Double Seventh Festival, the Chinese Valentine’s Day, falls on August 28, 2017. It is also Young Girl’s Festival for them to pray for skillful hands for sewing. There is no holiday for this festival.
Falling on the seventh day of seventh lunar month, the Double Seventh Festival in China, also known as Qixi Festival, is what Valentine's Day to the western countries. As it is a day of great importance to girls, the event is also called Young Girls' Festival. Because of the beautiful legend about Niu Lang and Zhi Nu, the festival has been endowed with the meaning of great romance.