Celebrants arrive for a special New Year party Saturday afternoon. (Photo by Jarret Liotta)

WESTPORT — The lunar calendar marked New Year’s this week, and AAPI Westport celebrated it.

Kids take part in a game of “Yut.” (Photo by Jarret Liotta)

Games, dance, food and demonstrations were all part of Saturday afternoon’s event, held at the Westport Weston Family YMCA.

Brady Walker, 13, of Westport, shows off a hanbok, a traditional Korean garment. (Photo by Jarret Liotta)
Board of Ed member Christina Torres and her daughter Rylee, 5, pose for a picture wearing some traditional Korean headgear. (Photo by Jarret Liotta)
Elle Yoon, 7, of Fairfield, plays the Takji game. (Photo by Jarret Liotta)
Julie Lau of New York City does a dumpling-making demo. (Photo by Jarret Liotta)
Yub Song of Cos Cob demonstrates how to play Je-Ghee-Cha-Ghi. (Photo by Jarret Liotta)
Jiwoo Kim, 3, of Ridgefield takes part in a game of Yut. (Photo by Jarret Liotta)