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FESTIVALS & ACTIVITIES
節日和活動

S ee all that is China. Experience the festivities and activities from the Ice & Snow Sculpture Festival to the Festival of Lanterns. For the avid auto fans, there are the Beijing and Shanghai International Automobile Exhibition. Interest in motion pictures? See the Shanghai International Film Festival. See below for more events to match your interests. Read More Below.

CHINA GOLDEN ROOSTER & HUNDRED FLOWERS FILM FESTIVAL

C hina Golden Rooster & Hundred Flowers Film Festival is jointly held by China Film Association and China Federation of Literary and Art Circles once a year which lasts for 4 days. The festival is held in various cities in turn. China Golden Rooster & Hundred Flowers Film Festival is the most professional…Read More.

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HARBIN INTERNATIONAL ICE AND SNOW SCULPTURE FESTIVAL

T he Harbin International Ice and Snow Sculpture Festival, which lasts a month, is the first international festival to focus on ice and snow related activities in Chinese history. This festival is listed among the world’s top 4 ice and snow festivals together with the Sapporo Snow Festival of Japan…Read More.

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SPRING FESTIVAL TEMPLE FAIR

Spring Festival is the most characteristic traditional festival in China. Chinese have celebrated the Spring Festival for over 4000 years. There are many sayings about the origin of the Spring Festival. However, it is widely believed that people began to celebrate the Spring Festival in Yu Shun Period. Read More.

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FESTIVAL OF LANTERNS

Festival of Lanterns, held on the 15th day of the first month by the lunar calendar, also named Lantern Festival and Spring Lantern festival, is a traditional festival of Chinese nationality in China. The first month by the lunar calendar is January of lunar year. Read More.

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SACRIFICE OFFERING CEREMONY AT THE YELLOW EMPEROR’S HOMETOWN

T he Sacrifice Offering Ceremony at the Yellow Emperor’s Hometown is a ceremony conducted in commemoration of the Yellow Emperor at a location (in present-day Xinzheng City, a city that falls within the jurisdiction of Zhengzhou city…Read More.

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YANGZHOU CHINA -FLOWERY MARCH-INTERNATIONAL ECONOMY, TRADE AND TOURISM FESTIVAL

China Yangzhou Flowery March” is a festival held to promote international trade and tourism in Yangzhou City, China, in March, when the city becomes flowery everywhere. Read More.

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WEIFANG INTERNATIONAL KITE FESTIVAL

W eifang is the birthplace of kites. Kite gatherings were held as early as 1930s. Weifang kites revived with vigor after liberation, especially since China introduced its reform and opening-up policy. Weifang kites were invited to participate in many domestic and overseas…Read More.

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SHANGHAI INTERNATIONAL AUTOMOBILE INDUSTRY EXHIBITION-INTERNATIONAL A-CLASS AUTOMOBILE EXHIBITION

Founded in 1985, Shanghai International Automobile Industry Exhibition is the earliest professional international automobile exhibition in China, and the largest automobile exhibition in Asia. Read More.

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BEIJING MIDI FESTIVAL

M idi Festival is the first original music festival created by Beijing Midi School of Music, the cradle of China’s underground rock bands. Through the devolvement of more than 10 years, it has become one of the brightest brands of modern music. Every year, tens of domestic…Read More.

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TOMB-SWEEPING DAY

T omb-sweeping Day, one of 24 solar terms by the lunar calendar, falls between the middle spring and the late spring, to be specific, the 180th day after the Winter Solstice. The term is determined by the lunar calendar according to which there is no leap year. Read More.

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BEIJING INTERNATIONAL AUTOMOTIVE EXHIBITION-INTERNATIONAL A-CLASS AUTOMOBILE EXHIBITION

Since its foundation in 1990, Beijing International Automotive Exhibition, Auto Beijing Show for short, has been already held for 8 times successively. Read More.

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SHANGHAI INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL

F ounded in 1993, Shanghai International Film Festival is the first international film festival in China, which is very important in China. The festival is also the first international A-class film festival approved by the State Council and agreed by FIAPF, sponsored by the State Administration…Read More.

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DRAGON BOAT FESTIVAL

A lso named Duanyang Festival, Wuri Festival, and May Festival, Dragon Boat Festival is on May 5 by the lunar calendar. Originating from China, Dragon Boat Festival was initially the festival that people prayed for removing the disease and preventing the illness. Read More.

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TORCH FESTIVAL

T orch Festival is an old and key festival for torch nationalities including Yi, Bai, Naxi, Jinuo, and Lahu nationalities. With profound folk cultural connotations, it is famous across the world, thus gaining its name “Eastern Carnival”. Read More.

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NADAM FAIR

Nadam” has a long history. According to the Stone of Genghis Khan carved on the stony cliffs, the Nadam Fair can be traced back to the early period of the foundation of Mongol Khanate. As early as A.D.1206, when Genghis Khan was elected as the King of Mongolia…Read More.

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CHINA CHANGCHUN INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL

F ounded in 1992, Changchun International Film Festival (C.I.F.F) is a national festival of international level approved by State Administration of Radio Film and Television of People’s Republic of China. Read More.

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TOUR OF CHINA

T our of China will be the only international bicycle event with national brand nature in China. Tour of China, with great social influence and vast coverage, has attracted great attention from the government and all social circles who offer all-around supports. Read More.

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TOUR OF QINGHAI LAKE INTERNATIONAL CYCLING RACE

T he Tour of Qinghai Lake has been held in Qinghai Province in July and August since 2002. Approved by International Cycling Union, the Tour of Qinghai Lake, which is of 2.HC level, is a top event in Asia and an international…Read More.

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QINGDAO INTERNATIONAL BEER FESTIVAL

S ince its commencement in 1991, Qingdao International Beer Festival has been staged in Qingdao City on the 2nd weekend in August every year. August is the month the city sees as its golden tourist season. Read More.

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JINAN FESTIVAL OF SPRINGS

S ituated in the downtown Jinan, the capital city of Shandong Province, the World’s Best Spring Scenic Area boasts a favorable location and convenient public transportation. It consists of one river (the Moat), one lake (Daming Lake), three springs…Read More.

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CHINA-CHENGDU-INTERNATIONAL FOOD & TOURISM FESTIVAL

W ith the aim of “generating a profound influence on the world, making the city residents enjoy a nice holiday, and holding activities to the benefit of the city’s tourism industry,” the festival endeavors to promote Chengdu’s catering…Read More.

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MID-AUTUMN FESTIVAL

M id-autumn Festival, also named Moon Eve, Autumn Festival, Mid-autumn Day, August Festival, August Meeting, Moon Chasing Day, Moon Day, Moon Sacrifice Day, Girls’ Day, or Union Day, is a traditional cultural festival popular among many nationalities in China…Read More.

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SHANGHAI FIA FORMULA 1 WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP

S hanghai FIA Formula 1 World Championship is the FIA Formula 1 World Championship held in China. The stadium of the event is located in Shanghai International Circuit. From 2004 (entry of FIA Formula 1 World Championship in China) to 2008…Read More.

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DOUBLE NINTH FESTIVAL

D oublet Ninth Festival, also named Autumn Outing, falls on September 9 by the lunar calendar, which is one of the 4 traditional ancestor worship festivals in China. Double Ninth Festival took shape as early as the Warring States Period. Read More.

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SHANGHAI ATP MASTERS 1000

S hanghai ATP Masters 1000, founded in 2009, is held in mid–October every year. It belongs to the ATP Masters 1000, the highest-level in ATP world tour, which is only held in 9 cities throughout the world. Read More.

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BEIJING INTERNATIONAL MARATHON

T he Beijing International Marathon (BIM) is organized by the Chinese Athletics Association (CAA) and approved by China State General Administration of Sports, as well as the Beijing Municipal Government. Read More.

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GUANGZHOU AUTO SHOW

Founded in 2003, China (Guangzhou) International Automobile Exhibition has developed into one of the large international automobile exhibitions in China based on its position of “good taste, internationalization, and comprehensiveness” through the development of several years. ” Read More.

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WINTER SOLSTICE FESTIVAL

N ot only is the winter solstice an important solar term by Chinese lunar calendar, but it is the date on which Chinese people celebrate the Winter Solstice Festival, also known as “Winter Festival”, “Changzhi Festival” and “Yasui”. Read More.

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