Shizong County Festivals and Events

The numerous ethnic groups in Shizong county has made the diversity and pluralist cultures. And there are some festivals in Shizong county of Qujing. In Qujing, there are 8 main ethnic groups, such as Han, Miao, Yi, Hui, Zhuang, Yao, Buyi, and Shui. The folk tales and songs also have their own characteristics. There are also colorful ethnic costume culture and exquisite handicrafts.

Festivals in Shizong County of Qujing

1.Torch Festival

A feast based on ethnic customs for the guests, the campfire which with mystery and passion, during this festival, guests and tourists will enjoy the ethnic activities and also taste the delicious food of Yi ethnic minority.

2.Dancing Flower Festival

During the festival, the Miao ethnic minority dressed up to gather in the traditional dancing ground. Young men and women danced in the center of the flower poles.

3.Tie the Monkey(绑神猴)

During the Chinese New Year in Qujing Shizong County, there was a interesting event that could not be missed - the mysterious and interesting "Tied the Monkey" folk activity of the Shizong Yi ethnic minority. In the settlements of the four Yi villages in the district of Shizong, the Duza, Xinhe, Zhongdashao, and Banqiaohe will hold the festival on the first day of the Lunar New Year, and it is called “Bounded Mountain Flower” too, and it is a mysterious and rejoicing festive.

Activities in Shizong County

1.Tea house

Teahouses can be seen everywhere, and local people always kill their time in these teahouses.


KTV is the best choice for one who wants to spent a pleasant night and enjoys himself to the full.


Bars are also nice for young people. For old people, the veteran cadre activity center is a good choice to kill time.