Kids, most joyful group during Spring Festival in China
Kids are probably the most joyful group during the Spring Festival as they have the chance to taste snacks and take part in festive activities.
File photo taken on Feb. 1, 2014 shows a child watching a humorous pig mask at a temple fair in Zhengzhou, central China's Henan Province. (Xinhua/Wang Song)
The most meaningful thing for them is that these moments will become one part of their tradition as they grow up.
File photo taken on Jan. 26, 2016 shows a kid laughs as she holds a rare-seen black abalone in Wujiazhuang Village of Luochuan County, northwest China's Shaanxi Province. (Xinhua/Cai Yang)
Spring Festival, or better known as Chinese Lunar New Year, is the most important festival for all Chinese, which has a history of more than 4,000 years. It is an occasion for home returning, New Year goods preparing, celebrating, and foremost, family reunion.
File photo taken on Jan. 19, 2017 shows kid Chen Yufei is praised for eating well in Pingding Village of Tongxin Township in Tengxian County, south China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region. (Xinhua/Shen Bohan)
File photo taken on Jan. 11, 2012 shows a boy's face illuminated as he sees New Year ornaments at a market in Nantong, east China's Jiangsu Province. (Xinhua/Huang Zhe)
File photo taken on Feb. 2, 1984, shows a girl performing at a temple fair in Fengtai District of Beijing, capital of China. (Xinhua/Lyu Quancheng)
File photo taken on Jan. 8, 2012 shows a father and his toddler walk at the platform on a journey back home at Hangzhou Railway Station in Hangzhou, east China's Zhejiang Province.(Xinhua/Huang Zongzhi)
File photo taken on Jan. 20, 2012 shows children holding New Year goods on their way home at Baisha Village of Liuzhou City, south China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region.(Xinhua/Huang Xiaobang)
File photo taken on Jan. 20, 2014 shows kids rehearsing a dance for a local Spring Festival gala show in a village of Anyang City, central China's Henan Province.(Xinhua/Liu Xiaokun)
File photo taken in March 1999 shows a kid wearing a flowery hat during the Spring Festival in a village of central China's Henan Province. (Xinhua/Wang Song)