Explore Taipei

Articles for Events

Taiwan’s Dragon Boat Festival

Taiwan’s Dragon Boat Festival February 22, 2012 | Events, Travel Tips | Read More
The annual Dragon Boat Festival, one of the three major festivals in Taiwan along with Chinese New Year and Moon Festival, occurs each year on the fifth day of the fifth lunar month (usually during May or June). Visiting Taipei during the Dragon Boat Festival gives visitors a chance to experience firsthand...

Friday Photo: Offerings for Mid-Autumn Festival

Friday Photo: Offerings for Mid-Autumn Festival September 2, 2011 | Events | Read More
This year’s Mid-Autumn Festival falls on September 12, and one of the best places to catch a glimpse of the festivities is at one of Taipei’s temples. During the annual festival, families gather for barbeque, snack on mooncakes and pomelos, and visit the local temple to leave offerings for...

Winefest & Oktoberfest 2011

Winefest & Oktoberfest 2011 August 11, 2011 | Events, Food | Read More
Autumn not only brings cooler temperatures to Taipei, it also ushers in the season of all things German. Just because you’re in Asia doesn’t mean you have to miss out on the fall festivities. Wendel’s German Bakery & Bistro will be hosting two alcohol-centric events over the coming...

May Event Calendar

May Event Calendar May 9, 2011 | Events, Nightlife, Things to Do | Read More
This is the month of big concerts in Taipei. Whether or not you’re infected with the Bieber Fever or prefer more sophisticated tunes, there will probably be at least one show you won’t want to miss this month. In addition to concerts, you’ll find a few other Taipei events of interest...

Weekly Event Calendar- May 2

April 30, 2011 | Events, Nightlife, Things to Do | Read More
Here’s a quick rundown of what’s going on in Taipei this week. If you know of other events, please leave a comment with the info. Photo courtesy of eaglegrl76/Flickr Week-long Events Hakka Tung Blossom Festival The Hakka Tung Blossom Festival that started in late March continues this week,...

Mother’s Day in Taipei

Mother’s Day in Taipei April 27, 2011 | Events, Things to Do | Read More
This year Mother’s Day falls on Sunday, May 8, and if you happen to be in Taipei for the weekend, you’ll want to treat that special mother in your life to a nice day on the town. From brunch to special outings, this guide will give you all the information you need to know to plan a perfect...

Weekly Event Calendar- April 25

April 22, 2011 | Events, Nightlife, Things to Do | Read More
Here’s a quick rundown of what’s going on in Taipei this week. If you know of other events, please leave a comment with the info. Photo courtesy of eaglegrl76/Flickr Week-long Events Hakka Tung Blossom Festival The Hakka Tung Blossom Festival that started in late March continues this week, with...

Taipei International Flora Expo

Taipei International Flora Expo April 18, 2011 | Events, Things to Do, What's New | Read More
For the first time ever, Taipei is playing host to its first international certified standard exposition. It’s the last week of the Taipei International Flora Expo, so if you haven’t been, you still have a little time to join the ranks of over 8 million visitors to this year’s exhibition....

Weekly Event Calendar- April 18

April 16, 2011 | Events, Nightlife, Things to Do, What's New | Read More
Here’s a quick rundown of what’s going on in Taipei this week. If you know of other events, please leave a comment with the info. Photo courtesy of eaglegrl76/Flickr Week-long Events Hakka Tung Blossom Festival The Hakka Tung Blossom Festival that started in late March continues this week, with...

Easter in Taipei

Easter in Taipei April 15, 2011 | Events | Read More
This year, Easter falls on Sunday, April 24. While Taiwan may be far away from home and family, the city plays host to several Easter brunches where you can enjoy your favorite treats with other expats and visitors. Image courtesy of Care_SMC/Flickr Forumosa’s Annual Family Easter Brunch- Forumosa,...
x
Next Post:

Read More »