Ring in the Lunar New Year in Chicago! The city is welcoming the Year of the Rabbit from Jan. 22 through Feb. 5, 2023. Enjoy colorful parades, cultural celebrations, dining specials, shopping offers, and more. Explore some of the top things to do during Lunar New Year in Chicago.
Lunar New Year in Chicago
Year of the Rabbit, Jan. 22 – Feb. 5
Lunar New Year parades
Kick off the celebrations with a free evening concert featuring pipa master Yang Wei, zhong ruan artist Tzu-Tsen Wu, the Jade Chinese Music Ensemble, and more. Advanced ticket reservations are recommended.
Close out the Chinese New Year season as Preston Bradley Hall is transformed into a lively Chinese marketplace featuring lion dance, music, dance and more by some of Chicago’s most illustrious performers, and enjoy food, calligraphy, puppets, a selfie booth, trinkets and more.