Rich Folk Customs at Fenghuang Ancient Town Attract Tourists

May 1, the second day of this Labor Day holiday, witnessed the travel rush in Fenghuang Ancient Town in western Hunan. Tourists were deeply impressed by the performances and folk customs of local minorities.

Tourists queue up at the North Gate Tower to row a boat on Tuojiang River.

A folk custom performance about Ying Qin ceremony (escorting the bride to the groom’s house) attracts numerous tourists.

Tourists try to catch the embroidered ball on the Ying Qin ceremony.

Embroidered ball is to be thrown to tourists.

Translator: Pang Yuehui

Source: Hunan Official Web Portal