This is a compilation of events celebrating Chinese New Year in Connecticut.
Wishing You Great Happiness And Prosperity (Mandarin)
Gong Xi Fa Cai, pronounced gong zee fah chai
Wishing You Great Happiness And Prosperity (Cantonese)
Gong Hey Fat Choy, pronounced gung hey fah choy
Chinese New Year Performance 2014by Wu Dang Kung Fu Academy
Monday January 27, 2014 6:30pm
1201 Boston Post Rd., Milford, Connecticut 06460
Followed by Dinner at "Lao Sze"
1585 Boston Post Rd
Milford, CT 06460
One of my personal favorite authentic Chinese restaurants in Connecticut.
March 2, 2014 at 4pm
80 East Ridge st
Ridgefield, CT 06877
The newest show from producer and world renowned impresario Danny Chang (Artistic Director for the Golden Dragon Acrobats), Cirque Ziva is a fast-paced, technically innovative and beautifully presented new show. The large cast and spectacular set designs illustrate the best of Chang's brand of artistic merit, high productive value and sold commitment to cultural exchange.
The best of a time honored tradition, some 25 centuries old, meets modern movement and expression in a gorgeous, innovative cirque performance. The Golden Dragons are recognized throughout the United States and abroad as one of the premiere Chinese acrobatic companies touring today. Their Broadway debut earned two Drama Desk Award nominations and audiences on five continents have sat in stunned amazement at their impossible feats. This is a show of spellbinding artistry that will entertain and delight audiences of all ages!
Annual Chinese Dinner Dance
Saturday, Jan 25 5:00p
1 1st Stamford Pl
Stamford, CT 06902
The Organization of Chinese Americans, Fairfield County Chapter (OCAFC) is holding its annual Chinese New Year Dinner Dance on Saturday, Jan 25th, at the Hilton Stamford Hotel & Executive Meeting Center in Stamford from 5:00 pm to 11 pm. Festivities begin with a Dragon Dance by students of the Chinese Language School of Fairfield County to herald in the Year of the Horse. Entertainment includes traditional dance by CLSFC students, performances by the OCAFC Chorus, renowned concert pianist Dr. Tienni Chen, and international award-winning violinist Richard Lin. Ten course feast, Raffles of popular products and services. And dancing to favorite hits!
The event is open to the public. Call Pauline at 203-966-0511 for questions.
New Haven, Connecticut
Lunar New Year with Lunarfest
Saturday, Feb 1 10:00a to 5:00p
Yale-China Association New Haven, CT
442 Temple st
New Haven, Connecticut 06511
Price All events are free and open to the public, but registration is required. To register and view the complete schedule of events, please visit www.yale.com
Age Suitability All Ages
Lunarfest, a day-long event offering cultural programs for adults and children of all ages, will take place on Saturday, February 1, 2014 in celebration of the Year of the Horse.
Lunarfest kicks off at 10:00AM with a lion dance on Whitney Avenue between Grove Street and Trumbull Street. Celebrate alongside the famed Wan Chi Ming Hung Gar Institute’s lion dance troupe as they bring good luck and prosperity to the New Haven merchants and community members.