Lonely Planet Writer

Chinese New Year festivities come to an end in San Francisco

Chinese New Year in San Francisco
Chinese New Year in San Francisco. Image by Robert Raines / CC BY 2.0

After two weeks of festivities, San Francisco’s Chinese New Year celebrations come to an end this Saturday with the traditional parade. Around 100 groups will be participating, following a route that goes through the city centre and its famous Chinatown, with the highlight of the show being the 268ft-long Golden Dragon. Events start around 5.15. Read more: chineseparade.com