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Hong Kong Holidays/ Festivals 2018
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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
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Birthday of Tin Hau 11 May
Buddha’s Birthday and Cheung Chau Bun Festival

also Tam Kung's Birthday

25 May
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Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Establishment Day 1 July
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Seventh Goddess' Day / Tsat-je 20 Aug
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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
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Home > Festivals > Cheung Chau Bun festival > 2012

Bun Festival and Bun Tower Climbing Competition 2012

Here is the schedule for the bun tower climbing competition 2012.  Training, selection of racers and finals are all held at the soccer pitch of Pak Tai Temple.



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

8 (Sun), 14(Sat) Apr 2012 Training on climbing the bun towers by the Hong Kong Mountaineering Union.
15 Apr 2012 Selection of Finalists - top 9 males and top 3 females 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.
28 Apr 2012 2:00p.m. -3:30p.m.(aprox) The parade of floats.  Fences and barriers are set up along the route of parade so that's where you should stand.  Get there early to get a good spot.  Police will stop people walking at the actual parade path about 15 minutes to half an hour before parade starts.
11:30p.m. 28 Apr - 12:25a.m. 29 Apr 2012 Bun Tower Climbing / 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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