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.
|24 Festivals In Total||Date||Location|
| Double Seventh Festival|
The Qixi Festival, also known as the Double Seventh Day or Chinese Valentine's Day. It falls on the seventh day of the seventh lunar month. It is also ...
|Aug. 02, 2014|
to Aug. 02, 2014
| 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
| Beijing International Beer Festival|
The festival aims at offering an opportunity for people to enjoy the fun of drinking beer and carnivals like the Munich Oktoberfest, so the organizers ...
| Xindu Lotus Festival|
Gui Lake in Chengdu has a long history of lotus flower cultivation and is one of the top ten lotus appreciation sites in China. Located near the ...
|Jun. 01, 2014|
to Aug. 01, 2014
| Chengdu International Automobile Fair|
After more than 15 years of development, Chengdu International Automobile Fair has stood out from many automobile fairs in China as one of four first-class ...
|Aug. 29, 2014|
to Sep. 07, 2014
| The Ongkor Festival|
People are celebrating the Ongkor Festival The Ongkor Festival or Bumper Harvest Festival, as it is also known, takes place in late summer when crops ...
|Aug. 26, 2014|
to Sep. 25, 2014
| Ganden Thangka Festival|
The Ganden Thangka Festival is an important festival at the old Ganden Monastery that was the leading monastery of the Geluk tradition of Tibet. ...
|Aug. 10, 2014|
to Aug. 15, 2014
| Tibet Shoton Festival|
The Shoton Festival is one of the most popular traditional festivals in Tibet. It celebrates eating yogurt, the Tibetan monks who end their season ...
|Aug. 25, 2014|
to Aug. 30, 2014
| 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 ...
| South China Book Festival|
South China Book Festival, a cultural feast for book-lovers, is a teenager-oriented exhibition to foster people's reading habits in daily life. It's ...
|Aug. 16, 2014|
to Aug. 22, 2014
| 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. 08, 2014|
to Aug. 09, 2014
| Zhuanshan Festival|
Also known as Worshiping Mountain Festival, Zhuanshan Festival is held by Mosuo people living near the Hulu Lake of Lijiang on the 25th day of the 7th ...
|Aug. 20, 2014|
to Aug. 20, 2014
| Confucius Tourist Festival for Study|
Confucius Tourist Festival for Study is held every year between July and August in Qufu city, Shangdong Province. The festival is the first festival ...
|Jul. 01, 2014|
to Aug. 01, 2014
| Qingdao International Beer Festival|
People are celebrating Qingdao International Beer Festival. Co-sponsored by relevant state ministries/commissions and the People's Government of Qingdao ...
|Aug. 09, 2014|
to Aug. 24, 2014
| Dalian Beer Festival|
Dalian Beer Festival's opening ceremony will start at 7.30 pm on July 28th at Huabiao center stage, Xinghai Square, and will last 30 minutes. Activities ...
|Jul. 24, 2014|
to Aug. 04, 2014
| Xinjiang Grape Festival|
The grape harvest on Xinjiang Grape Festival Grape cultivation in the world-famous city of Turpan dates back to more than 2,000 years ago. Of the 100-odd ...
|Aug. 20, 2013|
to Aug. 20, 2013
| Xichang Torch Festival|
The Torch Festival falls between 24th day to the 26 day of the sixth lunar month. It is a shared traditional festival of the Yi, Naxi, and Bai peoples ...
|Jul. 31, 2013|
to Aug. 30, 2013
| Qinghai Lake International Cycling Race|
Qinghai Lake International Cycling Race is held at a high elevation of 3600 to 5000 meters above sea level. The height imposes a great challenge, even ...
| Naadam Grassland Festival Celebrates Centuries of Tradition|
The Naadam Grassland Festival is the premier summer event in Inner Mongolia, showcasing the skills and athletic prowess of the Mongol ethnic people. ...
|Jul. 15, 2014|
to Aug. 30, 2014
| 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 ...
| 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. ...
| Guilin Guanyang Qianjiadong Pear and Plum Festival|
Guanyang Qianjiadong Pear and Plum Festival is held in Baizhuping New Village on the 6th of the sixth Chinese lunar month each year, during which time ...
|Jul. 16, 2015|
to Aug. 13, 2015
| Xing’an Grape Festival &and Guilin Rice Noodle Festival|
Themed as "Walking into the Beautiful Xing'an and Enjoying Grapes and a Rice Noodle Feast', Xing'an Grape Festival and Guilin Rice Noodle Festival ...
|Aug. 18, 2015|
to Aug. 31, 2015
| 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