There will be Chinese New Years events on Friday, January 31st at Roosevelt Park, between Grand and Hester Streets. There will be a firecracker ceremony and an afternoon of traditional and contemporary cultural performances. 11:00 am to 3:00 pm. Dance troupes will also parade through the main streets of Chinatown.
There will be a free Dragon Dance performance by Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company and National Dance Institute on February 1st from 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm on the Lincoln Center Josie Robertson Plaza.
The 15th Annual Chinatown Lunar New Year Parade & Festival takes place on Sunday, February 2nd. The parade begins at the intersection of Mott and Hester Streets and progresses along East Broadway, and up Eldridge to Forsyth.