The Shanghai Tourism Festival has been held for more than twenty years, attracting up to ten million people.
The festival parade, which is the main part of the opening ceremony, brings together dozens of performing groups and uniquely shaped floats.
Food and shopping promotions will also take place in the city's commercial centers.
This event gives visitors an experience that is unique and very much worth a visit.
Coronavirus is causing a number of event cancellations; we provide event website links on each page for you to check the latest updates.
See our Coronavirus page here.