Festive Events under the Community Programmes Office

[Introduction] [Territory-wide Festive Events]
[Submission of Proposals and Criteria of Selection ] [Procedures ] [Enquiries]


The Community Programmes Office of the Leisure and Cultural Services Department is responsible for organizing territory-wide festival events.

Territory-wide Festive Events and Carnivals

Territory-wide Festive Events and Carnivals

Territory-wide festive events are presented during major festive occasions throughout the year, including the Lunar New Year Lantern Carnivals and Mid-Autumn Lantern Carnivals, which feature a variety of spectacular cultural and participatory activities by local and visiting artists. Other territory-wide carnivals include Summer Fun Party, Asian Ethnic Cultural Performances and Youth Band Marathon. Joint presentations with local organizations include Concert in the Park.

Submission of Proposals and Criteria of Selection

For the territory-wide festive events, the Community Programmes Office will consider proposals of quality programmes to be part of the festivals/carnivals. Proposal should reach the Office at least 9 months prior to the intended festivals for consideration and selection. Assessment of suitability of programmes will depend on the relevance of the proposal to the overall programming of the event, artistic merit, audience appeal and production cost.

Submission of Proposals and Criteria of Selection


All programme proposals will be considered by the Programme Co-ordinating Committee of the Community Programmes Office. A detailed assessment of the applicant, including viewing of video clips or attending the rehearsals or performances to assess the artistic standard will be conducted.


Tel 2591 1340
Office Address   11/F, Queen Elizabeth Stadium
18, Oi Kwan Road, Wanchai
Hong Kong
Fax 2591 0322 / 2575 0864