In the past, villagers paraded through the island’s narrow streets disguised as deities to drive away evil spirits. Today, small children, dressed as mythological or modern characters and suspended by a complicated system of rods and wires, re-enact that drama and appear to ‘float’ through the air.

Behind the Scenes: Piu Sik (Floating Colours)
* Information was provided by Mr. Tsang Ka Ming, Chairman of the Petrel Athletic Association Limited.