Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region will hold the first Wedding Cultural Festival on August 16, 2010, a move to promote local wedding culture and custom all over the country.
The first Wedding Cultural Festival will reportedly hold a grand opening ceremony, a flower parade and stage the legend of the meeting of the oxherd and the weaving maiden at the Magpie bridge. One the day of the festival, couples to be married will attend the opening ceremony. Besides, the Wedding Cultural Festival will pick up the top ten hotels to hold wedding, the top ten most creative wedding planning companies, the top ten wedding hosts and other prizes.
The first Wedding Cultural Festival is co-host by the Xinjiangdaily, Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region Office of Civil Administration, Commerce Department of Xinjiang and Tourism Bureau of Xinjing.