On October 12, reporters learned from the Publicity Department of Anlu Municipal Party Committee that the 2019 Hubei Anlu Libai Cultural Tourism Festival themed by “Hometown of Li Bai and Ginkgo Biloba” would be held on November 8-9.
Featuring long history and rich cultural deposits, Anlu is famous for being the hometown of Li Bai, gingko biloba, cartoon and Chinese poetry. Anlu has held cultural festivals themed by Li Bai culture, gingko biloba culture and cartoon culture for five consecutive years in order to polish it as the cultural tourism card.
Sponsored by the Anlu Municipal Committee of the Communist Party of China and the People’s Government of Anlu, and themed by “Hometown of Li Bai: Anlu Nourished by Poetry”, this Cultural Tourism Festival is aimed to inherit the excellent traditional Chinese culture, expand cultural exchanges with foreign countries, improve the cultural influence and soft power of Anlu, and build Anlu into a city famous for cultural tourism.
The opening ceremony performance themed by “Stay True to the Mission and Ride the Wind and against the Waves”, Li Bai Literature Carnival, Baizhao Mountain Li Bai Poetry Society, Li Bai Culture Lecture, Summit Forum on Establishment of Anlu of Hubei into Whole-region Tourism City, Project Negotiation & Signing Ceremony and other events will be held during the period of the Tourism Festival. Cultural and literary masters from all over the country will conduct cultural discussions concerning “Li Bai and Anlu”, and experts and scholars will contribute their wise ideas to explore the “Anlu Path” for the development of whole-region tourism.