until the Year of the Rooster

Chinese New Year Festival will be celebrated at Keskuskatu 15th of February 2018!

Chinese New Year outdoor event presents dancing lions and dragons and exciting performances by Finnish and Chinese artist groups. Welcome to explore the Chinese market and try out New Year’s delicacies!

The cities of Helsinki and Beijing warmly welcome you to celebrate the Year of the Dog!

What is Your Chinese Zodiac Sign?

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Chinese zodiac is based on mathematical cycle of 12 animals. Each year is related to one of the cycle’s animals and each animal’s attributes are believed to have an impact on the events of the year as well as on the characters of the children born that year.


Organizers and Partners

City of Helsinki Cultural Office

Visiting address: Mikonkatu 17 C / Vuorikatu 14 / Kaisaniemen metroasema
Postal address: PL 4771, 00099 Helsingin kaupunki
Tel: (09) 310 37500
Fax: (09) 310 37511

Finland China Society

Address:Heikkiläntie 8 B, 00210 Helsinki
Tel:(09) 605 812
Fax: (09) 605 315


With the support of

Embassy of the People’s Republic of China

Address: Vanha kelkkamäki 9–11, 00570 Helsinki
Tel: (09) 2289010 Fax: (09) 22890168