Home Chinese Culture Chinese Festivals Chinese Festivals in May

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.

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. 10, 2016 to May. 10, 2016
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
Top 4 Romantic Legends about Chinese Valentine’s Day
Top 4 Romantic Legends about Chinese Valentine’s Day

Chinese Valentine's Day is a traditional festival to express peoples' love for each other. In China, there are many touching love stories that have ...

May. 21, 2014 to May. 21, 2014
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
Worship Gathering In The Three Temples
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 ...

May. 29, 2016 to May. 31, 2016
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 ...

Apr. 28, 2016 to May. 18, 2016