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Chinese New Year Celebrations

We are proud to present CNY Celebration Programme, a joint effort by Queen’s staff teams and student societies, organised by The Language Centre, QUB iRISE Staff Network, Student Experience Team, The Graduate School, as well as Chinese Students Society, supported by Diversity and Inclusion Unit, and partially sponsored by QUB Annual Fund 2024.

With the arrival of Year of the Dragon on Saturday 10th February, we would like to send our best wishes to all those who celebrate, and warmly welcome students and staff members, as well as members of the public, to join us in a variety of cultural events at Queen’s, featuring:

Launch of the CNY celebrations (Thursday 8th February)

  • Welcome reception
  • Dragon dance and parade
  • Cultural performances and interactive displays

Student-led events

  • Spring Festival Gala
  • Chinese Culture Taster Session
  • Film Festival Information Session
  • Fun Time with Table Tennis at Queen’s

Culture talks and workshops

  • Drawing the Dragon Competition and Drop-in Session
  • A diverse selection of topics including insights into Chinese cultures at Queen’s and elsewhere
  • Presented by Queen’s scholars and students

Art Exhibitions

  • ArtEast exhibition
  • Year of the Dragon Drawing Competition and exhibition
  • Chinese Artefacts at Queen’s exhibition

For further details and registrations, please visit