The long Easter weekend is finally over… did you survive, mamas?! The weather’s starting to heat up, so here’s a few of our picks to get you and your littlie out and about this week!
Come along and enjoy story-time with Abie Longstaff, the author of children’s book The Fairytale Hairdresser. Get your books signed, your hair styled by John Robert from Private I Salon and your nails painted too. Now that’s what we call a true girlie day out!
Where: Bookazine, Shop 3022, Level 3, ifc mall, Central, Hong Kong
How much: Free; space is limited so book a spot hereCharity concert
Learn about HK’s air pollution problems and what you can do about them with an evening of education, live music and entertainment in support of Clear The Air, a non-profit organisation dedicated to reducing air pollution in HK. Blues-inspired band Helter Skelter will be providing the beats, plus there will be a silent auction and prize raffle too.
Where: Grappa’s Cellar, Jardine House, Central, Hong Kong
How much: $100 (including one free drink), $50 for students; buy tickets hereHave a shopping spree
We love finding out about cool new designers… so come celebrate the launch of fab new HK-based fashion line Fifi by checking out their glam Spring/Summer 2012 Collection! You can browse their gorgeous range of daywear and evening dresses, all with their unique ‘elegance with an edge’ style, whilst sipping on some bubbly free-flow cocktails… and you might even bump into our very own Instant Goddess researching a new blog too! Spaces are limited so don’t forget to RSVP if you plan on going.When: 19 April, 6-10pm
Where: Fringe Club, 2 Lower Albert Street, Central, Hong Kong
How much: Free; RSVP to email@example.com
Looking for an indoors activity with a difference to escape the heat and humidity? How about getting the little culture vultures educated about Brit art at the London Pictures Exhibition by Gilbert & George at the brand new White Cube Gallery, and score serious bragging rights outside the school gates!
Where: White Cube, 50 Connaught Road, Central, Hong Kong
How Much:Free!Try your luck
Don’t forget to enter Sassy’s monthly giveaway for April! In case you missed it, we’re offering you the chance to win a luxurious one-night stay at W Hong Kong, including an indulgent treatment at Bliss Spa. The perfect excuse for a little R&R we reckon! Get your entries in here.
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