Don't miss out on some great events, such as seeing live music from across the globe, enjoying beach parties and hitting music festivals with our handy August event guide
From shopping the local markets in Mong Kok to exploring Hakka villages in the New Territories or visiting Buddhist temples, Hong Kong is never short of fun things to do. This August, a range of events will be happening throughout the region, such as live music, festivals and beach parties, so be sure not to miss out!
Beef & Liberty hosts Tropical Pop-Up Party
Burger restaurant Beef & Liberty will host a Tropical Pop-Up Party on 3 August at 252 Hollywood Road in Sheung Wan. From 5pm, the team will be serving up five different types of tropical pina coladas alongside three tasty tacos created by Executive Chef Uwe Opocensky.
Beef & Liberty Tropical Pop-Up Party, 252 Hollywood Road, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong
Hosted by FuFu and Vines and Terroirs in collaboration with Lido restaurant, Sunset Beach is a special beach party taking place at Deep Water Bay Beach on 5 August. DJs will play funky tunes as guests enjoy a selection of rose wines, pizza and snacks. Packages to the event start from $300.
Sunset Beach, Deep Water Bay Beach, Deep Water Bay, Hong Kong
LANY live in Hong Kong
American trio and alternative band LANY will be playing in Hong Kong on 8 August for one night only. Taking the stage at KITEC in Kowloon Bay, the band was named no.1 on Spotify’s most streamed artist of all time and plays Hong Kong before embarking on a 36 date tour throughout USA.
LANY live in Hong Kong, KITEC, G/F, 1 Trademart Drive, Kowloon Bay, Hong Kong
Wow and Flutter presents: The Weekend 2017
From 11-13 August, West Kowloon Cultural District will be transformed into a live music and performance space as Wow and Flutter Weekend takes off. Featuring acts from across Hong Kong, four stages will host acts such as RubberBand and David Boring, while a handmade bazaar featuring around 50 vendors selling jewellery, clothing and arts and crafts will also be taking place.
Wow and Flutter presents: The Weekend 2017, West Kowloon Cultural District, Tsim Sha Tsui, Hong Kong
DNCE live in Hong Kong
DNCE fist hit the airwaves with their now platinum-selling hit Cake by the Ocean back in 2015, and since then have gone on to find international success with their catchy tunes and danceable beats. Most recently, the band released their single Kissing Strangers featuring Nicki Minaj, and we’re sure they will be playing all of their best hits when they play at MacPherson Stadium in Hong Kong on 14 August.
DNCE live in Hong Kong, MacPherson Stadium, 38 Nelson Street, Mong Kok, Hong Kong
Paws for Latin Brunch
Held at Picada on 19 August, Paws for Latin Brunch is a fundraiser in conjunction with Sai Kung Stray Friends Foundation. Meet a selection of strays on the balcony before tucking into a tasty brunch with free-flow cava, beer and cocktails.
Paws for Latin Brunch, Picada, 2/F, LKF29, 29 Wyndham Street, Central, Hong Kong
Warehouses on West Block Party – Summer Edition
On Saturday 26 August, the creative community from Warehouses on West will be hosting a block party with live music, hip hop yoga and some of the best local delicacies that Hong Kong has to offer. Sample artisan craft beers at Warehouse 2, listen to live music in a pet friendly environment at Warehouses 4-7 or check out the special exhibition and workshop by Awethentic in Warehouse 10.
Warehouses on West Block Party – Summer Edition, 158A Connaught Road West, Sai Ying Pun, Hong Kong