Lonely Planet Writer

Singapore gears up for Chingay Parade- pinnacle of Chinese New Year celebrations

Singapore's Chingay Parade.
Singapore’s Chingay Parade. Image by Jnzl / CC BY 2.0

The highlight of Singapore’s Chinese New Year celebrations, the carnival-like two-night Chingay Parade, kicks off Friday with the largest-ever number of international performers. While the famous annual event staged at the F1 Pitt Building has officially sold out, it will be possible to stream the parade from the Chingay website on both nights. Read more: chingay.org.sg