Vancouver Chinese New Year Parade 2017 (Photos + Videos)

Vancouver’s historic Chinatown held an exciting and colorful Chinese New Year parade this past Sunday with thousands in attendance.

Despite the rain, the parade was full of life with dancing lions, marching bands. The parade also attracted over a handful of politicians including Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, Harjit Sajjan, Christy Clark, and Gregor Robertson.

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Below are your photos and videos from Vancouver’s annual Lunar New Year’s Parade.

Chinese New Year Parade Photos

Vancouver Chinese New Year Parade

Photo: davide.pellacani / 604 Now Flickr Pool

Vancouver Chinese New Year Parade

Photo: Samir D / 604 Now Flickr Pool

Vancouver Chinese New Year Parade

Photo: Samir D / 604 Now Flickr Pool

Vancouver Chinese New Year Parade

Photo: Samir D / 604 Now Flickr Pool

Vancouver Chinese New Year Parade

Photo: davide.pellacani / 604 Now Flickr Pool

Vancouver Chinese New Year Parade

Photo: davide.pellacani / 604 Now Flickr Pool

Vancouver Chinese New Year Parade

Photo: davide.pellacani / 604 Now Flickr Pool

Chinese New Year Parade Videos

#lunarnewyear Самый драконестый дракон из всех драконов 😁👍.

A video posted by Natalia (@natashafalco) on

Ano novo Chinês

A video posted by Jamile (@jamilemarcellino) on

A video posted by Sobey Wing (@sobeyone) on

Jan. 29, 2017 | Chinese New Year Parade in Vancouver. (part 2 post) Kung Hei Fat Choi! 🎉🎉🎉 #vancouver #canada

A video posted by Gerphil-Geraldine Flores (@gerphil_geraldineflores) on

In the rain, Chinese New Year parade. #chinesenewyearparade #liondance

A video posted by Choe HyeonJu (@choehyeonju) on

https://www.instagram.com/p/BP4LfzgD7ZK/

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