The opening ceremony of the second China (Hangzhou) Su dongpo Cultural Tourism Festival was held in Hangzhou on July 12. With both online and offline activities, the festival combines cultural exhibition experience of Song Dynasty (960-1279), interpretation of life aesthetics, the appreciation of famous calligraphy and painting works of art and other characteristics.
During the opening ceremony, a unique set of "Dongpo cuisine" was displayed. Taking Su Dongpo's life footprint and food culture as the main line, 12 creative dishes such as drinking chrysanthemum stuffed crab roe were displayed.
Su Dongpo (1037-1101)was a governor of Hangzhou, a great poet, prose writer and calligrapher in ancient China. He is considered as a representative of Song Dynasty culture.