While millions of viewers were introduced to Zhuhai's mix of technology and cultural style during the CCTV Spring Festival Gala, a record-breaking 1.93 million experienced it in person from Feb 15 to 21, a year-on-year jump of 18.9 percent.
The Feb 15-21 Spring Festival holiday saw 1,596 flights carrying 226,000 passengers to and from Zhuhai (Jinwan) Airport, up 21 and 23 percent respectively from last year.
Visitors flocked to Zhuhai Taiwan Farmers Venture Park in Jinwan District's Pingsha Town and harvested 68 tons of fruits during the Feb 15-21 Spring Festival holiday.
Three checkpoints of the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao Bridge will distinguish between what vehicles may pass 24-hour customs clearance when responsibilities are handed over to local Zhuhai, Hong Kong, and Macao governments.
Overseas Zhuhai foreign trade offices brought 44 industrial projects to the city last year, led by Europe with 22 and North America with 12.
Seas of aromatic flowers will permeate Haibin, Jingshan, Bailiandong (White Lotus Cave), and other city parks throughout the Feb 15-21 Spring Festival holiday, it was announced by Zhuhai Yuehua Landscaping Construction Management on Feb 12.
Liu Xia, who is credited by the World Record Association with having done the most tricks within three minutes while doing a 5-m (5.5-yd) Dragon Dance with a diabolo, just broke her own record with a 7-m (7.7-yd) serpent banner.
A record-breaking 20,867 tons of coal and iron ore were carried by seven trains in a single day from Xinhe Wharf at Gaolan Port on Feb 9.
Zhuhai's growing marine economy got a boost with the Feb 10 announcement that work would soon begin on the world's largest offshore test fields for unmanned surface vehicles (USVs) in waters around the Wanshan Archipelago.