Chinese New Year Wuzhen’s Spring Festival
Activity time: From New Year's Eve to the Lunar 6th Day, for about 7 days
Events: Making rice cake, sun-baked meat, preparing for the New Year, writing Spring Festival couplet...Wuzhen in winter is filled with traditional Spring Festival atmosphere. Together with the aborigines, people enjoy the reunion dinner, worship the New Year’s Bodhisattva, see the lion dance, and bless happy New Year on the boats. Tourists get together, surrounded by a rectangular table lined up in the old street, in the hot air of the copper hot pot, drinking three white wine, eating big lamb...A toast will make you feel the atmosphere of Wuzhen's New Year.
Valentine's Day meet love in Wuzhen
Activity time: 14th February
Event: on the 14th February, the ancient Wuzhen is full of romantic love stories. In the special day, lovers have a date in Wuzhen, walking in the time of love side by side, looking at the morning fog at the Lifengyuan Bridge, hearing the whispering in the evening, and staying at the 12 Constellations Hotel rooms. That let the affection extend indefinitely and the time of love solidify.
Beauty Festival woman's holiday
Activity time: around March 8 for a week
Event: Early spring is still with some cold. In such a season, you will fell a moderate weather, not cold or dry. Wuzhen in the early spring of March is a gentle township for women. They take a tour and make a set of health spas, listen to the senior teachers to talk about the women's theme salon in the afternoon, and enjoy the special shopping activities in the women's day... In the name of the festival, taking a bag and using a kind of enjoyment gesture to have a woman's holiday!
Incense Fair Festival Jiangnan Water Town Carnival
Activity time: about 4th to 20th April (Qingming Solar Term to Guyu Solar Term)
Event: The silkworm sanctuary is solemn, and the folk activities are lively and extraordinary; the white boats are fighting on the water, and Silkworm boat performances are thrilling and exciting... The sound of bands is everywhere. Every year, the silkworm city of Wuzhen is a scene of peace and prosperity. You will forget the troubles of big cities if put yourselves into it, and just have the sericulture harvest in the pastoral life...Mao Dun described it as “the carnival in rural China.”
Dragon Boat Festival Rice Dumpling with Feeling in jiangnan
Activity time: the fifth day of the fifth lunar month, last for 1-3 days
Event: Wuzhen’s Dragon Boat Festival is traditional and lively. It continues the ancient customs of hanging wormwood, transplanting calamus, making rice dumplings and lighting up realgar. Together with the landlords of the guesthouse, people will make rice dumplings and chat with the family. Children will take colorful ropes with the Wuzhen people's blessings in the hands to celebrate a Jiangnan Dragon Boat Festival.
Wuzhen Folk Children's Festival Play the game that Grandpa played when he was a child
Activity time: from late June to late August for about 60 days
Highlights: rolling hoops, hopscotch, kicking scorpions, spinning tops...and other classic traditional games seem to a story of Grandpa. Every June, Wuzhen Xishi Riverside will gather thousands of children - parents will spend a day with children to learn traditional crafts, experience Jiangnan farming feel the charm of intangible cultural heritage and relive the happiness of generations!
Double-Seventh Day Tanabata Romantic Night
Activity time: seventh day of the seventh lunar month, 1-3 days
Event: When the moon hangs behind the willows, young people will go out on dates under tithe light boats are rafting in the river and under the bridge. Sit on the time shuttle to hold a water town wedding. When picking up her veil or smiling at him, you will embrace your unique and exclusive love. Ripples can make you enjoy your most memorable dinner time. Even if you are single, you still belong to Tanabata Day on which you can worship the Zhinv, pass a thread through the eye of a needle, cut paper or make a flower rope... In the day of love, you can pray for the ingenuity and for a good marriage.
Mid-Autumn Festival Moon at Full Phase in Jiangnan
Activity time: Lunar August 15th, Mid-Autumn Festival for 1-3 days
Event: Bridge is surrounded by bright moonlight. It is an ancient festival on the Millennium Canal. It is a banquet with friends and relatives. The Wuzhen’s water pavilion, which stretches for a few miles, is like a dreamy moonlit night. In Wuzhen, you can enjoy the moon, the poetic Jiangnan Mid-Autumn Festival, and the relaxing reunion time.
Christmas Christmas Eve in the Ancient Town
Activity time: December 24th - December 25th,for 1-3 days
Event: white winter snow, colorful Christmas tree, kind Santa Claus... You can also feel the Christmas atmosphere in Wuzhen. Take your dear lover to enjoy a candlelight dinner at the Ripples Bar, and invite friends and family to enjoy a Western buffet at the old town hotel. With blessings gathered in the town, you can find a happy place, enjoy a carnival, feel the unusual atmosphere of romantic waters, and give yourself chic winter memories!
Taihu Sheep Culture and Tourism Food Festival
Activity time: December to next January, around 45 days
Event: This is a traditional tourism festival that celebrates the food and culture. Taste the rich Taihu sheep cuisine, explore the culture of the Taihu sheep that has been passed down for thousands of years, and wear the lake wool leather products against the winter cold. With animation stars, you travel the town in childishness. In the winter, you take the health express in the name of a sheep and go to a journey of Taihu sheep culture!
Wuzhen Theatre Festival
Activity time: from late October to early November for about 11 days
Event: Whether you are an unexpected visitor, a famous drama lover, or a dream catcher who is full of fun in life... Wuzhen Theatre Festival is enough to satisfy all your expectations. Here, you will enjoy world-class boutique repertoire and original works by young drama people, feel the blending and colliding of Chinese and Western cultures and the passion and dreams of young people in the drama; the wonderful and colorful carnival will let you release your happiness and freedom.Keyword:festival