Iceland promoted in the Longtan Park Ice Culture Festival 2011
Iceland is among the countries that is promoted for its winter culture in the Longtan Park Ice Culture Festival 2011, held for the first time in the famous public park in Beijing. Iceland's participation is in the form of a 30 sqm information placard that is mounted in a special indoor section of the Festival along with other Norther and Southern winter countries, among them the Nordic countries, Canada, Argentina etc. The Festival also features rubber tire snow sled sliding, ice sculptures, international foods and snacks and a series of activities and performances. The Embassy cooperated with the organizers by providing information for the Iceland promotion and had a representative present at the opening ceremony.