Lunar New Year

The Friends of the Rail Park, Asian Arts Initiative, and PCDC invite you to celebrate the Lunar New Year Hong Kong-style — with a flower market to usher in growth for the year!

Everyone is welcome, so come dance with a dragon, try some themed brews, learn calligraphy, sip delicious coffee, and party with your neighbors!

Saturday, February 8 (Rain date February 9)

Rail Park Phase I — 12th & Callowhill
Noon to 3 pm
Philadelphia Suns Lion Dance 2-3 pm

Interested in volunteering? We could use your help! Sign up at:

Flower vendors:

  • Flowers from Ravey – dried flowers
  • 25th and Ivy – wreaths, clay pots, floral designs
  • Jollifier – floral arrangements

Food & beverage:

  • Indonesian food from SoPhiE food truck Seamaac, Inc.
  • QT Vietnamese Sandwich
  • Vietnamese coffee from Càphê Roasters
  • Lunar New Year brews from Triple Bottom Brewing Company


  • Calligraphy lessons by Five Spice Philly
  • Murals on the Move MuralArts of Philadelphia
  • Restorative Justice Program from Mural Arts Philadelphia

This event is hosted in collaboration with Friends of the Rail Park, Philadelphia Chinatown Development Corporation, and Asian Arts Initiative as part of the Parks for Chinatown initiative. With support from:

Lantern sponsors:

  • Callowhill Neighborhood Association
  • 13th St Kitchens
  • Wolf Building
  • Shelly Electric

Gold sponsors:

  • Tina’s Nail & Spa