Kangbashi rings in Lantern Festival with visual extravaganza
A thrilling fireworks show is staged in the Kangbashi district on the evening of Feb 15 to celebrate the Lantern Festival. [Photo/Kangbashi Release]
The Kangbashi district of Ordos city, located in North China's Inner Mongolia autonomous region, held a series of riotous fun activities on Feb 15 to celebrate the Lantern Festival.
The Lantern Festival is a traditional event for family reunions in China. It takes place on the first full moon of the new year, which falls on the 15th day of the first lunar month, according to the Chinese Lunar Calendar.
An eye-catching dance performance is staged on Feb 15 to add to the festivities. [Photo/Kangbashi Release]
A float parade takes place in Kangbashi district on Feb 15 to celebrate the Lantern Festival. [Photo/Kangbashi Release]
This year's celebration activity in Kangbashi included a float parade, an aerial drone lights show and a music fireworks spectacular, creating an electrifying festive atmosphere for the city.
Some 500 aerial drones form the slogan "Wish all residents a happy Lantern Festival" in the sky over Kangbashi district on Feb 15. [Photo/Kangbashi Release]