28 Aug ‑ 5 Oct 2014 (everyday) 6:30 ‑ 11pm (4 hours 30 minutes)
8 Sep 2014 (Mon) 6:30pm ‑ midnight (5 hours 30 minutes)
Piazza, Hong Kong Cultural Centre 》10 Salisbury Road, Tsimshatsui, Kowloon
5 ‑ 14 Sep 2014 (everyday) 6:30 ‑ 11pm (4 hours 30 minutes)
8 Sep 2014 (Mon) 6:30pm ‑ midnight (5 hours 30 minutes)
Victoria Park 》Causeway Bay, Hong Kong
5 ‑ 14 Sep 2014 (everyday) 6:30 ‑ 11pm (4 hours 30 minutes)
8 Sep 2014 (Mon) 6:30pm ‑ midnight (5 hours 30 minutes)
Tai Po Waterfront Park 》Tai Po, Hong Kong
5 ‑ 10 Sep 2014 (everyday) 6:30 ‑ 11pm (4 hours 30 minutes)
8 Sep 2014 (Mon) 6:30pm ‑ midnight (5 hours 30 minutes)
171 Sha Tsui Road, Tsuen Wan
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To celebrate a traditional festival that had been enjoyed by the Chinese people for centuries, the Entertainment Office organizes the Mid-Autumn Lantern Carnivals every year. The public can enjoy spectacular lantern displays and performances featuring classical songs and dance and traditional stage arts at the Carnivals. Various participatory activities such as nostalgic games, palm-readings and lantern riddle games are well received by citizens from all walks of life. Roving artist performances are also arranged to enhance the festive atmosphere at the Carnival sites.

Mid-Autumn Spectacular Lantern Display
To promote Chiresidents and tourists alike, month-long nese ethnic culture among lantern displays with themes are held around the Mid-Autumn Festival.

  • Spectacular performances by Beijing Arts Troupe: ethnic songs and dance, acrobatics and Chinese folk crafts. Performances by Beijing Arts Troupe are supported by the Office of Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan Affairs of the Ministry of Culture.
  • Special programmes at Victoria Park: Tai Hang Fire Dragon Dance and traditional lanterns created by local masters

New Territories West Mid-Autumn Lantern Carnival
Sha Tsui Road Playground
Carnival Night: 7.9.2014 (Sun) 7:30 pm –10:30 pm
Youth Night: 6.9.2014 (Sat) 7:30 pm –9:30 pm
Lantern Display: 5-10.9.2014 (Fri to Wed) 6:30 pm – 11 pm*


Urban Mid-Autumn Lantern Carnival
Victoria Park
Carnival Night: 8.9.2014 (Mon) 8 pm – 11 pm
Youth Night: 7.9.2014 (Sun) 7:30 pm –9:30 pm
Lantern Display: 5-14.9.2014 (Fri to Sun) 6:30 pm – 11 pm*


New Territories East Mid-Autumn Lantern Carnival
Tai Po Waterfront Park
Carnival Night: 9.9.2014 (Tue) 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Youth Night: 8.9.2014 (Mon) 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Lantern Display: 5-14.9.2014 (Fri to Sun) 6:30 pm – 11 pm*


"The World in Colours" Mid-Autumn Thematic Lantern Display
Hong Kong Cultural Centre Piazza
28.8–5.10.2014 (Thu to Sun) 6:30 pm – 11 pm*
*Opening hours for all Lantern Displays will be extended to 12 midnight on 8.9.2014 (Mon).

Remarks
Naked-flame lanterns, alcoholic drinks, aerosol spray, metallic balloons or bottles are prohibited inside the Carnival sites.
The Presenter reserves the right to suspend or terminate admission to the event sites according to the situation on spot. Please follow the on-site instructions given by the Presenter and the Police.
Programmes are subject to change without prior notice. Contents of the programmes do not represent the views of the Leisure and Cultural Services Department.