Lunar New Year: Time for dancing and dining

The Lunar New Year is nigh, and a couple of local Asian restaurants will be celebrating with colorful, dance-y displays. (It’s the year of the sssssssssssssnake, by the way.)

On Saturday, Oh Yeah! China Bistro at 3101 N. Rock Road will be putting on a traditional lion dance.

Traditional dancers at Saigon.

It’ll start at 1:30 p.m. and is believe to bring good luck and fortune to the business. Call 316-425-7700 for more information.

Also, popular local restaurant Saigon at 1103 N. Broadway, which specializes in Vietnamese and Chinese dishes. The restaurant will have cultural dancers in the restaurant at 11:30 a.m. and again at 6:30 p.m on Sunday. Admission is free. For more information, call 316-262-8134.