Start of Summer Market 立夏节

09 May 2018 in 澄江 Chengjiang

Revived in 1990, Chengjiang's 立夏节, which dates back to 1755, now marks the official start of the summer season at Fuxian Lake and is celebrated with a large market on the lake's shore.

http://baike.baidu.com/view/1176575.htm http://baike.baidu.com/view/823714.htm A few pics from 2010: http://cj.yuxinews.com/tscj/1028704.shtml

Festival held according to western/solar calendar on 9.5.