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Chinese Festival & Holidays Index

Chinese New Year Index
To learn everything here about Chinese New Year.

Dragon Boat Festival
The Chinese patriot festival.

Chinese Dragon Culture
Chinese consider themselves, the descendants of the dragon.

Chinese Lantern Festival
Lovely lanterns and sweet dumplings.

Lantern Festival
Yuanxiao Festival or the Lantern Festival is a traditional Chinese holiday on the 15th day of the 1st lunar month, fourteen days after Chinese New Year's Day.

Chinese Folk Lantern Festival
Highlights of the San Francisco Lantern Festival.

Chinese Chong Yang Festival
Both the 9th month and the 9th day of the month belong to Yang, and Chong means double, thus it is called Chong Yang.

The Moon Festival
A traditional Chinese holiday.

Qing Ming Festival and Its Origin
Qing Ming falls on April 5th this year. It is both the fifth term in the traditional lunar calendar and a festival to hold memorial ceremony for the dead.

The Chinese Valentine's Day
In Chinese lunar calendar, July 7th is regarded as the Chinese Valentine's Day. There is a beautiful folktale about the origin of this festival.

Water Sprinkling Day
People of the Dai minority celebrate the beginning of their New Year.

Winter Solstice
Ancient Chinese astronomers divided the whole year into 24 solar terms. The Winter Solstice is the 22nd solar term.

Festivals and Holidays
Links about Chinese festival and holidays.

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