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Chinese New Year Celebrations

To celebrate the Chinese New Year there are a variety of events taking place free of charge in Preston on Saturday 04th February 2017 at the Flag Market, Library and The Harris museum. So head to Easirent to sort out your Preston car hire and then off to the various events taking place in Preston between 11.00am and 3.30pm.

Flag Market

At the Flag Market at 1.00pm, 2.00pm and 3.00pm there will be a Tai Chi Demonstration this is one of the best known traditional Chinese martial arts and was developed around the year 1670. Each demonstration will last around 5 Minutes. There will be a chance to watch and take part in Table Tennis with the Preston table tennis association. While at the flag market don’t miss the traditional Lion Dance which will entertain families of all ages.

The Harris

Harris museum in the town Centre is easy to get to in your Car hire from Easirent Preston with local Car parks nearby. The Harris museum has a café where you can learn to use chopsticks and upon arrival at the entrance to the museum you can take part in a game of Jianzi which is played with a shuttlecock and requires you to keep it in the air as long as possible without it hitting the floor. While at the Museum they also have a collection of Chinese coins which are not currently on display to see and three different types of Chinese board games.

The Harris Library

Chinese brush painting will be taking place in the junior area of the Library and there is also the chance to have a go at Chinese calligraphy and to make a Happy New Year Card. A Tai Chi Demonstration will take place at the Harris Library with the chance to participate as well as watch. There is also a Tea Ceremony and Chinese poetry for the adults where you can discover the Chinese way of drinking tea and the work of Chinese Poets.

At Easirent Preston we have a wide range of Car hire options available from small town cars to large family Estate cars. To book your car hire Preston call 01772 886 888 or visit our website

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