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Hong Kong Holidays/ Festivals 2015
The first day of January 1 Jan
Chinese New Year of the Goat 19 Feb
The second day of the Chinese Lunar New Year

Che Kung's Birthday

20 Feb
The third day of the Lunar New Year 21 Feb
Spring Lantern Festival / Yuen Siu 5 Mar
Chinese Groundhog Day 6 Mar
Ching Ming Festival 5 Apr
The day following Ching Ming Festival 6 Apr
Good Friday 3 Apr
The day following Good Friday 4 Apr
Easter Monday 6 Apr
Labour Day 1 May
Birthday of Tin Hau 11 May
Buddha’s Birthday and Cheung Chau Bun Festival

also Tam Kung's Birthday

25 May
Tuen Ng /  Dragon Boat Festival 20 Jun
Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Establishment Day 1 July
Kwan Tai / Kwan Gon's Birthday 8 Aug
Seventh Goddess' Day / Tsat-je 20 Aug
Chinese Ghosts Festival / Yue Lan 27 Aug
Chinese Mid-Autumn Festival / Moon Festival 27 Sep
Day after Mid-Autumn Festival

Monkey King Festival

28 Sep
Confucius' Birthday/Teacher's Day 9 Oct
Chinese National Day 1 Oct
Chung Yeung Festival 21 Oct
Winter Solstice 22 Dec
Christmas Day 25 Dec
Boxing Day 26 Dec


Hong Kong Festivals 2016
Hong Kong Festivals 2017





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Excelsior Hotel in HK island is close to shops, restaurants and offices so whatever is your reason to visit HK the Excelsior is a good choice.

Eaton Hotel in Kowloon next to shopping malls and local restaurants.


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Featured Festivals

Picture of Cheung Chau Bun Festival in Hong KongCheung Chau Bun Festival - It's only a few years ago they decided to have the procession on the Buddhist's Birthday so that it always falls on a public holiday and everybody can enjoy.      

Picture of Dragon Boat Festival in Hong KongDragon Boat Festival -dragon boat race is not only a Chinese festival activity more.  There are international dragon boat races all over the world.


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More Festivals

Seventh Goddess' Day is on the 7th day of the 7th lunar month. It's a sad love story about the 7th princess of Emperor and a cowherd.

Chinese Mid Autumn Festival / Chinese Moon Festival is on the 15th day of the 8th lunar month.  It's one of the most celebrated festivals in HK. Moon cakes, moon gazing with lanterns are the major events. Several legends are associated with it.

Picture of Fireworks in Hong KongChinese New Year -Don't plan any shopping on the first 3 days of Chinese New Year.  It's the most celebrated festival in Hong Kong and most shops are closed for 3 to 7 days.

Chinese Ching Ming Festival - Public transport will be busy on this grave-sweeping day.  


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