Shanghai launches night fest on June 6
Although Shanghai's May 5 Shopping Festival has moved into its second half, people's consumer enthusiasm is not fading.
According to a government news conference held on June 3, the city plans to hold it first Shanghai Night Festival from June 6 to 30, with the first Shanghai Trendy Life Festival to be launched on June 5.
The Shanghai Night Festival will hold more than 180 night-time activities with six major themes – shopping, food, travel, entertainment, shows and reading. It will be a night carnival with the participation and cross-border cooperation of the whole city. Nine landmark nightlife clusters, including on the Bund, around Jing'an Temple, in Xujiahui and Pudong Binjiang will offer featured activities.
During the night festival, Shanghai Administration of Culture and Tourism will launch cultural and tourism activities such as a 12-hour cross-frequency live broadcast and themed tours of the China International Import Expo venue.
In addition, on June 5, the "2020 Shanghai global new product launch season" will be opened, marking the start of the Shanghai Trendy Life Festival.