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Hong Kong Festivals and Events Guide - TravelPuppy.com
The below is a selection of festival - events occurring in Hong Kong in 2005:
New Year’s Day public holiday, street parties and fireworks in
the Harbour, 1 January, throughout the city
City Festival local arts festival, January–February, throughout the city
Chinese New Year flower markets, fireworks, lantern parades, fortune telling, February (first day of first Chinese lunar
month), throughout the city
Hong Kong Arts
Festival
Hong Kong Arts Festival, live performances and artistic events, including music, dance and drama,
February–March, throughout the city
Lantern Festival lantern parades, matchmaking games, February
(15th day of first Chinese lunar month), throughout
the city
Hong Kong
International Machine Tool
Hong Kong International Machine Tool/Plastics/
Packaging Exhibition, March, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre
Interstoff Asia Spring Interstoff Asia Spring – International Fabric Show,
late March, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition
Centre
Hong Kong Wedding Hong Kong Wedding, Banquet and Honeymoon
Travel Expo, early April, Hong Kong Convention
and Exhibition Centre
Asia Pacific Leather Fair early April, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre
Ching Ming Festival visits to ancestral graveyards, April (15th day
from the spring equinox), throughout the city
Tin Hau Festival celebrations and parades, April (23rd day of
third lunar month), Joss House Bay and Yuen Long

Hong Kong Gifts
and Premiums Fair
late April–early May, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre
Labour Day patriotic parades and public holiday, 1 May, throughout the city
Buddha’s Birthday ceremonies at temples and monasteries, May
(eighth day of fourth Chinese lunar month), Buddhist holy places throughout the city
International
Computer Expo
mid May, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition
Centre
Dragon Boat Festival dragon boat racing, June (fifth day of fifth Chinese lunar month), various venues

International
Travel Expo
Hong Kong
mid June, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre

HKSAR Establishment Day

parades and official festivities, 1 July, throughout the city
Hong Kong Fashion Week mid July, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre
Hong Kong Comics Festival early August, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre
Food Expo mid August, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre
Mid-Autumn Festival lantern displays in parks and public places, September (15th day of eighth lunar month), throughout the city
Asian IT Expo late September, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre
National Day patriotic Chinese celebrations, 1 October, throughout the city
Chung Yeung Festival mountain picnics and family visits to graves, October (ninth day of ninth lunar month), throughout the city
Hong Kong Electronics Fair Hong Kong Electronics Fair and ElectronicAsia,
mid October, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition
Centre
Festival of Asian Arts traditional arts of the region, October – November, various venues
Hong Kong Youth Arts Festival Hong Kong Youth Arts Festival, October – December, various venues
Hong Kong Folk Festival November, various venues
Cosmoprof Asia Cosmoprof Asia, international beauty trade fair, mid November, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre
Software Exhibition mid November, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre
Christmas, parties
and festivities
25 December, throughout the city
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