6 Places to Celebrate Chinese / Lunar New Year in Denver 2023

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1. Truong An Gifts

Celebrate at 333 S Federal Blvd. with their annual street fair Saturday, January 14, through Saturday, January 21. There will also be performers on Saturday, January 28, and Sunday, January 29. 

You can see the Dragon 🐉 and Lion 🦁dances, firecrackers, ice carvings and martial arts performances. This event is free to attend.

🐲 2. Monkey Bar at Welton Room 🐲

Celebrate with Welton Room for Lunar New Year on Saturday, January 21, 2023. 1pm and 3pm.

They will be offering a selection of Lunar New Year inspired cocktails along with their signature cocktails

🪩 3. Shen Yun 🪩

Experience Shen Yun, a breathtaking performance from January 20-24 at the Ellie Caulkins Opera House. For 5,000 years, divine culture flourished in the land of China. Through breathtaking music and dance, Shen Yun is reviving this glorious culture. Get your tickets today!

🐉 4. 2023 Colorado Dragon Boat Film Festival 🐉

Join Denver Film as they host the only All Asian + Asian American Film Festival in Colorado.

At Sie Film Center

March 9th-12th, 2023

🦁 5. Lunar New Year Celebration and Night Market 🦁

Jade Mountain Brewery & Teahouse

Saturday, January 21, 2023, 2 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Kung Fu demonstrations (2:30 p.m.)

Lion Dancers (3 p.m.)

Night Market with Pop-Up Chefs 

⭐️6. Annual Chinese New Year Cultural Fair⭐️

A celebration of the art and culture of East Asia with a variety of educational displays and a marketplace of arts and crafts for purchase.

Entertainment includes dragon and lion dances, Kung fu demos, and music. Located at Southridge Recreation Center.