Get a little crafty mid-week and enjoy this Wednesday night embroidery workshop at The Winery. Complete with free-flow prosecco (and snacks!), the ticket price includes all the tuition and materials you need to come away with your very own embroidered creation – so all you need to do is show up and get creative!
When: Wednesday, 3 April, 7:30pm to 10:30pm
Where: The Winery, G/F Kwan Yick Building Phase 3, 158A Connaught Road West, Sai Ying Pun, Hong Kong
How much: $550 (includes all tuition and materials, as well as free-flow prosecco) – email [email protected] to RSVP!
Yes, it’s that time of the year again! The Sevens is coming to town and the world’s top rugby teams will be back in Hong Kong to participate in the most anticipated sporting event of the year. Attending the Sevens is a rite of passage for Hong Kongers so don’t miss the chance to join in on the fun. And if you didn’t manage to bag yourself tickets to the full event, don’t miss the other activities happening around town, including Gwen Stefani performing live!
When: Friday, 5 April to Sunday, 7 April
Where: Hong Kong Stadium, 55 Eastern Hospital Road, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong
How much: Ticket prices vary, with weekend package deals to get you in all three days or single day options
Read more: Your Guide To The Hong Kong Rugby Sevens: Hacks And Helpful Hints
Acclaimed by fans and critics around the world, trailblazing electronic music festival, Sónar is back in Hong Kong this month for its third edition. Taking place at Hong Kong Science Park from 12pm to 3am on Saturday April 13, the 15-hour festival will see more than 35 diverse electronic acts performing across five indoor and outdoor stages at one of the city’s most unique venues.
When: Saturday, 13 April, 12pm
Where: Hong Kong Science Park, Sha Tin, New Territories, Hong Kong
How much: Tickets start at $680 – get yours here!
Another event that is back this April is The Women’s Five. Those looking to get out and get moving this month can choose between a 5K or a 10K run, and also opt-in for the five-week fitness programme leading up to the race itself if you want to push yourself that little bit further!
When: Saturday, 13 April, race starts at 8am
Where: Aberdeen Country Park, Aberdeen Reservoir Road, Aberdeen, Hong Kong
How much: 5K only: $390, 5K & Fitness Program: $800; 10K only: $420; 10K & Fitness Program: $880
The Conscious Festival Hong Kong is back this month for its second edition! Organised by Green Is The New Black, this zero waste themed and entirely vegan event and expo features transformative talks, engaging workshops, and a marketplace with over 80 pop-ups and 20 edutainment booths by NGOs. Head to the Kerry Hotel for mindful brands, healthy eats, organic drinks and interactive art.
When: Saturday, 13 April and Sunday, 14 April, 11am to 7pm
Where: Kerry Hotel Hong Kong, 38 Hung Luen Road, Hung Hom Bay, Kowloon, Hong Kong
How much: Free entry! Register here
If you love craft beer don’t miss HK Brewcraft’s 6th Anniversary Party this April! The bottle shop and craft brew destination will be celebrating with free-flow beers brewed by its own brew crew, along with yummy bites, lucky draws and even a beer geek quiz.
When: Saturday, 13 April, 4pm to 7pm
Where: 4/F, 15 Cochrane Street, Central, Hong Kong
How much: $250 per person (includes a special anniversary glass and tastings of four types of brewcraft’s beers and two delicious brews by the shop’s Brew Crew) – get your ticket here.
It’s no secret that our beautiful city suffers a little at the hands of rubbish waste and single use plastics. To help combat the problem, get together for the Lamma Island Hike Cleanup, with a group hike across Lamma, finishing with a cleanup and party on Shek Pai Wan beach.
When: Sunday, 14 April, 11am to 3pm
Where: Meet at Yung Shue Wan Ferry Pier, Lamma Island, Hong Kong
How much: Free! Register here
Head down to the April edition of the Discovery Bay Sunday Market and discover a selection of local and independent vendors selling their handmade or self-designed wares. The monthly market features items such as handmade bags, jewellery, home accessories, fine art, stationery and paper craft, and is always filled with one-of-a-kind and limited edition items that can be found nowhere else! Get set for Easter weekend and stock up on some delicious (and vegan) chocolate eggs from Cacao luxury chocolates.
When: Sunday, 14 April, 11am to 6pm
Where: Discovery Bay Plaza, Discovery Bay, Hong Kong
How much: Free entry!
Join the Hive for its “Sustainability Matters” event on Thursday, 25 April, for an evening that promises to show us everything that’s happening in the eco-industry and the massive global environmental issues we’re facing. There’ll be a marketplace showcasing handicrafts and designs, documentary screenings in the indoor terrace, and workshops where you can learn to create your own eco products.
When: Thursday, 25 April, 6:30pm to 9:30pm
Where: The Hive Kennedy Town, Cheung Hing Industrial Building, 6F, 12P Smithfield Road, Kennedy Town, Hong Kong
How much: Free entry! Register here
IRIS, the largest outdoor health and wellness festival in Hong Kong, is back for its eighth edition this April! Featuring more than 80 fitness and sports instructors, this event includes everything from yoga sessions, meditation, lectures, interactive art performances, a health marketplace, and more. Check out the entire line-up here.
When: Saturday, 27 April, 10:30am to 9pm and Sunday, 28 April, 9am to 6pm
Where: Central Harbourfront Event Space, 9 Lung Wo Road Central, Central, Hong Kong
How much: Early Bird: $180 (single day), $280 (weekend); Regular $280 (single day), $380 (weekend); On the day: $300 (single day), $450 (weekend)