Chinese New Year Madrid 2019
Chinese New Year Madrid
Chinese New Year 2019 celebrates the upcoming "Year of the Pig" according to the 4000 years old Chinese calendar, as one of the world’s most prominent festivals. Coinciding with the beginning of the crop cycle, Chinese New Year says goodbye to the winter and welcomes a new season, which is why it is also known as the “Spring Festival”. If you are visiting Madrid, get the most unique experience with BE Apartment in the best luxury apartments in Madrid and other famous cities, for your security, pleasure and comfort.
Untill February 24, Chinese New Year 2019 includes a varied cultural and leisure program with activities organized by the Chinese Embassy, such as Chinese cooking masterclass, the exhibition on the culture of the Chinese Horoscope, the Chinese New Year concert, the Reading Club China Between the Lines and the Chinese film series.
Like every year, the dragons leave Asia and parade around the streets of Madrid thanks to the Great Chinese New Year Parade, where youc an enjoy live music and cool decorations. As a part of the program, you can also visit the ceremony of the Lantern Festival and the already traditional Chinese New Year Fair (on February 23 ad 24) where you can find craftworks and a great variety of Chinese products, as well as Chinese and Spanish cultural associations and organizations.
If you want to learn more about all the Chinese culinary treasures, be sure to visit the culinary days featuring more than a dozen restaurants famous for top quality ingredients, authentic dishes and professional service.Chinese New Year 2019 is the year of the pig, so the restaurants participating in China Taste will feature typical menus that will include pork dishes paying tribute to that animal. The Chinese haute cuisine restaurants participating in the culinary days will offer special festive menus untill February 24, to promote typical Chinese dishes at affordable prices.