According to legend, the fire dragon parade commemorates a dragon of the past, which fought off a deadly plague that nearly wiped out the entire population of a village near current day Hong Kong. The parade is unique to Hong Kong.
Sorry about the blurriness in my photos. Its my camera. I swear.
|See that man? He was doling out incense to the people carrying the 67-meter-long dragon.|
|Parade participant couldn't handle the smoke.|
|Apartment windows above the parade.|
|The Fire dragon. All those lights are sticks of incense. It smelled sooooo good.|