Lighten up

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16 January – 5 February
Site: Strøget (The Street), 1160 København K

Colorful Chinese style lanterns are hanging at Strøget street during January 16 – February 12 2018, which is supported by Chinese Embassy in Denmark, People’s Government of Sichuan, Zigong Haitian Culture Co., Ltd of Sichuan Province, KBH K and Wonderful Copenhagen.

As part of the Happy Chinese New Year celebration, ‘Lighten Up Copenhagen’ will be held during Chinese New Year and create joyful atmosphere of Chinese New Year during the dark winter time of Denmark, which offers a great opportunities for the locals to get to know the Chinese New Year Culture through colorful lanterns.

Year of 2018 marks the 10th anniversary of China-Denmark Strategic Partnership. Series of celebrations will be held in both countries, aiming to enhance mutual understanding of two peoples and thereby promoting bilateral ties to new level.

‘Lighten Up Copenhagen’ is the first major event held by Chinese Embassy in Denmark celebrating the 10th anniversary of China-Denmark Strategic Partnership, which will be held during January 16 – February 12, 2018 in Copenhagen.

Tips and recommendations

Take a walk on The Street (Strøget) under the lanterns in the center of Copenhagen.


More information


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  • China Cultural Center Copenhagen
  • Wonderful Copenhagen
  • KBH K – Commerce and Culture

  • Embassy of the people’s republic of China in Denmark
  • Zigong Haitian Culture Co., Ltd of Sichuan Province

  • People’s Government of Sichuan


  • Photo by DCL