Events
Mar 23 @ 11:00 am – May 19 @ 7:00 pm
11:00 am
1a space proudly presents “Hactivate Yourself!”, a contemporary art exhibition and public project curated by Tuçe Erel, the 1a space’s Call for Curator/Artist in Residence 2019 recipient. “Hactivate Yourself!” features Istanbul-based contemporary artist duo AslieMk, Berlin-based Korhan Erel, Göksu Kunak a.k.a. Gucci Chunk, Bochum-based Julia Nitschke, and Hong Kong-based artist Vvzela Kook. Hactivate Yourself is the selected project of 1a spcae’s “Call for Curator/Artist in Residence 2019”. “Hactivate Yourself!” is a project that concept is driven by transhumanism and posthumanism themes. The exhibition will explore artistic positions about hacking culture, biohacking, biopolitics, critique of daily usage of internet through performance, performative installations, videos, sound and site specific installations. The exhibition will ask these questions: How can we hack our ideas? How can we look outside the box? It is important to understand that hacking in the smaller scale could change a lot in our daily life. How can we hack the system for the sake of better life? The popular culture and so many sponsored videos in the social media are promoting about healthy, quality, and active life. How about hactivating our lives! Exhibition Details Exhibition Period: 23 March 2019 – 19 May 2019 Time: Tuesday to Sundays 11 am[...]
1a Space
Apr 6 @ 10:00 am – Jul 7 @ 9:00 pm
10:00 am
Experience an art exhibition like no other. Transcend time and space as you accompany Vincent van Gogh on a journey through Arles, Saint Rémy and Auvers-sur-Oise, where he created most of his timeless masterpieces. Set to an evocative classical music score, a thrilling display of over 3,000 inspirational images transforms every surface – walls, columns, ceilings and even floors. Adults and children alike will forge their own paths and find their own meaning as they wander through the galleries, exploring hidden nooks, viewing artworks from new angles and discovering unique perspectives.   Opening Times 6 April – 7 July 2019 Monday to Thursday: 10:00 – 21:00 Friday to Sunday and Public Holidays: 10:00 – 22:00
May 15 @ 8:30 pm – May 16 @ 1:30 am
8:30 pm
Every Wednesday Race Night*, Hong Kong Pub Crawl team will take you on tour from the Happy Valley Racecourse to the infamous Wanchai nightlife district to discover Hong Kong’s best bars. As one of the most exciting things to do in Hong Kong, the horse races is a must-see. *Only dates with horse races are available for booking. >>>Tickets
Happy Valley
May 16 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
10:00 am
Starting Time & Point: Monday to Sunday 10am outside Admiralty MTR Station Exit A (between McDonald’s and Oliver Super Sandwich) Find Us: Find yellow T-shirt/jacket with “The Hong Kong Free Tours” Booking: Please book through the reservation system or show up with a smile! Fee: This is a pay what you think is worth tour. A similar tour in Hong Kong would cost HKD 350 per person. We recommend tipping HKD 100 per person so this will be win-win for all involved. Major Sites: – Government HQ: Umbrella Movement – Tamar Park: General HK history – PLA Building: Emotion before 1997 – City Hall: Why the British returned HK? – Court of Final Appeal: How China controls HK? – HSBC Building: Famous Feng Shui war – Bank of China: Rival from the East – Queen’s Road: The Original coastline – St. John Cathedral: Beginning of HK
May 16 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
2:00 pm
When you visit Hong Kong, you must think Hong Kong is a city of prosperity: the beautiful skyline in Victoria Harbour, the men in suit in Central, and the many Tesla you see on the road. Underneath the prosperity is the truth of capitalism that drives people to live in ever smaller space. This tour is about revealing this which will change how you look at the beautiful Victoria Harbour again. Starting Time & Point: Monday to Saturday 2pm outside Mong Kok MTR Station Exit B3 (**NOT Mong Kok EAST Station**) Find Us: Find yellow T-shirt/jacket with “The Hong Kong Free Tours” Booking: Please book through the reservation system or show up with a smile! Major Sites:  – Goldfish Market: What else is there? – Boundary Street: Affordable Housing? – Portland Street: Capitalism in HK – Lui Seng Chun: Herbal Tea – Tung Chau Street: How we survive? – Kweilin Street: Living condition  
Mong Kok MTR Station Exit B3
May 16 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
7:30 pm
Tea House Theatre Experience is specially designed to introduce new audiences to Chinese traditional theatre. The 90-minute performance, presented by Xiqu Centre’s very own Tea House Rising Stars Troupe, showcases a selection of short excerpts demonstrating a range of vocal and music styles. It also includes narration by an expert moderator to help newcomers gain insight into the history of the art form. To recreate the warm, authentic atmosphere of Hong Kong’s early 20th century tea houses, audiences are served traditional tea and dim sum during the performance – a delicious way to learn about the heritage of Chinese traditional theatre. Programmes run from Wednesday to Sunday every week. Programme Type: Nanyin (Cantonese Narrative Singing) Wind and Percussion Music Cantonese Opera Songs (Selection) Cantonese Opera Excerpt Performance Music Ensemble Performance Date and time: Wednesday to Sunday: 7:30pm Saturday and Sunday: 3:00pm (Except 22 May to 31 May 2019) Venue: Tea House Theatre, Xiqu Centre Language: Performed and narrated in Cantonese with Chinese and English surtitles Tickets (Price includes performance, tea and dim sum): Standard $368, $318 Half-price $184, $159 (senior citizens aged 60 or above, people with disabilities and a companion, CSSA recipients, and full-time students aged 6 or above, according to[...]
Tea House Theatre, Xiqu Centre
May 16 @ 9:00 pm – May 17 @ 12:00 am
9:00 pm
Hong Kong Pub Crawl’s signature Lan Kwai Fong (LKF) Crawl in Central runs every Thursday through Hong Kong’s SOHO and LKF bar districts. The Horse Races Crawl runs every race night on Wednesday at the Happy Valley Racecourse in partnership with the Hong Kong Jockey Club (HKJC), touring through the iconic horse races in Happy Valley followed by a pub crawl in the Wan Chai bar district. The pub crawls are mobile parties, moving from one destination to another, and has to be seen to be believed. Meet-up Point Time: 9:00pm to 9:45pm. Address: G/F, 4 Wo On Lane, Central Closest MTR Exit: Central, Exit D2
HANJAN
May 17 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
10:00 am
Starting Time & Point: Monday to Sunday 10am outside Admiralty MTR Station Exit A (between McDonald’s and Oliver Super Sandwich) Find Us: Find yellow T-shirt/jacket with “The Hong Kong Free Tours” Booking: Please book through the reservation system or show up with a smile! Fee: This is a pay what you think is worth tour. A similar tour in Hong Kong would cost HKD 350 per person. We recommend tipping HKD 100 per person so this will be win-win for all involved. Major Sites: – Government HQ: Umbrella Movement – Tamar Park: General HK history – PLA Building: Emotion before 1997 – City Hall: Why the British returned HK? – Court of Final Appeal: How China controls HK? – HSBC Building: Famous Feng Shui war – Bank of China: Rival from the East – Queen’s Road: The Original coastline – St. John Cathedral: Beginning of HK
May 17 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
2:00 pm
When you visit Hong Kong, you must think Hong Kong is a city of prosperity: the beautiful skyline in Victoria Harbour, the men in suit in Central, and the many Tesla you see on the road. Underneath the prosperity is the truth of capitalism that drives people to live in ever smaller space. This tour is about revealing this which will change how you look at the beautiful Victoria Harbour again. Starting Time & Point: Monday to Saturday 2pm outside Mong Kok MTR Station Exit B3 (**NOT Mong Kok EAST Station**) Find Us: Find yellow T-shirt/jacket with “The Hong Kong Free Tours” Booking: Please book through the reservation system or show up with a smile! Major Sites:  – Goldfish Market: What else is there? – Boundary Street: Affordable Housing? – Portland Street: Capitalism in HK – Lui Seng Chun: Herbal Tea – Tung Chau Street: How we survive? – Kweilin Street: Living condition  
Mong Kok MTR Station Exit B3
May 17 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
6:00 pm
Reservation Needed!! Brewery Tour and beer on tap for your tasting! Bring your own food or delivery, then enjoy a Friday night with authentic craft beers! RSVP: beer@moonzen.hk / 3709 2829
Moonzen Brewery
May 17 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
7:30 pm
Tea House Theatre Experience is specially designed to introduce new audiences to Chinese traditional theatre. The 90-minute performance, presented by Xiqu Centre’s very own Tea House Rising Stars Troupe, showcases a selection of short excerpts demonstrating a range of vocal and music styles. It also includes narration by an expert moderator to help newcomers gain insight into the history of the art form. To recreate the warm, authentic atmosphere of Hong Kong’s early 20th century tea houses, audiences are served traditional tea and dim sum during the performance – a delicious way to learn about the heritage of Chinese traditional theatre. Programmes run from Wednesday to Sunday every week. Programme Type: Nanyin (Cantonese Narrative Singing) Wind and Percussion Music Cantonese Opera Songs (Selection) Cantonese Opera Excerpt Performance Music Ensemble Performance Date and time: Wednesday to Sunday: 7:30pm Saturday and Sunday: 3:00pm (Except 22 May to 31 May 2019) Venue: Tea House Theatre, Xiqu Centre Language: Performed and narrated in Cantonese with Chinese and English surtitles Tickets (Price includes performance, tea and dim sum): Standard $368, $318 Half-price $184, $159 (senior citizens aged 60 or above, people with disabilities and a companion, CSSA recipients, and full-time students aged 6 or above, according to[...]
Tea House Theatre, Xiqu Centre
May 18 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
10:00 am
Starting Time & Point: Monday to Sunday 10am outside Admiralty MTR Station Exit A (between McDonald’s and Oliver Super Sandwich) Find Us: Find yellow T-shirt/jacket with “The Hong Kong Free Tours” Booking: Please book through the reservation system or show up with a smile! Fee: This is a pay what you think is worth tour. A similar tour in Hong Kong would cost HKD 350 per person. We recommend tipping HKD 100 per person so this will be win-win for all involved. Major Sites: – Government HQ: Umbrella Movement – Tamar Park: General HK history – PLA Building: Emotion before 1997 – City Hall: Why the British returned HK? – Court of Final Appeal: How China controls HK? – HSBC Building: Famous Feng Shui war – Bank of China: Rival from the East – Queen’s Road: The Original coastline – St. John Cathedral: Beginning of HK
May 18 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
11:00 am
Drinking different types of tea in different seasons can keep you healthy. Our tea demonstrators will show you various types of tea according to the seasons. You could enjoy scented tea in spring, green tea in summer, Oolong tea in autumn and mellow tea in winter. Come to join us for tasting the fragrance of tea. 2019.4.20* ∣ 5.4 ∣ 5.18** ∣ 6.1 ∣ 6.8 ∣ 6.15 (Sat) 11:00am – 12:00nn Venue: Flagstaff House Museum of Tea Ware(1/F) | The K. S. Lo Gallery (G/F) 10 seats per session, each person could enroll one session in each month, please call 2869 6690 for reservation The commencement dates to reserve each month’s programs are : April (4.1) ∣ May (4.29) ∣ June (5.27) The demonstrations will be conducted *in English | **in Putonghua
Flagstaff House Museum of Tea Ware(1/F)
May 18 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
12:00 pm
There will be booths selling handcrafted accessories, organic body care products, food…..the market only opens at weekends! Transport guide from the Mahjong: Take bus no. 5 to star ferry, then change to ferry to Central Pier. From Central Pier it’s only a few minutes walk to Pier no. 5 to Cheung Chau! Check the ferry schedule here  
Cheung Chau
May 18 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
2:00 pm
When you visit Hong Kong, you must think Hong Kong is a city of prosperity: the beautiful skyline in Victoria Harbour, the men in suit in Central, and the many Tesla you see on the road. Underneath the prosperity is the truth of capitalism that drives people to live in ever smaller space. This tour is about revealing this which will change how you look at the beautiful Victoria Harbour again. Starting Time & Point: Monday to Saturday 2pm outside Mong Kok MTR Station Exit B3 (**NOT Mong Kok EAST Station**) Find Us: Find yellow T-shirt/jacket with “The Hong Kong Free Tours” Booking: Please book through the reservation system or show up with a smile! Major Sites:  – Goldfish Market: What else is there? – Boundary Street: Affordable Housing? – Portland Street: Capitalism in HK – Lui Seng Chun: Herbal Tea – Tung Chau Street: How we survive? – Kweilin Street: Living condition  
Mong Kok MTR Station Exit B3
May 18 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
7:30 pm
Tea House Theatre Experience is specially designed to introduce new audiences to Chinese traditional theatre. The 90-minute performance, presented by Xiqu Centre’s very own Tea House Rising Stars Troupe, showcases a selection of short excerpts demonstrating a range of vocal and music styles. It also includes narration by an expert moderator to help newcomers gain insight into the history of the art form. To recreate the warm, authentic atmosphere of Hong Kong’s early 20th century tea houses, audiences are served traditional tea and dim sum during the performance – a delicious way to learn about the heritage of Chinese traditional theatre. Programmes run from Wednesday to Sunday every week. Programme Type: Nanyin (Cantonese Narrative Singing) Wind and Percussion Music Cantonese Opera Songs (Selection) Cantonese Opera Excerpt Performance Music Ensemble Performance Date and time: Wednesday to Sunday: 7:30pm Saturday and Sunday: 3:00pm (Except 22 May to 31 May 2019) Venue: Tea House Theatre, Xiqu Centre Language: Performed and narrated in Cantonese with Chinese and English surtitles Tickets (Price includes performance, tea and dim sum): Standard $368, $318 Half-price $184, $159 (senior citizens aged 60 or above, people with disabilities and a companion, CSSA recipients, and full-time students aged 6 or above, according to[...]
Tea House Theatre, Xiqu Centre
May 19 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
10:00 am
Starting Time & Point: Monday to Sunday 10am outside Admiralty MTR Station Exit A (between McDonald’s and Oliver Super Sandwich) Find Us: Find yellow T-shirt/jacket with “The Hong Kong Free Tours” Booking: Please book through the reservation system or show up with a smile! Fee: This is a pay what you think is worth tour. A similar tour in Hong Kong would cost HKD 350 per person. We recommend tipping HKD 100 per person so this will be win-win for all involved. Major Sites: – Government HQ: Umbrella Movement – Tamar Park: General HK history – PLA Building: Emotion before 1997 – City Hall: Why the British returned HK? – Court of Final Appeal: How China controls HK? – HSBC Building: Famous Feng Shui war – Bank of China: Rival from the East – Queen’s Road: The Original coastline – St. John Cathedral: Beginning of HK
May 19 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
12:00 pm
There will be booths selling handcrafted accessories, organic body care products, food…..the market only opens at weekends! Transport guide from the Mahjong: Take bus no. 5 to star ferry, then change to ferry to Central Pier. From Central Pier it’s only a few minutes walk to Pier no. 5 to Cheung Chau! Check the ferry schedule here  
Cheung Chau
May 19 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
7:30 pm
Tea House Theatre Experience is specially designed to introduce new audiences to Chinese traditional theatre. The 90-minute performance, presented by Xiqu Centre’s very own Tea House Rising Stars Troupe, showcases a selection of short excerpts demonstrating a range of vocal and music styles. It also includes narration by an expert moderator to help newcomers gain insight into the history of the art form. To recreate the warm, authentic atmosphere of Hong Kong’s early 20th century tea houses, audiences are served traditional tea and dim sum during the performance – a delicious way to learn about the heritage of Chinese traditional theatre. Programmes run from Wednesday to Sunday every week. Programme Type: Nanyin (Cantonese Narrative Singing) Wind and Percussion Music Cantonese Opera Songs (Selection) Cantonese Opera Excerpt Performance Music Ensemble Performance Date and time: Wednesday to Sunday: 7:30pm Saturday and Sunday: 3:00pm (Except 22 May to 31 May 2019) Venue: Tea House Theatre, Xiqu Centre Language: Performed and narrated in Cantonese with Chinese and English surtitles Tickets (Price includes performance, tea and dim sum): Standard $368, $318 Half-price $184, $159 (senior citizens aged 60 or above, people with disabilities and a companion, CSSA recipients, and full-time students aged 6 or above, according to[...]
Tea House Theatre, Xiqu Centre
May 20 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
10:00 am
Starting Time & Point: Monday to Sunday 10am outside Admiralty MTR Station Exit A (between McDonald’s and Oliver Super Sandwich) Find Us: Find yellow T-shirt/jacket with “The Hong Kong Free Tours” Booking: Please book through the reservation system or show up with a smile! Fee: This is a pay what you think is worth tour. A similar tour in Hong Kong would cost HKD 350 per person. We recommend tipping HKD 100 per person so this will be win-win for all involved. Major Sites: – Government HQ: Umbrella Movement – Tamar Park: General HK history – PLA Building: Emotion before 1997 – City Hall: Why the British returned HK? – Court of Final Appeal: How China controls HK? – HSBC Building: Famous Feng Shui war – Bank of China: Rival from the East – Queen’s Road: The Original coastline – St. John Cathedral: Beginning of HK