Lunar & Chinese New Year 2024

Celebrate the Year of the Dragon February 10 - 24, 2024

Here are some opportunities to be festive and joyful in and around Boston.

Events and Activities

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Boston Chinatown Tours Jul 24

Chinatown can be intimidating for outsiders. Travelers and locals alike rave about the food, fun and fables, insights gained as current issues are explored in historical context. Traditional and modern treats, from BBQ to fresh fruit, pastries, dim sum. Explore secret nooks…

Year of the Dragon by Ponnapa Prakkamakul Jul 24
  • Auntie Kay and Uncle Frank Chin Park
  • Recurring daily

The Rose Kennedy Greenway Conservancy is excited to announce its collaboration with artist Ponnapa Prakkamakul on a new public art installation, Year of the Dragon, which will debut in early 2024. The project draws inspiration from Chinese dragons, deities associated with water…

Stay tuned for more upcoming events!

Asian-inspired Dining

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  • 55 Northern Avenue
  • (617) 295-0001

Operated by the award-winning Big Night Entertainment Group, Empire Asian Restaurant and Lounge is located on Fan Pier in the sought-after Innovation District of Boston’s Seaport neighborhood just steps from the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center. The stunning Imperial…

  • 16 North Street
  • (857) 991-1483

Koy, in bustling downtown Boston, is located next to the historic Faneuil hall marketplace. Koy offers Asian fusion cuisine as well as traditional Korean dishes. Koy serves specialty hand crafted cocktails and boasts an extensive bourbon and scotch collection. The kitchen is open…

  • 660 Washington Street
  • (857) 350-3968

A modern, contemporary Asian fusion restaurant serving a combination of Chinese, Japanese, and Thai cuisine. Our most special is the Mongolian Hot Pot, which has become a trend all over the world. Dine Out Boston is August 4-17, 2024 See amenity tab for more information.

  • 270 Third Street
  • (617) 945-0907

Contemporary Chinese restaurant and bar introducing authentic Hunan cuisine in Cambridge, MA with lunch, dinner plus Baijiu, wine, sake and cocktails. Outdoor dining is available! See amenities below for more information. Dine Out Boston is August 4-17, 2024 See amenity tab for…

  • One Broadway
  • (857) 770-3388

Red 8's diverse menu masterfully blends the flavors of China with Western technique to create singularly delicious cuisine. Along with Cantonese and dim sum classics, you'll find flavors of Shanghai and Sichuan as well as our decadent Peking-style Duck or Ginger-Scallion steamed…

  • Faneuil Hall Marketplace
  • (617) 742-9242

A modern take on an Asian experience from bowl to soul inspired by the best of Asia from craft cocktails to signature ramens. Our bowls are created with a modern and nourishing twist. Wagamama is a vibrant, social and egalitarian way of eating that feeds both the body & soul…

  • Prudential Center
  • (617) 778-2344

A modern take on an Asian experience from bowl to soul inspired by the best of Asia from craft cocktails to signature ramens. our bowls are created with a modern + nourishing twist Wagamama is a vibrant, social + egalitarian way of eating that feeds both the body + soul.

Podcast: A tour of Chinatown just in time for Lunar New Year with Boston Chinatown Tours!

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Meet Boston CEO Martha Sheridan sits down with Jacqueline Church, Founder of Boston Chinatown Tours, to discuss the culture, history, art and food scene that define Boston’s ever-evolving Chinatown, as well as plans for Lunar New Year celebrations in the neighborhood.