节日
Festivals

春节(新年)
Chinese New Year

The Hua Xian Chinese Society are the organisers of the Lancaster Chinese New Year Festival - an annual celebration of Chinese culture and platform for artists in the arts, music and theatre.

Read news articles of previous Lancaster Chinese New Year Festival events

Click here to visit the official website of the Lancaster Chinese New Year Festival

Lancaster Chinese New Year Carnival Qilin Performance

端午节
Duan Wu or Dragonboat Festival

Duan Wu Festival, also known as the Dragonboat Festival, is celebrated at the start of Summer and is most popularly marked with dragonboat racing and eating rice dumplings wrapped in bamboo leaves known as 'zongzi'.

Dragonboat Festival Lancaster

中秋节
Mid Autumn or Mooncake Festival

The Mid Autumn Festival is celebrated on the 15th of the eighth month in the traditional Chinese calendar. It is also called the Mooncake Festival due to the popularity of the sweet filled pastries which are shared and eaten as part of the celebrations.

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