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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.

Mother's Day in China
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. 10, 2015
to May. 10, 2015
The Shanghai International Music Festival
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 ...

May. 2015
Zhuang Nationality Cattle Festival
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. 25, 2015
to May. 25, 2015
Huangyaguan Great Wall Marathon
Huangyaguan Great Wall Marathon

Part of the Great Wall used for the Huangyaguan Marathon What is exciting about the Huangyaguan Great Wall marathon is that it is actually run on the ...

May. 21, 2016
to May. 21, 2016
The Hong Kong “Tuen Ng” Dragon Boat Festival
The Hong Kong “Tuen Ng” Dragon Boat Festival

Colorfully-decorated dragon boats One of the world's major concentrations of dragon boat races and other Tuen Ng (Dragon Boat in Cantonese) activities ...

May. 2014
Longji Terraced Fields Plowing Festival
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