• Wed, 07 Feb 2024

    Lunar & Chinese New Year 2024

    Event by Sydney Campus

    Date and time

    1. Wed, Feb 7 2024, 12 - 1:30pm


    Level 1

    Lunar New Year is one of the most celebrated festivals in East and Southeast Asia including Vietnamese, Korean, among others. It is celebrated many days in the Gregorian calendar’s New Year.

    In 2024, Lunar New Year starts on 10 February. Chinese New Year (also known as Spring festival) is also observed on the same date this year in the Chinese lunisolar calendar. It is celebrated for 16 days and leads to celebration with lantern festival on the 24th February. Chinese New Year marks the transition between Chinese zodiac signs; this year is the Year of Dragon.

    Let’s all celebrate on campus with Southeast Asian cuisines and activities!

    Inviting all our students to join and celebrate these auspicious festivals and learn more about East and Southeast Asian cultures and traditions.

    We will be having activities such as making Chinese paper lanterns on campus.

    Lunch is on us!

    Let’s all start 2024 with fun memories, meeting new people and learning new things!

    Be part of MIT’s community!