Free water fun at Taipei's Dajia Water Playground available from June 1

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As summer heats up and temperatures rise, Taipei’s Hydraulic Engineering Office (HEO) has announced that the water playground at Dajia Riverside Park, admission to which ...

Flowers in full bloom at Dajia Riverside Park in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—As 2018 is entering its final two months, the blooms of various flowers at Dajia Riverside Park in Taipei are reaching their best condition, the Hydraulic Engineering Office...

Police arrest Gambian man for marijuana possession after tip-off from Taiwanese wife

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A Gambian man was arrested for possession of marijuana after police were informed by his Taiwanese wife, who also provided information about his alleged connection to the decea...

Taipei ruminating on ban of Mid-Autumn Festival BBQs in riverside parks

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The Taipei City government is considering banning barbecues in riverside parks during the Mid-Autumn Festival as trash has continued to build up in parks and PM 2.5 pollution i...

Upcoming events in Taipei Sept. 7 to Sept. 16

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- There are a lot of interesting events happening around Taipei between Sept. 7 and Sept. 16. If you're looking for music, good food and drink, or just looking to explore Tai...

ULTRA Taiwan debut edition kicks off on September 8 and 9 at Taipei Dajia Riverside Park

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)- ULTRA Taiwan is releasing its debut edition on September 8 and 9 at Taipei Dajia Riverside Park. With various spectacular stages, a broader list of famous performers has been ann...

Ultra Taiwan makes debut with two-day EDM music event

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – One of the most exciting electronic music events, Road to ULTRA will now upgrade as ULTRA Taiwan with an extensive two-day festival taking place at Taipei Dajia Ultra Park...

UNITE Tomorrowland Taiwan 2018 kicks off at Dajia Riverside Park on July 28

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)- The music festival UNITE Tomorrowland Taiwan 2018 will kick off on Saturday, July 28 at Dajia Riverside Park, Taipei. What is Tomorrowland? Tomorrowland is a worldwide ...

AIT Director cheers on dragon boat team

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The soon to be former Director of the American Institute in Taiwan (AIT), Kin Moy, cheered on the AIT dragon boat team Saturday, June 16. Moy told CNA that he still rem...

Photo of the Day: Taipei river park night view

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Street lights glow on the rippling water of Taipei's Dajia Riverside Park (大佳河濱公園) at night, much like an impressionistic painting. The photo, taken by Jason Chang, was...

Photo of the Day: Graffiti in Taipei riverside park

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Graffiti mural in the photo above was captured on Sunday (April 8) in Taipei's Dajia Riverside Park 大佳河濱公園. Since 2005, the Taiwan government has opened up certain secti...

2018 Taipei International Dragon Boat Championship now open for registration

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)--Registration for the annual Taipei International Dragon Boat Championship starts at 10 a.m., Monday, March 26 and continues through 5 p.m., Friday, April 13, according to the Dep...

English footballer Tim Chow supports Taipei youth soccer camp

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — English-born Taiwanese footballer Tim Chow visited a popular youth soccer camp in Taipei’s DaJia Riverside Park on Saturday. Chow observed one of Andy Chen Footba...

Upcoming events in Taipei for November 11 through November 20

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - If you are looking for some fun activities in the Taipei area, here are some upcoming events from Nov. 11 to Nov. 20 . Take a look and start making plans! Conventions, Festiv...

Taiwan News Weekly Roundup – October 6

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) --This week in news included flowers blooming in Dajia Riverside Park, visa waivers for Filipinos, Red Bull Soapbox Race in Taiwan, mad rush for I-Mei Milk Tea, and investigation ...