There are street performances of much varieties such as traditional Chinese orchestra, Chinese chess competition, Bonzai display, traditional dances, old folks singing and much more.
traditional Chinese orchestra mesmerizing the crowds
Chinese calligraphy in display
the Bonzai garden
For those young or young at heart, there's plenty of rides and games to keep you busy. Who knows, you might even win a teddy bear or two at the carnival.
yippee!!! see me spin.......
After all those walking and playing, you can refresh yourself with some cooling drinks or flavoured ice (kantong). If you want to satisfy your hunger, there's always galore of delicacies that you can try. Be it a simple hot dog or something more exotic like Mongolia meat, there bound to be something that suits you.
flavoured ice (kantong)
Last but not least, how could we forget bout the most important element in this festival. Lanterns of course!!
stalls selling colourful lanterns