Yaxi (CHI) - Cittaslow Sunday
Enjoy Slow Life in Cittaslow Yaxi
Date: Sep. 28th-Oct.12nd Color Run
Sep. 28th-Oct.12nd Doodle
Oct. 1st -Oct.7th Sun Festival
Hours: Sep. 28th- Oct. 12nd
Main theme: Land Art Festival
Three activities will be organized during the week in Cittaslow Yaxi to promote the concept of cittaslow, enhance the social responsibility and let people enjoy slow life, local culture and art in the community, namely Color Run, Doodle and Sun Festival.
The Color Run, also known as the Happiest 5k on the Planet, is a unique paint race that celebrates healthiness, happiness, individuality, and giving back to the community. Runners in white T-shirts will run along the 2.7-kilometer-long circular track around the Dashan Reservoir and cartoon dolls like crab, snail and so on will interact with them. Colorful starch (edible) will be thrown in the certain places along the track. The Color Run is an un-timed race and the fun continues at the finish line with a gigantic "Color Festival".
Tourists are organized to doodle on the appointed road with environmental-friendly paint, and 3D painting club will be invited to draw 3D paintings at the important points. The road with doodles will be preserved as a part of unique scene of Cittalsow Yaxi.
The Sun Festival is held in Haifeng Mansion Hotel advocating the philosophy of slow life and enjoying art and culture. At the same time, sculpture, painting and calligraphy shows are also organized.