** When is Chinese New Year 2016? Year of the Monkey – Everything you need to know and how to celebrate in London
The Chinese New Year party in London is the biggest outside of Asia. But when and where do the holiday celebrations take place?
The new year, also known as the Spring Festival, is marked by the lunisolar Chinese calendar, so the date changes from year to year.
The festivities usually start the day before the New Year and continue until the Lantern Festival, the 15th day of the new year.