9 restaurants for takeout to celebrate Lunar New Year in Birmingham

BSC Lunar New Year in Birmingham 2016
Dancers at a past BSC Chinese New Year Celebration. Photo via Birmingham-Southern College’s Facebook

Ready for another new year? Lunar New Year is February 12 and there are important steps to ensure good luck for the coming year. Wear red, clean your house and make sure you eat all the lucky foods. Check out these nine restaurants to celebrate Lunar New Year in Birmingham.

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Find out what these students have to say about Birmingham’s Vietnamese community

Group photo of some of VSA's members
Dedicated to sharing and promoting Vietnamese culture. Photo via UAB VSA’s Facebook

More Vietnamese restaurants are opening in our area, showing the influence that the Vietnamese community has on Birmingham. And the University of Alabama at Birmingham’s Vietnamese Student Association (UAB VSA) is spreading awareness of it. I spoke with four UAB VSA students about what VSA is and the growth of the community in Birmingham.

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