In order to mark this year’s International Museum Day, eighteen Macao museums co-organize the “2016 Macao International Museum Day Carnival”, themed “The Mobile Museum – The Blending of Chinese and Western Cultures in Macao”. The Carnival’s opening ceremony will be held on Sunday, 8 May, at 3pm, at Calçada da Igreja de S. Lázaro. Representatives of the invited cultural entities from Guangdong Province and the Hong Kong Home Affairs Bureau and its respective museums will kick off a series of activities. The ceremony also includes the awards presentation ceremony of the “Photography Contest of the International Museum Day of Macao 2016”. The general public is welcome to the ceremony (in case of severe rain, the ceremony will be held at the Mount Fortress Corridor, located at Caminho dos Artilheiros. The public may refer to the relevant announcements).