Quincy August Moon Festival
The festival will open at 11:00AM with a Lion Dance ceremony. The festival is a community event filled with vendors, food trucks, games, and activities for children, and performances throughout the day.
The Festival will open with a traditional Lion Dance at 11 a.m, followed by hours of live entertainment, amusements, food vendors, fun activities and cultural traditions for people of all ages and backgrounds to enjoy.
This year's event will feature a new Youth Village, with crafts and food demos run by and made for teens. Festival-goers can also look forward to Chinese painting demos, amusement rides and pony rides.
The South Shore YMCA will host a Children's Area with free games, prizes and face painting.
Foodies can anticipate a food court abundant with various offerings of desserts, bubble tea and savory dishes from restaurants and food trucks. Come join us for a day of fun!
Festival highlights include: a sampling of traditional moon cakes; food vendors; exhibitors representing various countries; cultural performances on the main stage; activities for children; and entertainment for elders.
August Moon is the second biggest holiday in China and is also celebrated in other Asian countries such as Vietnam, Korea, Malaysia, and Singapore. The celebration of this event in Quincy will help the community learn about Asian cultures and will give many countries (Asian and non-Asian) a chance to share their culture with the community.
The festival is a free event presented by Quincy Asian Resources, Inc. (QARI), and will take place from approximately 1400 to 1600 Hancock Street, a short walk from the Quincy Center MBTA station and close to free public parking.
The Quincy August Moon Festival is a family event offering entertainment for all ages. There will be performances of traditional and modern Asian music and dance as well as a children’s area with games and crafts.
For more information visit www.quincyasianresources.org.
11:00AM to 5:00PM
Lion Dance Ceremony is at 11:00AM
North Quincy MBTA Parking Lot, North Quincy, MA, 02169 map
North Quincy MBTA Parking Lot
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