Chinese New Year Celebrations 2019
Celebrate the Year of the Pig!
London’s annual Chinese New Year celebrations are the largest outside Asia, attracting hundreds of thousands of people.
Expect large crowds descending on Gerrard Street, Wardour Street and Lisle Street, to watch the traditional dragon dance, and sample the delicious food on offer in a multitude of restaurants!
The festivities kick off with a vibrant parade in and around Chinatown, followed by spectacular free stage performances in Trafalgar Square. Explore the surrounding area to enjoy martial art displays, family-friendly cultural activities, music shows and traditional Chinese street food in the different zones dotted around the West End, before making your way back to Trafalgar Square for the big finale.