Date(s) - 28/05/2017 - 30/05/2017
The Dragon Boat Festival goes by many names in China and across the world.
In Mainland China, the Dragon Boat Festival is referred to as the Duanwu Festival. The Duanwu Festival is celebrated on the fifth day of the fifth month on the lunar calendar. Because of this, the holiday is often called the ‘double fifth’ festival. During this holiday, the people of China celebrate happiness and the memory of Qu Yuan.