Gung Hay Fat Choy 恭禧發財 – Happy New Year
Chinese New Year is actually today, 19th February 2015 and we welcome in the year of the goat. For good luck wear red, make some noise to ward off evil spirits and refrain from brushing up today, as this is considered bad luck. For further details on how to improve your Feng Shui and luck this year go to www.wofs.com.
The real celebrations in Liverpool take place on Sunday 22nd February in Chinatown. It’s a brilliant day out for the whole family with markets, street parades and plenty of loud bangs from the many firecracker displays.
Sunday 22nd February 2015
11.00am Chinese New Year Market Starts (Great George Street)
12.00 noon Dragon & Lion Street Parades (Chinatown)
1.00pm Spectacular Firecracker Display (Great George Square)
Why not round the day off with a Chinese meal? It’s extremely busy, so its best to reserve your table in advance. There is also a lovely Chinese restaurant on Lark Lane, Chy, who also have a takeaway menu. Lark Lane Fish and Chips and Andy’s Fish and Chips also have Chinese takeaway menus.