Chinese Lantern Festival: February 6
Time & Location
About the Event
Chinese New Year is the most important festival for Chinese nationals. Local guide, Lisa Zhu, will continue her yearly traditional tour with SEA member to visit Yu Garden’s lantern festival at night, the most beautiful time of the year to visit this area. Lisa will explain the customs and meaning of different lantern sets. We will also try a bowl of tangyuan — the traditional food for the lantern festival. Are you ready to join the locals for an exciting night to celebrate the year of the rat?
This is a family-friendly tour, however strollers are not recommended for this tour because of the possible crowds.
Friday, February 7 TIME: 5:45 PM Registration, 6 PM to 8 PM
COST: RMB 300 for adults (includes guided tour and a bowl of tangyuan) RMB 200 children under 10 years of age
88 Lishui Rd.
(metro line 10 to Yuyuan Garden station)
Please complete the online registration by January 31. The event costs must be paid in cash only. Susan Lundin is SEA coordinator, WeChat: susanlundin.
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If you need to cancel after January 31, our SEA cancellation policy applies which states you might still have to pay for your registered event, depending on the vendor. SEA will contact you to collect the fee for the missed event.