When? January 28 2017 (with events running until February 15)
What? The annual Chinese New Year celebrations and parades.
Where? All over Paris, including the Quartier Chinois and the Marais
2017’s Year of the Rooster celebrations – a zodiac sign known for trustworthy and responible attitude – promises to be just as spectacular as ever. Parades, spectacles and swathes of bright colours are guaranteed for 2017’s Chinese New Year celebrations in Paris, which this year falls on January 28. Take a browse through our events guide below for the full lowdown.
And of course, Chinese New Year wouldn't be the same without the very best of Paris’s Chinatown and Chinese cooking – not forgetting the Vietnamese, whose Têt Nguyên Dán falls on the same day.