"Taiwan Lantern Festival 2020" opening performance on February 8th, the main light district of Houli, Taichung debuted
The opening performance of the "Taiwan Lantern Festival 2020" will be officially held at 4:20 pm on February 8th in the main light district of Houli, Taichung City. In conjunction with the curation of the main light district of "Fantasy Forest", the opening performance of the Taiwan Lantern Festival this year The event will integrate Taichung's characteristics and innovative design, and invite top teams at home and abroad to join the elements of fantasy and mystery to create a new style of the Taiwan Lantern Festival 2.0 Rising Sun, showing the natural and sustainable new lantern festival. Diversified performances are very lively and exciting. The Tourism Bureau of the Ministry of Communications stated that the 2020 Taiwan Lantern Festival adheres to the theme of "The Dawn is Brighter again. Bright Taichung" and invited 5 foreign teams from France, the United Kingdom, and Japan, as well as 7 domestic outstanding teams, to jointly perform 4 major themes. At the beginning of the event, the shock of the air force fighter planes breaking through the sky will open the prelude to the "2020 Taiwan Lantern Festival in Taichung". Taichung City has the reputation of being the music capital. Therefore, the Lantern Festival invited Jiutian Folk Art Troupe, Houyin Saxophone Orchestra, Taiwan Youth Wind Orchestra and the performing arts section of Xinmin High School to perform "Taiwan's Heart Shining Taichung" Demonstrating the artistic literacy of Taichung for many years is the beginning. In addition, Taiwan has the characteristics of diverse ethnic groups such as Southern Fujian, Hakka, Indigenous People, and New Residents. The Lanyang Dance Troupe and the Haqi Drum Culture and Art Troupe will present the past heritage and innovative rebirth in the form of music and dance. Encourage ". The "Festival of World Lantern Festival" highlights the exchange of friendship between Taiwan and the world. There are Hokkaido Yosakoi Soran Festival Hokkaido University of Science ~ Sora ~, Mie Prefecture Annozu YOSAKOI Four Seasons Dance and Nagoya City Shinaka Festival Festival-Kamon The three teams performed spectacularly last year, and this year they will create a passionate traditional Japanese dance for the 2020 Taiwan Lantern Festival, and you will continue to exclaim with the waving of the flag. Finally, the finale of "World Light Festival Taiwan" invited the British SPARK! Clown Magic Drum Show, through the colorful changes of LED light and shadow and funny movements and team formations, combining drum music with technology light and shadow. The French luminous white horse dance theater uses elements such as lighting, puppetry, and music to transform ordinary inflatable dolls into characters with soul on the stage, which will lead the audience into a French romantic dream. Among them, the mighty Dragon and Lion Wushu War Drum Troupe interspersed with local folk arts, martial arts, dragon dance, lion dance, and war drums are integrated through the stage play. The artistic atmosphere of festivals and joys in various countries is fully exchanged here, and the opening program will be an international exhibition full of artistry and entertainment. The performance program for the opening of the 2020 Taiwan Lantern Festival will be based on the local humanities and artistic characteristics of Taichung, and will carry forward the Taiwan spirit of the excellent domestic team, and then communicate with the international team. The exhibition is based on the center of Taiwan, using art and culture as a medium, projecting like a dawn to all parts of the world. On February 8 from 4 pm on the lantern festival stage will appear in turn. Invite people from all over the country to meet in Taichung for the annual Lantern Festival. The Taiwan Lantern Festival will light up Taichung and let the world see Taiwan. People are welcome to come to Taichung to enjoy a colorful and exciting Lantern Festival Lantern Festival! For more details, please visit the "2020 Taiwan Lantern Festival" website.
2019 Taiwan Cycling Festival Main Event - KOM (King of the Mountains) Challenge on Oct.25, drew 730 cyclists from 42 countries to climbing to Wuling.
The "2019 Taiwan Bike Mountaineering Challenge" will debut on October 25. A total of 730 domestic and foreign professional and amateur bicycle climbers from 42 countries and regions around the world will gather together to fight the battle of Wuling. This year's international elites gathered, the top teams of the active World Tour including Katusha-Alpecin, EF-Drapac, ASTANA, and the CCC-Liv team of the legendary woman Marianne Vos are all coming to the competition. Although this challenge has entered the eighth year this year, it has become one of the pocket lists of the classic route of "at least one challenge in life". All players will experience this paradise road, which is one of the top ten difficult challenges in the world and is the same as the Alpine stage of the Tour de France. As the competition has received increasing international attention, the number of registered foreign drivers has increased year by year. Among them, there are more and more men and women who have participated in top events such as Tour de France, Tour de France, Tour de France and World Tour. Among the 730 players in this year, the ratio of 488 foreign players reached 66.8%, which is the third consecutive year of foreign players. In addition, this year, there are 74 female drivers, which is also the highest in the history of this event. The 2019 Taiwan Bike Mountaineering Challenge will be held at 6 am on October 25, from the Huaxing Qixingtan on the Pacific Ocean, through the towering deep mountain valleys of the Taroko Pavilion, the beautiful green trees, and the direct access to the Hehuan Mountain, the highest point of the Taiwan Highway. Ridge, the player will challenge from an altitude of 0 meters straight to 3275 meters, a total length of 105 kilometers. The first 80 kilometers of the entire event, from the official release point of 18 kilometers, climbed up through the magnificent Taroko Gorge with an average rate of 8%. The finale of the finale is the paradise road from the Daguling to the last 10 kilometers and the slope of 17 to 27%. The challenging and challenging, combined with the amazing scenery along the way, has become the unique charm of this event. Every year, the event invites famous foreign bicycle players to participate in the competition, including the three-way global road car competition - Tour de France, the Central, the King of the West, or the Olympics. This year's UCI World Tour top professional team "Katusha-Alpecin" team sent two active players to participate in the 2019 event, including Australian Nathan Haas and Belgian Steff Cras. In terms of women's players, the Dutch star Marianne Vos, who was voted the best female bicycle player in the world by Cycle Sport magazine, has won nearly 350 bicycle races over the years. It is the most accomplished legend in the world. Player. Marrianne Vos, 32, currently a member of the CCC-Liv team, won the Olympic gold medal and the World Cup. Vos has won many careers, even listed as "Wikipedia" with a "great player" page to list career awards, and Vos is still seven listed (the other six are Merckx, Cancellara, Cavendish, Greipel) The only woman in Sagan and Valverde!)! Danish John Ebsen and Australia's Benjamin Dyball won the championship at the end of last year's KOM event with a difference of 11 seconds. Both will compete for this year's competition. Last year's eye-catching Dutch teenager Kenny Nijssen, in the M20 star position, won the fourth place in the elite group of elite players. This year's strength should not be underestimated. Morimoto Makoto, a well-known Japanese mountaineering champion who has been familiar with domestic riders and has been on the KOM awards board, has come again this year. In the local masters, Feng Junkai will participate in this year's event immediately after the National Games. "Mr. Fan" Fan Yongzhen fights KOM again, and I believe that all the riders will rejoice. Well-known domestic players Peng Yuantang, Huang Wenzhong, Liu Shuming, Wu Zhizhen, Huang Guanlin, and women's players Zeng Kezhen, Xu Wanting and Chen Ziyi have also made great achievements this year. It is worth mentioning that the three major hosts of the domestic sports tourism program: the audience of the "Go Go Taiwan", Windy Duan Huilin, the "food eater" location host Lin Yanjun 151, and the FOX sports station anchor Hou Yili, also registered this year. KOM events; they have invested in all aspects of training and preparation for this event, when the healthy women challenge KOM, wonderful! In order to provide a safe and challenging environment, the traffic control will be implemented on the Hualien section of the competition on October 25th: the Qixingtan section of the 193 line (the Qixingtan Elevated Viaduct to the Xincheng Township Street) will be controlled from 05:30 to 07:00. The control time of the northern end of the Tailuo Bridge on the 9th line to the north end of Jinwen Bridge is from 06:00 to 08:00, and the control time of Tai 8 is from 06:30 to 08:00. The control time from Tianxiang to Daguling is from 07:00 to 11:00, and the control time of Dalailing to Hehuanshan Visitor Center on Taiwan 14th Line is from 08:30 to 11:00. Part of the traffic control situation of Nantou is that the control time of the 14th line of Cuifeng to Hehuanshan Visitor Center is from 09:00 to 11:0 0; please contact the public for diversion. We apologize for any inconvenience.
2019 Taiwan Cycling Festival Opening
The Taiwan Bicycle Festival has been in its ninth year since its inception in 2011. The Tourism Bureau of the Ministry of Communications held a press conference on the first floor of the Ministry of Communications on October 8th at 10:00 Taiwan Bicycle Festival. This year's "2019 Taiwan Bicycle Festival", in addition to the 2021 bicycle tour year, and the theme of the town roaming year, with "Taiwan's riding, the town's adventure" as the main axis, combined with many county and city governments, the National Scenic Area Management Office and other related units Co-hosting bicycle activities and inviting people to roam the classic Taiwanese town by bicycle. The Tourism Bureau of the Ministry of Communications announced at the press conference that the six major events of the "2019 Taiwan Bicycle Festival" and the six major themes, each with its own characteristics, the "2019 Taiwan Bicycle Carnival" with the theme of "industry", and the planned industrial establishments Experience, promote low-carbon tourism and introduce the bicycle industry brand; the classic "Taiwan Bicycle Mountaineering Challenge" is based on the theme of "mountain climbing". It will invite domestic and foreign experts to challenge the Pacific Ocean from Hualien Qixingtan and ride through Taroko to the Taiwan Highway. The highest point - Hehuan Mountain Wuling; "Come! Bikeday" for all ages, with the theme of "Huantan", will be held in the Sun Moon Lake Bicycle Trail, which ranks among the top ten most beautiful lanes in the world; This year, with the theme of "Island around the island", we will use the roundabout way to conduct a classic town tour and roam the scenery along the way. "Light up Taiwan" is a "lighthouse" theme, combining the national scenery. District and National Park's 4-pole lighthouse resources, to introduce domestic and foreign tourists to the lighthouse and surrounding private sightseeing in the northeast and northwest The "Huadong Bay Bicycle Travel" is based on the theme of "Roaming" and joins the elements of a small town full of roaming style. Inviting everyone to enjoy a leisurely tour in the "Slow City" Fenglin Town, discover the characteristics of Huadong Town, experience the stage 9 The beauty of the line and the 11th line. In order to announce the determination to strengthen the promotion of bicycle tourism, and in line with the "2021 Bicycle Tourism Year", we will continue to promote the "Island Bike Path Upgrade Program" for four years, inviting everyone to ride into the private attractions that are easy to skip when driving normally. The town, visiting Taiwan's unique customs and customs, feels different Taiwanese tastes at close range.
2019 Sun Moon Lake International Fireworks-Music and Come! Bikeday Festival
The "2019 Sun Moon Lake Come! Bikeday Flower Music Carnival" event, in conjunction with the Tourism Bureau's "Expanding the Autumn and Winter National Tourism Awards Program", will be held from October 4th to November 17th. The Tourism Bureau of the Ministry of Communications is managing the Sun Moon Lake National Scenic Area. (10/2) The press conference announced that the main event of this year's event was "Fireworks Passion", "Music Warmth" and "International Integration". The "Come! Bikeday Bike" and "Large Outdoor Fireworks Music Show" continued to be the dual core highlights of the series. It also integrates important sports events in Sun Moon Lake, including Marathon Road Run, Sun Moon Lake Black Tea Culture, Wedding and Electric Boat Night Flight, etc. During the event, the event will also be held in conjunction with the "12-Hour Photo Contest", "Poke Music Event" and "The Capsule Kaleidoscopes, "Sun Moon Lake New 8 Kings Collection Gifts" and many other good health activities and project offers. The rich and diverse activities require everyone to have a different experience, day or night. The Sun Moon Lake Fireworks Music Carnival series has entered its 12th year. Since October 4th, it has held 8 highlights and other related activities. This event combines the unique characteristics of "Art Culture" and "Sports and Leisure" with the integration of Taiwan and Sun Moon Lake. The press conference on October 2nd invited the cultural work team of the Jiuzu Cultural Village to pre-empt the highlights of the event and sing and interpret the spirit of Taiwan's aborigines. This year's series of event fireworks concerts, a total of 3 performances of each style of music performance. On October 19th, "Taiwan's Big Brother Sun Moon Lake Fireworks Concert "Enjoy the Extraordinary" will be performed by the Lexing Time Management Group with the symphonic music combined with the Taiwan University Choir, and the music will be used to dance a new lifeline. In conjunction with the promotion of tribal tourism, on November 2nd, the "Tao Xiang Yuan Yin" Aboriginal Concert was also performed in Taiwan's Aboriginal culture to enhance the visibility of Aboriginal traditional performing arts. On November 9th, the NTSO Taiwan Youth Symphony Orchestra performed the show with the taste of elegance and popularity, letting the people linger in the lakes and mountains and the melodious music of Sun Moon Lake, and staged the final concert of the last fire concert of the series, leading the people to listen to the Sun Moon Lake on the moonlight. Enjoy people's music and get close to music art. In terms of sports events, the "2019 Lake Marathon" to be held on October 27 will not only become the international certification of the International Marathon and Long Distance Association (AIMS), but also be one of the first events in Taiwan to be listed in the AbbottWMM World Championships. , became the second 2021 Abbott Wanda age-qualified world champion qualification event. One of the six major activities of the Taiwan Bicycle Festival, Sun Moon Lake Come!Bikeday will depart from the Xiangshan Visitor Center on November 3rd, including the cute and fun "Children's Slider Fun Tournament" and the 10K "Bicycle Escape" of the Sun Moon Lake Bicycle Trail. And the classic route of the 30K "Huantan Challenge Tour", which offers a panoramic view of Sun Moon Lake, invites people to enjoy the beautiful scenery of the Sun Moon Lake Bike Path with bicycles. In addition, the "2019 Town Roaming Year" is more suitable for the collection of classic towns this year. In the town, on October 6th, the "Iron Township, Crazy Iron Horse" event was held, including the two routes of town roaming and parent-child leisure, and invited the people to take the recently smashed combination of Taiwan and Russia to collect the painted bananas. The Nantou Collection with local characteristics and the railway secret rut will carry out the deep Nantou cycling tour. There are also a number of exciting surrounding activities, including the "2019 Sun Moon Lake Wedding" featuring romantic water and land on October 4, and the "Sun Moon Lake" which enjoys black tea picnic concerts and tastes and tastes cakes from November 16th to 17th. Black tea culture season, etc. 2019, Moon Lake Come! Bikeday Flower Music Carnival, from October 4th to November 17th, invites you to join us!
The opening ceremony of Jiji painted train and Checheng railway exhibition center
The National Collection Art Museum, which was attracting attention from all over the country, was officially opened this morning. It was presented on the four-section and one train by the newly-painted stone tigers from Taiwan and Russia. It will travel on the railway in the next year. On the episode branch line, we hope that in addition to a deeper understanding of the collection industry and culture, we will reawaken everyone's understanding and attention to Shihu, and at the same time be a symbol of friendly exchange between Taiwan and Russia. This year's "National Jiji Art Museum" collection of painted trains was released in August, and it received national attention and concern. Under the circumstance, Taiwan and Russia were connected. In the process of completion, they were helped by many friends. With the assistance of the inter-ministerial meeting, including the Russian illustrator Катя Молодцова generously authorized the painting of the stone tiger she painted to the use of the painted train, the special biological research and conservation center of the Executive Yuan's Council for the assistance and recognition of the original train design amendment, diplomacy The Ministry of Representatives in Russia assisted in the first-time contact and so on, and finally, the support and affirmation of the correction of the collection of painted trains. At this time, the opportunity for the press conference was started. The Sun Moon Lake National Scenic Area Management Office cooperated with the Special Biological Research and Conservation Center of the Agricultural Committee of the Executive Yuan to launch the Shihu Conservation Signing Activity on the spot, once again calling for the importance of conservation of Shihu, and also let this painted train Driving is even more meaningful. The "Railway Sightseeing Primary School", also in the secret garden of the squatting car, was officially opened this morning. In addition to providing visitor centre services, a collection of railways to take a real-life video experience, and erecting a physical model power train and track bypass, the park It also displays the old locomotive (R100-R114) and the old passenger car (35SPK32700), which are connected with the adjacent rut train station, the nostalgic retro railway culture park and more than ten antique trains and old railway scenes. The rut became a pilgrimage site that the railway fans must chase, and also warmed up for the 2022 railway sightseeing tour. On the day of the event, the children from the local area were invited to experience together. On the campus where the students were born, they witnessed the rebirth and transformation of the idle campus into an emerging tourist attraction. It also fully demonstrated the new hope of the 20th anniversary of the gathering line after the 921 earthquake. . Hong Weixin, director of the Sun Moon Lake National Scenic Area Management Office, said that in the future, the school district will be planned and rebuilt, and the non-official management method will be applied as a primary school classroom area for railway cultural relics exhibition, exhibition space, railway tourism development base, and planning. The history of the school of Che Guguo and other schools also keeps the historical record of the rebirth of the old school forever. In the following year, the painted trains designed with Jijishan bananas will be driven on the Jiji branch line, so that visitors can also bring cute painted trains home to collect, from October 1 to October 31. On the day of the holiday, visitors will only take photos with the "National Jiji Art Museum" painting train, and go to the "Re-discovery, Dynamic Sun Moon Lake" Facebook of the Sun Moon Lake National Scenic Area Administration of the Ministry of Communications, and find the "Collection of Love and Chasing Trains" post. According to the activity method, you can participate in the lucky draw. The event will draw 30 lucky people to get one of the reduced-painted version of the painted train, and another 10 to get the set of the Rangdao town roaming ticket 埕+ version. Visitors can also upload photos to their personal Facebook settings, and then display the upload screen to the Chess Visitor Center. You can also get a reduced version of the painted train back to the power unit, limited to 100 units, while stocks last!
Slow Town Concert Let everyone know the beauty of Taiwanese town through music!
In order to promote the beautiful culture of Taiwan's small towns to the world, the Tourism Bureau of the Ministry of Communications will cooperate with the National Taiwan Symphony Orchestra of the Ministry of Culture for the first time. From September 7th, a series of small town concerts will be held to let the international music go out of the music. The hall fluttered to various towns in Taiwan. The Tourism Bureau has designated 2019 as the "Rock Year of the Town", and selected 30 classic towns, which are jointly marketed by the 40 major towns recommended by the Hakka Committee and the 40 international towns of the internationally certified International Slow City. I hope to attract international tourists to Taiwan to experience the charm of Taiwanese towns. In order to attract tourists to visit the town, the Tourism Bureau plans to hold a series of concerts, so that the national symphony will lead passengers into the special towns, and more than 75 performers will be invited to hold large towns in Keelung and Yilan. Concerts, as well as 11 small copper tube quintet flash performances in towns within the national scenic areas, with national performances, combined with the town's landscape and culture, allowing participants to experience sightseeing, culture and music. A beautiful trip that is stirred up. After that, the Tourism Bureau planned to record the town concert videos, promote the town features to the international through audio-visual publicity, attract more international visitors, and experience the beauty of the Taiwanese town. The press conference specially invited the National Taiwan Symphony Orchestra to bring world-class music to the scene. The Taiwanese tourism spokesperson, the raccoon leader, will also be flashed and surprise to appear on the same stage. I hope that this series of activities will not only let the public see the scenery of the town through sight. It is also necessary to feel the beauty of the town through hearing. The next two large outdoor concerts will be held on September 7 and December 7 at 7:00 pm in the Bagouzi Fishing Port in Zhongzheng District of Keelung and Yilan Sports Park in Yilan City. The Tourism Bureau of the Ministry of Communications invites the people to experience the national-level music banquet together in the environment of the characteristic town.