2017 Chinese New Year Celebrations in Las Vegas

Chinese New Year in Las Vegas

Las Vegas offers some of the best parties and events on 2017 Chinese New Year and Spring Festival. Join the celebrations here and make the new beginning of life more memorable.

Introduction to Las Vegas

Las Vegas also known as Vegas is located in Nevada state of USA. It is the most populous city of Nevada. It is internationally known as resort city. The city is famous for gambling, shopping, fine dining and nightlife. Mega casino hotels and entertainment associated with these are also very common in Las Vegas. It is known for subtropical hot desert climate. This climate is typically like the climate of Mojave Desert in which the city is located. The city is free of tornadoes and ice storms.

Most populous ethnic group of Las Vegas is non Hispanic whites. The economy of city is largely dependent on tourism and downtown casinos. Las Vegas has many museums which depict the rich culture and history of the city. The city celebrates many events around the year. First Friday is monthly celebration which includes arts, music and food.


Las Vegas is one the top tourist destinations in world. Some of the most visited places in the city are Bellagio, the Mirage, Fremont Street Experience, Stratosphere Las Vegas, Caesars Palace, Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, The Venetian Las Vegas, Mandalay Bay, Shark Reef at Mandalay Bay, New York-New York Hotel and Casino, Flamingo Las Vegas, Fremont Street, Adventuredome, Rio All Suite Hotel and Casino, Treasure Island Hotel and Casino, Golden Nugget Las Vegas, The Palazzo, Neon Museum, The D Las Vegas, Mob Museum, Cashman Center, Riviera, SLS Las Vegas, Four Queens and The Linq.

CNY celebrations

Chinese New Year in Las Vegas is coming in February 2016. It is the year of Monkey. The occasion of Chinese New Year is one of the longest and important celebrated event. Every resort and restaurant in Las Vegas transforms itself into hub of celebrations decorated with red colors and Chinese traditional lantersn, sometimes also depicting flowers like cherry blossom and peonies. Special dinners including Chinese cuisines are offered on the occasion in many restaurants in the region.

It is believed that people born during this year are mild mannered, shy, pessimistic and sympathetic. Chinese community in Las Vegas wear all red on the occasion and gift their children with presents and money which is wrapped in red envelopes to ensure good luck in the New Year. They decorate their homes and write a Chinese word “Fu” at the doors which will keep away the bad luck.

Accommodations for CNY

If money is not the issue than Las Vegas offers some of the best hotels and resorts to tourists for accommodations. Some of these places are The Venetian, The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, Trump International Hotel Las Vegas, Bellagio, Paris Las Vegas, Stratosphere Casino Hotel and Tower and The Palazzo.

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