Chengdu has quite a variety of festivals and events spread throughout
the year. Chengdu festivals and events range from the commercial,
like the building materials and automobile events, to the scenic (e.g.
Chengdu International Peach Blossom Festival), to the culinary (e.g.
Chengdu Bakery Exhibition), to the traditional (e.g. Chengdu Lantern
Chengdu has quite a variety of festivals and events spread throughout the year. Almost any Chengdu tour could be enhanced with an event or a festival with a little careful planning.
Chengdu blossoms in the spring with the annual Chengdu International Peach Blossom Festival. Peach trees number more than 17 million, making Chengdu one of the biggest peach-growing regions in Ch... Read more
Chengdu Flower Fair with a history of more than 1000 yeas started in Tang Dynasty and Song Dynasty. At present, it is held in the Feb. 15 in Qingyang Palace, outside the western gate of Chengdu. Dur... Read more
Travelers with green thumbs or who just enjoy looking at beautiful flowers should head to the Tianpeng Peony Fair if they’re visiting southwest China in the spring.
The peony is a favored flowe... Read more
Dragon Boat Race is one of the traditional customs for the south people of China on the fifth day of the fifth lunar month of Chinese calendar. Chinese call this day as Duan-Wu Festival (Dragon Boat... Read more
Every year in March, the largest scale tulip festival in all of Asia is held in Shixiang Lake Sightseeing Area. Covering an area of 7,000 square meters, the Shixiang Lake Tulip Festival attracts ... Read more
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 Panda Research Center, Chengdu is a beautiful stopo... Read more
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 automobile fairs. In 2009, the 12th Chen... Read more
China Electronics Fair (CEF), organized by China Electronic Appliance Corporation (CEAC), is held annually in three different areas (southern, western and eastern) of China. The first one this yea... Read more
The Lantern Festival officially ends the Lunar New Year celebration in China. While the Lantern Festival is held throughout the country, one of the most popular celebrations takes place in Chengd... Read more