As the most important traditional Chinese festival, Chinese New Year, also known as Spring Festival, represents wishes for family reunion, happiness and auspiciousness. Watch the Dublin Chinese New Year Opening Gala above...

The year of 2021 sees the 10th anniversary of the twinning between Beijing and Dublin. The gala, specially tailored for Irish audiences by the People’s Government of Beijing Municipality and the Embassy of the People’s Republic of China in Ireland, showcases both Chinese and Irish arts and culture. The event will usher in the Year of the Ox - find out more here.