Shanghai Chocolate Dream Park to Open in December
Shanghai Chocolate Dream Park, a new chocolate-themed park, is scheduled to open from December 16th, 2011 to February 19th, 2012, according to a press conference on August 18th. Shanghai is the second station for the park in China after Beijing in 2010. The right photo is the chocolate England-style tea set exhibited on Beijing Chocolate Dream Park, 2010.
The event will last 66 days at the gallery on the 3rd floor of Himalayan Center in Pudong District (上海浦东喜马拉雅中心三楼美术馆). The park consists of four areas: World Chocolate Pavilion, Dream Park Theme Pavilion, Pavilion of Chocolate Life and Square of Chocolate and Happiness.
Appreciating Chocolate Art Works and Making Chocolate Souvenirs
According to the introduction of organizer, visitors to Shanghai’s World Chocolate Wonderland can browse the famous architectural complex (all made of chocolate) in Pudong District and Puxi District following the Huangpu River which is made of chocolate. Moreover, many chocolate art works referring to Old Shanghai in early 20 century will be exhibited in the park, including phonograph, scooter and Qipao (Chinese style frock). Beside those Shanghai style chocolate art works, other chocolate art works including Chinese blue and white porcelains, bronze pots and some art works with modern features will be shown in the park. Visitors can make chocolate souvenirs when visiting the park.
Below are several chocolate works shown on the press conference. If you are interested in the event, you can contact us to customize a Shanghai tour to experience it personally by that time.