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Chinese Lunar New Year | Fortitude Valley | 5 February

5 February @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Chinese Lunar New Year | Fortitude Valley

Experience Lunar New Year in the heart of the Valley and enjoy the unique flavours and vibrant culture. Why not book a table at one of the Valley’s top Asian restaurants to mark this auspicious occasion? Celebrations and the festivities are both fun and free. Expect traditional lion, dragon dances alongside roving street performers throughout the Brunswick Street Mall, Chinatown Mall, Bakery Lane and within various venues in the Valley precinct to welcome the Year of the Tiger.

Program – Brunswick Street Mall
6pm – Roving lion dance
6.15pm – Welcome and opening followed by lion eye dotting ceremony
6.30pm – Filipino Australian cultural dance
7pm – Journey to the West characters new year performance
7.20pm Chinese Grandma Yen comedy performance
8pm – Toko Ton Japanese drumming performance
8.20pm – Traditional tea ceremony performance
8.40pm – LED dragon dance

Program – Chinatown
6.30pm – Roving lion dance
7.15pm – Firecrackers
8pm – Roving lion dance
8.30pm – Firecrackers

Program – Bakery Lane
6pm – Roving Grandma Yen
7pm – Roving lion dance
7.15pm – Roving Journey to the West characters

Program – Other Fortitude Valley locations
7.15pm – Roving lion dance in Brunswick Street commencing at Fat Dumpling
7.45pm – Roving lion dance in Wickham Street commencing at Cathedral Village


5 February
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Fortitude Valley
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