Chinese Festivals and Events

China Festivals in October

By Kelly PangUpdated Mar. 18, 2021

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.

Chinese Mid-Autumn Festival
Chinese Mid-Autumn Festival

In 2021, the Mid-Autumn Festival will fall on September 21st (Tuesday). The Mid-Autumn Festival is celebrated ...

Qufu International Confucius Festival
Qufu International Confucius Festival

Performance on Qufu International Confucius FestivalThe Qufu International Confucius Culture Festival is held every year between September 26th and October ...

The Double Ninth Festival
The Double Ninth Festival

The Double Ninth Festival is also named Chongyang Festival. It is held on the 9th day of the 9th month of the Chinese lunar calendar (around mid-October). During the festival, enjoying chrysanthemums and climbing mountains are both popular activities in China.

The Mid-Autumn Festival in Beijing
The Mid-Autumn Festival in Beijing

The Mid-Autumn Festival falls on the 15th day of the 8th month of the Chinese lunar calendar (within about two weeks of September 20). During this festival, various traditional activities are held. Nine popular places in Beijing to celebrate Mid-Autumn are recommended for your reference.

3 Best Places to Celebrate Mid-autumn Festival in Hangzhou
3 Best Places to Celebrate Mid-autumn Festival in Hangzhou

In 2021, the Mid-Autumn Festival will be held on September 21st (Tuesday).At Mid-Autumn it is a ...

Shanghai International Music Fireworks Festival
Shanghai International Music Fireworks Festival

Shanghai International Music Fireworks Festival is held on National Day (October 1) annually in Shanghai Century Park, displaying a gorgeous musical fireworks show Shanghai-style. It brings not only visual, but also audio enjoyment.

The 7 Best Places to Celebrate Mid-Autumn Festival in Shanghai
The 7 Best Places to Celebrate Mid-Autumn Festival in Shanghai

If you happen to be in Shanghai, or are planning to visit Shanghai during Mid-Autumn Festival, you shouldn’t miss these seven places to experience the unique local customs of Shanghai.

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