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China Festivals in June

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.

Father's Day in China
Father's Day in China

In Mainland China, Father's Day (the third Sunday in June) is almost unknown. It isn't a public holiday, but expats in China might celebrate it. Perhaps ...

Jun. 17, 2018 to Jun. 17, 2018
Summer Solstice (xià zhì夏至) — the Longest Day
Summer Solstice (xià zhì夏至) — the Longest Day

Solar terms are a Chinese conception of the seasons and a product of the tireless exploration of the natural sciences by Chinese people's ancestors. 'Summer ...

Jul. 18, 2018 to Jun. 21, 2014
The Thangka Unveiling at Tashilhunpo in 2018
The Thangka Unveiling at Tashilhunpo in 2018

As the political, economic, and cultural center of the Tibetan religion, there are many religious festivals held in Lhasa. The Thangka Unveiling at Tashilhunpo Monastery is one of them. It is a Thangka worship festival where huge Thangkas (Buddhist tapestries) are displayed.

Jun. 28, 2018 to Jun. 30, 2018
Zamling Chisang (Samye Dhoede) in 2018
Zamling Chisang (Samye Dhoede) in 2018

Zamling Chisang is a festival that celebrates the founding of Samye Monastery and the achievements of Guru Rinpoche. It falls on the fifteenth day of the fifth month of the Tibetan calendar. It is a traditional festival with strong Tibet characteristics.

Jun. 28, 2018 to Jun. 28, 2018
The Hong Kong “Tuen Ng” Dragon Boat Festival 2019
The Hong Kong “Tuen Ng” Dragon Boat Festival 2019

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. 2019 update.

Jun. 2018
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 ...

Jun. 06, 2018 to Jun. 08, 2018
Dragon Boat Racing in Fenghuang Ancient Town
Dragon Boat Racing in Fenghuang Ancient Town

Video about "Dragon Boat Festival" watch more videos » Dragon boat racing is a traditional annual activity in Fenghuang Ancient Town, held during the ...

Jun. 16, 2018 to Jun. 18, 2018
Xinjin Dragon Boat Race
Xinjin Dragon Boat Race

Video about "Dragon Boat Festival" watch more videos » Xinjin is an ideal place for holding the Dragon Boat Festival due to its wide river, ...

Jun. 16, 2018 to Jun. 18, 2018
Hangzhou Dragon Boat Festival 2018
Hangzhou Dragon Boat Festival 2018

Video about "Dragon Boat Festival" watch more videos » Hangzhou Xixi International Dragon Boat Race is held annually on Dragon Boat Festival (18 ...

Jun. 2018
The Dragon Canoe Festival of the Miao Ethnic People
The Dragon Canoe Festival of the Miao Ethnic People

Dragon Canoe Festival is one of the four important traditional festivals of the Miao people. Large-scale traditional activities are held during the festival, including dragon boat races, canoe races, and post-race events.

Jun. 27, 2019 to Jun. 27, 2019
Shangri-la Horse Race Festival
Shangri-la Horse Race Festival

As a legal holiday and the most ceremonious traditional folk festival for the ethnic people living in Diqing, Shangri-la Horse Race Festival is held ...

Jun. 16, 2018 to Jun. 18, 2018