Best of What’s On this Week: 29 June 2018
Let us inspire you with our pick of what's on around Hong Kong this week, 29 June 2018!
Planning for the week ahead? Let us help with these highlights of what’s on in HK this week 29 June. Want more? Check out our comprehensive what’s on guide with full listings for the months ahead here.
Happy Wednesday at Happy Valley Racecourse
Enjoy themed entertainment season round at Happy Wednesday with the thrill of live horse racing, live bands, exciting F&B choices, an international crowd and more. For the month of June, Happy Wednesdays will take on a Carnivale theme with entertainment, activities and food themed around the idea of the Brazilian Carnivale. Readers of the HK HUB get free admission and a $50 food and beverage coupon.
When: 27 June, 4 July 2018
Where: Happy Valley Racecourse
For more information: Event Website
H2 Live Music Festival
The 9th edition of the week-long annual festival of live music, laughter and beers at Hong Kong’s Home of Live Music, The Wanch. The performers will include acoustic acts, electronica and lots of rock and roll.
When: 26 June – 2 July 2018
Where: The Wanch, Wan Chai
Tickets: Free Entry, Facebook Event
Akram Khan’s Giselle by English National Ballet
One of the greatest romantic ballets of all time, Giselle is the first full-length ballet choreographed by Akram Khan. The iconic story of love, betrayal and redemption has been given a haunting reinterpretation with stunning costumes and set by Academy-Award winning designer Tim Yip.
When: 28-30 June 2018
Where: Hong Kong Cultural Centre Grand Theatre
Tickets: From $200, Urbtix
Cards & Beer: Card Game Night!
HK Brewcraft is hosting a round of beer tasting featuring the Brew Crafters: Travelling Card Game! In the game you have opened your own brewery and will be competing with other brewers in town to be named the Brew Crafter of your city. To go along with the theme, guests will be tasting 6 different beers from local Hong Kong breweries.
When: 28 June 2018
Where: HK Brewcraft, Central
Tickets: $300 at the door, $250 in advance, Facebook Event
Bikini & Bubbly by Kouture Kapsule
Bring your girlfriends to this shopping/pampering event for some new bikinis and resort wear. Bubbly will be on hand to make it extra fun, but you must RSVP.
When: 28 June, 30 June and 1 July 2018
Where: Kouture Kapsule, Central
To register: Facebook
Natural Bubbles Tasting by La Cabane a Vin
Bubbles galore at La Cabane’s first tasting of the summer, featuring white and pink bubbly from French and Australian winemakers.
When: 29 June 2018
Tickets: $200, Facebook
Kembali Nature & Water Therapy Walk
Join this unique walk to connect with nature and water, in which you’ll sense water in all forms through sensory activation and other interesting ways. A tea ceremony is also part of the experience.
When: 30 June 2018
Where: Tai Tam
Tickets: $280 for one, $480 for two, Facebook
Paper-making workshop by Explore Upcycle Reinvent
Adults and kids aged 3 and up can learn how to remake and upcycle different materials into a new product, in this case beautiful, handmade paper. See how upcycled cups, envelopes and newspaper mixed with bits of silk, cotton or denim are transformed into sheets of paper.
When: 30 June 2018
Where: The Hive Studios, Kennedy Town
Tickets: $280 per adult, $100 per child, Eventbrite
SYP Neighbourhood Museum
Discover another side of Sai Ying Pun through the eyes of locals. Hosted by iDiscover and Magic Lanes, the two-week event will have a pop-up museum, treasure hunt with great prizes, and different workshops where you can learn how to make paper lanterns, rice dumplings, salty fish sauce and creative cocktails.
When: 30 June – 13 July 2018
Where: Sai Ying Pun
For more information: Facebook
Charity Yoga – ImpactHK
Loretta Leo from Meow Yoga & Wellness is hosting a series of charity yoga classes that are suitable for all ages and levels. All proceeds will go to ImpactHK which is a charity dedicated to transforming the homeless and giving them a second chance.
When: 1, 8 July and 5 August, 2018
Where: Sun Yat Sen Memorial Park, Sheung Wan
Tickets: Pay as you wish, Facebook
Ocean Park’s Summer Carnival
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
Outlet #6 – Franck Roger by Outlet Sessions
Outlet Rooftop Garden Parties presents another live session, this time taking place at ABOVE at Ovolo Southside Hotel. Special guest DJ and producer Franck Roger will hit the decks with support acts Changri-La & NOSH.
When: 1 July 2018
Where: ABOVE, Ovolo Southside, Wong Chuk Hang
Tickets: $500 in advance, $600 at the door, Eventbrite
Get Redressed second-hand pop-up shop
Redress is back with their second-hand pop-up shop Get Redressed at OnTheList showroom. Bag some pre-loved clothing from fashion brands from Armani to Zara for everyone in the family. Spend more than $500 and get entered in a draw to win John Masters Organics skincare goodies worth $1,100.
When: 3-6 July 2018
For more information: Event Website
Headhunterz – King of Hardstyle
Headhunterz has played in a lot of the world’s biggest festivals such as Tommorowland, Ultra, EDC etc and is finally here for one hardcore night in Hong Kong.
When: 5 July 2018
Tickets: $233.18, Eventbrite