What there is to know
- Lunar New Year Celebration at Disney California Adventure
- 21 Jan-Feb 13, 2022; entertainment included with park entry (food is extra)
- “Mulan’s New Year’s Procession”, Disney characters in traditional costume, themed food and drink, and more.
Lunar New Year Celebration: So many sweet and festive events focused on the Year of the Tiger will be popping up in Southern California in the weeks ahead, including this joyful, multi-week event at Disney California Adventure. Raya from “Raya and the Last Dragon” will debut at the theme park, while a Lunar new year Marketplace will offer rolls, noodles, hearty dishes, refreshing drinks and delicious desserts. What about the much-loved and enchanting “Mulan’s New Year’s Procession” for dragons? The popular parade is also back, until February 13, 2022.
“Tupac Shakur: Wake me up when I’m free”: The long-awaited experience celebrating the life and work of the iconic artist “…will delve into the greater significance of his groundbreaking activism, music and art,” while showcasing a host of artifacts associated with the legendary artist, including several pieces that have never been exhibited. previously. The place? It’s all happening at Canvas @ LA Live, select days through Sunday, May 1. In addition to artifacts, contemporary art, moving musical selections and cutting-edge technology will enhance the immersive atmosphere of the experience.
Los Angeles Art Exhibition: New ideas? They can truly invigorate us, expand our personal reach, and positively propel us into the future. Art is one of the primary means of encountering new notions, and this contemporary convention of creators, galleries and in-the-know fans has long celebrated what’s to come. You can find exhibits galore at the Los Angeles Convention Center, works of art that can be admired, pondered, and even purchased. Keen to take a virtual tour of the show, which adds pictorial spice to the DTLA destination until January 23? You can do it here.
Knott’s PEANUTS Celebration: The wise and winning characters from Charles Schulz’s universe have found a happy home at Buena Park theme park for decades, but a special spotlight shines on Snoopy, Woodstock and Charlie Brown each winter at this annual jamboree. Cartoon fun festivities will bring joy from January 22 to March 6, with a new stage show, a train ride to Beagle Bonanza, drawing workshops and photo opportunities with characters, like Pigpen. As well? There are so many themed treats, including a Linus-inspired lavender lemonade.
Pasadena Cheeseburger Week: For lovers of meat sandwiches, especially those filled with scrumptious dairy products, it’s always a cheeseburger week somewhere. But this celebration officially kicks off in Crown City on January 23, all to pay homage to the foodie favorite that got its start in Pasadena nearly a century ago. Several restaurants will be offering special cheeseburgers in honor of the quirky Restaurant Week, while other locations will be offering deals. And the warmest part of the event? Maybe that’s it: fans have a chance to make their voices heard at the Cheeseburger Challenge.