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Chinese New Year

A riot of colour as Preston welcomes the Year of the Pig

The Flag Market and Harris Museum were awash with colour as Prestonians gathered to welcome in The Year of the Pig on Saturday. Crowds gathered to watch the traditional lion […]

6 months ago
Chinese New Year celebrations planned for Preston

Lion dance in the Flag Market The Year of the Pig is being marked in Preston. Chinese New Year celebrations are centred on the Harris. Chinese calligraphy, brush painting and finally learning the art of how […]

7 months ago
What’s happening in Preston for Chinese New Year

The dragon making its way to the Flag Market for Chinese New Year The dragon making its way to the Flag Market for Chinese New Year As the Chinese New Year begins, Preston is putting on a variety of events to help mark the […]

3 years ago
Puppet show to mark Chinese New Year in Preston

Chinese theatre comes to Preston A special Chinese New Year celebration is taking place in Preston. The Year of the Rooster is being marked with a show at 53 Degrees of Chinese puppetry. Guangzhou Art […]

3 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Watch the Chinese New Year parade in Preston

The dragon making its way to the Flag Market for Chinese New Year Preston came alive to the sounds of Chinese New Year on Saturday. A dragon parade dances its way from the Harris Museum to the Flag Market three times. Michael Casterton […]

4 years ago
How Chinese New Year is to be celebrated in Preston

Parade outside Preston's Markets Dragon dancing takes place on Preston Flag Market on Saturday to mark Chinese New Year. Three parades take place along with tai chi demonstrations as the year of the monkey […]

4 years ago
Prestigious Chinese New Year celebrations coming to 53 Degrees

53 Degrees will play host to Chinese New Year celebrations next week. A prestigious and colourful performance troupe will visit Preston to celebrate the occasion. The Chongqing Chuanju Theatre Chinese […]

4 years ago
Chinese New Year celebrated at Guild Hall

On Friday, the start of Chinese New Year was celebrated with a spectacular performance at Preston’s Guild Hall. The internationally renowned Nanjing Little Red Flower Art Troupe entertained local school children […]

6 years ago
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