Hong Kong Halloween Celebrations
A guide to this year's Hong Kong Halloween celebrations, from parades, street parties, events at Disneyland and Ocean Park, here's where the goblins and vampires are descending on this Halloween... Due to Hong Kong's current Covid situation, some events may be cancelled/postponed and formats may differ from previous years to accomodate enhanced health and safety measures.
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Ocean Park Halloween is back!
Ocean Park claims the largest Halloween theme park event in Asia, and for the occassion, over 1,000 additional staff and performers are brought in to haunt and amuse you... For 2022 Ocean Park has unleashed the Parkaverse, an experience between the virtual world and reality and five new themed attractions: Planet Pixed, Ruins of the Damned, Space Wrecked, Mausoleum of Madness and the House of Wraith Puppet. The fun kicks off September 17 and runs through October 31, 2022.
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Disneyland Hong Kong Halloween... Boo!
Hong Kong Disneyland at Halloween time transforms itself into a haunted land of pumpkins, ghosts, cobwebs and spooky trees... Back this year is Mickey Halloween Time Street Party in Main Street and the Lets Get Wicked Musical and Wicked Zone Party Zone in Adventureland. The fun has kicked off and runs through October 31, 2022
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National Day Celebrations in Hong Kong
Hong Kong celebrates National Day 2022: National Day marks the founding of the People's Republic of China on October 1st, 1949 and is normally celebrated in Hong Kong with a magnificent fireworks display over Victoria Harbour which sadly this year due to Coronavirus restrictions, have been cancelled. On the schedule are the flag raising ceremonies and the National Day Horse Races at Sha Tin and there are many attractions and activities that are open so get out and take advantage of the long weekend!
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Mid-Autumn Festival Lantern Carnivals in Hong Kong 2022
The Mid-Autumn Festival Lantern Carnivals in Hong Kong typically take place in many parts of the territory with the main celebration in Victoria Park hosting fantastic Lantern displays. As the Coronavirus continues to present challenges, this year's Fire Dragon Parades have been cancelled as well as the many live entertainment and cultural acts normally taking place during the festival season. This year's Mid-Autumn Festival is on September 10, 2022, lantern displays start in early September!
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September 2022 Hong Kong Festivals and Events
Front and center in September in Hong kong are the Mid-Autumn Festival celebrations with the myriad of colorful lanterns which start popping up all over the territory and the exciting fire dragon parades taking place in Tai Hang. Horse racing season begins at both Sha Tin and Happy Valley. Covid is still presenting challenges, events may be postponed or cancelled, please check with organisers for any last minute arrangements.
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August 2022 Hong Kong Festivals and Events
Summer in Hong Kong is in full swing! August is a great time to get out to the islands and beaches and spend much needed time outdoors! On the schedule this August are the Food Expo and the Computer and Communications Festival at the Convention Centre, the Arts Carnival wraps up this month. Due to the ongoing challenging circumstances of the Covid-19 pandemic the status of the many events programmed for August may change at the last minute, many have already been postponed. Plan accordingly.
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July 2022 Hong Kong Festivals and Events
As Hong Kong slowly gets back to normal, many of our favourite Summer events are on schedule. This July the Book Fair is back at the Convention and Exhibition Center and the Arts Carnival will be taking place both on-stage and virtually. Summer adventures at Ocean Park and Water Party events at Disneyland will bring plenty of summer fun for everyone! Remember both parks require advance reservations for the day of your visit!
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