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The 13th arrondissement of Paris, celebrates Chinese New Year with two weeks of events from 20 January to 2 February 2020
The 13th arrondissement of Paris, celebrates Chinese New Year with two weeks of events from 20 January to 2 February 2020. Several days of festivities to the rhythm of exhibitions, lectures, performances, concerts and other festive ceremonies including the famous parade. This is the most important holiday for the Chinese and this tradition goes back to ancient times and its origin is related to the cycles of agricultural production. It begins on the first day of the first month of the lunar calendar, takes place over two weeks and ends with the Lantern Festival. 2020 Spring Festival or Chinese New Year falls on 25 January. The rat will replace the pig. In Chinese astrology, the rat is intelligence, vitality and versatility.
The program of the Spring Festival:
Thursday January 23
Inauguration of the Spring Festival festivities, Dance of the lions 6.15 p.m. Courtyard of the Town Hall
Concert Guo Gan and his Friends, fusion concert: Erhu, Jazz, World Music, Hip-Hop, Funk, Rock, Latin music 7 p.m. Salle des Fêtes
Monday January 27
Conference on Traditional Chinese Medicine: Yangsheng, the Art of Health
Spring, self massage and dietetics 7 p.m. Salle des Fêtes
Wednesday January 29
Round table and debate with the public - Identity and transmission 7 p.m. Salle des fêtes
Friday January 31
Concert 1001 bamboo vibrations 7 p.m. Salle des Fêtes
Saturday February 1
« 13e Fête » show 7 p.m. Salle des Fêtes
Exhibition of paintings and sculptures by Qixiang ZHOU - Poetic life
From January 20 to February 1 - Galerie Athéna et Antichambre
Exhibition of paintings by Yang YAN - Be serious II
From January 20 to February 1 - Galerie Bièvre
Sunday February 2
Big Chinese New Year parade 2 p.m. Departure from 44, avenue d'Ivry
Address: 1 Place d'Italie 75013
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