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Curtain rises on Suzhou Creek Cultural Festival

December 02, 2016 |

The Suzhou Creek Cultural Festival, the 10th this year, took place in Putuo District from October 18 to November 18. It had more than 100 activities.

The festival began with a philately exhibition at Putuo Library, displaying nearly 1,000 Chinese and foreign stamps on the theme of spaceflight. The Putuo branch of Liu Haisu Art Museum presented a series of art shows featuring Suzhou Creek.

Festival visitors also saw the works of teachers and students with the Surikov Art Institute in Moscow and a Tibetan costume exhibition, and participated in a photo contest.

The district also launched an online cultural portal which allows people to take part in interactive activities and vote for their favorite programs of the Suzhou Creek Cultural Festival.