Event: Hong Kong Chinese New Year Celebrations
Venue: Various venues throughout the city, including Victoria Park, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong Island, Mong Kok and Kowloon
Date: February 4-17, 2013
One of Asia's most cosmopolitan cities will ring in the Year of the Snake with a wide assortment of traditional and modern celebrations. From outdoor flower markets, to horse races, to the requisite fireworks, the entire city will take on a festive air. The highlight of the proceedings is the annual night parade around Tsim Sha Tsui on February 10, featuring street performers, games and brightly colored floats.