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Hong Kong Holidays/ Festivals 2018
2015 Calendar below for reference
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  
Winter Solstice 22 Dec
Christmas Day 25 Dec
Boxing Day 26 Dec


Hong Kong Festivals 2016
Hong Kong Festivals 2017




Home > Festivals > Christmas Celebrations in Hong Kong > WinterFest

Hong Kong WinterFest

Hong Kong WinterFest started around 2000 and is getting more and more successful.  It started off with a fair by the promenade one year with food and Christmas goods kiosks.  Other organizations later on joined in.  Some offer ice shows, big malls are heavily decorated and some with live entertainers and activities.

WinterFest 2011

  • Ocean Park - new Thrilled Mountain with various rides and plenty of atmosphere
  • Ice Wonderland
    Venue: UC Centenary Garden, East Tsim Sha Tsui
    Date: 25 Nov - 1 Jan 2012
    Things to do: ice skating ($15/hr in the afternoon, $30/hr in the evening)
    How to get there: 1) Tsim Sha Tsui MTR Station Exit G or 2)  East Tsim Sha Tsui MTR Station Exit P
  • Statue Square giant Christmas tree, carousel ride and Christmas carols
    25 Nov - 15 Dec (6p.m. - 10p.m.)
    16 - 22 Dec (3p.m. - 11p.m.)
    23 Dec - 1 Jan 2012 (3p.m. - midnight)
    How to get there: Central MTR station exit K
  • New Year Countdown
    Lan Kwai Fong is one of the favorite place for new year countdown.

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