The Dragon Boat Festival，also called the Duanwu Festival， is celebrated on the fifth day of the fifth month according to the Chinese calendar. The activity of this festival is the Dragon Boat races.
With the changes of the times， it turns to be a time for protection from evil and disease for the rest of year. People will hang healthy herbs on the front door to clear the bad luck of the house. Although the significance of the festival might be different with the past， it still gives the observer an opportunity to glimpse a part of the rich Chinese cultural heritage.
How artists present lives on the Dragon Boat Festival? We can know it from their works.
Old people's Dragon Boat Festival, can not be less wine. Wine makes the pen work. Painted in 1943, the Pentacle, wine cup and zongzi are the most prominent in the painting. Rice dumplings with wine, the more you drink the more. Although can not see yingying wine, but can feel the old man's intoxication and love of life.