On October 28, on the occasion of the Double Ninth Festival, local villagers, elders of the surrounding areas, and close relatives were invited to a banquet held in the Liu Family Ancestral Hall of the village of Shangjing, Jinhua Development Zone.
The banquet consisted of 113 tables with 10 people sitting at each, enjoying the celebratory atmosphere as well as the lion dance and tai chi performances.
On that day, a benefit project was also launched in support of the studies of rural children. Public donations were collected by enterprises, villagers, and other social institutions which presented the event. (By Li Jianlin, translated by Marco Lovisetto, edited by Kendra Fiddler)