PHOTOS: Chinese New Year 2014

Las Vegas is a popular spot for Chinese New Year celebrations. READ MORE

  • The Lohan School of Shaolin Perform the Chinese New Year Line Dance at The Gold Coast Casino. Las Vegas News Bureau, George BekichII

  • The Lohan School of Shaolin Perform the Chinese New Year Line Dance at The Gold Coast Casino. Las Vegas News Bureau, George BekichII

  • The Lohan School of Shaolin Perform the Chinese New Year Line Dance at The Gold Coast Casino. Las Vegas News Bureau, George BekichII

  • The Lohan School of Shaolin Perform the Chinese New Year Line Dance at The Gold Coast Casino. Las Vegas News Bureau, George BekichII

  • Ls Vegas City Council recognizes Chinese New Year

  • Caesars Palace celebrates Chinese New Year Brian Jones, Las Vegas News Bureau

  • Caesars Palace celebrates Chinese New Year Brian Jones, Las Vegas News Bureau

  • Chinese New Year celebrations at Aria ARIA Resort & Casino

  • Chinese New Year decor at Bellagio Conservatory Las Vegas News Bureau, Glenn Pinkerton

  • Chinese New Year decor at Bellagio Conservatory Las Vegas News Bureau, Glenn Pinkerton

  • Chinese New Year decor at Bellagio Conservatory Las Vegas News Bureau, Glenn Pinkerton

  • Hakkasan Las Vegas at the MGM Grand celebrated the Chinese New Year on Jan. 31 Brenton Ho, Powers Imagery

  • Hakkasan Las Vegas at the MGM Grand celebrated the Chinese New Year on Jan. 31 Brenton Ho, Powers Imagery

  • Hakkasan Las Vegas at the MGM Grand celebrated the Chinese New Year on Jan. 31 Brenton Ho, Powers Imagery

  • The littlest lions prepare for the traditional dragon and lion dance through The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas as they welcome the Year of the Horse for the Chinese New Year. Las Vegas News Bureau, Glenn Pinkerton

  • The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas welcomes the Year of the Horse for the Chinese New Year with a traditional dragon and lion dance throughout the casino. Las Vegas News Bureau, Glenn Pinkerton

  • The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas welcomes the Year of the Horse for the Chinese New Year with a traditional dragon and lion dance throughout the casino. Las Vegas News Bureau, Glenn Pinkerton

  • Hakkasan Las Vegas at the MGM Grand celebrated the Chinese New Year on Jan. 31. Brenton Ho, Powers Imagery

  • The Cosmopolitan celebrated Year of the Horse with a ceremony on Feb. 1. The Cosmopolitan

  • The Cosmopolitan celebrated Year of the Horse with a ceremony on Feb. 1. The Cosmopolitan

  • The Cosmopolitan celebrated Year of the Horse with a ceremony on Feb. 1. The Cosmopolitan

  • The Meadows School parade of 120 students in Chinese costume guide their dragon onto the escalator and through The Forum Shops at Caesars to celebrate the Chinese New Year and welcome the Year of the Horse. Las Vegas News Bureau, Glenn Pinkerton

  • Kindergartners as horses lead the Meadows School parade of 120 students in Chinese costume through The Forum Shops at Caesars to celebrate the Chinese New Year and welcome the Year of the Horse. Las Vegas News Bureau, Glenn Pinkerton

  • Kindergartners wait for the signal to begin the entertainment as the Meadows School parade of 120 students in Chinese costume stop in front of the Fountain of the Gods at The Forum Shops at Caesars to celebrate the Chinese New Year and welcome the Year of the Horse. Las Vegas News Bureau, Glenn Pinkerton

  • Las Vegas Mayor Carolyn G. Goodman poses with Claudia Close and Jared Hopper, the Seniors leading the Meadows School parade of 120 students in Chinese costume through The Forum Shops at Caesars to celebrate the Chinese New Year and welcome the Year of the Horse. Las Vegas News Bureau, Glenn Pinkerton

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  • The Venetian and The Palazzo welcomed the Year of the Horse on Jan. 31 with traditional lion and dragon dance. Venetian, Palazzo

  • The Venetian and The Palazzo welcomed the Year of the Horse on Jan. 31 with traditional lion and dragon dance. Venetian, Palazzo

  • The Venetian and The Palazzo welcomed the Year of the Horse on Jan. 31 with traditional lion and dragon dance. Venetian, Palazzo

  • The Venetian and The Palazzo welcomed the Year of the Horse on Jan. 31 with traditional lion and dragon dance. Venetian, Palazzo

  • The Venetian and The Palazzo welcomed the Year of the Horse on Jan. 31 with traditional lion and dragon dance. Venetian, Palazzo

  • Crowds flock to China Town Plaza for Chinese New Year celebration. Sunday, February 09, 2014. Las Vegas News Bureau, Glenn Pinkerton

  • Chinese New Year is celebrated at China Town Plaza. Sunday, February 09, 2014. Las Vegas News Bureau, Glenn Pinkerton

  • Crowds flock to China Town Plaza for Chinese New Year celebration. Sunday, February 09, 2014. Las Vegas News Bureau, Glenn Pinkerton

  • Chinese New Year is celebrated in traditional Chinese costume at China Town Plazal. Sunday, February 09, 2014. Las Vegas News Bureau, Glenn Pinkerton

  • Chinese New Year is celebrated with children playing traditional Chinese instruments on stage at China Town Plaza. Sunday, February 09, 2014. Photo/Las Vegas News Bureau, Glenn Pinkerton

  • Japanese food touted over make-shift loud speaker during the Chinese New Year celebration at China Town Plaza. Sunday, February 09, 2014. Las Vegas News Bureau, Glenn Pinkerton

  • Cooks prepare ethnic delicacies as Chinese New Year is celebrated at China Town Plaza. Sunday, February 09, 2014. Las Vegas News Bureau, Glenn Pinkerton

  • The Lohan School of Shaolin takes over the plaza as a dragon and lions chase away evil spirits for the new year in China Town Plaza during their Chinese New Year celebration. Sunday, February 09, 2014. Las Vegas News Bureau, Glenn Pinkerton

  • Las Vegas Kaminari Taiko Japanese Drummers perform at China Town Plaza for their Chinese New Year celebration. Sunday, February 09, 2014. Las Vegas News Bureau, Glenn Pinkerton

  • Las Vegas Kaminari Taiko Japanese Drummers perform at China Town Plaza for their Chinese New Year celebration. Sunday, February 09, 2014. Las Vegas News Bureau, Glenn Pinkerton

  • Korean dancers perform at China Town Plaza for their Chinese New Year celebration. Sunday, February 09, 2014. Las Vegas News Bureau, Glenn Pinkerton

  • Young contortionists perform at China Town Plaza for their Chinese New Year celebration. Sunday, February 09, 2014. Las Vegas News Bureau, Glenn Pinkerton

  • The Lohan School of Shaolin Perform the Chinese New Year Lion Dance at Caesars Palace. Brian Jones, Las Vegas News Bureau

  • The Lohan School of Shaolin Perform the Chinese New Year Lion Dance at Caesars Palace. Brian Jones, Las Vegas News Bureau

  • The Lohan School of Shaolin Perform the Chinese New Year Lion Dance at Caesars Palace. Brian Jones, Las Vegas News Bureau

  • The ceremonies begin for the Third Annual Chinese New Year in the Desert Festival at Fremont Street Experience. Las Vegas News Bureau, Darrin Bush

  • The ceremonies begin for the Third Annual Chinese New Year in the Desert Festival at Fremont Street Experience. Las Vegas News Bureau, Darrin Bush