The Best Things to do This Week: 26 July 2019

Let us inspire you with our pick of what's on around Hong Kong this week, 26 July 2019!

Planning for the week ahead? Let us help with these highlights of what’s on in HK this week 26 July 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.

Clockenflap Presents: American Football

American Football

Emo math rock wonders American Football will visit Hong Kong for their long awaited debut HK performance. What’s more, Chinese Football will be opening the evening. Perfect.

When:     1 August 2019
Where:    This Town Needs, Yau Tong
Tickets:  $390, Ticketflap

The Addams Family

Addams Family

In an original take on the classic story, it’s every father’s nightmare, Wednesday Addams has grown up and fallen in love with a sweet, smart young man from a respectable family. Everything will change for the whole family on the night they host a dinner party for the boyfriend and his family.

When:     1-4 August 2019
Where:    Drama Theatre, HKAPA, Wan Chai

 

tmtplaza X LEGO BIG BOX Factory

If your kid is into LEGO, get them to tmtplaza before September 1 for the amazing “Big Box Factory”. They can get their creativity tested in three Challenge Labs and win exclusive limited edition gifts,, check out LEGO humanoid 3D installations, and play the latest AR games at the “Creative Kids Zone”.

When:      Until September 1 2019
Where:     1/F, tmtplaza Phase 1
For more information: Event Website 

Find more fantastic family-friendly events in this roundup

 

Touch the Stars

Touch the Stars

Created with the latest high definition imagery and scientific data, the 3D dome show, ‘Touch the Stars 3D allows you to follow space probes to the heart of the solar system and the surface of the planets and moons, and then to the outer planets and beyond.

When:     1-31 July 2019
Where:    Hong Kong Space Museum
Tickets:  From $24, Urbtix

 

Westlife: The Twenty Tour

Westlife

It’s been 20 years since the Irish heartthrobs first hit the charts, and they’re on a world tour to celebrate two decades of hits. A second show was added due to high demand, so get your tickets while the good seats are still available.

When: 26 – 27 July 2019
Where: Cotai Arena, Venetian Macao
Tickets: From $388, Event Website

 

Oasis After Dusk

Oasis After Dusk

In what will be one of the biggest nights of hip hop to hit Hong Kong this summer, Oasis After Dusk will feature some of the hottest new American artists – Deniro Farrar, DonMonique, Trent the HOOLIGAN and Hong Kong’s very own Txmiyama.

When:     27 July 2019
Where:    Mercedes me Hong Kong, Central
Tickets:  From $260, Event Website

 

Miku Expo

For those not in the know, Hatsune Miku is a Japanese virtual singer, so this won’t be your average concert. Rather than a live singer, a 16 year-old girl in 3D form will “with a unique voice and prodigious energy” will be entertaining the crowd.

When: 27 July 2019
Where: Star Hall, KITEC
Tickets: From $380, HK Ticketing

 

Adidas Sports Base

adidas Sports Base has returned to the heart of Hong Kong with an exciting range of activities for sports lovers. Challenge yourself to the limits and experience your own action packed summer full of happenings including football, basketball, training classes, skateboarding and running activities.

When:     19 July – 19 August 2019
Where:    Central Harbourfront Event Space
For more information:  Event Website 

 

Justice League | Windsor Superheroes Event

DC Comics’ Justice League superheroes are in Causeway Bay this summer and children can visit them at their Hall of Justice headquarters at Windsor House. Come by and say hi to Aquaman, Batman and Wonder Woman, plus other special guests.

When:      Until September 1 2019
Where:     Windsor House
For more information: Event Website 

 

e-Sports & Music Festival Hong Kong

Professional gamers compete for glory at this hugely popular event, returning for its third year. Highlights include all the latest in the games world – e-games, VR games, gaming accessories, state-of-the-art e-sports gear, casual tournaments, plus music performances and lots more.

When: 26 – 28 July 2019
Where: Hall 3, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre
Tickets: $50, Event Website

 

Ani-Com & Games

ani robots

This five-day event brings together fans of all things comics, video games and animation. There’s also rare and limited edition collectibles, music and cosplay. Get there early, as a queue tends to form days before.

When: 26 – 30 July 2019
Where: Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre
Tickets: $35 at the door, Event Website

 

Campfire FitFest

FitFest

FitFest is gathering the boldest, the motivated and some of the most energetic fitness gurus into one space to challenge you through an array of workout classes spread across three floors along with workshops and a marketplace.

When:     27 July 2019
Where:    Campfire Wong Chuk Hang
Tickets:  From $201.38, Eventbrite

 

Free Partner Sunset Yoga at Tamar Park

parter yoga at tamar park

Explore fun ways to enter a variety of poses with certified instructors Cyndi (flowwithcyns) and Celine (yogatam.with.celine). If you don’t have a partner, not to worry as they’ll help find you one. No need to register, everyone from beginner and intermediate-level yogis just need to show up.

When:      31 July 2019
Where:    Tamar Park, Admiralty
For more information: Facebook Event

 

ABA and the Funk Mob

In the mood for some funk? Then “Let’s Groove” at Peel Fresco this Saturday with ABA (guitar and vocals) and his Funk Mob Matt (bass, vocals) and Ferdie (drums).

When: 27 July 2019
Where: Peel Fresco Music Lounge, Sheung Wan
For more information:  Facebook Event

 

Booze it UP! Pirate’s Beer Fest

repulse bay beach

Part of the Endless Pirate Summer fun activities at Repulse Bay’s the pulse, this beer fest features local craft beer breweries, gourmet kitchens and games stalls. There’s also a huge wooden tub for soaking in while enjoying a cold one and taking in the amazing view.

When: 27 July 2019
Where: the pulse
Tickets: $120, Eventbrite

 

Theatre for the Very Young: Hubbub!

Hubbub

Hubbub! is a dynamic and stimulating theatre experience exclusively for children from 6 months to 3 years to explore the senses through a simple story. Through shadows, body movements and vocal acoustics that change with every performance, the little one is introduced to the imaginative power of theatre. Suitable for 6 months – 3 years old.

When:     25-29 July 2019
Where:    Artistree, Taikoo Place
Tickets:  $490 for one parent one child, $690 for family package (3 people), Art-Mate

 

W Hong Kong Presents Drag Me to Late Brunch

Sunday brunch with a drag theme and Tarantino influence – bet you haven’t brunched like this before. Relive your favorite scenes from “Kill Bill’ and “Pulp Fiction” with drag queen performances and live DJ beats while enjoying a boozy brunch with free-flow Veuve Clicquot Yellow Label Champagne, bespoke cocktail bar, selected wines, beer and more.

When: 28 July 2019
Where: W Hong Kong
Tickets: $988, Facebook Event

 

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

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