Chinese New Year celebrates year of the snake

February 16, 2013 7:03:00 PM PST
A celebration Saturday night for the year of the snake, as the Unity 2013 Chinese New Year Party took place at the Chicago Hilton and Towers.

After a reception, the evening kicked off with a traditional lion dance and music.

This is the 30th year for the celebration, which has grown to become one of the biggest Chinese American events in the Chicago area.

ABC7's Judy Hsu was emcee for the evening.