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15 July 2015

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Miluo: Place of the Origin of Commemoration Qu Yuan

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Miluo is known as the “Origin of Dragon Boat Festival, and Hometown of Dragon Boat Race”. It has organized the annual China (Miluo) International Dragon Boat Festival for 12 consecutive years.

During the upcoming festival, three theme activities will be held: Duanwu-themed art performances; Miluo international dragon boat race; and, the opening ceremony of Qu Yuan Cultural Park.

These activities are hosted by the Central Commission for Guiding Ethic and Cultural Progress, and undertaken by the Hunan Commission for Guiding Ethic and Cultural Progress, CCTV-7, Hunan Broadcasting System, the CPC Yueyang Municipal Committee, the Yueyang Municipal People's Government, the CPC Miluo Municipal Committee, and Miluo Municipal People's Government. 

Dragon Boat Racing to Be Held Along Miluo River

Place: Miluo International Dragon Boat Race Center

Tickets: 20 yuan

Duration: May 28 to May 30