In 2011, Beijing was awarded to host the host the 2019 International Horticultural Exposition through voting by all the 168 members of the Association of International Horticultural Producers (AIPH) at its 155th Congress in Paris. The AIPH is responsible for approving the world's largest and finest horticultural exhibitions.
The expo is an A1-rating exposition and focuses on a healthy lifestyle. The 162-day event will be held from April 29 to October 7 in Yanqing county. The venue will cover 960 hectares.
Official name: the International Horticultural Exhibition 2019, Beijing, China
Abbreviation: Beijing Expo 2019; Beijing Expo
Alternative name: the International Horticultural Exhibition by the Great Wall
2. Time for the Opening and Closing Ceremony
Opening Ceremony: Apr.29, 2019
Closing Ceremony: Oct.7, 2019
3. Host Site: Yanqing District, Beijing City
4. Planning Area: 960 hectares