4000 free popsicles will be distributed to the public this weekend
By: Scott Morgan, Taiwan News, Staff Writer
TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Tainan frozen fruit festival (台南冰果節) is in full swing
this weekend, with a 210 cm long grass jelly dessert being the main attraction in Shanhua District (善化區), Tainan County (臺南縣).
The festival will provide 2,000 free popsicles on both Saturday and Sunday to welcome visitors.
The 210 cm long, 50 cm wide grass jelly dessert was the focal point of the festival today. The giant treat was distributed to the public, who were enthusiastically waiting in a long queue, by the Shanhua farmer’s association, reports said.
Around 4,000 locals and tourists attended the festival today, with another 2,000 expected tomorrow, according to the Liberty Times. [FULL STORY]