Christmas light installations to illuminate Tamshui

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TAIPEI (The China Post) — Christmas light installations will light up Tamshui from Dec. 19 to Feb. 28, 2021, with nine installations on the theme of cherry blossoms and moon-shaped swings.  

Due to the outbreak of the pandemic, the Tamsui District Office has extended the Christmas event this year. Lights will be lit from 5 to 11 p.m. every day, from Christmas to Valentine’s Day, all the way to 228 Peace Memorial Day holidays (Feb. 28).  

Christmas light installations will light up Tamshui from Dec. 19 to Feb. 28, 2021. (Courtesy of New Taipei City Government)

During the festival, you can take a stroll along the river and enjoy the Christmas activities in the surrounding area. After the Christmas holiday, activities will center on the Chinese New Year.  

Christmas light installations will light up Tamshui from Dec. 19 to Feb. 28, 2021. (Courtesy of New Taipei City Government)

On Dec. 19, a Christmas Concert will take place in the chapel at Aletheia University. Tamshui Christmas event features the dazzling “cherry blossom tunnel” and the “moonlight swing” in Tamsui Old Street Square and Sanjiao Park.   

Tamshui Christmas event features the dazzling “cherry blossom tunnel.” (Courtesy of New Taipei City Government/Taipei Walker)
There will be a “moonlight swing” at the Christmas event in Tamshui. (Courtesy of New Taipei City Government)

What’s more? A huge Christmas tree will illuminate the night sky with its golden lights, creating fairy-tale like scenes.   

A huge Christmas tree will illuminate the night sky with its golden lights, creating fairy-tale like scenes.  (Courtesy of New Taipei City Government/Taipei Walker)

In addition, the “Giant Dandelion” against the sea of blue light and the big gingerbread house is not to be missed too.  

The big gingerbread house is also not to be missed.  (Courtesy of New Taipei City Government)

Please note that some of the art installations will be changed ahead of the Chinese New Year.  

 


2020 Tamshui Christmas event   
Date: Dec. 19, 2020 – Feb. 28, 2021
Time: 5 p.m.-11 p.m. every day
Location: Tamshui old street square, Sanjiao Park 

Christmas concert   
Date : Dec.19, 2020  
Time : 2:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.  
Location : The chapel at Aletheia University