When is Chinese New Year 2023? Sunday, January 22
Chinese New Year 2023 falls on Sunday, January 22nd, 2023, and celebrations culminate with the Lantern Festival on February 5th, 2023.
How Long is Chinese New Year? 16 Days
Celebrations last up to 16 days, but only the first 7 days are considered a public holiday (January 22nd–January 29th, 2023).
Chinese New Year is celebrated by more than 20% of the world, and is the most important holiday in China.
Preparations for the new year begin on January 14th, 2023, and last until New Years Eve.
January 22nd–Feb 1st
Chinese New Year officially begins on January 22nd, 2023, and ends on February 1st.
Preparations begin the 2nd, and the Lantern Festival is held on February 5th.
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Red pockets, or 红包 (hóng bāo), are small red envelopes filled with lucky money and given to children.
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