Foshan China 2020-08-17
Basketball park with giant "lion dance" floor graffiti
The train "driving to a better future"
Wall paintings depicting Foshan specialties and countryside life style
Have you been to these hot spots highlighting Foshan culture?
Basketball Park opens with eye-catching "lion dance" floor graffiti
On August 8, after two months’ construction, the BNS basketball park outside Living & Home Square, Guicheng, Nanhai, Foshan opened to the public. It covers an area of 3,000 square meters, using acrylic acid anti-skid coating, equipped with one standard playing court and 6 standard half-court and a total of 8 baskets.
Looked from above, the 1,300-square-meter "lion dance" graffiti in the center of the basketball park stands out as a unique landmark. "The graffiti was painted by hands, integrating basketball with local Foshan culture, conveying the spirit of sports and traditional culture." The person in charge said.
At present, the unmanned ticketing equipment of the court is under test, expected to be put into use in two weeks so that people can scan the code to enter. In addition, the court is equipped with 3-meter-high protective fences, fixed seating for 350 people, drink vending machines, energy-efficient LED lights, public toilets and other facilities, and offers free parking for three hours. In the future, 2 to 3 children's basketball courts, electronic shooting machines and recreational shooting facilities will be added to the park.
In order to attract more basketball fans, the park plans to introduce youth training camps, domestic high-level activities and well-known IP events (such as the King of Underdogs).
Opening hours: 16:30-22:30 (6:00-22:30 after August).
Fees: 10 yuan per person, unlimited time. Rental: 120 yuan per hour for half court, 200 yuan per hour for full court.
Get on the Nanhai-themed cars of Guangfo Metro
Recently, the Guangfo metro cars entitled "Train to a Bright Future" were put into service. These cars are decorated to express the vision of Nanhai’s future development, including Nanhai culture and tourism car, Shishan and Lishui car, Guangdong High-tech Financial Zone car, and the Sanlongwan Innovative Cluster car.
You will be immediately attracted by the floor paintings of dragon boat racing and Lingnan waterside villages in these cars, along with the door paintings of industrial park development blueprints.
Art wall paintings decorate the streets of Shunde
On the outer wall of Fengxiang Primary School, Daliang, Shunde, exuberant graffiti has become the highlight of the street. It was created by teenagers and graffiti lovers as part of the "art renewal" activity organized by the community.
Among more than 30 wall paintings, Shunde food is the dominant theme! Claypot rice, fried milk, Lunjiao cake...All kinds of special Shunde cuisines are "served on the wall".
Besides, there are paintings of the waterside villages, depicting the peaceful rural life of man and nature living in harmony. There are also paintings reflecting current issues— fight against the epidemic, village reforms, garbage sorting, all expressing people's wish for a better future.