Cheers to the weekend! Celebrate another (hopefully) sunny couple of days by hitting up one of these awesome summer events… Head to the Central harbourfront for a house/techno music festival, zen out with a silent yoga disco in the park or spice your Saturday with at Repulse Bay with a Sunset and Mojito Night. It’s all here in this week’s Weekender…
Going ga-ga for gowns
Just say the word – “sale” – and we’ll be there. Especially if the sale is a whopping 75% off, and for some of the most exquisite designer dresses in the world! Yep, Trinity Bridal is hosting an epic three-day sale at their Central boutique where you can browse the likes of Oscar de la Renta, Reem Acra, Carolina Herrera and Romona Keveza (to name but a few). With so many stunning designers, you can pick up the dress of your dreams at a seriously discounted price. Simply make an appointment from 27-29 August to check out a stunning selection of wedding and bridesmaid’s dresses, or pick up the perfect evening gown for that upcoming charity gala. Time to treat yourself to something special!
When: Thursday, 27 August – Saturday, 29 August
Where: Trinity Bridal, 8/F, W Place, 52 Wyndham Street, Central, Hong Kong
How much: Discounts up to 75% off! Payment methods include Visa, Mastercard, Amex, CUP and cash. To make an appointment, call 2978 3987 or email [email protected].
Mmmhmm, it’s still junk season over here in the 852! If you’ve yet to go on one this summer, why not check out Grouvly and HKJunks‘ “Junkzilla” over the long weekend? There will be three platforms (that’s SIX boats!), three different music themes and three signature cocktails. As Andy Warhol said, one’s company, two’s a crowd and three’s a party! Slip your bikini on and get ready to mix, mingle and party at the ultimate junk experience.
SPECIAL SASSY OFFER
Get $200 off the original ticket price by using the code “sassy200” when you purchase your ticket online here. Celebrate the end of summer…
When: Thursday, 3 September
Where: Meet at Central Pier 9
How much: Tickets are $1,000 or you could rope in two friends and buy three tickets for $2,700, available here.
Enter the Garden of Eden
We can’t wait for Clockenflap 2015, and there’s no better way to get you in the mood for music than a pre-Clockenflap mini festival experience! We’re big fans of Rewind’s pop-up events, so we’re looking forward to getting our flower head bands out for Eden, Hong Kong’s newest techno and house festival. Hear DJs from all over the world and take in the amazing harbourfront atmosphere for a night you won’t forget! Don’t forget the dress code… Adam & Eve or Devils & Angels.
When: Sunday, 23 August, 4-11pm
Where: Central Harbourfront Event Space, 9 Lung Wo Road Central, Hong Kong
How much: Pre-sale tickets are $200, door tickets are $250 (both include entrance for one person and one drink), pre-sale tickets are available here!
Silent Disco Yoga
For all the Sassy yogis, keep this Sunday free for the next Silent Disco Yoga Class in the park. The session will be lead by Nora Lim, a yoga professional from one of our favourite boutique studios in Sheung Wan, The Yoga Room. Zone out of the hustle and bustle and focus on your poses while wearing wireless illuminated disco headsets that will be playing selected music and feeding you the instructions. This is definitely a unique experience you’ve got to try out!
When: Sunday, 23 August, 6.30-7.30pm
Where: Sun Yat Sen Memorial Park, Eastern Street North, Sai Ying Pun, Hong Kong
How much: $150, book online here. Make sure you bring your own yoga mat!
Sunset, Sea & Salsa (dip)!
Head down to the beach to Hotshot, a California-inspired beach hangout, for the return of Sunset and Mojitos. They’ve prepared two special cocktails for this Latin Miami evening, so if you’re a rum kind of girl, make sure you try their new Lamma Sunset drink! DJ Piesta and Hallex M will be setting the mood with Latin tracks while you eat, drink and dance the night away. And don’t forget to snack on tasty quesadillas and nachos while you’re there!
When: Saturday, 22 August, 6-11pm
Where: Hotshot, G/F, Shop 114-115, The Pulse, 28 Beach Road, Repulse Bay, Hong Kong
Got an event you’d like us to feature in The Weekender, or have a top tip for us? Email us the details at [email protected].