THURSDAY, JUNE 1 – SUNDAY, JUNE 11
FOOD & DRINK | Riesling Weeks Kick Off Celebration
Friday, June 2
Riesling Weeks is a month-long celebration of German wine, with over 100 participating restaurants and outlets. At this kick-off event, don’t miss the chance to sample over 120 wines, including Dornfelder, Pinot Noir and the classic Riesling.
MUSIC | Sting 57th & 9th Tour
Saturday, June 3
Legendary British musician Sting is on tour following the release of ’57th & 9th’, his first rock album in 13 years. Filled with hard-hitting, guitar-driven hits, this new LP signals the rebirth of Sting as a rock artist.
COMEDY | Lloyd Langford
Friday, June 9 – Saturday, June 10
Prepare to be left in stitches by the hyperactive antics of Lloyd Langford, a Welsh comic and rising star within the world of British stand-up comedy.
MONDAY, JUNE 12 – SUNDAY, JUNE 18
THEATRE | Chinese Opera Festival 2017
Tuesday, June 13 – Sunday, August 13
Featuring illustrious opera troupes from all over China, this festival showcases an array of Chinese opera genres, including Peking opera, Kunqu opera, Cantonese opera, Wu opera and more. The program includes performances, lectures, exhibitions and film screenings.
CULTURE | Summer Ceilidh
Friday, June 16
Presented by the British Chamber of Commerce, this event is a celebration of Scottish folk culture. Come for whisky, dancing and plenty of hearty Scottish fare.
Tickets: $1,400 – $15,800
MUSIC | The Gig Week
Sunday, June 18 – Saturday, June 24
The Gig Week is a grassroots music festival that offers local bands the opportunity to perform in an intimate setting. Over the course of a week, indie bands will perform across seven different venues across the city.
MONDAY, JUNE 19 – SUNDAY, JUNE 25
DANCE | Animatorium and Folk
Saturday, June 24 – Sunday, June 25
As part of ArtisTree’s opening season, the acclaimed National Dance Company Wales will perform two pieces — ’Folk,’ inspired by 17th- and 18th-century European oil paintings, and ‘Animatorium,’ a dark comedy about a sinister “master” who animates and manipulates a troupe of dancers.
Free (Pre-registration required)
MUSIC | Bopfest Hong Kong 2017
Saturday, June 24
This international rockabilly music event features bands and DJs from around the globe. Get ready to boogie to acts including Trix ‘O’ Treat from Bangkok,The Triplejacts, and CJ the DJ.
FASHION | Comma Fashion Showcase 2017
Saturday, June 24
Fashion design graduates from the Savannah College of Art And Design (SCAD), Hong Kong will showcase their collections to the public for the first time. This is an exciting opportunity to support and explore Hong Kong’s local design talent.
MONDAY, JUNE 26 – FRIDAY, JUNE 30
MUSIC | H2 Live Music Festival
Monday, June 26 – Sunday, July 2
Now in its eighth year, the H2 Live Music Festival is back with seven consecutive nights of live music. The festival primarily spotlights local artists, but some international bands are in the lineup as well.
MUSIC | Britney Spears Live in Hong Kong 2017
Tuesday, June 27
Drop whatever you’re doing and mark your calendars – Britney is coming to town. The pop princess of ‘…Baby One More Time’ fame will be performing top hits from her two-decade career.
MUSIC | Concerts by Mongolian State Morin Khuur Ensemble
Thursday, June 29 – Friday, June 30
A rare chance to hear classic Mongolian music and singing performed by the Mongolian State Morin Khuur Ensemble, prominently featuring the morin khuur, a traditional stringed instrument that is an important symbol of Mongolian culture.