When is Chinese New Year 2017, 2018, 2019?

Chinese New Year 2017 and New Year Animal Name

2017 Chinese Chicken Couples2017 Chinese New Year Day is on January 28 2017. Chinese New Year's Day is the 1st day of the 1st lunar month of Chinese Lunar Calendar. The first lunar month is the second lunar month after the lunar month (11th lunar month) contains Winter Solstice, which is around December 23 in Gregorian calendar (western calendar).

As a result, Chinese New Year Day might fall in the second half of January or the first half of February. The Chinese New Year Day is always between January 20 to February 20 of the Gregorian calendar each year. The following is the listing of Chinese New Year Day based on China time zone. The Chinese New Year Day in US time zones may fell on the different dates.

Chinese New Year Festival lasts for 15 days long. It begins from Chinese New Year Day to Chinese Lantern Festival. To prepare for Chinese New Year Festival begins from Winter Solstice. You can find all the related events in the following Chinese New Year Festival Calendar.

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January 2017

23
Cake Day
24
The Shopping Day
25
 
26
 
27
 New Year's Eve
28
Chinese New Year Day
29
Son-in-Law's Day
30
Mice Wedding Day
31
Come Home Day

2017 Year of Chicken
February 2016

2
The Pig Day
3
Start of Spring
4
Completion Day
5
Birthday of Heaven
6
The Eating Day
7
The Break Day
8
The Diarrhea Day
9
General Yuan Yu
10
Lantern Decoration
11
Lantern Festival
12
Lincoln's B-Day
13
 
14
Valentine's Day
15 16 17 18
China time calendar

Chinese New Year Dates and Animal Names

 Year   New Year Day   Zodiac Color Animal Sign 
2000February  5, 20002000 White Metal Dragon Year
2001January 24, 20012001 White Metal Snake Year
2002February 12, 20022002 Black Water Horse Year
2003February  1, 20032003 Black Water Sheep Year
2004January 22, 20042004 Green Wood Monkey Year
2005February  9, 20052005 Green Wood Chicken Year
2006January 29, 20062006 Red Fire Dog Year
2007February 18, 20072007 Red Fire Pig Year
2008February  7, 20082008 Brown Earth Rat Year
2009January 26, 20092009 Brown Earth Cow Year
2010February 14, 20102010 White Metal Tiger Year
2011February  3, 20112011 White Metal Rabbit Year
2012January 23, 20122012 Black Water Dragon Year
2013February 10, 20132013 Black Water Snake Year
2014January 31, 20142014 Green Wood Horse Year
2015February 19, 20152015 Green Wood Sheep Year
2016February  8, 2016 2016 Red Fire Monkey Year
2017January 28, 20172017 Red Fire Chicken Year
2018February 16, 20182018 Brown Earth Dog Year
2019February  5, 20192019 Brown Earth Pig Year
2020January 25, 2020 2020 White Metal Rat Year
 
1900January 31, 19001900 White Metal Rat Year
1901February, 20, 19011901 White Metal Cow Year
1902February  8, 19021902 Black Water Tiger Year
1903January 29, 19031903 Black Water Rabbit Year
1904February 16, 19041904 Green Wood Dragon Year
1905February  4, 19051905 Green Wood Snake Year
1906January 25, 19061906 Red Fire Horse Year
1907February 13, 19071907 Red Fire Sheep Year
1908February  2, 19081908 Brown Earth Monkey Year
1909January 22, 19091909 Brown Earth Chicken Year
1910February 10, 19101910 White Metal Dog Year
1911January 30, 19111911 White Metal Pig Year
1912February 18, 19121912 Black Water Rat Year
1913February  6, 19131913 Black Water Cow Year
1914January 26, 19141914 Green Wood Tiger Year
1915February 14, 19151915 Green Wood Rabbit Year
1916February  4, 19161916 Red Fire Dragon Year
1917January 23, 19171917 Red Fire Snake Year
1918February 11, 19181918 Brown Earth Horse Year
1919February  1, 19191919 Brown Earth Sheep Year
1920February 20, 19201920 White Metal Monkey Year
1921February  8, 19211921 White Metal Chicken Year
1922January 28, 19221922 Black Water Dog Year
1923February 16, 19231923 Black Water Pig Year
1924February  5, 19241924 Green Wood Rat Year
1925January 24, 19251925 Green Wood Cow Year
1926February 13, 19261926 Red Fire Tiger Year
1927February  2, 19271927 Red Fire Rabbit Year
1928January 23, 19281928 Brown Earth Dragon Year
1929February 10, 19291929 Brown Earth Snake Year
1930January 30, 19301930 White Metal Horse Year
1931February 17, 19311931 White Metal Sheep Year
1932February  6, 19321932 Black Water Monkey Year
1933January 26, 19331933 Black Water Chicken Year
1934February 14, 19341934 Green Wood Dog Year
1935February  4, 19351935 Green Wood Pig Year
1936January 24, 19361936 Red Fire Rat Year
1937February 11, 19371937 Red Fire Cow Year
1938January 31, 19381938 Brown Earth Tiger Year
1939February 19, 19391939 Brown Earth Rabbit Year
1940February  8, 19401940 White Metal Dragon Year
1941January 27, 19411941 White Metal Snake Year
1942February 15, 19421942 Black Water Horse Year
1943February  5, 19431943 Black Water Sheep Year
1944January 25, 19441944 Green Wood Monkey Year
1945February 13, 19451945 Green Wood Chicken Year
1946February  2, 19461946 Red Fire Dog Year
1947January 22, 19471947 Red Fire Pig Year
1948February 10, 19481948 Brown Earth Rat Year
1949January 29, 19491949 Brown Earth Cow Year
1950February 17, 19501950 White Metal Tiger Year
1951February  6, 19511951 White Metal Rabbit Year
1952January 27, 19521952 Black Water Dragon Year
1953February 14, 19531953 Black Water Snake Year
1954February  3, 19541954 Green Wood Horse Year
1955January 24, 19551955 Green Wood Sheep Year
1956February 12, 19561956 Red Fire Monkey Year
1957January 31, 19571957 Red Fire Chicken Year
1958February 18, 19581958 Brown Earth Dog Year
1959February  8, 19591959 Brown Earth Pig Year
1960January 28, 19601960 White Metal Rat Year
1961February 15, 19611961 White Metal Cow Year
1962February  5, 19621962 Black Water Tiger Year
1963January 25, 19631963 Black Water Rabbit Year
1964February 13, 19641964 Green Wood Dragon Year
1965February  2, 19651965 Green Wood Snake Year
1966January 21, 19661966 Red Fire Horse Year
1967February  9, 19671967 Red Fire Sheep Year
1968January 30, 19681968 Brown Earth Monkey Year
1969February 17, 19691969 Brown Earth Chicken Year
1970February  6, 19701970 White Metal Dog Year
1971January 27, 19711971 White Metal Pig Year
1972February 15, 19721972 Black Water Rat Year
1973February  3, 19731973 Black Water Cow Year
1974January 23, 19741974 Green Wood Tiger Year
1975February 11, 19751975 Green Wood Rabbit Year
1976January 31, 19761976 Red Fire Dragon Year
1977February 18, 19771977 Red Fire Snake Year
1978February  7, 19781978 Brown Earth Horse Year
1979January 28, 19791979 Brown Earth Sheep Year
1980February 16, 19801980 White Metal Monkey Year
1981February  5, 19811981 White Metal Chicken Year
1982January 25, 19821982 Black Water Dog Year
1983February 13, 19831983 Black Water Pig Year
1984February  2, 19841984 Green Wood Rat Year
1985February 20, 19851985 Green Wood Cow Year
1986February  9, 19861986 Red Fire Tiger Year
1987January 29, 19871987 Red Fire Rabbit Year
1988February 17, 19881988 Brown Earth Dragon Year
1989February  6, 19891989 Brown Earth Snake Year
1990January 27, 19901990 White Metal Horse Year
1991February 15, 19911991 White Metal Sheep Year
1992February  4, 19921992 Black Water Monkey Year
1993January 23, 19931993 Black Water Chicken Year
1994February 10, 19941994 Green Wood Dog Year
1995January 31, 19951995 Green Wood Pig Year
1996February 19, 19961996 Red Fire Rat Year
1997February  7, 19971997 Red Fire Cow Year
1998January 28, 19981998 Brown Earth Tiger Year
1999February 16, 19991999 Brown Earth Rabbit Year

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