Best of What’s On this Week: 10 August 2018

Let us inspire you with our pick of what's on around Hong Kong this week, 10 August 2018!

Best of What's On in Hong Kong for week of 10 August 2018

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Things to Do in Hong Kong this Week: 10 August 2018

Chinese Opera Festival

Chinese opera singers

Opera talent from across China will deliver a range of performances during this two month-long festival, featuring artists from the Xiaobaihua Yue Opera Troupe of Shaoxing, Shanghai Kunqu Opera Troupe, and Second Troupe of the China National Peking Opera Company, to name a few.

When:      Until 12 August 2018
Where:     Various venues
Tickets:    from $150, Event Website


Radwimps: Asia Live Tour 2018


Radwimps from Japan is coming to Hong Kong. Don’t miss the chance to watch their powerful live performance and explore their music world!

When:     15 August 2018
Where:    Kowloonbay International Trade and Exhibition Center, Kowloon
Tickets:  From $580, HK Ticketing


Exclusive Royal Academy of Dance Performance

In a partnership between the Royal Academy of Dance and the Mandarin Oriental, some of the finest young dancers from around the world will perform in the hotel lobby. Guests will enjoy the best viewpoints of the choreographed performance while dining on a classic afternoon tea at the Clipper Lounge and the Lobby Lounge.

When:     11-12 August 2018
Where:    Mandarin Oriental, Hong Kong
Tickets:  $398, 2825 4000 or [email protected]


Free Yoga Class in Central

Join Free Yoga Classes hosted by Andiappan Yoga Community each Sunday. The classes are led by professionally-trained International Yoga Academy yoga instructors who believe in the benefits of yoga and are committed to sharing their experience with others in the community.

When:     Every Sunday through 14 October 2018
Where:    Pier 10, Central
Tickets:  Free event, sign-up Facebook Event


Pure Playground @ Summerfest

Pure Playground at Hong Kong's Summerfest

A saturday filled with fitness, games and classes like #YogaForAll, this year’s edition is bigger and bolder than before with plenty of fun and amazing surprises in store for everyone.

When:     11 August 2018
Where:    Central Harbourfront Event Space
Tickets:  Free, Event Website


#EATRARE Dinner Series

It is in nod to an ancient cattle breed and a preview to a slew of specials that 22 Ships’ own Aaron gillespie and heritage foods purveyor, Bennet Lee, will present a two-night dinner series, #EATRARE. The ticketed event will showcase specialty beef from Belted Galloways aka “Belties” from Whitewater Dash, a small family farm located within the beautiful Lake District National Park, England.

When:     14-15 August 2018
Where:    22 Ships, Wan Chai
Tickets:  $688, Ticketflap


Discovery Bay Sunday Market

Discovery Bay Sunday Market

This weekend market by Handmade Hong Kong offers DIY Indie Arts, Crafts and other goods from small traders. Stay for dinner at one of the designated fabulous D’Deck restaurants and enjoy a free ferry ride back to Central.

When:     12 August, 9 September and 14 October 2018
Where:    Discovery Bay Plaza
For more information:  Event Website


W Hong Kong x Summer Crush Pool Party

Pool Party at The W

Head to W Hong Kong to soak in the Summer Crush heat with their 10th year of heating up the summer with their exciting pool parties. The parties will feature exciting new programming including the hottest DJs, champagne cocktails, luminous projections and captivating live performances at W Hong Kong’s iconic rooftop outdoor pool.

When:     11 August, 1 September 2018
Where:    WET Pool, 76/F W Hong Kong
Tickets:  $500 on the door, $400 in advance on the Event Website


[email protected] Harbourfront

The SummerFest calendar is packed with more than 20 free events for the entire family. Enjoy art installations, games and park facilities, plus the XXL Playground featuring five giant inflatable games to jump around in: ‘Twist Your Body’, ‘Attack on Bowling’, ‘Kick Shot’, ‘Dart Ball Hero’ and ‘BasketTall’.

When:     7 July – 26 August 2018
Where:    Central Harbourfront
For more information, Event Website


Windsor x PJ Masks Heroes Alliance

PJ Masks

A meet and greet session with your kids’ favourite PJ Masks characters. Take a photo with Gekko, Catboy and Owlette and shop exclusive PJ Masks merchandise.

When:     14 July – 28 August
Where:    Customer Service Center, Windsor House
For more information:  Event Website


Funtastic Summer at Discovery Bay

Tai Pak Beach at Discovery Bay turns into a giant, or should we say, Jurassic Water Park this summer. Kids will love slipping down the Jurassic Water Slide and splashing about on the hand-paddled boats. Parents can take part in the Family Roller Game and witness their little ones compete in the Mini Summer Olympics, with Sticky Soccer and Super Baseball games. Over at DB North Plaza, more fun is to be had with Whac-A-Mole, balloon twisting, body painting and more. Height restriction on most attractions is 90cm-130cm.

When:     21 July – 12 August 2018
Where:    Tai Pak Beach and DB North Plaza
For more information:  Facebook


International Arts Carnival

The arts carnival will bring an exquisite line-up of overseas and local shows and participative activities, offering a wondrous taste of performing arts for the whole family. Highlights include Hansel and Gretel by Scottish Ballet, Bedtime Stories by Upswing, electroluminescent puppetry, multimedia shadow puppets, music theatre for babies and much more.

When:     6 July -12 August 2018
Where:    Various Venues
For more information:  Event Website


International Children’s and Youth Film Carnival 2018

It’s summertime and this annual movie fest is back again with a total of four sections including “Feature Films”, “Youthful Encounters”, “Film Tunnel” and “World Animation & Shorts” with 13 feature films and 23 animation and shorts form 22 countries, a total of 60 film screenings will be presented at venues across the city.

When:     6 July – 12 August
Where:    Various venues
Tickets:  $60, Urbtix


Ocean Park’s Summer Carnivalsummer carnival at Ocean Park

Ocean Park is launching their brand new summer celebration with over a hundred elite performers from all over the world. The celebration will consist of the biggest ever carnival at Ocean Park with amazing shows to be staged every hour, including two animal-themed grand parades during both the day and night, authentic Caribbean cultural shows and more.

When:     30 June – 2 September 2018
Where:    Ocean Park
For more information:  Ocean Park Website


Potter x Harry’s Magic

In this magical and musical programme, the orchestra will introduce magical stories to the audience by a live orchestral performance of orchestral works. The performance will be accompanied by Harry Wong’s magic performance, storytelling, and projection of slides.

When:     10 August 2018
Where:    Hong Kong City Hall Concert Hall
Tickets:  From $160, Urbtix


Peppa Pig Great Vacation

Peppa Pig Great Vacation is an indoor carnival-style event that has 11 fun zones with interactive elements to motivate children to develop their physical capabilities.

When:     15-21 August 2018
Where:    KITEC, Kowloon
Tickets:  $200, HK Ticketing



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