Best of What’s On this Week: 18 January 2019

Let us inspire you with our pick of what's on around Hong Kong this week, 18 January 2019!

18 January 2019 Best of What's On in Hong Kong

Planning for the week ahead? Let us help with these highlights of what’s on in HK this week 18 January 2019. Want more? Check out our comprehensive what’s on guide with full listings for the months ahead here.

Things to Do in Hong Kong this Week: 18 January 2019

Hong Kong Love Stories: Volume 1 – The Beginning of Us

Hong Kong Love Stories

Is it possible to find true love in Hong Kong? Mimi and Freddy have never met but are alike in many ways. The performance is an account of their comical misadventures, enduring one bad date after another, as they search for true love in the city.

Is it possible to find true love in Hong Kong? Mimi and Freddy have never met but are alike in many ways. The performance is an account of their comical misadventures, enduring one bad date after another, as they search for true love in the city.

When:     16-26 January 2019
Where:    HK Fringe Club, Underground Theatre
Tickets:  Special Price for HK HUB Readers – $300 including a free drink (Enter promo code LOVEVIP), $300 for Fringe members, $380 for non-members, Ticketflap


Mamma Mia!

Mamma Mia Hong Kong

Set on a Greek island paradise where the sun always shines, Mamma Mia, is an exhilarating tale of love, friendship and identity told through the timeless hits of ABBA.

When:     16-27 January 2019
Where:    HKAPA, Lyric Theatre
Tickets:  From $330, HK Ticketing


LvO Boutique x Tove & Libra CNY Pop-Up Sale

LvO Boutique x Tove and Libra

While local brand Tove & Libra prides itself in quality basics – made from cotton, cashmere and wool – LvO Boutique stands for glamorous silk dresses and statement pieces. Shiny or down to earth? This pop-up in TST has got you covered with sale items up to 50% off.

When:     17-18 January 2019
Where:    Tove & Libra Showroom, 2/F East Ocean Centre, TST East
For more information:  Lvo Boutique or Tove and Libra Showroom


Marcus Brigstocke LIVE in Hong Kong

Marcus Brigstocke

Marcus Brigstocke won BBC New Comedian of 1996 and has since emerged as a major comedy, writing and acting talent, performing in the UK and beyond. Marcus will be supported in this show by comedian Andre Vincent.

When:     17-19 January 2019
Where:    Tamarind, Wan Chai
Tickets:  From $388, Ticketflap


5th Anniversary AIA Carnival

The AIA Carnival is once again returning to Hong Kong, celebrating its 5th anniversary. In addition to a wide variety of rides, installations, selfies boards and both street and stage entertainment programme’s, The Great Circus of Europe will be returning as will celebrity chef Christian Yang to oversee the carnival food.

When:     14 December 2018 – February 17 2019 (Except Friday January 11th)
Where:    Central Harbourfront Event Space
Tickets:  From $120 for adults and $85 for kids, Event Website


The Great Circus of Europe

Great Circus of Europe

Europe’s largest circus is returning to Hong Kong with an all new spectacular show. Every act will be appearing in Hong Kong for the very first time. Check out our review here.

When:     14 December 2018 – 17 February 2019
Where:    Central Harbourfront Event Space
Tickets:  From $150, Ticketflap


Aerial Arts Academy Graduation Show

Aerial Arts Theatre

Hong Kong’s first home of Aerial and Pole Arts will be celebrating its ten-year anniversary by putting on their renowned showcase at the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts. The event promises to be an evening of captivating acts, dazzling costumes and music you will want to shake to!

When:     19 January 2019
Where:    HKJC Amphitheatre, HKAPA, Wan Chai
Tickets:  From $190, HK Ticketing


LaughterLaughs @ The Aftermath

Garron Chiu

Some of the best and brightest stand-up comedians in Hong Kong will join together in one show. The headliner will be Garron Chiu, an American-born stand-up comedian based in Hong Kong who was the winner of the Hong Kong International Comedy Competition 2018.

When:     24 January 2019
Where:    The Aftermath, Central
Tickets:  $200, Ticketflap


PETA’s Pigs for Pints

PETA is hosting their first ever fundraiser in Hong Kong, in which H.K. Lovecraft, a local brewery, will launch its new beer “Doppelbock.” Aside from getting the exclusive, first taste of the new brew, tickets include 6 beer tasters or two pints, vegan snacks, door prizes and more!

When:     21 January 2019
Where:    Hong Kong Island Taphouse, Tin Hau
Tickets:  $248, Event Website


Mighty Oaks Green Charity Fair

This shopping fair will feature green vendors from all over Hong Kong. Mighty Oaks will match each dollar you spend and donate it to Against Child Abuse Hong Kong. There will be other activities such as a Hand Cream workshop, a toy and book swap, game booths, free eye exams and much more.

When:     19 January 2019
Where:    Mighty Oaks, Kennedy Town
For more information:  Facebook Event


The Magnificent DJ Jazzy Jeff

DJ Jazzy Jeff

Jazzy Jeff is known for being a star in Fresh Prince of Bellair, but so too is he a hip hop pioneer and icon who has won three Grammy Awards, and numerous other awards. You’ll find him running the party at Cassio this weekend.

When:     18 January 2019
Where:    Cassio, Central
For more information:  Facebook Event


LTJ Bukem

LTJ Bukem

Subcultured, the folks who brought you Goldie on the beach (twice), have confirmed drum and bass legend, DJ, producer, pioneer and all-round gentleman, LTJ Bukem for a one-off, intimate show in Hong Kong.

When:     19 January 2019
Where:    Mazu, Lan Kwai Fong
Tickets:  From $380, Ticketflap


SPARK: The Science of Art and Creativity


Free and open to the public, SPARK is Hong Kong’s first festival celebrating creativity across the arts, sciences and education. The 3-day festival will feature 37 exciting events with something for everyone: from controlling a movie with your brain and virtual time travel to experiencing a tornado live on stage and exploring classic literature through Minecraft.

When:     18-20 January 2019
Where:    Tai Kwun Centre for Heritage and Arts, Central
Tickets:  Free and open to the public, some events require registration, Event Website


Disney on Ice Mickey’s Super Celebration

Disney on Ice

Grab your mouse ears and get ready for the ultimate interactive event honouring the “True Original,” Mickey Mouse. Minnie Mouse, Donald Duck and Goofy will join Mickey on a journey. There will be many other exciting appearances including the first live show in Asia of Moana on ice.

When:     24-27 January 2018
Where:    Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, Wan Chai
Tickets:  From $300, HK Ticketing


Want to find more events around Hong Kong? Check out our complete what’s on guide here.

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