The Skylawn Difference
Chung Yeung 2022 & Wall of Honor
Chung Yeung Festival, also known as Autumn Remembrance, takes place on the ninth day of the ninth month of the Chinese lunar calendar. The festival is a day to respect and remember ancestors, a practice widely valued by the Chinese. On this day, families travel to the hillside to care for the graves of their ancestors and to make sacrifices of special paper money and paper winter clothing.
In-Park Celebration - Saturday, October 1 & Sunday, October 2
- 9:30am - Chanting & Blessing lead by the Sunflower Temple of San Francisco
- 12pm - Lion Dancers lead by the Yau Kung Moon Kung Fu Association of San Francisco
- 2pm - Sunflower Temple Closing Ceremony
- 1 - 3pm - Giant Kites, flying at the Lotus Garden
- 3pm - Drawing for free roundtrip trip airfare and hotel for two (Name to be drawn live on Sunday, October 2 at 3 pm.)
Wall of Honor Registration
We have created an online Wall of Honor where you can place the names of your departed loved ones and carry on the tradition of Chung Yeung that has been part of Chinese culture for more than 2,500 years.
Place your loved one's name on our virtual Wall of Honor or come to the Park to add the names of your departed loved ones to the physical wall we have built for the celebration.
Come out for additional giveaways, drawings, contests and special savings opportunities*:
- Enter to win roundtrip airfare and hotel accommodations for 2 valued at $3,888. Drawing takes place live on Sunday, October 2nd at 3pm.
- Sing Tao Radio contests in person and on the radio. 12 lucky winners can win $88!
- Get a $188 Target or Walmart gift card with new heritage purchase
- The first 300 visitors each day will receive a free kite to fly.
- Traditional Pot Rice meals provided to the first 300 people per day. Meals provided by Sun Maxim of San Francisco.
- Buses will be available from Oakland, San Francisco and Cupertino on both days. Only 30 seats are available per bus. Registration required for transportation. Call to register.
*Some restrictions apply. Call for more details: 888-691-9026
Location & Directions
Skylawn Memorial Park
Hwy 92 at Skyline Blvd., San Mateo, CA 94402