Chinese Spring Festival

Date: 28 January

The Spring Festival, which is the Chinese New Year, is celebrated in January/February, depending on the adjustment of lunar days. Food is piled up to ensure abundance during the year and the traditional wax cake is distributed to relatives and friends. Firecrackers are lit to ward off evil spirits.

Gala Show with local and artists from People’s Republic of China

Organiser: Ministry of Arts and Culture and the Embassy of the People’s Republic of China.

Venue: 
Mauritius