Events

September 2017 to January 2018

Sep
07
Exhibitions
We may not think about how news gets from the source to our newspapers or phones, but journalists regularly risk their lives to report from war zones or areas affected by natural disasters.
Thu - Wed
Hong Kong Coastal Defence Museum

November 2017 to July 2018

Nov
16
Exhibitions
Wan Chai is the cradle of Hong Kong's animation and comics (ani-com) industry and home of Hong Kong's first art community featuring ani-com - Comix Home Base. This autumn, Comixtream in the City - Wan Chai transforms the district's public spaces into exciting ani-com hubs. Seven local veteran and upcoming ani-com artists collaborate to...
Thu - Tue

November 2017 to March 2018

Nov
18
Exhibitions
An exhibition organised exclusively for Hong Kong, this features video interviews of artists from Pixar Animation Studios, which give visitors a glimpse of how they came up with their story ideas. Also on display will be items for the films the artists have worked on, including sketches, paintings, storyboards and sculptures.
Sat - Mon
Hong Kong Heritage Museum

December 2017 to January 2018

Dec
09
Film
The grand master of Japanese manga and animation Osamu Tezuka turns 90 next year. To pay tribute, screenings of his classics, including Astro Boy - First Love and Prince Sapphire, will be held. Extended talks will be held to further explore Tezuka's world of animation.
Sat - Sun
UA Cinemas across Hong Kong
Dec
21
Performing Arts
Hong Kong Youth Arts Foundation’s youth scriptwriting programme guides student to create their own original 30-minute theatre piece through four workshops led by professional theatre directors and playwrights. This year’s focus is on historical and political events and individuals.
Thu - Mon

December 2017 to May 2018

Dec
14
Exhibitions
Two Hong Kong institutes have teamed up with the world-famous Red Dot Design Museum to launch this technology exhibition. With Red Dot Award-winning products on display, it explores their impact on society and allows visitors to look into the future.
Thu - Sun
HKDI Gallery

December 2017 to April 2018

Dec
21
Arts
This design competition welcomes all secondary students to design a creative and multi-functional outfit, containing a minimum 80 per cent Merino wool. Students needs to think outside the box by coming up with unique designs and uses, such as by transforming a skirt into handbag or sweater into skirt. The outfits must consist of a...
Thu - Mon

December 2017 to February 2018

Dec
21
Performing Arts
Watch the impossible becomes possible in a heart-pounding thrill show for families, featuring over 25 experienced performers from around the world as part of the AIA Great European Carnival.
Thu - Sun
Central Harbourfront Event Space
Dec
23
Exhibitions
Featuring live music, an art exhibition, pop-up stores and workshops, this vibrant festival brings art into to people’s daily lives.
Sat
Y Platform, 1/F Youth Square,

January 2018

Jan
11
Exhibitions
Inspired by Hong Kong's colourful signage, the winning pieces from this recent competition make use of light and shadow as well as eye-catching icons to create spectacular streetscapes.
Thu - Wed
along Hollywood Road
Jan
14
Music/gigs
Ten international, regional and local pop superstars, including Khalil Fong, Rita Ora, and Far East Movement, will perform on a circus-themed stage as part of the AIA Great European Carnival.
Sun - Sat
Central Harbourfront Event Space
Jan
15
Film
Screenings of contemporary indie movies, new Cambodian cinema, and short film selections, as well as some classics from the past.
Mon - Sun
Hong Kong Film Archive Cinema, Sai Wan Ho, and Hong Kong Arts Centre Cinema, Wan Chai
Jan
17
Sports
The world's biggest sailing race that takes place once every three years comes to Hong Kong for the very first time in 2018. Come join the two-week fun-filled celebrations with food, activities and entertainment with a chance to meet to Hong Kong 's very own race team: Team Scallywag.
Wed
Kai Tak Runway Park
Jan
20
Music/gigs
Sai Ying Pun will host a range of musical events including a screening of a music video featuring the neighbourhood, and an open stage (think open mic, but for any kind of musician).
Sat 17:00 - 20:00
Centre Street
Jan
25
Performing Arts
Grab your Mickey ears and get ready for the celebration of the century as Disney On Ice celebrates 100 Years of Magic. It features more than 50 Disney stars, a singalong score of melodious masterpieces, stunning choreography, beautiful costumes and intricate sets.
Thu - Sun
Hall 5BC, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre
Jan
27
Exhibitions
If you are thinking about studying in Britain, the exhibition is a one-stop shop for course choices, and advice on local culture and lifestyle, UCAS application procedures, IELTS preparation tips, and more.
Sat - Sun
Hall 5G, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre
Jan
28
Sports
Join the Open Day to meet some of Hong Kong's elite athletes. There's also a chance to take part in fitness tests, and even try some of the sports that HKSI specialises in, including rowing, cycling, squash, table tennis, badminton, and more.
Sun 12:00 - 18:00
Hong Kong Sports Institute

January 2018 to February 2018

Jan
11
Events
The popular Sunday market on wheels is back with Winter Warmer as a theme. Warm your body up with tasty soups and gourmet food.
Thu - Sun
Tong Chong Street

February 2018

Feb
02
Music/gigs
Twelve-year-old violinist Hannah Tam Wan-ching will feature at the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra’s concert celebrating young musical geniuses, performing the works of child prodigy composers – Mozart obviously will be played – and conducted by Nicholas Carter, one of the youngest people ever to lead an Australian state orchestra.
Fri - Sat
Hong Kong City Hall Concert Hall
Feb
04
Performing Arts
Step into the magical world of make-believe and see your stories come to life with Paper Puppet Theatre. Watch a performance staged by the experts, and discuss what makes a good puppet show, so that you can then stage your own.
Sun 10:00 - 14:00
Lee Quo Wei Meeting Room, Asia Society Hong Kong Centre

February 2018 to March 2018

Feb
23
Performing Arts
You can now pre-book tickets (for up to 15 per cent off) for next year's annual celebration of theatre, dance and music. There will be performers from all around the world, from the Estonian National Symphony Orchestra to the National Grand Theatre of Great Britain, making this an unmissable event for arts lovers.
Fri - Sat
Various Venues

March 2018

Mar
15
Music/gigs
Taiwanese superstar Jay Chou is bringing his concert tour to Hong Kong, and he has just added four extra dates to his original six scheduled performances in the city. Tickets are sure to sell out fast, so don't miss your chance!
Thu - Sun
Hong Kong Coliseum