Mid-Autumn Festival Dates in 2021, 2022, 2023......
When is the Mooncake Festival? In 2021, the Mid-Autumn Festival (Mooncake Festival) falls on September 21 (Tuesday). Combined with a weekend break, Chinese people will have a 3-day holiday from September 19 to 21.
Mid-Autumn Festival Dates
Below is a list of Chinese Mid-Autumn Festival dates from 2021 to 2031.
Mid-Autumn Festival Public Holiday 2021
Since 2008, Chinese people will have a 1-day break on the Mid-Autumn day (the 15th day of the 8th lunar month). Combined with a weekend, people will have a 3-day holiday. In 2021, the Mid-Autumn holiday is from September 19 to 21.
During the holiday, shops and markets will open as usual. There will be crowded in popular tourist attractions. Read useful tips for visiting China during the Mid-Autumn Festival holiday.
Is the Mid-Autumn Festival a Public Holiday in Hong Kong?
Yes! But different from it in Mainland China, people will get 1-day off from work on the next day of the festival in Hong Kong.
In 2021, Hong Kong people will celebrate the Mid-Autumn Festival on September 22.
Is the Mid-Autumn Festival on the Same Day Every Year?
No. Mid-Autumn Festival dates change every year on the Gregorian calendar.
The Mid-Autumn Festival falls on the 15th day of the 8th lunar month every year. Its date usually distributes between early September and early October.
How Long Does the Mid-Autumn Festival Last?
Though there is only one day break for the Mid-Autumn Festival, the government usually combines the holiday with a weekend to give people more time to relax. Thus, people will have a 3-day holiday to celebrate the Mid-Autumn Festival.
If the Mid-Autumn day occurs at the end of September or early October, the holiday is usually combined with the statutory National Day. In this case, people will have an 8-day break!