Celebrate The Mid-Autumn Festival At These Insta-Worthy Singapore Light Displays

Megan Zara Walsh Megan Zara Walsh - Staff Writer

Light Displays Mid-Autumn Festival 2021 Singapore

Time to capture some iconic shots under the full moon.

Singapore will mark its annual Mid-Autumn Festival on Tuesday, September 21. From colourful lanterns, impressive street decorations, unique mooncakes and plenty more cultural traditions…the city has taken extra measures to make this year special. And, like most Singaporeans, we love a good kick-ass photo. So why not take advantage of the stunning instagrammable light-up displays across the city. Here’s a list of the best ones during the Mid-Autumn Festival that are just picture-perfect.

1. Capitol Singapore

The Capitol Singapore Mall has put together a magical outdoor moonlit exhibition that is totally insta-worthy. Add colour to your Instagram feed with these magnificent backdrops of colourful rabbits, full moon displays, beautifully hung lanterns, and more. Wonderfully, if you share and tag @CapitolSingapore and #MidAutumnCapitolSG on Instagram, you could bags yourself a prize worth up to $500.

📍 13 Stamford Rd, Singapore 178905

2. Gardens By The Bay

Like always, Gardens By The Bay features an enchanting light-up display for you to visit. Think mystical sky lanterns scattered across Supertree Grove, rabbit trails, Korean paintings, whimsical deer, and much more representing the festival. It’s the perfect place to capture an awesome selfie or take memorable photographs of the 2021 display. Excitingly, this exhibition is available until October 3. Check the Gardens By The Bay website for more information.


📍 18 Marina Gardens Dr, Singapore 018953

3. Chinatown Point

Aiming to bring cheer to Singaporeans after almost two years of lockdowns, the Chinatown community have put in place a dazzling, creative and traditional installation. For example, you’ll find lanterns sculpted as mooncakes and rabbits across the streets, welcoming displays of flowers, and the Over The Moon Light installation (pictured), at Chinatown Point, that seems to be attracting masses of influencers. Indeed, one of the most picturesque backdrops you’ll find during the Mid-Autumn Festival.

📍 133 New Bridge Rd, Singapore 059413

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