Lam Tsuen Wishing Tree in Tai Po to host Lam Tsuen Wishing Night Market, free shuttle bus services provided

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Lam Tsuen Wishing Tree. Picture credit: Hong Kong Tourism Board.

3rd February 2024 – (Hong Kong) In an effort to extend the joyful atmosphere of the Lunar New Year Wishing Festival into the evenings, Lam Tsuen Wishing Tree in Tai Po’s Lam Tsuen Square will host the much-anticipated “Lam Tsuen Wishing Night Market” from the 7th to the 13th of this month. This event promises to be a unique and memorable experience for both locals and tourists alike.

At the heart of the night market will be the renowned Lam Tsuen Wishing Tree, which has gained popularity for its innovative concept of allowing visitors to make wishes on glowing light-emitting plaques. This one-of-a-kind tree provides a spiritual and enchanting backdrop for individuals to express their hopes and dreams. To enhance the overall ambience, the organisers have also incorporated various illuminated lanterns and decorative installations throughout the market, creating a picturesque setting for visitors to capture memorable photographs against the backdrop of the Lam Tsuen village’s nighttime scenery.

Beyond its captivating aesthetics, the Lam Tsuen Wishing Night Market will also feature a wide array of attractions and activities. Visitors can indulge in a carnival-like atmosphere with gaming booths, offering opportunities to test their luck and win exciting prizes. Additionally, the market will showcase a diverse selection of traditional and street food delicacies, as well as local agricultural and fishery products, allowing visitors to savour the flavours of the region while exploring the vibrant stalls.

To facilitate convenient access to the event, free shuttle buses will be available to transport visitors between Tai Wo Bus Terminus and Lam Tsuen Square. Furthermore, a dedicated service line will be established at Heung Yuen Wai to cater to cross-border travellers, ensuring hassle-free transportation options. In line with the increased visitor traffic, public transportation services will also be bolstered during the night market period.

It is important to note that parking will not be available in the vicinity of the event site. Therefore, attendees are advised to utilise public transportation when travelling to the Lam Tsuen Wishing Night Market.