Hong Kong Chung Yeung Festival Holiday
Chung Yeung Festival in Hong Kong is a special day when people gather at their ancestor memorials. The day has been declared as a public holiday in the city of Hong Kong and Macau and most businesses and all schools are closed on the occasion. The festival has many names like Autumn Remembrance, Festival of High Places, and Double-Ninth. Just like the Ching Ming Festival, which happens every spring; it is a special day to visit the ancestor memorials in Hon Kong. Families in the city congregate at cemeteries and indulge in ancient practices and rituals of worshipping their ancestors.