Yangon will be lit this weekend with Thadingyut celebrations and Halloween parties!
Thadingyut Full Moon Day Celebration
On 29 October, the Thadingyut Full Moon Day, 9,000 candles will be lit at 5:30 pm in honour of the solemn day at the Botahtaung Pagoda. It’s believed that on this day, Gautama Buddha descends from heaven and the worshippers welcome him back with candlelight and flowers. Similar ceremonies will be held in Mandalay and other regions, too.
Halloween parties across Yangon
One Piece-themed Haloween Party at FUSE
Dress as your favorite character from One Piece Universe or Halloween costumes to win incredible prizes! Immerse yourself in the One Piece world-themed decorations that will transport you to the blue sea.
4th floor, Myanmar Plaza 1 Sat Mhu Road, Yangon
4:30 pm onwards | 27-29 October
Halloween-themed feast at Melia
Prepare for a spine-chilling culinary adventure at the “Sinister Nun” themed Halloween Night Buffet at the Market Restaurant in Melia Yangon. Dare you to join the event for a night of haunting flavours and devilish delights. The live music is provided by the “Modern Yesterday Music Band”. The price is US$25 per person. Top up $15 for the Wine Package (sparkling, red, white, and cocktails).
No 192, Kaba Aye Pagoda Road, Bahan Township, Yangon
5:30 pm – 9:30 pm | 31 October
09 940 407 700, 01 934 5000
Trick or Treat Event at American Club Rangoon
Take your children to the Trick or Treat Celebration at American Club. The ticket for each kid is priced at Ks28,000 and there’ll be 25 spots for trick-or-treating. Parents and guardians don’t need to pay entry fees. Get your tickets here.
No 27, Malikha Street, Parami Road Mayangone Township, Yangon
3 pm – 6:30 pm | 28 October
Halloween party at Chindwin Pet Resort
This event is for parents of fur babies. Dress up as your favourite character and hang out with your pets. Playground entry, face and paw wash are reportedly free for every paw.
No 60, Chindwin Street, Windermere, Kamayut Township, Yangon
4 pm – 6 pm | 30 October