Guess what day it is?… It’s THURSDAY! You know what that means… It’s time for another installment of Grafton’s weekly #stayandplaymoment! Today’s #stayandplaymoment is all about Chinese New Year, and why you should be celebrating with us in Grafton! Let’s take a look.
First things first, let’s talk about Chinese New Year. What is it? Why is it important? Chinese New Year officially begins on February 5th this year. The Chinese festival marking the start of the new year, begins on the second new moon after the winter solstice, and ending on the full moon fifteen days later. It is marked by visits to family and friends, special meals, fireworks, and gift giving.This year is the Year of the Pig 🐷 Pigs are a sign of wealth and fortune, so here’s to hoping your year is full of financial prosper! 💵
Now, on to the fun part- ways to celebrate! In Grafton, Atlas BBQ is taking things up a notch, and they’ll be celebrating at their location! February 5th-9th, be sure to head over and enjoy delicious food items off of their Chinese New Year menu: Pulled Pork Egg Rolls, Smoked Sticky Ribs, Spicy Asian Chicken, Fried Rice, and BBQ Pork Chinese Steamed Buns. We promise you won’t be disappointed! For more information, go to https://www.atlas-bbq.com/ 🍖
Enjoy Asian cuisine, and want more more more? Our friends, Bamboo Bistro, are opening their doors at the old Rosati’s location on Wisconsin Avenue this Friday, February 1st! Be sure to check them out, and try their amazing looking beverages and entree items! 🍜🍣
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