SOUTH COAST PLAZA PRESENTS AUTUMN HARVEST FESTIVAL
WHAT: South Coast Plaza is pleased to present the Autumn Harvest Festival, September 15 to October 1, including festive décor, a gourmet mooncake pop-up kiosk, and a “Discover Beautiful China” photo exhibition.
ABOUT: Autumn Harvest is a multi-cultural celebration acknowledging the Mid-Autumn Festival (Chinese), Cheosuk (Korean) and Tet Trung Thu (Vietnamese) celebrations. Traditionally observed on the 15th day of the 8th month of the lunar calendar which lands on September 29, this significant holiday is a time for gathering (full moon signifies family reunion), thanksgiving (giving thanks for good harvest) and praying (for good fortune).
WHEN: September 15 – October 1, 2023.
WHERE: South Coast Plaza, 3333 Bristol Street, Costa Mesa, California HIGHLIGHTS AND ACTIVITIES:
- Stroll the beautiful Garden Terrace, transformed into a moon gazing terrace with colorful lanterns and lively décor.
- On weekends during the festival, guests may visit the Gourmet Mooncake and Desserts by Yu Cake Pop-up on level two in the Nordstrom wing. Crafted exclusively for South Coast Plaza by Yu Cake, each gift set comprises eight mini mooncakes in four distinct flavors, priced at $88. The design of the exquisite gift box is an ode to ancient Chinese ceramic vases, with double doors that unveil four drawers. Gourmet Mooncake and Desserts by Yu Cake will be available September 15-17 (Friday – Sunday) and September 22-24 (Friday – Sunday).
- Plus, receive a gift of Mooncakes by Yu Cakes and a $100 South Coast Plaza gift card with a minimum of $1,888 in same-day purchases from any combination of South Coast Plaza boutiques and restaurants (excluding department stores). Gift is redeemable at the Concierge Desk in the Saks Wing and available while supplies last.
- Enjoy a photo exhibition Nihao China! – Explore the Yellow River, Discover Beautiful China, on level two in the Nordstrom wing. Presented by Consulate General of the People’s Republic of China and National Tourist Office, the exhibition presents a photographic journey along the Yellow River, unveiling a captivating tapestry of diverse landscapes, enchanting ecological wonders, and cultural legacies.