Chinese New Year for the year 2012 is celebrated/ observed on Friday, February 3rd.
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 2012?
Friday, February 3rd is the 33 day of the 2012 calendar year with -6 years, -8 months, -16 days until the celebration/ observance of Chinese New Year 2012.
February 2012 Holidays
|Date||Holiday||Details||Days to Go|
|Feb 1||National Freedom Day 2012||Observance||-2483|
|Feb 2||Groundhog Day 2012||Observance||-2451|
|Feb 3||National Wear Red Day 2012||Observance||-2450|
|Feb 3||Chinese New Year 2012||Observance||-2450|
|Feb 8||Tu B'Shevat 2012||Jewish||-2141|
|Feb 12||Lincoln's Birthday 2012||Observance||-2441|
|Feb 14||Valentine's Day 2012||Observance||-2439|
|Feb 20||Maha Shivaratri 2012||Hindu||-2129|
|Feb 20||Presidents' Day - Washington's Birthday 2012||Federal Holiday||-2433|
|Feb 21||Mardi Gras 2012||Christian||-2432|
|Feb 22||Lent 2012||Christian||-2127|
|Feb 22||Ash Wednesday 2012||Christian||-2431|