Greet big paper Ma Shipan to install prefectural Yao the folk-custom that plain countryside leaves a village according to hill, every 10 years (meet 8 a particular year) hold, began to greet big paper horse on August 11 from ancient all previous, last a period of time 3 days. Frighten tiger, leopard, boar in order to press down to wait. Make its not dare cultivate of enroach on person, flooey collapses crops; 2 in order to keep one party restful, golden harvests.
As it is said, greet big paper horse this one activity only then Yu Mingchao, it is formerly " horse of big hold a memorial ceremony for " , afterwards becomes custom, till the Republic of China. Already follow 300 years or so. Resumed this one activity 1988.
The big paper horse that greeted 1998, it is bracket with fir, bamboo thin bamboo strip is plunged into formulate tremendous equestrian form framework, all body uses white paper paper. The hair that paster cuts is stuck outside. Colour paper, colored lantern and colored flag all energy industry spy. Used the big fir that the diameter controls 30 centimeters in all 12, more than jins of 600 bamboo, 50 kilograms of iron wire, paper of 20 Yu Ling of all kinds, big paper horse is 15.6 meters fast, 16.8 meters long, body is 5.2 meters wide, ear grows 2 meters standing position to reveal. Wood of 4 sufficient outfit annulus, the wheel that the diameter makes 1 meter, can drive. The grow upping can involve delay from equestrian body and go up, from the horse neck getting goes out, sit at equestrian mouth, equestrian bridle both ends can sit child. Electric light is received inside, nightly a body is bright, be come more than 300 years most grand.
This grand activity, time lasts 6 days, attracted around go to before masses by tens of thousands view and admire, all sorts of faker row upon row of, specially invite beautiful water area is small add to the fun of troupe of 100 beautiful Wu, confused of extraordinary splendour of the film, opera is shown. Association of photographer of golden China city was this activity technically still to hold creation contest.
Welcome activity of big paper horse this to hold, be in early according to the village below hill held water August " paper horse is met " organization, arrange special craftsman to be made meticulously, take time counts 100 worker worker, last a period of time two many months. "Big paper horse " of the activity hold, to market of country of dynamic place economy, prosperity, rich culture the life had main effect, also be the traditional culture that develops my county, rolled out travel project to lay a foundation.