Spring Festival Parade – Year of the Monkey
The Chinese New Year Parade will return for the 43rd time on Sunday, February 14th, 2016.
This signature event of Vancouver’s Chinatown will feature lion dances, cultural dance troupes, marching bands, martial arts performances and much more. This is an annual cultural extravaganza not to be missed.
The parade will begin at 11 am and proceed 1.3 kilometres from the Millennium Gate on Pender Street (between Shanghai Alley and Taylor Street). More than 70 groups totaling 3,500 people will march in the procession.