Collage featuring two of this week's TikToks

Get Excited for Lunar New Year With These TikToks

How are you celebrating this year?

Words by Ryan Quan

Weekly Roundup: TikTok is full of humor, talent, and whimsy, but it can be difficult to find what you’re looking for among the vast amount of content on the app. We’ve done the hard work for you, curating this weekly column full of funny, fresh, delightful videos by AAPI creators.


Lunar New Year is this Saturday!! Are you ready? Are you excited? Let's get the festivities started with these Lunar New Year-related vids.

@peternugget i stopped getting money so now i get roasted for free 😂 #lunarnewyear #pov #comedy #asian ♬ original sound - peter nguyen
@cathycchen The phase of growing up and wanting to be white and fitting in is something I never wish on anyone #chinesenewyear #lunarnewyear #motherdaughter #chinese #immigrantparents ♬ 24 - NIKI
@giathegiant We did it guys, we ended racism! (Filmed after bottomless brunch 4 mimosas in) #fyp ♬ som original - 365 Tipografia

Published on February 9, 2024

Words by Ryan Quan

Ryan Quan is the Social Media Editor for JoySauce. This queer, half-Chinese, half-Filipino writer and graphic designer loves everything related to music, creative nonfiction, and art. Based in Brooklyn, he spends most of his time dancing to hyperpop and accidentally falling asleep on the subway. Follow him on Instagram at @ryanquans.