Children of the Dragon

April 29, 2023 all-day


Bring the whole family to this popular celebration of Vietnamese culture!

Children of the Dragon
Saturday, April 29
9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. | 1:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Explore some of the rich Vietnamese traditions at this festive celebration. Don’t miss the thrilling Lion and Dragon dances from Yun Yee Tong USA – a spectacular favorite among museum visitors and staff. Make a dragon puppet, pose for a commemorative family photo in a xich-lo, and stop by the theatre to watch a short video to learn more about Vietnamese cultural heritage and the legend of Children of the Dragon.

Art Activity in the LeRoy Neiman Art Studio

Cities and Celebrations! What do celebrations look like in your city? What shapes, colors and patterns might you see? Help us celebrate by layering shapes to create new and exciting skylines in 3 dimensions!


Special thanks to our presenting sponsor:

This program was made possible, in part, by a Cultural Affairs grant from the City of San Jose.

Children’s Discovery Museum of San Jose is supported in part by an American Rescue Plan Act grant from the National Endowment for the Arts to support general operating expenses in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.



This celebration is created in partnership with the Museum’s Vietnamese Cultural Advisors.