Boy, have we got a jam-packed Weekender for you! We’ve got two giveaways – one to Lily Allen’s live show in Hong Kong (which we can’t wait for!) and one to dance music’s hottest twosome, Sunnery James and Ryan Marciano at PLAY. If you’re in the mood to take it easy, why not head over to Duddell’s for a screening of Frances Ha? It’s all in our Weekender!
Spin & Save
If you still haven’t sorted out a new fitness regime to get through your New Year’s Resolutions, then this is your chance! It’s not too late to sign up for the First Mission series at XYZ, ideal for beginners. Spinning is a fab way to stay fit, and the cool cave-like rooms and pumping tunes from XYZ will get you feeling motivated in no time. If you haven’t bought a series yet, then try it out first with a very special discount of just $500 for 3 rides! A single ride is normally $350, so you’re not only working out your body, mind and spirit, but you’ll also be seriously saving those dollars. Valid for one month from the date of purchase… snap up this offer quick for a taste of all XYZ has to offer!
When: This offer is valid now, January 2015!
Where: XYZ, New World Tower, Tower 2, 18 Queens Road Central, Hong Kong
How much: Just $500 for 3 rides!
Calling all fashionistas
General Assembly is hosting The Business of Fashion: An Evening with Yeechoo.com, OnePointSix and Grana, perfect for all you budding fashionistas who want some advice on starting a business. The event will feature Abby Zhang from YEECHOO.com, one of our fave dress rental companies, Pieter Wittgen from Grana and Karen Tai from womenswear label OnePointSix. This is the perfect opportunity to pick up some inspiration and motivation! RSVP by clicking on the link below!
When: Thursday, 29 January, 7-9pm
Where: Platform, 1/F, 120 Connaught Road West, Sai Ying Pun, Hong Kong
How much: Free to attend! Click here to RSVP.
I go ahead and smile…
Sassy girl Lily Allen is hitting the stage in Hong Kong and we can’t wait! Known for hits such as “Smile”, “Alfie” and “Air Balloon”, her live performance is sure to be filled with fun, cheeky tunes and bags of energy. This will definitely be the perfect girls night out (sorry, boys!) so grab your crew and head over to Asia World Expo.
SPECIAL SASSY GIVEAWAY
We’re excited to be giving away two pairs of tickets to see Lily Allen on 31 January! Winners will be picked by Monday, 26 January, so don’t miss out on entering this cool giveaway…
When: Saturday, 31 January, 8pm
Where: AsiaWorld-Expo, Asia World Summit, Lantau, Hong Kong
How much: Tickets are $788 and available from www.hkticketing.com or by calling 3128 8288. Or you could try your luck and enter our giveaway here.
In the mood to party
Many of us will agree that the weekend starts on a Thursday, so it’s only fitting that Sunnery James & Ryan Marciano, two DJs from Amsterdam are spinning tunes at PLAY. These two have been described as the Dutch version of Swedish House Mafia, so you’re definitely in for a good night!
SPECIAL SASSY GIVEAWAY
If you’re keen to check them out, then don’t forget to enter our giveaway! You could win one of three pairs of tickets that are up for grabs. Put your BFF on speed dial and get ready to party the night away! Click here or on the button below to enter the giveaway.
When: Thursday, 29 January, 10pm
Where: PLAY, 1/F, On Hing Building, 1 On Hing Terrace, Central, Hong Kong
How much: Tickets are $280 in advance and are available here. They are $380 on the door. Or you could try your luck and enter our giveaway here!
At the drive in
In the mood to chill out? Check out a screening of Frances Ha, a film that was selected for the Panorama section of the Berlin International Film Festival at Duddell’s. This black and white film is about a woman named Frances, who seemingly falls short of everything in life. Set in New York city, this film rocks some serious art house vibes. If you want to join in the fun, don’t forget to RSVP by tomorrow!
When: Monday, 26 January, 7pm
Where: The Library, Level 3, Shanghai Tang Mansion, 1 Duddell Street, Central, Hong Kong
How much: Free! RSVP by Saturday, 24 January to [email protected].
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