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China Festivals in April

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.

Qingming Festival
Qingming Festival

Qingming Festival is an important day to show respects to ancestors. Qingming Festival, also called Tomb Sweeping Day or Pure Brightness in English, ...

Apr. 04, 2016
to Apr. 04, 2016
April Fool's Day in China
April Fool's Day in China

愚人节快乐! (Yuren Jie kuaile!) Happy April Fool's! April Fool’s Day (愚人节, Yuren Jie, literally: 'foolish man festival') is a day for fun and jokes that ...

Apr. 01, 2016
to Apr. 01, 2016
Hong Kong International Film Festival
Hong Kong International Film Festival

If you love watching new movies or you make movies, this film festival is for you. In 2011, films were screened during the two week long film festival ...

Mar. 23, 2016
to Apr. 06, 2016
Beijing International Long-Distance Running Festival
Beijing International Long-Distance Running Festival

The Beijing International Long-Distance Running Festival is one of the grandest sporting events in China. The Festival is part of the continuing ...

Apr. 26, 2016
to Apr. 26, 2016
Shanghai International Flower Festival
Shanghai International Flower Festival

Organized by Shanghai government, the aim of the festival is to show the distinctive beauty of different kinds of flowers, which play an important ...

Apr. 2015
Shanghai Peach Blossom Festival
Shanghai Peach Blossom Festival

Location: Shanghai, Nanhui District Since 1991, Shanghai has had a peach blossom festival during March and April in the big Nanhui District. This festival ...

Mar. 26, 2016
to Apr. 20, 2016
Shanghai Longhua Temple Fair
Shanghai Longhua Temple Fair

Shanghai Longhua Temple Fair is the largest traditional temple fair in Shanghai. It has a long history, and is held ceremoniously on the 3rd day ...

Apr. 21, 2015
to Apr. 21, 2015
The Releasing Water Festival on Tomb Sweeping Day
The Releasing Water Festival on Tomb Sweeping Day

Features  World's oldest irrigation system Grand ancient ceremony Rich and colorful activities Splendid Chinese ancient culture The ...

Apr. 05, 2015
to Apr. 05, 2015
Sisters' Meals Festival — Oldest Asian Valentine's Day
Sisters' Meals Festival — Oldest Asian Valentine's Day

The Miao people are celebrating the Sisters' Meals festival. Sisters'Meals Festival is an important festival of the Miao minority people in China. It'sa ...

Apr. 21, 2016
to Apr. 23, 2016
Dong Nationality Fireworks Festival
Dong Nationality Fireworks Festival

The Dong Nationality Fireworks Festival is celebrated on the third day of the third lunar month (March or April) in Yinshui Dong Stockaded Village, Longsheng ...

Apr. 21, 2015
to Apr. 21, 2015
Zhuang Nationality Song Festival
Zhuang Nationality Song Festival

Zhuang Girls are singing and dancing in beautiful clothes. The Zhuang Nationality Song Festival, also known as Gexu Festival (歌圩节) and Gepo Festival ...

Apr. 21, 2015
to Apr. 21, 2015
Dongba Fair
Dongba Fair

Every year, on the fifth day of the third lunar month, the annual Dongba Fair is held in Lijiang Jade Water Village, a settlement of the Naxi minority. ...

Apr. 11, 2016
to Apr. 11, 2016
March Fair of the Bai Ethnic People
March Fair of the Bai Ethnic People

Also known as the Kwan-yin Fair, March Fair is one of the most important festivals celebrated by the Bai Ethnic People in Dali in southwest China's Yunnan ...

Apr. 21, 2016
to Apr. 27, 2016
The Zhuang Song Festival (San Yue San)
The Zhuang Song Festival (San Yue San)

The Zhuang Song Festival is an important festival for Zhuang People. The Zhuang Song Festival is also known as San Yue San, which means 'Third Month's ...

Apr. 18, 2015
to Apr. 21, 2015