Chinese New Year kicks off in SF

January 25, 2009 6:02:53 PM PST
The Chinese New Year's celebration kicked off in San Francisco Sunday.

The Flower Fair featured dance performances along with booths selling food and of course flowers.

The annual fair takes place the weekend before the lunar New Year holiday.

San Francisco's Chinese New Year parade takes place in Chintatown on Saturday, February 7th, commemorating the Year of the Ox.