Here are some snapshots from the Opening Ceremonies:
Here are photos of some of the different participating organizations:
Scenes from the grand Welcome Dinner which also included a cultural performance:
Here are some goodies from the Asian Bird Fair:
A day before the ABF…
Here are more of the latest photos from the 7th Asian Bird Fair being held in Jingshan this November 2016!
The two ladies are English teachers from Jingshan who volunteered for the 7th Asian Bird Fair. There will be 30 volunteer translators during the ABF.
Jingshan Welcome at Wuhan Tianhe International Airport
You know you have finally arrived in China when you see panda stuffed toys
A cup of caramel machiatto to warm me up
As the ABF ExecCom members start arriving, they set to work checking the site and preparations being made for the bird fest.
Victor Yu, Belle Tan and Mike Lu inspecting the venue
Banners leading to the stadium where the Opening Ceremonies will be held.
The main square where the outdoor exhibits and stands will be set up.
Main stage for the Opening Ceremonies
Victor Yu confering with the government staff on logistical matters
The main entrance to the stadium
Cuncaoxin Chair James Zhan explaining to government officials the layout of the festival
The Light-vented Bulbul is one of the most common bird species at the Wenfeng Park
Booth set-up for international organizations
This historical tower sits atop a hill at the center of Wenfeng Park
The maples have starting turning red
Signages for participating organizations
Our ABF image model Andrew Sebastian finally arrives and was sent to work immediately.
His presence was immediately noticed by students practicing for the Opening Ceremonies at Wenfang Park. Here are photos of him with the students.
Keep visiting this page as we will regularly update it as the bird fair progresses!