Dragon Boat Festival

Held on the fifth day of the fifth lunar month every year, this is one of Taiwan’s most important festivals. On the weekends before and after the festival date, exciting dragon-boat competitions are held across Taiwan, most notably in Taipei City, New Taipei City, Kaohsiung, and Tainan. A unique traditional ceremony can also be witnessed in the historic town of Lugang, and myriad folk-culture activities complement the dragon-boat competitions.

Dates: Jun. 8 ~ 16

Locations: Around Taiwan

Tel: (0800) 011-765

Website: http://timefortaiwan.tw/events