1330 Maryland Avenue SW
Kicking-off the Lunar New Year, Mandarin Oriental, Washington D.C. invites you to their traditional celebration where you will enjoy a 20-minute performance of the annual Lion Dance from local group, Tai Yim Kung Fu. A hotel tradition, the dance is a much sought-after celebration where guests and employees share in the prosperity and good luck of feeding the lion lucky red packets. The Empress Lounge will honor the Year of the Pig with a specialty cocktail including bacon infused gin with bacon garnish. The traditional celebration begins at 5:00 p.m.