How many days is the Mid-Autumn Festival? The festival is held each year in November for 3 days.
Is Mid Autumn and Mooncake Festival the same? The Mid-autumn Festival (or Zhong Qiu Jie in Mandarin), also known as the Mooncake Festival, falls on the 15th day of the eighth lunar month. It is called the Mid-autumn Festival because the 15th day is the middle of a month, and the eighth lunar month is in the middle of autumn.
How long is Chinese Mid-Autumn Festival 2021?
Mid-Autumn Festival Dates in 2022, 2023, 2024
|2021||September 21 (Tuesday)||Sep. 19 to 21|
|2022||September 10 (Saturday)||Sep. 10 to 12|
What is the story of Mid-Autumn Festival? The central legend associated with Mid-Autumn Festival concerns the goddess Chang’e. This tale tells of how, long ago, the Earth had 10 suns, the heat of which ravaged the world with a terrible drought. At the request of the Emperor of Heaven, the great archer Hou Yi shot down nine of the suns, saving life on Earth.