Lancaster Business Improvement District Joins Us for Chinese New Year 2016

We’re incredibly grateful for the support and sponsorship by Lancaster Unlimited – Lancaster’s Business Improvement District.

Lancaster BID help promote the city centre working with local businesses and people in the area to showcase the city’s unique blend of vibrant cultural heritage, shopping and leisure!

To find out more about their work visit their website –

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Extended Programme Thanks to Arts Council England

Lancaster Chinese New Year Festival have expanded its programme thanks to Arts Council England.

2016 will see new events celebrating different forms of art and performance as part of it’s newly expanded festival programme…

Arts Workshops with Artist Pui Lee

Artist Pui Lee will be setting up studio at Lancaster City Museum as artists in residence in the run-up to Lancaster Chinese New Year over 4 days. She will be exploring the Chinese folktale of ‘Flower Dragon’ through papercraft and willow lantern making.

You will also get the opportunity to take part and learn new skills by creating your own piece and join the carnival on Sunday.

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Diao Chan: The Rise of the Courtesan

Produced by Red Dragonfly featuring a cast of BEA actors, this adaptation of classical Chinese literature for the stage by Ross Ericson is an epic story of lust, jealousy and revenge.

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One Week to Go till Chinese New Year!

Not long left till the start of 2015’s Chinese New Year Festival – here’s a look at what to expect with our Festival Programme booklet!

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Lebara Mobile presents Lancaster & Morecambe Chinese New Year Festival 2015

We are proud to announce that Lebara Mobile is 2015’s headline sponsors.


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