Chinese New Year in Rome

Year of the Dragon 2024

The Chinese New Year festival in ROME will be a total event in art, traditions, entertainment and authentic flavors of Chinese cuisine! Traditional shows and numerous gazebos with authentic culinary delights will offer visitors the opportunity to taste traditional dishes in an engaging environment. 

The event will start on 17 February 2023, in the park of Piazza Vittorio Emanuele II in Rome, with cultural and culinary performances scheduled from 12:00 to 18:00.

February 18, 2024 will be the culmination of this extraordinary celebration. 

It will start at 11:00 in Piazza Vittorio Emanuele II, Rome, (at the height of Via Conte Verde) with a lively parade of dragons and lion dances, which will cross' Viale Manzoni and Via Principe Eugenio, ending at 12:30 in Piazza Vittorio Emanuele II.

At 13:00, the Chinese Ambassador and all Italian guests will be present for the beginning of the ceremony, a video of the Chinese New Year party will be screened and wonderful shows will be held.

Participants will have the opportunity to enjoy Chinese dishes, explore the gazebos dedicated to Chinese culture and connect with the Chinese community in Rome. The event of February 18 will end at 19:00.