|The City`s Annual Shopping Festival Starts on Friday
The festival, part of Shanghai Tourism Festival, will include dining, entertainment, and cultural exhibitions. More than 120 events will be held covering 16 districts, involving 2,000 companies, and 20,000 outlets.
The events will include discounts, electronic payment promotions, light shows, temporary outlets for Shanghai time-honored brands, exhibitions, beer festivals, and concerts.
An opening ceremony of the shopping festival will be held at Global Harbor mall in Putuo district on Friday.
As a highlight, it will launch a "Night Shanghai Consumption Zone" to display the development of night fairs in the city. Business hours at the food courts will run to 11pm.
News source:Shanghai Daily