January 26, 2024

Plan Your Lunar New Year Celebrations in Houston

As the Lunar New Year approaches, it's time to plan your celebrations! 

Explore the exciting events happening in Downtown Houston next week.


Lunar New Year at POST

POST is celebrating the Lunar New Year, welcoming the Year of the Dragon. The celebration brings back Lunar New Year festivities to Downtown. Free to attend with RSVP.

For more information, click here.

Date: Sunday, February 4, 2024

Time: 11am-8 pm

Address: 401 Franklin St, 1400 


Radiant Nature, Presented by Reliant

Radiant Nature, presented by Reliant, features more than 50 larger-than-life installations inspired by the traditional Chinese lantern festival and perfect for lighting up your social media feeds. Houston's newest and most unique holiday light spectacular is open weekends from Nov. 17-Feb. 25 along with select weeknights from 6-10 p.m.

Highlights of Houston's newest & most unique holiday light spectacular include a football field-sized dragon, 50-foot pagoda, 100-foot magnolia tunnel, a walk-in kaleidoscope, and a Texas prairie with 10-foot bluebonnets along with lighted swings and other interactive exhibitions. Join us for an unforgettable experience perfect for the entire family or for date night, and see the Garden glow!

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Date: Open now until February 25, 2024

Address: 1 Botanic Lane


Lunar New Year at Helix Park 

Join us at Helix Park as we celebrate the Year of the Dragon, Lunar New Year. The Houston Botanical Garden will install two pieces from Radiant Nature: See the Garden Glow exhibit for the month of February, and Helix Park invites families to view these masterpieces on February 2 from 6 - 8 p.m. while participating in other Lunar New Year traditions. Lion dancing by Soaring Phoenix Dragon and Lion Dancing Association begins at 6:30 p.m., followed by arts and crafts with the Children's Museum Houston and Asia Society of Texas. Various restaurants will offer cultural-themed food and beverages for guests to experience. We hope your Year of the Dragon is peaceful, and we cannot wait to see you there!

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Date: Friday, February 6, 2024

Time: 6 - 8 pm

Address: 1885 Old Spanish Trail


Lunar New Year at Stomping Grounds

Usher in the Year of the Dragon at Stomping Grounds on Sunday, February 11, 2024 from 10:30-11:30am. Not to miss, Nu Vuong Hoa Binh LDT will put on a spectacular performance filled with vibrant colors, traditional dances, and cultural festivities. Welcome good fortune and prosperity together on Stomping Grounds' 8,000-square-foot green space and enjoy bites and beverages from one of Stomping Grounds' many dining options such as The Pho Fix, Rooster & Rice, and Himari.

This is a free, family-friendly event with convenient on-site parking.

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Date: Sunday, February 11, 2024

Time: 10:30-11:30 am

Address: 1207-1227 W 34th St. 


Lunar New Year at Discovery Green

A Lunar New Year celebration featuring Lee’s Golden Dragon and other performers, crafts, and food vendors. Presented in partnership with Han Narea. Sponsored by PNC Bank.

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Date: Sunday, February 11, 2024

Time: 5:00-7:00 pm

Address: 1500 McKinney Street



SOURCE: visithoustontexas.com

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