China Festivals in December

Chinese people celebrate a seemingly endless number of festivals during the course of a year. Have a look at all festivals celebrated in this month.

12 Festivals In TotalDateLocation
Christmas in China Christmas in China

Christmas is not a public holiday in China or Taiwan because the majority of Chinese people are not Christian though it is a public holiday in Macau ...

Dec. 01, 2013
to Jan. 06, 2014
Foreign-festival
Christmas in Beijing Christmas in Beijing

Don’t worry about everything being closedduring the Christmas holidays. In Beijing everything's open. Cinemas, restaurants,shopping malls, it's a winter ...

Dec. 01, 2014
to Dec. 31, 2013
Beijing
Chinese New Year Firework Performance 2014 Chinese New Year Firework Performance 2014

The Chinese New Year Celebrations for 2014 are a big deal in Hong Kong. There are three days of big events planned for 2014. The fireworks are exploded ...

Dec. 31, 2014
to Dec. 31, 2014
Hong-kong
Hong Kong Winter Festival Hong Kong Winter Festival

The night view of Hong Kong in Hong Kong Winter Festival. Sponsored by the Hong Kong Tourism Administration, Hong Kong Winter Festival is held to attract ...

Dec. 2014Hong-kong
Christmas in Shanghai Christmas in Shanghai

Although Christmas is not a public holiday in China, it has become more and more popular, especially in large cities like Beijing and Shanghai. For ...

Dec. 01, 2014
to Jan. 01, 2015
Shanghai
Tibetan Butter Lamp Festival Tibetan Butter Lamp Festival

This delicious-sounding festival involves lighting butter lamps (lamps made of butter) and displaying butter sculptures in order to commemorate Shakyamuni ...

Dec. 16, 2014
to Dec. 16, 2014
Lhasa
Jilin Rime Ice and Snow Festival Jilin Rime Ice and Snow Festival

Since 1991 Jilin has held the Rime Ice and Snow Festival each year. With the theme of "Rime", Jilin Rime Ice and Snow Festival has become a unique ...

Dec. 28, 2014
to Feb. 28, 2015
Jilin
The New Year Festival of the Dong Ethnic People The New Year Festival of the Dong Ethnic People

The Dong ethnic people wear traditional costumes to celebrate the new year A traditional festival of the Dong Ethnic People in Southeast Guizhou Province, ...

Dec. 22, 2014
to Jan. 01, 2015
Kaili
Christmas in Guangzhou Christmas in Guangzhou

Guangzhou has been influenced by international contact, so Christmas is popular. The local Chinese generally enjoy the festivities and commercial aspects. ...

Dec. 25, 2014
to Dec. 25, 2014
Guangzhou
The Bird's Nest Ice and Snow Festival The Bird's Nest Ice and Snow Festival

The Bird's Nest Ice and Snow Festival is a Disney princess theme festival, using the US$423 million Beijing Olympic venue — the Bird's ...

Dec. 2014Beijing
Yuyuantan Park Ice and Snow Festival 2014 Yuyuantan Park Ice and Snow Festival 2014

Yuyuantan Park is currently hosting its 5th annual ice and snow festival. The park, boasting a total area of 338.5 acres (137 ha) in Beijing’s Haidian ...

Dec. 26, 2014
to Feb. 18, 2015
Beijing
Winter Solstice Winter Solstice

In Winter Solstice, eating dumplings is a kind of custom in the north part of China. In the Gregorian calendar, the Winter Solstice usually falls around ...

Dec. 22, 2014
to Dec. 22, 2014
Traditional-festival