Khau Vai love market is recognized as a national intangible cultural heritage
Recently, the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism has recognized the social customs and beliefs of Phong Luu Khau Vai Market in Khau Vai commune, Meo Vac district, Ha Giang province as a national intangible cultural heritage. family.
Sunset on buckwheat flower field Meo Vac Town, Ha Giang
Having existed for more than 100 years, Khau Vai is the most unique love market in Ha Giang. About 200km from Ha Giang city, Khau Vai market only meets once a year on March 27 of the lunar calendar but still attracts a lot of locals and tourists. Different from the usual trading markets, Khau Vai market is an opportunity for boys and girls dressed in clothes to meet, talk and share about life.
Khau Vai Market is maintained to this day in order to preserve the culture as well as promote the development of the province’s tourism economy. Ha Giang province also promotes the love market on Culture – Tourism Week Khau Vai love market takes place in 3 days, March 26-28 of the lunar calendar. The event is an opportunity for visitors not only to participate in many unique traditional cultural activities such as drum dancing, flute playing, horse riding, folk games, but also enjoy local specialties such as corn wine. smoked pork, hot pot….