Festivals are the part of culture. Like other nations in the world, China people also celebrates different events and festivals. If you are looking for the events and festivals calendar of China, here you can go. We have arranged all the event and festival list according to the date. Let's enjoy
List of Festivals in China
|Holiday Name||Date||Type||Day Remains|
|New Year's Day||Jan 01||Holiday||0 minutes|
|World Braille Day||Jan 04||Observance||0 minutes|
|International Programmers' Day||Jan 07||Observance||0 minutes|
|World Religion Day||Jan 17||Observance||0 minutes|
|International Customs Day||Jan 26||Observance||0 minutes|
|Tu Bishvat/Tu B'Shevat||Jan 28||Observance||0 minutes|
|World Leprosy Day||Jan 31||Observance||0 minutes|
|World Wetlands Day||Feb 02||Observance||0 minutes|
|World Day of the Sick||Feb 11||Observance||0 minutes|
|Spring Festival Eve||Feb 11||Observance||0 minutes|
|Chinese New Year||Feb 12||Holiday||0 minutes|
|Spring Festival Golden Week starting day||Feb 13||Holiday||0 minutes|
|Valentine's Day||Feb 14||Observance||0 minutes|
|Lantern Festival||Feb 26||Observance||0 minutes|
|Self-Injury Awareness Day||Mar 01||Observance||0 minutes|
|International Women's Day||Mar 08||Observance||0 minutes|
|World Kidney Day||Mar 11||Observance||0 minutes|
|Zhonghe Festival||Mar 14||Observance||0 minutes|
|March Equinox/ Vernal Equinox Day||Mar 20||Observance||0 minutes|
|Earth Hour||Mar 27||Observance||0 minutes|
|April Fool's Day||Apr 01||Observance||0 minutes|
|Qing Ming Jie festival/Tomb Sweeping Day||Apr 03||Holiday||0 minutes|
|International Day for Monuments and Sites||Apr 18||Observance||0 minutes|
|Labour Day||May 01||Observance||0 minutes|
|International Workers' Day/May Day||May 01||Holiday||0 minutes|
|Youth Day (China)||May 04||Holiday||0 minutes|
|World Ovarian Cancer Day||May 08||Observance||0 minutes|
|Mother's Day||May 09||Observance||0 minutes|
|International Nurses Day||May 12||Observance||0 minutes|
|World Autoimmune day||May 20||Observance||0 minutes|
|African Liberation Day||May 25||Observance||0 minutes|
|Children's Day||Jun 01||Holiday||0 minutes|
|International Parents' Day||Jun 01||Observance||0 minutes|
|Dragon Boat Festival||Jun 14||Holiday||0 minutes|
|Father's Day||Jun 20||Observance||0 minutes|
|CPC Founding Day||Jul 01||Observance||0 minutes|
|Maritime Day China||Jul 11||Observance||0 minutes|
|International Friendship Day||Jul 30||Observance||0 minutes|
|China Army Day||Aug 01||Holiday||0 minutes|
|Friday the 13th||Aug 13||Observance||0 minutes|
|Chinese Valentine's Day/Qixi Festival||Aug 14||Observance||0 minutes|
|Spirit/Ghost Festival in China||Aug 22||Observance||0 minutes|
|International Overdose Awareness Day||Aug 31||Observance||0 minutes|
|World Sexual Health Day||Sep 04||Observance||0 minutes|
|Teachers' Day in China||Sep 10||Observance||0 minutes|
|Still's Disease Awareness Day||Sep 17||Observance||0 minutes|
|China Mid-Autumn Festival||Sep 21||Holiday||0 minutes|
|International Celebrate Bisexuality Day||Sep 23||Observance||0 minutes|
|World Heart Day||Sep 29||Observance||0 minutes|
|World Vegetarian Day||Oct 01||Observance||0 minutes|
|China National Day||Oct 01||Holiday||0 minutes|
|China National Day Golden Week||Oct 02||Holiday||0 minutes|
|World Teacher's Day||Oct 05||Observance||0 minutes|
|World Cerebral Palsy Day||Oct 06||Observance||0 minutes|
|World Sight Day||Oct 14||Observance||0 minutes|
|Double Ninth/Chongyang Festival||Oct 14||Observance||0 minutes|
|World Stroke Day||Oct 29||Observance||1 week, 6 days|
|World Vegan Day||Nov 01||Observance||2 weeks, 2 days|
|Journalists' Day in China||Nov 08||Observance||3 weeks, 2 days|
|World Pneumonia Day||Nov 12||Observance||3 weeks, 6 days|
|World Prematurity Day||Nov 17||Observance||1 month|
|International Men's Day||Nov 19||Observance||1 month|
|World AIDS Day||Dec 01||Observance||1 month, 2 weeks|
|Day off for Christmas Day||Dec 24||Observance||2 months, 1 week|
|Christmas Day||Dec 25||Observance||2 months, 1 week|
|Boxing Day / Proclamation Day/St. Stephen's Day/Wren Day||Dec 26||Holiday||2 months, 1 week|
- International Programmers' Day usually held on 7th January or 12th or 13th September every year.
- World Religion Day celebrates on the third Sunday of January.
- Tu Bishvat/Tu B'Shevat is celebrated by the Jewish occurring on the 15th day of the Hebrew month of Shevat
- World Leprosy Day celebrates on the last Sunday of January.
- Spring Festival Eve is a seasonal festival. It usually celebrates at the beginning of the spring season. The date of celebration varies.
- Chinese New Year is not a public holiday in the USA, UK, Australia & Canada. In other countries, it is a public holiday. The day follows the Lunar calendar which is different from the Gregorian calendar so the date varies every year.
- Spring Festival Golden Week stays for a week. Every year it starts with celebrating Spring Festival Eve.
- Lantern Festival is celebrated on the 15th day of the first month of the Chinese calendar.
- World Kidney Day celebrates on the second Thursday of March.
- Zhonghe Festival celebrates on the first day of the second month of the Chinese calendar. It is an official holiday in Tang and Song Dynasties.
- March Equinox is the day when the duration of night & day are nearly equal.
- Earth Hour usually celebrates on the last Saturday of March.
- Qing Ming Jie festival/Tomb Sweeping Day is a traditional Chinese festival. It celebrates on the 15th day after Spring Equinox.
- Youth Day is a half-day holiday in China.
- Mother's Day mainly occurs on the second Sunday of the month of May.
- Dragon Boat Festival occurs on the fifth day of the fifth month according to the Chinese lunisolar calendar. According to this date in 2021 it celebrates on 14th June
- Mainly Father's Day celebrates on the third Sunday of June. On this sequence this year it is on 20th June.
- International Friendship Day worldwide celebrates on July 30. In many countries, people celebrate on the first Sunday of August.
- Chinese Valentine's Day/Qixi Festival celebrates on the 7th day of the 7th month of the Chinese calendar.
- According to the Chinese lunisolar calendar, Spirit Festival celebrates normally on the 15th night of the seventh month.
- Mid-Autumn Festival celebrates according to the Chinese lunisolar calendar so the date varies every year.
- After celebrating China National Day, the China National Day Golden Week holiday starts. It stays for a week. The whole week is observed as a public holiday.
- World Sight Day celebrates on the second Thursday of the month of October.
- Double Ninth/Chongyang Festival celebrates on the ninth day of the ninth month of the Chinese calendar.
- It is the eve of Christmas day
- Christmas Day is observed throughout the world among the Christian Community