Best of What’s On this Week: 5 April 2019

Let us inspire you with our pick of what's on around Hong Kong this week, 5 April 2019!

5 April 2019

Planning for the week ahead? Let us help with these highlights of what’s on in HK this week 5 April 2019. Want more? Check out our comprehensive what’s on guide with full listings for the months ahead here and our family-friendly what’s on guide here.

Things to Do in Hong Kong this Week: 5 April 2019

Oklahoma! The Musical


You “Can’t Say No” to the best seat in town, as CentreStage Productions presents Rodgers & Hammerstein II’s pioneering golden-era musical Oklahoma! The production is directed by two time Olivier Award Nominee, Jimmy Johnston, original West End Oklahoma cast member.

When:     6-7 April 2019
Where:    Hong Kong Arts Centre Shouson Theatre
Tickets:  $320, Urbtix


Urban Playgrounds

Traverse through a maze of stunning urban landscape photography by L’Atlas from France and Austrian artist Will Domer, and discover live performances of human sculptures that defy gravity and convention, and enjoy specially created tasty sips and bites by Butler Luxury Caterer at ArtisBar.

When: 27 March – 12 April 2019
Where: ArtisTree, Quarry Bay
Tickets: From $150, Ticketflap


Trolleys Central

Trolleys Central

This exhibition starts with an exploration of urban planning and road development in Central including factors that led workers to use trolleys instead of trucks to deliver goods, for easy parking and loading. A variety of trolley designs will be shown in the exhibition, some of which are more than 30 years old.

When:     30 March – 28 April 2019
Where:    Tai Kwun Centre for Heritage and Arts
Tickets:  Book free Tai Kwun Pass online to guarantee admission, walk-ins subject to capacity limits.


Gwen Stefani

Gwen Stefani

Three-time Grammy Award winner Gwen Stefani will perform a one-off show as a part of the 2019 Cathay Pacific/HSBC Hong Kong Sevens Festival.

When:     5 April 2019
Where:    Central Harbourfront Event Space
Tickets:  $780, Ticketflap


John Mayer Asia Tour 2019

John Mayer

Seven-time Grammy winner John Mayer is bringing his live tour to Hong Kong for the first time.

When:     8 April 2019
Where:    Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre
Tickets:  From $698, Facebook Event


Beauty and Sadness (A Chamber Opera)

This brand new chamber opera based on the novel ‘Utsukushisa To Kanashimi To’ by Yasunari Kawabata will make its world premiere in Hong Kong this April.

When:     5-12 April 2019 (select dates)
Where:    Lyric Theatre, HKAPA, Wan Chai
Tickets:  From $380, HK Ticketing


The Complete Works of WIlliam Shakespeare (Abridged)

The Complete Works of William Shakespeare Abridged

37 Shakespearean plays in 97 minutes! A hilarious, fast-paced romp through The Bard’s work, The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged) is an exciting show that promises waves of laughter from beginning to end.

When:     10 April 2019
Where:    McAulay Studio, Wan Chai
Tickets:  From $230, Ticketflap


RUM LOVE Reggae Tuesdays

In the lead up to the warmer months, get in that summer spirit at Honi Honi’s RUM LOVE Reggae Tuesdays! Listen to the music of the Caribbean with Reggae Three as they play a mixture of Jamaican, folk, ska, Afro beats and of course Reggae.

When:     9 April, 14 May, 11 June 2019
Where:    Honi Honi Tiki Lounge, Central
For more information:  Facebook


Vivent les Vins Libres Asia

For two days only, Hong Kongers will have the chance to meet 20 natural winemakers. Events will include a special wine tasting event and the Grand Dinner.

When:     10-11 April 2019
Where:    The Hive Sheung Wan
For more information:  Event Website


Hong Kong Rugby Sevens

HK Rugby Sevens

Firmly established as the world’s premier event of its kind and one of the most popular annual sporting events in Asia, the Hong Kong Sevens attracts some of the world’s greatest rugby players and thousands of fans from every corner of the globe to the magnificent Hong Kong Stadium every year. In addition to the tournament inside the stadium, there will be giant screens and party tents at the Sevens Village nearby as well as at Lee Gardens and more parties at Lan Kwai Fong, Wan Chai and Soho.

When:     5-7 April 2019
Where:    Hong Kong Stadium
For more information:  Event Website


Sevens Festival at Lee Gardens

Sevens Festival at Lee Gardens

As always, Lee Gardens will hold nothing back as they celebrate the Sevens. Expect a state-of-the-art ninja course, street performers, family fun and, of course, rugby action on the big screens.

When:     5-7 April 2019
Where:    Lee Gardens
For more information:  Event Website


HK Sevens Festival: Sevens Central

Sevens Central will deliver the Sevens atmosphere right in the heart of Hong Kong. Sit back and catch the tournament live on the big screen, share a picnic on the rugby pitch and enjoy live music. Expect roving performers, giveaways and a few surprises.

When:     6-7 April 2019
Where:    Central Harbourfront
Tickets:  Free entry, Event Website


I-1 World Muaythai Grand Extreme

This event will feature world class fighters from 15 countries. The main events are the I-1 International Title Super-4 Championships.

When:     9 April 2019
Where:    Star Hall, KITEC
Tickets:  From $250, HK Ticketing


Retykle Pop-Up

Retykle Pop Up Central

This pop-up will feature a curated edit of all of your favorite designer styles for kids (restocked daily) from shoes and dresses to jackets, accessories and more.

When:    8 April – 7 July 2019
Where:    109 Repulse Bay Road
For more information:  Facebook Event


Unicorn Party

This fun unicorn party will have plenty of great activities including face painting, story time, arts & crafts and an exciting shopping challenge to get great unicorn gifts.

When:     9 April 2019
Where:    Bookazine Times Square, Causeway Bay
For more information:  Facebook Event


Plastic Free Seas

Plastic Free Seas

Learn about how people use plastic and the impact of those habits on our lives, all in a fun and informative way! For children from 3-6 years old (every child must be accompanied).

When:     10 April 2019
Where:    Safari Kid Repulse Bay
Tickets:  Free, Register on Eventbrite


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

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