【老广贺春】Shantou Fishing Lantern Event puts life into the Spring Festival
Putting an end to a three-year pause, the Fishing Lantern Event was held in Houzhai Town, Nan'ao County, Shantou City, Guangdong Province on February 8.
The fishing lantern teams from different villages and towns paraded and performed and were accompanied by theYingge Dance group, drum corps, and flag teams.
The crowds of spectators on both sides of the streets and alleys surged, the noise and firecrackers blared together, and the whole county was peaceful and auspicious, bringing the strong atmosphere of the New Year to a climax.
The event reflected the joy of fishermen for a bumper harvest in the outgoing year and wishes for a safe and smooth sea production and a better life in the new year. This event was comparatively bigger, with more young people participating, and attracted many tourists from other places.