Hong Kong's horse racing fans hopes for Year of the Horse
30 January 2014 Last updated at 23:13 GMT
More than a billion people around the world are celebrating the Lunar New Year, which starts on Friday.
The Year of the Horse is associated with speed and success and in Hong Kong, a city that is mad for horse racing, the punters are hoping for another record year.
The BBC's Hong Kong correspondent Juliana Liu reports.