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Lunar New Year Spectacle: Dragon Puppet Takes Center Stage As Colorful Festivities Unfold On Mott Street In Manhattan's Chinatown

In a vibrant display of culture and celebration, a majestic dragon puppet steals the spotlight as it parades down Mott Street amidst the bustling Lunar New Year festivities in Manhattan's Chinatown.

Chinese New Year Photo: AP/John Minchillo

A dragon puppet is marched down Mott Street during the Lunar New Year parade in Manhattan's Chinatown in New York.

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A dragon puppet is marched down Mott Street during the Lunar New Year parade in Manhattan's Chinatown in New York.

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Dragon dancers march down Mott Street during the Lunar New Year parade in Manhattan's Chinatown in New York.

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A reveler takes part during the Chinese New Year "The Dragon" parade in the Chinatown neighborhood of Manhattan in New York.

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Revelers take part during the Chinese New Year "The Dragon" parade in the Chinatown neighborhood of Manhattan in New York.

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