Garden Grove Park, 9301 Westminster Ave, Garden Grove. Friday, 2-10 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m.-10 p.m.; Sunday, 10 a.m. -9 p.m. $5 (adults), $4 (children under 4 feet). (714) 890-1418; http://www.tetfestival.org.
Golden Dragon Parade and Chinese New Year Festival in Chinatown
Central Plaza, 943-951 N. Broadway and West Plaza, 949 N. Hill St., Los Angeles. 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday. The parade begins 1 p.m. Saturday. Route starts at Main Street and Cesar Chavez Avenue. Free. For parade map route, http://www.lagoldendragonparade.com. Other information, (213) 680-0243; http://www.chinatownla.com. For The Great Chinatown Hunt, Sunday, (310) 360-6950; http://www.racela.com.
San Gabriel Valley New Year Celebration
Valley Boulevard between Garfield Avenue and Almansor Street, Alhambra. Saturday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., free. (626) 395-9995; http://www.lunarnewyearparade.com.