Held in honor of the Lunar New Year, Boston’s Chinese New Year Parade marks the largest annual celebration within Boston’s Chinatown, home to the 3rd largest Chinese community in the U.S. It usually takes place on the 2nd Sunday after the beginning of Chinese New Year; following Saturday, January 25, 2020.
The Chinese New Year Parade moves through the streets of Chinatown and gives visitors a great opportunity to experience the culture and tradition of this country. Parade kicks off in Phillips Square and winds its way through the streets to Chinatown, enthralling all. With lion dancers, drums and cymbals, firecrackers, and great food, this is one event you and your family will not want to miss.