The local online source called What's On Macau has now updated the February calendar of events which includes many events and activities that relate to the CNY holiday period.
Here is a breakdown of what to expect if you are visiting during this time.
1.) Flower Mkt (3-9 February) - Tap Seac Square
Flowers, believed to bring good fortune, can be bought in abundance during this period from the Flower Market (3-9/2) in Tap Seac Square
2.) Luck Petitioning at A-Ma Temple (Sat, 9 Feb - all day)
If you make your way to A-Ma Temple (9/2), you’ll find it packed with believers petitioning for luck throughout the year
3.) 238 Meter Dragon Parade (Sun, 10 Feb at 11am):
On the following day (10/2 at 11:00am) a parade featuring a 238-metre golden dragon and 18 lions will start from the Ruins of St. Paul’s, traverse Senado Square and pass by Macau SAR Government Headquarters, Lilau Square, A-Ma Temple and Sai Van Lake Square, in tandem with representations of the 12 animals of the Chinese zodiac plus the gods of Fortune, Prosperity and Longevity wishing all good luck.
4.) Sat-Monday - ‘Let’s Celebrate the Lunar New Year of the Snake’ performers from Macau team up with those from Sichuan (9-11/2) taking in Senado Square, Tap Seac Square, the Park of Iao Hon Market and Carmo Fair in Taipa
5.) Lion Dance Performances (Wed, 13 Feb 4.30-6.30pm)
Tap Seac Square will showcase top-tier lion dances and martial arts
6.) Lion Dance Parade for Lunar New Year (Thurs, 14 Feb, 12-2pm) around old Taipa and Coloane.
7.) Fireworks Display
Date & Time: 12/2 from 10:00pm (approx.)
Venue: Macau Tower & Kum Iam Ecumenical Centre seafront
8.) Parade Floats
12/2 from 8:00pm to 10:00pm, Av. Panorâmica do Logo Nam Van, Av. Dr Stanley Ho, Sai Van Lake Square
16/2 from 8:00pm to 9:30pm, Av. do Conselheiro Borja, Av. de Venceslau de Morais, Park of Iao Hon Market
9.)Parade Float Exhibition
12/2 from 10:00pm - 16/2 from 4:00pm, Sai Van Lake Square
16/2 from 10:00pm - 24/2 from 10:00pm, Tap Seac Square
10.) Firecrackers & Fireworks Zones
9/2 - Noon to 2:00am (next day) / 10/2 - 10:00am to 2:00am (next day) / 11-13/2 - 10:00am to midnight / 14/2 - 10:00am to 2:00am (next day) Venue: Macau - Av. Dr. Sun Yat Sen (near Macau Tower) / Taipa - Shorefront of Est. Alm. Marques Esparteiro (near Regency Hotel)
11.) New Year Flowers & Gift Stalls
3-8 Feb - 9:00am to midnight / 9/2 - 9:00am to 2:00am (next day)
Venue: Tap Seac Square
12.) Incense & Pinwheel Stalls
9/2 from 6:00pm - 10/2 from 6:30pm / 11-16/2 from 9:00am - 6:30pm
Venue: In front of A-Ma Temple
All information provided directly on the What's On Macau Website. See link.