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Macao Light Festival

Explore the Light

01-31.12.2019

Themed as “Explore the Light” this year, Macao Tourism Mascot “MAK MAK” will join local and visiting spectators to explore four glittery routes and Macao’s evolving cityscape over the last two decades through different angles in the art of light. The adventure will be reminiscent of stories and memories belonging to the people of Macao, and evoke the joy brought by celebrations of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the Macao SAR.

Route Map

Route 1: Light of Age

North District

“Light of Age” in the northern district will connect different places including Leisure Area in Rua do General Ivens FerrazLeisure Area at Baía Norte do Patane and Macau (Yat Yuen) Canidrome. Various spots will be festooned along the route to sparkle like a star-studded sky. Spectators can get lost in the beauty of “Eight Planets” at Leisure Area in Rua do General Ivens Ferraz, hop onto a future spaceship for an experience of “Space Travel”, or enjoy a walk down the memory lane through different decades in Macao with the mapping show “Memory of Macau Canidrome” at Macau (Yat Yuen) Canidrome.Route

Leisure Area in Rua do General Ivens Ferraz→ Leisure Area at Baía Norte do Patane→ Macau (Yat Yuen) Canidrome Tips for Transportation

Leisure Area at Rua do General Ivens Ferraz1A, 4, 26, 26A, 32, 33, N1A, N1B, N2
Leisure Area at Baia Norte do Patane1A, 4, 26, 26A, 32, 33, N1A, N1B, N2
Macau Yat Yuen Canidrome1, 1A, 3, 7 9, 9A, 23, 33, N1A, N1B

ROUTE 2: Light of Memory

Central District/ St. Lazarus Parish

“Light of Memory” in the central district and St. Lazarus’ Parish will connect Leisure Area at Largo da SéRuins of St. Paul’sRua dos ErvanáriosLargo do Pagode do Bazar and Calçada da Igreja de S. Lázaro. Spectators can experience the fun of “Swinging Cascade” and “AR Magic Sandbox” at Largo do Pagode do Bazar. “Homey Lamp” at Calçada da Igreja de S. Lázaro, will project different home lightings commonly used in different ages, which will mirror the changes in people’s life in Macao.Route

Leisure Area at Largo da Sé→ Ruins of St. Paul’s→ Rua dos Ervanários→ Largo do Pagode do Bazar→ Calçada da Igreja de S. LázaroTips for Transportation

Central District/ St. Lazarus Parish3, 3A, 4, 6A, 8A, 19, 26A, 33, N1A

ROUTE 3: Light of Colours

Nam Van & Sai Van District

“Light of Colors” in Nam Van and Sai Van Districts will cover Anim’Arte NAM VANNam Van Lake Nautical Centrethe White awning at Nam Van as well as St. Joseph’s Seminary Church. The route will feature a cascade projection titled “Floating Wonder”, a mega light installation “Glistening Lotus” and more, besides an encounter with “Big Mak”, a huge 12-meter-tall balloon “MAK MAK” at Anim’Arte NAM VAN. Audiences can enjoy “Flow of Melody”, a piano performance paired with light installation, or shop for local signature delicacies and cultural and creative products in “Anim’Arte Market”.Route

Anim’Arte NAM VAN→ Nam Van Lake Nautical Centre→ the White awning at Nam Van→ St. Joseph’s Seminary ChurchTips for Transportation

Nam Van Lake Nautical Centre6B, 9, 9A, 18, 18B, 23, 32, N2
Anim’Arte NAM VAN6B, 9, 9A, 18, 18B, 23, 32, N2
White awning at Nam Van6B, 9, 9A, 18, 18B, 23, 32, N2
St. Joseph’s Seminary Church9, 16, 18, 28B

ROUTE 4: Light of Harmony

Nossa Senhora do Carmo Parish

“Light of Harmony” at Our Lady of Carmel Parish will cover the Taipa HousesLargo dos Bombeiros and the square in front of Pak Tai Temple. “Tide of Love” will project light effects resembling ocean tides at Taipa Houses, creating harmonious scenery imbued with romantic aroma. A mapping show named “Carnival” will be staged at Largo dos Bombeiros to showcase the cultural gems and culinary delights from Portugal, bringing to life the creative dynamic of Macao as a UNESCO Creative City of Gastronomy.Route

Taipa Houses→ Largo dos Bombeiros→ the square in front of Pak Tai TempleTips for Transportation

Nossa Senhora do Carmo Parish11, 15, 22, 28A, 30, 33, 34

Information Counter

Information counters are set up at the Nam Van Lake Nautical CentreAnim’Arte NAM VANLargo do pagoda do BazarLeisure Area at Baía Norte do Patane and Taipa Houses. Residents and visitors may obtain event information and redeem gifts there.

**MGTO reserves the right to change the program without prior notice.

Know More

Please stay tuned to more information about the Macao Light Festival 2019 in the ways below:

  1. Download the mobile app of Macao Light Festival 2019 from App StoreGoogle Play or through this link
  2. Follow MGTO’s WeChat ID “mgtoweixin”
  3. Follow “2019澳門光影節 Macao Light Festival” on Facebook
  4. Follow “macaolightfestival2019” on Instagram
  5. Follow “2019澳门光影节” on Weibo
  6. MGTO’s website: www.macaotourism.gov.mo

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