Culture | Slideshow: Carnival lights up Hong Kong waterfront
  • A grandma takes a selfie on the Gallopers carousel at the AIA Great European Carnival. Photo: Courtesy Morgan Ommer/TGEC
    A grandma takes a selfie on the Gallopers carousel at the AIA Great European Carnival. Photo: Courtesy Morgan Ommer/TGEC
  • An aerial view of the AIA Great European Carnival shows the giant Dragon Slide, left, and the scary Atmos Fear ride, right. Photo: Courtesy Morgan Ommer/TGEC
    An aerial view of the AIA Great European Carnival shows the giant Dragon Slide, left, and the scary Atmos Fear ride, right. Photo: Courtesy Morgan Ommer/TGEC
  • A day in the life of Ciaran Love aka Mr Phantastique. Photo: Courtesy Morgan Ommer/TGEC
    A day in the life of Ciaran Love aka Mr Phantastique. Photo: Courtesy Morgan Ommer/TGEC
  • One of the many games at the AIA Great European Carnival in Hong Kong. Photo: Courtesy Morgan Ommer/TGEC
    One of the many games at the AIA Great European Carnival in Hong Kong. Photo: Courtesy Morgan Ommer/TGEC
  • The Helter Skelter or SkySlide.  Photo: Courtesy Morgan Ommer/TGEC
    The Helter Skelter or SkySlide. Photo: Courtesy Morgan Ommer/TGEC
  • An aerial view of the AIA Great European Carnival at the Central Harborfront in Hong Kong. Photo: Courtesy Morgan Ommer/TGEC
    An aerial view of the AIA Great European Carnival at the Central Harborfront in Hong Kong. Photo: Courtesy Morgan Ommer/TGEC
  • The Apple Coaster is alway a fun ride for younsgters. Photo: Courtesy Morgan Ommer/TGEC
    The Apple Coaster is alway a fun ride for younsgters. Photo: Courtesy Morgan Ommer/TGEC
  • The Crazy Cars ride is ideal fun for little ones. Photo: Courtesy Morgan Ommer/TGEC
    The Crazy Cars ride is ideal fun for little ones. Photo: Courtesy Morgan Ommer/TGEC
  • The Re-Mix Ride is sure to get your head spinning. Photo: Courtesy Morgan Ommer/TGEC
    The Re-Mix Ride is sure to get your head spinning. Photo: Courtesy Morgan Ommer/TGEC

Roll up, Roll up

Crowds gather in Hong Kong to celebrate the festival season at the annual Great European Carnival, providing a mix of tradition with modern rides.

January 21, 2017 6:20 PM (UTC+8)