Celebrate Lunar New Year with Pearl River Mart!
Lunar New Year looks very different this year, but that doesn’t mean you can’t celebrate. Check out this line-up fun products, events, and virtual programming to help you ring in the Year of the Ox.
We have a wide variety of Lunar New Year decorations, snacks, and Year of the Ox items, but if you want a little bit of everything, you’ll love our Year of the Box Friendship Box. Also makes a great gift for those you can’t be with this Lunar New Year.
- How much: $50
- When: While supplies last
- Where: Our website
Lunar New Year Meal Friendship Box Add-On
Just because your Lunar New Year celebration is small this year doesn’t mean it can’t be festive. This year beloved neighborhood favorites (and Pearl River friends) Nom Wah, Jing Fong, and Dim Sum Go Go are your one-stop-shops for delicious family meals and Lunar New Year goodies and decorations with our Friendship Box add-on. To reserve yout Friendship Box, get your orders in by:
Plus! If you order a family meal from Nom Wah, you have the option of a bonus Pearl River Mart goody bag!
- How much: Varies
- When & Where: See above
We’re so pleased to be partnering with longtime friend and non-profit arts organization Think!Chinatown on their Tuan Yuan 團圓 Homecoming Box. Not only is it chock full of goodies, supplies, and gifts that pair with their wonderful virtual Lunar New Year programming, the proceeds will go directly toward their upcoming projects so they can continue their work of storytelling, arts, and neighborhood engagement.
- How much: Starts at $150
- When: Please order by Feb. 2. Boxes will ship Feb. 4 or 5.
- Where: Our website
UPDATE: The box has SOLD OUT! Thanks to everyone for your support!
Think!Chinatown is bringing the party home this year with their robust line-up of virtual Lunar New Year activities, including a tea tasting and talk, workshops on papercutting, storytelling pop-up art, how to make tang yuan, a traditional Chinese New Year dessert, and fa gao, or “prosperity cake” (the materials of which can be found in their Tuan Yuan 團圓 Homecoming Box) and a vinyl livestream party with DJ YiuYiu. While the programming is free or pay-as-you-wish, the proceeds go directly to help non-profit Think!Chinatown support their mission to build a stronger, more resilient Chinatown.
- How much: Free or pay-as-you-wish
- When: Feb. 9 to 25
- Where: Think!Chinatown’s site
DIY Lunar New Year Decorations at Chelsea Market
Come make your own Lunar New Year decorations at Chelsea Market. Materials and instructions will be provided in the area in front of our retail store on the main floor of the market. Over the course of two weeks, you’ll have the chance to learn how to make an origami ox envelope, ox bookmark, Chinese lantern, good luck character banner, paper fan, firecrackers, and lucky red envelopes. All ages welcome.
- How much: Free
- When: Feb. 10 to 21 at 12 p.m. each day
- Where: Outside of Pearl River Mart Retail at Chelsea Market, Main Level, 75 9th Avenue between 15th and 16th Streets
Happy Lunar New Year’s Eve! We’ll be celebrating on Feb. 11 with our MOCA family via their virtual Lunar New Year Family Festival. Enjoy zodiac arts and crafts, lively dance performances, and timeless tales inspired by Chinese and Chinese American New Year’s traditions.
- How much: Free
- When: Feb. 11 to 19
- Where: Their website
Lunar New Year Day Bonus Time
Ring in Lunar New Year Day on Feb. 12 with a 15% discount at our TriBeCa and Chelsea Market locations. (Excludes Pearl River Mart Foods and the purchase of gift cards. Cannot be combined with other promos. Does not apply to shipping. In-store purchases only.)
- How much: 15% off
- When: Feb. 12 during business hours
- Where: TriBeCa Flagship, Pearl River Mart (Upstairs) in Chelsea Market
Lunar New Year Lion Dancing and Special Outdoor Meal at Chelsea Market, hosted by Pearl River Mart Foods and Very Fresh Noodles
Enjoy a special Lunar New Year menu of noodles, baos, kimbap, dessert and bubble tea from Very Fresh Noodles and Pearl River Mart Foods’ featured vendors, Mao’s Bao, Kimbap Lab, and Tea & Milk. With reserved heated outdoor seating, diners will be in a prime comfortable viewing spot for a showstopping performance by renowned lion dance troupe, the incomparable Wan Chi Ming Hung Gar Institute Dragon and Lion Dance Team. Tickets available soon!
- How much: $150 meal for four; all with reserved outdoor heated seating and special New Year gift from Pearl River Mart
- When: Feb. 13, 12 P.M. and 2:30 P.M.
- Where: Outdoor seating at Chelsea Market, 16th Street
Welcome Kitsby Dessert Bar To Pearl River Mart Foods!
So excited to welcome our newest featured vendor! Kitsy Dessert Bar offers Asian-inspired baked goods and other sweet treats. Come by and try their Lunar New Year specials!
Can’t wait to see you in person or online! Until then, happy Year of the Ox!