2017 Lunar New Year Parade and Chinese New Year Festival

The 2017 Chinese Lunar New Year is on January 28, 2017 which is Saturday. The last day of the Chinese New Year Festival is the Lantern Festival, which is the 15th lunar day of the first lunar month. The Lantern Festival Day is on February 11, 2017. Chinese communities in North America celebrates Chinese New Year Festival on different days. The schedules of Chinese New Year festival, carnival, party and parade are usually moved to the next or previous weekend after Chinese New Year's day in USA. Some special Lunar New Year celebration will hold earlier or one week later.

EventCityDate
San Francisco Chinatown New Year Events San FranciscoFebruary 11, 2017
Southwest Airlines Chinese New Year Parade San FranciscoFebruary 11, 2017
Golden Dragon Parade at Los Angeles Los AngelesFebruary 4, 2017
17th Chinatown New Year Parade & Festival Roosevelt Park, New YorkFebruary 5. 2017
Chicago China Town New Year Parade ChicagoFebruary 5, 2017
Houston Lunar New Year Celebration HoustonFebruary 4-5, 2017
Houston Lunar New Year Festival Houston HoustonJanuary 28, 2017
Monterey Park Lunar New Year Celebration Festival Monterey Park, Los AngelesJanuary 21-22, 2016
Alhambra Lunar New Year Celebration Alhambra, Los AngelesFebruary 11, 2017
San Gabriel Lunar New Year Celebration San Gabriel, Los AngelesJanuary 28, 2017
Asian American Expo Pomona, Los AngelesJanuary 14-15, 2017
Tet Festival Lunar New Year Costa Mesa, Orange, CAJanuary 27-29, 2017

Coming Chinese New Year Dates

The Chinese New Year always falls between January 20 to February 20 of the Gregorian calendar each year. According to the theory of the Chinese lunar calendar, Chinese New Year is the first lunar day of the firth lunar month. So the Chinese New Year's day is the new moon day. New moon days of different time zones might fall on different Gregorian calendar day. When people talk about the Chinese New Year, they talk about the calendar day of China time zone. In fact, The calendar of US time zones might have different Chinese New Year dates from the China time zone.

Chinese New Year Dates China Time Zone US PST Time Zone US EST Time Zone
Chinese New Year - God of Wealth January 31,2014
February, 19 2015
February,  8 2016
January, 28 2017
February, 16 2018
February,  5 2019
January, 25 2020
January 30,2014
February, 18 2015
February,  8 2016
January, 27 2017
February, 15 2018
February,  4 2019
January, 24 2020
January 30,2014
February, 18 2015
February,  8 2016
January, 27 2017
February, 15 2018
February,  4 2019
January, 24 2020
Chinese New Year Dates in Different Time Zones