Spring Festival Eve in China
Quick FactsChinese New Year is the first day of the New Year in the Chinese calendar, which predates the Gregorian calendar.
|Spring Festival Eve||English|
|Vorabend des Neujahrsfestes||German|
Alternative nameChinese New Year's Eve
Spring Festival Eve 2014Thursday, January 30, 2014
Spring Festival Eve 2015Wednesday, February 18, 2015
List of dates for other years
Chinese New Year is celebrated worldwide to mark the first day of the New Year in the Chinese calendar, which differs from the Gregorian calendar. It is also known as the Spring Festival or the Lunar New Year and celebrations can last for about 15 days.
The Chinese New Year for 2014 is on January 31 and marks the start of the Year of the Horse.
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Spring Festival Eve Observances
|Wed||Feb 6||2008||Spring Festival Eve||National holiday|
|Sun||Jan 25||2009||Spring Festival Eve||National holiday|
|Sat||Feb 13||2010||Spring Festival Eve||National holiday|
|Wed||Feb 2||2011||Spring Festival Eve||National holiday|
|Sun||Jan 22||2012||Spring Festival Eve||National holiday|
|Sat||Feb 9||2013||Spring Festival Eve||National holiday|
|Thu||Jan 30||2014||Spring Festival Eve||Observance|
|Wed||Feb 18||2015||Spring Festival Eve||National holiday|
|Sun||Feb 7||2016||Spring Festival Eve||National holiday|
|Fri||Jan 27||2017||Spring Festival Eve||National holiday|
|Thu||Feb 15||2018||Spring Festival Eve||National holiday|
|Mon||Feb 4||2019||Spring Festival Eve||National holiday|
|Fri||Jan 24||2020||Spring Festival Eve||National holiday|
Other holidays in January 2014 in China
- New Year's Day ―Wednesday, January 1, 2014
- Special Working Day ―Sunday, January 26, 2014
- Chinese New Year ―Friday, January 31, 2014
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