A few of our favourite family events to fill your calendar…
SCAD Hong Kong Workshop Day
Looking to learn a little more about SCAD Hong Kong? Here’s a chance to meet with students, professors and alumni to hear about the university’s award-winning art and design degree programs! This workshop day is a chance for prospective students (and their families!) to tour the university’s beautifully restored building in the Sham Shui Po district. With state-of-the-art resources, these experts are here to help students pursue creative degrees. On the day, they’re offering a drawing and design workshop, a graphic design workshop and a portfolio preparation workshop, so budding artists will have plenty to keep their hands full!
When: Saturday, 10 December 2016 – make sure to register before the event!
Where: SCAD Hong Kong, 292 Tai Po Road, Sham Shui Po, Hong Kong
How much: Completely free!
Winter Clothing Drive: GRANA and Impact HK
This winter, our beloved Hong Kong clothing brand, Grana is partnering with Impact HK, a not-for-profit charity dedicated to supporting the homeless community in Hong Kong. Together, they’re working to play an active part in the humanitarian ‘do good’ movement. You can donate by simply dropping off your gently worn items to The Fitting Room (from 12 noon to 10pm on weekdays, and 10am to 10pm on weekends). The mission is simple: to give what we can to people who need some extra warmth this winter.
When: Until Sunday, 11 December
Where: The Fitting Room by Grana, 108 Hollywood Road, Sheung Wan
How much: A donation of clothes that could be of better use!
Prestige Christmas Fairs at the Conrad Hotel
As a known and loved Christmas Fair in Hong Kong, The Conrad Hotel is hosting a series of 1 day pop-up events where shoppers can buy a range of lifestyle products and Christmas gifts. Everything is made by Hong Kong creators, from designers to innovative entrepreneurs. Shop your way through jewellery, fashion, food, home decor and more…
When: Thursday, 8 December
Where: Conrad Hong Kong, Grand Ballroom, Pacific Place, 88 Queensway
How much: As much as you’re willing to spend on shopping!
Cecilian Singers’ Christmas concert: ‘All Bells in Paradise’
December is well and truly upon us! To get you singing along, The Cecilian Singers are back with their popular annual Christmas concert! Expect all things festive – from beautiful music, to mulled wine and mince pies. The best bit? All proceeds from the event go directly towards SPCA and Outward Bound.
When: Wednesday, 7 December
Where: St. John’s Cathedral, 4-8 Garden Road, Central, Hong Kong
How much: Standard tickets: $200, Concessions: $100 (children under 16, senior citizens)
Have a good one!