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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, also called Tomb Sweeping Day or Pure Brightness in English, usually falls around April 4 or 5, the beginning of one of the ...

Apr. 05, 2015
to Apr. 05, 2015
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, 2015
to Apr. 01, 2015
Easter In China
Easter In China

In China, Easter is only a special holiday for the Catholics, Orthodox and most established Christian churches. Millions of Christians celebrate in some ...

Apr. 05, 2015
to Apr. 05, 2015
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, 2015
to Apr. 06, 2015
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. 01, 2015
to Apr. 30, 2015
Shanghai International Fashion Culture Festival
Shanghai International Fashion Culture Festival

Venue: Shanghai New International Expo Center (2345 Longyang Road, New Pudong District) Introduction: It’s a trade platform for domestic and overseas ...

Apr. 2015
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, 2015
to Apr. 20, 2015
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
Chengdu International Peach Blossom Festival
Chengdu International Peach Blossom Festival

Chengdu blossoms in the spring with the annual Chengdu International Peach Blossom Festival. Peach trees number more than 17 million, making Chengdu ...

Mar. 2015
Formula One
Formula One

Overview F1 is the abbreviation for Formula 1. In China, it is called the Class One Formula Race. The cars, which are made according to the same formula, ...

Apr. 17, 2015
to Apr. 19, 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
International Cartoon and Animation Festival, China
International Cartoon and Animation Festival, China

Drawing (pun not intended) the most famous names in the cartoon industry, the International Cartoon and Animation Festival, held in Hangzhou since ...

Apr. 28, 2015
to May. 03, 2015
Hainan International Coconut Festival
Hainan International Coconut Festival

From the ancient times, Hainan was known as "Coconut Island;. Coconut is a peculiar plant fo Hainan, and it places an important role in peoples life. ...

Apr. 2015
Luoyang Peony Fair
Luoyang Peony Fair

Luoyang Peony Festival is very popular among Chinese tourists and peony enthusiasts the world over. Each year from mid-April to mid-May, the peonies ...

Apr. 01, 2015
to May. 05, 2015
Guangzhou International Furniture Fair
Guangzhou International Furniture Fair

Guangzhou (Canton) International Furniture Fair, also well-known as CIFF, is held twice a year, and has been held 30 times. With an area of more than ...

Mar. 18, 2015
to Apr. 01, 2015
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. 23, 2015
to Apr. 23, 2015
The Ancestor Worship Ceremony
The Ancestor Worship Ceremony

The Ancestor Worship Ceremony is held on the 3rd of the third Chinese lunar month annually in Xinzheng (hometown of the Chinese legendary figure, Huang ...

Apr. 21, 2015
to Apr. 21, 2015
Water Splashing Festival
Water Splashing Festival

The Water Splashing Festival is an important festival of Dai minority. The annual Water Splashing Festival of the Dai ethnic minority falls during the ...

Apr. 13, 2015
to Apr. 16, 2015
Yiwu Consumer Goods Sourcing Fair
Yiwu Consumer Goods Sourcing Fair

Yiwu Consumer Goods Sourcing Fair is held in Yiwu International Convention and Exhibition Center in April each year, which is hosted by the Foreign Trade ...

Apr. 20, 2015
to Apr. 22, 2015
Weifang International Kite Festival
Weifang International Kite Festival

Weifang International Kites Festival attracts thousands of visitors every year. The Weifang International Kites Festival is an annual event held from ...

Apr. 19, 2015
to Apr. 26, 2015
China Citrus Cultural Festival
China Citrus Cultural Festival

Zhong County was named "Citrus City" by the government in 2008, and Zhong County Citrus Cultural Festival has been held in April every year since then. Activities There ...

Apr. 2015
Lanting International Calligraphy Festival
Lanting International Calligraphy Festival

Shaoxing, a city in Zhejiang Province, is famous for two things: rice wine and calligraphy. The city celebrates its calligraphy heritage every spring ...

Apr. 2015
Huangyaguan Great Wall Marathon
Huangyaguan Great Wall Marathon

Time: The Great Wall International Marathon is held on the third Saturday of May every year. The 2013 Huangyaguan Great Wall Marathon kicks off on ...

Apr. 2015
Beijing International Peach Blossom Music Festival
Beijing International Peach Blossom Music Festival

Beijing's Pinggu District is the world's largest peach blossom area which covers a land area of 220,000 mu (14,674 hectares). It was elected ...

Apr. 08, 2015
to May. 08, 2015
Guilin Xiufeng Ethnic Folk Song Festival
Guilin Xiufeng Ethnic Folk Song Festival

Co-hosted by the Peach Bay Scenic Area Administrative Association of Xiufeng District of Guilin and the Reed Flute Cave Scenic Area Administrative ...

Apr. 21, 2015
to Apr. 21, 2015