A series of cultural activities held in Sanya to celebrate Sanyuesan Festival
In order to better develop and promote the Sanyuesan Festival, also known as March Third Festival, several big events are being held at Sanya Sanya Minority Middle School on April 19th-20th.
The Sanyuesan Festival is the largest traditional festival of the Li and Miao minorities in Hainan Province which takes place on the 3rd day of the 3rd lunar month of the year. It is also a special day for boys and girls to express their love through singing and dancing competition. Therefore, the festival is also viewed as "Valentines’ Day" by Li and Miao minorities.
During the 2 days, various activities including Li and Miao brocade weaving and embroidery competition, folk performances, exhibition of intangible cultural heritage of minority peoples, traditional ethnic athletic competition and ethnic food exhibition will put on to entertain the tourists.
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