Events - Event View
This is the "Event Detail" view, showing all available information for this event.
If the event has passed, click the "Event Report" button to read a report and view photos that were uploaded.
Chinese New Year
Friday, February 12, 2021, 12:00 PM until 12:30 PM
Taiwan, Republic of China
Registration is not Required
Chinese New Year (traditional Chinese: ????, ????; simplified Chinese: pinyin: nónglì xin nián, zhongguó xin nián) is the Chinese festival that celebrates the beginning of a new year on the traditional Chinese calendar or lunar calendar. The festival is commonly referred to as the Spring Festival (traditional Chinese: ??; simplified Chinese: ??; pinyin: Chun Jié) in China as the spring season in the lunisolar calendar traditionally starts with lichun, the first of the twenty-four solar terms which the festival celebrates around the time of. Marking the end of winter and the beginning of the spring season, observances traditionally take place from New Year’s Eve, the evening preceding the first day of the year to the Lantern Festival, held on the 15th day of the year. The first day of Chinese New Year begins on the new moon that appears between 21 January and 20 February.In 2021, the first day of the Chinese New Year will be on Friday, 12 February, which is the Year of the Ox