Tainan city celebrated the 107th year of the Republic Era. It hosted the national day flag raising ceremony of the republic of China at Siraya plaza on Oct 10, at 8:00 a.m. It is hosted by mayor, and the speaker, Councilman, first- level government director and people from all walks of life will attend the ceremony. Because the 2018 NYIFF is hosting, it started since Oct 6, and the festival meets the national day. The all Tainan city immerse the atmosphere of the colorful carnival. 16 international groups from 14 countries are invited to celebrate this big event together.
There were many citizens getting up early to join the flag raising ceremony in the Siraya Plaza this morning. Our diplomatic allies: Haiti and Marshall Groups bring the traditional folklore dance to celebrate the birthday of the Taiwan at the first of the ceremony. It was quiet a rare scenes to this moment. Then the mayor took everyone to sing the national anthem and salute to the flag. The scene was formal and grand. The national day flag raising ceremony of the republic of China was done successfully in the end. Afterwards, mayor greeted and took pictures as a memento with each international group to welcome them.
The 2018 NYIFF is going to push to a climax. Not only the tour performances in each district, and do not miss the Thanh Hai water puppet troupe from Vietnam at the Native Theatre of the Tainan cultural center. This Sunday (Oct 14) will be the beautiful end of the festival. Haven't you visit any performance yet? Now go to the official website and look up the schedule of the festival. Don't not miss the opportunity to see the high-class international performances.