If you are planning to celebrate the Chinese New Year 2017 in Brooklyn, book your tickets and fly to New York City.
An introduction to Brooklyn
Brooklyn is the most populous and second largest borough out of five boroughs of New York City. it is located at the western end of Long Island and is adjacent to the borough of Queens. Official motto of Brooklyn is Eendraght Maeckt Maght which literally means strength lies in unity. Brooklyn considers blue and golden color as official colors of the borough. The theatre, cinema and literature of United States of America is largely influenced by Brooklyn. Typical New York accent is the one which is Brooklyn dialect.
Brooklyn academy of music is the most famous academy in world. It is known as Brooklyn Philharmonic. Second largest public collection of art is United States can be found in Brooklyn. There are many places in Brooklyn which should be visited for the sake of tourism. Among these Astroland, Coney Island, MCU Park, Brooklyn Bridge, Prospect Park Zoo, Prospect Park, Deno’s Winder Wheel Amusement Park, Green- Wood Cemetery, Luna Park Coney Island, New York Transit Museum, New York Bay, Coney Island Cyclone, Living Torah Museum, New York Aquarium and Music Hall Of Williamsburg are must visit places.
Chinese community is Brooklyn welcomes the New Year warmly. There are three China Towns in Brooklyn which make sure that the celebrations of Chinese New Year are classic and sparkling. On the Chinatown in Sunset Park, Chinese kids will perform. This event is free for everyone and open for public. The event also features firecracker show.
Chinatown also hold a magnificent parade featuring lion dances and dragon dances accompanied by Chinese traditional lanterns, food and festive. The parade is sometimes accompanied with bikers, firecrackers, music and drummers. The loud noises produced by firecrackers, music and drum beating haunt the evils and ward them off of the place.
Accommodations on CNY
There are many places in Brooklyn for tourist accommodation. Some of these are highly comfortable and affordable. NY Moore Hostel, Hotel Le Bleu, Best Western PLUS Arena Hotel, NU Hotel, Days Inn Brooklyn, Super 8 Brooklyn/ Park Slope Hotel, Days in Brooklyn and McCarren Hotel and Pool are some of the best places for accommodation in Brooklyn.