Enjoy a Happy Journey in Guangzhou
GUANGZHOU, CHINA, October 02, 2019 /Neptune100/ — Cultural carnivals, low-cost shows and cultural festivals will present splendidness for 10 consecutive days. Wonderful cultural and tourism activities of “National Day” will be successively launched at the various museums, theme parks and scenic spots of the city. As the whole country is celebrating the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People’s Republic of China, the Flower City Guangzhou is greeting the citizens and tourists with unique cultural and tourism activities. All its 11 districts will host artistic performances, low-cost exhibitions and shows and garden celebrations with the theme of “My Motherland and I” and “Dedicated to the 70th Anniversary of the Founding of the People’s Republic of China”. The cultural and tourism atmosphere of the Flower City spread through various cultural venues, museums, theme parks and scenic spots like a puff of refreshing wind.
During the National Day Holiday, Guangzhou will organize nearly 30 theme performances to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People’s Republic of China, which will last for 10 days from September 28 to October 7.
It is reported that the activity of Guangzhou Exhibition and Performance Month of Fine Cultural and Artistic Works will be held at Guangzhou Opera House, Guangzhou Friendship Theatre, Guangdong Arts Theatre and Guangdong Province Puppet Art Theater for 19 consecutive performances. The 11 repertoires staged cover singing and dancing, Cantonese opera, modern drama, acrobatics, puppet, Guangdong music and other art categories.
It is worth mentioning that during the National Day Holiday, preferential ticket prices will be offered for all performances in Guangzhou. This will attract more citizens to enter the theater and enjoy the artistic feast brought about by fine cultural and artistic works, as well as enhance the people’s sense of cultural acquisition and happiness with high-quality cultural supply.
According to the Guangzhou Municipal Bureau of Culture, Radio and Television and Tourism, in October, the public cultural authorities and municipal museums in Guangzhou will organize more than 90 exhibitions and more than 160 activities related to performances, films, lectures and training, workshops, science popularization experience, excellent traditional culture and intangible cultural heritage activities. Nearly 90 festival activities will be held in various scenic spots.
The greatest highlight is the Pearl River parade with the theme of “The Joyous Pearl River Praises the Motherland Respectfully”, which will take place from September 28 to October 7. By then, from 20:00 to 21:00 every night, the Pearl River cruises will parade in the Haixinsha waters where the Pearl River landscape axis meets the new central axis of the city. Citizens can enjoy the colourful decorative lighting on both riverbanks and watch the cruises flowing over the Pearl River.
Located in the center of Guangdong province, Guangzhou is not only the capital of Guangdong, but also the central city with strong attraction and influence in South China. Affected by the subtropical marine monsoon climate, Guangzhou is embraced by a diversity of flowers all the year around and well known as “the Flower City”. Guangzhou, which is listed in China’s first batch of 24 historical and cultural cities, has a long history of more than 2,200 years. It is the birthplace of the ancient Maritime Silk Road, the center of Lingnan culture, the source of China’s modern revolution, and the frontier of reform and opening up.