Photo Story: Chinese New Year in Boston

January 29, 2012


This past Sunday Chinese Americans from around the greater Boston area gathered in Chinatown’s Phillips Square to celebrate the Year of the Dragon, which is the luckiest year in the Chinese zodiac. This annual event included traditional lions dancing and performances from different Asian cultural clubs. The streets were cleared in order for visitors to observe the cultural village and explore the shops and markets. The atmosphere was welcoming, allowing residents and visitors to explore these aspects of Chinese tradition.

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