June 6 was a day for the locals living in Pushi Town (national historical and cultural town), Luxi County to go to a fair. It was also their busiest occasion when a dragon boat race was held on the Yuanjiang River.
May 30 was the Duanwu Festival (Dragon Boat Festival) in 2017. A fireworks show themed “Song of the Youth” was held on that evening to celebrate the festival. The 20-minute show amazed numerous visitors.
Quzi Cultural Park opened to the pubic Tuesday in central China's Hunan Province to mark the annual Duanwu Festival.
A “Duck-scrambling” Contest was held on the Tuojiang River in Fenghuang Ancient Town on May 30, 2017.
On May 29, 2017, the second day of the 3-day Dragon Boat Festival holiday, dragon boat race players are competing on the Fuyuan Road Bridge section of the Xiangjiang River, Changsha City.
Drinking Realgar Wine
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