during the first 10 days of April (around the third day of the third lunar month)
Haikou City , Wenchang County, Tongshi City and Sanya City in Hainan Province
Hainan Island is known as "Coconut Island" where coconut tree is a symbol of the island.Hainan International Coconut Festival held annually,is a world's comprehensive, international large-scale commercial tourism and cultural festivals.It combines tourism, culture, folklore, sports, economy and trade together featuring with Hainan coconut culture and local folk activities.
With the largest scale and impact,the festival attracts many domestic and foreign tourists and businessmen since 1992.
During the festival, Haikou will decorate a "Coconut Street" and hold coconut lamp.Vistors can taste delicious coconut in Wenchang County.In Tongshi city, Li and Miao people will have a grand carnival for their "March"festival,their marriage and worship ceremonies is very impressive.Vistors can also attend the "International Dragon Boat Race" and "folk martial arts competition" in Sanya.