As the Lunar New Year approaches, celebrate Chinese New Year 2017 in Los Angeles with these events and things to do, from a century-old Chinatown parade to kids activities like paper-lantern making. Need to feed your belly for an auspicious year ahead? Slurp some of the city's best noodle dishes and cheap eats or check out our dim sum guide. Whether you're celebrating a long-running family tradition or experiencing the holiday for the first time, join the Chinese New Year festivities for a year of good luck and fortune.
When is Chinese New Year 2017?
Chinese New Year—and the Year of the Rooster—begins on Saturday, January 28, 2017.