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Celebrate the Year of the Pig in the heart of Parramatta

One of Sydney's biggest Lunar New Year celebrations returns on Friday 15th February for an all-night extravaganza!

Lunar New Year Parramatta is back with more tantalising food and beverage stalls, live stage entertainment, interactive workshops for all ages and so much more! There's no better place to ring in the Year of the Pig than in the heart of Parramatta.

Lunar New Year in Parramatta. Photo by Jay La Photography

All the action will kick off from 5pm at Centenary Square, Parramatta.

Come along with your friends and family and enjoy:

  • Main stage entertainment: MC Andy Trieu from SBS's PopAsia will introduce traditional and contemporary performances including a Dragon and Lion dance, drumming, fan dancing and a K-Pop showcase.

  • Roving performers: God of Fortune and Korean Traditional Percussion Group Performances Draft.

  • VIP eye dotting ceremony: In front of Town Hall.

  • Lunar Land workshops - Free workshops and activities including for all ages, including K-Pop and hip hop workshops, Fruit carving, Traditional knot tying, Year of the Pig mask workshops, Meet a real-life pig at the pop-up farm, Martial arts demonstration and Korean fan making.

  • Food stalls: Enjoy delicious food and beverages from across Asia, including all-time favourites Pork Party and Koi Dessert Bar.

  • Lunar Lounge: Grab a cocktail in the Lunar Lounge.

  • Fireworks: Enjoy the spectacular fireworks show, kicking off at 9.30pm.

    Entry is FREE and all are welcome to join in Lunar New Year festivities! Share your snaps: #ParraLNY

    We look forward to seeing you there!

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    When: 15 Feb 2019, 5.00pm - 9.30pm
    Where: Centenary Square, Church Street Parramatta 2150
    Cost: Free Event
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