Culture carnival kicks off in Taicang Wanda Plaza
A poster of the culture and sports activities season of Taicang [Photo/WeChat account: tcfbgw]
A culture carnival themed around Taicang's intangible cultural heritages recently opened at the city's Wanda Plaza, local media outlets reported on June 29.
The carnival includes live shows presented by inheritors of intangible cultural heritages, sales of traditional art crafts and local delicacies, as well as talent shows of local communities.
Modern recreations of Han Dynasty (260BC-220) dance and lion dance costumes are on display. [Photo/WeChat account: tcfbgw]
According to local authorities, this year's carnival features interactions between intangible cultural heritage inheritors and visitors. Products and craft skills of 30 intangible heritage items are available for participants to experience, learn, and purchase.
With its unique and well-endowed cultural and sports resources, the county-level city has been labeled the home of bridge (cards), martial arts, lion and dragon dance, classical music, as well as folk music and dancing, he added.
An electronic billboard guides visitors at Wanda Plaza in Taicang. [Photo/WeChat account: tcfbgw]
Location: 188 Shanghai East Road, Taicang, Suzhou