The Dragon Boat Festival also called the Duanwu Festival is celebrated on the fifth day of the fifth month according to the Chinese calendar.People always eat rice dumplings and watch dragon boat races to celebrate it.
The festival is best known for its dragon-boat racesespecially in the southern places where there are many rivers and lakes. Ití?s very popular. The rice dumpling is made of glutinous ricemeat and so on. You can eat different kinds of rice dumplings.They are very delicious.And Dragon Boat Festival is for Qu Yuan. He is an honest minister who is said to have committed suicide by drowning himself in a river.
Overall the Dragon Boat Festival is very interesting!