On October 27-29, 2017 The Weifang Binhai International Equestrian Festival took place in China. The festival incorporated traditional asian horse cultures and competition into one event. From endurance competition, horse-back archery to equestrian performances from foreign nationals. 120 equestrian athletes from all over the country and over 80 horseman took part in the festivity.
The first event was deemed as a success hence, Weifang Binhai Tourism Group is hoping to keep this an annual event to which will be held in the future on May 1st, 2018.
To build on the success of the event, the China Institute of Horse Culture & Sports & Tourism invited foreign delegations from neighbouring asian countries, such as; Indonesia, Singapore, India, Chinese Taipei, and South Korea to attend the equestrian tourism summit forum. The hope is to build upon each countries unique horse culture and incorporate it together to make one association.
Read more about the event here