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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 > Cheung Chau Bun festival > 2009

Bun Festival 2009 and Photos

Check out the schedule for the bun tower climbing competition this year.  All activities are held at the soccer pitch of Pak Tai Temple Playground.

 

Date

Events (located at the soccer pitch outside Pak Tai Temple)

18-19 Apr,
25 Apr
Training on climbing the bun towers - provided by the Hong Kong Mountaineering Union.
25 Apr 2009 Selection of Finalists - 12 applicants who have completed the training and have reached the designated height of the bun tower and hit the object required within the shortest time will be allowed to enter the competition.
26 Apr 2009 Climbing Carnival - activities include climbing demonstrations, game stalls, variety shows and handicraft.  2009 East Asian Games related activities will be included to promote the event too.
2 May 2009 : 1:00 to 3:00 (aprox) The parade of floats.  Note that if you want to watch the parade you need to get there very early, no later than 11:00am, or you may not be able to reach the route. 
2 May 2009 midnight Bun Scrambling competition:
To win, one has to collect as much as possible the highest scores buns within the specified time.  In case of a tie, their scores in the selection of finalists will be used.

 

Details and Photos of HK Cheung Chau Bun Festival of other years:

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