Events

December 2016 to April 2017

Dec
01
Music/gigs
Hosted by the Mozarteum University of Salzburg, Austria, this competition is a golden opportunity for young musicians to show what they can do. There are two categories - piano and violin, so if you play either of these, consider signing up for a chance to win a cash prize.
Thu - Sun
Dec
15
Events
If you love the city's feathered friends, you won't want to miss Hong Kong Wetland Park's signature winter event that's all about birds.
Thu - Mon
Hong Kong Wetland Park

February 2017 to March 2017

Feb
25
Exhibitions
Award-winning French visual artist Emmanuel Monzon's photography exhibition celebrates snapshots of urban life using different camera lenses and angles.
Sat
Charbon Art Space

March 2017 to April 2017

Mar
01
Modern day leadership has evolved. It’s no longer about hoarding power for yourself, it’s about sharing it. “Servant leadership” shares authority, puts others’ needs first, and helps people develop and perform to the best of their abilities. Describe, in no more than 1,000 words, what you think are key elements to being a successful...
Wed - Sat
Mar
01
Technology is advancing rapidly at an impressive rate and across various fields, and Big Data now sustains the developement of Hong Kong. It's evolving at so much it really inspires the question: where will technology be in 20 years? We want you to show us your creativity and ideas about this in a 4-panel comic strip!
Wed - Sat

March 2017

Mar
03
Exhibitions
Masterpieces by the legendary artist, dedicated to his second wife Jacqueline. These pieces - 12 linocuts and one oil portrait - are being exhibited outside Spain for the first time. Not to be missed!
Fri - Tue
Living Room Museum, Times Square
Mar
05
Performing Arts
AFTEC Theatre reimagines Frankenstein with modern technology. A robotic engineer, Victor Stone, loses his son in an accident, and decides to create the world's first-ever conscious robot, Franky.
Sun
Sai Wan Ho Civic Centre
Mar
06
A weekend series of public talks and workshops at Comix Home Base on March 11 and 12, with authors will visit schools across Hong Kong throughout the festival! Sign up for the public events at the official website.
Mon - Fri
Mar
08
Sports
This T20 competition will feature five teams and some of the best overseas T20 stars.
Wed - Sun
Tin Kwong Road Recreation Ground
Mar
11
Events
Buy original handicraft objects offered by more than 100 artists. Other activities include rooftop film screenings and guided tours.
Sat - Sun
Jockey Club Creative Arts Centre
Mar
16
Events
Love your food? The festival's second edition features signature dishes prepared by top chefs from Hong Kong's leading restaurants. The event will showcase food, drinks and entertainment from 22 countries.
Thu - Sun
Central Harbourfront
Mar
18
Island School is back with their annual charity fashion show! This year, they will be challenging stereotypes and raising money for Maggie’s Cancer Care Centre.
Sat 19:00 - 21:00
Island School
Mar
21
Arts
Art Central is coming back to Hong Kong for the third time, featuring masterpieces from 100 international galleries. There will be a wide range of works, including photography, new media, street art, and ink and textile arts.
Tue - Sat
Central Harbourfront
Mar
25
French Internationl School's annual fashion show promotes creativity among students and sustainable fashion production. Proceedings will go to Redress, a local NGO who fights against waste in the fashion industry.
Sat 19:00 - 22:00
French International School

March 2017 to May 2017

Mar
17
Exhibitions
An exhibition highlighting the routinely challenged ideas around male and female roles and behaviour in popular culture. Some 90 works dating from the 1960s to 2016 will be on display.
Fri - Sun
M+ Pavilion, West Kowloon Cultural District

April 2017

Apr
01
From yoga to strength and cardio training, Adidas offers a range of one-hour classes for free.
Sat - Sun
Apr
05
Sports
Sixteen teams featuring former Sevens stars, internationals, and other top professional players will compete for the Bill Burgess Cup.
Wed - Thu
Hong Kong Football Club
Apr
08
ICT Open Day is one of the signature programmes of WTISD-HK, which is hosted by the Communication Association of Hong Kong (CAHK). It provides students a great opportunity to interact with senior executives and understand the realities of the ICT industry, what prospects there are in it, and how they can be involved.
Sat 09:00 - 13:00
Apr
09
Events
Celebrate Hong Kong's diversity by ushering in the Thai New Year in Kowloon City, commonly known as Hong Kong's Little Thailand.
Sun 12:00 - 18:00
Carpenter Road Playground
Apr
12
Sports
See world-famous two-wheelers do amazing things on the track.
Wed - Sun
Hong Kong Velodrome
Apr
14
A series of interesting STEM activities, including competitions and interactive workshops to inspire innovative ideas, awaits you this Easter.
Fri - Mon
Building 12W (Phase 3), Hong Kong Science Park
Apr
22
To commemorate Earth Day, YCIS Hong Kong invites students from across the territory to produce a huge piece of eco-friendly artwork. A recycled white canvas as well as eco-friendly paint and pens will be provided; you’re welcome to bring your own eco-friendly tools.
Sat 11:00 - 15:30
Yew Chung International School of Hong Kong

May 2017

May
01
An exhibition of stories written and photographed by local and international students, documenting the people behind the city's food production and a showcase of the result of a nine-week journalism skills programme.
Mon - Sat
Culture Club Gallery
May
04
A choreographic re-interpretation of the classic opera Tosca. With a special focus on female figures, the performance investigates the relationship between a man craving for possession and a woman living for art.
Thu 20:00
Youth Square Y-Theatre
May
05
A film festival that screens local and international deaf film productions and videos, introducing the unique language, culture and history of the hearing-impaired community.
Fri - Sun
Hong Kong Arts Centre Cinema
May
05
A new exhibition from three artists who found inspiration in Sai Ying Pun. They create their pieces in the neighbourhood each using a range of techniques, from abstract art to fashion and drawing. Meet the artists and hear the stories behind their creations on the opening night.
Fri 19:30 - 21:30
theDesk
May
07
A different way for mother-daughter bonding ahead of Mother’s Day. Take part in the great game of rugby with your mum and enjoy sessions conducted by certified club coaches and the Hong Kong national women’s team.
Sun
Happy Valley Pitch 8
May
11
A joy-ride through the world of science. From rock banging to rocket blasting, discover how playing with fire took us from cave-dwellers to space travellers and why the first space venturers weren’t even human … were they aliens?
Thu - Sun
Drama Theatre, Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts
May
11
Known for the intimate and whimsical nature of her songs, the multi-talented singer-songwriter will play her first headline show in the city.
Thu 19:00
KITEC Music Zone
May
12
Get inspired by seven incredible stories from seven TEDx speakers – from a survivor battling the struggles of depression to how social media has affected human behaviour.
Fri 18:30 - 21:00
Australian International School Hong Kong
May
13
The Geocaching Competition is a treasure hunt that incorporates GPS technology and good old fashion adventure games that challenges students’ problem solving skills, and provides them a fun opportunity to learn more about the ICT industry. For more information, please visit www.cahk.hk/WTISD2017
Sat 08:30 - 11:30
May
13
Interested in VR headsets but figure they’re still too expensive to buy? Head to Cyberport and you can have fun playing with the gadgets. Whether you choose to experience flying over the Grand Canyon, or shooting zombies in the desert, experts will be there to show you how it’s done.
Sat 15:00 - 17:00
Cyberport 1
May
26
Sports
Annual football tournament where teams from the UK, France. Germany, Scotland and Japan, as well as Hong Kong’s Kitchee team, will compete.
Fri - Sun
Hong Kong Football Club

June 2017

Jun
15
Events
UNHCR Hong Kong organises the 10th UNHCR Charity Refugee Film Festival from 15 to 25 June 2017 to celebrate the World Refugee Day, in a bid to raise the public awareness about refugee situations, and to increase donations to support UNHCR's efforts in global refugee protection.
Thu - Sun
PALACE ifc and Broadway Cinematheque
Jun
17
What’s next after DSE? Explore your options at this festival, which features local and overseas higher education institutes, seminars and panel discussions. Organised by SCMP Education Post.
Sat
InnoCentre
Jun
22
Arts
A picture is worth a thousand words. Fan Ho's works, which capture moments in 1950s Hong Kong, will be exhibited at the gallery.
Thu - Fri
Sotheby's Hong Kong Gallery
Jun
26
Music/gigs
Danish pop and soul band Lukas Graham will hit the Hong Kong stage. Don't miss your chance to see the masterminds behind hit single 7 Years.
Mon 20:30 - 23:30
Kitec
Jun
27
The multi-platinum-selling, Grammy Award-winning US pop star who ruled the airwaves around the turn of the millennium will perform in Hong Kong
Tue
AsiaWorld-Expo
Jun
30
Events
Various music performances, arts booths, instant photo-taking with ponies and a night concert staged by famous singers of different eras to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR. You can also find food trucks and specialty food stalls.
Fri 14:00 - 22:30
Tai Po Waterfront Park

June 2017 to July 2017

Jun
24
Exhibitions
With "Rippling" as the theme, the festival will link different public museums and visitors together to make the experiences more unique. A series of fabulous and thought-provoking programmes, including exhibitions, film screenings, talks, concerts, guided tours and workshops, create ripples of inspiration.
Sat - Sun

June 2017 to August 2017

Jun
29
Exhibitions
Contemporary Chinese paintings from the University Museum's collection show the changing cityscapes of Hong Kong over the last half century. It focuses on local artists and their visual testimonies of the Fragrant Harbour.
Thu - Sun
Fung Ping Shan Building, UMAG, HKU

June 2017 to October 2017

Jun
29
Exhibitions
Hall of Mental Cultivation (Yangxin Dian) was the political centre of the Qing dynasty where many Qing emperors lived. As the hall - one of the most visited places in The Palace Museum in Beijing - is closed for renovation, some 200 artefacts previously housed there have been brought to Hong Kong to showcase their political, historical...
Thu - Sun
1/F Thematic Exhibition Hall, Hong Kong Heritage Museum

July 2017

Jul
02
Events
The Council is providing free demonstration lessons for students in secondary school and DSE English courses. Course consultation sessions include question and answering skills, exam strategies and teaching methodology.
Sun 11:15 - 18:30
British Council
Jul
02
Exhibitions
What's it like living in one of Hong Kong's old houses hundreds of years ago? Village head of the famed Sam Tung Uk will share the stories - both new and old - behind those houses.
Sun 14:00 - 15:00
Sam Tung Uk Museum
Jul
04
Sports
Whether you're a newbie or an experienced player, this camp offers something for everyone, covering technical and tactical skills specific to your age, experience and ability.
Tue - Fri
Jul
06
Shows
Nine performances from twenty artists in an exchange of arts and cultures an a collaboration by the Hong Kong Arts Centre and the Belgian cultural centre Les Halles de Schaerbeek.
Thu - Sat
Hong Kong Arts Centre
Jul
07
Shows
Now a firm part of Diocesan Boys' School heritage, the annual concert honours students' music achievements and brings together family and friends to raise funds for the Diocesan Boys' School Foundation Limited.
Fri - Sat
Diocesan Boys' School, Yunni & Maxine Pao Auditorium, Yip Kit Chuen Concert Hall
Jul
14
Sports
Have you played darts? Now is the perfect time to learn from the best. Eight teams, including those from Thailand, South Korea and Hong Kong, will take part in the festival. On the first day, you can try your hand at darts machines and watch the preliminary round matches.
Fri - Sat
Kowloon Bay International Trade & Exhibition Centre
Jul
18
Music/gigs
Some of the world's top-tier choirs unite to perform wonderful renditions and concerts in a festival full of music and cultural exchange
Tue 17:00 - Sat 17:00
Jul
24
Events
A five-day aviation-inspired leadership experience with guidance from British Airways’ crew members plus the chance to win a trip to BA’s head office in London.
Mon - Fri
Hong Kong Adventure Corps Training Camp in Sai Kung
Jul
28
Shows
A family dance drama exploring Hong Kong’s yum cha culture, featuring dancing teacups, saucers and dim sum.
Fri - Sun
Yuen Long Theatre Auditorium

July 2017 to August 2017

Jul
31
Events
An entrepreneurship academy from Silicon Valley, where youngsters can develop their own start up and present their business plan to a panel of judges.
Mon - Sat
Canadian International School of Hong Kong

August 2017

Aug
05
Events
The “Book Crossing Festival” is a annual event organised by Youth Square to promote reading, as well as to encourage local youth to find enjoyment in books.
Sat - Sun
Y Theatre, LG1, Youth Square
Aug
11
Music/gigs
Before Clockenflap returns, Hong Kong's super-chill indie music festival comes back with an even bigger line-up than before. Featuring local bands, food, and much, much more, the three-day event promises to bring something for everyone.
Fri - Sat
West Kowloon Cultural District
Aug
13
Arts
A summer camp to explore and experiment with art, working with instructors skilled in art, design, architecture, illustration and moving image. Conducted in Cantonese.
Sun - Wed
Hong Kong Federation of Youth Groups Jockey Club Sai Kung Outdoor Training Camp