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Events calendar (April 2018 – December 2018)

Events in the Victoria Harbour

2018

April 2018

 
1. Art Central
Date & Time 27 Mar – 1 April 2018(Tue to Sun)
Venue Central Harbourfront Event Space
Nature of Event Art Exhibition
Actual / Expected Attendance 25,000
Organiser(s) Art Central Hong Kong
Event Details
  • Art exhibition
Links to Event / Organisers' website http://artcentralhongkong.com/
 
2. 18+ Central
Date & Time 5-8 April 2018 (Thu to Sun)
Venue Central Harbourfront Event Space
Nature of Event Exhibition
Actual / Expected Attendance 12,000
Organiser(s) Vertical Expo Services Co. Ltd
Event Details
  • Adult Expo
Links to Event / Organisers' website http://www.18pluscentral.com/
 
3. Harbour Racing
Date & Time 7, 14, 29 Apr 2018 (sat & sun)
Venue Victoria Harbour
Nature of Event Sailing Race
Actual / Expected Attendance 150 crew on a weekly basis
Organiser(s) Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club
Event Details
  • Regular Class racing
Links to Event / Organisers' website http://www.rhkyc.org.hk
 
4. Cirque du Soleil KOOZA Show
Date & Time 19 Apr – 3 June 2018
Venue Central Harbourfront Event Space
Nature of Event Show
Actual / Expected Attendance 2,600 per show
Organiser(s) Cirque Du Soleil America, Inc.
Event Details
  • Theatrical circus
Links to Event / Organisers' website http://www.cirquedusoleil.com/kooza
 
5. Tomes Cup
Date & Time 21 Apr 2018 (Sat)
Venue Victoria Harbour
Nature of Event Sailing Race
Actual / Expected Attendance 250 – 300 crew
Organiser(s) Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club
Event Details
  • Pursuit Race
Links to Event / Organisers' website http://www.rhkyc.org.hk
 
6. Nations’ Cup
Date & Time 22 Apr 2018 (Sun)
Venue Victoria Harbour
Nature of Event Sailing Race
Actual / Expected Attendance 250 – 300 crew
Organiser(s) Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club
Event Details
  • Pursuit Race
Links to Event / Organisers' website http://www.rhkyc.org.hk
 
7. Signature Project Scheme (Central and Western District): Opening Ceremony of Central and Western District Promenade - Harbourfront at the Western Wholesale Food Market
Date & Time 28 Apr 2018(Sat) (tentative)
Venue Central and Western District Promenade - Harbourfront at the Western Wholesale Food Market
Nature of Event Opening Ceremony
Actual / Expected Attendance About 2,000
Organiser(s) Home Affairs Department (Central and Western District)
Event Details
  • Opening Ceremony
  • Activities and performances in piers
  • The public can view the ceremony and participate in activities and performances
Links to Event / Organisers' website

May 2018

 
8. Saturday Harbour Racing
Date & Time 5, 12, 26 May 2018 (Sat)
Venue Victoria Harbour
Nature of Event Weekly
Actual / Expected Attendance 250 crew on a weekly basis
Organiser(s) Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club
Event Details
  • Regular Class racing
Links to Event / Organisers' website http://www.rhkyc.org.hk
 
9. District Race
Date & Time 13 May 2018 (Sun)
Venue Central Harbourfront Event Space
Nature of Event Race
Actual / Expected Attendance 4,000
Organiser(s) Exceed Sports & Entertainment Ltd
Event Details
  • Urban exploration running race around Hong Kong
Links to Event / Organisers' website http://www.districtrace.com
 
10. Spring Regatta
Date & Time 19 & 20 May 2018 (Sat & Sun)
Venue Victoria Harbour
Nature of Event Sailing Race
Actual / Expected Attendance 400-450 crew
Organiser(s) Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club
Event Details
  • Fleet Racing
Links to Event / Organisers' website http://www.rhkyc.org.hk
 
11. Illumination
Date & Time 19-20 May 2018 (Sat & Sun)
Venue Central Harbourfront Event Space
Nature of Event Art Exhibition
Actual / Expected Attendance 8000
Organiser(s) Central Venue Management & Serious Staging Limited
Event Details
  • Art Exhibition
Links to Event / Organisers' website
 
12. 青協創意美食嘉年華 X Green Picnic
Date & Time 26 May 2018 (Sat)
Venue Central Harbourfront Event Space
Nature of Event Carnival
Actual / Expected Attendance 2,000
Organiser(s) The Hong Kong Federation of Youth Groups
Event Details
  • Carnival with Picnic
Links to Event / Organisers' website
 
13. 青年創藝節閉幕禮
Date & Time 27 May 2018 (Sun)
Venue Central Harbourfront Event Space
Nature of Event Market
Actual / Expected Attendance 2,000
Organiser(s) The Hong Kong Federation of Youth Groups
Event Details
  • Closing ceremony , workshop and market
Links to Event / Organisers' website
 
14. Kwai Tsing District Dragon Boat Invitation Races
Date & Time 27 May 2018(Sunday)9:00am to 4:30pm (Tentative)
Venue Tsing Yi Northeast Park Waterfront
Nature of Event Annual Event/Dragon Boat Race in celebration of the Tuen Ng Festival
Actual / Expected Attendance About 2,000 -3,000 audiences and about 30 dragon boat racing teams
Organiser(s) Kwai Tsing District Council Festivals Working Group and Tsing Yi Rural Committee
Event Details
  • Sponsored by Kwai Tsing District Council
  • Free admission
  • Public can view the dragon boat racing along the Waterfront Promenade of Tsing Yi Northeast Park
Links to Event / Organisers' website

June 2018

 
15. Sunset Series
Date & Time 1,8,15,22,29 Jun 2018 (Fri)
Venue Victoria Harbour
Nature of Event Sailing Regatta
Actual / Expected Attendance 60 crew
Organiser(s) Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club
Event Details
  • Fun Race
Links to Event / Organisers' website http://www.rhkyc.org.hk
 
16. Sunshine Series
Date & Time 2,9,16,23,30 Jun 2018 (Sat)
Venue Victoria Harbour
Nature of Event Sailing Regatta
Actual / Expected Attendance 20 crew
Organiser(s) Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club
Event Details
  • Race / Training
Links to Event / Organisers' website http://www.rhkyc.org.hk
 
17. A Mazing Challenge
Date & Time 2 June 2018 (Sat)
Venue Central Harbourfront Event Space
Nature of Event Race
Actual / Expected Attendance 4,000
Organiser(s) Sports for Youth Foundation(HK) Ltd.
Event Details
  • Maze and Obstacle Run
Links to Event / Organisers' website
 
18. Tsuen Wan Dragon Boat Race 2018
Date & Time 3 Jun 2018 (Sun)
Venue Tsuen Wan Waterfront
Nature of Event Annual Event / Dragon Boat Race in celebration of the Tuen Ng Festival
Actual / Expected Attendance 2,000 racing team members and 3000 spectators
Organiser(s) The Federation of Tsuen Wan District Sports and Recreation Association Ltd. and Tsuen Wan District Dragon Boat Race Organizing Committee
Event Details
  • Dragon Boat Race
  • Free admission
  • Public can view the dragon boat racing along the Tsuen Wan Promenade
Links to Event / Organisers' website
 
19. The Bubble Soccer World Cup
Date & Time 3 June 2018 (Sun)
Venue Central Harbourfront Event Space
Nature of Event Race
Actual / Expected Attendance 4,000
Organiser(s) Sports for Youth Foundation(HK) Ltd.
Event Details
  • Bubble Soccer games
Links to Event / Organisers' website
 
20. 2018 Eastern Dragon Boat Race in Celebration of the 21st Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR
Date & Time 10 June 2018(Sun)(Tentative)
Venue Chai Wan Cargo Handling Basin
Nature of Event Annual Event/Dragon Boat Race in celebration of the Tuen Ng Festival
Actual / Expected Attendance About 70 teams and 2,000 spectators
Organiser(s) Chai Wan Fishermen's Recreation Club
Event Details
  • Dragon Boat Race
  • Free admission
  • Public can view the dragon boat racing from the nearby seafront
Links to Event / Organisers' website
 
21. Hong Kong Dragon Boat Carnival
Date & Time 22 – 24 Jun 2018 (Fri to Sun)
Venue Race course: Victoria Harbour BeerFest: Central Harbourfront Event Space
Nature of Event Annual
Actual / Expected Attendance 5,000 participants and 70,000 spectators
Organiser(s) Hong Kong Tourism Board and Hong Kong China Dragon Boat Association
Event Details
  • Visitors and the public can view the dragon boat races along the Central and Western District Promenade (Central Section) and participate in the BeerFest at the Central Harbourfront Event Space
Links to Event / Organisers' website http://www.discoverhongkong.com/eng/see-do/events-festivals/highlight-events/dragon-boat-carnival.jsp

July 2018

 
22. Sunset Series
Date & Time 6,13,20,27 Jul
Venue Victoria Harbour
Nature of Event Sailing
Actual / Expected Attendance 60 crew
Organiser(s) Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club
Event Details
  • Fun Race
Links to Event / Organisers' website http://www.rhkyc.org
 
23. Sunshine Series
Date & Time 7 Jul 2018 (Sat)
Venue Victoria Harbour
Nature of Event Sailing Regatta
Actual / Expected Attendance 20 crew
Organiser(s) Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club
Event Details
  • Race / Training
Links to Event / Organisers' website http://www.rhkyc.org.hk

August 2018

 
24. Sunset Series
Date & Time 3,10,17 Aug 2018 (Fri)
Venue Victoria Harbour
Nature of Event Sailing Regatta
Actual / Expected Attendance 60 crew
Organiser(s) Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club
Event Details
  • Fun Race
Links to Event / Organisers' website http://www.rhkyc.org.hk
 
25. Champ of Champs
Date & Time 25 & 26 Aug (Sat & Sun)
Venue Victoria Harbour
Nature of Event Sailing Race
Actual / Expected Attendance 50 crew
Organiser(s) Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club
Event Details
  • Match Racing
Links to Event / Organisers' website http://www.rhkyc.org.hk

September 2018

 
26. Harbour Racing
Date & Time 1, 8, 22 and 29 Sept 2018(Sat)
Venue Victoria Harbour
Nature of Event Sailing Race
Actual / Expected Attendance 250 crew on a weekly basis
Organiser(s) Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club
Event Details
  • Regular Class racing
Links to Event / Organisers' website http://www.rhkyc.org.hk
 
27. Autumn Regatta
Date & Time 15 & 16 Sept 2017 (Sat & Sun)
Venue Victoria Harbour
Nature of Event Sailing Regatta
Actual / Expected Attendance 400 - 450 crew
Organiser(s) Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club
Event Details
  • Fleet Racing
Links to Event / Organisers' website http://www.rhkyc.org.hk
 
28. Tsing Yi Dragon Boat Race for the Celebration of the National Day
Date & Time Mid-September to mid-October 2018(Tentative)
Venue Seaside of Tsing Yi North East Park
Nature of Event Dragon Boat Race
Actual / Expected Attendance 1,500 audiences and about 30 dragon boat racing teams
Organiser(s) Kwai Tsing Association
Event Details
  • Dragon Boat Race
  • Public can view the dragon boat racing along the Tsing Yi Promenade
Links to Event / Organisers' website

October 2018

 
29. Harbour Racing
Date & Time 6, 20 and 28 Oct 2018 (Sat & Sun)
Venue Victoria Harbour
Nature of Event Sailing Race
Actual / Expected Attendance 250 crew on a weekly basis
Organiser(s) Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club
Event Details
  • Regular Class racing
Links to Event / Organisers' website http://www.rhkyc.org.hk
 
30. Shau Kei Wan Dragon Boat Competition 2018
Date & Time 7 Oct 2018 (Sun)
Venue Aldrich Bay Promenade
Nature of Event Dragon Boat Race
Actual / Expected Attendance 3,000 participants and spectators
Organiser(s) Shau Kei Wan National Dragon Boat Organization
Event Details
  • Public can view the event from the nearby seafront
Links to Event / Organisers' website http://www.skwndb.org/
 
31. HK to Hainan Race starts
Date & Time 18 Oct 2018 (Thurs)
Venue Victoria Harbour starts
Nature of Event Sailing Race
Actual / Expected Attendance 100 crew
Organiser(s) Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club
Event Details
  • Offshore Race to Hainan, China
Links to Event / Organisers' website http://www.rhkyc.org.hk
 
32. New World Harbour Race 2018
Date & Time 21 Oct 2018 (Sun)
Venue Victoria Harbour
Nature of Event Annual
Actual / Expected Attendance TBC
Organiser(s) Hong Kong Amateur Swimming Association
Event Details
  • Swimming Race
Links to Event / Organisers' website http://hkasa.org.hk/
 
33. Hong Kong Wine and Dine Festival
Date & Time 25 to 28 Oct 2018 (Thu – Sun)
Venue Central Harbourfront Event Space
Nature of Event Annual
Actual / Expected Attendance 140,000
Organiser(s) Hong Kong Tourism Board
Event Details
  • Visitors and the public can join wine and dine programmes and enjoy music performance
Links to Event / Organisers' website http://www.discoverhongkong.com/eng/see-do/events-festivals/highlight-events/wine-dine-festival.jsp
 
34. 20th Hong Kong International Dragon Boat Championships
Date & Time 26 – 28 Oct 2018 (Fri to Sun)
Venue Kwun Tong Promenade
Nature of Event Annual Dragon Boat Race
Actual / Expected Attendance 2,000 participants and 3,000 spectators
Organiser(s) Hong Kong China Dragon Boat Association
Event Details
  • Free admission
  • Public can view the dragon boat racing along the Kwun Tong Promenade
Links to Event / Organisers' website https://www.hkcdba.org/

November 2018

 
35. Lipton Trophy
Date & Time 3 Nov 2018 (Sat)
Venue Victoria Harbour
Nature of Event Sailing Race
Actual / Expected Attendance 250 – 300 crew
Organiser(s) Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club
Event Details
  • Pursuit Race
Links to Event / Organisers' website http://www.rhkyc.org.hk
 
36. Harbour Racing
Date & Time 10 and 17 Nov 2018 (Sat)
Venue Victoria Harbour
Nature of Event Sailing Race
Actual / Expected Attendance 250 crew on a weekly basis
Organiser(s) Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club
Event Details
  • Regular Class racing
Links to Event / Organisers' website http://www.rhkyc.org.hk
 
37. Around The Island Race
Date & Time 18 Nov 2018 (Sun)
Venue Victoria Harbour
Nature of Event Sailing Race
Actual / Expected Attendance Approx. 1,600 crew
Organiser(s) Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club
Event Details
  • A race circumnavigate Hong Kong Island
Links to Event / Organisers' website http://www.rhkyc.org.hk
 
38. Asian Rowing Champs
Date & Time 24 & 25 Nov 2018 (Sat & Sun)
Venue Victoria Harbour
Nature of Event Rowing Race
Actual / Expected Attendance Approx. 200 crew
Organiser(s) Hong Kong, China Rowing Association
Event Details
  • Rowing Race
Links to Event / Organisers' website http://www.rhkyc.org.hk

December 2018

 
39. Around The Island Race
Date & Time 2 Dec 2018 (Sun)
Venue start & finish in the Harbour
Nature of Event Coastal Rowing Race
Actual / Expected Attendance Approx. 120 crew
Organiser(s) Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club
Event Details
  • Rowing Race
Links to Event / Organisers' website http://www.rhkyc.org.hk
 
40. Harbour Racing
Date & Time 2, 16 and 23 Dec 2018(Sun)
Venue Victoria Harbour
Nature of Event Sailing Race
Actual / Expected Attendance 250 crew on a weekly basis
Organiser(s) Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club
Event Details
  • Regular Class racing
Links to Event / Organisers' website http://www.rhkyc.org.hk
 
41. Kwai Tsing District New Year Eve’s Carnival
Date & Time 31 Dec 2018 (Mon) 7:30 pm to 12:15 am
Venue Tsing Yi Promenade (Maritime Square Portion)
Nature of Event Annual/Festive Celebration Event
Actual / Expected Attendance 5,000
Organiser(s) Kwai Tsing District Council Festivals Working Group & Union of Women (Cheung On)
Event Details
  • Sponsored by Kwai Tsing District Council
  • The public can enjoy stage performances and participate new year count down at the promenade
Links to Event / Organisers' website
 
42. 2018 Central and Western District New Year Countdown
Date & Time 31 December 2018(Monday)
Venue Platform No.1 at the Central & Western District Promenade - Central Section (near Tamar Park)
Nature of Event Countdown event
Actual / Expected Attendance About 2,500
Organiser(s) Central and Western Distrist Council, Central and Western District Office
Event Details
  • Free admission with ticket
Links to Event / Organisers' website
 
43. Hong Kong New Year Countdown Celebrations
Date & Time 31 Dec 2018 (Mon)
Venue Both sides of Victoria Harbour
Nature of Event Annual
Actual / Expected Attendance 300,000
Organiser(s) Hong Kong Tourism Board
Event Details
  • Visitors and the public can enjoy the pyrotechnics and fireworks with music show on both sides of Victoria Harbour
Links to Event / Organisers' website http://www.discoverhongkong.com/eng/see-do/events-festivals/highlight-events/countdown.jsp