Lunar New Year Festival


Saturday 17 February 2024 | 4pm - 9pm

Join in the festivities at the City of Ryde's Lunar New Year Festival on Saturday 17th February at Eastwood Oval, 4pm till 9pm. There is something for all ages with cultural performances, high pole lion dance, dragon dance, market stalls and food trucks. There is plenty to keep the kids entertained with amusement rides, games, face painting and incredible closing act Excite Stunt Show!

A spectacular display of fireworks will close out the night to celebrate the Year of the Dragon! 

2024 is the year of the Wood Dragon. The Dragon is the 5th animal in the 12-year cycle of the Chinese zodiac signs. Someone born during the year of the dragon is to have the characteristics of being powerful, endlessly energetic and full of vitality, goal-oriented yet idealistic and romantic, and a visionary leader. Lucky numbers for people born in the Year of the Dragon are 1, 6 and 7. Years of the Dragon include 1916, 1928, 1940, 1952, 1964, 1976, 1988, 2000, 2012, 2024.

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2023 Eastwood Lunar New Year

2023 City of Ryde Lunar New Year Festival

Survey | Terms and Conditions

  • The Promoter is the City of Ryde of 3 Richardson Place, North Ryde NSW 2113, ABN number 81 621 292 610.
  • The City of Ryde “Lunar New Year Festival” Competition commences at 04:00pm Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) on Saturday 17 February 2024 and ends at 11:59pm AEST on Sunday 25 February 2024.
  • Entry into the promotion is open to residents of NSW, Australia who are 18 . 
  • To enter the competition, entrants must complete the Lunar New Year Survey.
  • Entries are limited to one (1) per entrant.
  • Participation in the competition by completing the above step is deemed acceptance of these terms and conditions.
  • City of Ryde staff members, Councillors and their families and any promotional partners are not able to enter the competition.
  • The Prizes consist of:
    • the chance to win one $50 anystore giftcard. If the Promoter is unable to contact the winner within 24 hours, the winner will forfeit their prize, which will be offered to the winner of the subsequent draw.
  • The Prize will be drawn on Tuesday 27 February
  • The Prize, or any unused portion of the Prize, is not transferable or exchangeable and cannot be redeemed as cash. The Prize is not valid in conjunction with any other offer.
  • The Prize is subject to any conditions imposed by the Promoter.
  • In the case of event cancellation, the Prize will be forfeited.
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  • By entering the competition, the winner consents to their name being published as winner of the competition and to participate in any publicity accompanying or resulting from this promotion in printed and/or online formats.
  • The Promoter reserves the right to refuse to award any of the Prizes to anyone in breach of these terms and conditions.