The must-not-miss Spring Festival event: Ditan Temple Fair
Temple fairs are a staple part of the Spring Festival festivities. Ditan Park holds an annual temple fair following the traditions of the Ming and Qing dynasties in Beijing, in which the god of earth is worshiped and folk rituals are performed. The fair highlights local customs, folk traditions and art performances. The number of visitors to Ditan Temple Fair reached more than 180,000 on the first day of the Year of the Pig.