Moon Festival 中秋节

Mid-Autumn Festival (中秋节 zhōng qiū jié) is celebrated on the 15th day of the eighth month of the lunar calendar. Each year the festival varies according to our calendar, this year was on October 4th, 2017 and in 2018 will be on September 24th, 2018. Mid-Autumn festival is similar to that of Thanksgiving as it is a time for family gathering. Families get together to celebrate together eating moon cake, telling folk tales, and watching the moon.

Making a moon cake