Chinese New Year 2018 - Year of the DogAfter the success of Chinese New Year Year event we have held at Orientalmart for the last two years, we again, are celebrating Chinese New Year 2018.
On Saturday 17th Feburary at 12pm sharp, the Mabo Lion Dance group will be performing the traditional Lion dance.
Fresh Asia Dumplings will also be there all day with their food tasting stall, serving free samples of tasty Chinese Dumplings. They will also have some great offers on the day!
As another celebration, Orientalmart will also be celebrating our 10th Year Anniversary. We would like to thank all of our customers for their loyal support over the last 10 years and hopefully we can continue to provide great authentic Oriental produce and great customer service for years to come.
Year of Dog
Dog is the eleventh in the 12-year cycle of Chinese zodiac sign. The Years of the Dog include 1922, 1934, 1946, 1958, 1970, 1982, 1994, 2006, 2018, 2030, 2042...
Dog is man's good friend who can understand the human's spirit and obey its master, whether he is wealthy or not.
The Chinese regard it as an auspicious animal. If a dog happens to come to a house, it symbolizes the coming of fortune.
Date: Saturday, 17th February 2018
Time: 12pm Lion Dance, please arrive early.
Location: Orientalmart Nottingham (Hockley)
Below we have a few snaps of the celebrations that we have had at Orientalmart in 2016 and 2017.
Members of the Ma Bo Lion Dance Group:
Aerial view of the Lion Dance: