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Folk Arts on Same Stage in Celebration for Lantern Festival


The Lantern Festival is a traditional Chinese festival. On the evening of March 2, the “Gold Dog for Prosperity” Lantern Festival Folk Arts Show was held at Bayi Road Pedestrian Street in Chengqiao Town. A variety of folk arts were put on the same stage, attracting flocks of citizens in celebration of the Lantern Festival.
The activity was unveiled in the street performances including dragon and lion dancing. Community citizens danced in drum beats for welcoming New Year. Performances including folk music and opera were brilliant. Craftsmen showed their skills on the site, making plate etching, sugar painting and other works. Various lantern riddles won praises from citizens. The holiday atmosphere permeated every corner of streets with bursts of laughter on the spot.

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