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(Photos) Chinatown Celebrates Year of the Rat with Lunar New Year Parade

Local photographer Roger Bultot shared some great photos from Sunday's Lunar New Parade in Chinatown. It's been a tough holiday season for the community, as unfounded fears about the new coronavirus have kept many people away from the neighborhood.

Photos: A Bone-Chilling Lunar New Year Parade in Chinatown

It was brutally cold for yesterday's Lunar New Year Parade in Chinatown. But parade participants and spectators were mostly undeterred from celebrating the Year of the Monkey. These photos were taken by Aria Hangyu Chen, a student at Columbia...

Photos: Lunar New Year Parade 2015 in Chinatown

Thousands of people lined the streets of Chinatown and the Lower East Side yesterday to celebrate the Year of the Ram. After Saturday's snow storm, sidewalks were a slushy mess, but Sunday's weather was beautiful for the annual Lunar...

Chinatown’s Lunar New Year Parade Takes Place Feb. 22

Mark your calendars for the Year of the Ram/Goat/Sheep.  Chinatown's Lunar New Year festivities get underway next Thursday, Feb. 19. On that day, the annual Firecracker Festival takes place in Sara D. Roosevelt Park at 11 a.m. (Grand Street &...

Photos: Chinatown’s Lunar New Year Parade

It was a gorgeous day (how things change in 24 hours) in Chinatown yesterday for the 15th annual Lunar New Year Parade, a production of the Better Chinatown Society. Tim Schreier got some great shots from the festivities, as...

Chinese New Year: Firecracker Ceremony and Parade Coming Up This Week

Two of the neighborhood's largest and most colorful events are back this week.  As you probably know, it's the Year of the Horse.  The Lunar New Year is being celebrated in Chinatown. On Friday at 11 a.m., the Better Chinatown...

Lunar New Year Parade Snakes Through Chinatown!

It was cold and windy yesterday afternoon, but that didn't stop New Yorkers from coming out to watch the annual Chinese Lunar New Year Parade.  Crowds lined the streets in Chinatown and the Lower East Side to celebrate the...

Scenes From Chinatown’s Lunar New Year Parade

According to the Better Chinatown Society, the event sponsor, yesterday's Lunar New Year Parade in Chinatown drew more than 400,000 spectators. We took in the sights and sounds along Mott Street, just barely surviving the press section mosh pit...
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Photo: Sara D. Roosevelt Park. Some of the headlines that caught our eye in the past week: --The NYPD cracked...
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