Mid-Autumn is a traditional festival in Chinese. It's also called Autumn festive, August festival or Reunion festival and so on. It's often on August 15th in lunar calendar every year.
Since ancient times, the Mid-Autumn festival has the custom of offering sacrifices to the moon, appreciating the moon, worships the moon, eats the moon cake, appreciates the osmanthus blossom, drinks the osmanthus blossom wine, and so on.The Mid-Autumn festival with the moon round sign of reunion, for the sustenance of homesickness, homesickness of loved ones, pray for a bumper harvest, happiness, become rich, precious cultural heritage.Mid-Autumn festival and Dragon Boat Festival, Spring Festival, tomb-sweeping day and known as China's four traditional festivals.
On that day people usually go back home to have family reunion. Each family will have the members get together to have a big dinner. The most popular food is moon cakes. They are round and look like the moon.
The moon is the brightest this night. People ate the delicious food while they were enjoying a beautiful full moon in their yard. At this time, some old people would like to tell many past events and tell the children a story about thO rabbit. The children really believed that there was a rabbit on the moon. They wanted to go to the moon and have a look one day.