Beautiful Chinese New Year Celebrations Around the World
Let the year of the rat begin!
Revelers all across the globe will come together to mark the start of a new year on the traditional Chinese calendar, which begins on the new moon between January 21 and February 20. This year, that moon will hit on Saturday, January 25, kicking off the Year of the Rat. People will eat, drink, and be merry together while upholding some seriously bright and cheerful Chinese traditions. And, because the Chinese Diaspora reaches far and wide—so do the parties.
Here are nine places around the globe where you can celebrate the Chinese New Year this weekend.