Shenzhen 5th International Tourism Festival this coming October
Shenzhen will be launching the annual international tourism festival this coming October, this festival is the city’s effort to build an international coastal tourism center. The two month international tourism and culture festival is the fifth since 2005.
The festival will be staging twenty two cultural, sports and tourism events, the highlights will be the China Cup International Regatta, F1 Powerboat Championship, Disc dog China Open Contest, and the International Music Festival. The city’s vice mayor hopes the festival will help increase the city’s reputation in the country and in the world.
The Disc Dog China Open Contest is new to the festival. It will be done at Neihu Park in Houhai bay, from November 20 – 22 and the contest receiving participants from 50 teams around the world. During this competition dogs and their human disc throwers compete in events were they show the bond between dog and handler by showing how they work together.