Everyone’s favourite HK store for pyjamas and more, Nest Lifestyle, is having a super mega-sale day! Head over to score some fab deals (50% off!) next Wednesday on a huge selection of children’s clothing so classic we almost wish it came in our size! What better way to start the summer off by treating the kids to a fresh set of lightweight PJs? The gingham prints are gorgeous, and everything comes in loads of colours to pick from – great if you’ve got a few little helpers with you wanting to make their own choice!When: 6 June, 8:30am-3:30 pm
Where: Apartment 64, Block E/F High West. 142 Pokfulam Road, Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong
The all-time family classic Annie has hit the Hong Kong stage again, so now’s the time to get the family together and watch the magic unfold in this timeless story about little orphan Annie. You and your little ones will immediately be enchanted by the great cast, knockout songs, and hilarious scenes; it’s a guaranteed pleaser for all ages, so don’t leave anyone out!When: Until 24 June, see all times and dates here
Where: Lyric Theatre, Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts, 1 Gloucester Road, Wan Chai, Hong Kong
How much: $350-950, www.hkticketing.com, 3128 8288
Head over to Discovery Bay this Sunday with the family and enjoy a few hours poring over the fresh produce and homemade snacks on offer at the Handmade Hong Kong Farmer’s Market. This free and fun market will be full of fresh baked bread, veggies, fruit and snacks to take home, so get the fridge stocked for the coming week with healthy and wholesome food! Get the shades on, don’t forget your reusable shopping bag, and enjoy the day strolling along the stalls – there’s even a country music performance to check out!
When: 3 June, 10am-4pm
Where: DB North Plaza (free express shuttle leaves DB Plaza Bus Terminus every 30 minutes, also buses from Tung Chung/Sunny Bay MTR!), Discovery Bay, Hong Kong
How much: Free
We know you’re all fans of freebies (who isn’t!) and there are a few little giveaways we know you’ll want to enter over on Sassy. We’ve got a fab private party at Instant Goddess fave Polkadot Boutique up for grabs, including free champers and nibbles for your friends plus a $2000 shopping voucher for yourself – get your entries in here (scroll right down to the bottom)! It’s also new monthly giveaway time, and June is all about fitness, fashion and food (drop your details here)… plus we’ll have a great little summery prize up for grabs exclusively on Sassy Mama on Monday, so stay tuned!
When: See individual giveaways for closing dates
We might not have the time to go all out with a Diamond Jubilee party, but how about celebrating HRH Queen Elizabeth’s 60th year on the throne with some deliciously scrumptious nibbles at the Diamond Jubilee Royal British Afternoon Tea in The Clipper Lounge in the Mandarin Oriental Hong Kong! Treats include a Welsh egg with caviar, scones, Yorkshire pudding and royal Victoria sponge – all washed down with the finest selection of tea (17 to be exact!) or a sneaky glass of champers, plus you can also admire 27 works of art by royals past and present displayed around the Clipper Lounge. Get some mamas together for a girlie afternoon sans the littlies; check out Sassy’s full review of the Diamond Jubilee tea (and plenty of pretty cakes!) here.
When: 1-10 June, 3-6pm
Where: The Clipper Lounge, Mandarin Oriental, 5 Connaught Road, Central, Hong Kong, 2825 4007
How much: $288 for one person and $488 for two people; a glass of “R” de Ruinart Champagne will be included at $488 for one or $888 for two
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