Enjoy summer fruits in Jiading
Visitors can enjoy a fruit picking tour and taste delicious grapes and waxberries in Jiading district of Shanghai this summer.
The 15th Malu Grape Festival will kick off at the Malu Grape Theme Park in Jiading on July 3. A variety of grapes and new cultivation technologies will be displayed at the festival (by then and at the festival clash!), the event organizers announced at a press conference on June 26.
The output and price of the grape are expected to be similar to that of the last year, according to Shan Chuanlun, a local grape expert. People can buy the fruit not only at the park, but also on an online store (www.malugrapes.com) or WeChat platform (马陆葡萄).
The three-month festival willprovide not only an opportunity for visitors to enjoy the premium grapes and beautiful rural scenery, but also a series of arts exhibitions featuring clay sculpture, photography, oil painting and embroidery.
IF YOU GO
Malu Grape Theme Park 马陆葡萄主题公园
No 29, Dazhi Road, Malu town, Jiading district 嘉定区马陆镇大治路29号0086-21-59511816
In addition to the juicy grape, waxberry is another specialty of Jiading. Now people do not have to travel all the way to Zhejiang for fresh waxberries. They can pick them and enjoy the waxberry wine at Lijiang Ecological Garden in the district.
IF YOU GO
Lijiang Ecological Garden 沥江生态园
No 3330, Jiazhu Highway, Jiading Industrial Zone, Jiading district 嘉朱公路3333号