Can you believe it? January is over and we at Balloon Man are getting ready for the Valentine mania.
Every year in mid February (14th) people exchange sentiments of affection and love. It is named after a Christian martyr and dates back to the 5th Century. It is said to mark the beginning of Spring Time.

Balloons are easy, budget friendly and create an instant impact. From personal deliveries, personalised photo balloons to corporate decoration in offices or canteens, balloons are definitely a winner all round. Why not show your staff how you appreciate them with a desktop drop? Or send a personalised photo balloon to your loved one of a special memory pic or why not even send a photo balloon of your loving pet.

“Love is in the air” or in our case let us fill your balloons with the air or helium to show how much you care.

Hot Stuff Pack

Hug Me Pack

Luv Ya Pack

Balloon Man also provide time saver Valentine Theme packs sent over night for you to decorate your venue

Valentine Party Pack

Our personal deliveries are always very popular as an alternative to the usual flowers. Have a look at our very reasonable options but remember to order early as this service is very popular.

So Remember for all your Valentine needs contact the extremely attentive and helpful team at and of course if you want to decorate with some of the up to minute ideas and trends then have a look at the Balloon Man Gallery. You will be truly inspired.


Balloon Man are always ahead in order to assist and enable our valued corporate and retail customers to celebrate different festivities and important events during the year.

Chinese New Year, this year, is the year of the Rat, and it falls on 25th January 2020. 

What’s your zodiac animal?

In order, they are: rat (鼠—shǔ), ox (牛—niú), tiger (虎—hǔ), rabbit (兔—tù), dragon (龙—lóng), snake (蛇—shé), horse (马—mǎ), goat (羊—yang), monkey (猴—hóu), rooster (鸡—jī), dog (狗—gǒu), and pig (猪—zhū).

The zodiac cycle repeats every 12 years, making it easy to figure out whether it’s your year- just check if your age is a multiple of 12! Here are the 12 zodiac animals in order with accompanying years:

Rat 鼠 (shǔ) 1924, 1936, 1948, 1960, 1972, 1984, 1996, 2008, 2020
Ox 牛 (niú) 1925, 1937, 1949, 1961, 1973, 1985, 1997, 2009, 2021
Tiger 虎 (hǔ) 1926, 1938, 1950, 1962, 1974, 1986, 1998, 2010, 2022
Rabbit 兔 (tù) 1927, 1939, 1951, 1963, 1975, 1987, 1999, 2011, 2023
Dragon 龙 (lóng) 1928, 1940, 1952, 1964, 1976, 1988, 2000, 2012, 2024
Snake 蛇 (shé) 1929, 1941, 1953, 1965, 1977, 1989, 2001, 2013, 2025
Horse 马 (mǎ) 1930, 1942, 1954, 1966, 1978, 1990, 2002, 2014, 2026
Goat 羊 (yang) 1931, 1943, 1955, 1967, 1979, 1991, 2003, 2015, 2027
Monkey 猴 (hóu) 1932, 1944, 1956, 1968, 1980, 1992, 2004, 2016, 2028
Rooster 鸡 (jī) 1933, 1945, 1957, 1969, 1981, 1993, 2005, 2017, 2029
Dog 狗 (gǒu) 1934, 1946, 1958, 1970, 1982, 1994, 2006, 2018, 2030
Pig 猪 (zhū) 1935, 1947, 1959, 1971, 1983, 1995, 2007, 2019, 2031

The Chinese New year is celebrated on the first day of the First Moon of the lunar calendar. Chinese New Year, signifies the turning over a new leaf. Socially, it is a time for family reunions, and for visiting friends and relatives.

If you’re thinking of hosting your own celebrations, take a look at what Balloon Man have available.

Canteens and private parties can also contact for balloon decoration and display

Our Chinese Giant Party Pack is a time saver decoration pack and is perfect for the year of celebrations! It’s full of Chinese New Year theme party decorations including China bunting, red & yellow balloons, Asian sun hats, oriental dragons & loads more! The perfect fun party pack just for you delivered overnight nationwide.

Our friendly team at The Balloon Man are on-hand to give you all the information and assistance you need .  Just give us a call or fill in our contact form here.