The weather is new to the future! Various places have launched colorful New Year’s Eve activities to welcome New Year’s Day.

CCTV News: On the first day of the New Year holiday, colorful lanterns and folk performances in many places will fill the atmosphere of welcoming the New Year. Citizens and tourists enjoy lanterns and special food in the garden and enjoy a relaxing holiday.

Nanchang, Jiangxi: New Year’s atmosphere of picking new year’s goods and hanging lanterns

Near the New Year, the festive atmosphere in Nanchang, Jiangxi Province is strong, and the red lanterns decorate the neighborhood. In the new year’s goods market next to Wanshou Palace, calendars, window grilles, Chinese knots and other new year’s goods have been put on the shelves, filled with festive atmosphere everywhere, attracting many citizens to come and buy.

Citizen Yuan Wei: The new year has a new atmosphere, just having time to buy new year’s goods with my sisters, such as desk calendars and window grilles, to dress up the family and add a festive atmosphere to the family.

Shaoxing, Zhejiang: The temple fair is lively and has rich folk activities.

Buy new year’s goods and visit temple fairs. At the site of the first Shanyin traditional temple fair in Shaoxing, Zhejiang Province, the people in Fuheng Street, with a total length of more than 300 meters, were surging, and various booths were dizzying. There are more than 50 kinds of Shaoxing specialty foods, non-legacy products, etc., as well as a variety of Shaoxing local folk cultural activities.

Tourist Wu Lulu: It’s my first time to travel to Shaoxing, and I experienced the taste of old Shaoxing, which was very interesting.

Nanchong, Sichuan: Bright lights along Jialing River welcome the New Year.

On the banks of Jialing River in Nanchong, Sichuan, the Shangzhongba Bridge and landmark buildings are lit by bright lights, creating a strong festive atmosphere to welcome the arrival of 2024.

Hohhot, Inner Mongolia: The urban landscape is full of brilliance.

Various lanterns are also hung in the streets and alleys of Hohhot, Inner Mongolia. The city under the night is colorful, and the main streets, squares and traffic nodes in the city have set up different lighting landscapes.

Wang Zhandong, squadron leader of the Mobile Squadron of Huimin District Urban Management Bureau, Hohhot City, Inner Mongolia: In Tongdao Street, we mainly use red and yellow lotus leaf lights and flexible light strips, which mainly reflects the theme of "lights for thousands of families".

Xiangyang, Hubei Province: Walking through the ancient streets and feeling the characteristic folk culture.

Visit ancient streets and enjoy folk customs. On the morning of the 30th, Guanjiaxiang Cultural Leisure Street in Xiangyang, Hubei officially opened. The Millennium Old Street is located in the ancient city wall of Xiangyang, and it reappears the fireworks of the city after repair. The block covers different types of formats, such as the display of intangible cultural heritage with local characteristics, cultural and creative shopping, the exhibition of special agricultural products, homestay hotels, etc. The lingering charm of ancient style is integrated with modern commerce, allowing citizens and tourists to truly enter history and feel folk customs.

Citizen Huang Jun: In 2024, with the carp lamp behind us, I wish our life prosperous, carp yue longmen.

Editor: Jassamyn Liu Editor: Liu Liang