All Around the City
The Year of the Ram is upon us, and nowhere will the Chinese New Year celebrations be more boisterous, colourful, loud or fun than in old Macau! All kicking off with 'Let's Celebrate the Lunar New Year of the Goat'. Enjoy fi reworks and fi recrackers from special official vantage points around the city, the Lunar New Year's Eve Flower Market, 'Parade for the Celebration of the Year of the Ram' plus parties and concerts on the Peninsula, Taipa and Coloane. Lots of activities, in particular, in the Historic Centre of Macau.
Catch 400 exhibits at the Spring Season Happiness of Jin and Yu - Exhibition of Lunar New Year Traditions of Tianjin and Chongqing Municipalities, Valentine's Day concerts and activities - plus 2015 Chinese Writing and Tea-tasting to Welcome the Year of the Ram in 10fantasia. The San kio Youth Dream Market, Lin Kai Night Market and Sunrise Market are great opportunities to explore one of Macau's oldest districts, while the 'Step Out, Experience Macau's Communities' offers different routes to discover. Look out, in particular, for the centuries' old highly ritualised Procession of the Passion of Our Lord.
Macau Science Centre Valentine's Day specials are perfect for starry-eyed couples – as are several Valentine's Day Concerts around the city. Food lovers should not forget to check out the Star Merchant Award – Restaurants and Eateries Guide while shoppers can shop with confi dence at the city's many Certifi ed Shops (just look for the logo!). And it's easier than ever for visitors to go online and stay connected during their trip to Macau – log onto the free standard WiFi Go service, Experience Macau App, or plug into the Macau Government Tourist Offi ce Audio Guide.