Luquan County Culture

1.Ethnic Groups

In 2006, Luquan County inhabited by Yi, Miao, Han, Lisu, Dai, Zhuang, Hui, Hani eight ethnic groups and other ethnic minorities a total of 24. The total population is 457000, of which 140787 are ethnic minorities, accounting for 30.76 percent of the total population.

2.Ethnic Festival

Because there are so many ethnic minorities, you can enjoy all kinds of customs, festivals and performances about ethnic minorities. Here is a list of main festivals in Jinning District.

Torch Festival of Yi ethnic minority

Hunting God Festival – Lieshen (Hunting God) festival of Yi ethnic group 

Munao Zongge Festival of Jingpo (ethnic group)

Sanduo Festival of Naxi ethnic minority

Water-Splashing Festival of Dai ethnic minority

Shankang Festival of Blang ethnic minority

Dengba Festival of Tibetan ethnic minority

Kuzhazha Festival of Hani ethnic minority

Xinmi Festival of Wa ethnic minority

3.Traditional Villages and Ethnic Towns

Traditional villages and ethnic towns attract many tourist, such as Laowu Village of Sayingpan Town, Tuanjie Town and Jiaopingdu Town of Luquan County.