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Expats learn to paint on silk at Minzhi culture class

Expats learned to paint on silk scarves during a free online class given by the Hongshan International Service Center on Saturday.

Elite technicians stand out at vocational skills contest

​The Third Vocational Skills Competition of Guangdong was held at the Shenzhen Convention and Exhibition Center in Futian District from May 18 through May 21. Guangzhou ranked first, while Shenzhen ranked second with a total of 53 medals, including 21 gold medals.

Urban sound installation exhibition held in town

“The Inquiry of Noise” Urban Sound Installation Exhibition is being held at the Shenzhen City Sound Museum, Nanshan District through June 20, seeking to raise public awareness and understanding of urban environmental issues through an auditory approach.

Expats join in community service

DR. Kymmberli Stowe from the U.S. and her expat friends had a quite busy day Saturday: They colored and painted with children at a special needs home in Longhua, visited an art village and played interactive games with local residents at Guanlan International Block Service Center.

Promoting music of ethnic groups

On May 3, the “Multiethnic Children’s Choir in Concert” was staged at Shenzhen Grand Theater. The concert invited children and traditional ethnic music inheritors of the Uygur, Wa and Miao minorities from the Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, Yunnan and Guizhou provinces to participate. After the show, Wa and Miao minority children toured Hong Kong to have an exchange with Hong Kong Children’s Choir, a local school and Hong Kong citizens.

US artist shows up at local cultural event

A sharing event is held at C Future City in Futian District on Saturday.

Colorful holiday in photos

Photos on citizens' colorful May day holiday in the city.

May Day-themed light show draws crowd

​Hundreds of thousands of people gathered last night at the Shenzhen Civic Square and atop Lianhua Hill to watch the May Day-themed light show delivered by 1.18 million sets of lights installed on 43 buildings in the Futian CBD.

Enjoy concert at Shenzhen Bay Park

Shenzhen Bay Park, which has been receiving more than 200,000 visits every day since April 30, is offering a variety of cultural events for visitors to enjoy, including the 2023 Shenzhen Bay Summer Concert. The concert, which is part of the 2023 Shenzhen Park Festival, is performed by the Shenzhen Symphony Orchestra, the China National Opera & Dance Drama Symphony Orchestra, the China Broadcasting Chinese Orchestra and famous singers, and features music pieces from home and abroad. The concert is held at the Sunrise Theater of Shenzhen Bay Park every day from May 1 to 3. Entry is free.