The closing ceremony of the 2017 Shanghai Qingpu Dianshan Lake Culture & Art Festival and Tourism Shopping Festival was held at the Residents’ Square of Zhujiajiao Town on October 29. Han Shunfang, Vice Chief of the CPC District Committee, Jiang Daorong, Standing Member and Publicity Director of the CPC District Committee, plus Wang Lingyu and Gu Jun, Deputy District Governors attended the closing ceremony, and appreciated the show. Jiang gave a closing speech, while Han announced the closing.
A series of activities for the 2017 Shanghai Qingpu Dianshan Lake Culture & Art Festival and Tourism Shopping Festival were performed, celebrating for like a month since started on September 26. Covered the whole district, over 80 projects and over 200 activities involved almost millions of people in enjoying the festival. With a magnificent and zealous drum music named Realizing Dream, the closing ceremony was unveiled. The powerful drumbeats and dynamic rhythms instantly ignited passion among the audience. Fairly afterwards, prominently featured with Qingpu styles, a series of creative works were performed, such as a duet of Hometown, a septet folk tune of Lixiahe Farm Song and a rap of Our Great Qingpu. Fully flavored with local characteristics, a brand-new ecological Qingpu seemed to walk towards the audience. As the last performance, the song of Stay True to the Original Self raised another upsurge with its overflowing enthusiasm.
On the spot, these adorable kids pictured their affections for Qingpu with paintbrushes, painting a marvelous one-hundred-meter-long scroll. Moreover, with local customs, some on-the-scene shows including paper cutting, straw weaving, wool knitting, sugar painting, sole stitching and watermark printing, jointly illuminated the unique charms of “Original and Cultural Qingpu”.
So far, the 2017 Shanghai Qingpu Dianshan Lake Culture & Art Festival and Tourism Shopping Festival have been completed successfully! It presents a new glamour of culture and history resources owned by Qingpu, carrying forward the theme of “New Cultural Qingpu and New Joyful Life”. Besides, it boosts the integration development of culture, tourism and trade, facilitating strategic plans for leapfrogged development of Qingpu.