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“2017 Christmasland in New Taipei City” as the Warmest Christmas Gift Global Debut of the Charity Movie “The Greatest Showman” Delivers Christmas Happiness

“2017 Christmasland in New Taipei City” as the Warmest Christmas Gift  Global Debut of the Charity Movie “The Greatest Showman” Delivers Christmas Happiness
News 2017/12/19
Date 2017/12/19 - 2017/12/29
Organizer Tourism and Travel Department, New Taipei City Government
Press Release by Tourism and Travel Department, Taipei City Government December 19, 2017

“2017 Christmasland in New Taipei City” as the Warmest Christmas Gift
Global Debut of the Charity Movie “The Greatest Showman” Delivers Christmas Happiness

[New Taipei City] Ever since “Christmasland in New Taipei City” has been open to public on November 24 this year (2017), tourists worldwide have been attracted to witness the sculpture projection show and the dazzling lighting installations in the neighborhood area. And, this year, the combination of a circus which is themed with the fulfillment of fantasy, joyfulness and luxury, an atmosphere of warm Christmas and hustle and bustle reunion has been successfully created for the family, friends, parents and children as well as lovers. To celebrate the coming of festival and holiday, New Taipei City Government has invited groups of volunteers, vulnerable children and families in a total up to a thousand people to jointly enjoy the inspirational and affecting movie “The Greatest Showman” with free admissions. Through the special Christmas gift, people are motivated to courageously self-fulfill their own stage!

The best of 7 years! Another record-breaking summit!
“Christmasland in New Taipei City” has successful created a circus theme park that hits the nation!

Every since “Christmasland in New Taipei City” has been held in 2011, it's the 7th year of the activity. With innovative creativities year after year, New Taipei City will be decorated as Taiwan's most sparkling city with great charm during Christmas festival; and it has become one of Taiwan's most leading international tourists' favorite activities. It's not only the proud of New Taipei City residents, but also an attraction that entice tourists from both nationwide and worldwide for paying visits. This year, “Christmasland in New Taipei City” with the themed of a circus that features amusing and entertaining atmosphere is fused its element into a projection sculpture show, stage performance and container bazaar. Additionally, the Hollywood movie, “The Greatest Showman” tells a story that is cored with a circus. For the first time, USA Fox Film Corporation has a cross-field collaboration with New Taipei City Government, a magician's top hat with 8 meters diameter and 6 meters height was built at Christmasland in New Taipei City. Besides, this year's extra added “Station Front Sparkling Lantern Area” (at Banqiao Station Front Square) is facilitated with “Rotating Moos Forest” and the scenes of bazaar as well as the movie soundtrack “This Is Me” as the background music; through the singer's super powerful voice and the combination of dazzling “Dancing Christmas Lights”, people were driven to a climax!

This Year's Warmest Christmas Gift
[Global Charity Movie Debut] At Christmasland in New Taipei City

In addition to the well-crafted Christmas installations and “Dancing Christmas Lights”, the debut of the movie “The Greatest Showman” was held at “Christmasland in New Taipei City” on December 19 (Tuesday) before its official launch in the theaters. Simultaneously, Tourism and Travel Department, Department of Social Affairs and Department of Education of New Taipei City Government have jointly held the charity movie debut that included 7 sessions during December 19 to December 29 at Vieshow Cinemas of Banqiao Mega City to provide up to a thousand free admissions to invite groups of volunteers who have assisted vulnerable citizens for a long-term period, new immigrants, low and middle-income households, high risky families, children and teenagers from vulnerable families to watch the movie together. It's hoped that the positive energy and Merry Christmas atmosphere delivered through the movie would pass happiness to everyone!

The Mayor of New Taipei City Eric Chu Li-lun indicated that the inspiring charity movie debut has an important significance; additionally, it's a rare Christmas gift, like the main actor Hugh Michael Jackman's classic line, “No one ever made a difference by being like everyone else.” has impressed him a lot. He believed that every friend has unique potential to self-fulfill their own incredible stage. It's hoped that through the happy atmosphere brought by Christmasland as well as the positive energy delivered by the movie “The Greatest Showman” can pass happiness to everyone.


For more relevant information about “2017 Christmasland in New Taipei City”, please go to New Taipei City Travel website, or join New Taipei City Tours Facebook fan page, or activity official website for enquiries.
New Taipei City Tourism website: http://tour.ntpc.gov.tw
New Taipei City Tours Facebook fan page: http://www.facebook.com/ntctour
“2017 Christmasland in New Taipei City” activity official website: http://2017christmasland.ntpc.gov.tw/