During the summer season, Hong Kong locals have the knack for showing off an impressive line-up of fun-filled events and festivals to keep trend-conscious visitors busy! Here are our top three picks which we know will bring big thrills to Thai visitors looking for the trendiest, liveliest and coolest experiences in the coming months.
1. eSports & Music Festival (August 24 to 26)
Venue: Hall 3, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC)
It should come as no surprise that locals are bringing two huge passions together under one roof – eSports and Music! Three top international e-sports tournaments will be staged this year: the acclaimed “Return of the Legends 2018” and two brand new tournaments – the “ZOTAC CUP MASTERS CS:GO 2018 Grand Finals” and the “Hong Kong PUBG World Invitational”. The tournaments will feature over 110 local and international players.
The highlight of this ultra-cool event is the Experience Zone, which will showcase the latest e-sports and related products and featuring game displays, VR experience, mobile game trials, KOL stages, and music performances. Visitors can enjoy fascinating activities and experience game products first-hand.
2. BE@RBRICK Summer at Harbour City (Until August 5)
Venue: Ocean Terminal Deck, Harbour City
BE@RBRICK fans are in for a real treat in the sun and sand, as the Ocean Terminal Deck in Harbour City transforms into a beach for the truly cool. Thirty BE@RBRICKS with 8 brand new summer looks will be joining this summer party! Come and see these adorable characters that come in all sizes, from the standard 7 centimetres high (100%) to the over 4-meter-tall Giant BE@RBRICKS. A spectacular 7000% BE@RBRICK will be there to greet all visitors at 2 sides of Victoria Harbour, while the 8000% BE@RBRICK will be sun bathing on the grand steps. Collectors from all over the world will surely be gathering at Harbour City to see this phenomenal display against the stunning backdrop!
3. Carnivale of Stars – Make a Splash at Hong Kong Disneyland (Until September 2)
Venue: Carnivale of Stars, Hong Kong Disneyland
Kids of all ages will love splashing into the fun at Hong Kong Disneyland, as their favourite Disney characters and Disney-Pixar pals get together for a line-up of dazzling activities. Big fans of Moana, The Incredibles, Toystory, Jungle Book, Lilo and Stitch and many, many more, will surely be thrilled with the unforgettable action they can participate in, while enjoying delicious summer snacks and feasts. The Pixar Water Play Street Party, journeying down Mainstreet USA, is a water-filled celebration not to be missed. This is the biggest summer cooling party at Hong Kong Disneyland, so come join the action!