Hong kong events calendar 2013


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It is a lunar holiday, occurring on the fifth day of the fifth lunar month Date : 12th June 2013
A procession which will displays the strength of the army, navy and air force will be held

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Hong kong events calendar 2013

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  2. 2. Hong Kong is a countrywhich hosts an array ofcolorful events and festivalsall year round. Here aresome important festivalsand events in the HongKong calendar 2013.Plan your next year’s visit toHong Kong.2
  3. 3. Ching Ming FestivalThis festival is one of the 24 segments in ChineseCalendarDate : 4th April 2013It is the remembrance of ancestor’s day and people willvisit ancestor’s grave. Incense sticks, joss sticks andpaper offerings are done at graveyards 3
  4. 4. Dragon FestivalIt is a lunar holiday, occurring on the fifth day ofthe fifth lunar monthDate : 12th June 2013Activities include Dragon boat racing, preparing zongzi,drinking realgar wine, hanging icons of Zhong Kui4
  5. 5. National Day of ChinaAnniversary of the inauguration of the People’sRepublic of ChinaDate : 1st October 2013A procession which will displays the strength of thearmy, navy and air force will be held5
  6. 6. Chung Yeung FestivalThis is the second of the grave sweeping holidaystogether with Ching Ming which is in springDate : 14th October 2013Traditional day for family to go and respect theirdeceased ancestors.6
  7. 7. ChristmasCelebrated in Hong Kong along with all othernations during the winterDate : 25th December 2013City skyline will be illuminated with lights. Winter fest isthe focus of Hong Kong’s Christmas celebrations.7
  8. 8. Boxing DayDay following Christmas is celebrated as theBoxing DayDate : 26th December 2013On this day servants and tradesmen would receive giftsfrom their superiors.8
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