Events

Top Choice Religious in Donggang

Burning of the Wang Yeh Boats

One of Taiwan's top folk festivals, this involves inviting gods to earth, feasting them, and then asking them to carry trouble-causing demons and plagues away with them on a boat. In the spectacular conclusion, the …
Top Choice Music in Pingtung County

Spring Scream

Indie-music fans should definitely try to time their visit in April for Spring Scream. Taiwan's longest-running music festival, this multi-staged event brings together names big and small in Asia's indie-music scene…
Dance in Kaohsiung

International Lion Dance Festival & Competition

The colourful International Lion Dance Festival & Competition held every December in the Kaohsiung International Swimming Pool (高雄市立國際游泳池) and the Kaohsiung Arena (高雄巨蛋體育館) is a raucous folk extravaganza. The tw…
Art in Kaohsiung

International Container Arts Festival

The International Container Arts Festival, held in odd-numbered years, features containers being turned into art with a social or environmental function. The 2015 edition sees a dozen containers transformed into inn…
Art in Kaohsiung

Art Kaohsiung

The only international art fair in Southern Taiwan, the three-day Art Kaohsiung showcases works by over a hundred art galleries, mostly from Asia. The fair has been steadily expanding the scope of its featured colle…