2,019 snowmen displayed to greet 2019 in Harbin
Updated 13:42, 06-Jan-2019
CGTN

A total of 2,019 snowmen were built and displayed on the banks of Songhua River in Harbin, northeast China's Heilongjiang Province, to celebrate the arrival of 2019.

The snowmen, in the shapes of cartoon characters and cute animals, were made by more than 300 people with 30,000 cubic meters of snow, covering an area of over 100,000 square meters.

Snowmen displayed on the banks of the Songhua River. /VCG Photo

Snowmen displayed on the banks of the Songhua River. /VCG Photo

Tourists take photos with snowmen on December 22, 2018. /VCG Photo

Tourists take photos with snowmen on December 22, 2018. /VCG Photo

A circle of snowmen on the Songhua River. /VCG Photo

A circle of snowmen on the Songhua River. /VCG Photo

The biggest snowman is over 20 meters tall. /VCG Photo

The biggest snowman is over 20 meters tall. /VCG Photo

A snowman built to look like an anime character. /VCG Photo

A snowman built to look like an anime character. /VCG Photo

A snowwoman wearing a headscarf. /VCG Photo

A snowwoman wearing a headscarf. /VCG Photo

A cute snowman. /VCG Photo

A cute snowman. /VCG Photo

The biggest of the snowmen is over 20 meters tall, and the smallest is about one meter high.