Location: SHANGHAI, China
Application Deadline: 1 October, 2023
I N V I T A T I O N
With pleasure we INVITE you (folk groups, Choral groups,orchestras, majorette teams,brass bands,ballroom dance), (children, youth and adults groups) to participate on 31st Shanghai Tourism Festival
Shanghai Tourism Festival (STF) is held for more than twenty years since 1990. It is a large –scale international event hosted by Shanghai People’s Government of Municipality. Every year it is held in the middle of September in Shanghai, which opens with a grand parade in the very famous commercial street - Huaihai Road in the night. For last 30 years, more than 400 foreign art ensembles from United States, Germany, Britain, France, Russia, Australia, New Zealand, Serbia, Ireland, Spain, Italy, Switzerland, Austria, Finland, Lithuania, Poland, Belgium, Netherlands, Ukraine, Romania, Bulgaria, Slovakia, Greece, Czech Republic, Denmark, Latvia, Brazil, Mexico, Bahamas, Colombia, South Korea, India, Bangladesh, Thailand, Indonesia, Malaysia and Brunei etc were officially invited to participate in the great event.
The festival acts as a perfect event for locals and foreigners to discover the fascination of Chinese culture and history. A number of traditional as well as non traditional entertainment programs held across different venues across the city. Each year, the opening parade lively broadcasted on TV and radio also attracts an audience of over 200 million. Now it has become a major festival for Shanghai local residence and become one of the most influential events in China.
The 31th STF is going to be held during Sep.11 to Sep.16. 2022. We sincerely invite the most excellent art ensembles from all over the world to arrive in Shanghai in the beautiful fall 2023, so that we can share the happiness and joyfulness together.
Program of 32 nd Shanghai Tourism Festival
Sep.11 - Arrive in Shanghai, Rehearsal in night;
Sep.12 - Opening Ceremony of 32st Shanghai Tourism Festival at 19:30pm;
Sep.13 - Public show and visiting;
Sep.14 - Public show and visiting;
Sep.15 - Public show and visiting.
Sep.16 - Departure from Shanghai
The Organizing Committee of STF reserves the right to change the program.
Conditions of 31st Shanghai Tourism Festival
1. STF will undertake your performers:
a) Accommodations: The night of Sep. 11th, 12th, 13th, 14th and 15th.
b) Meals: The day of Sep. 11th, 12th, 13th, 14th, 15th and 16th.
c) Bus: The day of Sep. 11th, 12th, 13th, 14th, 15th and 16th.
d) Tourist Accident Insurance.
e) Visiting some famous sites of Shanghai.
f) A free tour guide will be with each performing group from the moment of its arrival in Shanghai to its departure from Shanghai.
2. STF will NOT undertake your below items:
a) International transportation.
c) Transportation to other city in China.
d) Expenditure besides the STF.
e) Expenditure of Non-performers (guests).
Performance of 32 nd Shanghai Tourism Festival
The performances of above festival include Rehearsal, Standing performance and Marching Parade in the Opening Ceremony. The public performances will be at 2-3 times during the rest days. They have different performing time.
Video of Shanghai Tourism Festival
(1) Video of the opening parade of 30th Shanghai Tourism Festival, 2019
(2) Video of the opening parade of 29th Shanghai Tourism Festival, 2018
(3)Video of the opening parade of 28th Shanghai Tourism Festival, 2017
(4) Video of the opening parade of 27th Shanghai Tourism Festival, 2016
(5) Video of the opening parade of 26th Shanghai Tourism Festival, 2015
(6)Video of the opening parade of 25th Shanghai Tourism Festival, 2014
Rewards of Shanghai Tourism Festival
a) The banner of each group made by the STF Organizing Committee
b) The Commemorative plaque issued by STF Organizing Committee
c) The Official Thanks Letter issued by STF Organizing Committee
d) The USB of Opening Ceremony issued by STF Organizing Committee
If your team is interested in and would like to participate in STF 2020, please fill in the Application from.
The Organizing Committee of STF will check your information together with your photos and videos.
The Organizing Committee will send you the Official Invitation letter after your group is selected and accepted.
NOTE: THIS FESTIVAL IS NOT PAID FESTIVAL