What’s on this weekend…
The Sevens weekend is finally upon us so it’s time to get those costumes on and head to the South Stand! Didn’t get so lucky with tickets? Don’t worry, as there’s plenty more to enjoy this weekend; from a SUP yoga class in Stanley, to a beginners barre class in Central, and even a cheeky wine tasting event to look forward to in the week.
Yes, it’s that time again! The Sevens are in town and the world’s top rugby teams are coming back to Hong Kong to participate in the super exciting tournament. Attending the Sevens is a rite of passage for Hong Kongers so don’t miss the chance to join in on the fun. Costumes and a steady flow of alcohol are sure to create a party atmosphere, so even if you know absolutely nothing about rugby, you’ll be cheering in no time!
When: Friday, 6 April to Sunday, 8 April
Where: Hong Kong Stadium, 55 Eastern Hospital Road, So Kon Po, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong
How much: Ticket prices vary, with weekend package deals to get you in all three days or single day options. Get your tickets here.
Have a taste of barre this weekend with this beginner’s class at WeBarre! Learn the signature moves at your own steady pace, with the class focusing on technique and form, though it’s still sure to have you breaking a sweat! The best bit? Sign up for the class and receive a free gym drawstring bag and tank top from TITIKA!
When: Saturday, 7 April, 1pm to 2pm
Where: 49-51 Hollywood Road, 13F Hilltop Plaza, Central, Hong Kong
How much: $102 (includes free TITIKA Gym Drawstring Bag and TITIKA Fantasia Draped Tank) – get your tickets here!
Head down to Stanley this weekend and enjoy the summer seas a top a stand-up paddle board! Combining the tricky talents of yoga and paddle boarding in one fun workout, the class is perfect for water-loving beginners who want to try out something new and enjoy an active start to your Sunday.
When: Sunday, 8 April, 10:30am to 12pm
Where: Stanley Main Beach, Stanley, Hong Kong
How much: $500 per person for a 90-minute class (including board rental) – email SUPYogahongkong@gmail.com or book your online here!
It’s that time of the month again! The Discovery Bay Sunday market is hitting DB Plaza once more this weekend so get down there and pick up some new pieces for you, your home, or your friends. With the craft market showcasing local and independent vendors selling everything from bags, jewelry and home accessories, to fine art, stationery and paper craft, there’s sure to be something to catch your eye.
When: Sunday, 8 April, 11am to 6pm
Where: Discovery Bay Plaza, Discovery Bay, Hong Kong
How much: Free entry!
Spice up the end of your weekend with this Sunday night open mic variety event! With no topic out of bounds, expect the unexpected here, with everything from comedy to cabaret, mentalism to music, and dancing to drag sure to take place. Think you can take on the stage? Registration starts at 7:30pm, with the show starting at 8pm!
When: Sunday, 8 April, 7:30pm to 11:30pm
Where: Honi Honi Tiki Cocktail Lounge, 3/F Somptueux, 52 Wellington Street Central, Hong Kong
How much: Free entry!
Ever wondered what goes into your wine? This week take the chance to learn all about our favourite tipple, and sample some delicious pesticide-free, organically-grown wines from WINE MOMENTS HK, in celebration of Earth Week.
When: Thursday, 12 April, 7pm to 10pm
Where: The Hive Studios, 8/F Cheung Hing Industrial Building 12P Smithfield Road, Kennedy Town, Hong Kong
How much: $120 for non-Hive members – get your tickets here!
Featured image courtesy of www.bl-on-de.tumblr.com via Pinterest. Image #1 courtesy of Hong Kong Sevens via Facebook, image #2 courtesy of WeBarre Hong Kong via Facebook, image #3 courtesy of SUP Yoga Hong Kong via Facebook, image #4 courtesy of Handmade Hong Kong via Facebook, image #5 courtesy of Honi Honi Tiki Cocktail Lounge via Facebook, image #6 courtesy of Wine Moments HK via Facebook