The Red envelope is a tradition in which adults give children red envelopes filled with money until they are married.
The lantern festival is celebrated at the end of Chinese New Years by lighting a candle inside the lanterns at night on the 15th day of the celebrations.
元宵节 Yuánxiāo Jié -or- 十五暝 Shíwǔ míng
The Chinese zodiac consists of 12 animals each representing one year. Each animal has its own personality and other animals to be with or stay away from. If a person is born between the time period of one of the animals, they are considered to be that year (Ex. Year of the dragon 龙年)