Friday 24th – Sunday 26th January
The Year of the Rat
The UK’s brightest celebrations. As the dark streets light up, welcome in the Year of the Rat. Featuring Manchester’s famous red lanterns, a glittering golden dragon, live performances and the legendary Dragon Parade.
Free Family Craft Workshops at Manchester Arndale
Manchester Confucius Institute
Exchange Court – Saturday 25 January 11:00 - 16:00
Once again, Manchester Arndale Centre will be transformed into a hive of creative workshops for families as part of Manchester’s Chinese New Year celebrations.
Manchester’s Centre for Chinese Contemporary Art
Exchange Court - Sunday 26 Jan 11:00 - 15:00
Join Manchester’s Centre for Chinese Contemporary Art (CFCCA) and artist Joey Yu to reinvent the Chinese New Year practice of making paper dragons.
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