Things to Do in Hong Kong in July

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A large crowd marches through the streets of Hong Kong protesting a highly controversial amendment to the Basic Law. Photo Credit: Accidental Travel Writer.

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July in Hong Kong: is this a good time to visit? It can be hot, humid, and rainy, but don’t let the weather dampen your spirits! There will be protest marches, celebrations, concerts, Chinese opera performances, a  harbour-front carnival, and lots more! 

A chronological listing of July in Hong Kong events follows. Additional information, listings, and pictures will be added as they become available.

Hong Kong SAR Establishment Day – 1 July

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An estimated 1 million people march in the streets of Causeway Bay on Hong Kong Island in opposition to a controversial extradition amendment to the Basic Law. Photo Credit: Accidental Travel Writer.

July First is an official holiday in Hong Kong. It commemorates the transfer of sovereignty from Britain to China on 1 July 1997.

Celebrations customarily begin with an elaborate flag-raising ceremony at Golden Bauhinia Square on Hong Kong Island. It is located on the waterfront in front of the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre in Wanchai.

Thousands of people usually attend the event, including politicians, business leaders, students, and tourists from mainland China.

Another flag raising ceremony is held at 7.45 am at Ginza Plaza in Tin Shui Wai in the New Territories.

The Hong Kong Celebrations Association will hold a festival in Victoria Park in Causeway Bay on Hong Kong Island. It will occupy six football pitches.

The association is made of up of 40 pro-China organizations.

Other events will include …

  • Half Marathon and 10K Race in Shatin, Ma Liu Shui and Tai Po – 7:00 am.
  • Tsuen Wan Carnival at Shopping Mall of D.PARK –  12:00 pm to 6:00 pm.
  • SaiKung Variety Show at Hang Hau Sports Centre – 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm.
  • Carnival at Cheung Chau Sports Centre –  2:00 pm to 5:00 pm.

July First Protest March

Protest marches have become popular on 1 June. The largest march so far was held in 2003, when an estimated crowd of 500,000 people marched in opposition to an anti-subversion amendment to the Basic Law and other concerns.

The Civil Human Rights Front, which organizes the marches on 1 July, expects a larger than average turnout this because of widespread opposition to a proposed extradition amendment to the Basic Law as well as anger at alleged police brutality at a protest rally on 12 June.

Marchers will gather on the lawns of Victoria Park at 2.30 pm. The march will proceed down Hennessy Road through Causeway Bay and Wanchai to government headquarters in Admiralty.

Because of an expected large turnout, bus routes might have to be altered and train stations could become overcrowded. A protest march on 16 June drew such a large crowd that trains had to bypass the two MTR stations to Victoria Park – the Causeway Bay MTR Station and the Tin Hau MTR Station. 

The Show: a Tribute to Abba – 3 July

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A musical Tribute to Abba will be fronted by Sweden’s Waterloo and backed by the National Symphony Orchestra of London.

Kowloon Bay International Trade and Exhibition Centre – Star Hall, 1 Trademart Drive, Kowloon Bay, Kowloon Peninsula.

A free shuttle bus service links KITEC with the Kowloon Bay MTR station. It operates daily from 6.45 am to 12 midnight. 

Star Wars in Concert – 4 to 6 July

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A film screening in Star Wars IV and V in English with Chinese subtitles and a live musical backup by the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra. A New Hope on 4 July (6 pm) and 6 July (3 pm); The Empire Strikes Back on 5 July (8 pm) and 6 July (8 pm).

Hong Kong Cultural Centre – Concert Hall, 10 Salisbury Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon Peninsula.

The cultural centre is a few steps from the Tsim Sha Tsui Star Ferry Terminal and a short walk from the Tsim Sha Tsui and Tsim Sha Tsui East MTR stations.

International Arts Carnival – 5 July to 18 August

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Lune Production of Vietnam presents A O Lang PhoA O Lang Pho during the International

The International Arts Carnival 2019 presents local and overseas shows and participatory activities for the whole family.

Included will be The Heart of Robin Hood by Vesturport of Iceland, an acrobatics performance from Vietnam, and various other performances by arts groups from Hong Kong as well as Canada, Japan, the Netherlands, Spain, and Sweden.

At venues across Hong Kong Island, the Kowloon Peninsula, and the New Territories.

Hong Kong Bakery Carnival – 5 to 7 July

A series of family oriented events will take place during the Hong Kong Bakery Carnival. Included will be parent-child bakery activities, playful competitions, baking workshops, stage programmes, and masters’ demonstrations.

Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre – One Expo Drive, Wanchai, Hong Kong Island.

HKCEC is a 10 minute walk from the Wan Chai MTR Station by way of an elevated covered walkway. It is also a 10 minute walk from the Wanchai Star Ferry Pier, with frequent ferries to Tsim Sha Tsui on the Kowloon Peninsula.

Mellow Yellow Festival – 5 July

The Brigitte Mitchell Jazz Trio, Ewan Ho & Movement and several other groups will perform at the family friendly Mellow Yellow Festival from 3 pm to 9 pm.

The festival is part of Summerfest 2019, which runs until 1 September. More than 30 major events are scheduled.

Central Harbourfront Event Space – 9 Lung Wo Road, Central, Hong Kong Island.

CHES is a short walk from the Star Ferry and Outlying Ferry Piers in Central. It is also within walking distance of the Admiralty, Central, and Hong Kong MTR stations.

Balance Bike Group Carnival – 6 July

More than 200 kids will take part in Hong Kong Balance Bike Group Carnival competition. There will be free trials  and protection gear will be provided. In addition, there will be game booths on site.

The carnival is part of Summerfest 2019, which runs until 1 September. More than 30 major events are scheduled.

Central Harbourfront Event Space – 9 Lung Wo Road, Central, Hong Kong Island.

CHES is a short walk from the Star Ferry and Outlying Ferry Piers in Central. It is also within walking distance of the Admiralty, Central, and Hong Kong MTR stations.

Super SBS Concert – 6 July

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Korean pop stars Exo will perform at the K-pop concert. Photo Credit: S.M. Entertainment.

Hong Kong’s biggest K-pop concert of the year, the SBS Super Concert will feature  performances by some of Korea’s most popular pop stars.

AB6IX. Exo, Mamamoo, Seventeen, Taeyeon, and Winner will also perform. Expect fantastic special effects Korean concerts are famous for.

AsiaWorld-Expo – Hall 3 – Hong Kong International Airport, Lantau, New Territories, Hong Kong.

The venue has a dedicated MTR station on the Airport Express Line, with direct service to Airport, Hong Kong, Kowloon, and Tsing Yi  MTR stations. You can transfer at the Tsing Yi MTR Station to reach other destinations on Hong Kong Island, Kowloon Peninsula, and the New Territories.

High Speed Rail Tickets Suspended – 7 July

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Bird’s eye view of the West Kowloon Station. Photo Credit: wp6pry

The MTR has suspended the sale of tickets for high-speed trains to and from West Kowloon Station, effective 12 noon 7 July, for the rest of the day.

Passengers holding valid tickets and travel documents will be able to enter the station through Entrance D. They will be able to exit the station through Entrance K. All other entrances have been closed.

It is unclear if train schedules will be affected and/or if train service will be cancelled.

The station will have no vehicular access and all food and beverage outlets in the station will be closed.

The sale of tickets is the result of an anti-extradition march, which is set to begin at 4 pm at Salisbury Garden on the waterfront in Tsim Sha Tsui. It will proceed along Salisbury Road to Kowloon Park Road and continue onto Canton Road. It will turn onto Austin Road and end at West Kowloon Station.

Travelers wanting to visit or return from the mainland should use the East Rail Line instead, crossing the border at either Lowu or Lok Ma Chau. The Hung Hom Station is expected to remain open throughout the day.

Bus service in parts of Kowloon will also be affected.

KMB has announced that the following bus lines will use alternative routes:

1, 1A, 2, 3C, 5, 5A, 5C, 6, 7, 8, 8A, 8P, 11, 12, 14, 28, 110, 203C, 203E, 215X, 234X, 238X, 260X, 271, 280X, 281A, 268B, 269B, 296D, W2, W3.

Updated 1 pm, 7 July 2019.

Kowloon Protest March – 7 July

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West Kowloon Station. Photo Credit: Diego Delso.

An anti-extradition protest march will be held for the first time on the Kowloon side of the harbour.

Marchers will gather in Salisbury Garden in Tsim ShaTsui at 3.30 pm on  Sunday 7 June. They will depart for the West Kowloon Station at 4 pm.

Organizers were hoping to march along Canton Road, which is popular with Chinese tourists, but the police rejected the plan owing to safety concerns. Instead they will march up Kowloon Park Drive to Canton Road and the onto Austin Road.

Participants are advised that umbrellas with sharp edges and other potentially dangerous objects will not be allowed.

The West Kowloon MTR Station is symbolic because a quarter of the station was effectively ceded to China to speed up immigration procedures. In the past, Chinese immigration procedures were carried out on the Chinese side of the border between China and Hong Kong.

The move was controversial because some people thought it was in violation of the “one country, two systems” principal.

Salisbury Garden – Salisbury Road at the foot of Nathan Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon Peninsula.

The garden is situated on the waterfront between the  Hong Kong Museum of Art and the Hong Kong Space Museum in Tsim Sha Tsui. The garden is within walking distance of the Tsim Sha Tsui Star Ferry Terminal and the Tsim Sha Tsui and Tsim Sha Tsui East MTR stations. It is a 15 minute walk from Hung Hom Station

Central and Western District Carnival – 7 July

Carnival with a ceremony, stage performances, and games booths. From  .00 pm.

Charter Road Pedestrian Precinct – Hong Kong Island.

Ngong Ping Chill Cool Summer – 12 July to 1 September

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Ngong Ping Cable Cars on Lantau Island. Photo Credit: Tksteven .

Cool things off this summer at Ngong Ping 360, which will set up a giant ice cream installation!

You can take photos of the installation, pose for selfies in the Korean Photo Studio, and take a stroll around the village.

Ngong Ping 360 – 11 Tat Tung Road, Tung Chung, Lantau Island, New Territories.

The Tung Chung Cable Car Terminal is a five-minute walk from the Tung Chung MTR Station (exit B) on the MTR’s Tung Chung Line.

The Very Hungry Caterpillar – 12 to 14 July

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Based on the book, The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle. Click for more on the book!

The Mermaid Theatre of Nova Scotia, Canada, will present a black light puppet performance of The Very Hungry Caterpillar, The Mixed Up Chameleon, and Little Cloud.

The show is based on the popular children’s books by Eric Carle, retold on stage.

The Very Hungry Caterpillar follows the adventures of a tiny  caterpillar as he eats his way through an amazing variety of foods on his path to becoming a beautiful butterfly.

The Mixed-Up Chameleon is bored with his life, sitting about predictably changing colour all day. Following an adventurous trip to the zoo, he attempts to emulate the animals he sees before coming to the conclusion that there is value in his own unique self.

Little Cloud transforms himself  into various creatures, including a sheep, and an airplane, a shark, and more.

The show is recommended for children aged three to eight years old.

Ko Shan Theatre New Wing – auditorium, 77 Ko Shan Road, Hung Hom, Kowloon Peninsula.

The theatre is an eight-minute walk from the Ho Man Tin MTR Station (exit A2) on the MTR’s Kwun Tong Line.

Ocean Park Summer Water Battle – 13 July to 1 September

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One Piece Water Battle at Hong Kong Ocean Park.

The Waterfront Plaza at Ocean Park will be turned into a water battle zone where fun-lovers can cool off while facing off against one another  in the largest interactive Ultimate One Piece Water War in the history of Hong Kong.

The venue will have a water jet tunnel, a mystery water cave, a jet maze, and unexpected surprise attacks that will seemingly come out of nowhere!

After getting drenched, you can beat the heat with Hong Kong’s first-ever VR freefall ride!

The drop-tower ride shoots past mysterious stars and unknown planets before plummeting straight down to earth in just a few hair-raising seconds!

Ocean Park –  180 Wong Chuk Hang Road, Wong Chuk Hang, Hong Kong Island.

The park has a direct entrance to the Ocean Park MTR Station on the MTR’s South Island Line. 

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Kowloon City Variety Show – 13 July

A carnival with shows and game booths will be held from 3 pm.

Kai Tak Community Centre – 3 Concorde Road, Kai Tak, Kowloon City, Kowloon Peninsula.

Tai Po District Youth Carnival – 13 July

A carnival with stage performances and games will be held from 12 noon.

Tai Po Hui Sports Centre – No. 6 Heung Sze Wui Street, Taipo, New Territories.

Baseball Carnival – 14 July

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Team Hong Kong. Photo Credit: Hong Kong Baseball Association.

Professional baseball coaches will guide participants in modified baseball games such as street-version Baseball 5 and innovative Baseball 6 at the Baseball Carnival.

You can also test your batting skills with safety equipment.

If you are physically disabled, not to worry! You will be able to experience the excitement of playing wheelchair baseball games!

Organized by the Hong Kong Baseball Association.

The carnival is part of Summerfest 2019, which runs until 1 September. More than 30 major events are scheduled.

Central Harbourfront Event Space – 9 Lung Wo Road, Central, Hong Kong Island.

CHES is a short walk from the Star Ferry and Outlying Ferry Piers in Central. It is also within walking distance of the Admiralty, Central, and Hong Kong MTR stations.

Hong Kong Jockey Club Season Finale – 14 July

Horse racing reason ends in mid-July. The Hong Kong Jockey Club Season Finale will be held at the racecourse in Shatin.

The final prize presentation of the Champion Awards will be held shortly after the last race on the turf. Jockeys will join the traditional end-of-season parade, showering souvenirs on fans.

Sha Tin Racecourse – Fotan, New Territories.

The racecourse has a dedicated MTR station on the MTR’s East Rail Line. Trains only stop at the station on race days. Trains alternate between the Fotan MTR Station and the Racecourse MTR Station on days that horse races take place.

Wong Tai Sin Dance Performance Carnival – 14 July 

A carnival with a focus on dance will be held from 10 am.

Po Kong Village Road Sports Centre – Kowloon Peninsula.

Hong Kong Book Fair – 17 to 23 July

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A scene from the 2015 Hong Kong Book Fair. Photo Credit: ExploringLife.

Sci-fi and mystery will be the theme of this year’s Hong Kong Book Fair. The tagline is Reading the World, When Fantasy Meets Reality.

A total of 686 exhibitors from 39 countries and territories will take part in the fair. The Japan Pavilion and the International Cultural Village are expected to be among the most popular.

There will also be more than 300 cultural events including thematic exhibitions, seminars, new book parades, a chance to meet authors, readings, and more.

Now in its 30th year, the fair routinely attracts hundreds of thousands of book lovers in search of bargains and new releases. Many bibliophiles arrive with suitcases on wheels to transport their literary stash back home.

One of the highlights of the event is English Reading and Creative Writing  Seminar Series.

Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre – One Expo Drive, Wanchai, Hong Kong Island.

HKCEC is a 10 minute walk from the Wan Chai MTR Station by way of an elevated covered walkway. It is also a 10 minute walk from the Wanchai Star Ferry Pier, with frequent ferries to Tsim Sha Tsui 

Jiangsu Kunqu Opera Theatre – 19 to 21 July

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Kong Aiping performing in Pursuing the Dream from The Peony Pavilion by the Jiangsu Kunqu Opera Theatre.

The Jiangsu Kunqu Opera Theatre will present the full version of “Mistake Caused by a Kite” and two operatic excerpts.

Xiqu Centre – Grand Theatre, 88 Austin Road West, Tsim Sha Tsui, West Kowloon Cultural District, the Kowloon Peninsula.

The centre is a 15 minute walk from the Tsim Sha Tsui MTR Station along Haiphong Road, Lock Road, Kowloon Park Drive, Canton Road, and Austin Road West.

Safeguard Hong Kong Rally – 20 July

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Tamar Park lies in the shadows of Central Government Headquarters on the waterfront of Victoria Harbour at Admiralty on Hong Kong Island. Photo Credit: Ceeseven.

Pro-government supporters will stage their second major rally condemning violence and supporting police.

The Safeguard Hong Kong Rally, however, will not offer Chief Executive Carrie Lam unfettered support. Instead, it is asking supporters to “give her another chance”.

The rally will be held at Tamar Park, near Hong Kong’s legislative and administrative centre.

Attendees are asked to wear white and not wear helmets or face masks. They have also been requested to not engage in conflict.

Tamar Park – Harvourt Road, Admirality, Hong Kong Island.

The park is within walking distance of the Admiralty MTR Station (exit A).

Anti-Extradition March  – 21 July

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Senior citizens protesting extradition bill march past the Court of Final Appeals in Central on Hong Kong Island on 17 July. Photo Credit: Accidental Travel Writer.

TRANSPORT UPDATE

KMB bus route 33 and more than 80 Citybus and New World First Bus bus routes will be affected by the anti-extradition march on 21 July.

Most of the routes will be changed to avoid the protest march through Causeway Bay and Wanchai.

Service to some bus stops will be temporarily suspended, and temporary bus stops will also be implemented at other locations.

Most of the changes will go into effect at 2 pm. Buses will resume normal operation at the end of the march.

Click HERE for a PDF of effected bus routes. Or call the Citybus Customer Service Hotline at 2873 0818 or NWFB Customer Service Hotline at 2136 8888 during service hours.

– posted at 1.30 pm, 21 July 2019.

The Civil Human Rights Front will hold another large-scale anti-extradition march calling for an independent inquiry into alleged police violence at recent anti-extradition law protests.

Other demands include the complete withdrawal of the extradition bill, the withdrawal of the term “riot” in characterization of the protests on 12 June, the unconditional release of all arrested protesters, and universal suffrage.

Marchers will gather on the lawns of Victoria Park and depart at 3.30 pm. The march will proceed down Hennessy Road through Causeway Bay and Wanchai, ending at Luard Raod and Johnston Road. It was originally going to continue through Admiralty, ending at the Court of Final Appeals in Central. The police department rejected this plan, saying there was a risk of violence if the march continued though Admiralty.

Victoria Park – Causeway Bay, Hong Kong Island.

Because of an expected large turnout, bus routes might have to be altered and train stations could become overcrowded. Previous protest marches drew such a large crowd that trains had to bypass the two MTR stations closest to Victoria Park – the Causeway Bay MTR Station and the Tin Hau MTR Station.

Shanghai Yue Opera Group – 25 to 26 July

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Wang Zhiping performs in Tale of the West Garden by the Shanghai Yue Opera Group.

The Shanghai Yue Opera Group will present four of its signature operas over a four day period.

Included will be the Romance of the West Chambers, Meng Lijun, Tale of the West Garden, and Southeast the Peacocks Fly.

Xiqu Centre – Grand Theatre, 88 Austin Road West, Tsim Sha Tsui, West Kowloon Cultural District, the Kowloon Peninsula.

The centre is a 15 minute walk from the Tsim Sha Tsui MTR Station along Haiphong Road, Lock Road, Kowloon Park Drive, Canton Road, and Austin Road West.

e-Sports and Music Festival – 26 to 28 July

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The third annual e-Sports & Music Festival Hong Kong will return with international e-sports tournaments and an Experience Zone giving gamers first-hand experience trying their hands at the latest games and products.

Highlights will include the hottest e-games, VR games, gaming accessories, state-of-the-art e-sports gear, casual tournaments, music performances, and more.

Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre – Hall 3, One Expo Drive, Wanchai, Hong Kong Island.

HKCEC is a 10 minute walk from the Wan Chai MTR Station by way of an elevated covered walkway. It is also a 10 minute walk from the Wanchai Star Ferry Pier, with frequent ferries to Tsim Sha Tsui 

Ani-Com and Games Hong Kong – 26 to 30 July

Held concurrently with the e-Sports and Music Festival, Ani-Com & Games Hong Kong is one of the most popular events of the year in Hong Kong.

There will be  animations, comics, games, e-sports, toys, figures, collectibles, and many other exciting activities.

Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre – Hall 1, One Expo Drive, Wanchai, Hong Kong Island.

HKCEC is a 10 minute walk from the Wan Chai MTR Station by way of an elevated covered walkway. It is also a 10 minute walk from the Wanchai Star Ferry Pier, with frequent ferries to Tsim Sha Tsui 

Springtime Along the River – 26 July to 25 August

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A Journey Through ‘Springtime Along The River’ is based on the theme,  ‘A Day in an Open City’.

Focusing on culture, art,  and technology, the exhibition includes A Day in an Open City Exhibition, Animated Scroll Painting, Dome Theater, Song Park for Kids, Library, Forum, and Gift Shop.

Highlights will include a digital translation of the original scroll painting, a visual communication of the historical background, and a three-dimensional presentation of the painting’s details.

AsiaWorld-Expo – Hall 3 – Hong Kong International Airport, Lantau, New Territories, Hong Kong.

The venue has a dedicated MTR station on the Airport Express Line, with direct service to Airport, Hong Kong, Kowloon, and Tsing Yi  MTR stations. You can transfer at the Tsing Yi MTR Station to reach other destinations.

Hong Kong International Darts Festival – 26 to 28 July

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A series of internationally renowned tournaments will be held at the third annual  Hong Kong International Darts Festival (HKIDF).

Competitions will include the International S1 Singles 01 and Trios, and a series of top competitions with local players, including the Universities and Colleges Cup Dart Invitational Tournament and the Hong Kong ‘Reunification Cup’ Darts Tournament.

A number of notable music artists and celebrity figures will be making special guest appearances and performing live.

There will also be a ‘Darts Experience Zone’ for visitors of all ages to learn how to play darts and a variety of entertaining games booths.

Kowloon Bay International Trade and Exhibition Centre – Star Hall, 1 Trademart Drive, Kowloon Bay, Kowloon Peninsula.

A free shuttle bus service links KITEC with the Kowloon Bay MTR station. It operates daily frmo 6.45 am to 12 midnight.

Birthday of Kwan Tai – 26 July

Kwan Tai was the God of War and highly regarded among the police and military circles. His Birthday is celebrated on the 24th day of the sixth lunar month, which  falls on 26 July this year.

One of the best places observe  the celebrations is at the Man Mo Temple,  which is also dedicated to this God.

Man Mo Temple – 124 – 126 Hollywood Road, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong Island.

The temple is halfway between the Central MTR Station (exit D2) and Sheung Wan MTR Station (exit A2). It is within walking distance of the  Mid-Levels Escalator along Hollywood Road.

N S Harsha: Gathering Delights – 28 July to 3 November

The Centre for Heritage Arts and Textile (CHAT) will present Gathering Delights, an exhibition of Indian artist N S Harsha.

The exhibition will be augmented by a series of activities designed to provide a multidisciplinary experience comprising contemporary art, design, heritage,and craftsmanship.

Centre for Heritage Arts & Textile  – 45 Pak Tin Par Street, Tsuen Wan, New Territories.

Chat is a 15-minute walk from the Tsuen Wan MTR Station (exit A3) and the Tsuen Wan West MTR Station (exit A2).

The Little Mermaid – 31 July to 4 August

Puppetry and live performance of The Little Mermaid by the Dutch theatre group, Terra.

Tai Po Civic Centre – auditorium, No. 2 Heung Sze Wui Street, Tai Po, New Territories

The civic centre is within walking distance of the Ta Po MTR station on the East Rail Line.

On-going Activities in July

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Toy Story and Pixar Pals will continue at Hong Kong Disneyland through 1 September. Photo Credit: Hong Kong Disneyland.

Several activities launched in June or earlier will continue through the end of July or longer. Click on the links below for more information:

Hong Kong Weather in July

July and August are the two hottest months of the year in Hong Kong. There is an average high of 31 degrees Celsius, or 88 degrees Fahrenheit.

The average low temperature averages 26 degrees, or 79 degrees Fahrenheit. It is not uncommon, however, for the temperature to climb into the mid 30s in July.

The weather in July is hot, humid, and rainy. July is the second wettest month of the year, with an average of 252 millimeters of rain.

There is a roughly two-thirds chance of rain on any given day in July. Rain falls on an average of 17 days during the month. Tropical downpours are not uncommon.

With the likelihood of rain, packing an umbrella is a good idea. You might, however, want to leave your raincoat at home.

The average relative humidity in July is 87%, making it very uncomfortable. High humidity levels can make wearing a raincoat insufferable. Instead, opt for light, loose-fitting clothing.

Keep in mind that air-conditioning is ubiquitous in Hong Kong. Indoor temperatures can be quite chilly – especially on trains and buses. So sweaters or pullovers are often needed even on the hottest days.

July marks the beginning of the peak typhoon season. There is a 60% chance that at least one typhoon will impact Hong Kong during this month.

Direct hits are rare, happening on average about once every 10 years. The course of typhoons, however, is highly unpredictable.

Planning to Visit Hong Kong?

The Peak Tram, the Hong Kong Museum of Coastal Defense, and the Hong Kong Museum of Art are currently closed for renovation.

What to Do in Hong Kong in June is a monthly feature in the Accidental Travel Writer. Additional information, listings, and pictures will be added as they become available.

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