见圳客户端.深圳新闻网2021-03-06讯（记者 张玲 陈彦如）美国姑娘Katherine(中文名：阳离子)今年在中国第一次过大年。灯笼、舞狮、春联，是她眼中最有中国年味的符号。2月17日，《老外深圳过大年》推出第一集，我们来看看在中国留学的她，如何感受深圳龙华浓浓的牛年春节氛围。
Katherine（Yang Lizi is her Chinese name）, an American girl, spends her first Spring Festival in China. As she says, lantern, lion dance and Spring Festival scrolls are the most symbolic signs of Chinese New Year. In the first episode of Expats Spend Spring Festival in Shenzhen, we will see how overseas students like her celebrate the Year of Ox and feel the dense festival atmosphere.
Expats Spend Spring Festival in Shenzhen is based on a series report conducted by Longhua District, Shenzhen, during2021 Spring Festival. Foreign Tiktok influencers take part in the Lucky Bag Flash activities, inlcluding appreciating the Hakka style Spring Festival culture, visiting international street in Longhua District, touring Aohu Art Village and Guanlan Lake Handicraft Factory, in order to feel the traditional Spring Festival atmosphere and special humanistic ecology in Longhua. The program shows openness and inclusiveness of Longhua, an international urban district in Shenzhen.
In the first episode that launched on17th February, American girl Katherine starts her Spring Festival tour in Longhua with fluent mandarin. In the first day of lunar new year, she gets on tramcar in Longhua to hang out and gets a lucky bag of new year, just like what other passengers do. It is the Longhua District government who prepares these Spring Festival gifts, including fine booklets, greeting cards and lucky candies, for whom stay in Shenzhen for this lunar new year.
Katherine decides to pass on the warmth to others. She makes her own lucky bags and sends them to the sanitation workers who are still on duty during the Spring Festival.
The video with length of2 minutes and45 seconds has launched on Weixin Video, Headline Today, Facebook, Twitter, Youtube and other social media platforms, on which Katherine shares her Spring Festival in Shenzhen, let netizens all around the world experience this warm Chinese New Year of OX.
Some people are astonished by how fluently Katherine can speak mandarin, while more are touched by how the warmth has been passed on.