The Best of What’s On This Week: 15 March

Our favourite events in Hong Kong this week.

15 Mar 2018 — By Melanie Grosjean / What's On
What's on this week 15 March



Respected by music fans the world over for its eclectic lineup, high-quality production and unwavering support for pioneering electronic artists, Sonar is back for second edition in Hong Kong.

When:     17-18 March 2018
Where:    Hong Kong Science Park
Tickets:  EarlyBird Pass $780, Ticketflap

Punchline’s Special All Irish Comedy Show

Irish comedy show

In celebration of St. Patrick’s Day, Punchline Comedy is hosting 3 Irish comedians for a night of fun and laughter. Karl Spain, Fred Cooke and Kevin McGahern will each deliver their unique styles of standup in what promises to be a hilarious show.

When:     15-17 March 2018
Where:    Tamarind, Wan Chai
Tickets:  From $290, Ticketflap



Hong Kong Beach 5s

Hong Kong Beach 5s

This fun-filled festival of sport will be a whole weekend of rugby, netball, football, dodgeball, volleyball, St. Patrick’s Day games, delicious food and drink and more for the whole family.

When:     17-18 March 2018
Where:    Repulse Bay Beach
Tickets:  Free admission, Event Website

Hong Kong Arts Festival

The 46th HK Arts Festival returns with a full line-up of theatre, dance and music events for the whole family to enjoy.

When:     23 February – 25 March 2018
Where:    Various Venues
For more information and ticketing:  Event Website


Kids Sausage-making Class

Kids sausage making class

Children 5-13 years old will follow a recipe to collect their own ingredients, combine it with pork meat, mix by hand, and pipe into natural sausage casings that they will then learn to link by hand. the price includes a hotdog made with the sausages and a sausage to take home.

When:     17-18 March 2018
Where:    The Butchers Club Burger, Quarry Bay
Tickets:  $150, Sign up online


Rhoda: The Whole Hog, St. Paddy’s Day Edition

Rhoda Exterior

This Whole Hog, Rhoda is letting their inner Irish spirit shine at an aptly themed St. Patrick’s Day Edition. It wouldn’t be an Irish themed event without the potatoes…get a double hit and complete your feast with both Spiced Potato Wedges and Mom’s Potato Salad.

When:     17 March 2018
Where:    Rhoda, Sai Ying Pun
Tickets:  From $320, Ticketflap


Potato Enthusiasts’ Association St. Paddy’s Day Party

The good people at the Potato Enthusiasts’ Association are taking over The Music Room at Potato Head Hong Kong to bring together several of Ireland’s greatest digestible and audible hits in the one place, all in the name of one killer national day celebration.

When:     17 March 2018
Where:    Potato Head, Sai Ying Pun
Tickets:  $350, Ticketflap


The Irish Village 2018

Irish Village Band

Head to Cyberport for a fantastic St Patrick’s Day celebration. During the afternoon there will be lots of family fun including Green Popcorn, Face Painters and Bouncy Castles will fill the Kids Play Area and Echoes of Erin will be providing classes and performances in the art of Irish Dancing. In the evening there will be a tribute to the late great Dolores O’Riordan (The Cranberries) and performance by crowd-pleasing Irish band Dargle.

When:     17 March 12 noon to late
Where:    The Arcade, Cyberport
Tickets:  Free event, Event Website


Harbour Arts Sculpture Park


The Central and Wan Chai harbourfront will be transformed into a sculpture park when a variety of sculptures by 19 local and international artists will be placed in Tamar Park and the space outside of the HKAPA and the Hong Kong Arts Centre. Artist to participate in what will be Hong Kong’s first international sculpture park include Rasheed Arleen, Michael Craig-Martin, Ho Kwun Ting, Gimhongsok, Antony Gormley and many others.

When:     22 February – 11 April
Where:     Tamar Park, public spaces outside of the HKAPA and the Hong Kong Arts Centre
Tickets:  Free and open to the public, watch the HKAC website for more information, download the app guide here – Apple & Android


HK Restaurant Week

Hong Kong Restaurant Week is famous for capturing the hearts of diners through premium dining experiences, and has remained one of the most sought-after events of the town since its inception. All diners are given the opportunity to enjoy top-tier gourmet dining options at talk-of-the-town restaurants with 30-50% off food compared to items on regular a la carte. This edition features 30 new restaurant participants.

When:     8-18 March 2018
Where:    Various restaurants around Hong Kong
Tickets:  Specially designed 3-course meals from $118 for lunch and $298 for dinner, Event Website



Hong Kong Flower Show 2018

West Kowloon presents an exciting new garden display. The concept behind the design is a landscaped setting that nurtures shared creative experiences and cultural exchange, encourages interaction with nature and showcases the West Kowloon Cultural District as “A Stage for Joy.”

When:     16-25 March 2018
Where:    Victoria Park, West Kowloon Cultural District
For more information:  Event website



Find a bigger selection of fantastic events around Hong Kong in our What’s On Guide here.

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