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China Festivals in August

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.

Double Seventh Day — How to Celebrate China's Valentine’s Day
Double Seventh Day — How to Celebrate China's Valentine’s Day

A picture about the legend of Niulang and his wife Zhinü. The Double Seventh Festival (Qixi Festival) is one of Chinese traditional festivals, and ...

Aug. 20, 2015
to Aug. 20, 2015
Hungry Ghost Festival
Hungry Ghost Festival

People are worshiping ancestors. Like people all over the world, the Chinese have special customs regarding dead people and their ghosts that are thousands ...

Aug. 10, 2014
to Aug. 10, 2014
Hong Kong Shopping Festival
Hong Kong Shopping Festival

Hong Kong is still an attractive place for shopping During the Hong Kong Shopping Festival in July and August each year, the region of Hong Kong puts ...

Jul. 2016
Dong Ethnic People Bull Fighting Festival
Dong Ethnic People Bull Fighting Festival

Many of the 70 Dong villages in the Miao & Dong Autonomous Prefecture in southeastern Guizhou hold bullfight competitions in late January or early ...

Aug. 2015
Guangzhou Lotus Flower Festival
Guangzhou Lotus Flower Festival

Tourists looking to experience the beauty of nature should not miss the Lotus Flower Festival, which is celebrated each August at Lotus Blossom Hill ...

Jun. 2015
Ziyuan Water Lantern and Song Festival
Ziyuan Water Lantern and Song Festival

Ziyuan Water Lantern and Song Festival is one of the popular festivals for a local day tour. It is held in Ziyuan County ...

Aug. 07, 2015
to Aug. 09, 2015
The Naxi Torch Festival
The Naxi Torch Festival

The minority peoples of Sichuan and Yunnan provinces bring new meaning to the old song lyrics, "there'll be a hot time in the old town tonight," as ...

Aug. 08, 2015
to Aug. 10, 2015
China Sichuan Emei International Wushu Festival
China Sichuan Emei International Wushu Festival

The festival is held Mt Emei and Leshan Grand Buddha scenic area, which is believed to be the cradle of Emei Wushu. China Sichuan Emei International ...

Aug. 2015
Litang Horse Racing Festival
Litang Horse Racing Festival

The Litang Horse Racing Festival is a traditional festival that was held August 1 every year in high-elevation Litang County in eastern Sichuan Province. ...

Aug. 2015
Ziyuan Traditional Ethnic River Lantern Song Festival
Ziyuan Traditional Ethnic River Lantern Song Festival

Themed as "River Lanterns Sending Best Wishes and Mountain Songs Expressing Harmony" and held by the shore of Zijiang River, the Ziyuan Traditional ...

Aug. 28, 2015
to Aug. 28, 2015