|"Meet on Belt and Road" 2017 Shanghai Tourism Festival Begins
|The 2017 Shanghai Tourism Festival kicked off last weekend. The parade of the festival was held in the evening of September 10 on Middle Huaihai Road. More than 300,000 city residents and tourists watched 25 decorated floats and 33 performance troupes from home and abroad parade down the thoroughfare in one of the events that marks this year`s Shanghai Tourism Festival which runs to October 6.
As a highlight of the festival, the parade included folk dancing, brass band music and samba performances by foreign troupes. The floats will tour into districts across Shanghai through October 6 with stops including Nanjing Road Pedestrian Mall and Hongkou Football Stadium.
During the event, Shanghai Municipal Tourism Administration will launch "Huangpu River Life Festival" activities jointly with the districts and other government units along the Huangpu River, like Parent-Child Carnival, Binjiang Market, Photography Contest, Concerts in the Open Air and Binjiang Running and Cycling, using the public spaces on the two banks of the Huangpu River.
For more details, please visit: www.meet-in-shanghai.net/go-events/2017_09_lyj.php