UCCA Beijing

UCCA Touching China Series: Winter Solstice

10:00 - 11:30

Location:  UCCA Salon
Language:  In Chinese only

About This Program

Though often overlooked, the winter solstice is one of the most important days in the Chinese lunar calendar. The festival marks the shortest day of the year in the northern hemisphere.

In this activity, Ji Chao will teach kids about the winter solstice and how it is celebrated in China: winter folk drawings, eating dumplings, and other interesting customs.

UCCA Touching China Series: Zhi-Xing Hall

This series gives children the opportunity to explore traditional Chinese culture. By looking at ancient Chinese culture, from classical poems to festival customs, participants can learn about the past and appreciate the art of life.

Reservation required.

Please call +86 10 5780 0200 from Tuesday to Friday 11:00-18:00 to book. Please note that you may only book one seat at a time. Members can also book by sending an email to members@


Recommended for children aged 5-9.

All materials provided.

Doors close 15 minutes after event begins. No late entry.


Ji Chao (National Academy of Chinese Theatre Arts)