The Mid-Autumn Festival falls annually on the fifteenth day of the eighth Chinese lunar month, when the moon is believed to be the brightest and fullest.

Who’s looking forward to colourful lanterns and yummy mooncakes 🥮 this Mid-Autumn Festival on 10 September 2022? Here are some online and offline Mid-Autumn / Mooncake Festival events in Singapore to check out with the whole family.

1. Chinatown Mid-Autumn Festival 2022

Chinatown Mid-Autumn Festival 2022 Light Up

Themed “Blossoming Flowers under the Full Moon” (花好月圆庆中秋), the festival will feature a spectacular display of lighted sculptures and lanterns that will sprawl across Chinatown’s streets.

Apart from the Food Fair, which will see the former Chinatown Food Street at Smith Street transformed into a nostalgic, bustling bazaar with street-style delights, other family-friendly activities that are not-to-be-missed include a Trade Fair, free weekend stage shows, and the ever-popular Lantern Painting Competition.

Date: 26 August to 25 September 2022
Venue: Chinatown

For more information, visit Chinatown Mid-Autumn Festival 2022.


2. ELFA Preschool’s Free Virtual Mid-Autumn Festival Event

Elfa Preschool Virtual Open House

Join the ELFA Preschool’s Mid-Autumn Festival Virtual Open House where kids can discover all there is to know about the Mid-Autumn Festival. From mooncakes to the festival’s origin, little ones will go on an immersive virtual learning journey as they seek to understand the festival through stories, riddles, nursery rhymes and craft works.

This free virtual event will also give parents an understanding of how their child can learn Chinese better with ELFA’s story-based curriculum approach.

Date: 10 September 2022
Time: 10am
Venue: Online

Hurry up and register to learn with ELFA at our virtual open house here!

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3. Mid-Autumn Festival @ Jurong Lake Gardens 2022

Jurong Lake Gardens Mid Autumn Lantern Displays

Organised in conjunction with President’s Challenge, Lights by the Lake 2022 celebrates the nation’s strength and resilience against diversity, to reunite Singaporeans and to raise awareness for the President’s Challenge 2022.

Visit the spectacular displays lanterns at Jurong Lake Gardens that were hand-crafted by and enjoy weekly concerts by homegrown artists on Fridays and Saturdays from 25 August to 11 September. You can also look forward to a series of specially curated programmes and activities by our partners ActiveSG and PassionWaVe.

Date: 25 August to 18 September 2022
Venue: Jurong Lake Gardens

For more information, visit Mid-Autumn Festival @ Jurong Lake Gardens 2022.


4. Wan Qing Mid-Autumn Festival 2022

Mid-Autumn Wan Qing Celestial Bodies

Join us at the Wan Qing Mid-Autumn Festival 2022 for a host of exciting activities to celebrate Chinese arts, culture, and heritage!

Discover the story and traditions behind mid-autumn festival, one of the oldest cultural festivals in the world, and revel in the rich historical and cultural significance of the festival with a line-up of live performances, cultural workshops, heritage walking tours, storytelling sessions, and more during the weekend open house.

Date: 16 August to 25 September 2022
Time: Daily 10am – 9pm
Venue: Sun Yat Sen Nanyang Memorial Hall

For more information, visit Wan Qing Mid-Autumn Festival 2022.


5. Mid-Autumn Festival 2022 @ Gardens By The Bay 滨海花园庆中秋

Mid-Autumn Festival Gardens By The Bay

Based on the theme of Reunion, this year’s Mid-Autumn Festival celebrates the fundamental significance of the festival, bringing family and friends together to enjoy the beautiful lantern displays that will light up the Gardens in the evenings. On top of fringe activities during the weekends, live outdoor stage performances and a marketplace will also make a return this year, creating a vibrant atmosphere to celebrate the mid-autumn festivities!

Date: 27 August to 11 September 2022
Time: 6pm – 10pm
Venue: Gardens by the Bay

For more information, visit Mid-Autumn Festival 2022 @ Gardens By The Bay.


6. Disney Tsum Tsum Magical Lanterns at Jurong Point

Jurong Point Disney Tsum Tsum Mid Autumn

Lanterns are symbolic beacons that guide one on the path to prosperity and fortune. From now till 10 September, the main entrance of JP2 comes aglow with a magical lantern showcase. Bask in good vibes at Jurong Point featuring a lantern tunnel and two giant lanterns illuminating vibrant and bright lights. Catch this spectacular backdrop for those Instagram-worthy photos! Not only that, you can purchase a variety of limited edition mooncakes by Home’s Favourite and lanterns at Cow Play Cow Moo’s popup stores.

Date: 22 August to 10 September 2022
Venue: Jurong Point

For more information, visit Mid Autumn Festival at Jurong Point.


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7. Moon-LIT! Mid-Autumn Festival

Mid-Autumn Festival SDC 2022

Embrace this mid-autumn by heading down to Singapore Discovery Centre (SDC) as it celebrates the harvest season with fun festivities. From tales and games across cultures, fun workshops to lantern walks and harmonious melodies, visitors will be able to harvest all the good tidings under the moonlit evening.

Date: 3, 4, 9 & 10 September 2022
Venue: Singapore Discovery Centre

For more information, visit Moon-LIT! Mid-Autumn Festival @ SDC.


8. Moonfest 2022 – A Mid Autumn Celebration 艺满中秋

Esplanade Moonfest 2022

This festival celebrates the Mid-Autumn Festival with a range of traditional Chinese arts performances and activities for all in the family.

Date: 9 to 11 September 2022
Venue: The Esplanade

For more information, visit Moonfest 2022.


Note: All details are correct as at the time of publishing. While every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy and completeness of the information, no guarantee is given nor responsibility is taken for errors or omissions in the compilation. Readers are advised to check with the respective event organisers for the most updated schedules, venues and details.

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