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Free! Come and join us in making Zongzi!
Source: SilkRoadPost


The annual Dragon Boat Festival is around the corner, which falls on June 18 this year. Feel like learning this traditional Chinese festival and making "Zongzi", or rice dumpling on your own? Guess what, together with Guangzhou Restaurant, SilkRoadPost is to hold an activity to teach foreign friends how to make Zongzi and share with them the interesting stories and customs of the festival. This activity is free of charge. What are you waiting for? Come and join us!

1. Number of participants

We want 20 foreign readers or so to join us. Bring your friends to share the fun.

2. Time  

From 2:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m., June 13, 2018 (Wednesday)

3. Arrangement

(1) Visit Guangzhou Restaurant

(2) Learn how to make Zongzi

(3) Answer questions and win awards (Zongzi or souvenirs)

4. Venue

Guangzhou Restaurant (Binjiangxi Branch) (广州酒家滨江西店)


Guangzhou Restaurant has a long and distinguished history dating back to 1935. Reputed as "the first restaurant to taste in Guangzhou", this time-honored brand is famous for its traditional Cantonese dishes, mooncakes, cured meats and Zongzi, etc.. It's probably the best place for  you to sample the most authentic foods with Cantonese characteristics.  

Address: No.20, Binjiangxi Lu, Haizhu District, Guangzhou 广州市海珠区滨江西路20号

Transportation: Take Bus No. 8, No. 131A and No. 131B to the Binjiangxi Lu Station (滨江西路站) and walk along the Binjiangxi Lu (滨江西路) to Guangzhou Restaurant.


5. How to sign in the activity

Send an email titled "SRP-Zongzi" to the e-mail address:silkroadpost@gdgzrb.com with your name, mobile phone number and nationality attached.

We will release the names of participants and details of the arrangement on our WeChat account, or send you emails. Please pay attention to our updates.

Notice: Since the activity will start at 2: 30 p.m. on June 13, so please arrive at the restaurant at around 2:15 p.m. on that day. 

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