Wednesday, February 5, 2020

Celebrate Orlando's Asian community at the annual Mills 50 Dragon Parade

Posted By on Wed, Feb 5, 2020 at 11:01 AM

click to enlarge dragon_parade_adobestock_6238651.jpeg
Who doesn’t love to ring in the New Year? Well, here’s your chance to do it again! The most celebrated holiday in East Asia is coming to Orlando withvthe annual Lunar New Year Parade in Mills 50. This year marks the Year of the Rat. Like any great parade, there will be music, guests, floats, costumes, dancers and, the best part, lots of food vendors. Our 2020 got off to a rough start, so come to the corner of Lake Highland Drive and North Mills Avenue to join in on the celebrations. Get a fresh reset on your resolutions while enjoying one of the biggest cultural events of the season.

11 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 9 | Mills 50, N. Thornton Avenue between Lake Highland Drive and Colonial Drive | 407-205-2808 | | free

Get our top picks for the best events in Orlando every Thursday morning. Sign up for our weekly Events newsletter.

We welcome readers to submit letters regarding articles and content in Orlando Weekly. Letters should be a minimum of 150 words, refer to content that has appeared on Orlando Weekly, and must include the writer's full name, address, and phone number for verification purposes. No attachments will be considered. Writers of letters selected for publication will be notified via email. Letters may be edited and shortened for space.

Email us at

Orlando Weekly works for you, and your support is essential.

Our small but mighty local team works tirelessly to bring you high-quality, uncensored news and cultural coverage of Central Florida.

Unlike many newspapers, ours is free – and we'd like to keep it that way, because we believe, now more than ever, everyone deserves access to accurate, independent coverage of their community.

Whether it's a one-time acknowledgement of this article or an ongoing pledge, your support helps keep Orlando’s true free press free.


Never miss a beat

Sign Up Now

Subscribe now to get the latest news delivered right to your inbox.

Read the Digital Print Issue

April 7, 2021

View more issues


© 2021 Orlando Weekly

Website powered by Foundation