In the morning of December 15th, the establishing ceremony of China Rural Spring Festival Gala Research Institute was held in Lishui Vocational Technical College.
Zhao Baoying, Secretary-General of China Association of Cultural Museums, and head of the secretariat of National Association of Public Cultural Development Centers, Ministry of Culture and Tourism, Ren Shunv, member of Municipal Standing Committee and director of the Publicity department, Liang Yinan, Secretary of the Party Committee of Lishui Vocational and Technical College, and Xu Jianming, director of Municipal Culture, Advertising & Publishing Bureau attended the establishing ceremony. Wang Peiquan, Vice Minister of Publicity of the Municipal Committee, hosted the ceremony. National Rural Spring Festival Gala Observer, National Village Spring Festival Gala Member Unit Relevant Person-in-Charge of the National Village Spring Festival Gala Member Unit and participants of the ‘Four 100s’ Talent Demonstration Training Course of Lishui Village Festival Gala Brand attended the ceremony.
In her speech, Ren Shunv pointed out that, against the backdrop of the ongoing in-depth implementation of the rural revitalization strategy throughout the country, the establishment of China Rural Spring Festival Gala Research Institute is a concrete and important measure to deepen and promote the brand building of the Spring Festival Gala. It is also a brand-new starting point, which needs the joint efforts of all parties to continue to do a good job in deepening the Spring Festival Gala. We need to give full play to the role of a think tank of the Academy and try to build the Academy into an influential cultural research institution and a professional training base for rural cultural talents in China, To provide theoretical support and intellectual support for the development of rural Spring Festival Gala, and then promote the construction of rural culture and promote the revitalization of rural culture.
Liang said in his speech that he would use the establishment of the Graduate School as an opportunity to build a community of schools as a support, with the goal of cultivating rural cultural talents, to deepen the theoretical study of rural spring festival gala culture by giving full play to the national public culture demonstration project and relying on the national public culture development center, Chinese cultural museum association and the union of 100 counties in the country’s rural spring festival gala, we would develop a series of rural Spring Festival Gala training programs, popularize the Management Norms for the Construction of Rural Spring Festival Galas, promote the creation of brand models for rural Spring Festival Galas, promote the implementation of the rural revitalization strategy, and give new cultural impetus to the revitalization of rural areas.
In his speech, Zhao Baoying said that the establishment of the Rural Spring Festival Gala Research Institute was an inevitable need for innovation and development in the new era. Under the guidance of Xi Jinping's Socialism Theory with Chinese Characteristics in the New Era, guided by the strategy of Rural Revitalization, promoted by the efforts of the integrative development of Culture and Tourism, through personal participation and joint efforts, the spark of Rural Spring Festival Gala will become a fire on the prairie. As a result, the glory of rural culture and tourism will certainly shine in the future.
At the launching ceremony, Zhao Baoying, Ren Shunu, Liang Yinan and Xu Jianming jointly unveiled the China Rural Spring Festival Gala Research Institute.
The China Rural Spring Festival Gala Research Institute is guided by the National Center for Public Cultural Development of the Ministry of Culture and the Ministry of Tourism, and the Association of Chinese Cultural Museums. The Propaganda Department of the CPC Lishui Municipal Committee, the Lishui Cultural, Television and Publishing Bureau, the Lishui Vocational and Technical College are the supervising unit. The Lishui Vocational and Technical College is the affiliated unit, and the Organizing Committee of the National Rural Spring Festival Gala United Association of Hundreds of Counties is the supporting unit.
The main tasks of the Research Institute are: carrying out series of training of personnel for the Rural Spring Festival Gala; deepening the research on Rural Spring Festival Gala Culture Theory; building the physical space of "China Rural Spring Festival Gala Research Institute"; formulating and popularizing the city-level, provincial and national standards of "Regulations and Rules of the Construction of Rural Spring Festival Gala"; compiling the "A Record of 100 People’s Description of China Rural Spring Festival Gala"; compiling the annual "China Rural Spring Festival Gala Blue Book”; Editing and issuing the "Brief News of the National Rural Spring Festival Gala United Association of Hundreds of Counties"; Assisting the supervising units to establish the demonstration brand of the Rural Spring Festival Gala; employing 100 Rural Spring Festival Gala observers nationwide to conduct theoretical research on Rural Spring Festival Gala; and holding the National Rural Spring Festival Gala Conference.
After the ceremony, the second meeting of the Organizing Committee of National Rural Spring Festival Gala United Association of Hundreds of Counties was held. At the meeting, five leaders of the sponsoring units of the National Rural Spring Festival Gala United Association of Hundreds of Counties from Lishui, Zhejiang, Xinzheng, Henan, Wuping Fujian, Wenzhou, Zhejiang, Yanchi Ningxia, exchanged information about the construction of Rural Spring Festival Gala in 2018. At the meeting, it also discussed in depth the plan to carry out the interactions between the ‘Hundreds of Counties and Thousands of Villages’ of the 2019 Rural Spring Festival Gala (Municipal Cultural, Advertising and Publishing Bureau)