China Festivals in May
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.
|29 Festivals In Total||Date||Location|
| Beijing’s Daxing Watermelon Festival|
Daxing District, in Beijing's southern suburbs, pays homage to the watermelon every May 28 during the Daxing Watermelon Festival. Watermelons Compete ...
|May. 28, 2014|
to Jun. 02, 2014
| Mother's Day in China|
Mother's Day in China falls on the second day of the fourth month of the lunar calendar every year, but it is generally celebrated on the second Sunday ...
|May. 11, 2014|
to May. 11, 2014
| Shanghai International Tea Culture Festival|
The Shanghai International Tea Culture Festival is a famous cultural event in Shanghai. It has achieved international fame for the diffusion ...
| The Shanghai International Music Festival|
The Shanghai International Music Festival was founded in 2001 as a way to celebrate music in all of its forms in China's largest city. It was created ...
| Shanghai International Jewelry Exhibition|
As the largest jewelry consumption market of China, Shanghai plays a very important role in China’s jewelry industry. Shanghai International Jewelry ...
|May. 10, 2014|
to May. 13, 2014
| Shixiang Lake Tulip Festival|
Every year in March, the largest scale tulip festival in all of Asia is held in Shixiang Lake Sightseeing Area. Covering an area of 7,000 square ...
| China International Sewing Machinery and Accessories Show|
Venue: Shanghai New International Expo Center China International Sewing Machinery & Accessories Show (CISMA) is the largest professional ...
|May. 16, 2014|
to May. 18, 2014
| Hua'er Festival/Flowers Festival|
"Hua'er”, which literally means “flower” in Chinese, refers to a type of folk song performed by ethnic groups in west China’s Qinghai, Gansu, Ningxia ...
| Kunming International Cultural Tourism Festival|
As the most important tourism festival to invite investment for Yunnan Province, Kunming International Cultural Tourism Festival has been held for ...
|May. 01, 2015|
to Jun. 01, 2014
| Sisters' Meals Festival|
The Miao people are celebrating the Sisters' Meals festival. The Sisters' Meals festival is celebrated by the Miao ethnic people in southwestern China's ...
|May. 03, 2015|
to May. 03, 2015
| Cham in Tshurpu Monastery|
The Cham in Tshurpu Monastery is held annually during the fourth month of the Tibetan lunar calendar. It commemorates the famous Indian monk Padmasambhava, ...
|May. 20, 2014|
to May. 20, 2014
| 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, 2014|
to May. 03, 2014
| Reincarnation and Transmigration of Buddhas Warrior Attendant|
Celebrated: May 2, 201 Buddha Warrior Attendant 4Location: LhasaIt’s said that Sakyamuni, the founder of Buddhism, preached Paramadibuddha (one of Buddhist ...
|May. 02, 2014|
to May. 03, 2014
| 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, 2014|
to May. 05, 2014
| Zhuang Nationality Cattle Festival|
Zhuang Nationality Cattle Festival The Zhuang Nationality Cattle Festival is held annually by the Zhuang ethnic group on the eighth day of the fourth ...
|May. 06, 2014|
to May. 06, 2014
| China Crystal and Glass Product Fair|
Crystal glass is the most distinctive feature of Pujiang, and Pujiang is the largest distribution hub of crystal handicraft manufacturing. In the year ...
|May. 24, 2014|
to May. 31, 2014
| Worship Gathering In The Three Temples|
This activity is called Guanshanglan in the Bai language. It is a carnival for the Bai people in Dali to entertain themselves during the slack season ...
| Butterfly Festival|
The Butterfly Festival is a folk entertainment custom among the Bai people and it is popular in the area of Dali, Yunnan. It is held beside Butterfly ...
| Yiwu Auto Culture Festival|
Yiwu Auto Culture Festival is the largest and most professional auto exhibition in Zhejiang Area. The coming auto festival will in collaboration with ...
|May. 17, 2014|
to May. 19, 2014
| Dalian International Marathon|
Venue: Gold Coast Nanhu Street, Dalian Golden Pebble Beach Overview Dalian International Marathon Race is one of the international standard marathon ...
| Dongyue Temple Fair|
As an important part of Taishan Mountain culture, Dongyue Temple Fair is held on 3rd day of the 3rd lunar month each year, during which various activities ...
|Mar. 31, 2014|
to May. 07, 2014
| Suzhou Immortal Day|
Immortal Day is an ideal time for visitors to experience folk customs and culture, taste local snacks, and purchase local specialties of Suzhou. Various ...
| 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 ...
| 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, 2014|
to May. 08, 2014
| The Hong Kong “Tuen Ng” Dragon Boat Festival|
Colorfully decorated dragon boat One of the world's major concentrations of dragon boat races and other Tuen Ng Festival activities is annually in Hong ...
| Longji Terraced Fields Plowing Festival|
Longji Terraced Fields It's a traditional custom for people from Longji Ancient Zhuang Village of Longsheng Ge Autonomous County to hold the Plowing ...
|May. 02, 2015|
to May. 02, 2015