Dazzling landscape lights to welcome Year of the Rabbit
Landscape lights will be switched on from Friday through January 27, through the Spring Festival holiday, in Shanghai to celebrate the Year of the Rabbit, the city's greenery and public sanitation bureau announced on Thursday.
Both banks of the Huangpu River, Suzhou Creek, and core areas of downtown Shanghai and Five New Cities will be illuminated, creating a festive atmosphere.
Landscape lights will be turned on between 6pm and 11pm on Friday, 6pm and 12:15am on Saturday, and 6pm and 11pm on the remaining days on the Bund, North Bund and central Lujiazui areas, according to the bureau.
However, there will be no light show or countdown activity in these areas, according to the bureau.