February may be the month of love, but March is all about art. With events happening all over town this month, there’s sure to be something to help you get your cultural fix!
With the annual Art Basel (23rd – 25th March) and Art Central (March 21st – 25th) leading the way, along with The Asia Contemporary Art Show (March 18th – 20th), HKwalls Street Art Festival 2017 (March 18th – 26th) and so many other independent events, pop-ups and other happenings, it’s looking to be a busy month!
When: Events throughout the month
Where: All over town!
How much: Prices vary
This year International Women’s Day falls on Wednesday, 8 March and HK is not letting us down when it comes to events celebrating strong, empowered and inspirational women! Make sure to not miss out on any of the action and check out our full post here for the low-down on some of our favourite events.
When: Wednesday, 8 March
Where: All over town!
How much: Prices vary
Love vintage clothing and feeling a wardrobe refresh now that spring is on its way? Do not miss getting down to the second addition of Rug Lane Vintage and Second-hand Market this month and to find some gems hidden amongst HK’s best pre-loved clothing.
When: Sunday, 5 March, 12pm – 5pm
Where: Soho Yard, G/F, 19 Old Bailey Street, Soho, Central, Hong Kong
How much: $40 Pre-Event / $50 On the Door (includes a free drink on arrival!) – book your ticket here!
Get set to indulge with HK’s premier foodie festival! For the second year running, Taste will be taking over the Central Harbourfront and you do not want to miss out.
Set to be even bigger and better than last year, the list of names and dishes already has us drooling… Check out more details in our post here!
When: Thursday, 16 March, 5.30pm – Sunday, 19 March, 5pm
Where: Central Harbourfront Event Space, 9 Lung Wo Road Central, Central District, Hong Kong
How much: $138 (advance ticket – weekday) / $168 (advance ticket – weekend) / $168 (on the door ticket – weekday) / $198 (on the door ticket – weekend) – book your ticker here!
Yoga Aloha are turning two and you’re all invited to party with them! To celebrate the boutique yoga studio’s 2nd anniversary, enjoy a packed day of free yoga, with classes covering everything from vinyasa, to partner yoga and super flow. Along with healthy drinks and snacks provided!
When: Sunday, 12 March, 11:30am – 3:30pm
Where: YOGA ALOHA, 1/F Fu Tak Building, 367 Hennessy Road, Wan Chai, Hong Kong
How much: Free! – Make sure to sign up here
A celebration of the festival of colour! Holi Beach Party is an all day dance party not to be missed. Bring your own booze, food and spirit for an unforgettable (and colourful!) celebration.
When: Sunday, 12 March, 12pm – 5pm
Where: To be announced Friday, 10 March
How much: $200 standard ticket – join the Facebook group, or email firstname.lastname@example.org to book.
When St. Paddy’s rolls around every March, it’s time to start drinking the Guinness, fishing out your best green garms and enjoying yourselves, ladies!
From the annual parade along the Central Harbourfront, to countless nights planned at some of HK’s best bars and pubs, you sure don’t need to be Irish to enjoy this day!
When: Friday, 17 March
Where: Events all over town!
How much: Prices vary – the parade is free!
A first of its kind pop-up in Hong Kong, the Indian Couture Experience will present capsule collections from twenty of the most desirable designers from India, including apparel, jewellery, shoes and bags. Along with the preview of the collections, the day promises henna tattoo art and tarot card reading, Indian delicacies, traditional dance and more!
When: Saturday, March 18, 10am – 6pm
Where: Smithfield Collective, 5/F.,Cheung Hing Industrial Building, 12-P, Smithfield Road, Kennedy Town, Hong Kong
How much: Free! Sign up here!
We’re always keen to hear more ways that we can help recycle in Hong Kong, and Kindness Mats 3.0 is an amazing way for you to recycle and reuse old plastic bags. Take time out of your Sunday, to help weave mats out of unwanted plastic bags and stuff pillow cases for the homeless.
Bring along your own food and drinks and enjoy the afternoon in Tamar helping those less fortunate. With any donations collected also going towards free laundry and dinner vouchers for the homeless in Hong Kong.
When: Sunday, 12 March, 11.30am – 5pm
Where: Tamar Park, Harcourt Road, Admiralty, Hong Kong
How much: Free! With donations welcome.
Hosted by the Society for AIDS Care, the AIDS Walk is a one hour long walk at The Peak, striving to take a stance on ensuring “Zero Infections for the Next Generation.”
The event promises to be a fun-filled family day, with the funds raised providing direct care services to children, adults and the elderly suffering from HIV/AIDS in Hong Kong.
When: Sunday, 5 March, 11am – 2pm
Where: The Peak Galleri, 118 Peak Road, The Peak, Hong Kong
How much: Minimum donations of $30. Register here!