Chinese New Year for the year 2008 is celebrated/ observed on Thursday, February 7th.
Chinese New Year which is observed on the lunisolar Chinese Calendar falls on the first day of the new moon between January 21st and February 20th each year. The day celebrates that start of the new year and reflection of the year past.
More information on Chinese New Year. (Dates, Customs and History for Chinese New Year)
|Chinese New Year|
|Name(s):||Chinese New Year, Spring Festival, Lunar New Year|
|When:||First day of new moon between Jan 1st and Feb 20th annually|
How many days to Chinese New Year 2008?
Thursday, February 7th is the 37 day of the 2008 calendar year with -10 years, -9 months, -7 days until the celebration/ observance of Chinese New Year 2008.
February 2008 Holidays
|Date||Holiday||Details||Days to Go|
|Feb 1||National Freedom Day 2008||Observance||-3940|
|Feb 1||National Wear Red Day 2008||Observance||-3940|
|Feb 2||Groundhog Day 2008||Observance||-3939|
|Feb 5||Mardi Gras 2008||Christian||-3936|
|Feb 6||Lent 2008||Christian||-3631|
|Feb 6||Ash Wednesday 2008||Christian||-3935|
|Feb 7||Chinese New Year 2008||Observance||-3934|
|Feb 12||Lincoln's Birthday 2008||Observance||-3929|
|Feb 14||Valentine's Day 2008||Observance||-3927|
|Feb 18||Presidents' Day - Washington's Birthday 2008||Federal Holiday||-3923|