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Year of the horse - Chinatown Parade photo gallery

Year of the horse - Chinatown Parade photo gallery
Chicago’s annual Chinese New Year Parade kicked off along the 2400 block of South Wentworth in the Chinatown neighborhood a little after 1:00 p.m Sunday. Before the parade started, firecrackers exploded to ring in the new year! It’s the Lunar New Year and the Chinese Year of the Horse. It was reported nearly 20,000 people came out in... Read more »

Uptown: Argyle Street Lunar New Year Parade photos

Uptown: Argyle Street Lunar New Year Parade photos
Today in Uptown the annual New Year Parade kicked off a little after 1:00 p.m on Argyle street. It started at Broadway and Argyle proceeded to Sheridan, Sheridan to Lawrence to Broadway and back to Argyle. As the parade started firecrackers exploded to ring in the new year! Uptown’s West Argyle Street Historic District is also known as New... Read more »