Our insider tips on who’s visiting, what’s happening, and where to go during your Hong Kong visit.
Reading The World – Hong Kong Book Fair 2014
Discover new must-reads or fresh insights into the authors you love in this year's Book Fair. The fair will showcase a variety of international and local authors and featuring few-hundred cultural events. Enjoy your valuable and excited moments in the fair.
Date: 16 Jul – 22 Jul 2014
Time: Sun – Mon: 10am-10pm, Tue: 9am-5pm, Wed - Thu: 10am-10pm, Fri – Sat: 10am-12am
Venue: Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, Wanchai
Admission: Morning Ticket: HK$10 (valid for entry by 12pm), Adult Ticket: HK$25, Child Ticket: HK$10
The Secrets of Takahata and Miyazaki Animation - Studio Ghibli Layout Designs
This exhibition will comprise around 1,300 of their original layout sketches derived from earlier works such as Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind and Castle in the Sky, right up to the latest work The Wind Rises.
Date: 14 May - 31 Aug 2014
Time: Mon and Wed to Fri: 10am-6pm, Sat, Sun & PH: 10am-7pm (closed on Tue)
Venue: Hong Kong Heritage Museum
Admission: various ticket prices (please refer to event website)
International Arts Carnival
The International Arts Carnival showcases an array of inspiring, yet entertaining stage performances and cultural activities, aiming at providing children, young people and their families with cultural diversions during the summer holiday.
Date: 11 Jul - 17 Aug 2014
FIVB Volleyball World Grand Prix
The annually Volleyball World Grand Prix is back in Hong Kong this summer where you will see a line-up of some of the top-ranking national teams playing against each other, including China, Italy, Japan and Thailand.
Date: 8 - 10 Aug 2014
Venue: Hong Kong Coliseum
Serving Up Global Delicacies – Food Expo
Entering into its 25th year, the annual Food Expo is the perfect chance for you to sample gourmet treats from across the globe, as well as salivating over demonstrations by international experts, including Michelin-starred chefs.
Date: 14-18 Aug 2014
Time: Public Hall: 10am - 10pm (14 - 17 Aug), 10am - 6pm (18 Aug); Gourmet Zone: 10am - 10pm (14 - 17 Aug)
Venue: Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, Wan Chai