Mid-Autumn Festival Hong Kong 2016

mid autumn festival hong kong 2016

Mid-Autumn Festival is an important and widely celebrated festival in Hong Kong. It is time to meet with friends and family members to have big meals, a variety of mooncakes and fresh fruit. The festival reaches its peak at night as nearly everyone goes outside to enjoy different kinds of lanterns and to admire the moon. For the Mid-Autumn Festival story and food, click here.

Mid-Autumn Festival Hong Kong 2016

There are lots of things to do to celebrate this exciting and meaningful festival in Hong Kong. Whether it is the first time you celebrate Hong Kong Mid-Autumn Festival, or even the first time you hear about it, I am sure you will enjoy this festive atmosphere. Please see below my recommendation for things to do during Mid-Autumn Festival.

Mid-Autumn Festival Hong Kong where to go

Mid-Autumn Lantern Carnivals 2016

Hong Kong Island
Victoria Park, Causeway Bay
Carnival Night 15.9.2016 (Thur)
Youth Night 16.9.2016 (Fri)
Hong Kong Intangible Cultural Heritage: Tai Hang Fire Dragon Dance (15.9)
and Exhibition on Craftsmanship of Lantern Making (14 – 18.9)

Tsim Sha Tsui, outside Hong Kong Space Museum

Mid-Autumn Thematic Lantern Display – Fly Me to the Moon
2 – 25.9.2016 (Fri – Sun)

New Territories East
Tai Po Waterfront Park
Carnival Night: 17.9.2016 (Sat)
Youth Night: 18.9.2016 (Sun)

Lantern Display at Carnival Sites
14 – 18.9.2016 (Wed – Sun)

New Territories West
Tin Shui Wai Park & Ginza Square
Carnival Night: 16.9.2016 (Fri)
Youth Night: 17.9.2016 (Sat)

Hope you have a happy Mid-Autumn Festival Hong Kong 2016. Please feel free to leave us comments or contact us if you have any questions. Thank you for reading this post. Please like us on Facebook and share our post!

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