The traditional Chinese lunar calendar divides the year into 24 solar terms. The winter solstice (Chinese: 冬至), the 22nd solar term of the year, marks the arrival of the coldest season.
Jiazhi subdistrict in Jiaojiang district, Taizhou, has a tradition of sending the Great Heat boat off on Dashu.
The Spring Festival is one of the grandest events in Taizhou.
The traditional Chinese lunar calendar divides the year into 24 solar terms. Frost's Descent, (Chinese: 霜降), the 18th solar term of the year, begins this year on Oct 23 and ends on Nov 6.
The Children's Festival in Shitang and Ruoshan, two towns in Wenling county, Taizhou city, originated in the county in South Fujian nearly 300 years ago.
The Dragon Boat Festival is a traditional Chinese festival that falls on the fifth day of the fifth month of the Chinese lunar calendar.
The traditional Chinese lunar calendar divides the year into 24 solar terms. The Spring Equinox (Chinese: 春分), the fourth term of the year starts, on March 20 and ends on April 4 this year.