Let The Macao Light Festival Leave You Dazzled!

Let The Macao Light Festival Leave You Dazzled!
Street decorations in Macao, Photo Credit: Shutterstock

Turn your Christmas into a colourful one at the Macao Light Festival that will be on till the end of 2018

OT Staff
December 22 , 2018
01 Min Read

Are you still trying to figure out where to go for your winter break? Think no more. If you adore vibrant colours, unique art performances and love to try new cuisines, then Macao is where you should be. The Macao Light Festival 2018 - Time Travel in Macao will leave you dazzled. Taking all the guests through some stunning past and future experiences of Macao, it promises to offer an exceptional show. It began on December 2 and will continue till the end of the month. 

The sky was covered with drones during the inaugural ceremony, portraying the iconic tale of Macao. Keeping up the reputation of the city for being the UNESCO Creative City of Gastronomy, the ‘Gastronomy Night Market’ and the ‘Food Truck x Light’ will provide fancy delicacies to the visitors. Even the drinks provided at the festival would be illuminated! Sway your body to the rhythm during the concerts or go get a robotic arm and enjoy some gaming with others.


The festival started its journey in 2015 and has resulted in huge tourist footfalls over the following years. There are 3 themed routes across 5 districts connecting 11 destinations. Experience the local culture, food, architecture and creativity on these streets. Download the Macao light festival app from App store or Google play and let it guide your way through the light.

Go around creating memories with ‘Mak Mak’ the Macao tourism mascot and shop some souvenirs. The famous church of St. Paul’s has risen from its ruins to startle you with those enchanting illuminations and many other activities to keep you entertained till the end of 2018.

For more info see: Macao Light Festival

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