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Celebrate Mid-Autumn Festival At These Kid-Friendly Events!

The Mid-Autumn Festival marks the end of the autumn harvest, and it falls on the 15thday of the eight lunar month, which is 24 September this year. Notably, the day is celebrated with mooncakes, lanterns, sipping of tea, and admiration of the full moon with family and friends.

But, in Singapore, the Mid-Autumn Festival is not just celebrated with the mouth-watering mooncakes but also with fun displays and festivities around the island. We’ve found some of the best family-friendly locations where you can enjoy the memorable celebration with your little ones.

Over the Moon for Mid-Autumn

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Elevate your passion for tradition with plenty of experiences you simply cannot miss. Learn more about Mid-Autumn Festival with interactive cultural games and must-see stage performances that includes a dazzling traditional dragon dance performance! Participants can also join in the inaugural mass lantern walk on 22 September, and look forward to surprise appearances by Chang’e, Jade Rabbit and much more.

When: Now to 23 September
Time: 12pm to 8pm
Where: Jurong Point, Main Entrance
Admission is free. Click here for more information.

Wan Qing Mid-Autumn Festival 2018

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You and your family are invited to the annual Chinese cultural festival to celebrate the Chinese arts and culture. This year’s festival offers an exciting weekend suitable for the young and the young at heart which includes heritage trails, mooncake testing, lantern-making workshops, storytelling of Mid-Autumn tales, and performances ranging from traditional to the contemporary. Don’t miss the thematic lantern installation that features traditional lanterns from across Southeast Asia and the creation of the giant mooncake for a memorable photo opportunity!

When: 22 and 23 September
Time: 10am to 9.30pm
Where: Sun Yat Sen Nanyang Memorial Hall
Admission is free. Pre-registration is required for some events. Click here for more information.

Mid-Autumn @ Gardens by the Bay

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Based on the theme ‘Autumn of Fantasies’, comes a celebration with dazzling lantern sets that bring together imaginary worlds and natural wonders. Marvel at the stunning lanterns that depict a diversity of worlds unfettered by reality. From mythical creatures to larger-than-life flora and fauna, you and your family will be in for a wonderful night! Adding to the atmosphere is a bustling marketplace at the Supertree Grove, where visitors can enjoy cultural performances, a food street, and a showcase of traditional Chinese crafts.

When: Now to 24 September
Time:
6pm to 11pm
Where: Gardens by the Bay
Admission is free. Click here for more information.

Disney Tsum Tsum Mid-Autumn: A Celebration of Love

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See your favourite Disney characters light up the night sky in an adorable visual spectacle that is one of Asia’s largest lantern installations. This Mid-Autumn event showcases over 2,000 Disney Tsum Tsum themed lantern installations in four different zones that are conceptualised to reflect the different forms and expressions of love, which includes couple love, love between friends and family love.

When: Now to 30 September
Time: 10am to 10pm
Where: VivoCity Sky Park, Level 3
Admission is free. Click here for more information.