Best of What’s On this Week: 20 July 2018

Let us inspire you with our pick of what's on around Hong Kong this week, 20 July 2018!

18 Jul 2018 — By Melanie Grosjean / What's On
Best of What's On In Hong Kong for week of 20 July 2018

Planning for the week ahead? Let us help with these highlights of what’s on in HK this week 20 July 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: 20 July 2018

LKF Beer & Music Fest 2018

LKF Beer and Music Fest

The biggest summer celebration in Lan Kwai Fong – a showcase of different brands from around the world while a variety of booths will offer delicious foods, fine beers, and interactive games. All day performance stages will be set up to provide non-stop entertainments.

When:     21-22 July 2018
Where:    Lan Kwai Fong
Tickets:  Free event, Eventbrite


Seedlip N o l o Cocktail Bar launch

Seedlip alcohol free cocktail

Seedlip, the distilled non-alcoholic spirits brand, is launching the world’s first ‘No’ and ‘Low’ Cocktail Bar (N o l o) – emphasis on the drink’s flavour and ingredients rather than the alcohol content. The new concept will initially run for two nights in a selection of bars around the world, including The Old Man in Hong Kong, where you can sample concoctions like ‘Skiing in Cortina #1970’, a refreshing mix of Seedlip Garden 108, mangosteen liqueur and clarified pink grapefruit soda.

When:      24 – 25 July 2018
Where:    The Old Man, Central
For more information: Seedlip


Happy Paradise 1st Year Anniversary Celebration with Virgin Xtravaganzah

Modern Chinese bistro Happy Paradise is ringing in their first anniversary with monthly takeovers by various performers, musicians and DJ collectives. Next up is beloved drag cabaret act Virgin Xtravaganzah, who´ll be performing an intimate show with appearances from other Hong Kong-based drag performers, and a live DJ set from resident DJ FabSabs.

When:     25 July 2018
Where:    Central
Tickets:   $280 (includes one drink), Event Website


Foxy Ladies Night at Ophelia

Superfoxy Ladies Night

Every Wednesday in June, Ophelia is partnering with BloomMe for a pamper and party ladies night with free-flow drinks, free mini spa treatments, live performances, International DJ Miles Slator, Goodie bags, free spa cash and a lucky draw.

When:     Every Wednesday through 20 September 2018
Where:    Ophelia, Wan Chai
Tickets:  Free Event, Facebook Event


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

Find more fun things to do with kids in our family-friendly what’s on guide here!


Tommy Fung Solo Exhibition

Tommy Fung Flying Taxi

Local HK Instagram sensation, Tommy Fung was awarded a 30-day solo exhibition for his art piece ‘Flying Taxi’ which he entered into a contest at this years Affordable Art Fair. The show will feature his original photography and graphic design work.

When:     Now – 2 August 2018
Where:    Hotel Jen Hong Kong
For more information:  Hotel Jen Website


In Search of Southeast Asia through the M+ Collections

In Search of Southeast Asia

In Search of Southeast Asia encompasses visual art, design and architecture, and moving image works from, and about Southeast Asia – including the nations of Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam.

When:     22 June – 30 September 2018
Where:    M+ Pavilion, West Kowloon
Tickets:  Free admission, For more information


Leo Villareal: Escape Velocity

Villareal Escape Velocity
Pace Gallery is presenting an exhibition of new works by New York-based light artist Leo Villareal. Installed in Pace’s recently-opened gallery in Hong Kong’s new H Queen’s Building, Escape Velocity will be the artist’s first solo exhibition in Asia.

When:     20 July – 7 September 2018
Where:    Pace Gallery, Queen’s Road Central
For more information:  Gallery Website


IAC 2018: “Rain” by Drop Bear Theatre & The SEAM

Rain Theatre for babies in Hong Kong

In the multi-sensory world of Rain, fluffy raindrops and cushioned puddles meet a mellow cello, vocals and percussive sounds while the very young freely interact with the imaginative setting. The production provides a spellbinding opportunity for babies and crawlers to hear, see and touch the arts. (Only for ages below 18 months and their parents).

When:     18-22, 25-29 July 2018
Where:    Kwai Tsing Theatre Black Box Theatre
Tickets:  From $200, Urbtix


Summerfest 2018


[email protected] Harbourfront is a major summer programme that transforms the Central Harbourfront Event Space into a series of free-to-public summer events. This year the space will be opened up for everyone to relax and have fun with outdoor art and light installation, garden games, and kids playground along with over 25 free events and activities.

When:     7 July to 26 August 2018
Where:    Central Harbourfront Event Space
Tickets:  Free event, Event Website


Crossfire: Neon Sports Carnival


This three-consecutive-day carnival situated in the heart of the city, as a part of Summerfest will feature a combat archery tournament with other sports/carnival activities and workshops as well as a balance bike competition.

When:     20-22 July 2018
Where:    Central Harbourfront Event Space
Tickets:  Free, Event Website


The Last Wilderness Photo Exhibition

A Wild Invitation

Jacada Travel is hosting a photo exhibition entitled ‘The Last Wilderness’ at its event space, The Haven, which will showcase images featuring record-breaking freediver Hanli Prinsloo and her relationship with animals, captured by former world record-holding swimmer turned ocean onservationist and photographer, Peter Marshall.

When:     23 June – 18 August 2018
Where:    The Haven by Jacada Travel, Central
For more information and to RSVP: [email protected], 2177 0415


Hong Kong Book Fair

Hong Kong book fair

Book lovers come together every summer for this major literary event, showcasing the latest page turners and all that’s new in the book world.

When:     18-24 July  2018
Where:    Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, Wan Chai
For more information: Event Website


Funtastic Summer at Discovery Bay

Fantastic 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.

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


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

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