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What’s on this weekend

You have your costume and you are all ready to trick-or-treat, but that’s not all that’s on in Hong Kong. Check out our handy guide to some of the key things on offer around town.


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Some of the world’s best food and wine will be showcased at the festival

What: Hong Kong Wine & Dine Festival

Autumn brings some of the world’s best food and wine to town with the Hong Kong Wine & Dine Festival. Featuring delicious gastronomic offerings and entertainment right next to the harbour, it will boast 400 booths offering everything from fine wines to creative cocktails, and plenty to eat in between.

Where: Central Harbourfront Event Space

When: Until 30 October

Price: HK$30 entry per adult, tasting passes from HK$100

Tickets: discoverhongkong.com


What: Shi Fu Miz Festival

A varied program of world to electronic beats combining live music, DJ sets and activities/workshops around art in a human-sized festival, where the spirit of the well-being and ecology are the keywords.

Where: Life Base, Pui O Beach, Lantau Island

When: 29 October, 11am-10pm

Price: From HK$426

Tickets: www.ticketflap.com


What: Halloween

There are a host of activities and themed events aimed at both big and small fans of the spooky festival.

Where: Various locations

When: Various times

More: Halloween fun in Hong Kong


What: 10th Annual Hong Kong International Comedy Festival

The 10th edition of the Hong Kong International Comedy Festival will see local and international performers in a series of stand-up events guaranteed to have you in stitches.

Where: Various locations

When: Until 5 November

Price: From HK$250

Tickets: +852 6220 4436 or www.takeoutcomedy.com


What: Hong Kong Art-in-Motion

Young and old, parents and children, teachers and students, artists and tourists, jump on board to explore Hong Kong’s culture, art and history. Every weekend until the end of November, Hong Kong Arts Centre is running Hong Kong Art-in-Motion. The event is an art tour where passengers can jump on and off a free, circular coach service at specified stations on a route which connects them with various Hong Kong art and cultural hotspots and introduces different art spaces and programmes to everyone.

Where: Various locations

When: Every weekend until 27 November

More: www.hkac.org.hk


What: Hong Kong Art Week

The Autumn edition of the Hong Kong Art Gallery Association’s Hong Kong Art Week will see more than 100 free art activities throughout the city. This weekend a two-day Art Symposium will explore what art means to society.

Where: Asia Society, 9 Justice Drive, Admiralty

When: 29 October – 30 October, 9.30am-5.30pm

More: Hong Kong Art Week event


What: Sedan Chair Race

This exciting race is the main fundraising event of Sedan Chair Charities Fund, and consists of teams carrying sedan chairs running around the Peak on a 2.1km race. It provides team-building opportunities for corporations, schools and organisations, as well as being an amazing time for spectators to enjoy an entertaining morning with wonderful live music, good food and games, all on this beautiful heritage site.

Where: Matilda International Hospital, 41 Mount Kellett Road, The Peak

When: 30 October, 10am-1.30pm

More: www.sedanchairace.org


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