2017 festival date:

Saturday, September 23 (12 - 6 p.m.) - IUPUI Wood Plaza

Lions, Dragons and Drums! 


Chinese Festival

The city of Indianapolis is hosting the seventh annual Indianapolis Chinese Festival downtown on September 23, at IUPUI's Wood Plaza from noon to 6 p.m.. This festival is held during the month of Chinese Moon Festival, which is the second largest Chinese festival after Chinese New Year.  The Moon festival in China is a celebration of the harvest with family and friends.

The Chinese Festival in Indianapolis is hosted by the Indianapolis Mayor's Office and is a collaboration between a number of local Chinese organizations, including the Confucius Institute in Indianapolis, American China Society of Indiana (ACSI), Eli Lilly Chinese Culture Network, Indiana Families for Adoption Community and Education (I-FACE), Indianapolis Chinese Community, Inc. (ICCCI), Indianapolis Chinese Performing Arts, Indy Asian American Times, and IUPUI Chinese School.