The variety of festivals held in Shanghai each year is like the complicated features of the city itself. Old
Shanghai and traditional Chinese culture are kept beneath the modern and
impressive rises of the city. Traditional festivals are celebrated,
along with introduced festivals such as Christmas Day.
China Highlights has listed below the most famous festivals in
Shanghai. Check this page to see if your travel dates coincide with a
festival. If you want to experience one of these festivals, contact us or let us customize a tour for you that combine one of the festivals with the best of Shanghai.
F1 is the abbreviation for Formula 1. In China, it is called the Class One Formula Race. The cars, which are made according to the same formula, are called Formula race. Among those clas... Read more
As one of the most significant international festivals in the Asian TV industry, Shanghai TV Festival (上海电视节) has perfectly combined awards, the program market and forums into one platform. In rec... Read more
As the largest jewelry consumption market of China, Shanghai plays a very important role in China’s jewelry industry. Shanghai International Jewelry Exhibition is a platform for jewelers as well as ... Read more
Although Christmas is not a public holiday in China, it has become more and more popular, especially in large cities like Beijing and Shanghai. For most people, they celebrate Christmas without much... Read more
To mark the highlights of Shanghai World Expo 2010 and recall people’s memories of the Expo, Commemoration Exhibition of Expo 2010 Shanghai China will display the world’s latest inventions and ... Read more
Time: Oct. 31-Nov. 4
Venue: Sheshan International Golf Club, Shanghai, China. (2013) (中国上海佘山国际高尔夫球俱乐部)
How to get there: With a valid ticket on hand, you can get a free bus from Qinghu Station... Read more
Time: The Shanghai ATP 1000, also named the Shanghai Rolex Masters, first took place in 2009, and is held annually in the middle of October. It is currently the eighth match of the ATP World Tour ... Read more
Introduction: Shanghai Osmanthus Festival is an annual fstival that started in 1991. During the festvial, you can taste different kinds of delicious food with osmanthus in it, you can appreciate ... Read more
Shanghai Longhua Temple Fair is the largest traditional temple fair in Shanghai. It has a long history, and is held ceremoniously on the 3rd day of the 3rd month of Chinese calendar. It has no... Read more
In order to strengthen Shanghai citizens’ health and evoke their enthusiasm for sports, Shanghai government organizes the festival every year to offer a platform for people to take part in various s... Read more
Shanghai Tourism Festival is an important tourist festival that is promoted as the people's festival and has the phrase "entering happiness and pleasure" as its theme. It is sponsored by the... Read more
Location: Shanghai, Nanhui District
Since 1991, Shanghai has had a peach blossom festival during March and April in the big Nanhui District. This festival combines enjoying the peach trees with ... Read more
Shanghai Art Fair, Asia's celebrated art exchange, with the largest scale, longest history and highest internationalization, is grandly held from November 14 to 17 in Shanghai MART (上海世贸商城). It p... Read more
The classical performance on Shanghai International Arts Festival, one of the top festivals for foreign cultural exchange
With the aim of "absorbing excellent world culture, carrying forward Chi... Read more
The Shanghai International Music Festival was founded in 2001 as a way to celebrate music in all of its forms in China's largest city. It was created when the Shanghai International Radio Music F... Read more
Organized by Shanghai government, the aim of the festival is to show the distinctive beauty of different kinds of flowers, which play an important role in citizens’ daily life, and the whole cit... Read more
Venue: Shanghai New International Expo Center (2345 Longyang Road, New Pudong District)
Introduction: It’s a trade platform for domestic and overseas clothing manufactures to exhibit their newe... Read more
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