Chinese Sprinf Festival of the new year
By Lidor Shamir
2016 New Year falls on February 8th (Monday), and the celebration will last for 15 days till February 22nd. It is the Year of the Monkey according to Chinese zodiac.
Hours and time open:
Officially Celebration — 7 Days (February 7–13, 2016) - All day celebration.
Recommendation for a visit - Ditan Park Temple Fair 地坛公园庙会
Ditan Temple Fair is one of the biggest and most popular temple fairs, featuring traditional snacks, handicrafts, a variety of performances, hundreds of stalls selling local snacks, antiques and curios and a whole lot of people.
- Ticket: 10 RMB/person
- Open: 10am–5pm (Feb 18–25)
- Address: 2 Andingmen Wai Avenue, Dongcheng District 东城区安定门外大街2号