The first San Chay Ethnic Culture Festival took place in 2022 on June 10-11 in Ba Che district’s Thanh Son commune with many attractive cultural and sports activities.

Folk song performance at the first San Chay Ethnic Culture Festival. (Photo: Vu Tien Dung)

The San Chay ethnic group in Ba Che district includes two groups: Cao Lan and San Chi. This is the fourth largest ethnic group in the total of 14 ethnic groups of people living in the district.

The San Chay Ethnic Culture Festival comprised many attractive activities such as the re-enactment of the harvest ritual, the traditional wedding of the San Chay people, the performance of Banh Giay making practices, Cooc Mo cake wrapping, culinary contest, tug of war, long throw, stick push, air volleyball, art performance, etc.

Here are some pictures of the San Chay Ethnic Culture Festival this time.

The competition of Banh Giay making (Photo: Duong Toan)
Local people look eager to join the festival. (Photo: Long Thao)
The performance of a traditional wedding of the San Chay people. (Photo: Vu Thanh)
Folk games (Photo: Vu Bich Cuong)
Cam-fire night held during the festival (Photo: Vu Thanh)
San Chay traditional costumes (Photo: Vu Bich Cuong)
Tug of ᴡar competition (Photo: Duong Toan)

 

 

Source: Quang Ninh Online

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