Guangdong food is famous for its strict standards of materials and supreme taste among Chinese cuisines. Among Guangdong food, Dongguan specialties are often sent as gifts for overseas Chinese because of its unique Guangdong water town features.
Want to have a taste of Guangdong water town cuisines? Come to Daojiao Town, Dongguan.
The 2016 China (Daojiao) Food & Culture Festival in Donguan is a good choice for food lovers. From June 6 to 11, the festival will gather local water town delicacies all together at Jichuang Square and provide people the chance to try specialties from Daojiao, including Daojiao meat ball, Daojiao zongzi, Daojiao rice noodle, and etc. This year the food fair also brings in food from Guangzhou, Zhuhai, Xiaman, Sichuan and Hong Kong, and over 200 imported food and wines from foreign countries. If you can’t visit Daojiao for the feast, don’t worry. This year the organizer will also cooperate with JD.com and Taobao.com to sell local foods online. Those who can’t visit Daojiao don’t miss this good chance.
To make the festival more interesting, the organizer has invited 3D creative food makers to demonstrate in the exhibition halls. Those who are lucky may even have the chance to make his/her own printed pancakes or chocolates. Don't miss it! Check out the schedule here.
Besides delicacies, visitors can also enjoy shows and intriguing activities during the week from Jun 6 to Jun 11. [Information of the events]
Venue: Jichuan Square
Time: Jun 6 - Jun 11
Address: Tiyu Road, Daojiao Town, Dongguan, Guangdong (东莞市道滘镇济川广场)
The China (Daojiao) Food & Culture Festival was firstly intiated in 2010 to promote local and Dongguan food culture. Later on in past years, it has grew into a regional festival that brings together food and Guangdong culture. The festival gradually become famous and has attracted participants from China and overseas.
According to the organizer, this year, the festival will be upgraded again——Daojiao Neo-tourism Exhibition will also be held during the week to introduce the abandant trourism resources of Daojiao and other towns in Dongguan to insiders and visitors.