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Mid-Autumn Festival: Enjoy the lanterns

People walk past the light up of Dragonfly Bridge at Gardens by the Bay. -- ST PHOTO: ONG WEE JIN
People walk past the light up of Dragonfly Bridge at Gardens by the Bay. -- ST PHOTO: ONG WEE JIN
Fireworks seen above the supertrees at the lighting up ceremony by ESM Goh Chok Tong at Gardens by the Bay. -- ST PHOTO: ONG WEE JIN
Fireworks seen above the supertrees at the lighting up ceremony by ESM Goh Chok Tong at Gardens by the Bay. -- ST PHOTO: ONG WEE JIN
Opening of lanterns displays and cultural activities at Mid-Autumn Festival at Gardens by the Bay. -- ST PHOTO: ONG WEE JIN
Opening of lanterns displays and cultural activities at Mid-Autumn Festival at Gardens by the Bay. -- ST PHOTO: ONG WEE JIN
A woman takes a picture of a lantern display at the Mid-Autumn Festival at Gardens by the Bay. -- ST PHOTO: ONG WEE JIN
A woman takes a picture of a lantern display at the Mid-Autumn Festival at Gardens by the Bay. -- ST PHOTO: ONG WEE JIN
People walk past the light up of Dragonfly Bridge at Gardens by the Bay. -- ST PHOTO: ONG WEE JIN
People walk past the light up of Dragonfly Bridge at Gardens by the Bay. -- ST PHOTO: ONG WEE JIN
A man's silhouette is cast against the reflections of the lantern display and the supertrees in the background. -- ST PHOTO: ONG WEE JIN
A man's silhouette is cast against the reflections of the lantern display and the supertrees in the background. -- ST PHOTO: ONG WEE JIN
Dragonfly Bridge can be seen lit up at Gardens by the Bay. -- ST PHOTO: ONG WEE JIN
Dragonfly Bridge can be seen lit up at Gardens by the Bay. -- ST PHOTO: ONG WEE JIN
People walk past the light up of Dragonfly Bridge at Gardens by the Bay. -- ST PHOTO: ONG WEE JIN
People walk past the light up of Dragonfly Bridge at Gardens by the Bay. -- ST PHOTO: ONG WEE JIN
These are some of the International Iconic Lanterns, comprising iconic and cultural landmarks of global cities in seven countries that are on display at Gardens by the Bay , Sept 3, 2014. -- ST PHOTO: LIM SIN THAI
These are some of the International Iconic Lanterns, comprising iconic and cultural landmarks of global cities in seven countries that are on display at Gardens by the Bay , Sept 3, 2014. -- ST PHOTO: LIM SIN THAI
These are some of the International Iconic Lanterns, comprising iconic and cultural landmarks of global cities in seven countries that are on display at Gardens by the Bay , Sept 3, 2014. -- ST PHOTO: LIM SIN THAI
These are some of the International Iconic Lanterns, comprising iconic and cultural landmarks of global cities in seven countries that are on display at Gardens by the Bay , Sept 3, 2014. -- ST PHOTO: LIM SIN THAI
These are some of the International Iconic Lanterns, comprising iconic and cultural landmarks of global cities in seven countries that are on display at Gardens by the Bay , Sept 3, 2014. -- ST PHOTO: LIM SIN THAI
These are some of the International Iconic Lanterns, comprising iconic and cultural landmarks of global cities in seven countries that are on display at Gardens by the Bay , Sept 3, 2014. -- ST PHOTO: LIM SIN THAI
These are some of the International Iconic Lanterns, comprising iconic and cultural landmarks of global cities in seven countries that are on display at Gardens by the Bay , Sept 3, 2014. -- ST PHOTO: LIM SIN THAI
These are some of the International Iconic Lanterns, comprising iconic and cultural landmarks of global cities in seven countries that are on display at Gardens by the Bay , Sept 3, 2014. -- ST PHOTO: LIM SIN THAI
These are some of the International Iconic Lanterns, comprising iconic and cultural landmarks of global cities in seven countries that are on display at Gardens by the Bay , Sept 3, 2014. -- ST PHOTO: LIM SIN THAI
These are some of the International Iconic Lanterns, comprising iconic and cultural landmarks of global cities in seven countries that are on display at Gardens by the Bay , Sept 3, 2014. -- ST PHOTO: LIM SIN THAI
These are some of the International Iconic Lanterns, comprising iconic and cultural landmarks of global cities in seven countries that are on display at Gardens by the Bay , Sept 3, 2014. -- ST PHOTO: LIM SIN THAI
These are some of the International Iconic Lanterns, comprising iconic and cultural landmarks of global cities in seven countries that are on display at Gardens by the Bay , Sept 3, 2014. -- ST PHOTO: LIM SIN THAI

It's lantern festival time all over again. And Gardens by the Bay has made special arrangements to showcase lanterns featuring iconic cultural elements from all over the world, such as Japan. A rainbow arch and hundreds of other colourful lanterns are on display.Visitors will also be able to catch nightly shows by local and Chinese performers during the Mid-Autumn festival and take part in lantern-making activities.Cuisine from China, Taiwan and Singapore will be on offer at the Asian Food Street. The 11-day event, organised jointly by the Chinese Newspapers Division of Singapore Press Holdings, People's Association and Gardens by the Bay, will open from 6pm to 11pm on weekdays, and 3pm to 11pm on weekends.Admission is free.