Chinese Benevolent Association of Vancouver

Free Chinese New Year events

Gong Hey Fat Choy ????. Chinese New Year is upon us and there are many ways to celebrate the Year of the Rooster in Metro Vancouver and Victoria with the whole family.

Below are all free family-friendly events to ring in the New Year. From Lion Dances to lantern making, it’s sure to be fun.

Burnaby

Lunar New Year Paper Crafts
Burnaby Public Library – McGill
Saturday, January 28, 2017
12:30 pm – 1:30 pm

Crystal Mall Chinese New Year Celebration
Crystal Mall
Sunday, January 29, 2017
12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Lunar New Year in The Heights
Hastings Street (between Gamma and Boundary)
Saturday, February 4, 2017
2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Richmond

Aberdeen Centre’s Chinese New Year Flower & Gift Fair 2017
Aberdeen Mall
Saturday, January 21 – 28, 2017
Mall hours

Countdown Night to Chinese New Year of the Rooster
Aberdeen Mall – Central Atrium
Friday, January 27, 2017
8:30 pm to 12:10 am

Aberdeen Centre’s Golden Dragon and Lion Dance
Aberdeen Mall – Outdoor Courtyard
Saturday, January 28, 2017
11 am

Chinese New Year Celebration
Yaohan Centre
Saturday, January 28, 2017
12 pm

Lion Dance Performance
McArthurglen Vancouver
Saturday, January 28, 2017
1 pm, 2 pm, and 3 pm

Chinese New Year at Tsawwassen Mills
Tsawwassen Mills
Saturday, January 28, 2017
4 pm

Chinese New Year Festival
Dharma Drum Mountain Vancouver Center
Saturday, January 28 – 29, 2017
1:30 pm  – 3:30 pm

Chinese New Year Cultural Showcase Celebration
Aberdeen Mall – Central Atrium
Saturday, January 28 – 29, 2017
Various Times

Chinese New Year Show
Yaohan Centre 2nd floor
Saturday, February 4, 2017
1:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Vancouver

Lunar New Year at Lonsdale Quay
Lonsdale Quay Market
Saturday, January 28, 2017
1 pm – 4 pm

The 44th Vancouver Chinatown Spring Festival Parade
Millennium Gate on Pender Street (between Shanghai Alley and Taylor Street)
Sunday, January 29, 2017
11 am

Year of the Rooster Temple Fair
Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden
Sunday, January 29, 2017
10 am – 4 pm

Celebrating Chinese New Year of Rooster
International Village Mall
Saturday, January 28 – 29, 2017
Various times and events

Get Lucky: An Art Show
Fortune Sound Club
Sunday, January 29, 2017
12 pm – 4 pm
Free to attend with Eventbrite ticket:
http://bit.ly/2hedeq2

Chinese New Year Celebration along Hastings Street
2200-2700 Block of Hastings Street
Friday, February 3, 2017
11:30 am

Victoria

The Annual Lion Dance in Chinatown 
the Gates of Harmonious Interest on Fisgard St
Sunday, January 29, 2017
11 am – 2 pm

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