For 2019, there is going to be a lot more than just dumplings and noodles on your plate here at Universal Studios Hollywood™. So, without further ado, here are some things you should add to your Lunar New Year checklist.

Join in on the Character Drawing Activity

Lunar New Year Dreamworks Sketch 2019

Are you the next Vincent Van Gogh or maybe a master of whiteout? Either way, this is an activity for all ages and skills! The talented instructors will draw out the hidden artist in everyone. Which one of the Furious Five do you want to draw the most?

Take a Picture with Your Favorite Characters

Lunar New Year Event 2019 Po and Tigress

Document the most epic start of the year with your favorite characters. Tigress might get a little feisty with Po, but she’ll definitely get him in line to take a picture with you.

Visit Ping’s Noodle Shop

Mr Ping - Lunar New year 2019

Did you know that Po’s dad makes the BEST food? His noodle shop is drool-worthy. You better bring a Po-sized appetite because you won’t be able to choose between Po’s Dumplings, Secret Ingredient Stir-Fry Noodles, and more.

Enjoy the Jade Palace Performance Stage

Po Kung Fu Panda - Lunar New Year 2019

Check out the Live Cultural Performance on the Jade Palace Performance stage. Po will reveal the beauty of Kung Fu at his Dragon Warrior’s Kung Fu Training Show. This show is as captivating as the Wuxi Finger Hold.

Hang a Wish on the Wishing Tree

Wishing Tree Lunar New Year 2019

Hang your wish on the Wishing Tree so you will have good fortune this year.

Practice Mandarin with Megatron

Mandarin Speaking Megatron - Lunar New Year 2019

If your Mandarin is a bit rusty, hang out with Megatron at the Universal Plaza front archway. He’ll help you brush up on your Mandarin, but careful you don’t swear your undying allegiance to the Decepticons by accident!

Special Appearance from Hello Kitty

Hello Kitty - Lunar New Year 2019

Don’t leave without saying hello to Hello Kitty at the Animation Studio Store. Her Chinese-inspired red dress will be sure to pop in your selfie together.

These highlights will leave you feeling like you are part of the Furious Five. So, kick it into high gear and celebrate the Lunar New Year at Universal Studios Hollywood™ today.