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China Festivals in May

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.

Luoyang Peony Fair
Luoyang Peony Fair

Luoyang Peony Festival is very popular among Chinese tourists and peony enthusiasts the world over. Each year from mid-April to mid-May, the peonies ...

Apr. 10, 2016 to May. 10, 2016
Mother's Day in China
Mother's Day in China

Mother's Day in China falls on the second day of the fourth month of the lunar calendar every year, but it is generally celebrated on the second Sunday ...

May. 10, 2015 to May. 10, 2015
Top 4 Romantic Legends about Chinese Valentine’s Day
Top 4 Romantic Legends about Chinese Valentine’s Day

Chinese Valentine's Day is a traditional festival to express peoples' love for each other. In China, there are many touching love stories that have ...

May. 21, 2014 to May. 21, 2014
Huangyaguan Great Wall Marathon
Huangyaguan Great Wall Marathon

There is a Mao Zedong saying, “One who fails to reach the Great Wall is no hero.” So the one who runs a marathon on the Great Wall is … a superhero?!! The course of the Huangyaguan Great Wall Marathon is difficult, and exciting. The date is the third Saturday of May each year.

May. 21, 2016 to May. 21, 2016
The Hong Kong “Tuen Ng” Dragon Boat Festival
The Hong Kong “Tuen Ng” Dragon Boat Festival

Tuen ng means ‘dragon boat’ in Cantonese. The annual Hong Kong Tuen Ng Festival is one of the world’s largest dragon boat race events. Different dragon boat activities are held during the festival. It is a unique chance for tourists to experience local customs.

May. 30, 2017 to Jun. 04, 2017
Worship Gathering In The Three Temples
Worship Gathering In The Three Temples

This activity is called Guanshanglan in the Bai language. It is a carnival for the Bai people in Dali to entertain themselves during the slack season ...

May. 29, 2016 to May. 31, 2016
Hangzhou Dragon Boat Festival 2017
Hangzhou Dragon Boat Festival 2017

Video about "Dragon Boat Festival" watch more videos » Hangzhou Xixi International Dragon Boat Race is held annually on Dragon Boat Festival (30 May, ...

May. 2017
The Shanghai International Music Festival
The Shanghai International Music Festival

Founded in 2001, the Shanghai International Music Festival is a combination of the Shanghai International Radio Music Festival and the Shanghai Spring International Music Festival, packed with various kinds of music.

Apr. 28, 2017 to May. 18, 2017