The 2018 Hangzhou Chaoshan Plum Blossom Festival

Time: until March, 2018
Venue: Chaoshan Scenic Area
Tickets: 60 RMB / 40 RMB / 30 RMB

The Chaoshan Plum Blossom Festival not only symbolizes the grand start of the West Lake International Expo Hangzhou China  but is also a festive brand of the Yuhang District of Hangzhou. So far, the Chaoshan Plum Blossom Festival has been held for a consecutive 10 times. This year, the festival will adhere to its all-time theme, that is, “Have a Date with the Fragrant Plum Blossoms and Enjoy Yourself in Chaoshan”. The festival infuses a wealth of elements such as tradition, fashion, Chinese traditional culture and a likability to provide over ten activities of three parts giving visitors a unique plum blossom viewing experience.

Memory of Chaoshan

The first Chaoshan Plum Blossom Festival, in 2009, showed the world the charm of the Chaoshan Hill Scenic Area, where the plum blossom culture is more than a century old. The period of ten years has perfected the festival and during the process, Chaoshan has become even more experienced in giving the public a perfect plum blossom festival. This year, the plum blossom festival is set to be blooming marvellous.

Chaoshan Seal

Wu Changshuo, the modern engraving and seal master, and the first head of Xiling Seal-engraver’s Society, was tightly bound to Chaoshan Hill. He fell for plum blossom, especially the ones in Chaoshan Hill. This year, the Chaoshan Hill Scenic Area has completed the renovation and improvement of Da Ming Tang Area, which is centered on the Memorial Hall of Wu Changshuo and, in doing so, enhances the cultural atmosphere of the scenic area.

Chaoshan In (Trendy Chaoshan)

During this year’s plum blossom festival, Chaoshan introduces a series of activities to help spread the theory of Chaoshan Healthy Life, and in the meantime, provides the unique tour of viewing plum blossom at night to show Chaoshan’s most modern and up-to-date side.
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