What’s on this weekend…
We may still be full from our Thanksgiving turkeys, but it’s time to hit the shops and take advantage of the Black Friday sales this weekend! We’re also turning our attention to Christmas and checking out Praya’s Street party in Kennedy Town. Along with live music events, dance classes and parties, there’s plenty to keep us entertained…
We can’t think of many better excuses to stay home and do some online shopping than Black Friday. The shopping event of the year is here, and whether you’re looking to get ahead on your Christmas shopping, or pick up something for yourself, you won’t need to look any further than A.C.F. Clothing’s amazing online sale. The chic and contemporary streetwear brand has a strong eco, ethical and philanthropic ethos, with vegan-friendly products and plastic-free packaging. So, you can shop incredible deals (with 50% off everything!) safe in the knowledge that your shopping won’t have a negative impact on the planet. What’s more, all orders placed online will also receive a free A.C.F Backpack, along with free next day shipping to Hong Kong when using the promo code “SASSYFREE”!
When: Friday, 24 November to Monday, 27 November, 11pm
Where: Online at A.C.F Clothing
How much: 50% off everything! Plus use the code “SASSYFREE” for free next day delivery in Hong Kong
Let your guilty pleasure loose for one night only at The Wanch this weekend! Get ready to be taken back in time, with five live bands bringing you the very best of the ‘90s. We’re hoping for plenty of Britney, Backstreet Boys, and TLC.
When: Friday, 24 November, 9pm
Where: The Wanch, 54 Jaffe Road, Wan Chai, Hong Kong
How much: Free entry!
‘Tis the season! It may not quite be December yet, but Praya is helping us get festive this weekend. Put your Christmas shopping on hold and head to K-Town for plenty of mulled wine, beer pong, seasonal treats and a barbecue.
When: Saturday, 25 November, from 3pm
Where: Praya Waterside Eatery, Shop 2, New Fortune House, 3-5 New Praya, Kennedy Town, Hong Kong
How much: Call 2796 6004 to book!
Head to Lantau this weekend and feel empowered at the Festival du Feminin. The international women-only event is dedicated to the exploration of the feminine through interactive workshops, a sisterhood movement blossoming across the world.
When: Saturday, 25 November, 9am to Sunday, 26 November, 6pm
Where: MuiWo Beach Resort, Silvermine Bay, Lantau, Hong Kong
How much: $890 to 2,390 – get your tickets here!
Want to get a little active this weekend, but yoga and hiking aren’t really your thing? Try something new and get a workout in with this fun workshop where you can learn how to dance in true Bollywood style. Open to all experience levels!
When: Sunday, 26 November, 2pm to 4pm
Where: DANZSTAGE, Unit 2002, 20/F, 148 Electric Road, Tin Hau, Hong Kong
How much: $150 per person – get your tickets here!
Thanksgiving may have been yesterday, but at Lily & Bloom, this Sunday is all about Friendsgiving. So, gather up your nearest and dearest to feast on some seasonal delights, with a menu bought to you by four Hong Kong-based American chefs, along with drinks provided by US mixologists! One third of all proceeds will be going towards FOODLINK Foundation.
When: Sunday, 26 November, 7pm to 11pm
Where: Lily & Bloom, 33 Wyndham Street, Central, Hong Kong
How much: $300 per person – no advance bookings being taken
Did you know that 1 billion people live with some form of disability? It was news to us too! In the lead up to the International Day of Persons with Disabilities, head over to Garage Society to take part in a conversation about how we can work together to support people with different abilities in Hong Kong. There’ll be experts talking about successful strategies, individuals with disabilities sharing their stories, and live music from Jezrael Lucero, a blind prodigy musician.
When: Wednesday, 29 November, 7pm to 11pm
Where: Garage Society Central, 9F, 33 Des Voeux Road Central, Central, Hong Kong
How much: Free! Make sure to register here
This month has gone in a flash so we’re celebrating the end of Movember this weekend with Beef & Liberty’s annual party. With all proceeds going towards the Movember Foundation, the event will include snacks and sliders by Beef & Liberty, beers from Brooklyn Brewery, free shaves for the guys by Era Barbers, live music and more.
When: Thursday, 30 November, 7pm to 10:30pm
Where: Beef & Liberty Hong Kong, 30-32 D’Aguilar Street, 3/F, California Tower, Lan Kwai Fong, Central, Hong Kong
How much: $288 in advance / $350 at the door – book your spot here!
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