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Winter Activities of Hangzhou 2019-04-18

1. West Lake Flower Show
26th January — 14th February
Venue: Temple To King Qians
Address: No.11 Qianwangci Road, Shangcheng District (上城区钱王祠路11号)
Telephone: 86-571-87063566
Description: The flower show integrates traditional Chinese culture, colorful flowers and activities about horse (According to Chinese Lunar Calendar, the year of 2014 is the year of horse — one of Chinese Zodiac signs.)


2. Praying on Jade Emperor Mountain
1st January — 15th February
Venue: Jade Emperor Hill Scenic Area
Address: No.1 Yuhuang Road, Xihu District (西湖区玉皇山路1号)
Telephone: 86-571-87088051
Description: The 273-meter-tall Jade Emperor Hill is the famous natural oxygen bar in Hangzhou. And the Fuxing Temple at the top of Jade Emperor Hill is the place where Jade Emperor performed religious rites (Jade Emperor is the ruler of the world in Chinese folk culture). Every year from January to April, thousands of pilgrims would climb to the top of the hill to pray to Jade Emperor. It's a major event of West Lake Fair for Pilgrims.


3. Temple Fair at Wu Hill More
Time: 31st January — 6th February
Venue: Wu Hill
Address: No.1 Yan’an Road, Shangcheng District (上城区延安路1号)
Telephone: 86- 571-87088710


4. 2014 Winter-sweet and Mume Blossom Show at Lingfeng More
Time: 18th January — 22rd March
Venue: Hangzhou Botanical Garden
Address: No.1 Taoyuanling Road, Xihu District (西湖区桃源岭1号)
Telephone: 86- 571-87961908


5. Watching Traditional Chinese Opera in the Former Residence of Hu Xueyan
Time: 1st January — 15 February
Venue: Former Residence of Hu Xueyan
Address: No.18 Yuanbao Street, Hangzhou (上城区元宝路18号)
Telephone: 86- 571-86821131
Description: The Former Residence of Hu Xueyan was constructed in 1872 and renowned as No.1 Mansion of late Qing Dynasty. It's a classic of Ming and Qing-style courtyard dwellings. The activity recreates the prosperous scene of Party of Hu Family. During the party, you can enjoy traditional Chinese opera and Dumpling Feast.


6. Works of Art on Plum Blossoms
Time: January — February
Venue: Hangzhou Museum
Address: No.18 Liangdao Hill, Shangcheng District (上城区粮道山18号)
Telephone: 86-571-87802660
Description: Plum Blossom is one of the most beloved flowers in China and has been the eternal theme of many works of art since ancient times. The exhibits include over 70 fan paintings and 110 scroll paintings.


7. Spring Festival Temple Fair in Song Dynasty Town More
Time: 31st January — 14th February
Venue: Song Dynasty Town
Address: No.148 Zhijiang Road, Xihu District (西湖区之江路148号)
Telephone: 86-571-87313101


8. The Exhibition of Ink Wash Paintings
Time: January
Venue: Zhijiang Sculpture Arts Creativity Industry Center (之江雕塑艺术创意园)
Address: No.22 Dongshanli, Liusi Road (留泗路东山里22号)
Telephone: 13306538928
Description: In the exhibition, there will be over 50 Ink Wash Paintings and 20 Ceramic Paintings.


9. The 6th Hangzhou Leisure Shopping Festival
Time: January
Venue: Hefang Street and the Southern Song Imperial Street
Telephone: 86-571-87813477
Description: It’s definitely one of those good occasions to buy some authentic Traditional Chinese Medicine.


10. Experiencing Folk Customs of New Year in Ancient Streets
Time: 31st January — 5th February
Venue: Qinghefang Historical Block
Address: No.113 Gaoyin Street, Shangcheng District (上城区高银街113号)
Telephone: 86-571-87813477
Description: You can get an inside look into the folk customs of Chinese New Year and participate in all kinds of folk activities personally. It's a fun way to understand Chinese culture.


11. Hangzhou Grand Canal Cultural Festival — Strawberry Picking
Time: 1st January — March
Venue: Hangzhou Grand Canal
Telephone: 86-571-56079208
Description: It’s a lot of fun to take a boat trip along the over one-thousand-year-old Grand Canal, visit water town — Tangqi Ancient Town, and pick and taste the organic strawberries.


12. Praying in Xiangji Temple
Time: 7th February
Venue: Xiangji Temple
Address: No.1 Dadou Road, Gongshu District (拱墅区大兜路1号)
Telephone: 86-571-88316633
Description: Come to Xiangji Temple — the most prosperous Buddhist Temple in Gongshu District and wish a good coming year for you and your family and friends.


13. The Exhibition of Jade Carvings and Works of Art
Time: January
Venue: Hangzhou Arts and Crafts Museum
Address: No.344 Xiaohe Road, Gongshu District (拱墅区小河路344号)
Telephone: 86-571-88190596
Description: Jade is an important part of Chinese culture. The exhibition lasts for a month and will display over 130 Jade carving works.


14. Jingdezhen Ceramics Exhibition
Time: 18th January — 16th March
Venue: Hangzhou Arts and Crafts Museum
Address: No.344 Xiaohe Road, Gongshu District (拱墅区小河路344号)
Telephone: 86-571-8819059


15. Ice and Snow Carnival
Time: January — 16th February
Venue: White Dragon Pool Scenic Area
Address: Longmenkan Village, Zhuangtang Street (转塘街道龙门坎村)
Telephone: 86- 571-87423100
Description: In the carnival, there are many things to do besides enjoying the snow scenery: participating in folk activities, Buddhist events and sampling family reunion dinner.


16. The Exhibition of National Wetland Parks
Time: Middle January — February
Venue: National Wetland Museum of China
Address: No.402 Tianmushan Road, Xihu District (西湖区天目山路402号)
Telephone: 86-571-88872909
Description: It displays 26 wetlands chosen from 298 wetlands parks in China.


17. Folk Customs of New Year in Xixi
Time: 31st January — 6th February
Venue: Xixi National Wetland Park
Address: No.518 Tianmushan Road, Xihu District (西湖区天目山518号)
Telephone: 86-571-88106680
Description: Folk Shows of Celebrating New Year, Wedding in Water Town and Yue Opera are available.


18. The 7th Chengshan Temple Fair in Xianghu Lake
Time: 31st January — 28th February
Venue: Xianghu Scenic Area
Telephone: 86-571-82360128
Description: Wonderful Dragon Dance and Lion Dance will be performed.


19. Festival of Mutton Hot Pot in Cangqian More
Time: February
Venue: Yangguo Village (羊锅村)
Address: Gexiang Village, Cangqian Town, Yuhang District (仓前镇葛巷村)
Telephone: 86-571-89196123


20. Spring Festival in Longmen Ancient Town
Time: 31st January — 5th February
Venue: Longmen Ancient Town
Address: Longmen Town, Fuyang (富阳龙门镇)
Telephone: 86-571-63506192
Description: Longmen Ancient Town is the birth place of Sun Quan - the founder of the state of Eastern Wu during the Three Kingdoms period (220–280 AD). To celebrate Spring Festival with the descendants of Sun Quan in Longmen is a quite unique experience.


21. A Happy Spring Festival in Red Lantern-Grandma’s 
30th January — 15th February
Venue: Red Lantern-Grandma’s
Address: Tonglu County, Hangzhou (杭州市桐庐县)
Telephone: 86-571-69870028
Description: From the activity, people can get a clue what Chinese do to prepare for the Spring Festival: kill a pig to prepare meat for New Year and write Spring Festival Couplets etc.


22. The 4th Daming Mountain Skiing Festival More
Time: January — March
Venue: Daming Mountain Scenic Area
Address: Baiguo Village, Qingliang Peak, Lin'an, Hangzhou (杭州市临安清凉峰镇白果村)
Telephone: 86- 571-63709588

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