Extra Discovery Bay buses for Mid-Autumn Festival

DB Transport is putting on four extra bus services for the Mid-Autumn Festival.

The DB01R from Discovery Bay Pier to Tung Chung will run at 1.30am and 2am on September 28.

Extra DB01R services from Tung Chung to DB Pier will run at 1.55am and 2.25am.

READ MORE: Discovery Bay transport service information

Tai Pak Wan Beach in Discovery Bay is always a great place to enjoy the mid-Autumn festival, with families beginning to gather about 6pm.

But if you have family and friends elsewhere in Hong Kong, the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Government has organised three lantern carnivals.

Details are:
1. New Territories East Mid-Autumn Lantern Carnival

September 26 (Saturday), 7.30pm to 10pm
Sha Tin Park
Programme: Spectacular Chinese ethnic dances and songs, acrobatics, demonstration of Chinese folk crafts, Chinese orchestral music, clown and puppet shows, a traditional Chinese stage arts show, interactive African drumming, a grand
parade, fun workshops, traditional snack stalls, a lantern quiz and a wish-making corner.

Lantern display period: September 25 to October 1

2. Urban Mid-Autumn Lantern Carnival
September 27 (Sunday), 8pm to 11pm
Victoria Park
Programme: Spectacular Chinese ethnic dances and songs, acrobatics, a fire dragon dance parade, demonstration of Chinese folk crafts, percussion performances, accordion performances, a local movie songs and Cantopop concert, lion dance, Chinese costume showcase and fitting activities, kung-fu, hip hop dance, screenings of old Hong Kong movies,
a creative market and a lantern quiz.
Lantern display period: September 23 to 28

3. New Territories West Mid-Autumn Lantern Carnival
September 28 (Monday), 7.30pm to 10pm
Tsing Yi Park


Programme: Spectacular Chinese ethnic dances and songs, acrobatics, demonstration of Chinese folk craft, Chinese
instrumental music, dance performances, a cappella and piano performances, a clown show, a Hakka kung-fu and
unicorn parade and a lantern quiz.
Lantern display period: September 25 to October 1


Futher information at: http://www.lcsd.gov.hk/en/eo/territoryevents/midautumnlantern/midAutumn2015.html

 

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