Home120,000 hectares of Kerinci Seblat National Park destroyed Chinese New Year: Imlek Fair 2011 in Medan : Peace and Friendship in the Year of the Rabbit
Preparing for Chinese New Year, Medan's Imlek Fair is a spectacular
stage, offering a large variety of products, art and culture
performances, food and drinks and multi-ethnic entertainment. The event
will take place at the Central Business District (CBD) at Polonia, Medan
on 15-23 January 2011. The Imlek Fair 2011 is a cultural ceremony and
ritual procession to welcome the New Year with new hope and spirit to
gain better achievement in life.
The Imlek Fair in Medan has
become an annual event since 2004 and is expected to become the largest
multi-business exhibition in 2011. This outdoor exhibition held at the
beginning of the year 2011 has as vision endorsing new hope to increase
economic activities and improve the trade climate compared to last year
in North Sumatra, in particular in the city of Medan.
chosen for Imlek Fair 2011 comes from the philosophical values of the
Year of the Rabbit which is “Peace and Friendship”. With numerous art
and cultural shows, especially following the Chinese culture, this event
becomes a global public entertainment arena not limited for those of
Chinese descent. This is what makes Imlek fair unique, where people of
all ethnic groups and religions can mix peacefully, which is also a
reflection of the tolerant way of life in Medan.
Business District (CBD) Polonia is located at Padang Golf Polonia
Street, Medan. The place was chosen for its strategic location and is
accessible to every levels of the society. The place also offers a
natural atmosphere to keep visitors at ease and in comfort.