On 4 February, the 2017 Chinese Spring Festival celebration was held by the City of Belgrade government and "Far East Society" was invited to attend it. Under the organization of Mr. Goran Vasiljević, President of the Society and Ms. Marina Pop-Cenić, Vice President, many local university students participated in this event and performed traditional Chinese songs and dances. These students learned Chinese language and culture in the “Window of Shanghai” of the “Far East Society” and had strong affection for Chinese culture.
Ambassador of PR China Li Manchang, representatives of Chinese enterprises, and overseas Chinese, Belgrade Mayor Marley, and people from all walks of life, all together over 200 people attended the event. During the event, New Year gifts were also given to orphans by the local people and main organizers by using charity money from Chinese-funded enterprises. A number of media gave special coverage of the event, which had aroused strong welcome from the society.