China News Service, Beijing, April 1 (Reporter Yu Lixiao) The Beijing Park Management Center announced on April 1 that during the Ching Ming holiday, Beijing’s affiliated parks and the Chinese Garden Museum will create "Red Ching Ming, recite Ching Ming and experience the Qingming Festival for the first time." In the six amusement sectors of "Ching Ming, Fantastic Ching Ming, Inheriting Ching Ming, and Popular Science Ching Ming", 40 online and offline spring outing activities were launched.
Beijing's major municipal parks will carry out various activities around the theme of "Remembering the Capital, Thinking of China".
Xiangshan Park, Summer Palace, and Beijing Botanical Garden respectively launched a tour route linking revolutionary memorial sites, red theme exhibitions, check-in maps and red post stations, leading tourists to explore the red marks at the former sites of revolutionary activities; Taoranting and Zhongshan Park also expanded "Remembrance on the Clouds" Space, in the public account, launched a column that recalls the past and presents the memory of revolutionary martyrs and spreads the revolutionary spirit in the form of offering flowers, lighting candles, and sending messages.
The Summer Palace, Temple of Heaven Park and the Chinese Garden Museum will hold a number of poems and concerts online and offline to vividly present Chinese traditional festivals and spring garden landscapes in the form of recitation, chanting, and singing. Visitors can participate in the interaction through the official media live broadcast of the park. .
Ching Ming is a good time for outing and admiring flowers.
The cherry blossoms in Yuyuantan Park, the peach blossoms in the Beijing Botanical Garden, and the begonias in Taoranting Park will have the most beautiful early spring blooms during the long vacation.
Summer Palace Park.
Photo courtesy of Beijing Park Management Center
Kite flying is also one of the customs of Qingming. In order to let visitors understand the customs and allusions of kites, Beijing Zoo, Beijing Botanical Garden, Zizhuyuan Park, etc. will invite teachers to teach tourists how to make kite-related handmade works.
Jingshan Park and Taoranting Park launched activities related to the cold food festival and the making of spring flower cakes with crabapples.
During the Qingming Festival, Beijing’s major municipal parks will also carry out the Qingming Festival cultural exhibition activities, Taoranting Park’s "Ching Ming Festival Traditional Folklore Exhibition", and the China Garden Museum’s "Ching Ming Festival Customs and Culture Guided Tour" will be offline + online Ways to show the traditional Chinese customs of outing, planting trees, cold food, and shooting willows, blending into the atmosphere of spring outing, and inheriting the festival culture.
In April, Beijing’s spring flowers bloom. In order to allow visitors to bring home the beautiful memories of the Spring Park, major municipal parks have newly added "Spring Souvenirs", including the flower language series silk handkerchiefs in Zhongshan Park, and Taoranting Park’s silk handkerchiefs. Spring flower cakes, peony refrigerator stickers in Jingshan Park, cherry blossom ice cream in Yuyuantan Park, etc.
Beihai Park and Yuyuantan Park also launched limited commemorative folds and tickets, respectively, to collect memories of this year’s Qingming Spring for tourists.
In addition, Beijing’s major municipal parks and the Chinese Garden Museum will carry out popular science activities in four sections: "Tracing Ancient Trees", "Nature Notes", "Nature Elves", and "Spring Flowers Appreciation" to accompany young tourists to open "gardening classrooms" and pass on Garden ecology, garden culture and art.
The Beijing Park Management Center reminds visitors: In accordance with the requirements for normalization of epidemic prevention and control, municipal parks and the Chinese Garden Museum continue to implement measures such as "limitation, appointment, and peak shifting".
In order to make everyone get a better experience in the garden, it is recommended that you go to the park and enjoy the flowers in a civilized manner, keep the distance between viewing and taking pictures, protect the green space and return to the green, take care and enjoy the beautiful spring of the park together, and be the most beautiful flower viewers.