Pinggu celebrates first Harvest Festival
The first Pinggu Harvest Festival kicked off in Pinggu District, Beijing, on Sept. 23. [Photo by Gao Zhan/China.org.cn]
The first Pinggu Harvest Festival kicked off in Pinggu District, Beijing, on Sunday. More than 500 people, including government officials, business representatives, tourists and farmers attended the opening ceremony of the Harvest Festival.
As an important part of the 2nd 2020 Beijing - Pinggu World Leisure Congress, the Harvest Festival was co-sponsored by the 2020 Beijing - Pinggu World Leisure Conference Executive Committee Office and the Pinggu Municipal Commission of Rural Affairs.
The opening ceremony incorporated traditional and contemporary trends and technology, showcasing the new look of modern farmers and their joy during the agricultural harvest.
As a major agricultural area in Beijing, Pinggu District is an important fruit and vegetable base in the capital city. Many visitors were also drawn to Pinggu's special agricultural products such as pears, peaches and walnuts, which were on display at the exhibition area.
(Source_title：Pinggu celebrates first Harvest Festival)