Coming to Sa Pa, visitors will have the opportunity to participate and experience a lot of unique and attractive activities during the Autumn Festival 2019:
1. Northwest Food Festival:
Time: From August 10, 2019 to September 10, 2019
Location: At the station area, take the Sapa cable car
Outstanding activities: demonstrating the process of brewing wine, making typical dishes of ethnic minorities in the Northwest, performing cultural and artistic performances, folk games of highland ethnic minorities such as walking on stilts, tug of war, pushing sticks, tossing ...
2. Organizing art photo exhibition “Land and Sa Pa people”
Time: From August 30, 2019 to September 2, 2019
Location: At Xuan Vien park, Sa Pa town, Sa Pa district
3. Opening ceremony of Sapa Autumn Festival 2019
Time: Starting at 20:00 on August 31, 2019 (Saturday).
Location: At Quan Quan, Sapa town
Outstanding activities: the opening of the Autumn Festival, the Art Program "Golden Autumn Sa Pa" with art performances praising the motherland, the country, the fascinating beauty of Sapa in particular and Lao Cai in saying general.
4. Street festival "Golden season festival"
Time: Held at 20:00 on September 2, 2019.
Venue: At Quan Quan, Xuan Vien flower garden, old bus station, new market and around the edge of Sapa lake.
Significant activities: Folk music performance shows, Dao ethnic bride-picking ceremony, Then Tay ethnic Tet festival, Mong ethnic ladle festival, New rice celebration of Xa ethnic groups Deputy, Ceremony of worshiping land of the Giay ethnic group.
5. Flower and Stone" festival in Ham Rong ecotourism
Time: From September 1, 2019 to the end of September 2, 2019.
Location: Ham Rong eco-tourism site.
Outstanding activities: Organizing cultural, arts and culinary activities, performing handicrafts of artisans, visiting orchids, hydrangeas ..., exploring Ham Rong tourist area, Enjoy the traditional dishes of ethnic minorities.
Thời gian: Diễn ra từ ngày 01/9/2019 đến hết ngày 30/10/2019.
Địa điểm: Tại bản Cát Cát, xã San Xả Hồ.
Các hoạt động nổi bật: Tổ chức các hoạt động văn hóa, văn nghệ; trình diễn nghề thủ công của các nghệ nhân như xe lanh, dệt vải, trạm khắc bạc; khám phá khu du lịch Cát Cát và văn hóa dân tộc Mông.
Time: From September 1, 2019 to October 30, 2019.
Location: At Cat Cat village, San Xả Hồ commune.
Outstanding activities: Organizing cultural and art activities; performing handicrafts of craftsmen such as linen cars, weaving cloths, silver carving stations; discover Cat Cat tourist resort and Mong ethnic culture.
8. Sa Pa ethnic art and culture night
Time: Starting at 20:00 on September 1, 2019.
Location: At Quan Quan, Sapa town
Outstanding activities: Performing, introducing costumes of ethnic minorities in Sapa district to domestic and international tourists; folk music and dance performances of 06 ethnic groups in the district.
9. Northwest cultural space organization
Time: From August 31, 2019 to the end of September 2, 2019
Venue: At Sa Pa Town Food Market.
Outstanding activities: Cultural and traditional performance performances of 05 Sa Pa and Tam Duong ethnic groups, Lai Chau province. Display agricultural products, indigo dyeing, embroidery patterns on traditional costumes of ethnic minorities; display, introduce, experience, sell products and services of businesses ...
10. Season on the scenic terraced fields in Sapa
Time: From September 8, 2019 to the end of September 9, 2019.
Location: in Lao Chai commune, Sa Pa district.
Outstanding activities: Experience harvesting, throwing rice by manual methods on terraced fields, demonstrating making cereal, thick bread ... to participate in cultural activities, folk games ...; Celebrating the new rice ceremony of H'Mong ethnic people in the area: Tourists participate in preparing trays, join the ceremony with families in Lao Chai commune, enjoy dishes with bold identities upland people.
11. Marathon of Sapa international mountain crossing - VMM 2019
Time: From September 19 to September 22, 2019. Opening and closing ceremony on September 22, 2019 at the Stadium Stadium in Sapa town center.
12. Organization of "Full Moon Festival"
Time: Expected September 14, 2019 (Saturday night)
Location: At Sa Pa Town, Sa Pa town
Outstanding activities: Light procession and street art activities on Thach Son, Ngu Chi Son, Xuan Vien, Cau May routes, Expected number of lights is 30 units.
For more information and free travel advice, please contact: Lao Cai Tourism Information and Promotion Center; Address: 02 Fansipan road, Sa Pa town, Sa Pa district. Hotline: 0214 387 1975.
Translated by Tuong Nguyen