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2016 Chinese Lunar New Year Dinner 2/10/16 at MingHin CuisineJoin the Chicago Chinatown Chamber of Commerce as it ushers in the Year of the Monkey on February 10, 2016 from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm at MingHin Cuisine. There will be traditional lion dance, US Postal Service 2016 “Year of the Monkey” Stamp Dedication Ceremony, and specially prepared dishes including Peking Duck, Steamed Sea Bass, Ribeye Steak with Asparagus and more!
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Chinatown Lunar New Year Parade 2/14/16Mark your calendars on Sunday, February 14th to attend the Chinatown Lunar New Year Parade celebrating the Year of the Monkey. The parade begins at 1 pm at 24th and Wentworth featuring dragon and lion dances, floats, marching bands, special groups, performers and the Chinatown Chamber of Commerce’s Miss Friendship Ambassadors. Before the parade, dine at one of the many restaurants in the neighborhood. Experience dim sum at Cai, Phoenix, Triple Crown, MingHin Cuisine or Won Kow. Or try some regional dishes at Xi’an, Lao Sze Chuan, Yan Bang Cai Sichuan, Qing Xiang Yuan Dumpling or Lee Wing Wah. Don’t forget specialty drinks from Kung Fu Tea, Saint’s Alp Teahouse or Joy Yee. There are so many places to choose from! Before you leave, be sure to stop at one of over 60 shops, groceries and herbal stores to purchase jewelry, clothing, snacks, herbal products, gifts, books and grocery items to make your own meals at home!
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Choose Chicago’s Official Winter Visitors GuideWinter in Chicago is an exciting time! Choose Chicago’s Official Winter Visitors Guide lists many of the indoor and outdoor activities happening throughout the city. Copies are available at the Chinatown Chamber of Commerce located at 2169B S. China Place in Chinatown Square or online on the Choose Chicago website. Join in the citywide celebration of the Chinese Lunar New Year from February 8 to February 22, 2016. Featured events can be found at http://www.choosechicago.com/things-to-do/chicago-events/chicago-chinese-new-year/.
Fashion Outlets of Chicago celebrates the Lunar New Year!Beginning January 30 through February 14, Chinatown Chamber of Commerce member, Fashion Outlets of Chicago, will be celebrating the Lunar New year with special performances, cooking demonstrations and more! Visit their website at http://www.fashionoutletsofchicago.com/Events/LNY16.
Chicago South Loop Hotel Winter Rate Specials for Chinatown Chamber of Commerce
Don’t let winter weather stop you from visiting the city! There is so much to see and do indoors and out. During your visit be sure to stay at the Chicago South Loop Hotel. They are offering special winter rates for Chamber supporters through February 29th.
ComEd CARE Program
ComEd provides assistance to help eligible customers pay their electric bills through their ComEd CARE Programs including grants for residential hardship, military personnel and veterans and eligible nonprofit organizations. Learn more at ComEd.com/CARE or call 888-806-CARE (2273).
Chicago’s Chinatown is FlourishingA nice article on Chicago’s Chinatown.