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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.

Qingdao International Beer Festival
Qingdao International Beer Festival

Co-sponsored by relevant state ministries/commissions and the People's Government of Qingdao City, Qingdao International Beer Festival was started in ...

Aug. 14, 2016 to Aug. 29, 2016
Double Seventh Day — How to Celebrate China's Valentine’s Day
Double Seventh Day — How to Celebrate China's Valentine’s Day

A picture of the Double Seventh legend The Double Seventh Festival (Qixi Festival) is one of Chinese traditional festivals, and also known as ...

Aug. 09, 2016 to Aug. 09, 2016
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. 17, 2016 to Aug. 17, 2016
Nagqu Horse Racing Festival
Nagqu Horse Racing Festival

Nagqu Horse Racing Festival The Nagqu Horse Racing Festival is the grandest annual event in westhern China's Nagqu Prefecture, the largest prefecture ...

Aug. 01, 2016 to Aug. 01, 2016
Mountain Worship Festival
Mountain Worship 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. 27, 2016 to Aug. 27, 2016
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. 01, 2016 to Aug. 15, 2016
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. 15, 2016 to Aug. 16, 2016