The 28th Cross-straits (Fujian Dongshan) Guan Di Cultural and Tourism Festival

Source:  Published:2019-07-26 20:32:55  Browser times:19


The 28th Cross-straits (Fujian Dongshan) Guan Di Cultural and Tourism Festival was held on 15th June in Dongshan Island. Sponsored by Dongshan Culture and Tourism Bureau and the other related department, the festival received 1400 more participants including Guan Di's believers, entrepreneurs, artists and officials. At its opening ceremony, art performances were remarkable -- drum dance in Han style, dance for Dongshan's fishes and short-stave dance. Sacrifice to Guan Di featured in the festival. Thousands of believers from home and overseas wears ancients attire to bow and kneel to Guan Di joss. More wonderful events were held for the festival, such as custom parade, cultural-creative contest, singing contest, fine art show and symposium on tourism. The festival was a platform for inviting investment and promoting tourism.