Our insider tips on who’s visiting, what’s happening, and where to go during your Hong Kong visit.
Hong Kong Cultural Celebrations
Enjoy the very unique cultural celebrations in which you can find nowhere else but Hong Kong. 4 cultural celebrations (Birthday of Tin Hau on 22 Apr, Cheung Chau Bun Festival on 3-7 May, Birthday of Lord Buddha and Birthday of Tam Kung on 6 May) will take place across Hong Kong with highlighted activities under each festival.
Date: 22 Apr - 6 May 2014
Le French May
Organised by the Consulate General of France in Hong Kong and Macau, Le French May is celebrating its 22nd anniversary. This year there will be more than 120 events spanning two months from exhibitions and performances to cinema and gastronomy so don't miss it.
Date: 2 May - 28 Jun 2014
Art Basel Hong Kong
The Art Basel has once again returned to Hong Kong. This year there will be a total of 6 sectors, with Film sector (which will be housed at agnes b cinema at the Hong Kong Arts Centre) being the new addition. The show will display the highest quality of pictures, sculptures, drawings, installations, photographs, video and editioned works from the 20th and 21st centuries, by more than 2,000 artists from Asia and around the globe.
Date: 15 - 18 May 2014
Venue: Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, Wanchai
Hong Kong Dragonboat Carnival
This water-splashing Dragonboat carnival returns again for 3 days from 6 - 8 Jun. Cheer for the dragonboat racers while you party at the San Miguel BeerFest with cold beers and live music.
Date: 6 - 8 Jun 2014
Venue: UC Centenary Garden, East Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon (free admission)