Best of What’s On this Week: 2 November 2018

Let us inspire you with our pick of what's on around Hong Kong this week, 2 November 2018!

Planning for the week ahead? Let us help with these highlights of what’s on in HK this week 2 November 2018. 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: 2 November 2018



International Heavy Metal stars Sinsaenum will visit Hong Kong as a part of their Repulsion For Humanity tour.

When:     2 November 2018
Where:    This Town Needs, Yau Tong
Tickets:  $380, Ticketflap


Buddha Passion

Grammy and Academy Award-winner Tan Dun leads over 100 vocalists, instrumentalists, and the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra & Chorus in the stirring Buddha Passion, a stunning east-west tribute to the legends of Dunhuang.

When:     2-3 November 2018
Where:    Hong Kong Cultural Centre Concert Hall
Tickets:  $280, Urbtix


The Big Picnic

Big Picnic

Billed as Hong Kong’s biggest community music and dance festival, this multi-cultural community concert event will feature exciting live and original performances from Hong Kong’s best and rising talent plus multiple special events.

When:     3 November 2018
Where:    Tai Pak Beach and Main Plaza, Discovery Bay
Tickets:  $80, Ticketflap


Dirty Boogie Rockabilly Festival 2018

The 7th year of Hong Kong’s only Rockabilly festival, will feature 3 bands this time around: The Hydrant from Indonesia, Tennessee Cats from Japan and Lew Lewis from the UK as well as The Boogie Playboys, your local Rockabilly Band!

When:     3 November 2018
Where:    The Fringe Club, Central
Tickets:  From $220, Ticketflap


Charlie Puth, Voicenotes

Charlie Puth

Grammy nominated, multiplatinum selling singer Charlie Puth is coming to Hong Kong to showcase his latest album ‘Voicenotes’.

When:     4 November 2018
Where:    Asia World Expo
Tickets:  from $888, HK Ticketing


1st Annual International Ballet of Stars

International Ballet of Stars

Celebrated ballet stars from around the globe join forces with the powerful artists of Hong Kong Ballet in the glittering 1st Annual International Ballet of Stars. This thrilling tour-de-force of a programme will include breathtaking star turns from Swan Lake, Le Corsaire and Don Quixote as well as stunning choreography and groundbreaking rock music.

When:     2 November 2018
Where:    Grand Theatre, Hong Kong Cultural Centre
Tickets:  From $140, tickets on sale 17 August, HK Ballet


The Kiss of Tosca

The Kiss of Tosca offers intoxicating music interwoven with explosive drama driving a story of love, desire and patriotism in this 90-minute adaptation of Puccini’s explosive opera.

When:     3 November 2018
Where:    The Annex, Central
Tickets:  $551.15, Eventbrite


HK Ballet presents Giselle

Hong Kong Ballet Giselle

Revisit one of the greatest romantic ballets of all time. Giselle is a passionate tale of love, betrayal and forgiveness. An array of international guest artists will dance alongside Hong Kong Ballet artists in the legendary lead roles.

When:     3-4 November 2018
Where:    Hong Kong Cultural Centre Grand Theatre
Tickets:  From $140, Urbtix


Massenet’s Cendrillon

Massenet's Cendrillon

For the first time ever, Massenet’s sumptuous take on the Cinderella program is coming to the Met with Joyce DiDonato starring in the title role, the event will be shown on screens at the HKAPA.

When:     3 November, 1 December 2018
Where:    Bethanie Theatre, HKAPA Bethanie Landmark Heritage Campus, Pokfulam
Tickets:  $210, HK Ticketing


Artemis Danza – The Barber of Seville Dance Performance

Artemis Danza

For the 150th anniversary of the death of Gioacchino Rossini, Artemis Danza will stage one of the most famous titles of the master from Pesaro: “The Barber of Seville”.

When:     6 November 2018
Where:    Youth Square, Chai Wan
Tickets:  Free, Eventbrite


Italian Cuisine & Wines World Summit

Italian Wine Summit

This one of a kind event brings to the city some of the best Italian chefs in the world, along with food and wine producers, and culinary experts to celebrate, promote and educate consumers about the beauty of Italian cuisine and ingredients.

When:     6 November 2018
Where:    Kerry Hotel, Kowloon
Tickets:  $2500, Facebook


Melbourne Cup Luncheon

Melbourne Cup Luncheon

Farmers Market and Angels for Children are hosting their 3rd Melbourne Cup Luncheon in collaboration with Venture Studios. The team is looking forward to opening the doors to new Melbourne Cup fans, all in their finery. They’ve planned a jam packed event with proceeds to benefit both Sunrise and Bali Kids for future projects in 2019.

When:     6 November 2018
Where:    Aberdeen Marina Club
Tickets:  From $990, Event Website


Country Club ITF Seniors Open 2018

The Country Club ITF Seniors Open offers the largest prize money among all senior tournaments in Hong Kong, creating a bold statement to establish the Country Club ITF Senior Open on the international tournament calendar and to attract high calibre senior players from Hong Kong, the Club itself, and from all around the world.

When:     5-9 November 2018
Where:    Hong Kong Country Club, Wong Chuk Hang
Tickets:  $20, Ticketflap


Hong Kong International Literary Festival

Hong Kong International Literary Festival

The Hong Kong Literary Festival is back with a fresh new look. This year it will be held in Tai Kwun, the city’s brand new art and heritage site right in the heart of the city. Susie Orbach, Geoff Dyer and Imtiaz Dharker will join other writers at this year’s edition of the festival.

When:     2-11 November 2018
Where:    Tai Kwun
For more information:  Event Website


Heritage Vogue – Hollywood Road

Heritage Vouge Hollywood Road Street Carnival

The Heritage Vogue – Hollywood Road 2018 Street Carnival is returning again this year with a series of exhibitions, workshops and performances that provide a unique opportunity for the public to experience the rich history, heritage, cultural and artistic ambience of Hollywood Road.

When:     4 November 2018
Where:    Hollywood Road
For more information:  Facebook Page


Hong Kong Disneyland 10K

Disney 10K

Held once a year, the official race inside Hong Kong Disneyland is back again in 2018! This year, Disney friends have something special planned: an all-star party along the running route! People of all ages are invited to bring their loved ones and get dressed up Disney attire at the Happiest Race on Earth! Shorter distances for young runners are available.

When:     3-4 November 2018
Where:    Hong Kong Disneyland
Tickets:  From $440, Disneyland Website


Arts in the Park Mardi Gras

Arts in the Park Mardi Gras

Arts in the Park Mardi Gras is one of the city’s largest annual community art events. Victoria Park will be transformed into a spectacular outdoor art gallery, including 22-feet-tall masterpieces, display floats of giant puppets, 20 interactive stalls where visitors of all ages get to create their own masks, headdresses, rod puppet and try face painting for free.

When:     3-4 November 2018
Where:    Victoria Park
For more information:  Event Website



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