Spring Festival in Chengdu
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2017.01.23 - 2017.01.12
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Chengdu
Wish you a happy Chinese New Year in Chengdu! Colorful events, such as lanterns shows, temple fairs and art exhibitions, are awaiting your participation.
Folk Activities
2017 Chengdu International Panda Lantern Carnival
The ongoing 2017 Chengdu International Panda Lantern Carnival at the Yoho Farm of Sansheng Village displays over 130 groups of large and medium-sized lanterns and festive lamps.
2017 Chengdu Temple Fair
The 2017 Chengdu Temple Fair is being staged at the Wuhou Shrine Museum, with hundreds of performances and 4 exhibitions for visitors.
8th Du Fu Culture Festival
Du Fu (712-770) is a famous Chinese poet of the Tang Dynasty (618-907). Visiting the Du Fu's Thatched Cottage on the 7th day of Chinese lunar year's 1st month is a popular tradition in Chengdu. A large ceremony to worship Du Fu will be held.
2017 Chengdu Jinsha Sun Festival
The ongoing 2017 Chengdu Jinsha Sun Festival at Jinsha Site Museum features the civilizations of ancient Egypt and ancient Kingdom of Shu (3,000-5,000 years ago).
Exhibitions
Visit Dunhuang Caves in Chengdu Museum
A large exhibition featuring the Dunhuang art and cultural relics from the ancient Silk Road showcasing eight magnificent replicas of the Mogao Caves frescos, sculptures, and so on.
Cultural Relics Exhibition at Yongling Museum
Four pieces of first-class national relics and nine three-class ones excavated from Yongling (also known as The Royal Tomb of Wang Jian) and collected by the Sichuan Museum are being displayed in the Yongling Museum.
Cultural Events
Chinese New Year Activities at Chengdu Library
A series of free activities at Chengdu Library Jan. 23-Feb.12.
2017 Donghu Arts Festival
The ongoing 3rd Donghu Arts Festival brings to the public several theme events including the interactive experience activity and Spring Festival carnival.