Lunar New Year Festivals 2020 | Melbourne
Saturday, 25th January 2020 is New Year's Day
Melbourne plays host to a number of Chinese and Lunar New Year festivals in the CBD and suburbs.
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Melbourne Lunar New Year Festivals
Each venue offers its own unique festival theme, performances and food. Visitors will experience Chinese Lion Dance, Firecrackers, Traditional Folk Music, Dancers, Martial Artists and much more.
Ballarat - Chinese New Year at Sovereign Hill - *
Bendigo Chinese New Year Celebration - *
Box Hill - Market St and Whitehorse Rd - *
Doclands - Chinese New Year Dragon Boat Festival - *
Footscray East Meets West - Hopkins St - *
Glen Waverley - King's Way - *
Melbourne - Chinatown - Little Bourke Street - *
Melbourne - Chinese Museum - *
Melbourne - Crown - *
Melbourne - Queen Victoria Market - *
Point Cook Lunar New Year Festival - *
Preston Central & Preston Market - *
Richmond - Victoria Street Lunar Festival - *
Springvale - Buckingham Avenue - *
St Albans Lunar New Year Festival - *
* Dates TBA
Chinese New Year
According to Chinese Lunar calendar, the Chinese New Year Day is the new moon day of the first lunar month. The first lunar month is the second lunar month after the lunar month (11th lunar month) contains Winter Solstice, which is around December 23 in Gregorian calendar (western calendar). As a result, Chinese New Year Day might fall in the second half of January or the first half of February.
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Lunar New Year Festival's
When & Where
Date/s: Wednesday 22nd January 2020 - Wednesday 5th February 2020
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