(DALIANNEWS)- The Jinshitan Spring Festival Lantern Show, the largest one of its kind in Dalian, has become one of the most popular Spring Festival celebration activities for both local residents and tourists this year.
According to the incomplete statistics, more than 100,000 tourists from home and abroad have flocked to this festive activity since the opening of the lantern show on January 28.
Tourists from home and abroad take part in the lantern show, part of the Spring Festival celebration activities, at Jinshitan in Dalian, a port city of Northeastern China's Liaoning Province, February 9, 2019.
The lantern show greets visitors with exquisite lanterns in different shapes, sizes and colors, which infuse traditional culture, intangible culture and modern elements.
The 27-day event will display over 50 different kinds of decorative lanterns until February 24 this year. The lighting time will last from 5 pm to 9 pm every night.
A lantern in shape of a lotus is on display during Jinshitan Spring Festival Lantern Show in Dalian,a port city of Northeastern China's Liaoning Province.
Apart from the beautiful lanterns and dazzling lights, the event also includes different areas for tourists to taste local snacks, enjoy performances, experience traditional folk arts and customs as well as purchase festive decorations.