The Lunar New Year, commonly known as the Chinese New Year, is an annual holiday celebrated by many countries and cultures. Many variations of this holiday are observed in East Asia, Southeast Asia, South Asia, and Western Asia. This year, the Year of the Pig, occurs on Tuesday, February 5th. Colorado has multiple events in the coming weeks to celebrate the Lunar New Year:

Dinner Celebration
Empress Seafood, Denver
Saturday, Feb. 2, 5:00-7:30 PM
*Tickets: $40, $30 for students

2019 Colorado Chinese New Year Celebration
Denver Chinese School (DCS), Confucius Institute at Community College of Denver and Chinese American Foundation of Colorado (CAFC), Denver
Saturday, Feb. 2, 10:30 AM- 3:30 PM
*Tickets: $25
Further information can be found here.

OCA Colorado Gala & Cultural Fair
Salon Real Event Center, Denver
Saturday, Feb. 9, 4:30-8:30 PM
*Tickets: $30

CNY Party
Grand Hyatt, Denver
Saturday, Feb. 9, 5:30-11PM
*Tickets $250

Pacific Ocean Market Lion Dance
Saturday, Feb. 9, 2:30 PM
*FREE admission

Pacific Ocean Market Lion Dance
Sunday, Feb. 10, 12:00 PM
*FREE admission

Pacific Ocean Market Lion Dance
Sunday, Feb. 10, 2:30 PM
*FREE admission

Asian-Pacific Association of Longmont Chinese New Year Festival
Silver Creek High School, Longmont
Saturday, Feb. 16, 2:00-5:00 PM
*FREE admission