A press conference held today in Chengdu announced that the Chengdu Panda Asian Food Festival will take place from May 15 to 22 here in the city. The Festival will be hosted by the Chengdu Municipal People’s Government.

A total of 45 activities and programs will be launched during the Festival, including an opening ceremony, a forum focusing on cuisine culture, a food experience tour, 2 exchange activities between Chinese and foreign chefs, 4 cuisine culture exhibitions and 8 themed events highlighting different countries (regions).