The Ice and Snow Festival in Harbin, China
At the beginning of the year the Ice and Snow opening ceremony takes place on the 5th January in the capital of Heilongjiang Province, Harbin. Since the establishment of the festival in 1963 the popularity of this event has grown both in China and around the world. Today the Ice and Snow Festival is biggest of its kind. It made it into the Guinness Book of Records in 2007 for the world’s largest snow sculpture.
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