Hong Kong This July: Fireworks, Boozy Beer Festivals, And Summer Pool Parties
With summer in full swing, Hong Kong in July is looking to be a month of outdoor fun. Don't let the heat get you down - kick off the month by catching a stunning firework display, then let your hair down at one of the many summer festivals and parties!
July 1 | Hong Kong SAR 20th Anniversary FireworksHong Kong SAR To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of Hong Kong, the city is holding a stunning fireworks display at Victoria Harbour. As the biggest and most expensive fireworks event since 1997, this epic 23-minute display is an event not to be missed. The Tsim Sha Tsui promenade, Central Waterfront Promenade, and Golden Bauhinia Square in Wan Chai are some of the best vantage points. Bear in mind it'll get crowded so get there early to snag a good spot! Click here for more details.
July 1 | Brick Lane Craft Beer FestivalJoining in on the 20th anniversary of the Hong Kong SAR establishment is Brick Lane's craft beer festival. Enjoy a variety of craft beers from all over the world, nosh on fantastic British fare, dance to the beats, and take in the amazing view of Hong Kong’s urban skyline. Pro-tip: if you don't want to battle the crowds at Victoria Harbour, Brick Lane is your next best spot to watch the fireworks display. Get your tickets here or at any Brick Lane outlet. For more info, check out their website or the Facebook event page!
July 15 | PSY & SE7EN Mega K Festival Summer Night Out In Hong Kong 2017Korean superstars PSY, and SE7EN are bringing K-POP to Hong Kong this July! You may know PSY for his breakout single "Gangnam Style" and wacky music videos, and SE7EN for his awesome dance moves. If you're a K-POP fan, don't miss out on your chance to see some of K-POP's biggest names! Get your tickets here.
July 15 | W Hong Kong “Heat Wave” Pool Party SeriesHosted at the hotel’s glamorous outdoor rooftop pool, the W Hong Kong’s legendary HEATWAVE pool parties are back with a Vegas-inspired theme. Put your swimsuits on and get ready to party the night away with champagne cocktails, neon lights, fun casino-inspired games, and live music and performances! The after-party continues with the city’s hottest DJs at WOOBAR from 11pm until late. Get your tickets here!
July 15-16 | Lan Kwai Fong Beer and Music Fest 2017Eventbrite HK This will be the street party of the summer! Come down to the city’s hottest entertainment district to enjoy a weekend of international food and drinks. With over 60 stalls offering an enticing range of beers, delectable food, games and entertainment, this year’s Lan Kwai Fong Beer and Music Festival is set to be one of the most anticipated summer celebrations. Admission is free, so bring along your friends and family; it's going to be a weekend filled with fun!
Until July 24 | Inventing Le Louvre: From Palace to Museum over 800 Years
Have you always wanted to go to the Louvre? Well, now you can, without having to step onto a plane to do so. Explore the 800-year history of the Louvre, from its origins to its current position as the largest museum in the world. Featuring over 120 pieces of artwork, ranging from paintings and sculptures to statues and historical artifacts, this exhibition is a must visit for all you history buffs! For more info, click here.