Macau Shopping Festival 2017

December 3-13, 2017 | One Central Promenade | Website

The most exciting annual event of “Macau Shopping Festival 2017” is back to bring the festive atmosphere throughout the city this December! The Macau Shopping Festival 2017 Organizing Committees is chaired by the Macao International Brand Enterprise Commercial Association (MIBA), supported by the Macao SAR Government, sponsored by the Macao Foundation, Macau Government Tourist Office (MGTO), and the Industrial and Commercial Development Fund.

The Macau Shopping Festival 2017 takes place on 3rd to 13th December 2017, which this year’s event will continue to embrace the concept of diversification of leisure and tourism and will strive to become the shopping event of-the-year with the goal of bringing all visitors of Macau the world-class shopping and traveling experience.

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2nd International Film Festival: Macao

December 8-14, 2017 | The Macao Cultural Center | Website

The second International Film Festival & Awards: Macao (IFFAM) will take place from December 8 through 14, 2017. With this year’s theme set as “A New Avenue to the World of Films”, the IFFAM is sure to bring a great deal of fresh and innovative cinematic experiences to audiences in Macao. This year's festival will showcase over 40 international films to be judged and awarded across several categories by esteemed figures in the film industry.

This year, the IFFAM will be hosted to the public at the Macao Cultural Centre. Tickets will be available for online purchase through starting on November 8, 2017. Tickets will also be available at the screening venue during the festival.

Lantern Festival

Macao International Parade

Sunday, December 17, 2017 | Website

The Macao International Parade provides local arts groups a performance platform to express their creativity while encouraging participants to showcase their creative talent so as to increase competitiveness. It aims to promote the diversified development of Macao’s cultural industries and create opportunities for local artists to observe and conduct exchange activities with international performing groups. In order to celebrate the 18th anniversary of Macao’s Handover to China, this year the Macao International Parade will be held on Sunday, December 17, 2017.

Themed with the features of local districts and historic monuments, the Parade encourages artists to display their creativity and patriotic love for Macao.

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Macao International Parade

Thomas & The Little Big Club ALL STARS

November 14, 2017 - March 31, 2018 | The Sands Cotai | Website

Sands Resorts Macao is thrilled to be bringing a new line-up of family-friendly entertainment with the arrival of some of the most popular characters from the world of children’s entertainment – Thomas & The Little Big Club ALL STARS is coming to Sands Cotai Central from now to March 31, 2018.

The Little Big Club ALL STARS invite you to come sing, dance, dress up and have fun at one of the specially created activities at Sands Cotai Central. Families are invited to get together and have fun with larger than life characters like Thomas the Tank Engine, Barney the Dinosaur, Pingu, and Angelina Ballerina.

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Thomas & Friends
Barney & Friends