Best of What’s On this Week: 28 September 2018

Let us inspire you with our pick of what's on around Hong Kong this week, 28 September 2018!

28 September 2018

Planning for the week ahead? Let us help with these highlights of what’s on in HK this week 28 September 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: 28 September 2018

Bloodest Saxophone

Bloodest Saxophone

The infamous Japanese bebop band, Bloodest is coming all the way from Tokyo to return to the stage at the Foxglove for the first time this year to perform 3 unmissable shows. You can expect a weekend of legendary bebop jazz, elegant surroundings and delectable drinks created by Derek Tsui & Gerry Olino.

When:     28-29 September 2018
Where:    Foxglove, Central
Tickets:  From $450, Ticketflap


Shakespeare’s Globe

Shakespeare's Globe

Shakespeare’s Globe is returning to Hong Kong with three of the playwrights most popular plays – Twelfth Night, The Merchant of Venice and The Taming of the Shrew. Choose to watch one of the three plays on a specific date or attend one of the Audience Choice shows where you – the audience- will choose the play just before the performance is set to begin.

When:     25-30 September 2018
Where:    The Hong Kong Jockey Club Amphitheatre, HKAPA
Tickets:  From $395, HK Ticketing


The Hong Kong International Laugh Festival

Hong Kong International Laugh Festival

The second annual Hong Kong International Laugh Festival promises three straight weeks of stand-up comedy, improv, open mics, variety nights and lots more. Featuring familiar faces on the Hong Kong comedy scene along with hilarious newcomers and award-winning acts from abroad, this is a must-attend event for anyone who loves to laugh.

When:     8 September – 1 October 2018
Where:    Various venues
Tickets and more information:  Event Website


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


Hip Hop Thursdays at Fang Fang

Every Thursday from 9:30 pm onwards in September, Fang Fang will be headlining this ultimate celebration of hip-hop and Old School jams as DJ Patrice will play some all-time favourite anthems till late.

When:     Thursdays in September
Where:    Fang Fang, Lan Kwai Fong
For more information:  Facebook Event


Hong Kong Pub Crawl 8th Anniversary Event

Hong Kong Pub Crawl

Hong Kong Pub Crawl is turning 8 years old! To celebrate, they are taking things to a new level with free-flow beer and drinking games at two different hostel locations. There will also be HKPC branded mini-games, cake, giveaways, and other birthday goodies to make it a night to remember.

When:     30 September 2018
Where:    Lan Kwai Fong
Tickets:  $100, Event Website


Pink Season Variety Show

Back by popular demand, this fast-paced, fun evening is always a winner with stunning live performances and amazing talent.

When:     4 October 2018
Where:    FLM, Jervois Street
Tickets:  Free, register on Eventbrite


Pink Season

Asia’s premier LGBT+ festival that celebrates acceptance, inclusion, and awareness, with 22 unique events and activities ranging from arts and culture to entertainment, education, family and sports and adventure. Under this year’s theme, ‘Supporting and giving back to the LGBT+ community’, the events will take place all over Hong Kong through a 5 week period.

When:     28 September – 3 November 2018
Where:    Various venues
Tickets:  Find events and tickets on Eventbrite


Hard as Nayls Trail Run

Hard as Nayls Trail Run

The trails around Clearwater Bay are some of the most scenic in Hong Kong boasting spectacular views and rugged hillsides.  This September they will play host to a unique trail race event designed for families to enjoy running together over courses of either 4km or 8km, starting from the Tin Hau Temple Site in Clearwater Bay. The family races will take place on Saturday 29th September and sign ups are open now. For those of you who want a real challenge, there are also 16km and 50km races taking part on Sunday 30th September. Full race and route details can be found here.

When:     29-30 September 2018
Where:    Tin Hau Temple Site, Clearwater Bay
Tickets:  $350/team for family races, $400 for 16km and $550 for 50km, Event Website


Jockey Club ifva Everywhere Carnival

Ifva Carnival

The biennial Jockey Club ifva Everywhere Carnival returns this year with an exciting programme of events. Featuring open-air screening, film tents, a cinematic playground, an experience zone and a pop-up market, the ifva Carnival aims to introduce different media cultures to Hong Kong audiences.

When:     29-30 September 2018
Where:    Edinburgh Place, Central
For more information:  Event Website


FRITES: Haunted Halloween Celebration with Kids Magic Show

Haunted Halloween at FRITES

Get into the Halloween spirit at Belgian beerhouse FRITES this year. FRITES is set to give you and your kids a spook-tacular Halloween with a special kids magic show at all of its locations. There will be free Halloween candies and a costume competition with a grand prize. Lunch bookings are essential in order to guarantee a place.

When:     28 September 2018
Where:    All FRITES locations
For more information:  FRITES Website


852 Mamas Market

This free family friendly shopping event to celebrate and support local mompreneurs will feature a kids corner, giveaways and sample products.

When:     29 September 2018
Where:    Ryder Diamonds, Central
For more information:  Event Website


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

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