AAPI Month

Essay: Why Asian New Year Celebrations Are Important for Houston

Lunar New Year fell on Feb. 1, with local celebrations observed at places like Asia Society Texas Center and Asia Town’s Chinese Community Center.

05/11/2022 By Phoebe Suy Gibson

Holiday Tradition

Photos: Celebrating Lunar New Year in The Heights

Promotion company Have A Nice Day helped kick off a holiday celebration that was all Houston.

02/07/2022 By Marco Torres Photography by Marco Torres

Year of the Tiger

How to Ring In the Lunar New Year in Houston

Restaurants and community centers will welcome the Year of the Tiger with robust celebrations.

01/31/2022 By Shelby Stewart

Happy Valentine’s Day 

5 Things to Do in Houston This Weekend, Feb 11–14

Celebrate the Lunar New Year or have dinner under the sea. 

02/12/2021 By Brittany Cristiano

That'll Do, Pig

7 Gifts to Celebrate the Year of the Pig

Celebrate the Lunar New Year on February 5.

02/05/2019 By Abby Ledoux

Lunar New Year

5 Things You Must Do This Weekend, Feb. 1–3

Super Beef Sunday, anyone?

02/01/2019 By Morgan Kinney

Good Luck

Houston's Luxury Shopping Centers Are Celebrating Lunar New Year

Ring in the Year of the Dog at River Oaks District and the Galleria.

02/16/2018 By Abby Ledoux

Year of the Rooster

These Are the 5 Best Lunar New Year Celebrations Across Town

Houston is filled with festive events that honor the traditional Chinese holiday.

01/25/2017 By Amber Tong

Editor's Picks

Celebrate the Year of the Rooster with Our 3 Favorite Rice Dishes

East Asian cultures continue to celebrate the Lunar New Year through the middle of February. Here's where, and what, to eat.

01/23/2017 By Alice Levitt

Lunar Feast

Celebrate the Chinese New Year at Café Chino

Roasted pig and Peking duck and soft shell crabs, oh my!

01/19/2017 By Joanna O'Leary

Trending

10 Stylish Ways to Celebrate the Year of the Fire Rooster

Perfect for strutting your stuff during Lunar New Year.

01/17/2017 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

Authentic Chinese

Celebrate Lunar New Year with Chinese Food Offerings All Over the Map

Kick off the Year of the Monkey at five of the city’s most authentic restaurants for Peking duck, dim sum and more.

02/05/2016 By Alice Levitt

Master Chefs

Celebrate the Lunar New Year with Christine Ha

The MasterChef winner dishes about fame, good fortune, and how egg rolls are like gold bullion.

01/23/2014 By Katharine Shilcutt