Welcoming the Year of the Rooster

The Chinese New Year is a time to reflect on our past accomplishments and look forward to the year ahead as family and friends gather to celebrate old and new traditions. For me, it is a special occasion because I have the opportunity to spend quality time with my family as well as the Vaughan […]

Vaughan celebrates traditions of Chinese New Year

Annual festival focuses on good food and fortune Chinese New Year, also known as Lunar New Year or Spring Festival, is one of the most vibrant celebrations in the Chinese calendar. The holiday is an experience for the senses, marked by costumes, decorations, lively parades, brilliant lights and the crack, hiss and pop of firecrackers. […]

Vaughan welcomes the Year of the Monkey

Chinese New Year: a celebration of diversity and culture We are so fortunate to live in a city where there are many opportunities throughout the year to celebrate the different cultures and diversities that make us special. Each year, I take part in organizing the City of Vaughan’s Chinese New Year event at City Hall […]