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Falling on the 15th day of the eighth lunar month, the Mid-Autumn Festival (also known widely as Mooncake Festival) is one of the most important festivals for Chinese communities around the world. A part of Singapore’s intangible cultural heritage, festive practices associated with the Mid-Autumn Festival include consuming mooncakes, lighting lanterns and appreciating the full moon.

Date: 22 to 23 September 2018
Time: 10am – 9:30pm
Venue: Sun Yat Sen Nanyang Memorial Hall
Admission: Free

Wan Qing Mid-Autumn Festival

Organised by Sun Yat Sen Nanyang Memorial Hall, Wan Qing Mid-Autumn Festival is an annual Chinese cultural festival which invites the community to reflect on our shared heritage and come together in celebration of Chinese arts and culture. This year’s festival presents an exciting weekend of offerings suitable for the young and the young at heart, including heritage trails, mooncake tasting, lantern-making workshops, the storytelling of Mid-Autumn tales, performances ranging from the traditional to the contemporary, and more. Join us at Wan Qing Mid-Autumn Festival on 22 and 23 September 2018 to learn more about the history and cultural significance of this widely celebrated festival!

Organised by Sun Yat Sen Nanyang Memorial Hall, Wan Qing Mid-Autumn Festival is an annual Chinese cultural festival which invites the community to reflect on our shared heritage and come together in celebration of Chinese arts and culture. This year’s festival presents an exciting weekend of offerings suitable for the young and the young at heart, including heritage trails, mooncake tasting, lantern-making workshops, storytelling of Mid-Autumn tales, performances ranging from the traditional to the contemporary, and more. Join us at Wan Qing Mid-Autumn Festival on 22 and 23 September 2018 to learn more about the history and cultural significance of this widely celebrated festival!

ASEAN-themed lantern Installation

Unveiling Singapore’s Largest Mooncake
(Supported by Kwong Cheong Thye)

Be a part of history in the making, as the Memorial Hall attempts to set a new record for the Largest Mooncake in Singapore! Join our partners and visitors in commemorating this historical moment as the Memorial Hall unveils Singapore’s first giant mooncake measuring a whopping 1.8 metres in diameter. Be sure to snap a photo with the record-breaking mooncake, and savour a piece of it!

The giant mooncake is Halal-certified.

Date: 22 September 2018
Time: 6pm – 7pm
Admission: No registration required. Available on a first come, first served basis.

Snowskin Mooncake Workshop

snowskin mooncake

Mid-Autumn Festival won’t be complete without mooncakes, which are Chinese pastries traditionally filled with a sweet lotus paste. Learn how to make this delicious festive delicacy and bring home some tasty treats for your family.

Date: 22 & 23 September 2018
Time: 11am – 12pm
Admission: $10.00/pair. Register here

Tea Appreciation Workshop
(Supported by Pek Sin Choon Pte Ltd & Nanyang Tea Society)

Enjoy aromatic Chinese tea and learn more about the delicate art of tea brewing and appreciation in this free workshop!

Date: 22 & 23 September 2018
Time: 3.30pm – 5pm
Admission: No registration required. Available on a first come, first served basis.

Jade Rabbit Lantern Workshop

jade rabbit lantern workshop

Complete your Mid-Autumn experience and have fun creating your very own Jade Rabbit Lantern! Express your creativity in this traditional craft session and bring your lantern to life.

Date: 22 September 2018
Time: 1.30pm – 2.30pm
Admission: $10.00/pair. Register here

Moon-gazing Binoculars Workshop

Get crafty and try your hand at making a pair of unique moon-gazing binoculars to admire the beauty of the full moon this Mid-Autumn Festival. If you look hard enough, you might see the moon goddess Chang’E and her loyal companion, the Jade Rabbit!

Date: 23 September 2018
Time: 1.30pm – 2.30pm
Admission: $10.00/pair. Register here




Fun with Lantern Riddles

Fun with Lantern Riddles

Have fun guessing the riddles in this traditional game. Collect your activity passport at our Reception Desk and get a stamp when you get five answers correct, and stand a chance to win a mystery prize!

Date: 22 & 23 September 2018
Time: 10am – 8pm
Admission: No registration required

Mooncake & Tea Tasting
(Supported by Kwong Cheong Thye & Pek Sin Choon Pte Ltd)

Savour a taste of tradition and sample our range of yummy mooncakes and aromatic Nanyang tea. Enjoy these festive delicacies as you learn more about Mid-Autumn Festival!

Date: 22 & 23 September 2018
Time: 11am – 8pm
Admission: No registration required. Available on a first come, first served basis.

Miniature Lantern-making

miniature lantern making

Try your hand at this simple paper lantern craft activity, and bring home a Mid-Autumn souvenir. Collect your activity passport at our Reception Desk and get a stamp when you visit our booth, and stand a chance to win a free mystery prize!

Date: 22 & 23 September 2018
Time: 11am – 8pm
Admission: No registration required

Bookmark Calligraphy

Fancy a personalised bookmark with Mid-Autumn themed sayings, or even your name on it? Collect your activity passport at our Reception Desk and get a stamp when you visit our booth, and stand a chance to win a mystery prize!

Date: 22 & 23 September 2018
Time: 11am – 8pm
Admission: No registration required

Make Your Own Shrink Art

Have some fun at our drop-in sand shrink art workshop, and create colourful masterpieces using our adorable templates! Collect your activity passport at our Reception Desk and get a stamp when you visit our booth, and stand a chance to win a mystery prize!

Date: 22 September 2018
Time: 2pm – 5pm
Admission: No registration required

Make Your Own Sun-catcher

Design your very own sun-catcher, adorned with stencils of mooncakes, lanterns, and the Jade Rabbit. Hold your final masterpiece up against the sun, and be amazed by the kaleidoscope of colours that shine through! Collect your activity passport at our Reception Desk and get a stamp when you visit our booth, and stand a chance to win a mystery prize!

Date: 23 September 2018
Time: 2pm – 5pm
Admission: No registration required

Face Painting

Transform yourself into a delicate flower, fearsome tiger, or adorable bunny at the stroke of a brush. Collect your activity passport at our Reception Desk and get a stamp when you visit our booth, and stand a chance to win a mystery prize!

Date: 22 & 23 September 2018
Time: 11am – 8pm
Admission: No registration required

Balestier Heritage & Food Trail

Embark on the Balestier Heritage & Food Trail to uncover the history of the precinct, while exploring heritage sites and sampling delicious local delights along the way!

Date: 22 & 23 September 2018
Time: 10.30am – 12pm
Admission: $5.00 (includes bottled water and a traditional snack). Register here. Available in English or Mandarin.

Permanent Galleries Guided Tour

Take a tour of the Memorial Hall’s permanent galleries and learn more about Dr Sun Yat Sen and Singapore’s role in the 1911 Revolution.

Date: 22 & 23 September 2018
Time: 2.30pm – 3.30pm (Chi); 3pm – 4pm (Eng)
Admission: No registration required

Mid-Autumn Tales
(Supported by the Speak Good English Movement and Speak Mandarin Campaign)

Mid-Autumn Tales

Do you know why we eat mooncakes during Mid-Autumn Festival, or how the legend of Chang’E came to be? Explore the origins of Mid-Autumn Festival at this special interactive storytelling session and learn more about the connection between the Moon Goddess, Jade Rabbit, and our much-loved mooncakes! Each session will feature a different story and craft activity.

Date: 22 September 2018
Time: 12pm – 1pm (Chi); 5pm – 6pm (Eng)

Date: 23 September 2018
Time: 12pm – 1pm (Eng); 5pm – 6pm (Chi)
Admission: No registration required

Evening Concert

Experience wonder and delight in this dynamic showcase of cultural and contemporary arts! Grab a hammock or picnic mat, and enjoy a range of performances under the stars. Performances include dragon dance, kungfu tea, traditional lantern dance, quick-change, live music, drama production on the legend of Chang’E, and more!

Date: 22 & 23 September 2018
Time: 7.30pm – 9.30pm
Admission: No registration required

Image: Sun Yat Sen Nanyang Memorial Hall

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Wan Qing Mid-Autumn Festival

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