Chinese New Year

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Liverpool's Chinese New Year 2021 celebrations will be online.


The Year of the Ox will be celebrated online as Liverpool’s Chinese New Year activities go virtual for 2021.

From Friday 12 February a whole host of activities will be promoted online so that everyone can celebrate from the safety and comfort of their own homes.  

For three days (until Sunday 14 February), people will be able to enjoy creative workshops, photo galleries, music and dance performances as well as marital arts demonstrations. All this can be found online a

Programme of events 

Chinese Zodiac Storytelling 

Dance of the Golden Snake 

Family Dance Workshop

How to Celebrate Chinese New Year

Let's Discover Rap Chinese Style

Let's do Calligraphy 

Let's do Chinese Street Dance

Let's do Traditional Chinese Painting 

Let's Learn a Chinese Fan Dance

Let's Make Chinese New Year Decorations

Live Dance Peformance

The Black-E 

The Monkey King: Havoc in Heaven (1961) 大闹天宮

As well as the virtual celebrations, hundreds of Chinese lanterns will decorate Nelson Street in the heart of Chinatown and across the three nights buildings will be lit up red to mark the new year. These include Liverpool Town Hall, St George’s Hall, Cunard Building, George’s Dock building, Sefton Park Palm House, Bootle Town Hall and George's Dock Building. 

During the New Year period local cultural organisations Writing on the Wall and Pagoda Arts will also be working with the local community and artists from the CreArt network to develop a new Year of Ox inspired mural in the Chinatown area. More information on the new artistic addition will be revealed in the coming weeks.

You can follow the conversation on socials with #CNYLiverpool.

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