A simulation of the folk-themed lights display to be held in Xiamen, Fujian province. [Photo/sunnews.cn]
A grand lights display will be specially created at the Guanyin Hill in Xiamen, Fujian province to welcome the upcoming Chinese Lunar New Year of the Dog.
The light show, designed by China's best light artists, will open on Feb 2 and last through Mar 11. Under the theme of "Finding the Elements of Spring Festival", the event will feature dazzling lights display covering various themes such as Spring festival, Chinese zodiacs and four seasons.
Light artists will take advantage of 3D technology to create balloons featuring marine animals or cartoon characters. Visitors can also enjoy amazing cultural performances of face changing, acrobatics, magic and fire breathing.
A lights display featuring lotus will be created at the First Folk Lights Display in Xiamen, Fujian province. [Photo/sunnews.cn]
A lights display featuring two swans will be created at the First Folk Lights Display in Xiamen, Fujian province. [Photo/sunnews.cn]
A delegation from Sasebo, Japan visited Xiamen, Fujian province from Jan 15 to 18 to explore the operation of cultural institutions in the city.
A delegation from Malaysia headed by Yeoh Soon Hin, executive councillor of Penang State, visited Xiamen, Fujian province from Jan 5 to 8.