• The Spring Festival falls on the 1st day of the 1st lunar month and is the most important festival for the Chinese people and is when all family members get together, just like Christmas in the West.

    Spring Festival

  • The Lantern Festival falls on the 15th day of the 1st lunar month. This day's important activity is watching lanterns.

    Lantern Festival

  • The Qingming (Pure Brightness) Festival is one of the 24 seasonal division points in China, falling on April 4-6 each year. The Qingming Festival sees a combination of sadness and happiness.

    Qingming Festival

  • The Dragon Boat Festival, the 5th day of the 5th lunar month, has had a history of more than 2,000 years. Dragon boat racing is an indispensable part of the festival, held all over the country.

    Dragon Boat Festival

  • The Double Seventh Festival, on the 7th day of the 7th lunar month, is a traditional festival full of romance.

    Double Seventh Festival

  • The Mid-Autumn Festival falls on the 15th day of the 8th lunar month. People enjoy the full moon and eat moon cakes on that day.

    Mid-Autumn Festival

  • The 9th day of the 9th lunar month is the traditional Chongyang Festival, or Double Ninth Festival. The Double Ninth Festival is also called 'Height Ascending Festival'.

    Double Ninth Festival

中文版 Chinese