When & Where The Mid Autumn Festival China occurs on the fifteenth day of the eight lunar month (usually on September full moon) and is celebrated all over China.
Mid Fall Festival Dates
September 12, 2011
September 30, 2012
China's Mid Autumn Festival
What to Expect A.K.A. The Moon Cake Festival is Chinas biggest festival celebrated with lots of traditional Chinese snacks such as Moon Cakes. There is also lots of parades, traditional music and dances, fireworks and firecrackers are let off as well as lanterns are released into the air.
Getting there Book a flight into any airport in China here or book a train in Asia here.
Accommodation in China
Where to stay Book your accommodation for China's Moon Cake Festival below. There's quality hotels or cheap accommodation in Shanghai, Beijing & the rest of China available here.
History of Chinas Moon Cake Festival
This is an offering to the Chinese Lunar Goddess Chang'e (who lives on the Moon) in return for a good harvest.