Lunar New Year marks the first day of the New Year in the Chinese calendar. In the table below, you will find when Lunar New Year is official marked and celebrated in Canada over a span of 15 years. All the information display below is also available via our API as well as downloadable as a csv. Signup here to get started.

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Year Day of the Week Date Name
2010
Sunday February 14 Lunar New Year
2011
Thursday February 3 Lunar New Year
2012
Monday January 23 Lunar New Year
2013
Sunday February 10 Lunar New Year
2014
Friday January 31 Lunar New Year
2015
Thursday February 19 Lunar New Year
2016
Monday February 8 Lunar New Year
2017
Saturday January 28 Lunar New Year
2018
Friday February 16 Lunar New Year
2019
Tuesday February 5 Lunar New Year
2020
Saturday January 25 Lunar New Year
2021
Friday February 12 Lunar New Year
2022
Tuesday February 1 Lunar New Year
2023
Sunday January 22 Lunar New Year
2024
Saturday February 10 Lunar New Year
2025
Wednesday January 29 Lunar New Year

These dates may be modified as official changes are announced, so please check back regularly for updates or sign up for our newsletter to receive regular updates. All updates are automatically added to our API as well.

Our team of holiday editors are continuously monitoring for changes from government agencies and local authorities to this data to ensure we're providing the most accurate information possible. If you happen to notice an error, please get in touch.