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Chinese New Year is 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

Note: During a public holiday, government offices and most businesses are closed so people have a day off work.
WeekdayDateYearNameHoliday TypeWhere It is Observed
MonFeb 152010Chinese Lunar New Year's DayPublic Holiday 
ThuFeb 32011Chinese Lunar New Year's DayPublic Holiday 
MonJan 232012Chinese Lunar New Year's DayPublic Holiday 
MonFeb 112013Chinese Lunar New Year's DayPublic Holiday 
FriJan 312014Chinese Lunar New Year's DayPublic Holiday 
ThuFeb 192015Chinese Lunar New Year's DayPublic Holiday 
MonFeb 82016Chinese Lunar New Year's DayPublic Holiday 
SatJan 282017Chinese Lunar New Year's DayPublic Holiday 
FriFeb 162018Chinese Lunar New Year's DayPublic Holiday 

Quick Facts

Chinese New Year is the first day of the Chinese calendar, which is a lunisolar calendar mainly used for traditional celebrations.

Chinese Lunar New Year's Day 2018

Friday, February 16, 2018

2019 date to be announced


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Note: During a public holiday, government offices and most businesses are closed so people have a day off work.

List of dates for other years

Fun Holiday on February 16, 2019

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