Changchun's Culture Center is located in a square in the center of the city; the square has a giant 'sun-bird' statue, to the north of the square there is an 'open air musical auditorium'. The entire square is laid with stone granite giving the whole complex a regal feeling. The entire square is 40,000 square meters, making it one of the largest squares in north-China.
The perimeter of the square is lined with great restaurants; specializing in grilled food, hot pot and salted (pig) bones with sauce. The Culture Center of Changchun itself becomes a hub of activity during long sunny days with local people rollerblading and flying kites. As Changchun's main and largest square and therefore a culture hub for all major events in the city.