In the morning of July 8th, the opening ceremony of the 3rd Lotus Pond Cultural Festival in Anlong village, Qingyuan county was held, together with the opening of the water park. Yan Changyuan, member of the standing committee of the county Party committee announced the opening of both. Wang Linsheng, deputy director of the standing committee of county people’s committee, and Hu Xianping, deputy county head attended the ceremony.
The summer of July is exactly the blooming season of lotus. At the 30 mu lotus pond in Anlong, all the blooming lotus are dancing with the wind, and whenever the wind blows, they send out their delicate fragrance, attracting thousands of tourists to admire and capture the sight.
On the day of the ceremony, the place was full of festive atmosphere and interesting activities, making the tourists enraptured. They admired Cheong-sam show by the lotus pond, enjoyed the pleasure of fishing in the nature, and experienced the utter pleasure of dabbling with the family as well; moreover, they also tasted much delicious special rural cuisine. (Qingyuan County Government Office)