The intangible Cultural Heritage of Qingdao Spring Festival

2022-07-31 0 By

The 2022 Spring Festival is approaching, and the smell of the Spring Festival is “fragrant” all the way in Qingdao.In 2022, the “Home Year of Culture” will bring colorful intangible cultural heritage projects into the public eye.The intangible cultural Heritage Market with jiaodong folk characteristics, to attract citizens and tourists to feel the charm of intangible cultural heritage and folk culture;2022 Shandong Province Intangible Cultural Heritage Month Qingdao series of activities and folk New Year’s Greetings, awaken citizens and tourists’ childhood memories…In recent days, Qingdao cultural and tourism departments at all levels have launched colorful cultural travel activities around the theme of the Spring Festival, leading citizens and tourists to experience a happy and peaceful festive atmosphere online and offline.During the Spring Festival and Lantern Festival in 2022, shandong Province will hold the intangible Cultural Heritage Month.More than 300 customs activities will be held across Shandong province, and more than 500 intangible cultural heritage projects at all levels related to “Nian” culture will be launched.Cloud start, product intangible heritage, folk appreciation……On January 10, Qingdao Municipal Bureau of Culture and Tourism held the launch of “Culture into 10,000 People — Live Video broadcast of Hometown Year” at Laoshan Academy.During the event, Qingdao’s wonderful New Year’s customs will be displayed in the “cloud” through short video and live broadcast, and the citizens and tourists will be sent their best wishes for the New Year.Yu Weidong, a fourth-level researcher of Laoshan District Culture and Tourism Bureau, said that the intangible cultural heritage would be introduced into people’s lives by creating a lunar New Year atmosphere through online short videos.Qingdao citizens and tourists can feel the flavor of the New Year and the charm of intangible heritage.As a national historical and cultural city, Qingdao has 16 national representative intangible cultural heritage projects, 74 provincial representative intangible cultural heritage projects, 207 municipal intangible cultural heritage projects.In recent years, with the strong support of relevant departments of Qingdao, the Intangible cultural Heritage project of Qingdao has expanded its development space and achieved obvious results in the inheritance and promotion of intangible cultural heritage projects.Boli Fair in west Coast New Area has a history of nearly three hundred years and is the only agricultural trade fair in west Coast New Area selected as municipal intangible cultural Heritage project.The Boli roast pork, Boli red banquet and Maoqiang performance are all intangible cultural heritage items closely related to nian culture.There is a local saying that goes, “There is no mat on the kang and no skin on the face.”This “mat” refers to the red mat woven with sorghum strips.It is a folk custom for local people to celebrate the New Year’s festival by spreading red MATS on the kang to symbolize prosperity and good luck.Zheng Guixin, deputy director of the Culture and Tourism Bureau of Qingdao West Coast New District, said that the intangible cultural heritage activities not only allow citizens and tourists to enter the intangible cultural heritage and feel the charm of the intangible cultural heritage, but also highlight the local cultural characteristics.From early January to late February, cultural and tourism departments at all levels in Qingdao dig deeply into the folk culture of intangible cultural heritage with jiaodong’s characteristics and organize more than 40 activities.They include huayan Temple Fair, Jiaozhou New Year Yangko Dance, Jimo Ancient City to take you to Chinese New Year and other activities.Gaojia Sugar balls, Laoshan green tea, Yingjilou Duck Tail cake, Hu’s marinated tofu, Miaofu wine, Chunhe Lou crispy chicken and other traditional Chinese New Year products, which represent the “Taste of Qingdao”, are popular among citizens and tourists.The five Blessings event, consisting of five intangible heritage items, namely Jiaozhou paper cutting, dough figure, clay sculpture (clay tiger), calligraphy (writing “fu”) and Jiaonan New Year paintings, was warmly welcomed by children and many online celebrities also participated in the experience.Qingdao, Jan. 22 ( Xiaojing, a citizen who participated in the event, said, “New Year’s flavor is the continuation of one tradition after another, the inheritance of craftsmanship from generation to generation, and the continuation of historical and cultural memory in the change of times.”Qingdao in shandong province non-material cultural heritage month series activity and big folk New Year event Qingdao culture and tourism for the figure of Qingdao culture and tourism bureau commissioner of intangible cultural heritage, zhang says, as many as 200 Qingdao intangible projects, including life related supplies, jewelry, food, bazaar, etc., is a wide variety.Intangible cultural heritage is closely related to people’s lives, so we should continue to promote the cultural inclusion of intangible cultural heritage, let the masses participate in it, and spread the traditional culture contained in intangible cultural heritage.(Written by Xiao Xiangbo, reporter of China Tourism News;Editor: Song Yuqiu