"Little New Year"
Also known as the Festival of the Kitchen God, it marks the beginning of Spring Festival celebration.
Main Activities: sweeping dust, offering sacrifices to the Kitchen God, eating dumplings etc.
Spring Festival Eve
Also called the lunar New Year's Eve, It's the last day of a year marking the end of the old year.
Main Activities: enjoying family reunion dinner, watching Spring Festival Gala, setting fireworks etc.
Also called the Chinese lunar new year, it's the most important festival in China.
Main Activities: setting off firecrackers, paying new year visits, eating dumplings/Tang Yuan etc.