The Macau Government Tourism Office will present a large-scale Chinese New Year event, “Golden Rat New Year’s Eve Linmen 2020 Chinese New Year Float Show” in the Central District and the North District on the third day (January 27) and the eighth day (February 1) of the Chinese Lunar Calendar. It will include float parades, large-scale shows, fireworks displays, and float voting activities.
The first float show will feature high-altitude acrobatics, float rides, parade performances, and fireworks displays.
In order to facilitate the public and tourists to watch the show on site, the conference will set up a number of free shuttle bus lines in Macau, Taipa and Coloane, and will set up live screen broadcasts at various locations in Macao from 8 pm that night. At the same time, Macau Radio and Television and Macau Cable TV will broadcast the third day float show live.
The float show on the eighth day will enter the North District, and there will be a special cultural performance. At 8 pm, 18 floats will start from Shalitou North Street, passing Qingzhou Road, Arched Road, Heishahuan Road, Muras Road, Heishahuan Fourth Street, Changshou Road, and Market Street to You Han Market Park is the final destination. A number of artists from Hong Kong and Macao, Ruan Zhaoxiang, Gu Zhuowen, Li Xiaohui, Zhao Chongzhen, Chen Jia, Li Yonghan, etc. will be the final guests.
During the show, citizens and passengers only need to scan the QR code on the float to enter the voting platform to participate in the “My Favorite Float Voting Event”. After picking the favorite float and submitting personal information, they can participate in the lottery. Prizes include air tickets, hotel accommodation, ferry tickets, smart TVs, smartphones, and more.