The 2013 Golden Dragon Parade and Chinese New Year Festival (February 16 and 17, 2013) is free to attend, although the festival food may entice you to open your wallet. Ad the largest Chinese New Year celebrations in Los Angeles County you’ll also get your fill of floats, dancers, bands, firecrackers, and the famous Giant Dragons.
WHAT: The 114th Golden Dragon Parade and Chinese New Year Festival are both free. Info: www.lagoldendragonparade.com.
WHEN: Golden Dragon Parade – February 16, 2013, 1-3pm. Chinese New Years Festival – February 16 – 17, 2013, 10am – 9pm.
WHERE: Parade route along Hill and Broadway Streets through Los Angeles’ Chinatown. Festival – along Broadway Street in Chinatown.