Around the globe, Chinese people will celebrate the Spring Festival which is commonly known as Chinese New Year on 5th February 2019. The New Year is celebrated with lot of fun and frolic. Wonderful fireworks, colourful parades, and traditional Chinese cultural performances are displayed all across the world in honour of this special day.

Singapore's population consists primarily of Chinese, Indian, and Malaysian ethnic groups. Chinese residents account for about 75% of the total population, so during Chinese New Year, the whole of Singapore is excited and ready for the celebrations. Singaporeans have their own unique way of bringing in the Chinese New Year festivities, they celebrate by mixing old and new traditions. Their style of celebrating is highly influenced from other cultures.

Three ways to celebrate Chinese New year in Singapore:

  • Visit the River Hongbao: Get ready to binge on mouth-watering delicacies, watching extravaganza of fireworks display, number of amusement rides to enjoy. Performances by top artists, a complete fun filled experience. The perfect way to welcome the Chinese New Year.
  • Chingay Parade: This parade is a spectacular street and float parade which takes place every year to celebrate the Chinese New Year. The parade is an extravaganza celebration having traditional lion and dragon dance performances, huge floats, multicultural performances, music and fireworks display.
  • Reunion Dinner: Time for families to get together and bring in the New Year as they all come together for the reunion dinner. It is considered to be the most important meal of the year.

As families meet for dinners, and friends visit each other to share their blessings and good wishes, they share mementos of their love in the form of beautiful gifts and attractive hampers.

Joyous Sweets is a hamper which includes something for everyone in the family. A great hamper packed in a beautiful bamboo wicker basket. The hamper includes Sky Dragon Mini Abalone, Eu Yan Sang Essence Of Chicken With Goji Berries & Red Dates, SugarSin Crumbly Butter or Sea Salted Fudge and The Fine Cheese Co. Natural Crackers.

No other gift is as good as sending across the basket of "gold" for wishing your near or dear ones good luck and prosperity for the coming year. The superior white Fungus included in this exclusive hamper Festive Crackers symbolises good fortune. Along with the fungus this premium hamper includes Grade A Ling Zhi, Premium Dried Mushrooms, Skylight Superior Pacific Clams and Skylight Premium Buddha Jump Over the Wall. Altogether, this hamper sends across wishes of wealth and riches for the New Year.

Celebrate as loud as the lions roar and see the riches rolling into your life. This Roaring Fortune Hamper is a great way to wish luck and prosperity for the coming year. The hamper includes Hockhua Birdnest, Bee Brand Haws, African Sky Dried Cranberries & Macadamia Nuts along with Hockhua's Essence of Chicken with Cordyceps & American Ginseng.

This new Lunar year send wishes and treat for everyone at home with this wonderful Chinese New Year hamper. Ecstatic Season is a wonderful combination of tea time snacks and enriching tea. The hamper includes Monty Bojangles Chocolate Truffles in Gift Crackers Packaging, Pukka Organic Tea, New Moon King Top Shell, New Moon Razor Clams along with Home's Favourite Traditional Pineapple Tarts.