2019 China · Wuxi Plum Blossom Festival Unveiled
Thousands of plum trees in the Garden create a spring for the city. On Feb. 14, the opening ceremony of 2019 China · Wuxi Plum Blossom Festival was launched in the scenic spot of the Plum Garden. Liu Xia, the Deputy Mayor of Wuxi, Yan Jianyuan, the Vice Secretary-General of the Wuxi People’s government, Shang Ming, the Deputy Director of Propaganda Department of Wuxi Committee, and Jiang Yunjie, the Director of Wuxi Culture, TV, Radio and Tourism Administration, were present at the ceremony. The event lasts for 50 days from Feb. 4 to Mar. 25.
As the first big tourist festival every year, it is the brand of cultural tour in the Plum Garden and a platform to showcase the image and charm of the city. No longer a simple flower appreciation activity, it is a comprehensive cultural feast characterized by scenery, leisure, culture and indomitability, by which more tourists have been deeply impressed and attracted by national, commercial and dedicative spirits.
In 2019, the Garden focusing on the concept of Leisure Resort in Four Seasons, pushed out new products including Plum Blossom Appreciation, Cultural Tour, Garden Experience and Parents-Child Activities, which present the historic culture of the flowers and Rongs’ trade and industry. Cultural activities are diversified such as Taiwan Fair, Plum Blossom in Ancient Times, Tea Party, Organic Agricultural Souvenirs, City-tour We-Media Talents and Flowers, and Poetry Recitation. Moreover, there are Linfen Gongs and Drums Show in Shanxi, the World Intangible Cultural Heritage, and Ansai Waist Drums Show “Spring in Plum Garden” in Shaanxi. The brand of Wuxi Plum Blossom Festival is to be built by developing all-for-one tourism and culture tour.