Chinese Lunar New Year 2017 is Year of the Rooster and runs from January 28 through February 15. Traditionally, the New Year marks the start of a new beginning where grudges are put aside and accounts are settled. There are many places around the San Diego area to celebrate!
San Diego Tet Festival, January 27-29, Mira Mesa Community Park, 8575 New Salem Street
This popular free event includes the historic lion dances, traditional music and singers, a royal procession, a wedding procession, a rice drum dance, and Miss Vietnam Pageant. Go to http://www.sdtet.com/ for full schedule.
Lunar New Year Tet Festival, February 3-5, Qualcomm Stadium, 9449 Friars Road
This celebration includes shows, games, carnival rides, a beer garden and Pho eating contest! Adults $6, kids $4. Go tohttp://lunarnewyearfestival.org/for tickets and information.
San Diego Chinese New Year Fair, February 11-12, Downtown in the Asian Thematic Historic District, 3rd Avenue and J Street
This annual free festival is in its 35th year. There is lots of entertainment including the traditional lion dances, martial arts demonstrations, and activities for the kids such as lantern making and calligraphy. See http://sdcny.weebly.com/entertainment.html for full schedule of events.
Jasmine Seafood Restaurant, January 28-29, February 4-5, 4609 Convoy Street
Lucky lion dancers will be performing through the restaurant to spread cheer and blessings. See http://jasmineseafood.com/event/lucky-lion-dancer-performances-2017/ for performance times and to find out about their Lunar New Year Multi Cultural Charity Gala on February 3.
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