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Guizhou is a place highlighted for its numerous ethnic minority festivals. Guiyang, as the capital city of Guizhou Province, is an assembly point for the multi-ethnic people. The Buyi and the Miao have the largest population of all. Guiyang’s minority groups are memorable for their colorful traditional costumes and their singing and dancing during festival occasions.

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Dragon Boat Festival

The Chinese Dragon Boat Festival is significant holiday celebrated in China.

The Dragon Boat Festival is celebrated by boat races in the shape of dragons. Competing teams row their boats forward to a drumbeat racing to reach the finish end first. The festival has been marked by eating zong zi (glutinous rice wrapped to form a pyramid using bamboo or reed leaves).

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