The Lunar New Year begins this Friday. It is known by many names around the world, including the Spring Festival; the Lantern Festival, Chinese New Year; Shogatsu (Japan); Tet (Vietnam); Seolial (Korea); and many other New Year’s observances in Asia. People in Canada, especially people of Asian descent, will join with people around the world to celebrate the Year of the Dog.
Find out more:
- Lunar New Years Around the World
- CBC Vancouver
- Chinese Benevolent Association of Vancouver
- Vancouver Parade
- Lunar New Year Festival