Pak Tai’s Birthday - falling on the third day of the third lunar month - commemorates the Supreme Emperor of the North or Emperor Xuan Wu as Pak Tai the water deity was known. With most past Taipa residents fishermen, it was natural that a Temple would be erected in his honour here. This year on his birthday (30/3, 12:00 noon), residents celebrate this big day with various activities in front of the temple, which notably include dragon dances, Cantonese Opera performances and traditional handicrafts exhibition (29/3-1/4, 7:30pm to 11:00pm, free admission).
Venue: Camões Square / Rua do Regedor, Taipa
Enquiries: (853) 2882 7295
Organizer: Taipa Residents Association
Map : Rua de Regedor
Macao Government Tourism Office, Cultural Affairs Bureau, Civic and Municipal Affairs Bureau, Macao Trade and Investment Promotion Institute, Macao Productivity and Technology Transfer Center, Macao Foundation, Macao Science Center, Macao Cultural Centre, Macao Orchestra, Macao Chinese Orchestra, Macao Museum, Macao Museum of Art, St. Anthony’s Church, Ponte 16 Macau, The Venetian Macao, Galaxy Macau, Studio City, MGM Macau, Parisian Macao, Beijing Huayan Group, Planet J Hong Kong Ltd., Ox Warehouse, Taipa Village Cultural Association, Macao Heritage Ambassadors Association, Rui Cunha Foundation, Art for All Society, Own Theatre Note: All information is provided by the organizers. Activities subject to change, please check with the organizers.