A Mid-Autumn Festival lantern display at Victoria Park in Causeway Bay. The spike in Covid-19 cases is casting a shadow over celebrations. Photo: Jonathan Wong
A Mid-Autumn Festival lantern display at Victoria Park in Causeway Bay. The spike in Covid-19 cases is casting a shadow over celebrations. Photo: Jonathan Wong

There will be mooncakes and lanterns, but spike in Hong Kong Covid-19 infections dampens Mid-Autumn Festival mood

  • Restaurants say diners put off by Covid-19 testing requirements are choosing to celebrate at home
  • Fewer families are eating out compared with last year, when infection numbers were much lower

A Mid-Autumn Festival lantern display at Victoria Park in Causeway Bay. The spike in Covid-19 cases is casting a shadow over celebrations. Photo: Jonathan Wong
A Mid-Autumn Festival lantern display at Victoria Park in Causeway Bay. The spike in Covid-19 cases is casting a shadow over celebrations. Photo: Jonathan Wong
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