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Chinese Lunar New Year's Day in Hong Kong

Chinese New Year marks 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. Every year is represented by a zodiac animal sign.

Picture of a typical long dragon float for the Chinese New Year
Chinese New Year is a festive occasion that calls for celebration in many places around the world.
Chinese New Year is a festive occasion that calls for celebration in many places around the world.
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About Chinese Lunar New Year's Day

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Chinese Lunar New Year's Day Observances

WeekdayDateYearNameHoliday Type
SatFeb 132010Chinese Lunar New Year's DayNational holiday
ThuFeb 32011Chinese Lunar New Year's DayNational holiday
MonJan 232012Chinese Lunar New Year's DayNational holiday
SunFeb 102013Chinese Lunar New Year's DayNational holiday
FriJan 312014Chinese Lunar New Year's DayNational holiday
ThuFeb 192015Chinese Lunar New Year's DayNational holiday
MonFeb 82016Chinese Lunar New Year's DayNational holiday
SatJan 282017Chinese Lunar New Year's DayNational holiday
FriFeb 162018Chinese Lunar New Year's DayNational holiday
TueFeb 52019Chinese Lunar New Year's DayNational holiday
SatJan 252020Chinese Lunar New Year's DayNational holiday

Quick Facts

Chinese New Year is the first day of the New Year in the Chinese calendar, which predates the Gregorian calendar.

Chinese Lunar New Year's Day 2016

Monday, February 8, 2016

Chinese Lunar New Year's Day 2017

Saturday, January 28, 2017

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List of dates for other years

Fun Holiday on February 8, 2017

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