A cultural promotion event to celebrate the upcoming 2022 Asian Games in Hangzhou, neighboring Zhejiang Province, was held in Songjiang District on May 31. The event was the first leg of a series of activities to promote the Games.
On Monday afternoon, a presentation on “Opportunities and Challenges of 2022 Hangzhou Asian Games” was unveiled at the Songjiang campus of Shanghai International Studies University. College students were informed about the details and rich connotation of the continental games.
On Monday evening, a concert featuring Hangzhou singer Lv Wei took place at the G60 Rafael Sky City. The singer performed works related to the themes of Hangzhou Asian Games, the 100th anniversary of the founding of the Communist Party in China and Hangzhou City landscapes.
Meanwhile, hundreds of professional runners from the suburban district, white collars from Rafael Sky City and local citizens joined a fun run organized by the Olympic Council of Asia.
In addition to Songjiang (Shanghai), the series of events will be carried out in nine other cities in China – Beijing, Shenzhen, Guangzhou, Wuhan, Xi’an, Chengdu, Tianjin, Nanjing and Xiamen.