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By The Loop HK Staff | January 25th, 2017

The Year of the Rooster is just around the corner, which means weeks of giving and receiving lai see, visiting family, and gorging on turnip cake and New Year pudding. Here’s what you need to know about the holiday, and all the things you can do if you’re staying in town.

Know your zodiac sign

Chinese zodiac. Photo: Jakub Halun / Wiki Commons

Will you have good or bad luck in the Year of the Rooster?

Year of the Rooster. Designed by Teinstud /
Year of the Rooster. Designed by Teinstud /

Keep these New Year blessings handy

The best CNY blessings. Photo: Paul/Flickr

Learn why the color red is so important

Chinese New Year Hong Kong

Grab some New Year noms

Centre Street Kitchen

Centre Street Kitchen CNY
Centre Street Kitchen CNY


Catch the New Year fireworks while you eat

Gia Trattoria

Gia Trattoria



Share these New Year gifts and specials with friends and family

Free 25-min foot massage at The Right Spot

The Right Spot

CNY teas from PLANTATION by teakha

PLANTATION by teakha


Moreish Pineapple Shortcakes

Moreish for CNY


Go to the flower markets

Chinese New Year Flower Markets