Dongguan Lingnan Arts Festival (In January)

Dongguan Lingnan Arts Festival is a bi-annual event aimed to promote Lingnan culture. The activites include drawing competitions from well known masters, arts exhibitions, and seminars.

Dongkeng Workers Festival (On the second day of the second lunar month)

This is a local festival that originated in the late Ming Dynasty and early Qing Dynasty. Legend tells of a rich family named Lu in Tangchun Village who wanted to begin farming before the Qing Ming Fe......

Machong Guanyin Festival (On the nineteenth day of the second lunar month)

Mayong has a long history and many traditional folk events which include the Guanyin Festival. Every year on Guanyin’s birthday, the locals would pray in the Guanyin temple and eat vegetarian food, p......

Qingxi Flower Festival (In April)

This month-long festival includes many activities such as planting Aquilaria Sinensis (Guan Xiang), photography contests, eating and mountain-climbing. There is also Qilin Dance during the month to we......

Tea Tea Garden Festival (In April)

The Tea Garden Festival held in Chashan, where Nanshe town, a renowned historical and cultural village in China and is a National Cultural Heritage Conservation Unit, is situated. The Tea Garden Festi......

Qiaotou Lotus Art Festival (In June)

Qiaotou has a long history of planting lotus with more than 1,000 acres of lotus ponds in the Ming Dynasty. Today, there is a lotus scenic area centered on a 300 acre pond which has become a famous to......

Qishi Qiufeng Culture Festival (In August)

Qishi holds the Qiufeng Festival every year with the Huangdaxian Festival, with various cultural events which present the town’s temple culture, local cuisines and many other activities appealing to t......

Machong “Scent of Four Seasons” Cultural Art Festival (In September)

The “Scent of Four Seasons” Festival holds a series of activities and presents many works of art that are close to the people and their daily lives. It shows the combination of mass culture and local ......