Chinese New Year

Leuven will celebrate Chinese New Year with a colorful parade of dancing lions. The authentic lion dance will be marching down the Diestsestraat towards the Grote Markt, where you can drink ginger tea, play games or discover your own name in Chinese.


13h-14h: Ordination ceremony of the Chinese lions on the Martelarenplein

14h-15h: Parade with lion dance

15h-16h: Traditional Chinese drink and games on the Grote Markt

20h-21h: Chinese musical 'Listening to Qin' with English subtitles in aula Pieter De Somer, ticket (10€) are available online

General info

Saturday 9 February 2019
13:00 - 21:00
Nihao Leuven, Confucius Institute at GROUP T Academy
3000 Leuven
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