From: Qinhuangdao Daily
By: Reporter Shi Na
In order to further enrich the cultural life of tourists and citizens in winter, promote the integration of “tourism + culture” “tourism + sports” “tourism + health care” and “tourism + business”, increase the effective supply of off-season tourism products, and cultivate culture brands of winter tourism to create the new format and new pattern of the all-for-one and all-season tourism, the 3rd “Qinhuangdao Winter Tourism Culture Festival” will present a feast of tourism culture with various winter tourism activities in all the counties and districts from now on to mid-March.
During the event, “Celebrating the flourishing Spring Festival in Beidaihe” will be held in Beidaihe District. “Galloping on the Champion Ice Arena and enjoying the happy hour on ice” will be held in the Olympic Sports Center in Haigang District, the downtown area of Qinhuangdao City, including training camps of ice hockey, figure skating, and skating, competitions and performances of ice hockey, figure skating, etc., and various interactive games on ice. The Winter Rural Tourism Culture Festival, the National Fitness Games, the Happy Ice and Snow Lantern Festival, and the Folk Customs Exhibition will be held in the 3rd Laojunding Ice and Snow Carnival. The 1st Qinhuangdao College Students Skiing Competition will be held in Ziyunshan “Ice and Snow Sports on Campus”. The Characteristic Folk Customs Festivals including The Oil-Paper Umbrella Culture and Art Festival, the Spring Festival Fair, and the Spring Festival Temple Fair will be held in the Site of Qinshihuang Seeking for the Immortality.
In addition, during the event, the Municipal Cultural Square, People's Square and all the counties and districts will carry out series of “Culture + Tourism” activities. With the theme of “Culture + Tourism”, 22 major cultural events in 3 major categories will be organized, such as professional performances, mass culture activities and public services, to enrich the cultural life of the citizens.