Munaozongge Festival is the most most grand and traditional festival of the Jingpo people which living in Dehong Dai and Jingpo Autonomous Prefecture in the west of Yunnan Province. Tens of thousands of people danced on the same drum point, the dancing activities is large-scale and powerful. The Munaozongge is the national carnival in western China. Munaozongge is also the festival of Jingpo people to celebrate the good fortune and harvest.
The Munaozongge Festival is generally held around the 15th day of the lunar calendar. The event is usually held for three days and is now included in the first list of national intangible cultural heritage.
Expect Dehong Dai and Jingpo Autonomous Prefecture will hold the grand event, the Yunnan Nationalities Village in Kunming will also hold the activities in the Jingpo Village from February 22 to 25. The activities include traditional sacrifices, opening ceremony, carnival activities, Jingpo leaf banquet, food street etc..
The boys and girls of Jingpo will prepare the wine for every visitors, send a blessing to the tourists. The main activity in the morning of February 22 is traditional sacrifices. A grand ceremony will be held on the morning of the 23rd, it is the officially start for the Munaozongge activities.