Also known as the Lantern Festival or Mooncake Festival, the Mid-Autumn Festival is one of the most awaited traditions celebrated by Chinese society. It is a time of reunions and get-togethers between family and friends, where expressions of gratitude, love and appreciation are exchanged.
Held in some of the most historical places in Singapore, here are some of the upcoming events and promotions to celebrate the Mid-Autumn Festival:
The Capitol Kempinski Singapore Moon Cake Hotel
Preserving heritage and tradition In mid-fall 2022, The Capitol Kempinski Hotel Singapore presents its annual collection of mooncakes. With a modern twist on classic recipes, it features nine elegant mooncake flavors: Matcha Mochi, Valrhona and Plantation 1840 Truffle, Champagne Truffle, Lychee Rose, Mao Shan Wang Durian, Pineapple Paste, White Lotus with Macadamia, Pandan Paste and White Lotus with Egg Yolk .
This year, these mooncakes are not only presented in two stunning, intricately designed, and multifunctional box concepts, but are also paired with elegant tote bags made of premium fabric. Adorned with inspiring iconic graphics that chronicle the rich heritage of the Singapore Capitol and CHIJMES, elegant neo-classic chests and handbags are perfect additions to limited-edition collectibles from mooncake connoisseurs.
For HSBC, UOB, OCBC, Citibank and DBS cardholders, enjoy 15 percent off all mooncakes. Terms and conditions apply.
Date: Until September 10, 2022
Venue: Singapore Capitol, L1-74
Pose, snap and win
Stand a chance to win the Kempinski Hotel Singapore Mooncake Capitol – complete with hand baggage set – when you snap and take pictures at the Singapore Capitol. To enter the giveaway, simply take a photo with the life-size mid-autumn decor of the Singapore Capitol and tag @capitolsingapore on Instagram and Facebook.
For more information, please visit the website: Playtime Mid-Autumn – Singapore Capitol.
Jazz parties and night lights
Organized by the National Heritage Board, Singapore Night Festival from 19-27 August 2022 returns to Bras Basah Bugis (BBB) after a two-year hiatus for its 13th edition. This year’s festival welcomes visitors with exciting and eclectic experiences rooted in the region’s heritage, emphasizing the theme of ‘Rebirth’.
Expect great jazz concerts, mount show maps, plus exclusive dining and retail shows at Capitol Singapore and CHIJMES.
Jazen @ Capitol Singapore
Music lovers can swing to Jazz’in @ Capitol Singapore at the Outside Plaza in Capitol Singapore for smooth jazz tunes by local artists like Amanda Lee Swingtet and The Rhythmakers. Come, give your ears and souls a treat, get on your feet!
Date: August 19, 20, 26, 27 2022
Time: 7.30 pm – 10 pm
Venue: Singapore Capitol Courtyard
Light show at CHIJMES
Mixing audio and visual media, through a book Through Worlds by Jo Ho and Intriguant will illuminate the frontage of CHIJMES Hall, to showcase a fantasy world of endless possibilities. Immerse yourself in multiple perspectives on the history, hypothetical and imagined future of CHIJMES and the surrounding area.
Date: August 19-27, 2022
Time: 7 pm – midnight
Where: CHIJMES, The Lawn
Exclusive dining and retail offers
Also be sure to check out exclusive dining and retail offers from Capitol Singapore and CHIJMES, such as:
- Glow in the Dark Shooters and LED Cocktails from Hopscotch
- Offer 1 for 1 of a wide range of main lines from a restaurant, am I addicted
- 30 percent off Flaming Volcano Chicken for $47.60 (UP $68) from Famous Treasures
- 20 percent off Flambe Alcoholic Banana Gula Melaka at $33.60++ (UP$42++) from New Ubin Seafood
For more information, please visit the website: nightfestival.gov.sg.
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