PHOTOS: Dragon Boat Festivities Around China

By That's, May 31, 2017

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Dragon Boat Festival is one of China's biggest public holidays.

The three-day holiday was celebrated in magnificent fashion in the Middle Kingdom, with plenty of dragon boat races taking place and zongzi to spread around.

Here are some photos from Dragon Boat celebrations taking place across China this weekend.

Shanghai

PHOTOS: Dragon Boat Festivities Around China

PHOTOS: Dragon Boat Festivities Around China

PHOTOS: Dragon Boat Festivities Around China

PHOTOS: Dragon Boat Festivities Around China

PHOTOS: Dragon Boat Festivities Around China

Beijing

PHOTOS: Dragon Boat Festivities Around China

PHOTOS: Dragon Boat Festivities Around China

PHOTOS: Dragon Boat Festivities Around China

Guangzhou, Guangdong

PHOTOS: Dragon Boat Festivities Around China

PHOTOS: Dragon Boat Festivities Around China

PHOTOS: Dragon Boat Festivities Around China

PHOTOS: Dragon Boat Festivities Around China

Shenzhen, Guangdong

PHOTOS: Dragon Boat Festivities Around China

Hong Kong

PHOTOS: Dragon Boat Festivities Around China

PHOTOS: Dragon Boat Festivities Around China

PHOTOS: Dragon Boat Festivities Around China

PHOTOS: Dragon Boat Festivities Around China

Shenyang, Liaoning

PHOTOS: Dragon Boat Festivities Around China

PHOTOS: Dragon Boat Festivities Around China

PHOTOS: Dragon Boat Festivities Around China

PHOTOS: Dragon Boat Festivities Around China

Kaifeng, Henan

PHOTOS: Dragon Boat Festivities Around China

PHOTOS: Dragon Boat Festivities Around China

PHOTOS: Dragon Boat Festivities Around China

PHOTOS: Dragon Boat Festivities Around China

PHOTOS: Dragon Boat Festivities Around China

PHOTOS: Dragon Boat Festivities Around China

Zigui, Hubei

PHOTOS: Dragon Boat Festivities Around China

PHOTOS: Dragon Boat Festivities Around China

Fenghuang, Hunan

PHOTOS: Dragon Boat Festivities Around ChinaPHOTOS: Dragon Boat Festivities Around China

PHOTOS: Dragon Boat Festivities Around China

PHOTOS: Dragon Boat Festivities Around China

Suzhou, Jiangsu

PHOTOS: Dragon Boat Festivities Around China

Changchun, Jilin

PHOTOS: Dragon Boat Festivities Around China

[Images via ECNS, Xinhua, China Daily, People's Daily, Shanghai Daily, Straits Times, Sputnik News]

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