Several of Hangzhou’s festivals and events are centered around West Lake, like the International Tourism Festival, Fireworks Festival, Osmanthus Festival, the Mid-Autumn Festival Evening Party and West Lake Expo.
There is also the Tidal Bore Festival in September, when visitors come to see the world’s largest tidal wave.
It has been the tradition for people living by the mouth of the Qiantang River to celebrate the Mid-Autumn Festival by eating moon cake and watching the tide. The natural wonder has become a popular... Read more
Drawing (pun not intended) the most famous names in the cartoon industry, the International Cartoon and Animation Festival, held in Hangzhou since 2005, runs for several days. Included in the pas... Read more