What’s on this weekend…
The long weekend may have come and gone, but there’s still plenty to get excited about this weekend, girls! Eat, drink and party at Cinco de Mayo events all over town this evening, before relaxing and taking in everything else on offer in our fabulous city. Don’t forget to pop along to the summer event at Reiss in ifc next week, and to book your tickets now for the Victoria Wines Grand tasting. You could win a $1,000 voucher to spend online!
To introduce the luxe brand’s new SS’17 collection, the IFC store is celebrating for one night only and you’re all invited! With a live DJ, a bartender mixing up summer cocktails and serving prosecco, and BottlesXO on hand for a summer wine tasting, it’s sure to get you set for the new season. Sassy fave beauty babes, Sponge, will also be on hand at the event to ensure you’re looking fabulous, with hair and makeup touch-ups available. Whilst browsing the gorgeous new line, be sure to take the time to taste the tantalising cupcakes and chocolates by Bakes by Tania. Clothes, cocktails and cakes, need we say more?
When: Thursday, 11 May, 6pm-9pm
Where: Reiss, Shop 1098A, Podium Level, One IFC Mall, Central, Hong Kong
How much: Free to attend, just make sure to bring your purse to pick up some new season garms! Plus, spend $3,000 and you will receive a $600 gift card!
Are you a wine lover? Get this date in your diaries, girls, and book your tickets now for the Victoria Wines Grand Tasting! Taste an eclectic mix of over 250 wines from around the world (many of which will be served up by the winemakers or the winery owners!) and enjoy an evening of bubbles, whites, roses, reds and of course, some much needed canapes. It’s a night not to be missed! What’s more, when you use our exclusive Sassy reader discount code for $100 off your ticket booking, you will be entered into a giveaway for your chance to win a $1,000 voucher to spend online at Victoria Wines.
When: Friday 19, May, 6pm-9pm
Where: Armani/Aqua – 2/F Chater House, 8 Connaught Road, Central, Hong Kong
How much: $488 per person, with an exclusive $100 discount for Sassy readers! Plus, a further $100 voucher to be claimed against any wine order placed on the night. Book your tickets here, before the Friday, 12 May using the code ‘SASSY100’, to take advantage of this amazing offer!
Cinco de Mayo 2017
If you’re looking to celebrate Cinco de Mayo this evening with delicious Mexican fare and a couple of margaritas (not to mention the inevitable tequila shots!), we have the lowdown on some of the hottest events in the 852. Check out our post here for all the deets.
When: Friday, 5 May
Where: All over town!
How much: Prices vary
If you’re an art lover, be sure to head over to theDesk after work tonight to check out the grand opening of its new exhibition, “The Beating Art of Sai Ying Pun.” Using a range of techniques, the three artists on display create their pieces in Sai Ying Pun. With wine and nibbles provided, along with the opportunity to meet each artist, it’s not to be missed!
When: Friday, 5 May, 7pm-21pm
Where: theDesk, 511 Queen’s Road West, Sai Yin Pun, Sai Wan, Hong Kong
How much: Free! Just make sure to register here.
Not your average craft fair, Meet the Crafters will feature vendors selling handmade goods, along with mini interactive workshops for you to join in on! So, explore the variety of creative craft men and women, from leather makers, fashion designers, jewellery makers, scent connoisseurs and more.
When: Saturday, 6 May, 12pm-4pm
Where: The MakerHive Hong Kong, Cheung Hing Industrial Building, 10F, 12P, Smithfield Road, Kennedy Town, Hong Kong
How much: Free to attend (includes one token for one workshop, further workshops will require purchase of tokens) Book your spot here!
Darkness into Light is a sunrise 5km to raise awareness about suicide and measures for prevention of suicide and self-harm. Whether you want to join a team, walk on your own, or sign up to volunteer, wake up early this weekend, enjoy a beautiful sunrise and raise awareness for this very worthy cause.
When: Saturday, 6 May, 5am
Where: Sun Yat Sen Plaza, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong (start point)
How much: $205 – register here or sign up to volunteer! All proceeds raised will go to Pieta House, Ireland and The Samaritan Befrienders, Hong Kong.
Desperately needing to give your limbs a good stretch after a busy week? Join Carmen Chung at her hands-on flexibility workshop, focusing on stretching exercises for the upper and lower body. Don’t forget to stick around to check out the styling workshop hosted by She Collective HK, where you can enjoy complimentary healthy treats and drinks, along with receiving a goodie bag worth over $1,000!
When: Sunday, 7 May, 11am-3pm
Where: Defin8 Fitness, 6/F Wong Chung Ming Commercial House,16 Wyndham Street, Central, Hong Kong
How much: $250 – book your place here!