Golden Gate Restaurant will be ringing in the Chinese New Year, Year of the Rat (Lunar 4718), with a FREE Lion Dance Show in the parking lot on Saturday, January 25th from 1:30 to 2:30 PM. There will be a Lion Dance Show performed by the ShaoLin Center of Waukesha, Music, Firecrackers (200,000 firecrackers - We will be handing out Red Envelopes stuffed with Lucky Money ($1 to $100 bills - while they last) and bamboo 2020 calendars (while they last).

Chinese New Year is the most celebrated and colorful Chinese event. Billions of people in China and around the world will take to the streets to celebrate the Chinese New Year with bell ringing, lighting of firecracker and watching lion dances.

Golden Gate Restaurant is family owned (4 generations - celebrating 80 years of service), serving Waukesha since 1980 (One of Waukesha Oldest Restaurants), formally located in downtown Milwaukee "Lotus Restaurant" on 3rd Street from 1939 - 1979. Winner of the "Top 10 Chinese Restaurants in America" 2010 and "Best Chinese Restaurant" on WISN Channel 12’s and Milwaukee "AList" 2007 - 2017.

Saturday January 25, 2020 at 1:30

Celebrate Chinese New Year at the Golden Gate Restaurant

The Traditional Chinese Lion Dance will be performed by the Shaolin Center of Waukesha.  The performance will take place outside in the Golden Gate Restaurant parking lot.  No tickets are needed and is free to the public.

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​Get a Chance to

  • Receive lucky money envelope that may be worth $1 to $100
  • Feed the lions
  • Take pictures with the lions