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Celebration Events

All Celebration Events
Date Name of Event (Venue) Description District Organiser(s) (Enquiry)
Date Name of Event (Venue) Description District Organiser(s) (Enquiry)
7/2016 - 6/2017Be the guide of the Elderly. Travel around Hong Kong in all seasons (Various locations)To organise guided tours for elderly singletons and grass-roots elderly to visit different scenic spots of Hong Kong, encourage them to go out together and integrate with societyCross-districtsKowloon Women's Organisations Federation (Tel: 2740 9000 / Email: kwof3@yahoo.com.hk)
9/2016 - 11/2017Social Innovation CEO Competition (Nine locations in different districts)A competition with experiential programmes, talks and contest to enhance understanding of "social innovation"" and ""poverty relief"" as well as to nurture capability in social entrepreneurship among students"Cross-districtsSocial Innovation and Entrepreneurship Development Fund , Youth.gov.hk and Efficiency Unit (Tel: 2167 7345)
10/2016 - 5/2017Inter-school Cross-curricular Project Competition on Climate Change 2016/17 (Conference Hall, 4/F, Hong Kong Productivity Council Building)The Competition is a new signature student project competition and is first of its kind to tackle climate change through innovations by applying STEM, enquiry study and map analysisKowloon CityEducation Bureau (Tel: 2892 5866 / Email: wangfaiwong@edb.gov.hk)
31/12/2016 - 1/1/2017BOCHK Hong Kong New Year Countdown Celebrations 2017 (Victoria Harbour)A ten-minute fireworks musical across Victoria Harbour with the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre as the pivot of the show. A street party will also be held to enhance the festive ambienceCross-districtsHong Kong Tourism Board (Tel: 2807 6516 / Email: info@hktb.com)
31/12/2016 - 1/1/2017HKSAR 20th Anniversary’s Eve: Countdown Fun Fun Fun (Victoria Park (Venue of Hong Kong Brands and Products Expo)To kick off celebrating the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR, and to promote a harmonious and caring society in Hong Kong. A total of 10 000 less privileged members from our community will be invited to the eventWan ChaiThe Chinese Manufacturers' Association of Hong Kong (Tel: 2851 1555)
31/12/20162017 New Year Countdown in Tsuen Wan (Sha Tsui Road Playground, Tsuen Wan)To invite the residents of Tsuen Wan District to join the New Year countdown and watch the singing and stage performances to celebrate the New Year and the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR in 2017Tsuen WanTsuen Wan Festival Lightings Organizing Committee (Tel: 2492 0877)
1/2017 - 5/2017The 6th Hong Kong Games (Various venues of Leisure and Cultural Services Department)A biennial territory-wide major multi-sport event with eight sports competitions and various community involvement activitiesCross-districtsSports Commission (Tel: 2601 7671)
1/2017 - 2/20172016-17 Southern District Festive Lightings (Aberdeen Promenade)To put up festive lighting decorations at prominent locations of the district during Lunar New Year for the celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR and to enhance public understanding on Southern District and sense of belonging towards Hong KongSouthernSouthern District Office (Tel: 2814 5822 / Email: dos@had.gov.hk)
1/2017 - 2/2017Festive Lighting in Yuen Long District cum Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Various popular spots on main roads in Yuen Long District)Festive lightings with the theme of Lunar New Year and the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR will be featured at various popular spots in Yuen Long District to promote celebratory and joyous atmosphereYuen LongYuen Long District Office (Tel: 3188 2375 / Email: doyl@had.gov.hk)
1/2017 - 3/2017Central and Western District Basketball Competition to celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the Return of Hong Kong to the Motherland (Central and Western District Indoor Sports Centres and Free Outdoor Pitches)To help youth develop a positive outlook on life and promote sports in the district through basketball competitionCentral and Western Central and Western District Office and Central and Western District Recreation and Sports Association (Tel: 2852 3498 / 3583 0180 / Email: carol_ky_leung@had.gov.hk)
1/2017 - 3/2017Central and Western District Caring for the Elderly Project in celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Return of Hong Kong to the Motherland (Various locations in Central and Western District)To build a caring community for the elderly through home visit by non government orgainisations and young people, arranging year-end cleansing service and distribution of warm clothing and soup packCentral and Western Central and Western District Office and Central Western, Southern and Islands District Social Welfare Office (Tel: 2852 3825 / Email: pearl_yl_chan@had.gov.hk)
1/2017 - 3/2017District Beautification in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Selected alleys, street furniture and community halls/community centres in Yuen Long)Beautification and cleaning with the theme of celebrating the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR will be conducted at selected alleys, street furniture, as well as community halls/community centres in Yuen LongYuen LongYuen Long District Office (Tel: 3586 2214 / Email: doyl@had.gov.hk)
1/2017 - 7/2017Vibrant Golden Age : Sustainable Elderly Visits (Various locations in Kwai Tsing District)Young volunteers pioneering a new way to form bonds with and offer solid help to needy elderly.Kwai TsingKwai Tsing District Office (Tel: 2494 4551 / Email: dokwt@had.gov.hk)
1/2017 – 23/7/2017Love & Dreambird - Enhancing Employment Opportunity for People with Disability Programme (1/2017 – 6/2017: 18 Districts in Hong Kong; 23/7/2017(Closing ceremony): Heung Yee Kuk Building)The programme aims at encouraging employers to provide job opportunities to people with disabilities and assist them to adapt to employment through a series of activities, thus promoting social inclusionCross-districtsJunior Chamber International Tai Ping Shan (Hong Kong) Limited (Tel:2543 8913 / Email:info@jcitps.org.hk)
1/2017 – 12/2017BOCOM Mainland Study Scholarship Scheme (Not applicable)The scheme supports local secondary school graduates to pursue studies in the Mainland, thereby providing them with opportunities of continued education, nurturing young talents for Hong Kong and contributing to the societyCross-districtsBank of Communications Corporation Limited Hong Kong Branch (Tel:2841 9502 or 2841 9515 / Email: gao@bankcomm.com.hk)
1/1/2017 – 31/12/2017「馬灣健康普檢」長壽計劃 (English name not available) (G/F, New Administration Building of Ma Wan Rural Committee)To provide free medical checkups for local elderly residents, to promote healthy diet and the importance of regular exercise, as well as to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR by building a caring communityTsuen WanTsuen Wan Safe and Healthy Community Steering Committee (Tel: 2415 4599 / Email: twshc@twshc.org.hk)
6/1/2017Social Capital Builder Award Presentation Ceremony (Conference Hall, Central Government Offices)A biennial event to give recognition to organisations and people with outstanding contribution to social capital development projectsCentral and WesternLabour and Welfare Bureau and Community Investment and Inclusion Fund Committee (Tel: 2810 3432 / Email: kelvinma@lwb.gov.hk)
6/1/2017 - 8/1/2017Dance Drama Crested Ibises and Dance Gala 'Fragrance' by Shanghai Dance Theatre (Sha Tin Town Hall and Yuen Long Theatre)The renowned Shanghai Dance Theatre will perform the dance drama "Crested Ibises"" inspired by the precious bird, and the ""Dance Gala 'Fragrance"" featuring the group's prize-winning dance pieces"Cross-districtsLeisure and Cultural Services Department (Tel: 2268 7323 / Email: cp2@lcsd.gov.hk)
7/1/20172017 Outstanding Volunteers Award Presentation Ceremony (Queen Elizabeth Stadium)To recognize the efforts and contribution made by the volunteers and volunteer groups in helping the community at large and to encourage more citizens to join in the effort aiming at enhancing social inclusiveness and care in the societyWan ChaiHong Kong Volunteers Federation (Tel: 2658 9600 / Email: emily@hkvf.hk)
7/1/20172017 New Year Fortune Bag Distribution to the Elderly (Po Leung Kuk Lam Man Chan English Primary School (Kick-off Ceremony), Kowloon (Fortune Bag Distribution))Distribution of fortune bags to the Elderly to celebrate the New Year and the 20th Anniversary of the HKSAR, sharing joy and showing our care to themKowloon CityHong Kong Volunteers Association (Tel: 2515 0666 / Email: info@hkvolunteers.org.hk)
7/1/2017Eastern District Youth Carnival in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Aldrich Bay Park, Sai Wan Ho)The carnival will feature stage performance by youth of the Eastern District and game stallsEastern Eastern District Youth Programme Committee (Tel: 2886 6635)
7/1/2017 , 14/1/2017The Youth Chinese Opera (7/1/2017: Tin Hau Temple Plaza, Sai Kung ; 14/1/2017: Hang Hau Community Hall)The Young Academy Cantonese Opera Troupe will be playing traditional Cantonese opera with their use of brand-new lighting and visual effects in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARSai KungSai Kung District Council, Sai Kung District Office and Sai Kung Kai Fong Committee (Tel: 3907 0132 / Email: skdcadm@skdc.had.gov.hk)
8/1/2017, 15/1/2017HK Givers Day 2017 ((1)8/1/2017: Mei Foo Sun Chuen; (2)(3)15/1/2017: All relevant volunteer stations and Atrium Plaza, Upper Ngau Tau Kok Estate)To show our respect and encourage voluntary works to the elderly through (1)sharing sessions on health issues, (2)distribution of fortune bags, and (3)Presentation Ceremony of Life Awards for Elderly GiversCross-districtsThe Outstanding Givers Association Limited (Tel: 2110 3883 / Email: info@givers.org.hk)
8/1/2017 - 15/1/2017Sham Shui Po Caring for Elders Project 2017 (Sham Shui Po District)To recruit 1 000 volunteers to provide home visit services to 10 000 elderly singletons/ cohabitants or those in need in the district for promoting the spirit of “respecting the elderly and cherishing filial piety”, and to give them gift bagsSham Shui Po VQ Foundation Limited, Sham Shui Po Residents Association and Sham Ching Youth Association Limited (Tel: 2386 5721)
10/1/2017Ocean Park 40th Anniversary Ceremony (Ocean Park)Promotional campaigns in celebration of Ocean Park's 40th Anniversary and the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSARSouthernOcean Park Hong Kong (Tel: 3923 2323 / Email: gr@oceanpark.com.hk)
11/1/2017 , 18/1/2017 and 20/1/2017Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR cum District-led Actions Scheme of the Eastern District 2017 Eastern District Lunar New Year Clean-up Campaign (11/1/2017: Streets and rear lanes at Kam Wa Street, Shau Kei Wan, 18/1/2017: Java Road Municipal Services Building and streets and rear lanes at Marble Road, North Point; 20/1/2017: Quarry Bay Market and Quarry Bay Municipal Services Building, Quarry Bay)To strengthen street cleansing through District-led Actions Scheme and to distribute souvenirssouvenirs. EasternEastern District Office and Eastern District Environmental Hygiene Office of Food and Environmental Hygiene Department (Tel: 2886 6461 / Email: doe@had.gov.hk)
12/1/2017 - 13/1/2017 and 19/1/2017 - 20/1/2017Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR – Kwai Tsing Healthy Express (Various locations in Kwai Tsing District)Riding on the success of Kwai Tsing's Signature Project, a publicity truck to tour and spread around healthy lift-style and celebratory messages of the 20th anniversaryKwai TsingKwai Tsing District Office (Tel: 2494 4557 / Email: dokwt@had.gov.hk)
14/1/2017Neighbourhood First Reunion Lunch 2017 (Aldrich Bay Playground in Shau Kei Wan(Main Venue) and 17 other playgrounds across the territory)A total of 12 000 community leaders and underprivileged family members in 18 districts are invited to enjoy reunion lunchEastern The Hong Kong Federation of Youth Groups (Tel: 3755 7072 / Email: neighbourhoodfirst@hkfyg.org.hk)
14/1/2017One Day Tour for Parent-child (Tin Shui Wai Greenfield Garden)In order to promote parent-child relationship, kindergartens and primary schools in the district are invited to participate in one day tourYuen LongYau Tsim Mong East Area Committee (Tel: 2399 2751)
14/1/2017Wong Tai Sin Basketball Reunification Cup in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Morse Park Sports Centre)To enhance the youngsters’ sense of belonging to the community and to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR with residents from different sectors in Wong Tai Sin district through basketball tournamentWong Tai SinWong Tai Sin District Office and Wong Tai Sin Youth Development Network (Tel: 3143 1142 / Email: dowts@had.gov.hk)
14/1/2017Yuen Long District Fight Crime Committee Carnival & Prize Presentation Ceremony cum Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Ginza Square, Tin Shui Wai)Opening ceremony, singing performances, game booths and talent show to promote the message of crime prevention and celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARYuen LongYuen Long District Fight Crime Committee (Tel: 2470 1122)
14/1/2017Prize Presentation Ceremony cum Carnival for Civic Education Programmes in Kowloon City District 2016-17 (Hung Hom Community Hall)To promote civic values and mark the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR through variety programmesKowloon CityKowloon City District Civic Education Campaign Organising Committee and Kowloon City District Office (Tel: 2712 9182 / Email: dokc@had.gov.hk)
14/1/2017Oriental Dance Show in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Kwun Tong Community Centre)A stage performance with Oriental dance for the enjoyment of Kwun Tong Central residents for the celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARKwun TongKwun Tong Central Area Committee and Leisure and Cultural Services Department (Tel: 2171 7486)
14/1/2017Wan Chai Youth Festival 2016 Colour Your Life Concert in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of Hong Kong’s Reunification with the Motherland (Queen Elizabeth Stadium)To provide a platform for the youth to show their talents on stage and to deliver the message of “Color your Life, Color your Dream” throughout the concertWan ChaiWan Chai District Youth Progamme Committee, Wan Chai District Office and St. James Settlement (Tel: 2835 1565 / Email: dowc@had.gov.hk)
14/1/2017 - 19/1/2017 and 18/2/2017Sha Tin District Beautification Scheme - Cleansing of 3-nil Buildings (Tai Wai town)Cleansing of five 3-nil buildings and caring service for residing elderliesSha Tin Sha Tin District Office (Tel: 2158 5342 / Email: dost@had.gov.hk)
15/1/2017TWGHs “iRun” - Hong Kong Jockey Club Special Marathon 2017 (Tamar Park - Lung Wo Road and the Central and Western District Promenade (Central Section))A running race for people with intellectual disabilities, and a Mindful Run demonstration cum Awards Presentation, to promote inclusiveness and harmonyCross-districtsTung Wah Group of Hospitals (Tel: 2870 9220)
15/1/2017ACCA Community Day 2017 (Chater Road Pedestrian Precinct, Central)Rickshaw teams costume parade, rickshaw race, stage performance and fun games for kids to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARCentral and WesternAssociation of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) Hong Kong (Tel: 2524 4988 / Emial: hkinfo@accaglobal.com)
15/1/2017Southern District Youth Cadets Football Tournament (Wong Chuk Hang Recreation Ground Soccer Pitch)The 7-a-side soccer competition provides the participants with a platform to exchange skills and also helps them to develop team spirits and promote the idea of social harmony and celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR with themSouthernSouthern District Office and South District Recreation and Sport Association (Tel: 2814 5701 / Email: dos@had.gov.hk)
15/1/2017Wan Chai District Vitality Run in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of Hong Kong’s Reunification with the Motherland (Bowen Road, Wan Chai )To raise the Wan Chai residents’ interest in doing exercise by encouraging them to participate in the distance runWan Chai Cultural and Leisure Services Committee of Wan Chai District Council and Wan Chai Sports Federation (Tel: 2388 1875 / Email: wcdcadm@wcdc.had.gov.hk)
15/1/2017The Hong Kong Youth Slogan & Poster Design Competition (HKSYC&IA Wong Tai Shan Memorial College) To raise the youth’s interest in poster design through the competitionWong Tai SinThe Hong Kong Youth Cultural & Arts Competitions Committee and The Public Relations Association of Hong Kong (Tel: 2835 2190 / Email: enquiry@hkycac.org)
15/1/2017Celebrating the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR -- Yuen Long District Fire Safety Carnival Cum Fire Station / Ambulance Depot Open Day (Lau Fau Shan Fire Station)Demonstration on firefighting, fire ambulance display, game booths, performances and prize presentation ceremony for colouring and slogan design competition to promote fire safety awareness and celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARYuen LongYuen Long District Fire Safety Committee (Tel: 2470 1128)
15/1/2017Yau Tsim Mong North Area Carnival (Mong Kok Macpherson Playground (Soccer Pitch))Carnival includes opening ceremony, lion dance performance, singing performance, stage performance, game booths and etcYau Tsim MongYau Tsim Mong North Area Committee (Tel: 2399 2752)
15/1/2017Nature Insight Carnival (Fly the Flyover 01)Carnival with variety show, booth games and education workshop to promote environmental protection and cherish natureKwun TongKwun Tong District Office and Youth Pi @ Kwun Tong (Tel: 2775 6462 / Email: dokt@had.gov.hk)
15/1/2017One Dream Variety Show in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Kowloon Bay Sports Centre) A variety show to be performed by abled and disabled persons of different races to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR with local residentsKwun TongKwun Tong District Council and Kwun Tong District Office (Tel: 2171 7484 / Email: ktdc_secretariat_gr@had.gov.hk)
15/1/2017Opening Ceremony of Sha Tin District in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR: Large-scale Ballet Performance cum Docent Programme -‘Swan Lake’ presented by Saint Petersburg Theatre Russian Ballet (Main Plaza, Sha Tin Park)The internationally renowned Saint Petersburg Theatre Russian Ballet will present ‘Swan Lake’ in a public performanceSha Tin Sha Tin District Office (Tel: 2158 5382 / Email: dost@had.gov.hk)
16/1/2017 - 17/1/201710th Asian Financial Forum (Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre)An annual signature finance event for the exchanges of views on opportunities in the dynamic markets of Asia among officials and leaders in the financial services industry and the corporate sectorWan ChaiFinancial Services and the Treasury Bureau and Hong Kong Trade Development Council (Tel: 2810 3103 / Email: kentyau@fstb.gov.hk)
16/1/2017 - 20/1/2017International Fire Instructors Workshop 2017 (Fire and Ambulance Services Academy)To provide a platform for fire professionals from around the world to share their experience and research on fire science and firefighting strategies, showcasing Hong Kong’s professionalism and commitment to providing quality services.Sai Kung Fire Services Department (Tel: 2411 8802 / Email: hkfsdenq@hkfsd.gov.hk)
20/1/2017 - 1/5/2017“Reminiscences: Life in Hong Kong’s Built Heritage” Exhibition (Hong Kong Heritage Discovery Centre)The exhibition is the first of its kind to focus on major historic buildings in Hong Kong and is curated in a vivid way through the life of two imaginary figures born in the 1920sYau Tsim MongLeisure and Cultural Services Department (Tel: 2208 4400 / Email: amo@lcsd.gov.hk)
20/1/2017Yan Oi Tong Charity Cantonese Opera (Grand Theatre, Hong Kong Cultural Centre)A charity show to promote Cantonese opera and to raise fund for supporting elderly servicesYau Tsim MongYan Oi Tong (Tel: 2655 7785 / Email: ea@yot.org.hk)
20/1/2017Campaign for a crime-free harmonious community in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of Hong Kong’s Reunification with the Motherland (Times Square, Causeway Bay and streets in Wan Chai District)To arouse public awareness of year-end crimes in open top bus parade through distribution of winter precaution promotional materialsWan ChaiWan Chai District Fight Crime Committee, Wan Chai Police Station Hong Kong Police Force, Wan Chai District Office and Methodist Centre (Tel: 2835 1989 / Email: dowc@had.gov.hk)
20/1/2017Cantonese Opera Show in Celebration of the Lunar New Year and the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Yau Tong Community Hall)A fascinating performance of Cantonese opera excerpts for residents of Kwun Tong South to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARKwun TongKwun Tong South Area Committee and Leisure and Cultural Services Department (Tel: 2171 7475)
21/1/2017Clean Tsuen Wan District in Celebration of the coming Lunar New Year and the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Citywalk I Open Piazza and within Tsuen Wan District)To organise the kick-off ceremony and bus parade together with the distribution of the cleaning packs in order to promote the message of Clean Hong Kong and celebrate the Lunar New Year and the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARTsuen WanTsuen Wan District Council, Tsuen Wan District Office, and Food and Environmental Hygiene Department (Tel: 3515 5645 / Email: twdcadm@twdc.had.gov.hk)
21/1/2017Yau Tsim Mong Road Safety Fun Day (Mong Kok Macpherson Playground)Fun Day includes variety show, games and exhibition, etcYau Tsim MongYau Tsim Mong Road Safety Campaign Organizing Committee (Tel: 2399 2745)
21/1/2017 - 22/1/2017 Under the Starry Night - Outdoor film shows in North District celebrating the 20th Anniversary of Hong Kong's reunification (Fanling Recreation Ground (Next to MTR Fanling Station))Experience the magic of film under starry night.NorthNorth District Office (Tel: 2675 1678 / Email: don@had.gov.hk)
21/1/2017 - 22/1/2017Drama (Hang Hau Community Hall)Chung Ying Theatre Company will display a drama show for residents of Sai Kung/ Tseung Kwan O in celebration the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARSai KungSai Kung District Council, Sai Kung District Office, and Sai Kung Tseung Kwan O Women’s Association (Tel: 3907 0132 / Email: skdcadm@skdc.had.gov.hk)
22/1/2017Cycling for Health Marathon Challenge 2017 (Lung Wo Road, Central)A cycling event to promote healthy life style and the awareness of green environmentCentral and WesternVita Green Charitable Foundation Limited (Tel: 2117 1650 / Email: cycling.marathon@vitagreencf.org)
22/1/2017The Hong Kong Youth Speech Competition (Yan Chai Hospital Wong Wha San Secondary School)To enhance the youth’s presentation skills through the competitionSai KungThe Hong Kong Youth Cultural and Arts Competitions Committee and Y's Men International - Hong Kong District (Tel: 2835 2190 / Email: enquiry@hkycac.org)
23/1/2017Kwai Tsing Happiness Express (Various locations in Kwai Tsing District)Energetic youths to nourish the heart of Kwai Tsing kaifongs through their smiles and sharing of joy over the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARKwai Tsing Kwai Tsing District Office (Tel: 2494 4546 / Email: dokwt@had.gov.hk)
23/1/2017Opening Ceremony of Tai Po Chinese New Year Programmes cum Lunar New Year Flower Market Carnival 2017 (Tai Po Tin Hau Temple Fung Shui Square, Ting Kok Road, Tai Po)A series of performances will be provided by different groups in the opening ceremony to cultivate a joyous atmosphere of the Lunar Chinese New Year in Tai Po districtTai PoTai Po District Office (Tel: 2654 1262 / Email: dotp@had.gov.hk)
25/1/2017Community Dementia Workshop for Elderly Service Workers in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Kwun Tong Community Centre)A workshop with case sharing session to promote understanding of dementia among staff of elderly centres, volunteers and relevant community caretakersKwun TongKwun Tong District Office and United Christian Hospital (Tel: 2717 9802 / Email: dokt@had.gov.hk)
25/1/2017 - 27/1/2017Winter Fiesta 2017 (Aberdeen Promenade)A Year-end flea market cum art fair to help residents in the Southern District to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR together, start out their own business and to encourage innovative ideas in self-made productsSouthernThe Joint Committee of Southern District Youth and Community Service and Southern District Office (Tel: 2552 4211 / 2814 5700 / Email: dos@had.gov.hk)
25/1/2017 - 27/1/2017Lunar New Year Fair @ Wan Chai in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of Hong Kong’s Reunification with the Motherland (Southorn Playground, Wan Chai)To provide an opportunity for youth to experience how to run and operate a business and to celebrate the Lunar New Year with stage performancesWan ChaiWan Chai District Office and Wan Chai Teen Horizons (Tel: 2835 1565 / Email: dowc@had.gov.hk)
26/1/2017 - 12/2/2017 Wan Chai District Council Lunar New Year Lighting Decoration for Victoria Park and Switch-On Ceremony 2017 in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of Hong Kong’s Reunification with the Motherland (Switch-on ceremony: Northeast corner of Victoria Park Soccer Pitch No.6; Lighting decoration: Outdoor area near Victoria Park Swimming Pool Complex)To enhance the festival atmosphere of the Lunar New Year in Wan Chai through displaying a lighting decoration and organising a switch-on ceremony for itWan ChaiWorking Group on Lunar New Year Lighting Decoration for Victoria Park under Wan Chai District Council and Wan Chai District Office (Tel: 2835 1993 / Email: wcdcadm@wcdc.had.gov.hk)
28/1/2017 - 12/2/2017Hong Kong Well-wishing Festival 2017 (Lam Tsuen Wishing Square, Lam Tsuen, Tai Po, New Territories)To celebrate Chinese New Year and the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR through a series of activities, including an international float exhibition, lantern lighting for new born babies, joss paper throwing, and lotus- lantern lighting for wish marking etcTai Po Lam Tsuen Wishing Square Development Limited (Tel: 2638 8026)
28/1/2017International Chinese New Year Night Parade (Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon)Illuminating floats together with spectacular local and international performing groups turn Tsim Sha Tsui into a street party on the first day of the Lunar New YearYau Tsim MongHong Kong Tourism Board (Tel: 2807 6349 / Email: info@hktb.com)
2/2017 - 13/5/2017The 11th “Hong Kong Cup Diplomatic Knowledge Contest” (Preliminary contest: Online Quiz conducted at participating schools, 13/5/2017 (Final Contest cum Award Presentation Ceremony): Studio 1 of Television Broadcasts Limited)To enhance students’interest and awareness of diplomatic knowledge through the Quiz Competition and Sticker Design CompetitionCross-districtsJointly organised by Education Bureau, Office of the Commissioner of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the People’s Republic of China in the HKSAR and Better Hong Kong Foundation (Tel: 2771 7323 / 2892 6405 / 2892 5730 / Email: michael@creativetrend.com / posmep1@edb.gov.hk / ismep5@edb.gov.hk)
2/2017 - 5/2017The Fifth Legal Pioneer Competition (1/4/2017(Primary and Secondary School Semi Final): Kowloon Wall City Community Hall, Wong Tai Sin, 8/4/2017(Open Group Semi Final): Kowloon Wall City Community Hall, Wong Tai Sin and 13/5/2017(Final): D-Park, Tsuen Wan)A law quiz to promote general awareness of the national Constitution, the Basic Law, and the Laws of Hong KongCross-districtsJoint Committee for The Promotion of The Basic Law of Hong Kong (Tel: 2519 3663 / Email: info@jcpbasiclaw.org.hk)
2/2017 - 6/2017Services Anywhere Social Innovation Service Competition 2017 (18 Districts in Hong Kong)A team-based competition to promote innovative social service, from submission of service proposal to actual execution and report on the resultsCross-districtsV Q Foundation Limited (Tel: 2270 3309 / Email: enquiry@vqfund.org)
2/2017 - 7/2017The 4th Basic Law Primary Schools Debating Competition (Preliminary contest: Kowloon Technical School, Final Contest cum Award Presentation Ceremony: The Hong Kong Polytechnic University Chiang Cheng Studio Threatre)A debate competition on topics relating to the Basic Law and current affairs to train up students’ analytical thinking and organisational skills and to promote the awareness of the Basic LawCross-districtsJoint Committee for The Promotion of The Basic Law of Hong Kong (Tel: 2519 3663 / Email: info@jcpbasiclaw.org.hk)
2/2017Disneyland Tour in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Hong Kong Disneyland) Children from disadvantaged families and from among new arrivals and ethnic minorities will be invited to the “Disney Youth Education Series” experience workshop. There will be interactive activities to promote participants’ understanding of the HKSAR establishmentIslandsYuen Long District Office (Tel: 2479 0016 / Email: doyl@had.gov.hk)
2/2017 - 3/2017Passing Love — Kwun Tong Youths Celebrating the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Football pitches and open areas in housing estates of Kwun Tong District)To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR with residents in Kwun Tong through a series of activities including teenagers’ football competitions, flash mobs and carnivalKwun TongHong Kong Tertiary Youth Association and Kwun Tong District Office (Tel: 2171 7433 / Email: dokt@had.gov.hk)
2/2017 – 12/2017 35th Anniversary of Renaming Prisons Department as Correctional Services Department ((1) 1/7/2017: Correctional Services Department Staff Training Institute and PMQ; (2) 2/2017 – 12/2017: Venue to be confirmed; (3) 2/2017 – 12/2017: correctional institutions, Hong Kong Correctional Services Museum, Correctional Services Department Staff Training Institute, schools and community halls)A series of events include (1) co-organising the “Rehabilitation and Integration Chinese and Western Music Performance” with a charity organisation; (2) supporting the establishment of a rehabilitation-related social enterprise; and (3) organising the Rehabilitation Pioneer Project in 2017 through different activities such as education talks and summer camp, etc., in order to promote community education on supporting offender rehabilitation, with a view to building an inclusive communityCross-districts(1)   Music for Our Young Foundation; (2) The Society of Rehabilitation and Crime Prevention, Hong Kong and other organisation (To be confirmed); (3) Correctional Services Department and community stakeholders (Tel: 2582 5184 / Email: lam_wk@csd.gov.hk)
2/2017 – 7/2017Hong Kong Illustration & Story Book Design Competition (2/2017 – 6/2017 Competition: 18 districts in Hong Kong; 7/2017 Awards presentation ceremony: Hong Kong Multimedia Design Association)A contest for students to discover the funny and positive stories about Hong Kong with the aim to foster their sense of belonging as well as to build a harmonious and inclusive community Cross districts Hong Kong Multimedia Design Association (Tel: 3543 0700 / Email: marva@hkmmda.com)
4/2/2017 - 7/2/20172017 Lunar New Year Temple Fair (The Piazza and Loggia of Kowloon Park (Loggia is not available on 5/2/2017))A carnival to introduce the culture of Sichuan Province and encourage community participation through cultural exhibitions, recommendations for tourists, gourmet produce and performancesYau Tsim MongHong Kong United Arts Development Centre Co., Limited, Chinese Culture Friendship Association, China Friendship Foundation for Peace and Development, Sichuan Provincial People’s Association for Friendship with Foreign Countries and Culture, Sports and Tourism Administration of Shenzhen Municipality (Tel: 2856 0149 / Email: hkuae@netvigator.com)
4/2/2017 - 5/2/2017Basic Law Roving Exhibition (Fanling Centre, G/F)To promote Basic Law through exhibition, computer quiz game and distribution of souvenirsNorthHome Affairs Bureau, Committee on the Promotion of Civic Education and Working Group on Local Community under Basic Law Promotion Steering Committee (Tel: 3509 7027 / Email: enquiry@cpce.gov.hk)
5/2/2017Tuen Mun District Lunar New Year Football Carnival (Siu Lun Sports Ground)An invitational and a demonstration football match to celebrate the Lunar New Year as well as the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARTuen MunTuen Mun District Council and Tuen Mun District Office (Tel: 2462 3047 / Email: tmdcadm@tmdc.had.gov.hk)
5/2/2017Yau Tsim Mong District Fire Safety Carnival (Mong Kok Macpherson Playground) Carnival includes variety show, stage performances, fire safety demonstration, game booths, etcYau Tsim MongYau Tsim Mong District Fire Safety Committee (Tel: 2399 2751)
7/2/2017 - 9/2/2017Cantonese Opera Show in Celebration of the Lunar New Year and the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Ko Shan Theatre)Cantonese opera shows to promote traditional Chinese culture for the Lunar New Year, as well as to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARKowloon CityKwun Tong District Council and Kwun Tong District Office (Tel: 2793 2019 / Email: ktdc_secretariat_gr@had.gov.hk)
8/2/2017, 13/2/2017Basic Law Seminar (8/2/2017: H.K. & Kowloon Kaifong Women’s Association Sun Fong Chung College; 13/2/2017: TWGHs Yau Tze Tin Memorial College)To enhance students’ knowledge of Basic Law through organising seminars for studentsCross-districtsHome Affairs Bureau, Committee on the Promotion of Civic Education and Working Group on Local Community under Basic Law Promotion Steering Committee (Tel: 3509 7027 / Email: enquiry@cpce.gov.hk)
8/2/2017 - 9/2/2017Guided programme for the Cantonese Opera Show in Celebration of the Lunar New Year and the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Ko Shan Theatre)Cantonese opera guided programme to promote traditional Chinese culture for the Lunar New Year, as well as to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARKowloon CityKwun Tong District Council and Kwun Tong District Office (Tel: 2793 2019 / Email: ktdc_secretariat_gr@had.gov.hk)
8/2/2017 - 13/2/2017Sai Kung District Lunar New Year Lantern Display 2017 (Sai Kung Waterfront Park (Near Paper Boat Water Pool) and Hong Kong Velodrome Park)A giant lantern accompanied with small lanterns will be displayed to enhance festive atmosphere and to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARSai KungSai Kung District Council and Sai Kung District Office (Tel: 3740 5323 / Email: skdcadm@skdc.had.gov.hk)
9/2/2017 - 10/2/2017Culture of China - Festival of Spring 2017 (Hong Kong Coliseum)An art and cultural performance to promote Chinese culture and celebrate the Chinese New YearYau Tsim MongHong Kong Federation Overseas Chinese Associations (Tel: 2545 0080)
10/2/2017Jockey Club The Next Furlong Scheme - Youth Entrepreneurship Forum (Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre)To encourage young people to start their own business through the sharing of knowledge and experience with renowned businessmen and entrepreneursWan ChaiThe Committee of Youth Activities in Hong Kong Limited (Tel: 3727 9237 / 3427 9236)
10/2/2017 - 12/2/2017Longines Masters of Hong Kong 2017 (AsiaWorld-Expo)The Hong Kong Master is Asia's first and only CSI five-star indoor show jumping event. During this three-day event, spectators will witness the outstanding performance of the world's best horses and riders at close rangeIslandsHong Kong Equestrian Federation (Tel: 2966 5078 / Email: info@hkef.org)
10/2/2017Kwun Tong District Family Fun Day cum Chinese New Year Lantern Festival 2017 (Podium, Lei Yue Mun Estate Lei Sang House; Podium, Shun Lee Estate Lee Hong House; Ngau Tau Kok Park and Yue Man Square Rest Garden)Arts/singing/dance performance, game stalls, lantern riddles, etcKwun TongLantern Festival Activity Working Committee, Culture, Recreation and Sports Committee, Kwun Tong District Council (Tel:2246 5196 / 2793 2295 / Email: ktdc_secretariet_gr@had.gov.hk)
11/2/2017Appreciation of Chinese Traditional Architectures (Government Land beneath the flyover on Sha Lek Highway near To Shek Street and Sha Tin Wai Road)Lantern Festival Celebration cum event finale for participants to build a roof model together using the completed vatans and tiles.Sha Tin Sha Tin District National Education Committee (Tel: 2158 5327 / 2158 5447)
11/2/2017Kowloon City Harbour Race (Harbourfront between Harbour Grand Kowloon and Tai Wan Shan Swimming Pool)To promote swimming sport and foster a healthy life style through swimming competitionKowloon CityKowloon City District Recreation and Sports Council Limited (Tel: 9338 4084 / Email: kcd88rsc@gmail.com)
11/2/2017Community Outreach and Pursuit Tour to Sites of the War of Resistance against Japan (Sai Kung Shan Liu Village and Sai Kung Sha Kok Mei Village)Visit sites of the War of Resistance against Japan, make “Cha Kwo” for the villagers and to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARSai KungSai Kung District Civic Education Promotion Committee (Tel: 3740 5327)
11/2/2017The Hong Kong Youth Mathematical High Achievers Selection Contest (PLK C. W. Chu College; PLK Yao Ling Sun College; Munsang College (Hong Kong Island) and PLK Tong Nai Kan Junior Secondary College)To raise students’ interest in mathematics through the competition and select outstanding participants for taking part in international competitionsCross-districtsThe Hong Kong Youth Cultural and Arts Competitions Committee, Po Leung Kuk, and Hong Kong Association for Mathematics Education (Tel: 2835 2190 / Email: enquiry@hkycac.org)
11/2/2017Youth Talent Move@YTM (Mong Kok, Macpherson Playground (Soccer Pitch))Carnival includes opening ceremony, stage performance, street dance and x-game performance, workshop and etcYau Tsim MongOrganising Committee on Yau Tsim Mong Four Area Committees Activity, Chinese YMCA of Hong Kong Kowloon Centre, and Mong Kok Service Association (Tel: 2399 2752)
11/2/2017Commendation Ceremony for Wong Tai Sin Youth Pioneers cum Drama Show in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Wong Tai Sin Temple Court)To commend the Wong Tai Sin Youth Pioneers with outstanding performance and to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR by a drama performanceWong Tai SinWong Tai Sin District Office and Wong Tai Sin Youth Development Network (Tel: 3143 1142 / Emai: dowts@had.gov.hk)
11/2/2017The E-League Graduation Ceremony cum Finale Performance in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Y Theatre, Youth Square, Chai Wan)A theatrical performance will be organised and produced by the E-League members together with members of the Eastern District Youth Network to showcase what E-League members have learned through the year-long trainingEasternEastern District Office (Tel: 2886 6437 / Email: doe@had.gov.hk)
11/2/20172017 Chinese Lantern Festival Carnival in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Tsuen Wan Park)Programmes include lantern riddle and stall games; performances by local organisations and pop singers, dragon dance and Chinese folk dance ; and Chinese traditional snacksTsuen WanTsuen Wan District Office and Yuen Yuen Institute Social Service Department (Tel: 3515 5641 / Email: dotw@had.gov.hk)
11/2/2017Lantern Festival Celebration in Unison Gala in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of Hong Kong’s Reunification with the Motherland (Southorn Playground, Wan Chai)To celebrate the Chinese traditional Lantern Festival in a spectacle evening gala, with various programmes including Lion Dance, singing and dancing performances and game boothsWan ChaiWan Chai District Arts, Cultural, Recreational and Sports Association and Wan Chai District Office (Tel: 2895 5172 / Email: dowc@had.gov.hk)
11/2/2017Kwun Tong District Family Fun Day cum Chinese New Year Lantern Festival 2017 (Yuet Wah Street Playground; Open Area, Sau Mau Ping Shopping Centre; and Kwun Tong Promenade)Arts/singing/dance performance, game stalls, lantern riddles, etcKwun TongLantern Festival Activity Working Committee, Culture, Recreation and Sports Committee, Kwun Tong District Council (Tel: 2344 8564 / 3426 9038 / Email: ktdc_secretariet_gr@had.gov.hk)
11/2/2017Closing Ceremony of Tai Po Chinese New Year Programmes cum Variety Show 2017 (Auditorium, Tai Po Civic Centre)Various performing groups will provide a wide range of performances to celebrate the successful completion of Chinese New Year programmes and Chinese Valentine’s DayTai PoTai Po District Office (Tel: 2654 1262 / Email: dotp@had.gov.hk)
12/2/2017Standard Chartered Hong Kong Marathon 2017 (Start - Marathon and Half Marathon: Nathan Road, Tsim Sha Tsui / 10km: Island Eastern Corridor, Hong Kong; Finish - Victoria Park)The Standard Chartered Hong Kong Marathon started in 1997, with a record of entries achieved in each year. The event has been awarded the "IAAF Gold Label Road Race"" by the International Association of Athletics Federations in 2016, and now becomes a signature international sporting event in Hong Kong"Cross-districtsHong Kong Amateur Athletic Association (Tel: 2504 8215 / Email: inquiry@hkaaa.com)
12/2/20172017 Spring Gala Luncheon (Kowloon Bay International Trade and Exhibition Centre) A luncheon with singing performance and lucky draw for women’s groups to celebrate the Lunar New Year and share the festive atmosphereKwun TongHong Kong Federation of Women (Tel: 2833 6131)
12/2/2017Commemoration of the 20th Anniversary of Establishment of HKSAR Fun Day of Our Integrated Community (Tsim Sha Tsui Community Hall 136A, Nathan Road)To foster community integration by organising performances and distribution of “fortune rice” to different ethnic minority groups and elderlyYau Tsim MongThe TsimShaTsui District Kai Fong Welfare Association (Tel: 2367 6111)
12/2/2017Lunar New Year Basin Banquet for Elderly to celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the Return of Hong Kong to the Motherland (Kennedy Town Temporary Recreation Playground, Sai Ning Street)Thousand senior citizens in the District are invited to join the basin banquet to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the return of Hong Kong to the MotherlandCentral and Western Central and Western District Office and Mount Davis Kaifong Welfare Association (Tel: 3583 3244 / Email: vivian_kl_liu@had.gov.hk)
12/2/2017Sha Tin Festive Lighting Closing Ceremony cum Celebration of Reunification and Chinese Lantern Festival Carnival (Main Plaza and Amphitheatre of Sha Tin Park)Closing ceremony, prize presentation ceremony for photo competition, local organisations and singers performanceSha Tin The Planning Committee on Festive Lighting in Sha Tin, Sha Tin Women’s Association and Sha Tin Arts Association (Tel: 2158 5348)
13/2/2017CGCC Forum (Four Season Hotel)A forum for renowned experts and entrepreneurs from Hong Kong and overseas to share their insights about the economic trendCentral and WesternThe Chinese General Chamber of Commerce (Tel: 2525 6385)
13/2/2017 and 16/2/2017Wong Tai Sin Soccer Reunification Cup in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Lok Fu Recreation Ground (Artificial Turf Pitch))To build up the youngsters’ sense of pride and to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR with residents from different sectors in Wong Tai Sin district through basketball tournamentWong Tai SinWong Tai Sin District Office and Wong Tai Sin Youth Development Network (Tel: 3143 1142 / Emai: dowts@had.gov.hk)
15/2/2017 - 16/2/2017Sascha Goetzel and the Borusan Istanbul Philharmonic Orchestra (Turkey) (Hong Kong Cultural Centre)The Orchestra, joined by two great soloists, Vadim REPIN and Gülsin ONAY, to explore the eastern roots of the 19th and 20th centuries European music with colourful, richly orchestrated worksYau Tsim MongHong Kong Arts Festival (Tel: 2824 2430 / Email: enquiry@hkaf.org)
17/2/2017Sze Shun Spring Reception (Ka Wah Restaurant at Lok Wah North Estate)A spring reception with the representatives of Mutual Aid Committee, Owners' Corporations, and other invited local personalities etc. in Sze Shun area in celebration of the Lunar new yearKwun TongSze Shun Area Committee (Tel: 2349 6169)
18/2/2017Yuen Long Fun Creative Carnival 2017 (Space area next to Yuen Long Theatre)A carnival with dancing, singing and music performance as well as the set-up of arts and creativity corners for developing creativity and potential of arts and cultureYuen Long Yuen Long District Arts Committee (Tel: 2474 1773)
18/2/2017Cantonese Opera Show for Elderly and Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of Return of Hong Kong to the Motherland (School Hall of the Hong Kong & Kowloon Chiu Chow Public Association Secondary School)A Cantonese opera show for entertainment of the elderly in the Chinese New Year timeYau Tsim MongHong Kong and Kowloon Chiu Chow Public Association (Tel: 2713 7528)
18/2/2017 - 8/4/201714th Infrastructure Building Competition for Secondary Schools (18/2/2017 (Model making) and 11/3/2017 (Preliminary round):Hong Kong Institute of Vocational Education (Tsing Yi) 8/4/2017(Final competition cum prize presentation ceremony):Sky Dome Atrium, Level 1, D-PARK, Tsuen WanA model building competition for students to explore concept and theory, and to arouse their interest in construction engineeringCross-districtsHong Kong Construction Association, Limited (Tel: 2436 8380 / Email: ty-cn@vtc.edu.hk)
18/2/2017The 5th Peacemakers’ Cultural Celebration (Hong Kong Science Park, Phase 3, Building 12W)An event to promote harmony of different ethnical cultures with a series of activities including performance, workshop , booth contest, parade and fashion show etc.Tai Po UNESCO Hong Kong Association Limited (Tel: 2312 7696 / 5199 2954 / Email: peace218@unesco.hk)
18/2/2017 and 25/2/2017Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of HKSAR in Kwai Tsing - Learning through Exploration in a Theme Park for Primary Pupils (Hong Kong Disneyland Park)To let primary pupils from grass roots families in Kwai Tsing District join one-day exploration course in a theme park so as to broaden their extra-curricular knowledgeIslandsKwai Tsing District Office (Tel: 2494 4544 / Email: dokwt@had.gov.hk)
18/2/2017Spring Carnival at “Yung Shu Tau” (Yau Ma Tei Community Centre Rest Garden)Carnival includes variety show, lion dance, performance by ethnic minorities students, clowns performance, dance performance, opera highlights, game stalls, etcYau Tsim MongYau Tsim Mong East Area Committee (Tel: 2399 2751)
18/2/2017Variety Show in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Hall, Chang Pui Chung Memorial School)A variety show includes singing, dancing, music, magic show, Chinese music performances, etcSai KungTseung Kwan O (North) Area Committee (Tel: 3740 5302)
18/2/2017Yau Tsim Mong Green Community Carnival (Mong Kok Macpherson Playground)Carnival includes variety show, game booths and exhibition, etcYau Tsim MongYau Tsim Mong District Environmental Improvement Campaign Organizing Committee (Tel: 2399 2745)
18/2/2017Hip Hop Dance Competition 2016-2017 (Urban Council Centenary Garden)Dancing teams in Yau Tsim Mong to stage and compete Hip Hop DanceYau Tsim MongYau Tsim Mong District Office and Yau Tsim Mong District Youth Programme Committee (Tel: 2399 2131 / Email: doytm@had.gov.hk)
18/2/2017South Area Committee Care for the Elderly, Youth and Ethnic Minority Groups Variety Show (Tsim Sha Tsui District Kai Fong Welfare Association)Variety Show includes stage performance and Ethnic Minorities performance. Elderly, Ethnic Minorities and Youths will be invited to enjoy basin feastYau Tsim MongYau Tsim Mong South Area Committee (Tel: 2399 2119)
18/2/2017Kowloon City District Food Carnival (To Kwa Wan Recreation Ground)Under the theme of delicious food found in Kowloon City, stall games, snack distribution, entertainment performances and a 3D photography area are available to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARKowloon CityKowloon City District Office and Kowloon City District Council Working Group on Celebration of Festivals (Tel: 3188 2430 / Email: dokc@had.gov.hk)
18/2/2017Chinese New Year Celebration Party for Kwun Tong Central Area in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Ka Wah Restaurant at Lok Wah North Estate) To celebrate Chinese New Year with Tea gathering for the enjoyment of the residents in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARKwun TongKwun Tong Central Area Committee (Tel: 2171 7486)
18/2/2017Drop off at Daimaru in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of Hong Kong’s Reunification with the Motherland (Wood Road, Wan Chai)Movie showWan ChaiWan Chai District Office and Wan Chai Teen Horizons (Tel: 2835 1565 / Email: dowc@had.gov.hk)
18/2/2017Sai Kung Chinese Orchestra Concert in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Hong Kong Design Institute Auditorium)A Chinese music performance of classic hits in TV dramas and movies will be put on to enhance public appreciation of Chinese musical instruments and the exquisiteness of Chinese music, and to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARSai KungSai Kung District Office (Tel: 3907 0132 / Email: dosk@had.gov.hk)
19/2/2017The Hong Kong Youth Chinese Classical Poetry Recitation Competition (Confucius Hall Secondary School)To promote the youth’s interest in and understanding of Chinese classical poetry through the competitionWan ChaiThe Hong Kong Youth Cultural and Arts Competitions Committee and Lions Club of Hong Kong Island (Tel: 2835 2190 / Email: enquiry@hkycac.org)
19/2/2017Southern District Barrier-free Youth Handicraft Fair (Caritas Jockey Club Integrated Services for Young People - Stanley)Provide platform for both handicapped and abled-bodied to showcase their creativity and craftsmanship; and to promote the idea of social harmony and celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARSouthernSouthern District Office (Tel: 2814 5701 / Email: dos@had.gov.hk)
19/2/2017Yuen Long District Civic Education Prize Presentation Ceremony cum Carnival in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Hong Lok Road Children's Playground, Yuen Long)Singing, magic, dancing and acrobatic show, game booths, exhibitions and mini quizzes to promote civic education and celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARYuen LongYuen Long District Civic Education Committee (Tel: 2470 1131)
19/2/2017, 5/3/2017, 19/3/2017, 2/4/2017, 23/4/2017, 7/5/2017 and 21/5/2017Primary School Quiz 2017 (RTHK Television House)To enhance primary students’ knowledge of general studies and encourage them to keep abreast of current affairs through the competition. A Reunification Cup is introduced this year to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the return of Hong Kong to the Motherland. (Preliminary: 19/2/2017, 5/3/2017 and 19/3/2017; Semi-final: 2/4/2017, 23/4/2017 and 7/5/2017; Final: 21/5/2017)Kowloon CityThe Hong Kong Youth Cultural and Arts Competitions Committee and Radio Television Hong Kong (Tel: 2835 2190 / Email: enquiry@hkycac.org)
19/2/2017Sharing of Love Activity with Mui Wo Elderly in celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Mui Wo Recreation Center)Distribution of gift packs to the elderly in Mui Wo to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARIslandsIslands District Office and Mui Wo Rural Committee (Tel: 2984 8473 / 2852 4634 / Email: dois@had.gov.hk)
20/2/2017To Kwa Wan Area Cantonese Opera Performance in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Ko Shan Theatre)To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR with To Kwa Wan residents and to promote social harmony through Cantonese opera performanceKowloon CityTo Kwa Wan Area Committee, Kowloon City District Office, and Leisure and Cultural Services Department (Tel: 2621 3443)
21/2/2017Women’s Commission Conference 2017 (Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre)The theme of the Conference is "Unleashing Women's Potential for All-Round Development"". It provides a platform for participants to discuss and exchange views on issues related to the development and empowerment of women"Wan ChaiLabour and Welfare Bureau and Women's Commission (Tel: 3655 4734 / Email: enquiry@wocconf2017.hk)
21/2/2017Wong Tai Sin East Area Elderly Outing in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Various attractions in Hong Kong)To visit various attractions including one of the reunification themes with 720 elderly people in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARCross-districtsWong Tai Sin District Office and Wong Tai Sin East Area Committee (Tel: 3143 1155 / Email: dowts@had.gov.hk)
22/2/2017, 24/2/2017 and 28/2/2017Hakka Unicorn Dance Workshops (Secondary Schools of Sai Kung District)Content includes the introduction of the history of hakka unicorn dance, demonstrations and practical exercise. It provides a valuable opportunity that allows participants to gain insight into the ritual and cultural contents of this local custom through experiencing the unicorn dance and also to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR as wellSai Kung香港西貢坑口區傳統客家麒麟協會(English name not available) and Sai Kung District Office (Tel: 3740 5326 / Email: dosk@had.gov.hk)
22/2/2017The Annual Luncheon 2017 for Volunteers of Pok Oi Hospital, Yan Oi Tong and the Yuen Yuen Institute (Asia World-Expo Hall 2)A spring luncheon to recognise the volunteer services provided by elderly volunteers in the past year and celebrate the Lunar New Year togetherIslandsYan Oi Tong (Tel: 2655 7622 / Email: ea@yot.org.hk)
22/2/2017Wong Tai Sin Southwest Area Elderly Outing in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Various attractions in Hong Kong)To visit various attractions including one of the reunification themes with 720 elderly people in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARCross-districtsWong Tai Sin District Office and Wong Tai Sin Southwest Area Committee (Tel: 3143 1152 / Email: dowts@had.gov.hk)
23/2/2017Wong Tai Sin Central Area Elderly Outing in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Various attractions in Hong Kong)To visit various attractions including one of the reunification themes with 720 elderly people in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARCross-districtsWong Tai Sin District Office and Wong Tai Sin Central Area Committee (Tel: 2350 9957 / Email: dowts@had.gov.hk)
23/2/2017Lion Dance Performance in Celebration of Lunar New Year and Hong Kong's Reunification with the Motherland - Kwun Tong District Feast for the Elderly (Badminton Court of Tsui Yue House, Tsui Ping (North) Estate, Kwun Tong)A basin feast with variety performances to celebrate the Lunar New Year and the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR with the elderly residents in Kwun Tong DistrictKwun TongKwun Tong District Office (Tel: 2171 7497 / Email: dokt@had.gov.hk)
24/2/2017Wong Tai Sin North Area Elderly Outing in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Various attractions in Hong Kong)To visit various attractions including one of the reunification themes with 840 elderly people in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARCross-districtsWong Tai Sin District Office and Wong Tai Sin North Area Committee (Tel: 2752 9057 / Email: dowts@had.gov.hk)
25/2/2017Southern District Outstanding Youth Commendation Scheme Award Presentation Ceremony (Cyberport)Commend youth with outstanding performances. Winners will showcase the traditional Chinese artistry performance to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARSouthernSouthern District Youth Programme Committee and Southern District Office (Tel: 2814 5701 / Email: dos@had.gov.hk)
25/2/2017Hong Kong Disneyland Family Fun Day in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Hong Kong Disneyland)Through the arrangement of local -non-government organisations, low-income families will be offered free tickets and gift packs and guided by volunteers to tour around the Hong Kong DisneylandIslandsSham Shui Po District Office (Tel: 2150 8151 / Email: dossp@had.gov.hk)
25/2/2017The Unveiling Ceremony of the Southern District Literary Trail Landmark “Stray Birds 31” (Repulse Bay)The event is to unveil the Southern District Literary Trail Landmark “Stray Birds 31” which was to commemorate the notable contemporary literary figure, Xiao Hong by retracing her footsteps in Southern DistrictSouthernSouthern District Council and Southern District Office (Tel: 2814 5815 / Email: dos@had.gov.hk)
25/2/2017Opening Ceremony of 2017 Southern District Tourism and Culture Festival (Beach of Repulse Bay)To promote tourism and culture of Southern District and celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR through a variety of performances, including dances and performances by orchestras and choir, etcSouthern2017 Southern District Tourism and Culture Festival Organising Committee (Tel: 2814 5824)
25/2/2017The Hong Kong Youth Chinese Calligraphy Competition (Lok Sin Tong Leung Kau Kui College, Hennessy Road Government Primary School, Lok Sin Tong Wong Chung Ming Secondary School, Lok Sin Tong Primary School, Lok Sin Tong Yu Kan Hing Secondary School, Lok Sin Tong Leung Wong Wai Fong Memorial School and Lok Sin Tong Leung Kau Kui Primary School (Branch))To promote Chinese calligraphy through the competition with a view to developing the moral character and virtues of the youthCross-districtsThe Hong Kong Youth Cultural and Arts Competitions Committee and The Lok Sin Tong Benevolent Society, Kowloon (Tel: 2835 2190 / Email: enquiry@hkycac.org)
25/2/2017Sau Mau Ping Area Cantonese Operatic Songs Concert (Basketball Court, Sau Mau Ping South Estate)To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR with residents in Sau Mau Ping through the Cantonese Operatic Songs ConcertKwun TongSau Mau Ping Area Committee and Leisure and Cultural Services Department (Tel: 2717 9802)
25/2/2017Jazz Concert cum Closing Ceremony for the 2016/2017 Sai Kung District Music, Arts and Cultural Festival (Tin Hau Temple Plaza, Sai Kung)Through Jazz Music performance in Sai Kung to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARSai KungSai Kung District Council, Sai Kung District Office and Sai Kung Community Centre (Tel: 3907 0132 / Email: skdcadm@skdc.had.gov.hk)
25/2/2017Award Ceremony – Outstanding Youth Commendation Scheme (Hang Hau Community Hall)To commend outstanding young people for their achievements in academics, sports, arts and community service and encourage them to make contributions to societySai KungSai Kung District Youth Programme Committee and The Boys’ and Girls’ Club Association of Hong Kong Jockey Club Tseung Kwan O Children and Youth Integrated Services Centre (Tel: 3740 5304)
25/2/2017Colouring Kuwn Tong with love - Creating Vibrancy Together (Kwun Tong Community Centre)Residents of Kwun Tong join hands in colouring a giant banner for celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARKwun TongKwun Tong District Office (Tel: 2775 6462 / Email: dokt@had.gov.hk)
25/2/2017Basic Law Promotion Carnival (Tai Po Central Town Square)The carnival includes game booths, performance by local organisations, panel exhibition about the Basic Law and ceremoniesTai PoTai Po District Civic Education Organising Committee and Tai Po School Liaison Committee (Tel: 2654 1255 / Email: dotp@had.gov.hk)
26/2/2017Southern District Youth Cadets Eco Fun Fair (Aberdeen Promenade)To encourage youth to adopt an eco-friendly life style through a series of activities so that the society can maintain sustainable development and to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR with the youthSouthernSouthern District Office (Tel: 2814 5701 / Email: dos@had.gov.hk)
26/2/2017Family Fun Day 2017 (Tuen Mun Cultural Square (Near Tuen Mun Town Hall))A series of carnival activities including exhibition and display, parent-child games competition, game booths, performances and free medical check-up service to foster loving family relationship and promote healthy educationTuen MunHong Kong St. John Ambulance - the Youth Command of St. John Ambulance Brigade (Tel: 2530 8055 / Email: youth@stjohn.org.hk)
26/2/2017LGT Private Banking proudly sponsors: TWGHs Charity Challenge Race (Lung Wo Road, Central)A fund raising event comprising obstacle challenge races, kid-zone, game booths and performancesCentral and WesternTung Wah Group of Hospitals (Tel: 187 8333 / Email: race@charitychallengerace.com)
26/2/2017 - 13/3/2017Hung Shing Festival in Ap Lei Chau 2017 (Ap Lei Chau and Aberdeen)One of the 2017 Southern District Tourism and Culture Festival events, including religious activities of worshipping of gods, supplication for blessings, parade and Cantonese opera performances etc.SouthernAp Lei Chau Kai Fong Tung Hing Association (Tel: 2552 7239 / Email: emily98117841@yahoo.com.hk)
26/2/2017傷健攜創N世代 (English name not available) (Piazza, Kowloon Park, Tsim Sha Tsui)An event comprising city orienteering competition, game booths and performances to foster integration of abled-bodies and persons with disabilitiesYau Tsim MongYau Tsim Mong Youths Society (Tel: 3428 8426 / Email: ytmys2000@gmail.com)
27/2/2017 - 30/4/2017Youth Smart Phone Filming Competition “Follow the heart and capture the beauty of Hong Kong” (Not applicable) A competition to raise young people’s awareness of their community and the nice people and things around, by using their smart phones to make innovative short films on the touching moments for sharing with others positive messagesNot applicableHome Affairs Bureau and Commission on Youth (Tel: 3509 7104 / Email: hongkiuso@hab.gov.hk)
7/3/2017 - 31/7/2017Eastern District Festive Lighting Decorations in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Promenade, main roads and footbridges in Eastern District)The Eastern District Office will put up lighting decorations at various prominent locations from March 2017 and onwards and will organise a light-up ceremony to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAREasternEastern District Office (Tel: 2886 6461 / Email: doe@had.gov.hk)
3/2017 - 9/2017 “Celebrate as One” Community Arts Programme (Community Centres and Community Halls in Tai Po)Artists and students jointly participated in art paintings at Community Centres and Community Halls to celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the returning to the MotherlandTai PoTai Po District Office (Tel: 2654 1262 / Email: dotp@had.gov.hk)
3/2017 - 9/2017Large Scale Displays in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Tuen Mun Cultural Square; D/F of Tuen Mun Government Offices and lobbies of community halls / community centres in Tuen Mun District)Large scale displays with the theme of celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR to be placed in the district for members of the public to take photos with and to boost a festive atmosphereTuen MunTuen Mun District Office (Tel: 2451 3035 / Email: dotm@had.gov.hk)
3/2017 - 10/2017The 7th Hong Kong Volunteer Award (18 districts in Hong Kong)To recognise the contributions of volunteers and pay tribute to volunteers with outstanding achievements. An award is specially introduced to commend volunteers who have participated in volunteering continuously in the past 20 yearsCross-districtsAgency for Volunteer Service (Tel: 2527 3825 / Email: hkva@avs.org.hk)
3/2017 - 12/2017City Dress Up: Blossoming Stairs (20 locations in different districts)To decorate some outdoor staircases with flower motifs derived from the collection of the Hong Kong Museum of ArtCross-districtsLeisure and Cultural Services Department, Collaborators: Make a Difference Institute and Arts with the Disabled Association Hong Kong (Tel: 2721 0116 / Email: hkmaenquiries@lcsd.gov.hk)
1/3/2017Hong Kong Taoist Day (2017) (Sham Shui Po Maple Street Playground Soccer Pitches (Main Venue))To promote Taoist and to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Establishment of the Hong Kong Taoist Association through singing contest, seminar, exhibition, blessing ceremony, free Chinese medical/dental consultation, recitation competition, parades etc.Sham Shui Po The Hong Kong Taoist Association (Tel: 2396 4881)
1/3/2017 onwardsOpening of the Jin Yong Gallery at the Hong Kong Heritage Museum (Hong Kong Heritage Museum)The Gallery will feature martial arts novels of Dr Louis Cha (pen name Jin Yong) and the influence of his novels on Hong Kong's popular cultureSha TinHong Kong Heritage Museum (Tel: 2180 8188 / Email: hkhm@lcsd.gov.hk)
1/3/2017 - 31/3/2017Hong Kong Arts Month (Hong Kong Cultural Centre, Hollywood Road, PMQ, Central Harbourfront and various locations)A broad spectrum of arts and arts related activities to showcase Hong Kong as a world class "Arts Hub"" and promote the high concentration of galleries and art related establishments along Hollywood Road as a meeting place for art lovers"Central and WesternHong Kong Tourism Board (Tel: 2807 6184 / Email: info@hktb.com)
1/3/2017 - 31/3/2017Francophonie Festival 2017 (Various locations)A wide-range of cultural and educational activities including workshops of literature, concerts, French film festivals, exhibitions, singing/ poet competition to promote French cultureCross-districtsConsulate General of France in Hong Kong and Macau (Tel: 3752 9900)
1/3/2017 - 30/5/2017 The Legacy of Liangzhu Culture: Neolithic Relics from the Zhejiang Provincial Museum (Flagstaff House Museum of Tea Ware)Featuring Liangzhu artefacts, the exhibition explores the daily life and intellectual aspects of ancient people and uncovers the glorious legacy of Liangzhu culture in Neolithic ChinaCentral and WesternLeisure and Cultural Services Department and Zhejiang Provincial Museum (Tel: 2721 0116 / Email: hkmaenquiries@lcsd.gov.hk)
1/3/2017Celebration of the Year of Rooster with the Elderly (Metropol Restaurant, United Centre, Admiralty)A banquet to celebrate the Lunar New Year with the elderly and to promote the spirit of “We Care, We Share”Central and WesternThe Chinese General Chamber of Commerce (Tel: 2525 6385 / Email: cgcc@cgcc.org.hk)
3/2017 - 9/2017HSBC Financial Dialogue Series 2017 (Level 28, HSBC Headquarters and various locations)A series of activities comprising induction sessions, financial dialogues, leadership skills training labs and a case competition to enhance students’ understanding of the financial industry and broaden their global visionCross-districtsLeadership 21, The Hong Kong Federation of Youth Groups (Tel:2169 0255 / Email:leadership21@hkfyg.org.hk)
2/3/2017 - 15/5/2017“The Legend of Hong Kong Toys” Exhibition (Hong Kong Museum of History)This exhibition explores the changes in toy trends over the years, the connection between toys and our daily lives, and how Hong Kong has become a world-renowned toy kingdomYau Tsim MongJointly presented by Leisure and Cultural Services Department, Hong Kong Toys Council, and Toys Manufacturers' Association of Hong Kong (Tel: 2724 9042 / Email: hkmh@lcsd.gov.hk)
2/3/2017 - 5/3/2017 and 7/3/2017 - 10/3/2017 Sound Sculpture Chorus (UK) (Piazza, Kowloon Park)Monumental giant kinetic sculptures designed by the award-winning British artist and composer Ray Lee to form a celestial choir of spinning sound and light singing out a siren callYau Tsim MongHong Kong Arts Festival (Tel: 2824 2430 / Email: enquiry@hkaf.org)
3/3/2017Opening Ceremony of TWGHs Jockey Club Sunshine Complex for the Elderly (29 Nam Long Shan Road, Wong Chuk Hang)An opening ceremony comprising performances by the elderly, presentation of certificate of appreciation, plaque unveiling and a tour of the facilities in the ComplexSouthernTung Wah Group of Hospitals (Tel:2292 3456 / Email:csdh@tungwah.com.hk)
4/3/2017 - 5/3/2017The 6th International Chinese Costume Festival and The 8th Confucius Carnival ( Piazza, Hong Kong Cultural Centre)A series of activities including Chinese costumes parade, mass dancing , costume try-ons and youth night to promote Chinese cultureYau Tsim MongFuzi Chamber Limited (Tel: 9357 2503)
4/3/2017Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR - Share love @ remote area (Cheung Chau) 2017 (Cheung Chau)Volunteers to visit 600 elderly singletons and distribute fortune bags, sharing joy and showing our care to themIslandsIslands Community Foundation Association (Tel: 3152 3844 / Email: vickyicfa@gmail.com)
4/3/2017 - 5/3/2017Community Arts in School (Carmel Holy Word Secondary School)To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the reunification, artists and community members will jointly paint the school wall. Painted musical instruments will also be displayedTai PoTai Po District Office (Tel: 2654 1262 / Email: dotp@had.gov.hk)
4/3/20172017 Hong Kong Primary Mathematics Contest (PLK W. H. Cheung College, PLK Lee Shing Pik College, PLK C. W. Chu College, PLK Tang Yuk Tien College, PLK Ma Kam Ming College, PLK Camões Tan Siu Lin Primary School and PLK Fung Ching Memorial Primary School)To raise students’ interest in mathematics through the competition and select outstanding participants for taking part in international competitionsCross-districtsHong Kong Youth Cultural and Arts Competitions Committee and Po Leung Kuk (Tel: 2835 2190 / Email: enquiry@hkycac.org)
4/3/2017 – 5/3/2017Hong Kong Indoor Rowing Championships & Charity Rowathon (Kowloon Park Sports Centre Main Hall)A large scale indoor rowing event comprising competitions including two charity races for promotion of rowing and fund-raisingYau Tsim MongHong Kong, China Rowing Association (Tel:2608 0302 / Email:hkirc@rowing.org.hk)
4/3/2017 - 3/11/2017 (Tentative)Hong Kong Students Design Competition of Fei Cui Jewellery in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Reunification of Hong Kong with China (4/3/2017 (Launching Ceremony): Grand Piazza, Hall 3E South Concourse, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, 3/11/2017 (Award Presentation Ceremony): (To be confirmed))A competition to kindle students’ creativity in jewellery design and encourage them to express their feelings through their design towards the 20th anniversary of Hong Kong’s reunification with the Motherland and to enhance their literacy on Chinese culture and artCross-districtsHong Kong Jewellery & Jade Manufacturers Association (HKJJA) (Tel:2543 0543 / Email:hkjja@hkjja.org)
4/3/2017Tai O Community in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Tai O Rural Committee Square)Variety performance cum tea gathering to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARIslandsIslands District Office and Tai O Rural Committee (Tel: 2852 3649 / 2985 7229 / Email: dois@had.gov.hk)
5/3/2017Shanghai Commercial Pok Oi Cycle for Millions 2017 (Stonecutters Bridge and Nam Wan Tunnel)A charity activity promoting cycling, advocating green living style and raising public awareness of cycling safetyKwai TsingPok Oi Hospital (Tel: 2117 1650 / Email: cycleformillions@pokoi.org.hk)
5/3/2017Hong Kong Southern District Orchestra Annual Concert 2017 (Hong Kong City Hall Concert Hall)A joint performance of orchestral classics by the Hong Kong Southern District Orchestra and renowned orchestras to exchange experiences and promote orchestral musicCentral and WesternSouthern District Arts and Culture Association Limited (Tel:2873 1877 / Email:orchestra@hksdorchestra.com)
5/3/2017Cheung Chau Community Day Tour in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Hong Kong “Florentia Village”, Yuen Long Old Market and Ping Shan Tang Clan Gallery cum Heritage Trail)Day tour to Yuen Long and Ping Shan to enhance knowledge on its history and culture and celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARYuen Long Islands District Office and Cheung Chau Rural Committee (Tel: 2852 4634 / 2981 0350 / Email: dois@had.gov.hk)
6/3/2017 - 10/3/2017Corporate Registers Forum 2017 (Kowloon Shangri-La Hotel)An international conference of regulators of corporate and business registries, featuring the theme "Corporate Registries - Challenges and Opportunities, Today and Tomorrow"""Yau Tsim MongCompanies Registry, Hong Kong (Tel: 2559 9973 / Email: enquiry@crf2017.hk)
6/3/20172017 Hong Kong Women Celebrating International Women's Day Dinner (Island Shangri-La)A community building event with over 100 women’s organizations getting together to celebrate the International Women’s DayCentral and WesternHong Kong Federation of Women (Tel: 2833 6131)
7/3/2017The Yuen Yuen Institutes Presents: Yan Oi Tong Mentorship Program 2017 Opening Ceremony (Yan Oi Tong Tin Ka Ping Primary School, Tseung Kwan O)Successful people from different sectors acting as mentors to share successful experience with young peopleSai KungYan Oi Tong (Tel: 2655 7797 / 2655 7895 / Email:mentorship_es@yot.org.hk)
7/3/2017Switch-on Ceremony of the Eastern District Festive Lighting in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Lookout Pavilion, Quarry Bay Park)A switch-on ceremony to launch the Eastern District festive lighting in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAREasternEastern District Office (Tel: 2886 6523 / Email: doe@had.gov.hk)
8/3/2017Cooking Competition in Celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR and Women's Day (Hall, Tsim Sha Tsui Kai Fong Association)A large scale cooking competition with participants from 24 organisations, including government departments, community groups and elderly centersYau Tsim MongTsim Sha Tsui District Kai Fong Welfare Association (Tel:2302 0727 / Email:tstkf@hotmail.com)
9/3/2017Forum on Sustainability Reporting and Green Financing: From Canada to Greater China & Asia (Hotel Icon)Experts from Hong Kong, Canada and China to share experience with the audience on the sustainable development and green financingYau Tsim MongChartered Professional Accountants of Canada Hong Kong Chapter (Tel: 2804 1733 )
10/3/2017 - 19/3/2017Hong Kong Flower Show 2017 (Victoria Park)A popular annual community event featuring colourful landscape and floral arrangements and offering a rich diversity of fringe activities for the enjoyment of visitors of all agesWan ChaiLeisure and Cultural Services Department (Tel: 2601 8893 / Email: kfli@lcsd.gov.hk)
11/3/2017Sai Kung Youth Ambassador – Golf Exposure Day Camp @Kau Sau Chau in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Kau Sau Chau, Sai Kung)Through a golf exposure day camp to allow youth of the district to know more about Kau Sau Chau and to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARSai KungSai Kung District Office and Sai Kung District Community Centre (Tel: 3740 5309 / Email: dosk@had.gov.hk)
11/3/2017Women's Day cum Birthday Party Celebration (Mong Kok Community Hall)Cantonese opera, dancing and singing performanceYau Tsim MongYau Tsim Mong Women Association (Tel:3427 9280 / Email:info@ytmwacfl.org.hk)
11/3/2017 - 12/3/2017Hang Seng Table Tennis Academy – Road Show (Ground Floor, Central Atrium, Olympian City 2)A fun day comprising game booths, coaching session and demonstration by members of the Hong Kong Table Tennis Team to promote table tennis to the public, especially children and enhance their understanding of the sportYau Tsim MongHong Kong Table Tennis Association (Tel: 2575 5330 / Email: hktta@netvigator.com)
11/3/2017Giant Banner Social Harmony Ceremony (E-Max Atrium)A carnival and exhibition to enhance social inclusion as well as to celebrate the 20th anniversary of Hong Kong’s return to the MotherlandKwun TongKwun Tong District Office (Tel: 2775 6462 / Email: dokt@had.gov.hk)
12/3/2017Sha Tin Distance Run in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Sha Tin Sports Ground)A large-scale District Run in Sha Tin, which aims to bring up the celebration atmosphere as well as to encourage the public to do more exercises, and promote fun for sportsSha Tin Sha Tin Sports Association Limited (Tel: 2691 5657 / Email: stsald@yahoo.com.hk)
12/3/2017Kowloon City Family Fun Day in Celebration of the 20th Reunification Anniversary (Hong Kong Disneyland)One-day outdoor activity organised for thousand people coming from families in Ho Man Tin, Hung Hom, Lung Tong and To Kwa Wan areas to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR and to establish a harmonious family relationshipIslandsKowloon City District Office, Ho Man Tin Area Committee, Hung Hom Area Committee, Lung Tong Area Committee and To Kwa Wan Area Committee (Tel: 3586 3359 / Email: dokc@had.gov.hk)
12/3/2017The Hong Kong Youth Chinese Essay Writing Competition (Yan Chai Hospital Wong Wha San Secondary School and Confucius Hall Secondary School)To raise the youth’s interest in Chinese writing through the competition so as to enhance their proficiency in Chinese languageCross-districtsHong Kong Youth Cultural and Arts Competitions Committee and Lions Club of Hong Kong Island (Tel: 2835 2190 / Email: enquiry@hkycac.org)
12/3/2017Southern District West Area Carnival (Wah Kwai Community Hall)To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR and to build a harmonious community, local schools, youth centres and elderly centres are invited to give performances like singing, dancing, drama, etcSouthernSouthern District West Area Committee (Tel: 2551 0111)
12/3/2017喜迎香港回歸祖國20周年 、沙田婦女會成立45周年『慶祝三八國際婦女節《同根同心創未來》大匯演』 (English name not available) (Main Plaza, Sha Tin Park)A variety show with game booths to celebrate the International Women’s Day and the 20th anniversary of Hong Kong’s reunification with the MotherlandSha TinShatin Women's Association (Tel:2695 3282 / Email:suntin@swa.org.hk)
12/3/2017CLP Please Come and Save the Earth Music Contest (Hall, Munsang College)A music competition for young children, youth and public to promote energy saving messages and help build a sustainable future for Hong KongKowloon CityCLP Power Hong Kong Limited (Tel: 2678 8107 / Email:powerkid@clp.com.hk)
12/3/2017Tung Chung Community in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Tung Chung Fort)A variety show cum tea gathering to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARIslandsIslands District Office and Tung Chung Rural Committee (Tel: 2852 3649 / 2988 8228 / Email: dois@had.gov.hk)
13/3/2017 - 9/6/2017Support to Kwun Tong Team in the 6th Hong Kong Games – Bunting (Kwun Tong District)To promote the 6th Hong Kong Games and the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR through affixing flags on lamppostKwun TongKwun Tong District Council (Tel: 2171 7452 / Email: ktdc_secretariat_gr@had.gov.hk)
13/3/2017Corporate Governance Roundtable (Kowloon Shangri-La Hotel)A major conference on corporate governance. Directors, practitioners, academics and regulators (both local and overseas) will speak on issues relating to corporate governance from international and local perspectivesYau Tsim MongCompanies Registry, Hong Kong (Tel: 2559 9973 / Email: cgr2017@icc.com.hk)
13/3/2017Award Presentation Ceremony of the 2016-17 Talent-Wise Employment Charter and Inclusive Organisations Recognition Scheme cum Experience Sharing Session (Conference Hall, Central Government Offices)To give recognition to the inclusive organisations for their contributions towards the Charter Scheme and to provide a platform for exchange of experience in the employment of persons with disabilitiesCentral and WesternLabour and Welfare Bureau, Rehabilitation Advisory Committee, Hong Kong Joint Council for People with Disabilities and the Hong Kong Council of Social Service (Tel: 2810 3874 / Email: harrisonlam@lwb.gov.hk)
13/3/2017 - 25/4/2017The 13th Entertainment Expo Hong Kong (Various locations)An expo with the theme of “Get into the Scene” comprising film and music festivals, forum and awards presentation ceremony to provide a platform for stakeholders to share their experience in an effort to promoting development of the entertainment industry in Hong KongCross-districts Hong Kong Trade Development Council (Tel: 2584 4352 / Email: eexpo@hktdc.org)
14/3/2017Commemoration of the 20th Anniversary of The Establishment of The HKSAR: The Year of the Rooster Passing Love Together (The TsimShaTsui Community Hall, 136A, Nathan Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon)Dancing and singing performances and distribution of 1 000 fortune bags to the elderly, ethnic minorities and the underprivileged in the district to show love and build a caring communityYau Tsim MongThe Tsim Sha Tsui District Kai Fong Welfare Association (Tel:2367 6111 / Email: TSTKF@hotmail.com)
15/3/2017Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of Hong Kong’s Return to the Motherland, Xiaoping Yan’s Vocal Solo Concert (Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall)A vocal performance featuring Chinese and foreign classic works and Chinese operas for entertainment of the publicCentral and WesternMelody Art Troupe H.K. (Tel: 6330 1602)
17/3/2017 - 18/3/2017Festival Finale - A co-production between San Francisco Opera and Hong Kong Arts Festival - Dream of the Red Chamber (Hong Kong Cultural Centre)A lavish operatic spectacle led by a celebrated Chinese creative team, based on one of the greatest Chinese classical novels by CAO Xue-qinYau Tsim MongHong Kong Arts Festival (Tel: 2824 2430 / Email: enquiry@hkaf.org)
17/3/2017Hong Kong Asia-Pop Music Festival 2017 (16/3/2017(music forum): Theatre 2, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre ; 17/3/2017(music show): Hall 5B-C, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre)An event that comprises a music show and a music forum, with top singers from Asian regions performing at the showWan ChaiInternational Federation of the Phonographic Industry (Hong Kong Group) Limited (Tel: 2861 4313 / Email:hkamf@ifpihk.org)
17/3/2017 - 19/3/2017Commemoration of the 20th Anniversary of Establishment of HKSAR The 15th Hong Kong International Wushu Championship (Ma On Shan Sports Centre)A competition for martial arts lovers worldwide to enhance their skills, with a view to promoting cultural exchange and Chinese martial artsSha TinHong Kong Wushu International Festival Committee (Tel:3165 1169 / Email: hkwsj@hkwsj.com)
17/3/2017慶祝香港回歸20周年「廿載回歸‧廿載情」歐陽寶珍演唱會2017 (English name not available) (Auditorium, Tsuen Wan Town Hall)A singing concert with a view to building a harmonious community and fostering cohesionTsuen WanHong Kong Women Development Association Limited (Tel: 2449 0818 / Email:wsa@wsa.org.hk)
18/3/2017The Kowloon City District Open Ceremony of the 20th Anniversary of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Celebration Festival (Hung Hom Wuhu Street Temporary Playground)A carnival to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR and kick off a series of forthcoming district-based celebration eventsKowloon CityKowloon City District Association for Celebration of Re-unification of Hong Kong with China (Tel: 2766 2579 / Email: kcdafc@gmail.com)
18/3/2017Correctional Services Department Staff Training Institute Open Day 2017 (Correctional Services Department Staff Training Institute and Hong Kong Correctional Services Museum)Through different activities to showcase to visitors (including students, charity organisations and non-government organisations), the historical development of the correctional system, the work and development of Correctional Services Department, and demonstrate the achievements of persons in custody after rehabilitationSouthernCorrectional Services Department (Tel: 2899 1838 / Email: stiopenday2017@csd.gov.hk)
18/3/2017Fun day for celebrating the 20th anniversary of HKSAR cum the 21st anniversary of FONG CHUNG (Fong Chung Social Service Centre)Activities include booth games, magic show, singing and dancing performances aiming to bring joy and harmony to the communityCentral & WesternFong Chung Social Service Centre Limited (Tel: 2547 3318 / Email:fcsscl@gmail.com)
18/3/2017South Lantau Community in celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Rural Committee Square, Pui O)A variety show cum basin banquet to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARIslandsIslands District Office and South Lantao Rural Committee (Tel: 2984 8336 / 2852 4634 / Email: dois@had.gov.hk)
18/3/2017, 1/4/2017 – 2/4/2017 and 29/4/2017Horse of the Year Show 2017 (HKJC Beas River Equestrian Centre, Sheung Shui)An annual equestrian competition comprising Dressage, Jumping and Eventing aims to enhance riders’ skills and promote equestrian sport locallyNorthHong Kong Equestrian Federation (Tel:2966 5078 / Email:info@hkef.org)
19/3/2017The Hong Kong Youth Putonghua Recitation Competition (Civic Education) (Lions College)To enhance students’ Putonghua reading skills and civic awareness through the competitionKwai TsingHong Kong Youth Cultural and Arts Competitions Committee and Lions Club of Kwai Tsing Hong Kong (Tel: 2835 2190 / Email: enquiry@hkycac.org)
19/3/2017Sham Shui Po District Chinese and Western Music Concert in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Tsuen Wan Town Hall)Free musical performances with Huqin virtuosi Ms HSIN Hsiao-ling and McDull movie theme song composer Dr Steve HO presenting famous Chinese and Western musical piecesTsuen WanSham Shui Po District Office (Tel: 2150 8160 / Email: dossp@had.gov.hk)
19/3/2017Carnival of Ambassador Scheme for New Arrivals from the Mainland (The Urban Council Centenary Garden)To encourage public participation in voluntary services, through commendation ceremony, variety show and booth games, with a view to fostering a caring and cohesive societyYau Tsim MongNew Home Association (Tel:2815 7001 / Email:adm@nha.org.hk)
19/3/2017ISS-HK “Youth Got Talent 2017” (Comix Home Base, Wan Chai)A multicultural variety show comprising arts and crafts activities, singing, dancing and live band performances with a view to promoting social inclusiveness and harmonyWan ChaiInternational Social Service Hong Kong Branch (Tel:2836 3598 / Email:ethnic_centre@isshk.org)
19/3/2017Kowloon City Youth Development Network 2016-17 City Hunt @ KC (Kick-off ceremony: S.K.H. Holy Cross Primary School; Orientation competition: Kowloon City District)An orientation competition to enhance youths’ understanding of the history and development of Kowloon City through travelling around streets and lanes in the districtKowloon CityKowloon City District Office (Tel: 2621 3443 / Email: dokc@had.gov.hk)
19/3/2017Shaolin Kung Fu Performance cum Peng Chau Community Carnival in celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Lo Peng Street, Peng Chau)A variety show of Shaolin Kung Fu performance, lion dance, singing, magic and juggling performance to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARIslandsIslands District Office and Peng Chau Rural Committee (Tel: 2852 4583 / Email: dois@had.gov.hk)
20/3/2017MYO in concert 2017 March in Music (Y Theatre, Youth Square, Chai Wan)Performance of well-known classical works by the Millennium Youth Orchestra for young musicians to showcase their musical talents and to promote classical music to the publicEasternKwun Tong District Culture and Recreation Promotion Association (Tel: 3426 8021 / Email: info@ktcrpa.org)
20/3/2017 – 2/7/2017Telling a story with VR (18 districts of Hong Kong)To encourage Hong Kong people to capture the fine moments encountered in different aspects of our daily life through a video shooting competition so as to inject positive thinking in our society and build a harmonious societyCross-districtsHong Kong CPPCC Youth Association (Tel:2399 7775 / Email: info@hkvrstory.com)
21/3/2017Samsung 2016 Hong Kong Sports Stars Awards Presentation Ceremony (Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre)An award presentation ceremony for the Hong Kong athletes and teams to encourage them to strive for excellence and to give recognition to their outstanding achievementsWan ChaiSports and Federation and Olympic Committee of Hong Kong, China (Tel: 2504 8560 / Email: secretariat@hkolympic.org)
21/3/2017The 11th Asian Film Awards Ceremony (Hong Kong Cultural Centre Grand Theatre)An annual ceremony to recognise the distinguished accomplishments of film professionals in AsiaYau Tsim MongAsian Film Awards Academy Limited (Tel: 2238 0151 / Email: afa@asianfilmawards.asia)
21/3/2017 - 25/3/2017Art Central (Central Harbourfront)A contemporary art fair showcasing the works of young artists and collections of established contemporary galleries to enhance the public’s knowledge of artCentral and Western Art Events HK Ltd. (Tel: 2174 0322 / Email: info@artcentralhongkong.com)
24/3/2017France-HKUST Innovation Hub Inauguration Ceremony (IAS Lecture Theatre, Lo Ka Chung Building, Lee Shau Kee Campus, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology)The ceremony marks the establishment of the France-HKUST Innovation Hub which aims to strengthen academic and entrepreneurial cooperation between French innovative companies and HKUSTSai KungConsulate General of France in Hong Kong and Macau (Tel: 3752 9981 / Email: frederic.bretar@diplomatie.gouv.fr)
24/3/2017香港九龍潮州公會青年委員會慶祝香港回歸祖國二十周年系列活動之青年共聚賀香江 (English name not available) (Chiu Chow Association Building, Sheung Wan)A toasting ceremony to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR, with guest speakers to share their views on the changes of Hong Kong over the past 20 yearsCentral and WesternHong Kong & Kowloon Chiu Chow Public Association (Tel:2713 7528)
26/3/2017Islands District Community Fun Day in celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Return of Hong Kong to the Motherland (Man Tung Road Sports Centre and Tung Chung Community Hall)To celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the Return of Hong Kong to the Motherland through stage performances, games booths, bubble football, inflatable games and exhibitionsIslandsIslands District Office (Tel: 2852 4583 / Email: wing_shan_wong@had.gov.hk)
26/3/2017Tung Chung Day Tour in celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Ngong Ping Village, Po Lin Monastery, The Big Buddha and Man Tung Road Park)One-day tour for residents to deepen their knowledge about the Islands District, in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARIslandsIslands District Office (Tel: 2852 4584 / Email: dois@had.gov.hk)
26/3/2017Launching Ceremony of Focus On Family Project 2017 (Maritime Square Section, Tsing Yi Promenade)To foster family relationship and social cohesion through a carnival comprising family crafts-making, face-painting, environmental protection education workshop and booth gamesKwai TsingFederation of New Territories Youth (Tel:2652 9123 / Email:info@fnty.org.hk)
27/3/2017 - 31/3/2017 and 7/4/2017Hong Kong ICT Awards Presentation Ceremony (Various locations)Aims at recognising and promoting outstanding information and communications technology inventions and applications, thereby encouraging innovation and excellence among Hong Kong information and communications technology talents and enterprisesCross-districtsOffice of the Government Chief Information Officer, Hong Kong Institute of Bankers, Hong Kong Business Angel Network, Hong Kong Information Technology Federation, Hong Kong Wireless Technology Industry Association, GS1 Hong Kong, Hong Kong New Emerging Technology Education Association, Hong Kong Computer Society and Hong Kong Digital Entertainment Association (Tel: 2867 4484 / Email: bhkchan@ogcio.gov.hk)
28/3/2017Launching Ceremony Yan Oi Tong Chinese Medicine Mobile Vehicle 2017 (Sha Tsui Road Playground, Tsuen Wan)To celebrate the launching of the Chinese Medicine Mobile Vehicle and provide free Chinese medical consultation and health check-up to the publicTsuen WanYan Oi Tong (Tel:2655 7762 / Email:ms@yot.org.hk)
28/3/2017Hang Seng Table Tennis Academy Graduation Ceremony (The Penthouse, 24th Floor, Hang Seng Bank Headquarters)To recognise the outstanding performance of young table tennis players in the past year through an award schemeCentral and WesternHong Kong Table Tennis Association (Tel: 2575 5330 / Email: hktta@netvigator.com)
28/3/2017 – 31/5/2017Celebration of the Establishment of the HKSAR elderly tea gathering 2017 (Restaurants in Yau Tsim Mong District)To promote the traditional virtue of respecting the elderly through tea gathering, variety shows and lucky drawYau Tsim MongKowloon Federation Associations Yau Tsim Mong District Committee & Yau Tsim Mong Federation of Association (Tel: 2782 3686 / Email:ytmfoa@yahoo.com.hk)
28/3/2017 – 13/8/2017The Wonders of Hong Kong Photo Competition (18 Districts in Hong Kong) (28/3/2017 – 5/5/2017(Competition): 18 districts in Hong Kong; 6/7/2017 – 9/7/2017(Exhibition): MTR Admiralty Station; 10/8/2017 – 13/8/2017(Exhibition): MTR Kowloon Tong Station)A photography competition with the theme of “The Wonders of Hong Kong” for the public and tourists to capture Hong Kong through camera lens and showcase its prosperous and energetic viewsCross-districtsThe Hong Kong General Chamber of Commerce (Tel:2823 1230 / Email:wondershk@chamber.org.hk)
31/3/2017 - 1/4/2017Beethoven “Emperor” Concerto (Concert Hall, Hong Kong Cultural Centre)Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra will be joined by Elim Chan, the conductor, together with pianist Stephen Hough, presenting Beethoven’s “Emperor” Concerto for the exciting musicYau Tsim Mong Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra (Tel: 2721 2030 / Email: enquiries@hkphil.org)
4/2017“Celebration of Sai Kung History” Exhibition (Man Yee Wan Recreational Centre)To re-use the ex-village school for exhibition of the history of Man Yee Wan Village and to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARSai KungSai Kung District Office (Tel: 2706 3554 / Email: dosk@had.gov.hk)
4/2017 – 7/20172017 "Zhongxing Cup"" Pan-Pearl River Delta Region+ University IT Project Competition (4/2017 - 5/2017(Recruitment): 18 Districts in Hong Kong 6/2017(Hong Kong Region Selection Contest): Central Plaza, Wanchai 3/7/2017 - 5/7/2017(Final): Hong Kong Science and Technology Park)"An IT competition for university students to demonstrate their innovative technology products, enhance communication between students and professionals in the sector, and inspire creative thinking
1/4/2017Hong Kong Tree Planting Day (Tsiu Hang Special Area in Sai Kung)A public tree planting event to promote the importance of nature conservation, tree protection and community involvementSai Kung Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department and Green Fun (Email: alfred_kc_wong@afcd.gov.hk)
4/2017Kowloon City District Outstanding Student Leaders Awards Scheme (Kowloon City District)To recognise the contributions made by young people to schools and society, and encourage students to participate in community services and seek continuous progressKowloon CityThe Kowloon City Youths Association (Tel:9429 9377 / Email:kcyouths@gmail.com)
1/4/2017Odyssey of the Mind Hong Kong Regional Tournament 2017 (Chinese YMCA College)An international creative competition aiming to promote creativity and team spirit of students and enhance their knowledge of problem-solving and the skillsSha TinChinese YMCA College (Tel:2641 9588 / Email:odyssey2017@cymcac.edu.hk)
4/2017 - 12/2017Extensive Cultural Exchange Tour (22/4/2017 – 23/4/2017 (Hong Kong to Guangzhou); 20/6/2017 – 25/6/2017 (Hong Kong to Poland); 3/8/2017 – 11/8/2017 (Hong Kong to Xinjian) ; 22/12/2017 – 27/12/2017(Hong Kong to Guizhou))Four cultural exchange trips for students aiming to deepen their understanding of the history, culture, technology and economic development of the Mainland and overseasNot applicableThe Chinese History and Culture Initiative Ltd (Tel:2869 1600 / Email:info@chcin.org)
1/4/2017“Bauhinia Radiates its Beauty in HK” Visual Arts Contest cum Variety Show (Culture Plaza, Tamar Park)A drawing competition for primary school students to explore their artistic talents and learn to appreciate Hong KongCentral & WesternYu Chun Keung Memorial College No. 2 (Tel:2551 8285 / Email:office@yck2.edu.hk)
4/2017 - 7/2017Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of HKSAR in Kwai Tsing – Planters Painting Activity (Hanging locations: Hing Fong Road, Kwai Fong, Fung Shue Wo Road, Tsing Yi and Chung Mei Road, Tsing Yi)To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR through beautification of on-street planters by studentsKwai Tsing Kwai Tsing District Office (Tel: 2494 4536 / Email: dokwt@had.gov.hk)
4/2017 – 8/2017Jockey Club The Next Furlong Scheme 3i Entrepreneurship Award (4 – 7/2017 (Promotion and proposal collection period): 18 districts of Hong Kong; 5/8/2017(Presentation ceremony): Meeting Room N201, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre)A business competition to encourage young people to nurture entrepreneurial spirit and, through sharing of successful experience, inspire more people to start their own businessCross-districtsThe Committee of Youth Activities in Hong Kong Ltd (Tel:3427 9237 / 3427 9236 / Email:3i@yelites.org)
4/2017 - 9/20174.23 World Book Day Creative Competition in 2017 "Chinese Culture"" and exhibition of award winning works (Hong Kong Central Library and other public libraries)"An inter-school competition to promote reading and writing culture as well as to enhance understanding of the long history and rich variety of Chinese Culture among studentsCross-districtsLeisure and Cultural Services Department (Tel: 2921 2660)
4/2017 – 11/2017Paradigm Shift: Post-97 Hong Kong Cinema (Various venues of Hong Kong International Film Festival for screening, panel discussions and exhibitions)To give recognition to the local film industry through a series of film shows and a special programme targeting at youth audienceCross-districtsCreate Hong Kong (Tel: 2970 3300 / Email: info@hkiff.org.hk)
4/2017 - 9/2017HKSAR 20th Anniversary Roving Exhibition (Six shopping malls over the territory)The exhibitions showcase the development of the HKSAR in the past 20 years and its opportunities ahead. The public can participate in the interactive computer game, watch the promotional videos and take photos with the 3-D creative visualsCross DistrictsInformation Services Department (Tel: 2842 8808 / Email: internet@isd.gov.hk)
4/2017 – 6/2017Celebration Competition Series for the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR: Understanding Basic Law, Implementing "One Country, Two Systems"" - Shine Tak Foundation Hong Kong Secondary Schools Quiz Competition, Hong Kong Primary Schools Slogan Competition, Hong Kong Kindergartens Family Colouring Competition and Graphic Design Competition for Parents (Various locations)"To enhance students’ and parents’ understanding of the Basic Law and “One Country, Two Systems” through a series of competitionsCross-districtsNew Territories School Heads Association (Tel:2650 3115/ Email:htsha@biznetvigator.com)
4/2017 – 12/2017Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR - Hong Kong Reunification Cup Gateball Open 2017 (Shek Yam Lei Muk Road Park and Tai Hang Tung Recreation Ground)A competition to encourage the competing teams to demonstrate team spirit, enhance their skills and promote gateball to the publicCross-districtsHong Kong China Gateball Association (Tel:2385 6082 / Email:hkgba@hkolympic.org)
2/4/2017 and 6/2017 Pat Heung Camp Trial Day and Opening Ceremony (2/4/2017 Trial Day and 6/2017 Opening Ceremony (Tentative): Junior Police Call Permanent Activity Centre and Integrated Youth Training Camp)To develop the youth’s leadership, nurture their sense of responsibility and positive values, as well as equip them as future leaders of Hong Kong through various programmes of the Training CampYuen LongPolice Public Relations Branch, Hong Kong Police Force (Tel: 2860 4197 / Email: ppt-office-1-pprb@police.gov.hk)
2/4/2017Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Reunification of Hong Kong with China Cum Varieties Show for the Elderlies A variety show for the elderly comprising singing, dancing and magic performances to share happiness with the elderly people and build a caring and loving communityYau Tsim MongHong Kong Old Comrade Association of Police Volunteers Service (Tel:9652 1088 / Email:joe14596@yahoo.com.hk)
3/4/2017 - 18/12/2017Hong Kong Awards for Industries and the Awards Presentation Ceremony (Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (venue of the Awards Presentation Ceremony))To recognise the outstanding achievements of Hong Kong enterprises in pursuit of high technology and high value-added activities, and commend excellence in various aspects of their performanceWan ChaiTrade and Industry Department (Tel: 2398 5551 / Email: hkai@tid.gov.hk)
7/4/2017 - 9/4/2017Cathay Pacific/HSBC Hong Kong Sevens 2017 (Hong Kong Stadium)One of the most popular annual sporting events in Asia, it features 28 world-class teams and attracts thousands of fans from all over the world to the Hong Kong Stadium every yearWan ChaiHong Kong Rugby Union (Tel: 2504 8311 / Email: info@hkrugby.com)
7/4/2017Insights into China's "Two Sessions"" 2017 (Grand Ballroom, Four Season Hotel, Hong Kong)"To invite experts from Hong Kong and the Mainland to analyse the latest development and policies of the Country, and their impacts on the economic and social development of the Mainland and Hong Kong , envisaging future development of Hong KongCentral & WesternThe Chinese General Chamber of Commerce (Tel:2525 6385 / Email:cgcc@cgcc.org.hk)
7/4/2017 – 20/10/2017 (Every Friday)Hong Kong Shuttlecock League 2017 (Shek Kip Mei Park Sports Centre and Po Kong Village Road Sports Centre)A competition to promote shuttlecock to the public and encourage them to participate in sports activities, with a view to building a healthy and harmonious societyCross-districtsHong Kong Shuttlecock Association (Tel:2504 8134 / Email:enquiry@hkshuttlecock.org)
8/4/2017慶祝香港回歸二十周年─元老足球邀請賽 (English name not available) (Southorn Playground)Football competition for teams of veteran players to demonstrate their skills and share experience with a view to enhancing community cohesionWan ChaiWanchai Sports Federation Ltd. (Tel:2388 1875 / Email:info@wcsf.org.hk)
8/4/2017 and 10/6/2017The Hong Kong Youth Cantonese Operatic Songs Singing Competition (8/4/2017 Preliminary: Lai King Community Hall; 10/6/2017 Final: Auditorium, Tsuen Wan Town Hall)A competition to arouse the youth’s interest in Cantonese operatic songs and enhance their understanding of Chinese cultureCross-districtsThe Hong Kong Youth Cultural and Arts Competitions Committee, and Federation of Industries and Commerce in Kwai Chung and Tsing Yi (Tel: 2835 2190 / Email: enquiry@hkycac.org)
8/4/2017Seminar on Healthy Living (Auditorium, Hong Kong Design Institute)A series of talks about Chinese health care for retired persons to develop healthy lifestyles and strong physique in receiving the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARSai KungSai Kung District Office (Tel: 3740 5344 / Email: dosk@had.gov.hk)
8/4/2017 – 12/8/2017Hong Kong Sustainable Blueprint Competition (22/4/2017 (Opening Ceremony and Introduction): Room 3508, AC2, City University of Hong Kong; 20/5/2017 (Workshop): LT2, AC2, City University of Hong Kong; 12/8/2017 (Presentation Day and Award Ceremony): City University of Hong Kong)Competition with the theme of “Silver Hair and Retirement” for young people to express their opinion on elderly policy through writing policy proposals and promotion videoCross-districtsHong Kong Sustainable Development Research Institute Limited (Tel:2156 3756 / Email:info@hksdri.org)
8/4/2017Junior Police Call 43rd Anniversary Award and Presentation Ceremony (Police Headquarters, Wan Chai )An annual event that concludes the activities and achievements of the Junior Police Call Scheme in the past year, and by way of prize presentation and performance to recognise the contribution by all Police Districts and Junior Police Call members, as well as celebrating the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR Wan ChaiPolice Public Relations Branch, Hong Kong Police Force (Tel: 2860 6157 / Email: jpc-office-1-pprb@police.gov.hk)
9/4/2017Haircut with LOVE2017--Volunteer Services (Lai Chi Kok Community Hall)To show care for the community by providing free hair-cut services for the elderly and needy in Sham Shui Po districtSham Shui PoSham Shui Po Residents Association, Sham Ching Youth Association Limited, VQ Foundation Limited (Tel:2386 5721 / Email: sspra.project@gmail.com)
9/4/2017Happy Health Check for Elderly Services Day (Kai Yip Community Hall)To provide basic medical check and entertainment programmes for elderly people with a view to bringing them happinessKwun TongLions Club of Kowloon Bay Hong Kong (Tel:2116 1553 or 9101 2323 / Email:lions@lionsclubs.org.hk)
9/4/2017Storm the Park - Flower Viewing and Sketching@ Lai Chi Kok Park (Lai Chi Kok Park)To provide guided flower viewing, painting and colouring sessions as well as stage performance and game stalls for participants to enjoy the fun of sketching and flower viewingSham Shui PoLeisure and Cultural Services Department (Tel: 2386 0945 / Email: sspdo@lcsd.gov.hk)
10/4/2017 - 12/4/2017Internet Economy Summit 2017 (Convention Hall, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre)To provide a forum for top officials, industry experts and business leaders from the Mainland and international community to exchange and share their insights on the latest development trends of the Internet economy and the strategic impact to future economic developmentWan ChaiHKSAR Government (Tel: 2867 4484 / Email: bhkchan@ogcio.gov.hk)
10/4/2017 - 13/4/2017Research Showcase 2017 (3rd ,5th & 6th Floor, Lau Ming Wai Academic Building, City University of Hong Kong)An event comprising exhibition and technology forums to showcase the transformation of the research institutes, the latest technology research projects and achievements of City University of Hong KongKowloon CityCity University of Hong Kong (Tel:3442 9049 / Email:vprt@cityu.edu.hk or innovation@cityu.edu.hk)
10/4/2017, 23/7/2017 and 17/9/2017Amazing Hong Kong - Tours for Nepalese Community (Various locations)Tours for Nepalese families in Hong Kong to famous landmarks related to the establishment of the HKSAR, such as the Tai Po Lookout Tower and the Golden Bauhinia Square etc., enhancing the participants’ understanding of Hong Kong and promoting social integration Cross-districtHong Kong Nepalese Federation (Tel: 3547 2415 / 6644 9594 / Email: cstn.hknf@gmail.com)
11/4/2017 - 25/4/2017The 41st Hong Kong International Film Festival (Various locations)An International film festival for filmmakers and filmgoers to enjoy the new works worldwide and exchange their views on filmsCross-districtsThe Hong Kong International Film Festival Society (Tel: 2970 3300 / Email: info@hkiff.org.hk)
11/4/2017 – 13/4/2017“The 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region” Stamp Exhibition (Exhibition Hall, 1/F Lower Block, Hong Kong City Hall)To showcase stamps exhibits contributed by members of the association, stamp archives from the Hong Kong Post, antique posting boxes of Hong Kong, letter boxes around the world, stamp talks and guided tours to promote stamp collecting to the publicCentral and WesternThe China Philatelic Association (Email:e-mail@cpa-hk.net)
12/4/2017Youth Forum - Future Development of Internet (Queen Elizabeth Stadium)Speakers at the Internet Economy Summit will share with over 3 000 tertiary and secondary students on how the Internet economy will change the world and opportunities for the younger generationWan ChaiOffice of the Government Chief Information Officer (Tel: 2867 4484 / Email: bhkchan@ogcio.gov.hk)
12/4/2017 - 16/4/20172017 UCI Track Cycling World Championships (Hong Kong Velodrome)This is the first time for Hong Kong to host the UCI Track Cycling World Championships. One of the most important events in the international cycling calendar for cyclists from around the world to gain world ranking pointsSai Kung The Cycling Association of Hong Kong, China (Tel: 2504 8176 / Email: info@cycling.org.hk)
12/4/2017 – 30/4/2017Dutch Days (Various locations in Hong Kong)A series of events promoting Dutch culture and lifestyle to the public includes family day, Dutch food fair, innovation talk series and Dutch film festival, with a view to fostering cultural exchange in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARCross-districtsConsulate General of the Kingdom of The Netherlands (Tel: 2599 9200 / Email:information@netherlands-cg.org.hk)
14/4/2017 - 14/5/2017Ocean Park’s Animal Discovery Fest (Ocean Park)To celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR through the animal encounter programmes and orienteering gameSouthernOcean Park Hong Kong (Tel: 3923 2323 / Email: gr@oceanpark.com.hk)
14/4/2017 – 20/4/201720th Anniversary of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region - Looking for the story of the hometown (Hong Kong to Chaozhou)Exchange tours for youth aiming to avail them of opportunities to broaden their horizons and enhance their understanding of the Chinese cultureNot applicableKowloon East Chaoren Association Ltd (Tel:3572 0676 / Email:kecsl@yahoo.com.hk)
14/4/2017Jaap and Ning Feng (Concert Hall, Hong Kong Cultural Centre)A send-off concert for Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra Tour 2017. Conducted by Maestro Jaap van Zweden, famous violinist Ning Feng will play Bartók’s second violin concerto, in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARYau Tsim Mong Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra (Tel: 2721 2030 / Email: enquiries@hkphil.org)
16/4/2017Parade in Celebration of Tin Hau Festival in Tai Po (Depart from Tin Hau Temple Fung Shui Square, take the route via Ting Kok Road, On Chee Road, On Cheung Road, Po Heung Street and return at Kwong Fuk Road to the starting point)Programmes include lion, dragon and unicorn dances, marching band, Tai Chi, Chinese classical dances and blessing ceremony to celebrate Tin Hau Festival with the public, with a view to promoting Chinese traditional culture as well as building a harmonious communityTai PoTai Po Old Market Tin Hau Temple Social Event Control Committee (Tel:9580 0779)
31/12/2017《全城共奏正能量:最多人學習色士風創世界紀錄》 (English name not available) (Chan Sui Kau and Chan Lam Moon Chun Square, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University)A performance for young people to demonstrate their creativity and music talent through saxophone ensemble with an attempt to set a Guinness World Record, as well as to promote a positive life to the public and foster a harmonious societyKowloon CityMusic Zone Foundation Association (Tel:2380 7321 or 8100 3828 / Email: musiczonefoundation@gmail.com)
17/4/2017Music Office 40th Anniversary Concert (Hong Kong Cultural Centre)A gala show performed by students and graduates of Music Office to showcase the achievement of young musicians and to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the Music OfficeYau Tsim MongLeisure and Cultural Services Department (Tel: 2582 5311 / Email: cmooffice@lcsd.gov.hk)
19/4/2017Shap Pat Heung Tin Hau Festival Procession (Main streets of Yuen Long District and Yuen Long Stadium)A large scale parade including lion, dragon and unicorn dances, martial arts performance, cultural dances , floats and marching bands performanceYuen LongTin Hau Festival Committee of Shap Pat Heung and the Fa Pau Associations (Tel:2476 2264)
19/4/2017Tuen Mun District Tin Hau Festival 2017 (Tin Hau Temple Plaza, Tuen Mun)The event features parade, lion and dragon dances to celebrate Tin Hau Festival with residents of the district, with a view to promoting Chinese traditional culture as well as building a harmonious communityTuen MunTuen Mun District Kung Chuk Tin Hau Po Tan Committee (Tel:2459 4701)
19/4/2017Launching Ceremony for Celebrating the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR in Yuen Long District (Local restaurant in the district)A launching ceremony to introduce the activities of the district in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR, with a view to expressing appreciation to volunteers, sharing joy and building a harmonious communityYuen LongYuen Long District Coordinating Committee for Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Tel:2479 2886)
21/4/2017The Hong Kong Youth Creative Story Writing Competition (Not applicable)A competition to encourage story writing by the youthNot applicableThe Hong Kong Youth Cultural and Arts Competitions Committee, and Rotary Club of Hong Kong Island West (Tel: 2835 2190 / Email: enquiry@hkycac.org)
21/4/2017The Hong Kong Youth Couplets Competition (Not applicable)A competition to enhance the youth’s understanding of Chinese couplets and their interest in Chinese couplets writingNot applicableThe Hong Kong Youth Cultural and Arts Competitions Committee (Tel: 2835 2190 / Email: enquiry@hkycac.org)
21/4/2017Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Return of Hong Kong to China-Youth Concert (Qube, 2/F, Block B, PMQ, 35 Aberdeen Street, Central)A concert for young musicians to demonstrate their talent in celebration of the 22nd anniversary of the establishment of the Hong Kong Youth Association as well as the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARCentral and WesternHong Kong Youth Association (Tel: 2866 3911 / Email: info@youth.org.hk)
22/4/2017 – 24/6/2017Galaxy Ring Star Singing Contest (22/4/2017(Preliminary): Tom Lee Academy Hall, Level 12, Mega Box, Kowloon; 24/6/2017(Final): Queen Elizabeth Stadium)A singing contest for young people to demonstrate their musical talent with a view to nurturing potential young musicians and promoting social harmonyCross-districtsHong Kong Artistic Entertainment Centre (Tel:2889 3108 / Email:info@aecohk.net)
22/4/2017Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the HKSAR cum Happy Family Day at Hong Kong Disneyland (Hong Kong Disneyland)To encourage grass-root families to participate in outdoor activities and spend more time together with their family, with a view to fostering family relationship and building a harmonious and caring communityIslandsTin Shui Wai Women Association Limited (Tel:2447 7499 / Email: hktswwomen@yahoo.com.hk)
22/4/2017JA Company Programme 2016/17 Final Competition & Graduation Ceremony (Jockey Club Auditorium, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom)A competition gives students practical experience in establishing and operating a real business with a view to enhancing their communication skills as well as team spirit, preparing them for the opportunities to comeKowloon CityJunior Achievement Hong Kong (Tel: 3426 3149 / Email:cp.ja@jahk.org)
22/4/2017 – 14/5/2017Time Capsule (Statue Square Gardens)An exhibition with the theme of travel to showcase the development of transportation and travel-related accessories, in celebration of the 25th anniversary silver Jubilee of Le French May and the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARCentral and WesternAssociation Culturelle France Hong Kong Ltd/ Le French May Arts Festival (Tel: 3678 0150 / Email: info@frenchmay.com)
22/4/2017Human Life @ Cantonese opera in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (The TsimShaTsui District Kai Fong Welfare Association)To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR and enlighten thoughts on human life and values through Cantonese opera appreciation sessionYau Tsim MongLife Encouraging Fund Limited (Tel: 2486 4533 / Email: lefund@lefund.org.hk)
23/4/2017AIA Business Sustainability and Risk Management Case Analysis Competition (Serena Yang Lecture Theatre, The Open University of Hong Kong)A university team-based competition conducted in English to enhance the knowledge of university students in business sustainability and risk management through case analysisKowloon CityThe Association of International Accountants - Hong Kong Branch (Tel:2845 4982 / Email:aia@aiahkbranch.com)
23/4/2017Flea Market - Hong Kong Traditional Handicraft Exhibition (Piazza, Hong Kong Cultural Centre )A market to provide a platform for local creative artists to set up business and promote community-based creative economy, as well as to encourage the public to join family workshops with a view to promoting social harmonyYau Tsim MongPo Leung Kuk (Tel:2277 8899 / Email:agnes.ky.ho@poleungkuk.org.hk)
23/4/2017International Masters Regatta 2017 (Sha Tin Rowing Centre and Jockey Club Shek Mun Rowing Centre)An annual regatta comprising Single Sculls, Double Sculls, Quad Sculls, Coxless Four and Coxed Eight aims to promote rowing to the public and encourage them to participate in sports activities, with a view to building a healthy and harmonious societySha TinHong Kong, China Rowing Association (Tel: 2699 7229 / Email: hkcra@rowing.org.hk)
25/4/2017Care For Elderly Birthday Party and Celebration for Hong Kong's return to China (Henry G. Leong Yaumatei Community Centre Hall)A gathering for the elderly with activities comprising dancing and singing performance to bring happiness to the elderly and build a harmonious communityYau Tsim MongYau Ma Tei Concern for Resident Rights Association (Tel:8209 3232 / Email:ymtcrra@gmail.com)
26/4/2017 – 24/7/2017Le French May Arts Festival (Various locations)A series of cultural programmes to ride on the Silver Jubilee of Le French May, comprising hip hop dance, jazz music, street arts, antique exhibition, film appreciation and food festivalCross-districtsAssociation Culturelle France-Hong Kong Limited (Tel:3678 0150 / Email:info@frenchmay.com)
26/4/2017 – 7/5/2017Celebrations of the Lord Buddha's 2561st Birthday and the 20th Anniversary of Hong Kong's Return to Motherland (Hong Kong Coliseum and various locations)A large scale religious event comprising a Buddha-Bathing Ceremony, Dharma Talks, Taking Refuge in the Triple Gem Ceremony, the Sound of Buddha Charity Concert, Great Compassion Repentance Ceremony, district-based carnivals, etcCross-districtsThe Hong Kong Buddhist Association (Tel:2574 9371 / Email:enquiry@hkbuddhist.org)
26/4/2017 - 24/7/2017 Inventing le Louvre: From Palace to Museum over 800 Years (Hong Kong Heritage Museum)Through a selection of masterworks from the Louvre, the exhibition will tell a tale of the Louvre, from a royal palace to a museumSha TinLeisure and Cultural Services Department, Le French May and Musée du Louvre (Tel: 2180 8188 / Email: hkhm@lcsd.gov.hk)
27/4/2017The Mirror's 6th Cross-Strait Four-Regions Outstanding CSR Award (Ballroom, JW Marriott Hotel, Queensway)A selection award to accord recognition to enterprises which had fulfilled social responsibilities, with a view to encouraging young entrepreneurs to take up new opportunities and social responsibilities at the same time, as well as building a caring and inclusive societyCentral and WesternThe Mirror Post Cultural Enterprises Co. Ltd (Tel: 2576 9288 / Email: csr@mirrorpost.com.hk)
28/4/2017 – 4/5/2017Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR cum Tuen Mun Bonsai and Orchid Exhibition 2017 (Ching Chung Koon, Tuen Mun)To promote horticulture through orchid and bonsai exhibition, photography contest and gardening competitionTuen MunChing Chung Taoist Association of Hong Kong Limited (Tel:2462 1507 / Email:ccta@daoist.org)
28/4/2017 – 29/4/20172nd Annual Congress of Association of Sports Institute in Asia (Hong Kong Sports Institute)A congress to explore the direction of sports development in Hong Kong and Asia on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR. It comprises discussion on the topics of best practices of high performance training centres, sports science practices, capability building, future of sports in Asia and athlete life, encouraging the public to explore sports and healthy life from diversified anglesSha TinHong Kong Sports Institute (Tel: 2681 6130)
28/4/2017 – 8/10/2017“Pirates of the South China Sea: Chasing Cheung Po Tsai and the Port Cities” Exhibition (Hong Kong Maritime Museum)An event comprises academic symposium and exhibition featuring three pieces of 200-year-old oil paintings depicting the fierce battle between Cheung Po Tsai and Qing troops at Chek Lap Kok and the north of Lantau Island, a digital animation of the Pacifying the South China Sea and some ship models to enable the public to understand the maritime history of Hong Kong Central and Western Hong Kong Maritime Museum (Tel: 3713 2500 / Email: info@hkmaritimemuseum.org)
29/4/2017Basic Law Quiz Competition Final cum Prize Presentation Ceremony (Y Studio, 2F, Youth Square)To promote Basic Law through organising quiz competitionEastern Home Affairs Bureau, Committee on the Promotion of Civic Education and Working Group on Local Community under Basic Law Promotion Steering Committee (Tel: 2880 2492 / Email: enquiry@cpce.gov.hk)
29/4/2017Symposium in Commemoration of the 27th Anniversary of the Promulgation of the Basic Law of HKSAR (B P International (Gordon Wu Hall))To deepen the public’s understanding of the Basic Law through a thematic forumYau Tsim MongJoint Committee for the Promotion of The Basic Law of Hong Kong (Tel:2519 3663 / Email: info@jcpbasiclaw.org.hk)
29/4/2017 - 4/5/2017Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR cum Elderly Vegetarian Feast (Ching Chung Koon, Tuen Mun)An vegetarian feast for the elderly in Tuen Mun to promote the traditional virtue of respecting the elderlyTuen MunChing Chung Taoist Association of Hong Kong Limited (Tel: 2462 1507 / Email:ccta@daoist.org)
29/4/2017 - 11/6/2017Hang Seng All School Championships 2017 (Cornwall Street Table Tennis Centre, Kowloon Tong)An annual inter-school table tennis competition for students of local tertiary institutions, secondary and primary schools to enhance their skills through competing with each otherKowloon CityHong Kong Table Tennis Association (Tel:2575 5330 / Email: hktta@netvigator.com)
29/4/2017The Hong Kong Youth Translation Competition (Kowloon Technical School)A competition to enhance public awareness of the importance of translation as well as the youth’s proficiency in Chinese and English languages Sham Shui Po The Hong Kong Youth Cultural and Arts Competitions Committee, and Junior Chamber International Peninsula (Tel: 2835 2190 / Email: enquiry@hkycac.org)
29/4/2017The Belt and Road Initiative - 2017 Inter-school Competition on Integrated Abilities of Senior Secondary Students in Hong Kong in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (19/F Lau Ming Wai Academic Building, City University of Hong Kong )To introduce the “Belt and Road Initiative” and its opportunities to young people through inter-school competition and lecturesKowloon CityNew Territories Association of Societies (Tel:2652 9123 / Email:info@fnty.org.hk)
29/4/2017, 13/5/2017, 15/7/2017 and 16/7/2017Dream Builder 2017 (Lecture Theatre TU201 or N101, N102, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University)The scheme aims at encouraging secondary students to build their ideal city through interesting 3D printing technology, with a view to making a better Hong KongYau Tsim MongJunior Chamber International Tai Ping Shan (Hong Kong) Limited (Tel: 6474 9969 / Email: info@jcitps.org.hk)
30/4/2017 – 6/5/201717th Asian School Tenpin Bowling Championships cum Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (South China Athletic Association Bowling Centre)A competition to promote and encourage wider participation of the youth in Asia(including Hong Kong) in Tenpin BowlingWan ChaiHong Kong Tenpin Bowling Congress Limited (Tel:2891 9786 / Email:hktbc@netvigator.com)
30/4/2017An Evening of Enchanting Melody for Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall)A concert comprising Chinese and Western orchestra, singing and dancing performances with a view to promoting cultural exchange and fostering cohesion in the communityCentral and WesternCentral and Western District Association for Culture and Arts (Tel:2858 9115 / Email: info@cwdaca.org)
30/4/201736th Chinese Martial Arts Self-Attainment Award Display (Kowloon Park Sports Centre)A martial arts event to promote traditional Chinese dragon and lion dances and celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARYau Tsim MongHong Kong Chinese Martial Arts Dragon and Lion Dance Association Limited (Tel:2394 4803 / 2504 8164 / Email:hkcmaa@hkolympic.org)
30/4/2017, 1/5/2017 and 3/5/2017Vegetarian “Poon Choi” Banquet for Ten-Thousand in Celebration of the Buddha’s Birthday and the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Tai Tong Organic EcoPark, Yuen Long)A vegetarian banquet in celebration of the Buddha’s Birthday with blessing ceremony for the elderly aiming to build a caring and inclusive communityYuen LongYuen Long District Coordinating Committee for Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Tel:2479 2886)
5/2017 – 6/2017 Sha Tin District Beautification Scheme - Distribution of Personal Hygiene Pack (Sha Tin District)To distribute personal hygiene packs to schools and the local community c to garner community support for personal hygiene and neighbourhood cleanlinessSha TinSha Tin District Office (Tel: 2158 5368 / Email: dost@had.gov.hk)
5/2017 - 10/2017Sports Campaign for Junior Police Call members (Venue to be confirmed) Various types of sports activities for members of Junior Police Call to promote sports in the communityTo be confirmedPolice Public Relations Branch, Hong Kong Police Force (Tel: 2860 6157 / Email: jpc-office-1-pprb@police.gov.hk)
1/5/2017Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR – 2017 Hong Kong Water Safety Day (Repulse Bay Beach)A series of aquatic activities including sea parade, open water rescue show, Hong Kong Lifeguard Grand Parade, 3000m water safety swim, beach games and water safety carnival to enhance public awareness of water safetySouthernThe Hong Kong Life Saving Society and Hong Kong Swimming Teachers' Association (Tel:2511 8363 / Email:info@hklss.org.hk)
5/2017 – 8/2017CLP "Power Your Love"" Programme (Various locations)"CLP will donate the amount of electricity saved by its residential customers to households in need with a view to promoting energy saving and helping the less-privilegedCross-districtsCLP Power Hong Kong Limited (Tel:2678 2626 / Email:csd@clp.com.hk)
1/5/2017Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR - 20th Hong Kong Beach Games Championships cum Life Guard Grand Parade (Repulse Bay Beach)By way of grand parade and beach games, the event enhances participants’ skills and friendship through competition and promotes lifesaving movementSouthernThe Hong Kong Life Saving Society (Tel:2511 8363 / Email:info@hklss.org.hk)
5/2017 – 6/2017Colouring Competition (Junior Stream –Kindergartens and Primary Schools) in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of HKSAR (Kindergartens and Primary Schools in Yuen Long District)A colouring competition with the theme of “celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR” to encourage primary school and kindergarten students and their parents to draw and enjoy time together, as well as to foster family relationshipYuen LongYuen Long District Coordinating Committee for Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Tel: 2477 5477)
1/5/2017 – 18/11/2017中華文化快鏡(2017)- 一帶一路文明的溝通 (English name not available) (18/11/2017(Presentation Ceremony): 2/F, Hong Kong Olympic House)A video competition to enhance the understanding of Chinese culture among students as well as to promote Chinese culture to countries along the Belt and Road through camera lens of students, with a view to promoting cultural exchange and celebrating the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARCross-districtsCentum Charitas Foundation Limited (Tel: 2319 9650 / Email: secretary@charity-online.org)
1/5/2017Community Health Clinic Service Day of 20th anniversary of establishment of HKSAR (Kwun Tong Community Centre)An event to draw the elderly’s attention to the importance of health, understanding the ways to prevent illness and reducing the risk of illness, with a view to promoting a healthy lifeKwun Tong districtEast Union Foundation Limited (Tel: 2345 7410 / Email: info@kowlooneast.com.hk)
5/2017 – 7/2017Hong Kong Volunteers Service Day (18 Districts in Hong Kong)A three-month event consisting of Hong Kong Volunteers Service Day, Kick-off Ceremony, music concert, etc., with the aim to promotea caring community, on this occasion of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARCross-district sHong Kong Volunteers Federation and Hong Kong Volunteers Foundation (Tel: 2658 9600 / Email: info@hkvf.hk)
5/2017 – 9/2017Home Market Shopping Fun Fun Fun (9 HOME MARKET's stores)Distribution of temporary Home Market member cards with shopping discounts to Hong Kong people through various channels such as local community sectors, corporate partners and nine Home Market’s shops, with the aim to support the underprivileged and encourage a caring community to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARCross-districtLoving Home Foundation Limited (Home Market) (Tel: 3987 7800 / Email: ho@homemarket.hk)
1/5/2017 – 1/7/201720 x 20 JAM Party (Various locations)To vote online for 20 all-time classics of the most favourite songs in Hong Kong to be performed by different live bands or musicians at various locations in Hong Kong, with the aim of creating a festive mood among local communities and celebrating the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR Cross-districtsCheung Kong Property Holdings Limited (Tel: 3698 7370 / Email: ckhk2017@metroradio.com.hk)
5/2017 – 12/2017Basic Law Roving Exhibitions (13/5/2017 – 14/5/2017: Winsor; 24/6/2017 – 25/6/2017: Metro City Plaza II (The other four venues: to be confirmed))In addition to an exhibition introducing the content and implementation of the Basic Law, there are interative computer games and stall games at the venue, helping the public understand more about the Basic LawCross districts Constitutional and Mainland Affairs Bureau (Tel: 2810 2161 / Email: cmabenq@cmab.gov.hk)
2/5/2017 – 30/5/2017Stratagems in Architecture Hong Kong in Venice – “The 15th Venice Biennale International Architecture Exhibition” Hong Kong Response Exhibition (Oi!)An exhibition to show how local architects and artists integrate ancient Chinese war wisdom into modern architecture and art, with a view to reviewing the urban development of Hong Kong Eastern The Hong Kong Institute of Architects Biennale Foundation, Hong Kong Arts Development Council and Oi! (Tel: 2511 6323 / Email: vb2016@hkia.net)
3/5/2017Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR cum The Hong Kong Open Junior WuShu Championship 2017 (Southorn Stadium)An inter-school competition to demonstrate students’ talent in Wushu, boost their self-confidence and promote the development of Wushu in Hong KongWan ChaiHong Kong Guoshu Association Limited (Tel:6114 6233 / Email:enquiry@hkga.com.hk)
3/5/2017同心同歡慶回歸(嘉年華) (English name not available) (Aldrich Bay Playground)A carnival with singing and dancing performances, lion dance and healthy gourmet to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR and foster a harmonious and inclusive communityEastern DistrictShaukiwan & Chaiwan Residents Fraternal Association (Tel: 2560 2730)
3/5/2017Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR-Hong Kong Martial Art in Life Charity Gold Cup 2017 (Buddhist Chi King Primary School)To arouse the interest of the youth and students in Taekwondo, encourage them to actively participate in sports activities and celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARKowloon City districtHong Kong Youth Family Association Limited (Tel: 8106 1007 / Email: senny.wong@gmail.com)
3/5/2017The Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Return of Hong Kong to the Motherland and the Celebration of the birthday of Tam Kung 2017 (Shau Kei Wan Main Street East to Tam Kung Temple)To celebrate the birthday of Tam Kung and the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR, a float parade, dragon and lion dances and a ritual worship ceremony will be held for the enjoyment of the public and touristsEasternTask Group on Festival Celebrations under Eastern District Council, Hong Kong Eastern District Community Association Limited, North Point Kai Fong Welfare Advancement Association, Chai Wan Area Kai-Fong Welfare Association Limited, Shaukiwan Kai Fong Welfare Advancement Association Limited, Association of Natives of Hui Dong Resident in Hong Kong Limited, Eastern District Industries and Commerce Association Limited (Tel: 2561 8209 / Email: edcadm@edc.had.gov.hk)
4/5/2017May Fourth Flag Raising Ceremony 2017 (Golden Bauhinia Square)To commemorate May Fourth Youth Festival, remind students and the youth the history of the May Fourth Movement, and by virtue of flag raising ceremony, help the youth uniformed groups to build confidence and team spiritsWan ChaiThe Committee of Youth Activities in Hong Kong (Tel: 2598 9385 / Email: mail@hkuya.org.hk)
4/5/2017Presentation Ceremony for Hong Kong Awards for Environmental Excellence and Hong Kong Green Organisation Certification (Convention Hall, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre)To praise the winning organisations for recognition of their outstanding performance in green management, also aiming to encourage more local organisations to meet environmental challenges for building a greener Hong KongWan ChaiEnvironmental Campaign Committee, Environmental Protection Department, Advisory Council on the Environment, Business Environment Council, The Chinese General Chamber of Commerce, The Chinese Manufacturers’ Association of Hong Kong, Federation of Hong Kong Industries, The Hong Kong Chinese Importers’ and Exporters’ Association, The Hong Kong Council of Social Service, Hong Kong General Chamber of Commerce and Hong Kong Productivity Council (Tel: 2835 1196 / Email: jackyskchiu@epd.gov.hk)
5/5/2017The 3rd Territory-wide Inter-school Basic Law Competition cum Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of Establishment of HKSAR (Open University of Hong Kong)The 3rd Territory-wide Inter-school Basic Law Competition cum Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of Establishment of HKSAR encourages primary and secondary school students to deepen their understanding of the Basic Law, as well as the history and achievements of the HKSARKowloon CityEducation Bureau (Tel: 2153 7482 / Email: cdomcne21@edb.gov.hk)
5/5/2017 – 7/5/2017Opera: Rossini's The Barber of Seville (Grand Theatre, Hong Kong Cultural Centre)To promote arts and culture to the public through an opera in two acts written by Cesare Sterbini, based on Pierre Beaumarchais’ French Comedy Le Barbier de Seville and performed in Italian with Chinese and English subtitlesYau Tsim MongOpera Hong Kong Ltd. (Tel:2234 0303 / Email:enquiry@operahongkong.org)
6/5/2017 - 7/5/2017China National Traditional Orchestra (6/5/2017:Sha Tin Town Hall; 7/5/2017: Cultural Centre)The national-class Orchestra will bring two performances showcasing the essence of Chinese music, led by conductors, Chen Xie Yang and Liu ShaCross-districtsLeisure and Cultural Services Department (Tel: 2268 7323 / Email: cp2@lcsd.gov.hk)
6/5/2017 – 14/5/2017Serve-a-thon Hong Kong (Various locations)To organise volunteer activities to help those in need with a view to encouraging community participation in volunteer services and building a caring societyCross-districtsHandsOn Hong Kong (Tel:2613 9353 / Email:serveathonhk@handsonhongkong.org)
6/5/2017 – 7/5/2017Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR - HK20 Softball Tournament (Hong Kong Softball Association, Tin Kwong Road, Kowloon)A competition to encourage the competing teams to demonstrate team spirit, enhance their skills and promote softball to the publicKowloon CityHong Kong Softball Association (Tel:2711 1167 / Email:info@softball.org.hk)
6/5/2017 – 12/5/2017Charity Vegetarian Banquet (Fung Ying Seen Koon)A vegetarian banquet in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR with performances for the elderly and less-privileged aiming to build a caring and inclusive communityNorth DistrictFung Ying Seen Koon (Tel: 2676 8610 / Email: info@fysk.org)
6/5/2017Kwai Tsing District Arts and Cultural Fun Day in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Football Pitch, Tsing Yi Athletic Association)A carnival comprising game booths, craft workshops, art and cultural programmes etc. for the public to promote community harmonyKwai TsingTsing Yi Rural Committee (Tel:2494 4554 / Email:dokwt@had.gov.hk)
6/5/2017 – 30/7/2017元朗區青年節2017.慶回歸 (English name not available) (Various locations in Yuen Long)A series of activities including variety show, art fair, competitions, band performance etc. for young people to demonstrate their creativity and energy as well as to build a harmonious societyYuen LongYuen Long Youth Festival Coordinating Committee (Tel: 2476 7771)
6/5/2017The 20th anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR - Stamp and First Day Cover Design Competition (St. Stephen's Church College)In celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR, a design competition of stamp and first day cover with the theme of “home-school co-operation to foster harmony in the community” will be held to promote creativity among parents and students, strengthen parent-child relationships and enhance home-school cooperation, with a view to building a better future for Hong KongCentral and WesternFederation of Parent-Teacher Associations of the Central and Western District Limited (Tel: 8108 1816 / Email: fpta.cwhk@gmail.com)
7/5/2017ICAC Club 20th Anniversary Award Presentation Ceremony (TWGHs S.C. Gaw Memorial College)A ceremony to mark the 20th anniversary of ICAC Club – a volunteer group of Independent Commission Against CorruptionKwai TsingIndependent Commission Against Corruption (Tel: 2899 3823 / Email: icacclub@crd.icac.org.hk)
7/5/2017Po Leung Kuk Affiliated Kindergartens 2nd Joint-school Swimming Gala (Stanford Club, Chi Fu Landmark Basement)A swimming competition for kindergarten students aiming to encourage them to do exercise regularly and to enhance their physical fitnessSouthernPo Leung Kuk (Tel:2277 8888 / Email:plkinfo@poleungkuk.org.hk)
7/5/2017Harmony Community under the Lion Rock (Tsz Wan Shan Estate Central Playground and Lion Rock)A hiking activity in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR including an opening ceremony cum the Lion Rock hiking to promote unity and fraternal love as well as foster community harmony Wong Tai SinKowloon Federation of Associations (Tel:2397 1822 / Email:info@klnfas.org.hk)
7/5/2017Hundred Dragon Dance Golden Jubilee Celebrations for the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (Tin Shui Wai Sports Ground)To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the establishment of the Yuen Long District Association of The Hong Kong Girl Guides Association and the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR, a dragon costume design competition and a dragon dance show will be organised for participants to have a deeper understanding of the traditional Chinese cultureYuen LongThe Hong Kong Girl Guides Yuen Long District Association (Tel: 9284 2830 / Email: hddgjc2017@gmail.com)
8/5/2017China's Three Tenors Concert (Grand Theatre, Hong Kong Cultural Centre)A concert featuring western, oriental and local songs performed by famous Chinese tenors, Warren Mok, Dai Yuqiang and Wei Song, to promote arts development and celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARYau Tsim MongOpera Hong Kong Ltd. (Tel:2234 0303 / Email: enquiry@operahongkong.org)
8/5/2017 -31/5/2017, 23/6/2017History, Culture and General Studies Q&A (Preliminary contest: 8/5/2017 – 31/5/2017; Final contest: 23/6/2017, The Wave)Competitions are divided into primary and secondary school groups, and questions will cover mainly the history, culture and general studies of China and Hong Kong, aiming to enhance students’ knowledge about Chinese history and culture while celebrating the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARKwun TongFederation of Education Workers, Hong Kong (Tel: 2963 5120 / Email: hkfew@hkfew.org.hk)
9/5/2017 - 10/5/2017ICAC International Seminar on Financial Investigation (ICAC Building)A seminar for graft fighters and law enforcement officers to exchange strategies on financial investigation and asset recovery, and promoting the anti-corruption work in Hong KongEastern Independent Commission Against Corruption (Tel: 2826 4026 / Email: general_fs17@ops.icac.org.hk)
10/5/2017LME Asia Week 2017 (Theatre 1, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre)A largest annual commodity event in Hong Kong which draws over 800 delegates from the metals and financial communities to discuss the Asian commodities industry and to build up networkWan ChaiHong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited (Email: info@lmeasiaweek.com)
10/5/2017The Project of “saying Thank You, Love, Apologize and Goodbye” (Youth Square Y Theatre and Y Platform, Chai Wan)Activities including band, dancing and theatre performances, as well as exhibition and booth games, for the participation of people across generations to promote a positive outlook on life to the public and foster a harmonious societyEasternPo Leung Kuk (Tel:2277 8888 / Email:plkinfo@poleungkuk.org.hk)
10/5/2017Speedo All Hong Kong Schools Jing Ying Swimming Tournament 2016-2017 (Swimming Complex, Hong Kong Sports Institute)An inter-secondary school swimming competition to encourage participation in sports by students, enhance their skills, promote sports exchange of the school sector, and to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARSha TinThe Hong Kong Schools Sports Federation (Tel:2768 8212 / Email:hkssf@hkssf.org.hk)
10/5/2017 – 15/6/2017及10/2017(Tentative)Revamping Hong Kong Lion Design 2017 (Exhibition: 10/5/2017–15/6/2017, 18 Districts in Hong Kong; 10/2017(Award Ceremony): To be confirmed)A design competition for traditional lion head with the theme of 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR, core values of Hong Kong or the Belt and Road. Excellent works are selected for exhibition tour in Hong Kong and the Mainland Cross-districtsHa Kwok Cheung Dragon & Lion Dancing Development Foundation Ltd (Tel: 2770 1773 / Email: ha_kc@ymail.com)
11/5/2017 - 14/5/2017Panasonic School's Basketball Championships (Southorn Stadium, Wan Chai)To promote the development of basketball activities in Hong Kong by inviting leading basketball teams of local secondary schools to participate in a basketball tournament Wan ChaiHong Kong Basketball Association Limited (Tel:2504 8181 / Email:hkbba@basketball.org.hk)
11/5/2017 – 12/5/2017The IFoA Asia Conference 2017 (JW Marriot Hong Kong)A conference for actuaries and practitioners of the insurance and financial industries from Hong Kong and worldwide to explore the future development of Asia insurance and financial systems through plenary sessions, interactive workshops and networking activities, preparing for the new opportunities to come on this 20th anniversary of the HKSARCentral and WesternThe Actuarial Society of Hong Kong (Tel: 2147 9418 / Email: info@actuaries.org.hk)
12/5/2017慶祝香港回歸祖國20年經典戲曲晚會(English name not available) (Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall)An evening show featuring Cantonese opera and its excerpt performance to promote traditional Guangdong Cantonese opera to the public, with a view to promoting art and culture, as well as fostering community buildingCentral and Western華革粵劇團 (English name not available) (Tel: 2528 5220 / Email:cra@hkcra.com)
13/5/20172017 The Best Voice @ Yau Tsim Mong Students Singing Contest (Hall, Hong Kong & Kowloon Chiu Chow Public Association Secondary School)A singing competition for students in the district to demonstrate their music talent and strengthen the tie between teachers and students in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARYau Tsim MongYau Tsim Mong District School Liaison Committee (Tel:2367 3446)
13/5/2017 - 14/5/2017Shenzhen x Hong Kong Art and Culture Exchange Festival-HK Stop (Y Theatre, LG1/F, Youth Square)An exchange programme organised by Youth Square in collaboration with Shenzhen Municipality and different art and cultural organisations to provide a platform for art and cultural exchanges between young people of Hong Kong and Shenzhen on this occasion of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAREasternYouth Square (Tel: 3721 8888 / Email: marketing@youthsquare.hk)
13/5/2017 – 2/9/2017LINK Centre - Hong Kong in My Eyes (Various locations)Programmes include a photography competition targeted at ethnic minorities and other members of the local community, photography training sessions, roving exhibitions of photography works and an award presentation ceremony, with a view to promoting social inclusion through sharing the fun of photographyCross-districtsHong Kong Community Network Limited (Tel: 3955 1555 / Email: link@hkcn.org.hk)
13/5/2017 and 13/8/2017Care & Dare 2017 - FashionABLED (Opening Ceremony: 13/5/2017, The Annex, Central; 13/8/2017(Closing Ceremony): 9/F, D2 Place ONE)Organised under the theme of “The Making of ABLED Shopping Paradise”, the programme aims to encourage local fashion designers and disabled models to design fashionable clothes for people with disabilities. Local brands, manufacturers and architects are encouraged to think more about the needs of those people so as to foster a caring and inclusive society Cross-districtsJCI Hong Kong Jayceettes (Tel: 2543 8913 / Email: fashionabled2017@gmail.com)
13/5/20172017 Coloring Competition Awards Ceremony in Celebration of the Reunification Anniversary (Fanling Wo Hing Community Hall)To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR with residents by organising a colouring competition awards presentation ceremony in the form of a carnival to share the joy of the occasion and build a harmonious community NorthHong Kong Women Development Association Limited (Tel: 2670 7782 / Email: hkwda@hkwda.org.hk)
14/5/2017Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of HKSAR in Kwai Tsing - Dragon Boat Invitation Race (Waterfront promenade of Tsing Yi Northeast Park)Traditional dragon boat races to celebrate Tuen Ng Festival as well as the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR with residents in the district Kwai TsingTsing Yi Rural Committee (Tel:2494 4543 / Email:dokwt@had.gov.hk)
14/5/2017活力愛‧慶回歸 (English name not available) (Ivy Street Rest Garden)A carnival with booth games and variety shows to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARYau Tsim MongFriends of Tai Kok Tsui (Tel:6806 1559 / Email: tktfriends@gmail.com)
5/2017 - 9/2017 and 12/2017The Photography Competition in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (5/2017 - 9/2017: 18 districts of Hong Kong; 12/2017 (Presentation ceremony): Hong Kong Victoria Park)A photography competition with the themes of (i) celebration events of Hong Kong’s reunification with the Motherland and (ii) Hong Kong’s achievement in the past 20 yearsCross-districtsThe Chinese Manufacturers' Association of Hong Kong (Tel:2542 8623 / Email:info@cma.org.hk)
15/5/2017 – 29/5/2017Celebration of the Dragon Boat Festival Tea Gathering (Restaurants in Yau Tsim Mong District)A tea gathering with the elderly comprising variety shows, lucky draw and giving of rice dumplings to promote the traditional virtue of respecting the elderly and celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR with themYau Tsim MongKowloon Federation of Associations Yau Tsim Mong District Committee & Yau Tsim Mong Federation of Association (Tel:2782 3686 / Email:ytmfoa@yahoo.com.hk)
15/5/2017Sharing Session cum Exhibition of Intergeneration and Volunteer Programme (Yan Chai Hospital Lim Por Yen Secondary School)Secondary students will, through an exhibition and a sharing session, share their achievements in joining the volunteer programme, and demonstrate seated Tai Chi with the elderly, with a view to promoting inter-generational inclusion and a harmonious communityTsuen WanYan Chai Hospital Board (Tel: 2416 8821 / Email: board@yanchai.org.hk)
15/5/2017Celebration of Reunification Tea Gathering (local restaurant in Yau Tsim Mong District)A tea gathering with programmes including entertainment show and lucky draw for local residents to enjoy , for building a harmonious community Yau Tsim MongKowloon Federation Associations Yau Tsim Mong District Committee & Yau Tsim Mong Federation of Association (Tel: 2770 1616 / Email: ytmfoa@yahoo.com.hk)
16/5/2017Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR "Weeds On Fire"" Movie Sharing Session (Cultural Activities Hall, Sha Tin Town Hall)"A movie appreciation session to let community groups and the public to share their views on changes of Sha Tin for the past years and consolidate community cohesionSha TinJunior Chamber International Sha Tin (Hong Kong) Limited (Tel:6626 6713 / Email:info@jcishatin.org)
17/5/2017 - 18/5/20117The Past of Shawan by the Guangdong Song and Dance Ensemble (Grand Theatre, Hong Kong Cultural Centre)A Greater Pearl River Delta Cultural Co-operation Project, set in the ancient town of Shawan in Guangdong, the love story is told through beautiful choreography set to famous Guangdong music Yau Tsim Mong Leisure and Cultural Services Department (Tel: 2268 7323 / Email: cp2@lcsd.gov.hk)
18/5/2017 - 20/5/2017OMEP Asia Pacific Regional Conference 2017 (18/5/2017 - 19/5/2017:Academic Community Hall, Hong Kong Baptist University; 20/5/2017: Lecture Theatre, Education Bureau Kowloon Tong Education Services Centre)An international conference aims at facilitating professional exchanges among educators from overseas, Mainland and local kindergarten sector, and publicising the free quality kindergarten education policy in Hong KongKowloon CityEducation Bureau and OMEP-HK (Tel: 2186 8991 / Email: seokga@edb.gov.hk)
18/5/2017 – 20/5/2017Po Leung Kuk Joint Art Exhibition cum Celebration for the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Comix Home Base, Wan Chai)An art exhibition to showcase oil paintings and 3D designs by children with a view to demonstrating their creativity and imagination of the future of Hong KongWan ChaiPo Leung Kuk (Tel:2277 8888 / Email:plkinfo@poleungkuk.org.hk)
18/5/2017 – 24/11/2017 (To be confirmed)Ten Outstanding Young Persons Selection 2017On this occasion of celebrating the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR, the event is organised to give recognition to ten young persons aged from 18 to 40 selected by a panel of judges in appreciation of their outstanding performance in the respective professions and their contributions to the community, encourage them to shape a better future for Hong KongTo be confirmedJunior Chamber International Hong Kong (Tel:2543 8913 / Email: toyp@jcihk.org)
18/5/2017Energy Saving for All 2017 (Domain Mall, Yau Tong)The campaign comprises the launching ceremony of the “Energy Saving Charter 2017 and 4Ts Charter”, the launching ceremony of the “Energy Saving Championship Scheme 2017” and the prize presentation ceremony of the “Energy Saving Championship Scheme 2016”, with a view to encouraging community organisations to save energy and build a better Hong KongKwun TongEnvironment Bureau and Electrical and Mechanical Services Department (Tel: 3757 6147 / Email: leesf@emsd.gov.hk)
19/5/2017Building Harmonious Community Together 14th Anniversary of Establishment of YMTCRRA and Celebration for 20th Anniversary of HK's return to China Party (Federal Palace Restaurant, Yau Ma Tei)A local residents’ gathering to celebrate the 14th anniversary of the establishment of the association and the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR and foster community harmony; activities will include dancing and singing performances and lucky draw Yau Tsim MongYau Ma Tei Concern for Resident Rights Association (Tel:8209 3232 / Email:ymtcrra@gmail.com)
20/5/2017 - 26/5/2017 and 3/6/2017 – 8/6/2017Lifeline Express Exhibition (20/5/2017 – 26/5/2017: Telford Plaza; 3/6/2017 – 8/6/2017: Maritime Square)An exhibition introducing the development of Life Express in the past 20 years and its new mission, with kick-off ceremony and free diabetic retinopathy screening to diabetes patientsCross-districtsLifeline Express Hong Kong Foundation (Tel:2861 0862 / Email:office@lifelineexpress.corp.com.hk)
20/5/2017Hong Kong Water Race 2017 (Sha Tin Racecourse)A pioneer project to promote the Water Footprint concept to participants and arouse public awareness of water crisis through city orienteeringSha TinWofoo Social Enterprises Limited (Tel:3651 5215 / Email:waterracehk@wse.hk)
20/5/2017Po Leung Kuk celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR cum Social Services Exhibition (Piazza Area A, B and C, Hong Kong Cultural Centre)To review the service development of Po Leung Kuk in the past 20 years through activities comprising variety show, booth games and service exhibition with a view to promoting social harmonyYau Tsim MongPo Leung Kuk (Tel:2277 8888 / Email:plkinfo@poleungkuk.org.hk)
20/5/2017The Hong Kong Youth Lion Dance Competition (Hall of Tsim Sha Tsui District Kaifong Welfare Association)To raise the youth’s interest in lion dance and enhance their understanding of Chinese culture through the competitionYau Tsim MongThe Hong Kong Youth Cultural and Arts Competitions Committee and Kowloon Chamber of Commerce (Tel: 2835 2190 / Email: enquiry@hkycac.org)
20/5/2017Kwun Tong District Community Tree Planting Day cum Carnival for the Persons with and without Disability (Sau Ming Road Park, Kwun Tong)Through participation in planting activities and game stalls to encourage the social integration of people with and without disabilities in support of community greening and to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARKwun TongKwun Tong District Office and Leisure and Cultural Services Department (Tel: 2171 7467 / 2797 3928 / Email: dokt@had.gov.hk)
20/5/2017Ode to Water (Concert Hall, Hong Kong Cultural Centre)A multimedia production that blends Chinese music, videography, dance, live calligraphy, Chinese poetry, recitation and installation art, to mark the 40th orchestral season of the Hong Kong Chinese Orchestra and the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARYau Tsim Mong Hong Kong Chinese Orchestra (Tel: 3185 1600 / Email: inquiries@hkco.org)
20/5/2017Great Piano Concertos: Rémi Geniet Plays Rachmaninov No 2 (Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall)Music Director Yip Wing-sie leads the Hong Kong Sinfonietta in a special concert featuring pianist Rémi Geniet, sheng virtuoso Loo Sze-wang, concertmaster James Cuddeford and composer Chan Hing-yan, in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARCentral and WesternHong Kong Sinfonietta (A programme of Le French May Arts Festival) (Tel: 2836 3336 / Email: info@hksinfonietta.org)
20/5/2017 - 21/5/2017, 23/5/2017 - 26/5/2017, 30/5/2017 - 31/5/2017 and 3/6/2017 - 4/6/2017Forever Silence (Theatre, Hong Kong City Hall)A story, created and directed by Cheung Tat-ming with leading guest artist Louisa So, about a best-selling novelist famous for riveting bodice-rippers, who decides to join a nunnery. Everyone is keen to discover the real reasons behind her decisionCentral and WesternHong Kong Repertory Theatre (Tel: 3103 5900 / Email: enquiry@hkrep.com)
20/5/2017 – 21/5/2017慶祝香港回歸二十周年〈CCTV空中劇院港澳行〉 (English name not available) (Grand Theatre, Hong Kong Cultural Centre)A variety of Chinese operas will be performed by singers to promote traditional Chinese opera culture and to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARYau Tsim MongChina Cultural City Limited (Tel:2880 9622 / Email:chanmei97@hotmail.com)
20/5/2017健康在社區-身體檢查服務日 (English name not available) (Hall of Henry G. Leong Yaumatei Community Centre)Medical checks and a health talk for local residents to promote healthy lifestyle and harmonious community on the occasion of celebrating the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARYau Tsim MongFriends of Yaumatei and Tsimshatsui Society (Tel: 2332 6910 / Email: fdsofyt@yahoo.com.hk)
20/5/2017Rope Skipping Competition (Hung Hom Community Hall)The competition is open to students and public with the aim to promoting exercise and fostering a healthy lifestyle on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARKowloon CityDemocratic Alliance for the Betterment and Progress of Hong Kong (Tel: 3582 1123 / Email: info@dab.org.hk)
20/5/2017 – 8/2017「家在深水埗」全民齊參與 歡樂在社區 慶祝香港回歸祖國20周年系列活動 (English name not available) (Various locations)A series of activities including a kick- off ceremony, drawing and coloring competitions, etc., in celebration of Mother’s Day, Father’s Day as well as the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR, with the aim to enhance the festive atmosphere and to foster the community spiritCross-districtsSham Shui Po Residents Association (Tel: 2386 5721)
20/5/2017 – 6/2017 Cheung Kong Group’s Donation to The Community Chest Rainbow Fund (Not applicable)To encourage generous donations to Community Chest Rainbow Fund, the organiser will donate an additional 20% on top of its contributions on a matching basis during the said period, on this occasion of the 20th anniversary of the HKSAR so as to build a caring community Not applicableCheung Kong Property Holdings Limited (Tel: 2599 6111 / 2122 2150 / Email: contactckph@ckph.com.hk)
21/5/2017Cathay Pacific Community Flight 2017 (Hong Kong International Airport)Young people chosen from a writing competition with the theme on “Inspiring Strength through Togetherness” will be invited to fly into the sky over Hong Kong together with their families, with a view to inspiring young people to be positiveIslandsCathay Pacific Airways Limited (Tel: 2747 2868 / Email: ophelia_ng@cathaypacific.com)
21/5/2017“Summer Music Extravaganza @ Tuen Mun Beach Festival 2017” Carnival (Tuen Mun Cultural Square)To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR with members of the public by organising a carnival featuring a pre-show for the band competition finalists, singing performance by pop singers, stage performance by youth and “silver-haired” groups, game booths and other activitiesTuen MunTuen Mun District Council and Tuen Mun District Office (Tel: 2451 3440 / Email: tmdcadm@tmdc.had.gov.hk)
21/5/2017中西區慶回歸文藝晚會 (English name not available) (Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall)A concert comprising music, dancing, magic, acrobatics and singing performances to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR with the publicCentral & Western中西區各界慶祝香港回歸二十周年統籌委員會 (English name not available) (Tel:2541 8785)
21/5/20172017 Hong Kong Open Dragon Boat Race Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Praya Road Cheung Chau)In celebration of the Tuen Ng Festival and the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR, a dragon boat race will be held to promote traditional Chinese culture to residents as well as tourists and to foster a harmonious communityIslandsCheung Chau Dragon Boat Club (Tel: 9217 0991 / Email: ccdbc1970@yahoo.com.hk)
21/5/2017Dance for Dream Street Dance Competition 2017 (The Urban Council Centenary Garden)To promote street dance culture and share the fun of dancing with the public on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARYau Tsim MongDemocratic Alliance for the Betterment and Progress of Hong Kong (Tel: 3582 1122 / Email: ytfei@dab.org.hk)
21/5/2017International Dragon Boat Race cum Carnival in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Tsuen Wan Waterfront Promenade)Dragon boat teams from China, Macau and other countries will be invited to join the Dragon Boat Race cum Carnival to celebrate with the local community the Tuen Ng Festival and the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARTsuen WanThe Federation of Tsuen Wan District Sports & Recreation Association Ltd. (Tel: 2414 6894)
21/5/2017Mui Wo Dragon Boat Race Open 2017 cum Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Reunification of Hong Kong with China (Mui Wo Silver Mine Bay Beach)A traditional dragon boat race for the participation of local and international teams and for them to celebrate the Tuen Ng Festival with spectators, thus promoting a harmonious communityIslandsMui Wo Rural Committee (Tel: 2984 8473 / Email: muiworc@gmail.com)
21/5/2017A.S. Watson Group Hong Kong Student Sports Awards Presentation Ceremony (Queen Elizabeth Stadium)The Awards Presentation Ceremony gives recognition to students who have demonstrated their potential and made great achievements in sports. Those students are also encouraged to build the spirit of “Yes I Can!” to become a new generation with a proactive attitude and passion for sports. Awardees may have the opportunity to exchange skills with national athletes through exchange tour, enabling them to broaden their horizonsWan ChaiA.S. Watson Group (Tel: 3521 6225 / Email: ssa@aswatson.com)
22/5/2017KFKCSp Kick-off Ceremony of HSBC project - Intelligent Robots for SEN Children Learning (Lecture Theatre C-LP-11, The Education University of Hong Kong)An event to introduce the Project on Intelligent Robots for children with special education needs (SEN), with project introduction, learning exemplar demonstration and interactive zone, to enhance participants’ understanding of the projectTai PoTung Wah Group of Hospitals (Tel:2778 7910 / Email:kfkc@twghkfkcsp.edu.hk)
24/5/2017So Gorgeous is our Motherland (Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall)A concert featuring Chinese orchestral and vocal performances to promote Chinese cultureCentral and WesternHon Wah College Alumni Association (Tel:2838 5638 / Email:info@hwcaa.hk)
24/5/2017 - 18/9/2017“Splendours of Dunhuang: Jao Tsung-i’s Selected Academic and Art Works Inspired by Dunhuang Culture” Exhibition (Hong Kong Heritage Museum)An exhibition to introduce Professor JAO Tsung-i’s achievements in Dunhuang Studies and to exhibit a selection of Professor JAO’s calligraphy and paintings inspired by Dunhuang cultureSha TinLeisure and Cultural Services Department and Jao Tsung-i Petite Ecole, University of Hong Kong (Tel: 2180 8188 / Email: hkhm@lcsd.gov.hk)
24/5/2017 – 29/5/2017The Exhibition to Celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the Return of Hong Kong to the Motherland and the Exhibition of the Masterpieces of Chinese Painting and Calligraphy (Exhibition Gallery, Hong Kong Central Library)An art exhibition featuring modern paintings and calligraphy by Mainland and Hong Kong artists, including Zhang Daqian, Huang Yongyu, Jao Tsung I and Jin Yong, to enhance public’s interest in Chinese art and cultureWan ChaiHong Kong Culture Association Charitable Foundation Limited (Tel:2985 8338 / Email:info@hkca.org.hk)
24/5/2017World Voice Hong Kong Teachers' Forum – Creative approaches in addressing diverse learning needs in Hong Kong (Rm 307, 3/F, British Council, 3 Supreme Court Road, Admiralty)A forum for teachers, academics and policy makers to explore the benefits of using singing as a teaching method to cater for the diverse learning needs of Hong Kong students, with a view to enhancing their language proficiency and prepare them for the opportunities to comeCentral and WesternBritish Council (Tel: 2913 5100 / Email: worldvoicehk@britishcouncil.org.hk)
24/5/2017The Opening Ceremony of Tuen Ng Festival Caring Scheme (Hung Hom Community Hall)To foster a caring community through visiting elderly centers and distributing rice dumplings to local residents at the Tuen Ng FestivalKowloon City DistrictKowloon City District Association for Celebration of Re-unification of Hong Kong with China (Tel:2766 2579 / Email:kcdafc@gmail.com)
25/5/2017 – 23/7/2017PARIS, TOITS EMOIS: THE ROOFS OF PARIS (18th Floor, Lau Ming Wai Academic Building, City University of Hong Kong)An exhibition comprising paintings from the 18th to the 20th century, antique prints, postcards, photographs, moving images, 3D models, interactive installations, etc., to promote the public’s appreciation of arts and nurture local artistsKowloon CityCity University of Hong Kong (Tel:3442 9129 / Email:kevinlam@cityu.edu.hk)
25/5/2017HKSAR 20th Anniversary - Greatest Hits Concert to Celebrate Parents' Love (Tsim Sha Tsui District Kaifong Welfare Association)Music performance for the elderly in celebration of Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, and the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARYau Tsim MongThe TST District Kai Fong Welfare Association (Tel: 2367 6555 / 2367 6111)
25/5/2017 – 15/12/2017Create Your District Competition 2017 (Various locations)Programmes include launching ceremony, “Create Your District” Competition for local secondary school students, workshop and guided tour, award presentation ceremony and post-competition exhibition, etc., with the aim to encourage students to explore Sham Shui Po which is of high historical value with rich cultural traditions, and to review its town planning for further sustainable growthCross-districtThe Hong Kong Institute of Surveyors (Tel: 2526 3679 / Email: hkis.mapcomp@creativegp.com)
25/5/2017 – 10/6/2017Asia Week Hong Kong 5th Edition (Various locations)A series of events include lectures, seminars, forums as well as guided tours to exhibitions and galleries, etc., showcasing from antiquities to contemporary arts for art and culture promotion in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARCross-districtsAsia Week Hong Kong Ltd (Tel: 9187 3113 / Email: info@asiaweekhk.com)
26/5/2017 – 28/5/2017Asian Senior Judo Championships 2017 (Hong Kong Velodrome)An annual judo competition in Asia gathering judo enthusiasts or audiences from around the world to promote the sport Sai KungThe Judo Association of Hong Kong, China (Tel:2504 8360 / Email: hkjudo_mail@yahoo.com.hk)
26/5/2017Hong Kong Island Extravaganza for Celebrating the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Queen Elizabeth Stadium)To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR with residents of Hong Kong Island through musical and dancing performanceWan ChaiEastern District Office, Central and Western District Office, Southern District Office and Wan Chai District Office (Tel: 2886 6545 / Email: doe@had.gov.hk)
26/5/2017 - 27/5/2017Mahler and Mendelssohn (Concert Hall, Hong Kong Cultural Centre)Concluding for this season’s two-year traversal of Mahler’s symphonies, conductor Yu Long leads the Fourth Symphony. Sharing the programme is 13-year-old Serena Wang in Mendelssohn’s bravura First Piano Concerto, bring us fascinating evenings in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARYau Tsim Mong Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra (Tel: 2721 2030 / Email: enquiries@hkphil.org)
26/5/2017 - 28/5/2017Carmen and More (Grand Theatre, Hong Kong Cultural Centre)A collection of ballet gems include Carmen, choreographed by Yuh Egami and Ricky Song-wei Hu, and other works choreographed by Jiří Kylián and Jorma EloYau Tsim MongHong Kong Ballet (Tel: 2105 9724 / Email: marketing@hkballet.com)
26/5/2017Dragon Boat Festival Elderly Afternoon Tea Party (Federal Palace Restaurant, Yau Ma Tei)A tea gathering with the elderly comprising dancing and singing performances and lucky draw to promote the virtue of respecting the elderly, foster social harmony and celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARYau Tsim MongYau Ma Tei Concern for Resident Rights Association (Tel:8209 3232 / Email:ymtcrra@gmail.com)
26/5/2017Parents Festival and Dragon Boat Festival Celebration (Hall of Henry G. Leong Yaumati Community Centre)To celebrate the Mother’s Day, the Father’s Day and the Tuen Ng Festival with local residents through singing performances and games, sharing the festive joy and building a harmonious and caring community togetherYau Tsim MongYaumati Kai Fong Welfare Advancement Association Limited (Tel: 2388 9192 / Email: ymtkfwaa@yahoo.com.hk)
26/5/2017Jockey Club Kitchee Centre Cup (Hong Kong Stadium)A spectacular international football exhibition match involving our local Kitchee Football Team and a renowned English football team to be held at the Hong Kong Stadium, with a view to fostering a harmonious community and celebrating the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARWan ChaiKitchee (Sports Management) Limited (Tel: 2838 9326 / Email: enquiry@kitchee.com)
26/5/2017 – 28/5/2017Real Madrid Training Camp & HK Spirt (Happy Valley Racecourse and Harbour City)A series of events including gala dinner, launching ceremony and football fun day/exhibition, for promoting football and encouraging our younger generation to live out “The Spirit of Hong Kong” Cross districtsDreams Foundation Co. Ltd. (Tel: 2880 0798 / Email: leo@dreams-found.com)
27/5/2017, 30/9/2017 and 18/11/2017CLP Sharing the Festive Joy Celebration Lunch (27/5/2017 and 30/9/2017: Restaurant in Kai Tak Cruise Terminal, 18/11/2017: To be confirmed)The events aim to promote the message of energy efficiency and electrical safety at home and build a caring and harmonious society by inviting the elderly to celebrate festivals with CLP volunteersKowloon CityCLP Power Hong Kong Limited (Tel:2678 8462 / Email:csd@clp.com.hk)
27/5/2017The Hong Kong Youth Photography Competition (Tsing Yi Park)To raise the youth’s interest in photographyKwai TsingThe Hong Kong Youth Cultural and Arts Competitions Committee, and Hong Kong Commerce and Industry Associations Limited (Tel:2835 2190 / Email: enquiry@hkycac.org)
27/5/2017Summer Music Extravaganza @ Tuen Mun Beach Festival 2017 (Tuen Mun Golden Beach and New Cafeteria Beach)To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR by organising band competition, beach concert, beach activities, game booths, etc. for the enjoyment of residents from Tuen Mun and other districtsTuen MunTuen Mun District Council and Tuen Mun District Office (Tel: 2451 3440 / Email: tmdcadm@tmdc.had.gov.hk)
27/5/2017District Elderly Campaign Kick-off Ceremony cum Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Po Leung Kuk Lau Chan Siu Po District Elderly Community Centre)Volunteers will visit the elderly and distribute gift bags to them so as to share the joy, show our care and foster a harmonious societyKwun TongPo Leung Kuk (Tel:2277 8888 / Email:plkinfo@poleungkuk.org.hk)
27/5/2017Essay Competition cum Prize Presentation Ceremony for Most Improved Students Award in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Tin Shui Community Hall, Tin Shui Wai)To celebrate the International Children’s Day on 1 June and the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR, an essay competition for students will be organised to enhance their knowledge of Chinese history and help them develop a sense of belonging. Students with significant academic progress will also be recognised at the prize presentation ceremonyYuen LongTin Shui Wai Women Association Limited (Tel: 2447 7499 / Email: hktswwomen@yahoo.com.hk)
27/5/2017 – 28/5/2017Practical Seminar on Chinese Medicine Acupuncture in 2017 (The Chinese University of Hong Kong)On the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR, a conference is organised to discuss issues relating to Chinese medicine, practical and technical training on acupuncture, etc., looking for opportunities for the development of Chinese medicine in Hong KongSha Tin DistrictPok Oi Hospital (Tel: 2691 1201 / Email: enquiry@pokoi.org.hk)
27/5/2017 and 18/6/201720th Anniversary Celebration of the HKSAR Establishment Singing Contest (Preliminary: 27/5/2017, Tin Shui Wai Service Centre of Women Development Association; Final: 18/6/2017, Tin Yiu Estate Community Centre)A singing contest for residents to showcase their musical talents as well as to share the joy of celebrating the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARYuen LongYuen Long District Women's Association Limited (Tel: 2447 0186 / Email: yldwal_tsw2012@yahoo.com.hk)
27/5/2017Beijing Multimedia Internship Programme 2017 (16/F, SUP Tower, North Point)Through production of micro movies to illustrate the evolution of Hong Kong and the society since the re-unification, with a view to promoting a positive life and encouraging the public to contribute to a better future togetherEasternDemocratic Alliance for the Betterment and Progress of Hong Kong (Tel: 3582 1111 / Email: duncan@dab.org.hk)
28/5/2017Hong Kong Gymnastics for All Festival 2017 (Queen Elizabeth Stadium)A gymnastics performance providing opportunities for kindergarten, primary and secondary school students to demonstrate their physical potential and gymnastics teams from the Mainland are invited to give performance with a view to enhancing the public’s interest in gymnasticsWan ChaiThe Gymnastics Association of Hong Kong, China (Tel:2504 8233 / Email:mail@gahk.org.hk)
28/5/2017 – 18/6/2017Family Movie Day (Cinema or community hall in Yau Tsim Mong District)A movie appreciation session encouraging the public to spend more time together with their family, fostering family relationship, building a harmonious and caring communityYau Tsim MongKowloon Federation of Associations Yau Tsim Mong District Committee & Yau Tsim Mong Federation of Association (Tel:2782 3686 / Email:ytmfoa@yahoo.com.hk)
28/5/2017Variety Show and Distribution of Rice Dumplings in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Tin Shui Estate Piazza)To stage a variety show and arrange volunteers to distribute rice dumplings and show care to the elderly in celebration of the Tuen Ng Festival and the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR, so as to foster a caring and harmonious atmosphere in the communityYuen LongTin Shui Wai Women Association Limited (Tel: 2447 7499 / Email: hktswwomen@yahoo.com.hk)
28/5/20172017 Eastern Dragon Boat Race in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of Establishment of the HKSAR (Chai Wan Public Cargo Working Area)A dragon boat race to be held for Chai Wan residents to celebrate the Tuen Ng Festival as well as the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAREasternChai Wan Fishermen's Recreation Club (Tel: 2556 8873)
29/5/2017In celebrating 20th Anniversary the Return of Hong Kong to China - The Kwok Siu Ching Concert (Concert Hall, Hong Kong Cultural Centre)A concert featuring various film and television drama songs as well as artistic and original songs accompanied by a Chinese and Western mixed bands, with a view to adding new elements to Chinese traditional folk songs and promoting art and culture to the publicYau Tsim MongJasmine Art Association (Tel: 6227 6492)
29/5/2017慶祝回歸20周年聯歡午聚 (English name not available) (local restaurant in Tsim Sha Tsui)A lunch gathering with programmes including stage performances and a lucky draw for elderly participants to celebrate together the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR and foster a harmonious communityYau Tsim MongTsim Sha Tsui Friendship Association (Tel: 9109 1692)
29/5/2017頌親恩獻關懷茶聚 (English name not available) (local restaurant in Yau Tsim Mong)A tea time gathering for residents to celebrate Tuen Ng Festival, Mother’s Day, Father’s Day as well as the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR, sharing the festive joy and building a harmonious communityYau Tsim MongY.T.M. Concern for Livelihood Association (Tel: 2735 8788)
30/5/2017 - 31/5/2017Vocals, Lyrics Writing & National Songs Competition (Auditorium, Tsuen Wan Town Hall)To celebrate the 20th Anniversary of Hong Kong’s Reunification with the Motherland and introduce the “Belt and Road Initiative” through a song and lyrics writing competition Tsuen WanGrandmaster Orchestral Music Society (Tel:2117 1726 / Email:hkimf@hkmusic.hk)
30/5/20172017 Aberdeen Dragon Boat Race (Aberdeen Promenade)A traditional dragon boat race for the public and tourists to celebrate Tuen Ng Festival together, enhance their understanding of traditional culture and promote a harmonious communitySouthernSouthern District Dragon Boat Racing Committee (Tel:8107 3488)
30/5/2017Tai Po District Dragon Boat Race 2017 in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Promenade of Tai Po Waterfront Park)A traditional dragon boat race to celebrate Tuen Ng Festival with the aim to encourage the public’s participation in community activities and promote a harmonious communityTai PoTai Po District Dragon Boat Race Committee (Tel:2664 8661 / Email:tpsa@tpsa.org.hk)
30/5/2017Sha Tin Dragon Boat Race 2017 in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Sha Tin Shing Mun Riverside)Shatin Dragon Boat Races during Tuen Ng Festival attracts a vast number of participating teams and has become not only a major event in Sha Tin District, but also one of the largest dragon boat races in the territorySha TinSha Tin Sports Association Limited and Sha Tin District Office (Tel: 2691 5657 / Email: stsald@yahoo.com.hk)
30/5/2017喜迎香港特別行政區回歸20載端午龍舟競渡 (English name not available) (Harbourfront of Pak Tai Temple, Cheung Chau)Traditional dragon boat races to celebrate Tuen Ng Festival as well as the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR with residents in the districtIslandsCheung Chau Rural Committee (Tel:2981 0350 or 2981 0838 / Email:ccrc0350@hotmail.com)
30/5/20172017 Tuen Mun Dragon Boat Race (Area 44, Castle Peak Bay Typhoon Shelter, Tuen Mun)To organise dragon boat races in Tuen Mun district in celebration of the Tuen Ng Festival and the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR, so as to enhance the festive atmosphere for the enjoyment of the publicTuen MunTuen Mun District Dragon Boat Committee (Tel: 2452 6520 / Email: tmdbcommittee@yahoo.com.hk)
30/5/2017Tap Mun Dragon Boat Competition 2017 (Tap Mun)To celebrate the Tuen Ng Festival and the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR with the community, the “Celebration for 20th Anniversary of HKSAR Cup” is specially provided for the Dragon Boat CompetitionTai PoTap Mun Youth Club (Tel: 2653 2028)
30/5/2017愛香港 愛家庭星級親子入廚樂 (English name not available) (Atrium, Olympian City 2)Programmes include cooking competition, performances, award presentation to enhance family harmony Yau Tsim MongYau Tsim District Yin Ngai Society and Mong Kok Yin Ngai Societies (Tel: 2730 2871)
30/5/20172017 Sai Kung District Dragon Boat Racing Gala in Celebrating the 20th Anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR (Sai Kung Town Waterfront and Sai Kung Waterfront Park)A large scale dragon boat race cum carnival for residents and tourists to celebrate Tuen Ng Festival and the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARSai KungSai Kung District Community Centre Limited (Tel: 8200 0117)
31/5/2017Hong Kong Dream (Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall)The orchestra will perform "Hong Kong Dream"" and ""Legend of Phoenix"" composed by Maestro MAK Ka-lok, an internationally well-known conductor and composer, with famous soloists as guest performers"Central and WesternGlobal Symphony Orchestra Society Limited (Tel:9648 7701 / Email:globalso2013@gmail.com)
31/5/2017 – 7/6/2017Art Exhibition for Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Return of Hong Kong to the Motherland (Hall 3B, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre)A showcase of masterpieces of artists from Hong Kong, Macau and the Mainland, with artworks ranging from Chinese paintings, calligraphy to oil paintings and sculptures, promoting cultural exchanges of the three placesWan ChaiHong Kong Federation Overseas Chinese Associations (Tel:2545 0080 / Email:jlilink@hkfoca.org)
1/6/2017 – 31/3/2018Mission Healthy Greens - Diana: Star Life Star Bright (Wong Tai Sin District, Sham Shui Po District and Kwun Tong District)Free replacement of indoor lighting with LED tubes and light bulbs, and installation of showers with “Water Efficiency Label” targeting at needy residents of public housing estates in Wong Tai Sin, Sham Shui Po and Kwun Tong, also encouraging energy efficiency and low carbon lifestyle on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARCross-districtsMission Healthy Greens Limited (Tel: 3520 3692 / Email: caringco.service@mhg.org.hk)
6/2017 - 11/2017 (Tentative) "Hong Kong∞Impression"" Exhibition (City Gallery and Edinburgh Place)"Interactive exhibits and a series of activities to showcase the achievements in city planning and infrastructure development in Hong Kong over the past 20 years and the outlook for future developmentCentral and WesternPlanning Department (Tel: 3102 1242 / Email: enquiry@citygallery.gov.hk)
6/2017 - 6/2020 (Tentative)City Dress Up: Seats ‧ Together (20 locations in 18 districts)A major public art project featuring a range of aesthetically and functionally appealing seats created by local young creative talents for enjoyment by the public in selected Leisure and Cultural Services Department parks in 18 districtsCross-districtsLeisure and Cultural Services Department (Tel: 2512 3000 / Email: apo@lcsd.gov.hk)
6/2017Establishment of Sister-Schools with schools in Guangdong Province (Hong Kong to Guangzhou)The event aims to arrange cultural exchange activities for primary schools in Hong Kong and Guangdong Province with a view to enhancing their mutual-understanding, communication as well as improving quality of educationNot applicableTung Wah Group of Hospitals (Tel:2589 7666 / Email:enquiry@tungwah.org.hk)
6/2017 - 7/2017「家在深水埗」全民齊參與 ˙ 歡樂在社區 慶祝香港回歸祖國20周年嘉年華 (English name not available) (Po On Road Playground and various locations in Sham Shui Po district)A carnival comprising dancing and singing performances to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARSham Shui PoSham Shui Po Residents Association, Enjoytogether Family, Fu Cheong Estate Residents’ Association and Shek Kip Mei Estate Resident Service Center (Tel:2708 2638 / Email:sspdc@klnfas.org.hk)
6/2017 - 8/2017The 69th Tung Sin Tan Free Chinese Medication Summer Programme in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Tung Sin Education Centre, 2nd Floor, Hang Lung House, Central)To provide free medical service to those in need in the society with a view to show love and care in the communityCentral & WesternTung Sin Tan (Tel:3105 3472 / Email:info@tst.hk)
6/2017 - 12/2017Talk Series on Chinese Culture 2017 (Hong Kong Central Library)A series of talks and workshops presented by scholars of Chinese Culture to promote Chinese cultureWan ChaiLeisure and Cultural Services Department and Hok Hoi Library (Tel: 2921 0285 / Email: hkcldh@lcsd.gov.hk)
1/6/2017 – 31/7/2017Celebration of 20th Anniversary of HKSAR & 120th Anniversary of Ebenezer Photo Contest (Various locations)A photography competition with the themes of “Ebenezer”, “Hong Kong” or “Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR” to foster cooperation between visually-impaired and sighted people and promote inclusiveness and harmonyCross-districtsEbenezer School and Home for the Visually Impaired (Tel:3159 5400 / Email:esgo@ebenezer.org.hk)
1/6/2017 – 31/12/2017International Kamcha Competition 2017 (Hong Kong Style Milk Tea) - Returning Special (7/2017(Preliminary – Hong Kong Region): Plaza Hollywood, 8/2017(Final – Hong Kong Region): Hall 5, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre)A competition to be held in Hong Kong and different cities with a view to promoting Hong Kong style milk tea and “Cha Chan Tang” culture and enhancing the development of the coffee and tea industry in Hong KongCross-districtsAssociation of Coffee and Tea of Hong Kong Limited (Tel:3181 4488 / Email:info@coffee-tea.hk)
6/2017 – 9/2017 Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR –Short Term Internship Programme 2017 (14/7/2017: Kick-off ceremony: Toi Shan Association College; 2/9/2017: Prize Presentation Ceremony cum Re-union Day: Lady MacLehose Holiday Village)A series of activities, including job shadowing, to enrich youth’s exposure and experience in life planningSha TinSha Tin Youth Service Corps (Tel: 2158 5367 / Email: dost@had.gov.hk)
6/2017 – 12/2017 Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR – Community Care in Action – Home visits to elderly (Sha Tin District)Young people in the community to take part in community care action by paying home visits to elderlySha TinSha Tin Youth Service Corps and Sha Tin District Office (Tel: 2158 5367 / Email: dost@had.gov.hk)
6/2017 – 8/2017Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR - Baseball Six Competition (6/2017 – 8/2017 (Preliminary contest): Various locations; 8/2017 (Final contest): Sai Tso Wan Recreation Ground, Kwun Tong)A competition for people from different age groups to participate in sports activities and to promote baseball six to the public, with a view to building a healthy and harmonious communityCross-districtsHong Kong Baseball Association (Tel: 2504 8330 / Email: hkbsa@hkolympic.org)
6/2017 – 8/2017Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR - Summer League (Adult) (Mega Box)A competition for participating teams to demonstrate team spirit and promote ice hockey to the public, with a view to building a harmonious communityKwun TongHong Kong Ice Hockey Association (Tel: 2310 1050 / Email: hkiha@hkolympic.org)
6/2017 – 10/2017The 35th Hong Kong Handball Open Competition (Handball Court, Choi Hung Road Playground)A handball competition for participating teams to demonstrate team spirit and enhance their skills, as well as to promote handball to the public and build a healthy and harmonious society on this occasion of the 20th anniversary of HKSARWong Tai SinHandball Association of Hong Kong, China (Tel: 2504 8119 / Email: info@handball.org.hk)
1/6/2017Guangzhou University College of Music and Dance Young Singers in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Hong Kong City Hall Concert Hall)A Chinese vocal music concert performed by lecturers of Guangzhou University College of Music and Dance including folk songs, ancient Chinese songs and Chinese art songs, bringing music to community and celebrating the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARCentral & WesternJASMINE ART ASSOCIATION (Tel: 6227 6492)
6/2017 – 7/2017Pilot Scheme of Paper Cutting for Kindergartens in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the HKSAR (10 kindergartens in Hong Kong)To promote the culture of paper cutting and Chinese traditional culture for kindergarten students and their teachers and parents Cross-districtsEndeavour Education Centre Limited (Tel: 2997 2390)
6/2017Hong Kong Green Day 2017 (18 districts in Hong Kong)A series of events to promote environmental friendly concept to corporates and the general public, aiming to build a greener Hong Kong, and to acknowledge World Environment Day on this occasion of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR Cross-districtsGreen Council (Tel: 3159 2960 / Email: hkgreenday@greencouncil.org)
6/2017 – 8/2017IILINK, Share Love, Intelligent care services (18 Districts in Hong Kong)Online support services for the elderly people and the grassroots for enhancing their quality of life through the use information technology in daily lives Cross-districtsVQ Foundation Limited (Tel: 2270 3309 / Email: enquiry@vqfund.org)
1/6/2017 – 4/6/2017The 8th Yan Chai Charity RC Model Car Grand Prix (Stars Atrium, Plaza Hollywood)Programmes include RC model car racing, exhibition and on-site trial, with the aim to promote model car racing sport and a caring community through fund raising for Yan Chai Hospital’s services to people in needWong Tai SinYan Chai Hospital Board (Tel: 2452 9531 / Email: board@yanchai.org.hk)
1/6/2017 – 31/12/2017HKSAR 20th Anniversary e-Bill and Autopay Win-Win-Win (Various locations)To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR and the 128th anniversary of HK Electric, incentive award or charity donation to local green groups will be provided to encourage the public to switch from paper bills to e-bills and autopay, with the aim to promote environmental-friendly and low carbon lifestyle, as well as to foster a caring communityCross-districtsThe Hongkong Electric Co., Ltd. (Tel: 8102 0123 / Email: cs@hkelectric.com)
6/2017 – 12/2017Banks and the Community. We care, we share (Various locations)Volunteers from the banking industry in partnership with disabled employees of social enterprises to provide food aid services to the underprivileged , with a view to promoting social inclusiveness and fostering a caring communityCross-districtsThe Hong Kong Association of Banks (Tel: 2521 1160 / Email: info@hkab.org.hk)
6/2017 – 12/2017Basic Law Parent-child Workshops (3/6/2017 – 4/6/2017: Mikiki (The other five venues: to be confirmed))In addition to an exhibition introducing the content and implementation of the Basic Law, there are various parent-child workshops, interactive story-telling sessions and a mega board game at the venue, helping the public to understand more about the Basic LawCross districtsConstitutional and Mainland Affairs Bureau (Tel: 2810 2161 / Email: cmabenq@cmab.gov.hk)
6/2017 – 12/2017Basic Law Mobile Game Booth (Various sports centres of the Leisure and Cultural Services Department)To promote the Basic Law through interactive computer games, helping the public to understand more about the Basic LawCross districtsConstitutional and Mainland Affairs Bureau (Tel: 2810 3908 / Email: basiclaw@cmab.gov.hk)
6/2017 – 3/201820th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR Activity - Dream Helmsmen 2017 (Various locations)Through various programmes such as leadership training camps, caring community services, creativity workshops, “Teens@Civics”, celebrities symposium and sharing session, etc., participating teenagers are expected to build up leadership skills and community spirit Cross-districtsEast Kowloon Youth Society Limited (Tel: 3563 7790 / Email: info@ekys.org.hk)
6/2017 – 7/2017In Celebration of the Anniversary of HKSAR Yan Chai Fortune Bag in Care of Elderly (18 Districts in Hong Kong)To distribute fortune bags to hidden elderly and those living alone, through mobilising volunteers, with the aim to foster a caring community and celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARCross-districtsYan Chai Hospital Board (Tel: 2452 9571)
6/2017 – 6/2018BOCHK Corporate Environmental Leadership Awards (Various locations)A series of activities including 2016 Prize Presentation, 2017 Launching Ceremony, factory visits, sharing luncheon and seminar. etc., to recognise the achievement of the participating enterprises in helping to reduce pollution in Hong Kong and the Pan Pearl River Delta region, encouraging them to continue their efforts and social responsibilities in contributing an environmental-friendly city for the benefits of the future generations Cross-districtsFederation of Hong Kong Industries (Tel: 2732 3188 / Email: bocawards@fhki.org.hk)
6/2017 – 12/2017CFSS‧INNOVATION‧STREAM in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (The Chinese Foundation Secondary School)Activities including 3D Printing and Robotics Fair, 360° Virtual Reality Experience and Science Carnival which are open to public, enhancing the understanding of both students and the community on innovation and technology on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAREasternThe Chinese Foundation Secondary School (Tel: 2904 7322 / Email: info@cfss.edu.hk)
6/2017 – 10/2017The 10th Wong Tai Sin District Outstanding Students' Selection (Wong Tai Sin District)On the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR, outstanding students of the district will be provided with training opportunities to develop their leadership skills with a view to preparing them as community leadersWong Tai SinEast Kowloon Youth Society Limited (Tel: 3563 7790 / Email: info@ekys.org.hk)
1/6/2017 - 30/9/2017「鄉」港有情─全港攝影比賽 (English name not available) (18 Districts in Hong Kong)A photo-taking competition to enhance the community’s understanding of the New Territories and traditional Chinese culture, with a view to building a cohesive and harmonious society, in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARCross-districts Heung Yee Kuk New Territories (Tel: 2336 1151 / Email: hykntphotocontest@gmail.com)
6/2017 – 8/2017The Wharf Hong Kong Secondary School Art Competition 2016-17 (Plaza Hollywood and various locations in Tsim Sha Tsui)Activities include art competition as well as art and cultural exchange tour, with a view to promoting the development of art and culture, nurturing local talents and broadening their vision, on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARCross-districtsThe Wharf (Holdings) Limited (Tel: 2118 8008 / Email: art@harbourcity.hk)
6/2017 – 11/20172017 Outstanding Import and Export Enterprise Awards (Convention Hall, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre)An event to recognise outstanding import and export enterprises, promote successful experience, and cohere the trade, with a view to grasping the opportunities arising from the reunification Wan ChaiThe Hong Kong Chinese Importers' & Exporters' Association (Tel: 2544 8474 / Email: info@hkciea.org.hk)
6/2017 – 11/2017Bank of Communications Hong Kong Secondary Students Scholarship Programme (Not Applicable)A scholarship programme aims to arouse students’ learning interest and stretch their potential, with the aim to enlighten them on maintaining the prosperity and stability of Hong Kong as well as the country, on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARNot ApplicableBank of Communications Co., Ltd. Hong Kong Branch (Tel: 2841 9502 / 2841 9515 / Email: gao@bankcomm.com.hk)
6/2017 – 12/2017Allshopping H.K. 3D Youth Mascot Design Competition & the Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (18 Districts in Hong Kong)A competition aims to discover more talented designers in Hong Kong and encourage teenagers’ creativity to flourishCross districts Hong Kong Commerces and Industry Associations Limit (Tel: 3678 8838 / Email: info@allshoppinghk.com)
6/2017 – 10/2017I Love Hong Kong Competition (18 Districts in Hong Kong)Activities include colouring competition and first day cover design competition under the themes of “I love Hong Kong” and “Celebrating the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR”, with a view to fostering social integration and bringing positive energy to the communityCross districts Youth Kwun Tong (Tel: 2344 1621 / Email: youthkwuntong@gmail.com)
1/6/2017 - 26/11/2017HSBC Community Partnership Programme 2017 (Across 18 districts in Hong Kong)A series of activities to encourage public engagement of the Programme and HSBC Community Festival which comprises a wide variety of interactive games and live performances for public participation, aiming to help the disadvantaged and foster a more caring and inclusive societyCross-districtsThe Hong Kong Council of Social Service (Tel: 2876 2438 / Email: cpp@hkcss.org.hk)
6/2017 – 7/2018Comixtream in the City - Wan Chai (Hong Kong Arts Centre, Revenue Tower , Southorn Playground and Lampposts ani-com décor around Comix Home Base)Wan Chai’s public spaces are transformed into comic clusters by established and emerging local artists, inspired by the past, present and future of Wan Chai and Hong KongWan ChaiHong Kong Arts Centre (Tel: 2582 0229 / Email: efung@hkac.org.hk)
2/6/2017 - 4/6/2017Samsung 60th Festival of Sport - Carnival cum Closing Ceremony (Kowloon Park)A carnival with sports demonstrations and performances, sports trials, game booths, etc. to encourage people of all ages to participate in various sports and physical activitiesYau Tsim MongSports Federation and Olympic Committee of Hong Kong, China (Tel: 2504 8560 / Email: secretariat@hkolympic.org)
2/6/2017 - 18/10/2017Eternal Life - Exploring Ancient Egypt (Hong Kong Science Museum)To display about 200 precious artefacts from ancient Egypt and the researches on mummies using the latest imaging technologyYau Tsim MongLeisure and Cultural Services Department and British Museum (Tel: 2732 3223 / Email: enquiries@hk.science.museum)
2/6/2017 - 4/6/2017Hong Kong Dragon Boat Carnival (Central Harbourfront Event Space)A mid-summer party with exciting dragon boat races, a fun-filled beer festival and spectacular live entertainment and performancesCentral and WesternHong Kong Tourism Board and Hong Kong China Dragon Boat Association (Tel: 2807 6326 / Email: info@hktb.com)
2/6/2017 – 3/6/2017慶祝香港回歸祖國20周年 工聯粵劇欣賞專場 (English name not available) (Auditorium, Sha Tin Town Hall)A Cantonese opera concert for the participation of the elderly and the local community with a view to enhancing their understanding of Chinese culture and fostering community cohesionSha TinThe HKFTU Hong Ling Society for the Well-being of the Elderly (Tel: 2329 8906 / Email: hlaa@hongling.org.hk)
2/6/2017Sharing of Business Elites 2017 (Theatre, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre)A seminar for senior management and business executives to exchange views on business strategies, corporate governance and human resources management, etc., on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR. Students are invited to sit in so as to be inspired and equipped for future opportunities Wan ChaiQuality Tourism Services Association (Tel: 2807 6280 / Email: info@qtsa.com)
3/6/2017 - 4/6/2017, 6/6/2017 and 8/6/2017The National Ballet of China (3/6/2017 -4/6/2017: Hong Kong Cultural Centre; 6/6/2017: Sha Tin Town Hall; 8/6/2017: Tuen Mun Town Hall)A spectacular programme showcasing an array of Chinese and Western ballet classics by the national-class ballet group. Programmes include the full-length Giselle and Ballet GalaCross-districtsLeisure and Cultural Services Department (Tel: 2268 7323 / Email: cp2@lcsd.gov.hk)
3/6/2017Senior Police Call 3rd Anniversary Award and Presentation Ceremony (Police Headquarters, Wan Chai)An annual event that concludes the activities and achievements of the Senior Police Call Scheme in the past year, and by way of prize presentation and performance to recognise the contribution by all Police Districts and Senior Police Call members, as well as celebrating the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARWan ChaiPolice Public Relations Branch, Hong Kong Police Force (Tel: 2860 6157 / Email: jpc-office-1-pprb@police.gov.hk)
3/6/2017 - 4/6/2017Carmina Burana (Concert Hall, Hong Kong Cultural Centre)A concert hall favourite celebrates life with stellar vocalists, Hong Kong Philharmonic Chorus and Hong Kong Children’s Choir, led by Karina Canellakis. The performance also marks the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARYau Tsim Mong Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra (Tel: 2721 2030 / Email: enquiries@hkphil.org)
3/6/2017Button Magic (Piazza Zone A and B, Hong Kong Cultural Centre)A button artwork activity for the elderly to encourage them to participate in community functions, with a view to promoting a sense of worthiness and positive outlook on life among the elderly, fostering social harmonyYau Tsim Mong Po Leung Kuk (Tel: 2277 8888 / Email: plkinfo@poleungkuk.org.hk)
3/6/2017Celebrating Hong Kong's Reunification with the Motherland with the People's Liberation Army and the Public (Sheung Tsuen Park)A flag-raising ceremony conducted by the People’s Liberation Army Hong Kong Garrison cum Chinese cultural performances and cocktail reception in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARYuen LongPat Heung Rural Committee (Tel: 2488 6633 / Email: office@patheung.com)
3/6/2017 and 29/7/2017Local Band Band Show (29/7/2017: Wong Tai Sin Square)A song composing competition cum concert for the youth to showcase their music talents and through band show to boost the festive atmostphere of the re-unification To be confirmedWellness Social Service Centre Limited (Tel: 3525 4278)
3/6/2017Children Dance Performance 2017 (Tsuen Wan Town Hall Auditorium)To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR through a large scale dance performance by Tsuen Wan studentsTsuen WanTsuen Wan Culture & Recreation Co-ordinating Association Limited (Tel: 2415 7379)
3/6/2017 – 8/12/2017慶祝香港特別行政區成立二十周年「中國心 兩地情」系列活動 (English name not available) (Various locations)For celebrating the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR, a series of programmes include seminar, photo exhibition, thematic film, online competition and historical photo exhibition of Hong Kong. etc. are conducted to enhance the public’s understanding of the history of Hong Kong Cross-districtsAll-China Women’s Federation Hong Kong Delegates Association Limited (Tel: 3590 8781 / Email: all.chinawfhk@gmail.com)
4/6/2017HOME Centre Friendly Football Match (Hard-surfaced Football Court No. 2, Cheung Sha Wan Playground)A friendly football match for ethnic minorities and local residents for encouraging ethnic minorities to participate in local events as well as showcasing their talent and positive energy, against the backdrop of an inclusive and harmonious community on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the HKSARSham Shui PoNew Home Association Limited (Tel: 3610 4428 / Email: homessp@nhahome.hk)
4/6/2017, 10/6/2017, 18/6/2017, 24/6/2017 and 2/7/2017Love & Connect Tram tour (Hong Kong Island)To invite elderly, ethnic minorities, single-parent families and orphans, etc. to participate in tram tour with the aim to show love and care to them Cross-districtsThe Hong Kong Island Federation (Tel: 2548 5238 / Email: hkif2548@gmail.com)
5/6/2017 - 7/6/2017World Sustainable Built Environment Conference 2017 Hong Kong (Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre)An international conference with around 1 800 participants from all over the world to share the continual efforts and achievements in terms of sustainable built environments of various scales, and to formulate the road map of the world’s built environmentWan ChaiConstruction Industry Council and Hong Kong Green Building Council (Tel: 3468 7670 / Email: wsbe17@wsbe17hongkong.hk)
5/6/2017 – 9/6/2017Free Chinese Medical Consultation (Fung Ying Seen Koon)To provide free Chinese medical service to people in need with a view to promoting a loving, caring and inclusive society upon the 20th anniversary of the HKSARNorthFung Ying Seen Koon (Tel: 2676 8610 / Email: info@fysk.org)
6/6/2017 - 2/7/2017Afternoon Tea / Movie Viewing to celebrate Parents’ Day (Various locations)To foster family relationship and social harmony through a tea reception cum film showCross-districtsKowloon City District Association for Celebration of Re-unification of Hong Kong with China (Tel:2766 2579 / Email:kcdafc@gmail.com)
6/6/2017Tung Sin Tan's Cantonese Opera for Elderly in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall)To invite over 1 000 elderly persons to enjoy Cantonese opera for free with a view to promoting the traditional virtue of respecting the elderly and building a harmonious communityCentral & WesternTung Sin Tan (Tel:3105 3472 / Email:info@tst.hk)
6/6/2017 - 28/6/2017Confluence‧20+ (Exhibition Hall at the Low Block of the Hong Kong City Hall) Confluence‧20+ presented by the Hong Kong Design Centre is a roving exhibition series that offer a holistic perspective on Hong Kong’s creative ecology with exhibits from 20 groups of outstanding local designers and give recognition to local designers on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARCentral and WesternHong Kong Design Centre (Tel:3793 8468 / Email: candice.yau@hkdesigncentre.org)
6/6/2017 – 16/6/2017尋根追夢‧同心同行 (English name not available) (Hong Kong to various mainland cities)Hong Kong young people will kick-start the journey to Beijing through participating in the celebration activities organised by those Hong Kong students studying in the Mainland, and travel to different mainland cities, with a view to enhancing their knowledge of the MainlandNot applicableThe Hong Kong Chinese Importers' & Exporters' Association (Tel: 3182 0133 / Email: info@hkciea.org.hk)
7/6/2017 - 9/6/2017HSBC/HKU Asia Pacific Business Case Competition 2017 (7/6/2017 – 8/6/2017 (Preliminary round): Various theatres in The University of Hong Kong; 9/6/2017 p.m. (Finals cum Award Presentation Ceremony): Level 28, HSBC Headquarters)The competition aims to bring together university students worldwide to analyse Asia Pacific business cases and give them the opportunity to apply their analytical and communication skills, nurture young talents for Hong Kong for the opportunities to come on this 20th anniversary of the HKSARCentral and WesternAsia Case Research Centre, The University of Hong Kong (Tel: 3917 1694 / Email: info@acrc.hku.hk)
7/6/2017Belt and Road Experience Sharing Forum (Conference Hall, Central Government Offices)Targeted at young entrepreneurs, professionals and university students, the activity provides young people with a better understanding of the opportunities and challenges brought by the Belt and Road Initiative through the sharing of experiences of ventures in Belt and Road countriesCentral and WesternBelt and Road Office, Commerce and Economic Development Bureau, Development Bureau, Education Bureau and Home Affairs Bureau (Tel: 3655 4819 / Email: Enquiry@bro.gov.hk)
7/6/2017 – 15/9/2017Work Hard Will Win (Various locations)Inviting stories about success in Hong Kong and 20 of the most inspiring stories will be video-filmed for online broadcast and recognised in an award ceremony, with the view to encouraging positive energy in Hong Kong on this occasion of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARCross-districtsWE LIKE HONG KONG LIMITED (Tel: 3970 8970)
8/6/2017 – 9/6/2017TWGHs Charity Cantonese Opera (Grand Theatre, Sunbeam Theatre, North Point)A charity performance to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the HKSAR, and to support Tung Wah Group’s work in the preservation of cultural heritageEasternTung Wah Group of Hospitals (Tel:2859 7487 / Email:enquiry@tungwah.org.hk)
8/6/2017AmCham Cocktail: Celebrating 20 Years of HKSAR (A hotel in the district)A cocktail event features a “Hall of Fame” exhibiting strong “US-HK linkages” over the 20 years of success of Hong Kong, in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARCentral & WesternThe American Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong (Tel: 2530 6922 / Email: amcham@amcham.org.hk)
9/6/2017 - 11/6/2017慶祝香港回歸祖國20周年暨 沙田婦女會成立45周年書畫展 (English name not available) (Exhibition Gallery, Sha Tin Town Hall)An exhibition comprising Chinese traditional painting, ink painting and calligraphy to enhance the public’s understanding of Chinese artsSha TinShatin Women's Association (Tel:2695 3282 / Email: suntin@swa.org.hk)
9/6/2017 – 31/12/2017Climate Change and My Smart City Experience Centre (ZCB 8 Sheung Yuet Road, Kowloon Bay, Kowloon)Enriched by Virtual Reality, Augmented Reality and various gamifications to arouse public interest in smart city, visitors will have a real life experience of smart city technologiesKwun TongConstruction Industry Council – ZCB and Development Bureau (Tel: 2100 9800 / Email: zcb@cic.hk)
10/6/2017Wong Tai Sin North Area Committee Operatic Show for Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Tsz Wan Shan Community Hall)To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR with residents in Wong Tai Sin district with Cantonese operatic songs concertsWong Tai SinWong Tai Sin North Area Committee and Leisure and Cultural Services Department (Tel: 2752 9057 / Email: dowts@had.gov.hk)
10/6/2017油尖賢毅濃情 賀回歸20載自助餐 (English name not available) (A hotel in the district)Programmes including buffet and perfomancesfor residents with a view to promoting a harmonious community as well as celebrating the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR togetherYau Tsim MongYau Tsim District Yin Ngai Society (Tel: 2730 2871)
10/6/2017 – 18/6/2017Graphic Trial - Hong Kong Edition Curated by Alan Chan (Space 27 HK, 10/F, Black A/B, Tung Chong Factory Building)An exhibition of posters designed by local and Japanese graphic designers with demonstration of virtual reality work, for sharing and promoting the art of design with the public, on this occasion of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAREasternToppan Printing Co.,(H.K.) Ltd. (Tel: 3955 1593 / Email: space27@alanchandesign.com)
10/6/2017Singing Concert 2017 (Queen Elizabeth Stadium)A singing contest of pop songs to encourage the participation of the public in community activities and to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARWan ChaiDemocratic Alliance for the Betterment and Progress of Hong Kong (Tel: 3540 0104 / Email: info@dab.org.hk)
10/6/2017“Reduction of Salt and Sugar” Cooking Workshop (Towngas Cooking Centre)To promote the reduction of salt and sugar in food to the “Yau Tsim Mong Health Ambassadors”; and to spread the eating habits of low-salt-and-sugar diets and 20th Anniversary celebratory messages to the communityWan Chai Yau Tsim Mong Healthy City Executive Committee (Tel: 2399 2745 / Email: doytm@had.gov.hk)
11/6/2017World Environment Day 2017 (Zero Carbon Building and Kwun Tong Community Green Station, Kowloon Bay)An annual publicity event in June to commemorate the United Nations’ World Environment Day and to raise public awareness on environmental protection through a series of activitiesKwun TongEnvironmental Protection Department (Tel: 2835 1020 / Email: angelng@epd.gov.hk)
11/6/2017“Love myself, Love family, Love Hong Kong, Love China” Carnival (Hall, Tin Fai Road Community Hall)A carnival with booth games, a magic performance, a fun bouncer, etc., will be held to promote caring, love and inclusiveness to the public, as well as to enhance the organisational ability and communication skills of young volunteers, with a view to fostering a harmonious communityYuen LongYuen Long District Coordinating Committee for Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Tel: 2477 5477)
11/6/2017Sharing of Love‧ Golden Oldies Concert in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Auditorium, Tsuen Wan Town Hall)To organise a memorable golden oldies concert for the elderly in the district to show love and care for them and in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR to build a more harmonious communityTsuen WanTsuen Wan District Office, Tsuen Wan East Area Committee, Tsuen Wan Central Area Committee, Tsuen Wan West Area Committee and Tsuen Wan Rural Area Committee (Tel: 3515 5631 / Email: dotw@had.gov.hk)
11/6/2017Carnival in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR cum Golden Jubilee of the Yan Chai Hospital (Sha Tsui Road Playground, Tsuen Wan)A carnival featuring game booths, variety shows and the distribution of fortune bags to the elderly, in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR and the Golden Jubilee of the Yan Chai HospitalTsuen WanYan Chai Hospital Board (Tel: 2416 8033 / Email: board@yanchai.org.hk)
11/6/2017Innovate the future Youth Entrepreneurship Forum & Tech-Exhibition (Hall 5BC/E, The Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre)A summit and a Hi-tech exhibition with entrepreneurs to share their success stories and experiences, and discussion sessions about new technology trends and entrepreneurship environment, so as to inspire the youth and students to plan their future prospectsWan ChaiFederation of Hong Kong Shenzhen Association Limited (Tel: 2376 6500 / Email: hkszfuture@yahoo.com)
11/6/20171/7 Flag Raising Ceremony at the Golden Bauhinia (The Golden Bauhinia Square)Programmes include flag-raising ceremony, music performance and a guided tour to Golden Bauhinia Square, in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR with a view to enhancing a sense of belonging to the community and fostering a better understanding of the Motherland among the general publicWan ChaiAssociation of Hong Kong Flag-guards (Tel: 2433 1633 / Email: info@ahkf.org.hk)
12/6/2017Calligraphy & Symphony Show in celebrating the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR (Hall 3B, Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre)A variety show mixed with calligraphy and symphony is organised, and famous calligraphers will be invited to give a talk and teach calligraphy to students at primary and secondary schools afterwards, with a view to promoting arts and cultural exchange and celebrating the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARWan ChaiHong Kong Ta Kung Wen Wai Media Group Limited (Tel: 2831 0523)
13/6/2017 - 18/6/2017Chinese Opera Festival 2017 Opening Programme: Peking Opera Gala (Grand Theatre, Hong Kong Cultural Centre)Traditional classic repertoires co-performed by the Peking Opera Theatre of Beijing and the First Troupe of the China National Peking Opera CompanyYau Tsim MongLeisure and Cultural Services Department (Tel: 2268 7325 / Email: cp2@lcsd.gov.hk)
13/6/2017International Forum on "Celebrating the 20th Anniversary of the HKSAR─ An Engine for Global Growth"" (Grand Hall, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre)"An international forum with representative guests from different areas including finance, start-up, innovation and technology, to discuss on economic and financial opportunities and challenges ahead for Greater ChinaWan ChaiThe Chinese Manufacturers' Association of Hong Kong and Union Bank of Switzerland (Tel: 2545 6166 / Email:info@cma.org.hk)
13/6/2017Global Youth Entrepreneurs Forum 2017 (Lee Shau Kee Lecture Centre, The University of Hong Kong)A global forum for young entrepreneurs, investors, industry experts and stakeholders to share trends on innovation and technology, and tips on entrepreneurship and businesses, with the aim to create a better future for our young generationCentral and Western The Hong Kong Federation of Youth Groups (Tel: 3956 8001 / Email: globalforum@hkfyg.org.hk)
14/6/2017The Hong Kong Wan Chai District Association Celebrates 20th Anniversary of Hong Kong's return to the motherland and Inauguration of the Ninth Executive Committee (Grand Hall, Level 3 (New Wing), HKCEC)An evening party to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR and the inauguration of the 9th Executive Committee of the organiser, low income residents of the district will be invited to enjoy the banquet with the aim to promote a caring and inclusive communityWan ChaiThe Hong Kong Wan Chai District Association Ltd (Tel: 2877 6788 / Email: info.wanchaida@gmail.com)
14/6/2017 – 1/2018 香港青年:一帶一路之慶回歸暨哈爾濱考察 (English name not available) (Harbin)A visit with exchange forum for youth from Hong Kong to introduce our city and the successful implementation of “one country, two systems” to the youth from Mainland and Russia, on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARNot applicable Association for the Promotion of Hong Kong Heilongjiang Economy (Tel: 3759 8445 / 3759 8497 / Email: admin@heilongjiang.com.hk)
15/6/2017Charter on External Lighting Award Presentation Ceremony (Citywalk 2)To present awards to those signatories who have fulfilled the pledge of switching off lighting installations in the Charter on External Lighting and to welcome new signatories so as to encourage minimising energy wastage while building a green and beautiful Hong KongTsuen WanEnvironment Bureau (Tel: 3509 8659 / Email: external_lighting@enb.gov.hk)
15/6/2017Hong Kong Financial Services Industry for Celebration of 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (The Exchange Auditorium, The Exchange Exhibition Hall, 1/F, One and Two Exchange Square, Central)In celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR, a reception is conducted for stakeholders to review the achievements of the past 20 years on the financial services’ front and to look forward to the future prospects of Hong KongCentral & WesternHong Kong Securities Professionals Association (Tel: 2653 6223)
15/6/2017Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of Hong Kong's Reunification with China & Our 28th Anniversary Dinner (Grand Hall, Level 3 (New Wing), HKCEC)A banquet cum ceremony for guests from various sectors to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR as well as the 28th anniversary of the organisationWan ChaiFriends of Hong Kong Association Ltd (Tel: 3151 7766 / Email: carrie.fhka@gmail.com)
16/6/2017 - 17/6/2017Vocational and Professional Education and Training International Conference, WorldSkills Hong Kong Competition and Carnival 2017 (Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre)The Conference aims at promoting policy discussion and strengthening collaboration in vocational and professional education and training. The WorldSkills Hong Kong Competition and Carnival features VPET related activities including skills competition and experiential activitiesWan ChaiEducation Bureau; Vocational Training Counci (Tel: 3509 7408 / Email: ronaldling@edb.gov.hk)
16/6/2017 – 18/6/2017Gerontech and Innovation Expo cum Summit (Hall 3D and 3E, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre)A summit to engage international and local experts to exchange views on the impact of our ageing population, and how innovation and technology can meet these challenges. The Expo will showcase the latest examples of technological and social innovations in relevant areas for general informationWan ChaiThe Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, Hong Kong Council of Social Service and Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation (Tel: 2922 9298 / Email: GIES2017@hkcss.org.hk)
16/6/2017A Journey of Fantasy.Kowloon West (MacPherson Stadium)A signature variety show will be held to kick off a series of activities celebrating the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR. The show features the premiere of an animation, an oral history theatre performance, the opening ceremony of “Energy•COME Sham Shui Po” guided tours, and various performancesYau Tsim MongSham Shui Po District Office (Tel: 2150 8152 / Email: dossp@had.gov.hk)
16/6/2017Health Research Symposium 2017: Creating Knowledge in Complex System for Sustainable Community Health (Hong Kong Academy of Medicine Jockey Club Building)A symposium aims to commend outstanding local scientific studies and health promotion projects in recognition of their contributions in health and medical research, health promotion and disease prevention. It also provides a platform for idea exchange among overseas and local medical and healthcare practitioners, academics, researchers and government representativesSouthern Food and Health Bureau (Tel: 2559 9973 / Email: HRS2017@icc.com.hk)
16/6/2017GHM Golden Pearl Award Presentation Ceremony 2017 cum Anniversary Gala Dinner (Hall 1A, Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre, the Dynasty Club)Programmes include forum, award presentation and gala dinner, to recognise hotels in Hong Kong, Guangdong and Macao with distinctive acheivements, and to provide a platform for networking and sharing of experience on hotel management, with a view to r , promoting Hong Kong as a place of attractions Wan ChaiGHM (Guangdong Hong Kong Macao) Hotel General Managers Society (Tel: 2301 3188 / Email: jackie@lastminuteglobal.com)
17/6/2017 - 18/6/2017Genesis and Spirit: A Showcase of Intangible Cultural Heritage of Zhejiang (17/6/2017: Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall ; 18/6/2017: Auditorium, Tsuen Wan Town Hall)Dance drama to be performed by Ningbo Song Dance Theatre Company showcasing the rich intangible cultural heritage of Zhejiang ProvinceCross-districts Leisure and Cultural Services Department (Tel: 2268 7323 / Email: cp2@lcsd.gov.hk)
17/6/2017 - 18/6/2017 and 25/6/2017“All for Integrity” – ICAC Open Day 2017 (ICAC Building)Provision of guided tours of the facilities in the ICAC Building for visitors during the open daysEastern Independent Commission Against Corruption (Email: general@icac.org.hk)
17/6/2017Extravaganza for Celebrating 20th Anniversary of HKSAR (Southern Stadium, Wan Chai)A variety show including marching band, children’s choir, Chinese and Western dancing and martial arts performances to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARWan ChaiCauseway Bay Association Limited (Tel: 2881 6875 / Email: cbac1998@gmail.com)
17/6/2017Community Care and Integration Carnival in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Return of Hong Kong to our Motherland (Tai Kok Tsui Anchor Street Playground)Programmes include ceremony, stage performance, game booths, fun bouncers, lion dance performance, etc., aiming to foster a harmonious and inclusive community and to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR Yau Tsim MongThe Mongkok Kai-Fong Association Ltd (Tel: 2395 3107 / Email: sec@mkkfa.org.hk)
17/6/2017港島各界慶祝香港回歸祖國二十周年文藝晚會 (English name not available) (Queen Elizabeth Stadium)Programmes include singing, dancing, musical instrument performance, acrobatic and magic shows etc., in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR with the publicWan ChaiThe Hong Kong Island Federation (Tel: 3621 0921 / Email: hkif2548@gmail.com)
17/6/2017 – 15/8/2017The 20th anniversary of the establishment of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) Time Tunnel - Memorial moment @ Tung Chung (Pedestrian tunnel at Tung Chung Shun Tung Road)A wall painting named Time Tunnel will be joint-created by students and local groups, with the theme to showcase the development of Hong Kong and Tung Chung over the past two decades, aiming to promote unity and social cohesiveness in the celebration of the establishment of the HKSARIslandsTung Chung Safe and Healthy City (Tel: 3520 1575)
17/6/2017愛心耀觀塘尊親敬長綜藝晚會(English name not available) (Kwun Tong Community Centre)Programmes include drama, singing and dancing performances, etc., for local community in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARKwun TongKwun Tong Care with Love Promotion Association (Tel: 2790 0990)
17/6/2017Launching Ceremony of Celebration Activities for Ethnic Minorities for the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (1/F, Henry G. Leong Yaumatei Community Centre)A launching ceremony to showcase the upcoming celebration activities for ethnic minoritiesYau Tsim Mong Home Affairs Department (Tel: 2835 1747 / Email: rru_general_enquiry@had.gov.hk)
17/6/2017Integrated Show in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the HKSAR (Cheung Chau Sports Centre)To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR via integrated showIslandsIslands District Office (Tel: 2981 0350 / Email: dois@had.gov.hk)
18/6/20172017 Olympic Day (Ocean Park Hong Kong)To promote Olympic values and “Sports for All” culture by encouraging the public to “Move, Learn and Discover” through various Olympic-themed activitiesSouthern Sports Federation & Olympic Committee of Hong Kong, China (Tel: 2504 8560 / Email: secretariat@hkolympic.org)
18/6/2017Yuen Long District Fa Pau Competitive Games Day in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Heats with X-game elements) (Pok Oi Hospital Yuen Long Merchants Association Extreme Sports Park)This activity aims to engage the youth, ethnic minorities, new arrivals and the physically impaired in a series of sportive games to enhance racial harmony and sense of belonging to the community. Participants will be engaged in heats with X-game elements where successful contestants will be shortlisted for the finalsYuen LongYuen Long District Office (Tel: 2470 1133 / Email: doyl@had.gov.hk)
18/6/2017沙田各界慶祝香港回歸祖國20周年大匯演暨系列活動啓動禮 (English name not available) (Amphitheatre, Yiu On Estate)A variety show comprising group performances by schools, dragon and lion dances and luck draw to bring joy to residents of the district and foster community harmonySha Tin沙田各界慶委會 (English name not available) (Tel: 2630 0897)
18/6/2017Charity Walk of Education Sector @ Carnival (Pak Shek Kok Promenade)A charity walk cum carnival comprising performance shows, game booths, food corners etc., to help the needy with the donations collected, and to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR with members of the education sector Tai PoFederation of Education Workers, Hong Kong (Tel: 2963 5113 / Email: shadowlau@hkfew.org.hk)
18/6/2017Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment to the HKSAR (Integrated Show) (Tai Yuen Community Hall)A variety show comprising singing, dancing, taekwondo and tai chi performances in celebration of the reunificationTai PoTai Po Pun Chung Community Education Center Company Ltd (Tel: 2656 5558)
18/6/2017慶祝香港回歸20周年經典文藝大匯演 (English name not available) ((New Wing), Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre)Performances include singing and dancing, Cantonese opera and operatic songs, as well as folk songs in celebration of the reunificationWan ChaiHong Kong Commerce, Industry and Professionals Association (Tel: 2376 3580 / 2376 3508)
18/6/2017英皇慈善基金贊助 希望種子籃球4ON4 挑戰賽暨結業禮 (English name not available) (MacPherson Stadium)An event includes basketball games to help our youth develop a positive outlook on life and enhance their communication as well as problem-solving skills, preparing them for the opportunities aheadYau Tsim MongHoops For Hope Basketball Asia, Emperor Foundation (Tel: 2304 8820 / Email: hoopsforhopeasia@gmail.com)
19/6/2017WCWICA Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR: Respect elderly luncheon (Restaurant in Causeway Bay)A luncheon for elderly people and grassroots families for fostering a caring and harmonious community in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR Wan ChaiWanchai and Central & Western District Industries and Commerce Association (Tel: 3678 8868 / Email: wcwica.org.hk@gmail.com)
19/6/2017Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR, Celebration of our 21st HKGCSMB Anniversary Dinner, 12th Inauguration Ceremony and Award Presentation Ceremony of 2017 "The Best SME's Award"", ""The Best SME's Partner Award"" and ""Bright Future SME's Youth Creative Entrepreneurship Award"" (Convention Hall, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre)"A dinner cum prize presentation ceremony for small and medium enterprises to recall the past achievements and look ahead to opportunitiesin future Wan ChaiThe Hong Kong General Chamber of Small and Medium Business Ltd. (Tel: 2325 9189 / Email: info@hkgcsmb.org.hk)
19/6/2017 – 29/6/2017慶祝香港回歸二十周年暨抗戰勝利開展《前事不忘後事之師》教育活動 (English name not available) (The Hong Kong Institute of Education Tseung Kwan O Study Centre)An exhibition aims to promote national identity of the community through the display of the history of the War of Resistance against Japanese Aggression Sai KungHong Kong Haizhu Federation Limited (Tel: 2687 3753)
20/6/2017Vocal Recital by Renée Fleming (Concert Hall, Hong Kong Cultural Centre)A four-time Grammy Award winner, the celebrated American soprano Renée Fleming will revisit Hong Kong to perform a recital featuring beloved songs and arias from the French and Italian repertoire, a selection of the most beautiful lieder by Brahms, and songs from the American musical theatreYau Tsim MongLeisure and Cultural Services Department (Tel: 2268 7321 / Email: cp2@lcsd.gov.hk)
21/6/2017Variety Show in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the HKSAR Reunification by Guangdong and Hong Kong Schools (Queen Elizabeth Stadium Arena)A variety show, including singing, dancing, choral speaking, jointly presented by local and Mainland students. The event brings together youngsters from Hong Kong and Mainland to join hands in celebrating the 20th anniversaryWan ChaiEducation Bureau and Regional School Heads Associations (Tel: 2639 4881 / Email: csdotp@edb.gov.hk)
21/6/2017 - 22/6/2017CityU College of Science and Engineering Discovery and Innovation Gala 2017 (4th Floor, Academic Building 1 and James Liu Multi-Purpose Room, Amenities Building, City University of Hong Kong)To showcase the college’s strengths in discovery and innovation research, strengthen the network between local industry and the public and raise students’ interest in STEM subjects Kowloon City College of Science and Engineering, City University of Hong Kong (Tel:3442 6227 / Email:CSE.Event@cityu.edu.hk)
21/6/2017 - 4/7/2017Playful Media 2017 Showcase (CMC Gallery, L3, Run Run Shaw Creative Media Centre, 18 Tat Hong Avenue, Kowloon Tong)To showcase student-initiated multimedia projects comprising animation, visual effects, games, photography, graphic design etcKowloon City School of Creative Media, City University of Hong Kong (Tel:3442 8049 / Email: smgo@cityu.edu.hk)
21/6/2017Official with Fun at Community for Commemoration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (The TsimShaTsui Community Hall, 136A, Nathan Road,Tsim Shat Tsui)Programmes include concert, singing and dancing performances, as well as distribution of fortune bags to elderly, ethnic minorities and underprivileged, with the aim to share the joy of reunificationYau Tsim MongThe TST District Kai Fong Welfare Association (Tel: 2367 6111)
21/6/2017「A Titan Adventure with Wilson NG and GMO」cum Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Grand Hall, Lee Shau Kee Lecture Centre, HKU)A classical music performance to showcase talents of young musicians in celebration of the reunification Central & WesternFederation of New Territories Youth (Tel: 2652 9123 / Email: info@fnty.org.hk)
22/6/2017載歌載舞慶回歸 (English name not available) (Henry G. Leong Yaumatei Community Centre Hall)A variety show comprising Cantonese operatic song, singing and dancing performances in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARYau Tsim MongFriends of Yaumatei and Tsimshatsui Society (Tel: 2332 6910)
23/6/2017 - 25/6/2017NINAGAWA Macbeth by Ninagawa Company (Japan) (Hong Kong Cultural Centre)One of the most beautiful Shakespearean work of the late Yukio Ninagawa which is critically acclaimed in the international theatre circleYau Tsim MongLeisure and Cultural Services Department (Tel: 2268 7325 / Email: cp2@lcsd.gov.hk)
23/6/2017 –25/6/2017Yuen Long Farm and Art Market Carnival in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Government land adjacent to Yuen Long Theatre, Tai Yuk Road, Yuen Long)The market will feature singing and art performances, game booths and various farm productsYuen LongYuen Long District Office (Tel: 2470 1121 / Email: doyl@had.gov.hk)
23/6/2017 – 1/7/2017Yuen Long Heritage and “Fa Pau” Exhibition (Yuen Long Town Hall)The exhibition will feature the artwork of “Fa Pau” as well as the development of Yuen Long from the Sung Dynasty till the 20 years since reunification with the aim of enhancing sense of belonging to the districtYuen LongYuen Long District Office (Tel: 2479 0016 / Email: doyl@had.gov.hk)
23/6/2017 - 24/6/2017From the Yangtze to the Victoria Harbour (Auditorium, Kwai Tsing Theatre)Virtuosi from the Mainland and Hong Kong are gathered to play concerto classics in Chinese music to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARKwai TsingHong Kong Chinese Orchestra (Tel: 3185 1600 / Email: inquiries@hkco.org)
23/6/2017Hong Kong Women Celebrating the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Jockey Club Auditorium, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University)A variety evening show for various organisations to participate in a series of performances, with a view to encouraging women to be independent, promoting community development and fostering a harmonious societyYau Tsim MongHong Kong Federation of Women (Tel: 2833 6131 / Email: info@hkfw.org)
23/6/2017龍情20慶回歸-粵劇欣賞晚會 (English name not available) (Tuen Mun Town Hall Auditorium)A Cantonese opera performance to promote and preserve Chinese culture and to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR with the publicTuen MunHong Kong Women Development Association Limited (Tel: 2660 8100 / Email: hkwda@hkwda.org.hk)
24/6/2017AIESEC in Hong Kong 50th Anniversary Dinner (Cordis Hong Kong, Langham Place)To showcase the achievements in the development of leadership and management skills of the youth through internships and volunteering programmes Yau Tsim Mong AIESEC in Hong Kong (Tel: 3791 2748 / Email: info@aiesec.hk)
24/6/2017 - 9/7/2017Muse Fest HK 2017 (Hong Kong Public Museums)All public museums together present a sumptuous feast of cultural and art programmes to the public through blockbuster exhibitions, film shows, special activities, workshops and talksCross-districtsLeisure and Cultural Services Department (Tel: 2601 7392 / Email: musefesthk@lcsd.gov.hk)
24/6/2017Celebration of the Return of Hong Kong to the Motherland – Fun-packed Carnival (Tuen Mun Cultural Square)To celebrate the return of Hong Kong to the Motherland with members of the public by organising a carnival featuring stage performance by kindergarten and primary students, interactive game booths , arts and crafts workshop, street arts performance, etc.Tuen MunTuen Mun District Office (Tel: 2451 3316 / Email: dotm@had.gov.hk)
24/6/2017Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR and the 70th Anniversary of Po Leung Kuk Education Service (Ground Floor and First Floor, Atrium of the Hysan Place; Lee Garden One Pavement; Main Entrance of Lee Theatre; Pak Sha Road Pedestrian Zone, Causeway Bay)An extravaganza to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR cum the 70th anniversary of Po Leung Kuk education service by way of flash mob and on-site performances by students, singing and dancing performances by kindergarten students, booth activities, etc.Wan ChaiPo Leung Kuk (Tel:2277 8888 / Email: plkinfo@poleungkuk.org.hk)
24/6/2017Distribution of Goody Bags in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Yuen Long Merchants Association Primary School)In celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR, goody bags are distributed to elderly people in residential care homes for the elderly in Yuen Long to show love and care to themYuen LongThe Yuen Long Merchants Association (Tel: 2476 2223 / Email: ylma@hk-ylma.com)
24/6/2017Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR - "Poon Choi"" Banquet of Sha Tin Rural Committee (Sha Tin Rural Committee Office)"A basin banquet to promote residents’ participation in community activities and enhance their understanding of traditional culture, with the aim to build a harmonious and cohesive communitySha TinSha Tin Rural Committee (Tel: 2609 3199)
24/6/2017Large-scale anti-drug event 2017 (MacPherson Stadium, Mongkok)A large-scale launching ceremony to kick off the territory-wide campaign against drug abuse and rally community support for anti-drug, with a view to fostering a harmonious communityYau Tsim Mong Narcotics Division of the Security Bureau, Action Committee Against Narcotics and Radio Television Hong Kong (Tel.: 2867 5234/ Email: sb-nd-event@sb.gov.hk)
24/6/2017, 8/7/2017 and 9/7/2017Football Match Awards cum Gala for Social Integration and Return to Motherland (24/6/2017, 8/7/2017 :Shek Wu Hui Playground; 9/7/2017: Sheung Shui Garden No. 1)A football match divided into 3 groups including students, open and invitation of different organisations, races and government departments, in addition to game booths set aside for residents to participate in, with a view to promoting a harmonious and inclusive community in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARNorthNorth District Soccer Recreation Club Limited (Tel: 2676 3388 / Email: ndfaa2012@gmail.com)
24/6/2017慶祝香港回歸20周年文藝匯演 (English name not available) (Hung Hom Community Hall)Programmes comprising Cantonese opera and operatic songs, as well as folk songs in celebration of the reunificationKowloon CityHomantin Kai Fong Association (Tel: 2376 3580 / 2376 3588)
24/6/2017Swimming Gala for Children in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Yuen Long Swimming Pool)An event to promote water sports to children and parents and to foster a healthy lifestyleYuen LongYuen Long District Coordinating Committee for Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Tel: 2477 5477)
24/6/2017Annual Prize Presentation Ceremony (Hall, ELCHK Lutheran Secondary School)To award the winners of “Yau Tsim Mong District Outstanding Student Contest” and” Prominently Improved Student Contest” and to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARYau Tsim MongYau Tsim Mong District School Liaison Committee (Tel: 2399 2573)
24/6/2017Reunification Cup - Guangdong Hong Kong Youth Football Invitation Tournament (Hammer Hill Road Sports Ground)A friendly match to encourage youth of Hong Kong and Guangdong Province to participate in sports activities with the aim to cultivate sportsmanship and foster a harmonious community on this occasion of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARWong Tai SinHong Kong Miniature Football Association Limited (Tel: 5281 2222)
24/6/2017Platform for Diverse & Innovative Practice in Schools (Jordan Valley St Joseph's Catholic Primary School)A platform comprising seminar and exhibition for educators to share views on themes like “One school, One nurse”, Enhancing English Education, New Trends in Visual Arts, as well as Belt and Road initiative, with the aim to revisit the role and direction of schools on these items, on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARKwun TongYu Chun Keung Memorial College No. 2 (Tel: 2551 8285 / Email: office@yck2.edu.hk)
25/6/2017Nostalgic Song Concert (Upper Wong Tai Sin Estate stage)A nostalgic concert for residents of Wong Tai Sin District, especially the elderly, to enjoy music and the festive atmosphere of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARWong Tai SinUpper Wong Tai Sin and Fung Wong Sun Tsuen Centre for the Elderly (Tel: 3525 4278)
25/6/2017 – 25/7/2017Vibrant HK – Thematic Lantern Display in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Workshop, Carnival and Lighting Ceremony: Chater Road, Central; Thematic Lantern Display: The Statue Square in Central)Display of traditional lanterns helps to promote intangible cultural heritage of Hong Kong and the art of lantern making, enhancing the festive ambience with illumination. The participation of young persons in custody in production of a mega-size lantern can also promote the support for rehabilitation and build an inclusive communityCentral and WesternCentral and Western District Council, Central and Western District Office, Central and Western District Leisure Services Office of Leisure and Cultural Services Department, Correctional Services Department, Central and Western District Organising Committee for Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR, and Tung Sin Tan (Tel: 3105 3472 / Email: info@tst.hk)
25/6/2017Hong Kong Hakka Associations 20th Anniversary of the HKSAR - Fun Sports X Water Carnival (Waterfront Promenade and Sea Area, Hong Kong Science Park)An event comprising running and cycling competitions, water carnival and various performances to encourage the public to participate in sports activities, building a healthy and harmonious communityTai PoHong Kong Hakka Associations (Tel:2638 0272 / Email:info@hkhakka.com)
25/6/2017Yuen Long District Fa Pau Competitive Games Day in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Final round of competition and Games Day) (Yuen Long Stadium)The competition seeks to build team spirit and harmony. A re-invented “Fa Pau” competition will be the grand finale to the competitions. There will also be ceremonies and performances on the Competitive Games Day. After the event, the competitive games area will be opened for public use till the eveningYuen LongYuen Long District Office (Tel: 2470 1133 / Email: doyl@had.gov.hk)
25/6/2017Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR - Happy Fiesta@ Shatin (Sha Tin Park, the Amphitheatre of Sha Tin Park and Sha Tin Town Hall Plaza)The event aims to bring joy and relaxation to participants by showcasing the vitality, creativity and the unique cultural essence of the community under five themes, namely All About Sports, Youth Got Talent, Show Time and Cultural Showcase, Family Harmony and Leisure and City Orienteering with Fun. The activities are suitable to all age groupsSha TinSha Tin District Office (Tel: 2158 5381 / Email: daisy_kl_fung@had.gov.hk)
25/6/2017Variety Show at Sai Kung in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Tentative title) (Hong Kong Velodrome)A highlight event in Sai Kung District to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR for people from all walks of life. The Variety Show includes dragon dance, singing, dancing and playing musical instruments, artistic cycling performance etc. Sai KungSai Kung Sectors on Celebration Events for the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR Organising Committee and Sai Kung District Office (Tel: 2791 0281 / Email: dosk@had.gov.hk)
25/6/2017慶祝香港回歸20周年暨健康體育綜合嘉年華 (English name not available) (Yuen Chau Kok Sports Centre)A carnival including seminar on drugs, health check services, exhibition, booth games, lion dance, Chinese folk dance and cultural performances, etc., with a view to fostering a healthy and harmonious communitySha TinKnowledge Association (Tel: 2285 0023 / Email: up.knowledge.school@gmail.com)
25/6/2017Celebrate COLOURS (Queen Elizabeth Stadium)A multi-cultural show jointly performed by various ethnic groups and local organisations to break cultural barriers, enhance social cohesion and foster community integration on this occasion of the 20th anniversary of HKSARWan ChaiInternational Social Service Hong Kong Branch (Tel: 2789 7668 / Email: isshk@isshk.org)
25/6/2017PLK & HKUYA Reunification Cup – Invitation Football Tournament (Jockey Club Kitchee Centre, Shek Mun)A football competition to encourage primary school students to participate in sports activities and learn about sportsmanship, with a view to building a healthy and harmonious society on this occasion of the 20th anniversary of the HKSARSha TinPo Leung Kuk (Tel: 2277 8888 / Email: plkinfo@poleungkuk.org.hk)
25/6/2017Celebration events for the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR - Chaoshan Fun Day (Chiu Chow Association Building)A series of activities are held to introduce the history and service of Hong Kong Chiu Chow Chamber of Commerce, the culture and geographical location of Chaoshan, and to provide Chiu Chow delicacy snacks for public tasting, in order to foster community integrationCentral and WesternHong Kong Chiu Chow Chamber of Commerce (Tel: 2559 2188 / Email: mail@chiuchow.org.hk)
25/6/2017Cultural Show in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of HKSAR (Sheung Shui Garden No. 1)A cultural show to be performed by various performance groups to celebrate with the public the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR NorthThe Association of the North District People for the Celebration of the Return of Hong Kong Limited (Tel: 2670 1696)
25/6/2017慶回歸自助餐一天遊 (English name not available) (The Ma Wan Park Nature Garden and hotel in Tung Chung)A one-day excursion to Ma Wan and Tung Chung for residents, including those new immigrants, for promoting social inclusivenessCross-districtsTai Nam Social Service Association (Tel: 2398 3722)
25/6/2017, 2/7/2017, 9/7/2017 and 9/2017 - 12/2017音樂無界限音樂義教計劃2017 (English name not available) (25/6/2017, 2/7/2017 and 9/7/2017: New Home Association Kowloon West Service Centre; 9/2017 - 12/2017: Caritas Lok Mo Integrated Vocational Training Centre)A programme providing free music courses to children from grass-rooted families with the aim to foster a caring and harmonious communityCross-districtsMusic Zone Foundation Association (Tel: 2380 7321 / 8100 3828 / Email: musiczonefoundation@gmail.com)
25/6/2017Harbour Music Show cum Islands District Community Carnival in celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Return of Hong Kong to the Motherland (Public space adjacent to Central Pier No. 8 to 10)To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the return of Hong Kong to the Motherland through stage performances, game booths, traditional snacks booths, photo-taking corner featuring tourist attractions of Islands District as well as exhibitionsCentral and WesternIslands District Office and Islands District Organising Committee for the Events in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Return of Hong Kong to the Motherland (Tel: 2852 4634 / Email: edmond_ip_tsui@had.gov.hk)
25/6/2017Carnival in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of HKSAR cum Lighting Decorated Sampan Parade (Aberdeen West Typhoon Shelter and Aberdeen Promenade)A carnival with variety show, game booths and sampan parade to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR and as an opportunity to promote tourism in the Southern DistrictSouthernSouthern District Office, Organizing Committee for the Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of HKSAR of the Hong Kong Southern District Community Association Limited and 2017 Southern District Tourism and Culture Festival Organizing Committee (Tel: 5534 4736 / Email: dos@had.gov.hk)
25/6/2017The 6th Fong Chung Reunification Cup - 3 on 3 Men's Basketball Competition (Sun Yat Sen Memorial Park Sports Centre)A basketball contest to provide a platform for residents to associate, with the aim to foster a cohesive and integrated community, in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARCentral & Western Fong Chung Social Service Centre Limited (Tel: 2547 3318 / Email: fcsscl@gmail.com)
26/6/2017 – 21/7/2017HKSAR 20th Anniversary Celebration LED Illumination (Tsim Sha Tsui Centre, Empire Centre, China Hong Kong City, Sino Plaza)LED strips installation at the facades of four harbourfront buildings with greetings and animations to enhance the festive atmosphere Cross-districtsSino Group (Tel: 2132 8700 / Email: leslietang@sino.com)
26/6/2017 - 27/6/2017Museum Summit (Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre)Prominent speakers from major museums and international organizations in China, UK, France and Russia will share their vision and experiencesWan ChaiLeisure and Cultural Services Department and The Palace Museum (Tel: 2601 7973 / Email: mcxsd@lcsd.gov.hk)
26/6/2017Concert of Ten Thousand Voices (Hong Kong Coliseum)A concert for about 10 000 young people to demonstrate their creativity and energy, in which there will be cappella and beatbox performances with an attempt to set a Guinness World RecordYau Tsim MongThe Hong Kong Federation of Youth Groups (Tel:2395 5753 / Email:enquiry@m21.hk)
26/6/2017Ceremony & Variety Show in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR by Heung Yee Kuk N.T. (Heung Yee Kuk Building, 30 On Muk Street, Shek Mun)To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR with residents through music and cultural performancesSha TinHeung Yee Kuk New Territories (Tel: 2336 1151)
26/6/2017龍鳳呈祥賀回歸20周年 (English name not available) (Local restaurant in the district)A family reunion dinner for couples who have married for more than 50 years and families with five generations, for sharing their experience on family cohesion Tsuen WanTsuen Wan Committee for Celebration of Reunification of Hong Kong With China (Tel: 2492 2349)
26/6/2017I and my motherland (Concert Hall of Hong Kong City Hall)Acrobatic, dance, kung fu performances in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR Central & WesternHong Kong United Arts Entertainment Co. Ltd (Tel: 2877 8818 / Email: hkuae@netvigator.com)
26/6/2017Career Planning for Secondary Students (True Light Girls' College)To introduce career prospects to secondary school graduates by business leaders and professionals so as to facilitate them to plan their future and grasp career development opportunities on this occasion of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARYau Tsim MongThe Chinese General Chamber of Commerce (Tel: 2525 6385)
26/6/2017 – 27/6/2017Chinese Painting and Calligraphy Exhibition by Guangzhou and Hong Kong Artists for Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Exhibition Hall, 6/F, Sheung Wan Civic Centre)An exhibition featuring Chinese paintings and calligraphy by Hong Kong and Guangzhou artists, to arouse public interest in Chinese art and culture and to promote cultural exchangeCentral and WesternK. Wah International Holdings Limited (Tel: 5933 1986)
27/6/2017Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of Hong Kong's Reunification Cantonese Opera Show 2017 by Yau Tsim Mong Area Committees (Grand Theatre, Hong Kong Cultural Centre)To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR with residents of Yau Tsim Mong District with the appreciation of full-length Cantonese OperaYau Tsim MongYau Tsim Mong District Office, Yau Tsim Mong East Area Committee, Yau Tsim Mong South Area Committee, Yau Tsim Mong West Area Committee, and Yau Tsim Mong North Area Committee (Tel: 2399 2745 / Email: doytm@had.gov.hk)
27/6/2017A Walk Through the Last 20 Years - Concert in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Sheung Wan Civic Centre - Theatre)An evening variety show comprising singing and dance performances in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR with the publicCentral and WesternCentral and Western District Association for Culture and Arts (Tel: 2858 9115 / Email: info@cwdaca.org)
27/6/2017The Grand Concert Performance for the Celebration of HKSAR’s 20th Anniversary (Concert Hall, Hong Kong Cultural Centre)Performed by the Shanghai Philharmonic Orchestra, the concert celebrates the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR with the public through the art of musicYau Tsim MongKowloon Federation of Associations (Tel: 2397 1822 / Email: info@klnfas.org.hk)
28/6/2017Cultural Night in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Sunbeam Theatre, North Point)To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR with residents of the district through cultural and arts performanceEasternTask Group on Festival Celebrations and Eastern District Council (Tel: 2886 6592 / Email: doe@had.gov.hk)
28/6/2017 – 4/7/2017Contemporary Prints by Chinese Artists (Hong Kong Central Library)An exhibition to showcase the masterworks from Contemporary Chinese calligraphists and painters in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR and to enhance the knowledge of the public on contemporary Chinese artWan ChaiHong Kong Celebrations Association (Tel: 3652 5700)
28/6/2017 – 4/7/2017The Beauty of Hong Kong and Inner Mongolia Photo Contest cum Exhibition (Hong Kong Central Library)To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR and the 70th anniversary of the establishment of the Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, the Photo Contest cum Exhibition is organised to highlight the unique features of the two regions, enhance mutual understanding and promote cultural exchangeWan ChaiHong Kong Celebrations Association (Tel: 2715 6671 / Email: info@hknmfoto.net)
28/6/2017 – 9/2017 (Tentative)“On Sharks and Humanity” Exhibition (Hong Kong Maritime Museum)On the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR, an exhibition featuring artworks in a variety of media to explore the symbiotic and harmonious relationship between sharks and humans as well as marine life will be presented, also for promoting the message of maritime conservation Central and Western Hong Kong Maritime Museum and Parkview Arts Action (Tel: 3713 2500 / Email: info@hkmaritimemuseum.org)
28/6/2017The Evening dinner to celebrate the founded 20th Anniversary of Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (Restaurant in the district)A banquet to share the joy of reunification with the community spreading care and happiness aroundKowloon CityKowloon City District Association for Celebration of Re-unification of Hong Kong with China (Tel: 2766 2579 / Email: kcdafc@gmail.com)
28/6/2017My motherland - Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HK (Hong Kong Polytechnic University Jockey Club Auditorium)Programmes include singing performances and performing traditional Chinese musical instruments to promote Chinese art and culture, with a view to fostering youngsters’ recognition of the country Kowloon City World Outstanding Chinese Youth Association (Tel: 2566 5968 / Email: yogi@hkiama.org)
29/6/2017 - 15/10/2017The Hong Kong Jockey Club Series: Hall of Mental Cultivation of The Palace Museum – Imperial Residence of Eight Emperors (Hong Kong Heritage Museum)To feature around 200 artefacts of the Yangxindian to reveal to the public its political, historical and cultural importance in historySha TinLeisure and Cultural Services Department and The Palace Museum (Tel: 2721 0116 / Email: hkmaenquiries@lcsd.gov.hk)
29/6/2017 - 30/6/2017Mongolian State Morin Khuur Ensemble (29/6/2017: Concert Hall , Hong Kong City Hall ; 30/6/2017: Auditorium , Sha Tin Town Hall)The Mongolian State Morin Khuur Ensemble will present the authentic Mongolian traditional music bringing the audience to feel the vast and stunning Mongolian Plateau through their fascinating voices and tunesCross-districtsLeisure and Cultural Services Department (Tel: 2268 7321 / Email: cp2@lcsd.gov.hk)
29/6/2017Two Decades of Elegance – HKSAR 20th Anniversary Celebration (The Hong Kong Jockey Club Amphitheatre, Hong Kong Academy of Performing Arts)Young musicians from Hong Kong and Shenzhen will showcase their music talents by performing “Butterfly Lovers” and “Yellow River”, with a view to promoting cultural exchange and celebrating the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARWan ChaiThe Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts (Tel: 2584 8517 / Email: communications@hkapa.edu)
29/6/2017 – 5/7/2017Hong Kong Maritime Industry's Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR cum Welcoming the Visit of YU KUN Ship (The YU KUN Ship of Tsim Sha Tsui Ocean Terminal)YU KUN will arrive at Hong Kong during the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR, for maritime education to the public, as well as technology and knowledge exchange between local students and crew membersYau Tsim MongHong Kong Seamen's Union (Tel: 2332 0766 / Email: mail@hksu1946.hk)
29/6/2017Choral Concert (Hong Kong Coliseum)Through choral concert to share with the public the festive atmosphere and joy of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARYau Tsim MongHong Kong Celebrations Association (Tel: 3652 5700)
29/6/2017Variety Show in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of HKSAR (local restaurant in Sheung Shui)A variety show for residents of the North District to celebrate together the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR, promote nationalism, establish closer connection and build a harmonious communityNorthThe Association of the North District People for the Celebration of the Return of Hong Kong Limited (Tel: 2670 1696)
29/6/2017 – 1/7/2017Bauhinia Nurturing for Hong Kong (Victoria Peak Garden)A planting event to engage Chinese youth from Hong Kong and all over the world to plant Bauhinia in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARCentral and WesternThe Committee of Youth Activities in Hong Kong (Tel: 2598 9385 / Email: kimchoi@hkuya.org.hk)
29/6/2017 – 2/7/2017Innovation in Science and Technology. Realization of our Dreams Innovative Science and Technology Exhibition (Victoria Park)An exhibition features the Long March 1 Rocket, Tianzhou 1 Spaceship, drone flying shows and modern robot display, etc., highlighting the aerospace achievement of the Mainland on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARWan ChaiHong Kong Celebrations Association (Tel: 3652 5700)
29/6/20172017 School Sports Programme Prize Presentation Ceremony cum Carnival (Shek Kip Mei Park Sports Centre)Programmes include sports demonstration, play-in and stall games with the aim to foster students' interest in sports, encourage them to participate in sports on regularly basis and develop a healthy and active lifestyleSham Shui PoLeisure and Cultural Services Department (Tel: 2601 7602 / Email: ssp@lcsd.gov.hk)
29/6/2017的士司機從業員總會慶祝香港回歸祖國20周年嘉年華 (English name not available) (Tamar Park)Programmes include singing performance and juggling to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARCentral and WesternTaxi Drivers and Operators Association (Tel: 2192 2222)
29/6/2017HKFYG Co-created art by 1000+ Youth (Number 200, Queens Road East, Lee Tung Street, Wan Chai, Hong Kong)A mass participation of art drawing by over 1,000 young people to demonstrate their creativity and energy, in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARWan ChaiThe Hong Kong Federation of Youth Groups (Tel: 2130 4000 / Email: clc@hkfyg.org.hk)
29/6/2017 – 27/8/2017寧夏一帶一路考察(6月、8月) / 寧夏優秀學生赴港夏令營 (7月) (English name not available) (Hong Kong, Ningxia)Activities include visits to green energy companies and historical sites of Ningxia, with a view to enhancing Hong Kong students’ knowledge of this strategic area of the Belt and Road as well as our Motherland, on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the reunificationCross-districtHong Kong - Ningxia Youth Exchange Promotion Association Limited (Tel:2795 4248 / Email:ningxia.hk@gmail.com)
30/6/2017Tai Po Mid-night Run 2017 in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Tai Po Waterfront Park)A long-distance running competition to encourage the public to participate in sports activities, seek self-enhancement and to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARTai PoTai Po Sports Association (Tel:2664 8661 / Email:tpsa@tpsa.org.hk)
30/6/2017 – 2/7/2017Chinese Opera Festival 2017 :“The Grand Birthday Greetings at Xianghua Mountain” by the Chinese Artists Association of Hong Kong (Grand Theatre, Hong Kong Cultural Centre)A grand-scale routine playlet featuring local artists of different generations to showcase the artistry of Cantonese opera in its traditional form, in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARYau Tsim MongLeisure and Cultural Services Department (Tel: 2268 7325 / Email: cp2@lcsd.gov.hk)
30/6/2017Cantonese Opera for Celebration of Reunification (Auditorium, Tsuen Wan Town Hall)A performance to promote the Cantonese Opera and in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARTsuen WanTsuen Wan District Office and Tsuen Wan Committee for Celebration of Reunification of Hong Kong with China (Tel: 2439 4037 / Email: miniatw@yahoo.com.hk)
30/6/2017Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of HKSAR - Tai Po Music and Arts Carnival (Tai Po Waterfront Park)Attracted by the performance of a variety of genres and a series of leisure experiences including arts booths, ponies and gourmet leisure activities featured under the daylight, while arts groups and renowned singers at the night time concert, participants of all ages will celebrate the 20th anniversary of the reunificationTai PoTai Po District Office (Tel: 3580 2687 / Email: dotp@had.gov.hk)
30/6/2017 – 2/7/2017Kwai Tsing District Cultural & Art Performance in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Kwai Tsing Theatre)Three different sessions of cultural and arts performances aim for local residents to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR togetherKwai TsingKwai Tsing Volunteer Develop Team (Tel: 2494 4554)
30/6/2017Speak for Success Programme Sharing Session cum Award Presentation Ceremony (28/F, HSBC Headquarters)To recognise students who have actively participated and demonstrated outstanding performance in the programme and provide a platform for them to share their learning outcomes with guests, thereby preparing them with better communiation and presentation skills for the opportunities aheadCentral and WesternVocational Training Council (Tel: 3519 1796)
30/6/2017HK20 - Lan Kwai Fong Handover Anniversary Party (Lan Kwai Fong)To share the joy of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR with the public and tourists by holding a party featuring street performance, interactive games, live bands and dancing performance, etc. Central and WesternLan Kwai Fong Association (Tel: 2523 8010)
30/6/2017 – 29/7/2017Beijing Multimedia Internship Programme 2017 (Hong Kong to Beijing)An internship programme for high school and college students to experience the working culture and environment in the Mainland, so as to broaden their horizon and prepare them for the opportunities to comeNot applicableHong Kong Multimedia Design Association (Tel: 3543 0700 / Email: marva@hkmmda.com)
30/6/2017The Banquet in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Tsing Yi North East) (Local restaurant in district)A banquet with variety shows for residents with the aim to foster a harmonious community and celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR Kwai TsingUnion of Women (Cheung On) (Tel: 2432 9739)
30/6/2017慶祝香港回歸祖國20周年創意鼓樂大匯演 (English name not available) (Ko Shan Theatre New Wing Auditorium)A drum show performed by children to showcase their musical talents and boost the festive atmosphere in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARKowloon CityHong Kong Kids Drum Association (Tel: 2370 3378)
30/6/2017 – 3/7/2017Beijing Opera Performance to welcome the 20th anniversary of return of Hong Kong in 2017 (Sunbeam Theatre, North Point) Beijing opera performances to promote traditional culture on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR EasternHong Kong United Arts Entertainment Co. Ltd (Tel: 2856 0149 / Email: hkuae@netvigator.com)
30/6/2017Hong Kong Youth Music Festival 2017 (Hong Kong Coliseum)A youth concert in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARYau Tsim MongHong Kong Celebrations Association (Tel: 3652 5700)
30/6/2017Grand Variety Show in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of Hong Kong’s Return to the Motherland (Hall 5, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre)A spectacular show featuring renowned artists and groups, including pop singers and young arts elites with live telecastWan ChaiThe Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (Tel: 2651 4419 / Email: ckcmak@lcsd.gov.hk)
7/20172017 We Did It Award Scheme and the Award Ceremony (Hong Kong Disneyland (venue of the Award Ceremony))To encourage secondary school students to actively participate in volunteer servicesIslandsHong Kong Disneyland (in partnership with the Committee on Home-School Co-operation) (Tel: 3698 4376 / Email: chsc@chsc.hk)
24/9/2017Backstreet Art + Run (Back alleys in Kwun Tong)A back alley art and fun-filled running project to bring energy, joy and a healthy city lifestyle to Kowloon EastKwun TongDevelopment Bureau and RunOurCity (Tel: 3590 2208 / Email: cs@runourcity.org)
12/8/2017 - 13/8/2017Fun with Bubbles @ Central Harbourfront (Central Harbourfront Event Space, entrance close to the Central Piers)With bubbles of different shapes and sizes to create a joyful environment for the harbourfront area, the event also includes stage performances, game booths and workshops organised by a local clown group for free public enjoyment. The event will be held from 2pm to 6pm on both days.Central and WesternDevelopment Bureau (Tel: 3509 7754 / Email: idatse@devb.gov.hk)
7/2017Cultural Exchange Programmes for the Youth (Venue to be confirmed)Cultural exchange programmes aim to enrich young people’s understanding of the Belt and Road Initiative and national affairs To be confirmedPolice Public Relations Branch, Hong Kong Police Force (Tel: 2860 6157 / Email: jpc-office-1-pprb@police.gov.hk)
1/7/2017Carnival in celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the HKSAR (To Kwa Wan Recreation Ground)A carnival to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of HKSAR and to create a joyous ambience in the communityKowloon CityKowloon City District Association for Celebration of Re-unification of Hong Kong with China (Tel:2766 2579 / Email:kcdafc@gmail.com)
1/7/2017Get Energised – Kwai Tsing 20A Celebration Party (Tsing Yi Sports Centre)A gala which comprises of youth talent show, hand-made art booth, electronic games etc. to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARKwai TsingKwai Tsing District Office (Tel: 2494 4550 / Email: dokwt@had.gov.hk)
1/7/2017Dancing Party in Celebration of the Reunification Anniversary (Jockey Club Auditorium, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University)To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR through dancing competition and variety showKowloon CityKowloon City District Office, Kwun Tong District Office, Sham Shui Po District Office, Wong Tai Sin District Office and Yau Tsim Mong District Office (Tel: 3691 8181 / Email: dokc@had.gov.hk)
1/7/2017 - 3/7/2017 and 5/7/2017 - 9/7/2017In Times of Turmoil (Theatre, Hong Kong City Hall)Based on novel by Dr. Leung Fung-yee, adapted by Chan Yiu-hung and directed by Anthony Chan, the story is about the characters against the backdrop of historical events, highlighting many types of bonds — between siblings, lovers, friends, extending into family and country — in this moving tale about yesteryearsCentral and WesternHong Kong Repertory Theatre (Tel: 3103 5900 / Email: enquiry@hkrep.com)
1/7/2017Storm the Park - Splish Splash@Tin Yip Road Park (Tin Yip Road Park (Artificial Soccer Pitch))To organise water games and carnival activities for participants to have fun with water, bringing joyful experience to the communityYuen longLeisure and Cultural Services Department (Tel: 2478 4342 / Email: yldo@lcsd. gov.hk)
1/7/2017Free admission to leisure facilities (Different sports venues in 18 districts)Leisure and Cultural Services Department to open up most of its fee-charging leisure facilities for free use by the public on 1 July 2017 in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARCross-districtsLeisure and Cultural Services Department (Tel: 2414 5555 / Email: enquiries@lcsd.gov.hk)
1/7/2017Lifeline Express International Sight Saving Mission Inauguration Ceremony (MTR Academy - Hung Hom Centre, 1st Floor, MTR Hung Hom Building)To hold an inauguration ceremony introducing the history and way-forward of the Lifeline Express , with a view to building a caring, loving and inclusive society, upon the 20th anniversary of the HKSARYau Tsim MongLifeline Express Hong Kong Foundation (Tel:2861 0862 / Email:office@lifelineexpress.corp.com.hk)
27/9/20172017 CEPA Business Forum (Sheraton Hong Kong Hotel & Towers)The forum aims to familiarise the trade with the latest measures of CEPA and to review its development in promoting economic and trade relations between Hong Kong and the MainlandYau Tsim MongThe Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region and Ministry of Commerce of the People’s Republic of China (Tel: 2398 5667 / Email: cepa@tid.gov.hk)
1/7/2017Tsuen Wan Carnival in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Shopping Mall of D‧Park)To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR and enhance parent-child relationship and family harmony through the activities such as booth games and DIY workshop in the carnivalTsuen WanTsuen Wan District Office and Tsuen Wan Committee for Celebration of Reunification of Hong Kong with China (Tel: 2439 4037 / Email: miniatw@yahoo.com.hk)
1/7/2017觀塘區各界慶祝香港特別行政區成立二十週年 同心邁進系列活動 (觀塘區多個不同地點) (English name not available) (Various locations in Kwun Tong)Carnivals with game booths in several locations of Kwun Tong for the local community to have fun and share the joy of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARKwun TongKowloon Federation of Associations Kwun Tong District Committee (Tel: 2342 6860)
1/7/201720th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR Flag-raising ceremony cum Toasting Ceremony (Ginza Square , Tin Shui Wai)A flag-raising ceremony and toasting ceremony held in Yuen Long District to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR with local residentsYuen LongYuen Long District Coordinating Committee for Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Tel: 2477 5477)
1/7/2017Flag-raising Ceremony in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of HKSAR (Sheung Shui Reunification Garden)A flag-raising ceremony held for residents of North District to celebrate the 20th anniversary of Hong Kong’s Return to the Motherland NorthThe Association of the North District People for the Celebration of the Return of Hong Kong Limited (Tel: 2670 1696)
1/7/2017 – 31/8/2017“Made in Hong Kong” Street Carnival in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR and “Made in Hong Kong” Creative Markets (1/7/2017 “Made in Hong Kong” Street Carnival in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR and 1/7/2017 – 31/8/2017 “Made in Hong Kong” Creative Markets: D2 Place)Street carnival and creative markets with singing and dance performances, game booths, local food, outdoor neon lighting decoration, handicraft, workshops and local language lighting in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARSham Shui PoLaws Fashion Group Limited (Tel: 3620 3098 / 2557 7988 / Email: marketing@d2place.com)
1/7/2017Lamma Dragon Boat Race in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the HKSAR (Sok Kwu Wan Playground, Lamma Island (Near Sok Kwu Wan Pier))A dragon boat race to celebrate the 20th anniversary with the residents and to foster a harmonious communityIslandsLamma Island (South) Rural Committee and Lamma Island Association Society (Tel: 2982 8513 / Email: chowyuktongmh@yahoo.com.hk)
1, 9, 16, 23, 30/7/2017 and 6, 13, 20, 27/8/2017The 20th Anniversary Dodgeball Cup (Wong Tai Sin District)In celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR, the competition aims to promote dodgeball sport and exercise in the community with a view to promoting the development of the sport and fostering a healthy lifestyle among youngsters Wong Tai SinHong Kong China Dodgeball Federation (Tel: 3188 4004 / Email: hkcsf@forc.hk)
1/7/2017中西區慶回歸嘉年華 (English name not available) (Sheung Wan Cultural Square)A carnival featuring singing and dance performances, magic show, lion dance, game booths, etc., for residents of the district to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARCentral and Western中西區各界慶祝香港回歸二十周年統籌委員會 (English name not available) (Tel:2541 8785)
1/7/2017 – 2/7/2017Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR - Reunification Cup (Various locations)A territory-wide two-day team event for lawn bowlers, to promote sports among the public, foster a healthy lifestyle and celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARCross-districtHong Kong Lawn Bowls Association (Tel: 2504 8249 / Email: howard@hklba.org)
7/2017 – 8/2017Hong Kong Youth Badminton Championships 2017 (Various Sports Centre)A badminton event to be held for local youth during the summer holiday with a view to promoting a healthy lifestyle and celebrating the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARCross-districtsHong Kong Badminton Association Limited (Tel: 2504 8318 / Email: hkba@hkolympic.org)
1/7/2017Marathon Run to Celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Shing Mun River Footpath)A marathon including half-marathon and 10km races to encourage the public to participate in sports activities, develop healthy and positive values towards life and foster social harmonySha TinActivist Association Limited (Tel:2607 1780 / Email:inquiry@acthk.org)
7/2017 – 8/2017童心義遊:香港童軍廣東省服務考察計劃 (English name not available) (Hong Kong to Guangdong Province)An exchange programme for young people to provide voluntary teaching service in Guangdong Province, thus enhancing their understanding about Chinese history and culture, promoting cultural exchange between the youth from Hong Kong and the Mainland and developing inclusiveness among themNot applicableScout Association of Hong Kong (Tel: 2957 6400 / Email: il@scout.org.hk)
7/2017 – 9/2017We Love Upgrading Scheme (Various locations)To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR and the 25th anniversary of the establishment of the Employees Retraining Board (ERB), local residents aged 15 or above with educational attainment at or below sub-degree level can enroll in a half-day or evening non-placement-tied course, with a view to encouraging the public to pursue continuous learning so as to leverage on more new opportunities in futureCross-districtEmployees Retraining Board (ERB) (Tel:182 182 / Email:erbhk@erb.org)
7/2017 – 9/9/2017TWGHs Free Medical Services Donation Scheme (7/2017 – 9/2017(Scheme promotion): 18 Districts in Hong Kong; 9/9/2017(Charity Dinner Show): Convention Hall, Hong Kong Exhibition and Convention Centre)Forraisingfunds for the TWGHs to provide free medical services and to build a caring and inclusive community, promotion will be made through various channels (including radio and mail appeals) and the finale “Charity Dinner Show” featuring performances by Caring Stars and Caring AmbassadorsCross-districtTung Wah Group of Hospitals (Tel:2859 7888 / Email:enquiry@tungwah.org.hk)
1/7/2017繽紛活力慶回歸親子同樂日 (English name not available) (Tsuen Wan West Sports Centre)To enhance parent-child relationship and build a harmonious society through a parent-child fun dayTsuen WanTsuen Wan Committee for Celebration of Reunification of Hong Kong With China (Tel: 5343 2158)
1/7/2017 – 2/7/2017Confucius Dance Drama (Hong Kong Coliseum)To promote Confucian values through dance drama, on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARYau Tsim MongHong Kong Celebrations Association (Tel: 3652 5700)
1/7/2017Kwai Tsing District Carnival in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Community halls in Kwai Tsing District)A carnival features arts and cultural performances to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR with local residentsKwai TsingKwai Tsing Volunteer Develop Team (Tel: 2494 4554)
1/7/2017Hong Kong Island’s Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR Together with Children and Cantonese Opera (Arena, 2/F, Sun Yat Sen Memorial Park Sports Centre)An occasion for children to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR through Cantonese opera and interactive gamesCentral and WesternCentral and Western District Office (Tel: 2852 3874 / Email: yuen_ki_tsang@had.gov.hk)
7/2017 – 10/2017 Sham Shui Po District Outstanding Youth Award (Application: (3/7/2017 - 22/9/2017: Application; 21/10/2017: Interview)To recognise those young persons with outstanding performance in the areas of academic, arts, sports, career, leadership potential and contributions to the community of the district, hoping to encourage them to continue to contribute and prepare for the opportunities aheadNot applicable Sham Shui Po District Youth Programme Committee (Tel: 2150 8185 / Email: dossp@had.gov.hk)
7/2017 – 11/2017 Sham Shui Po District Outstanding Youth Volunteer Award (3/7/2017 - 22/9/2017: Application; 4/11/2017: Interview)To recognise those young volunteers with commitments and contributions to the society of the district, hoping to inspire more young people to participate in voluntary services and contribute to the societyNot applicable Sham Shui Po District Youth Programme Committee (Tel: 2150 8185 / Email: dossp@had.gov.hk)
1/7/2017Wanchai Talent Extravaganza in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of Hong Kong's Reunification with China (Leighton Hill Community Hall)To celebrate with local residents the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR through a music extravaganza featuring singing, choir, Chinese opera and Chinese orchestra performancesWan ChaiWanchai Kai-Fong Welfare Association (Tel: 2838 6915)
1/7/2017Hong Kong Wan Chai District Association to celebration the return of Hong Kong to the twenty anniversary of the twentieth anniversary of the return of the cup (Southorn Playground)A football match to encourage local residents to participate in sports activities, with a view to building a healthy and harmonious communityWan ChaiThe Hong Kong Wan Chai District Association Ltd (Tel: 2877 6788 / Email: info.wanchaida@gmail.com)
7/2017 – 12/2017Basic Law Mobile Resource Centre (Various public and private housing estates)To promote the Basic Law through exhibition panels, interactive computer games and stall games, helping the public to understand more about the Basic LawCross districtsConstitutional and Mainland Affairs Bureau (Tel: 2810 3908 / Email: basiclaw@cmab.gov.hk)
1/7/2017Fireworks Display to Celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Victoria Harbour)A 23-minute fireworks display will light up the sky of Victoria Harbour with about 40 000 firing shells discharged from five barges. Synchronised with different pieces of music and fireworks effects and coupled with graphics and text displayed on the LED facade of the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, the large-scale fireworks display will tell stories of Hong Kong’s past and futureCross-districtsFireworks Display Organising Committee (Tel:2591 1340 / Email: ent_enquiry@lcsd.gov.hk)
1/7/2017開心幸運里 (English name not available) (Central Harbourfront Event Space)Through carnival and concerts with the theme of past Hong Kong, the public will cherish the unique feelings towards Hong Kong on this occasion of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR Central and Western Hong Kong Association of Cultural Industries Limited (Tel: 2885 8163)
1/7/2017歡聚同賀回歸20周年盆菜聯歡晚會 (English name not available) (Amphitheatre in Choi Yuen Estate)A traditional basin feast to promote Chinese tradition and to share with residents the joy of reunification, with a view to fostering a harmonious communityNorthThe Association of the North District People for the Celebration of the Return of Hong Kong Limited (Tel: 2670 1696)
1/7/2017回歸廿載 ‧至愛我家 (English name not available) (Nina Tower, Tsuen Wan)A variety show to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR with an aim to enhance the participants’ sense of belonging to Hong KongTsuen WanChinachem Group (Tel: 2500 7347 / Email: info@chinachemgroup.com)
1/7/2017Yau Tsim Mong Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (MacPherson Playground, Mongkok)A carnival with classic motor cars exhibition, game booths, lion dance, mini electric-vehicles experience, variety show, etc. to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR and bring joyfulness to the communityYau Tsim MongKowloon Federation Associations Yau Tsim Mong District Committee (Tel:2782 3686 / Email:info@klnfas.org.hk)
1/7/2017Beach Volleyball Competition & Beach Soccer Game in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Tin Yip Road Artificial Sand Court)An event to enhance festive atmosphere on this occasion of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARYuen LongYuen Long District Coordinating Committee for Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Tel: 2477 5477)
7/2017 – 3/2018Get to Know the Basic Law@Let's Join in 2017 (Various locations)Activities include orienteering competition, exhibition, Basic Law online quiz and photo-taking competition, etc., with the aim to enhance the community's understanding of the Basic Law Cross-districtsEast Kowloon Youth Society Limited (Tel: 3563 7790 / Email: info@ekys.org.hk)
7/2017 – 8/2017Contributory Events for the 20th Anniversary of the HKSAR (Association of Hong Kong Flag-guards, Ju Ching Chu Secondary School (Tuen Mun) and The Pak Tam Chung Holiday Camp)Activities include training on flag raising, sharing session, award presentation and day camp, for fostering youngsters’ sense of national belongingCross-districtsAssociation of Hong Kong Flag-guards (Tel: 2433 1633 / Email: info@ahkf.org.hk)
7/2017 – 9/2017Christian Action SHINE Centre - "Together Progress Opportunity - Drawing Competition"" Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of Establishment of HKSAR (8/9/2017 (Presentation Ceremony): Tuen Mun Town Hall Exhibition Gallery)"A territory-wide painting competition for ethnic minorities to tell their stories through artwork on this occasion of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR, with a view to fostering an inclusive communityCross-districtsSHINE Centre - Christian Action (Tel: 3422 3820 / 3188 4555)
1/7/2017Flag Raising Ceremony in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (Golden Bauhinia Square, Wan Chai) A ceremony including the singing of National Anthem, land parade by the Guards of Honour, sea parade by disciplined launches and fly fast by the Government Flying ServicesWan ChaiThe Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (Tel: 2835 2349 / Email: enquiry_sdt@had.gov.hk)
1/7/2017Tai Po District Flag Raising Ceremony 2017 (Amphitheatre, Tai Po Waterfront Park)Programmes include flag raising, as well as singing and dancing performances to enhance the community’s recognition of nationality and sense of belonging to our countryTai PoTai Po Federation of All Circles (Tel: 2667 2332)
1/7/2017慶祝香港特別行政區成立20周年 獅子山下一家人‧文康武術匯演 (English name not available) (Wong Tai Sin Square)Martial arts performances to uphold the spirit of traditional Chinese martial arts and to promote sports, fostering a harmonious communityWong Tai SinKowloon Federation of Association (Tel: 2397 1822)
1/7/2017Hong Kong Reunification Raceday (Sha Tin Racecourse)Programmes include two feature races, silver band and Chinese acrobatic troupe performances, digital game booths, etc., in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARSha TinThe Hong Kong Jockey Club (Tel: 1817 / Email: customer.care@hkjc.com)
1/7/2017 – 31/10/2017慶回歸玉器文化藝術推廣月(English name not available) (Canton Road Jade Street)Activities include exhibition, jade authentication and display stalls, etc., with the aim to promote art and culture of jade artifacts, in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARYau Tsim MongHong Kong and Kowloon Jade Merchants and Workers Union Association (Tel: 9461 5922 / 9017 4553)
7/2017 – 8/2017Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR - Heung Yee Kuk Reunification Cup Football Tournament (Tai Po Kwong Fu Road Artificial Grass Pitch)A football match to foster a cohesive community and promote sports, in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARTai PoHeung Yee Kuk New Territories (Tel: 2336 1151 / Email: nthyk@netvigator.com)
7/2017 – 8/2017, 15/10/2017慶祝回歸20周年 - 十八區親子健康烹飪比賽 (English name not available) (7/2017 – 8/2017 Preliminary: 18 districts in Hong Kong; 15/10/2017 Finals: Towngas cooking center)An event includes cooking contest to promote harmonious family relationship and healthy diet in the community, during whichthe underprivileged participants will also be served by guest chefs Cross districtsThe Hong Kong and China Gas Company Limited (Tel: 2963 2728)
1/7/201720th Anniversary - Variety Show (Hong Kong Cultural Centre - Piazza Areas A,B,C)A variety show with performances in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARYau Tsim MongKowloon Federation of Associations (Tel: 2397 1822)
1/7/2017合家歡慶回歸嘉年華 (English name not available) (Aldrich Bay Park)Activities include variety show, talk on health and booth games for all ages to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAREasternShaukiwan & Chaiwan Residents Fraternal Association (Tel:2560 2730)
7/2017 – 12/20172017 Qianhai Shenzhen-Hong Kong-Macao Youth Innovation and Entrepreneurship Competition (Cocoon, 3/F Citicorp Centre)A campaign to provide young people of Hong Kong, Macau and Shenzhen with the opportunities to participate in the development of Qianhai as well as to foster cooperation of the three places in various aspects, on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARWan ChaiQianhai International Liaison Services Ltd (Tel:3462 9800)
7/2017 – 12/201720 Styles of Hong Kong Kung Fu (Not applicable)Joining hands with Wushu sector, the organiser introduces and demonstrates an exercise “Hong Kong 20” at 18 districts with a view to giving positive energy to the community and share the joy of reunificationNot applicableHong Kong 20th Birthday (Tel: 2799 7688)
7/2017 – 12/2017Mothers of Hong Kong (Not applicable)An event to invite for photos of “Mothers of Hong Kong” and upload the photobook on internet for sharing, aiming to praise all mothers, in the celebration of Hong Kong’s return to the MotherlandNot applicableHong Kong 20th Birthday (Tel: 2799 7688)
7/2017 – 12/2017Cherish Angel Charity 2017 Public Welfare Campaigns (Various locations)Activities include visiting the elderly, visits to theme park and cruise by low income families, volunteer mission in the Mainland and performances for the elderly, fostering a harmonious and caring communityCross-districtCherish Angel Charity Limited (Tel: 2877 8685)
1/7/2017 and 22/7/2017Unison Gala in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of Hong Kong's Reunification with the Motherland (Wong Tai Sin Square, Tsui Ping Estate (Kwun Tong))Activities include singing and dancing performances, Teochew opera as well as food carnival to share the joy of the reunificationCross-districtKowloon East Chaoren Association Ltd (Tel:3572 0676 / Email: kecsl@yahoo.com.hk)
2/7/2017 - 9/10/2017 The Hong Kong Jockey Club Series: Longevity and Virtues: Birthday Celebrations of the Qing Emperors and Empress Dowagers (Hong Kong Museum of History)Through the Qing court rite, this exhibition features the cultural significance of birthday celebrations in China and the tradition of the moral pursuit of respect for the agedYau Tsim MongLeisure and Cultural Services Department and The Palace Museum (Tel: 2724 9042 / Email: hkmh@lcsd.gov.hk)
2/7/2017You Raise Me Up Variety Show in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of Hong Kong's Reunification with the Motherland (Queen Elizabeth Stadium, Wan Chai)To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR through a series of singing and various performances with the theme to promote “Gratitude, Love, Care, Optimism, Hope”Wan ChaiWan Chai District Office and Causeway Bay Kai-fong Welfare Advancement Association (Tel: 2835 2216 / Email: milly_cm_cheng@had.gov.hk)
2/7/2017Guangdong - Hong Kong - Macao Hydro-Fitness Competition & Integrative Performance (Shing Mun Valley Swimming Pool)An event includes hydro-fitness competition and performance, as well as fun day activities in order to share the joyfulness of hydro-fitness with participants and the public, and enhance their knowledge about healthiness of hydro-fitness activities, building a healthy and harmonious societyTsuen WanPhysical Fitness Association of Hong Kong, China Limited (Tel: 2838 9594 / Email: info@hkpfa.org.hk)
2/7/2017Arts and Cultural Extravaganza In Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of Hong Kong's Reunification with Motherland (Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall)An event comprising Chinese opera, children’s choir, Chinese and Western dancing, musical instrument performances and artistic cycling, etc., to share with local residents the joy of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARCentral and WesternWan Chai District Arts, Cultural, Recreational and Sports Association Limited (Tel: 2895 5172)
2/7/2017文化交匯‧認識一帶一路‧回歸二十周年新里程嘉年華 (English name not available) (Hong Kong Cultural Centre - Piazza Areas A,B,C)Programmes include launching ceremony, game booths and performances, etc., in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR Yau Tsim MongKowloon Federation of Associations (Tel: 2397 1822)
2/7/2017National Band of New Zealand: Concert in Hong Kong (Auditorium, Yuen Long Theatre)A concert featuring brass band music performance, Aotearoa Maori group traditional dance to promote cultural exchange and social integrationYuen LongNew Zealand Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong (Email: Exec.officer@nzcchk.com)
2/7/2017The Hong Kong Wan Chai District Association Celebrates 20th Anniversary of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region and Dragon Chinese Traditional Culture Carnival (Southorn Playground)A traditional dragon dance performance and game booths with the aim to share with local community the joy of the celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARWan ChaiThe Hong Kong Wan Chai District Association Ltd (Tel: 2877 6788 / Email: info.wanchaida@gmail.com)
2/7/2017廿載情-中華武術慶回歸 (English name not available) (Wong Tai Sin Square)Programmes include Tai Chi and Bagua Palm performances, dragon lion dance, as well as Chinese dance, etc., to promote Chinese martial arts and sports, fostering a harmonious communityWong Tai SinLeung Yat Chor Tai Chi Institute (Tel: 9365 0038)
2/7/2017Wuyi Association of Hong Kong Cup - Dragon and Lion Dance Competition and Choy Li Fut Kung Fu Performance in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Tin Fai Road Sports Centre)Events with the aim to promote traditional Chinese martial arts and sports, fostering a cohesive communityYuen LongTin Shui Wai Women Association Limited (Tel: 2447 7499 / Email: hktswwomen@yahoo.com.hk)
2/7/2017Free Ride Day on Star Ferry (Kowloon Point Ferry Pier, Central Pier no. 7, Wan Chai Ferry Pier)To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR, passengers can take a free Star ferry ride on 2 July 2017 for the Tsim Sha Tsui/Central and Tsim Sha Tsui/Wan Chai routesCross-districtsThe "Star"" Ferry Company, Limited (Tel: 2367 7065)"
2/7/2017Fun Fair of Celebrating the 20th anniversary of the return of Hong Kong to our Motherland (HKFEW Wong Cho Bau School)Activities include talent show and handicraft workshop, with a view to strengthening community ties and fostering a harmonious societyIslandsFestival Celebration Organizing Committee (Tung Chung) (Tel: 3520 1575)
2/7/20172017 Inter-school Dodgeball Championships (Tin Shui Wai Sports Centre)Inter-school competitions aim to promote and encourage students’ participation of the sport, fostering a healthy lifestyle of the young people, on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARYuen LongDodgeball Association of Hong Kong, China Limited (Tel: 5910 5276 / Email:info@dodgeball.org.hk)
2/7/2017The March and Performance for the Celebration of the 20th Anniversary in Chai Wan Area (Siu Sai Wan & Chai Wan)An event includes a kick-off ceremony and parade marching with lion dance and various performances to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAREasternChai Wan Area Kai-Fong Welfare Association Ltd (Tel: 2558 5157 / 2556 1236 / Email: admin@cwkf.org.hk)
2/7/2017Multicultural Show & Celebrating the 20th Anniversary of the HKSAR (Henry G.Leong Yaumatei Community Centre)A series of culture performances by different ethnic groups, together with game booths and lucky draw, etc., to showcase multiculture, fostering an inclusive and harmonious communityYau Tsim MongPakistan Islamic Welfare Union Inc HK (Tel: 3543 2786 / 2312 2786 / Email: info@pcsthk.org)
2/7/2017全城舞+動慶回歸 (English name not available) (Various locations in Shau Kei Wan)Programmes include kick-off ceremony, parade and carnival with different performances such as lion dance, folk dance and singing, etc., in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAREasternShaukiwan & Chaiwan Residents Fraternal Association (Tel: 2560 2730)
3/7/2017慶祝香港回歸祖國20周年-粵曲群英薈(English name not available) (Hong Kong Coliseum)A Cantonese operatic songs concert for celebrating the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARYau Tsim MongHong Kong Celebrations Association (Tel: 3652 5700)
3/7/2017香港回歸20周年音樂會 (English name not available) (Hong Kong Cultural Centre Concert Hall)A concert comprising musical instrument playing, solo and choral world, Chinese and Hong Kong famous songs to share with the local community the joy of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARYau Tsim MongHong Kong Federation Overseas Chinese Associations (Tel: 2545 0080 / Email: info@hkfoca.org)
4/7/2017Reception in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR in Kwun Tong District (A restaurant in the district)Through the reception, residents, district personalities and representatives from the government all gather happily to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of HKSARKwun TongKwun Tong District Council and Kwun Tong District Office (Tel: 2759 8033 / Email: ally_nl_chow@had.gov.hk)
4/7/2017Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of Hong Kong's Reunification with the Motherland – Yau Tsim Mong North Area Tea Reception (Restaurant in the district)To celebrate the 20th anniversary of Hong Kong's return to the Motherland, the less privileged groups living in Yau Tsim Mong North Area will be invited to join the tea reception. Programmes include tea reception, ceremony and performancesYau Tsim Mong Yau Tsim Mong District Office (Tel: 2399 2752 / Email: doytm@had.gov.hk)
4/7/2017The 5th "Youth talk"" in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR (Christian Family Service Centre, 10/F, 3 Tsui Ping Road, Kwun Tong, Kowloon)"A speech by Warren Mok, Hong Kong’s famous tenor, to share his thoughts and knowledge on music study and performance, as well as promotion on the development of social music culture, with a view to promoting a positive outlook on life to youngsters on this occasion of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARKwun TongEndeavour Education Centre Limited (Tel: 2997 2390 / Email: info@endeavour.org.hk)
5/7/2017 – 16/7/2017The Painting shows of Visual arts to celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Exhibition Galleries 1-5, Hong Kong Central Library)The show aims to showcase a collection of Chinese calligraphy and paintings, western oil paintings, sculptures, ceramics and photographs, with a view to promoting arts and enhancing the arts appreciation level of the publicWan ChaiHong Kong Culture and Art Promotion Association (Tel:9109 1349)
5/7/2017 and 14/7/201741st Hong Kong Special Olympics Swimming Competition (Shing Mun Valley Swimming Pool)A swimming competition for local swimmers with intellectual disabilities and their invited counterparts from the Special Olympics China (Guangdong) and the Special Olympics Macau to realise their full potential and exchange swimming skills, with a view to cultivating a positive attitude and building a harmonious and inclusive communityTsuen WanHong Kong Sports Association for Persons with Intellectual Disability (Tel: 2161 9500 / Email: adm@hksapid.org.hk)
5/7/2017 – 6/7/2017Gourmet Young Master Chefs.Global Challenge 2017 (Chinese Cuisine Institute and 3/F Owner Box, Hong Kong Jockey Club, Happy Valley)An international culinary competition for professional young chefs and students of the hospitality as well as hotel management programmes for the title of “Gourmet Young Master Chefs – World Champion”, on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARCross-districtsThe International Association of Gourmet Master Chefs & Hospitality Executives (Tel: 2137 9388 / Email: cs@deli.com.hk)
5/7/2017 – 10/7/2017 and 25/8/2017 – 29/8/2017九龍西學界滬港交流(雙向)夏令營2017 (English name not available (Hong Kong, Shanghai)Activities include visits to renowned university and firms in Shanghai as well as experience-sharing by local employees and those from Hong Kong with a view to deepening students’ understanding of our MotherlandNot applicableThe Unified Association of Kowloon West Ltd., (Tel:2398 8948)
6/7/2017 - 9/7/2017 International Arts Carnival 2017 Opening Programme : China National Acrobatic Troupe (Grand Theatre, Hong Kong Cultural Centre)An internationally renowned China National Acrobatic Troupe to bring its award-winning acrobatic feats and stunning new works to Hong Kong Yau Tsim MongLeisure and Cultural Services Department (Tel: 2370 1044 / Email: fo@lcsd.gov.hk)
6/7/2017HKSAR 20th Anniversary Dance Sport Cup (Queen Elizabeth Stadium)Dance sport competitions by participants of different ages to showcase their talents and enhance the vibrancy of Hong KongWan ChaiHong Kong DanceSport Association (Tel: 2771 8171 / Email: hkdancesport@gmail.com)
7/7/2017 – 22/7/2017KCC New Century Elite Development Program 2017 (Back and forth Xiamen, Shunde, Zhuhai and Hong Kong)Under the theme of “The Influence of the Belt and Road Initiative on Economic Development of Greater China and the Promotion of Chinese Medicine”, a series of activities including talks, visits and seminars etc. are organised to facilitate cross-strait cultural exchanges of young people and enhance their understanding of the Mainland as well as Chinese medicineNot applicableKowloon Chamber of Commerce (Tel: 2760 0393 / Email: info@hkkcc.org.hk)
7/7/2017WDSF Asian Championship Hong Kong 2017 (Queen Elizabeth Stadium)An Asia region competition for dance sport elites worldwide to exchange skills, promote dance sport and share joy with the public in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARWan Chai DistrictHong Kong DanceSport Association (Tel:2771 8171 / Email:hkdancesport@gmail.com)
7/7/2017 – 13/7/2017World Harp Congress 2017 Hong Kong (Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts, Concert Hall of Hong Kong Cultural Centre, Concert Hall of Hong Kong City Hall and Jockey Club Auditorium of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University)A world harp congress attracts 800 harpists from 50 countries with a wide range of exciting events including concerts, lectures masterclasses and exhibition, to mark the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARCross-districtsHong Kong Harp Society Limited (Tel: 3151 8900 / Email: info@whc2017.org)
7/7/2017Gala Dinner in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Restaurant in Kowloon Bay International Trade & Exhibition Centre)To celebrate with local community the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR through a gala dinner with stage performanceKwun TongKwun Tong Association for the Elderly Limited (Tel: 9509 9788)
7/7/2017Concert of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Tentative title) (Community Hall of Tsim Sha Tsui Kai Fong Welfare Association)50s and 60s classical music will be performed to audience, and lucky bags will be distributed to participantsYau Tsim Mong Tsim Sha Tsui Kai Fong Welfare Association and Yau Tsim Mong District Office (Tel: 2367 6111 / Email: doytm@had.gov.hk)
7/7/2017 – 27/8/2017The 20th Tai Po Rural Football Competition (Kwong Fuk Football Ground)To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the returning to the Motherland, young people will come together to enjoy their favourable sport during the memorable momentTai Po Tai Po Rural Committee, Tai Po Tsat Yuek Rural Committee and Tai Po District Youth Programme Committee (Tel: 2654 1254 / Email: dotp@had.gov.hk)
8/7/2017 - 9/7/2017The 10th Hong Kong DanceSport Festival - WDSF GrandSlam Hong Kong 2017 (Queen Elizabeth Stadium)Being one of the highest-standard dancesport competitions in the world offering athletes the greatest number of points for the world ranking list, the tournament attracts leading athletes to participateWan ChaiHong Kong DanceSport Association (Tel: 2771 8171 / Email: hkdancesport@gmail.com)
8/7/2017Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of Hong Kong's Reunification with the Motherland – Ten-Year Time Capsule Unearthing and Re-laying Ceremony cum Carnival by Yau Tsim Mong East Area Committee and Yaumatei Kai Fong Welfare Advancement Association (Arthur Street Temporary Playground)Yau Tsim Mong East Area Committee held “Time Capsule Laying Ceremony” in 2007. In a decade, in celebration of the 20th anniversary of Hong Kong's return to the Motherland, “Ten-Year Time Capsule Unearthing and Re-laying Ceremony cum Carnival” is organisedYau Tsim MongYau Tsim Mong East Area Committee, Yau Tsim Mong District Office, and Yaumatei Kai Fong Welfare Advancement Association (Tel: 2399 2574 / Email: doytm@had.gov.hk)
8/7/2017Celebration of the Return of Hong Kong to the Motherland – Tuen Mun South West Area Carnival (Butterfly Bay Community Center, Tuen Mun)To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR with members of the public by organising a carnival featuring stage performance by organisations of the Tuen Mun South West Area, game booths, collective painting, handicraft making, etc.Tuen MunTuen Mun South West Area Committee (Tel: 2464 4101 / Email: dotm@had.gov.hk)
8/7/2017HK Territory-wide Youths Painting Day 2017 (Chater Garden and various attractions in Hong Kong)To encourage youths to draw paintings of Hong Kong’s scenery and demonstrate their creativity and artistic talents, with a view to promoting arts development in the community and in celebration the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARCross-districtsYoung Artists Development Foundation (Tel:2885 0172 / Email:info@yadf.hk)
8/7/2017TWGHs "Good People, Good Deeds"" English Story Writing Competition 2016 (Assembly Hall, TWGHs Li Shiu Chung Memorial Building)"The competition provides young writers with a creation platform to stretch their imagination, with a view to promoting care, solidarity and mutual help and fostering social cohesion, on this occasion of the 20th anniversary of the HKSARCentral & WesternTung Wah Group of Hospitals (Tel:2859 7655 / Email:enquiry@tungwah.org.hk)
8/7/2017Hong Kong Deadlift Championships 2017 (Olympian City Central Atrium)A local deadlift event aiming to promote the sport of powerlifting to the public on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARYau Tsim MongHong Kong Weightlifting and Powerlifting Association Limited (Tel: 2504 8193 / Email: pokkimwon@hkwpa.org.hk)
8/7/2017 – 9/7/2017, 12/8/2017 – 13/8/2017, 23/9/2017 – 24/9/2017 and 21/10/2017 – 22/10/2017King Yin Lei Public Open Days 2017 (King Yin Lei, 45 Stubbs Road)To open King Yin Lei for the public to enjoy free visits of the declared monument to learn of its architectural features and history, during which on-spot docent services, an exhibition of the antique furniture and the screening of a documentary about King Yin Lei will be arranged Wan ChaiCommissioner for Heritage’s Office of the Development Bureau (Tel: 2848 6230 / Email: kyl@devb.gov.hk)
8/7/2017Basic Law Seminar (Auditorium, Duke of Windsor Social Service Building, Wan Chai)A seminar to enhance understanding of the Basic Law among the industrial and commercial sectors as well as professionals on this occasion of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARWan ChaiTrade and Industry Department (Tel: 3403 6047/Email: ivanlo@tid.gov.hk)
8/7/2017第五屆新家園深港普通話精英賽 (English name not available) (Chung Sing Benevolent Society Mrs. Aw Boon Haw Secondary School)A recitation contest to enhance Hong Kong students' proficiency in Putonghua and to provide opportunities for exchanges between young people in Hong Kong and Shenzhen, on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARTuen MunNew Home Association (Tel: 2815 5009 / Email: ntwsc@nha.org.hk)
8/7/2017綜合表演 (English name not available) (Tai Hang Tung Community Centre)A variety show comprising singing and dancing performances, drama as well as magic show to share the joy of the reunification in the communitySham Shui PoSham Shui Po Arts Association Limited (Tel: 2361 6282)
8/7/2017WCWICA Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR: Hong Kong Day Tour (The Big Buddha, Tai O)A day tour for elderly and grassroots families to visit the Big Buddha and Tai O, with the aim to foster a caring and harmonious community on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARIslandsWanchai and Central & Western District Industries and Commerce Association (Tel: 3678 8868 / Email: wcwica.org.hk@gmail.com)
8/7/2017 – 9/7/2017Youth Exchange Tour on Marching band and National Defense Education for Hong Kong, Macau and Mainland TeenagersProgrammes include site visits and orchestra performance to foster friendship of teenagers from Hong Kong, Macau, Taiwan and Mainland, widen their horizon and deepen their understanding of the MainlandNot applicableHong Kong Zhuhai Youth Exchange Promotion Association (Tel:9211 2162)
8/7/2017 – 11/7/2072017 Guangdong - Hong Kong Youth Football Exchange Programme (Hong Kong to Qingyuan, Guangdong)Activities include visit to a famous football training school in Mainland, sharing of football skills and knowledge by professional coaches or players, with a view to promoting the sport, fostering friendship of youngsters from Hong Kong and the Mainland, and enhancing our youngsters’ knowledge of the countryNot applicableYouthonline Association (Tel:2435 6343)
8/7/2017ECF SDG Junior Ambassador Programme 2017 - Award Presentation cum Closing Ceremony (Asia Society Hong Kong)A programme including day camp and site visits aims to provide opportunities for primary students to generate innovative and practical ideas for promoting sustainable development goals in Hong Kong, fostering a greener lifestyleCentral & WesternJCI Hong Kong Jayceettes (Tel: 6246 4636 / Email: sdgja2017@gmail.com)
8/7/2017Open Day for Celebrating 80th Anniversary of Stanley Prison (Staff Training Institute and Hong Kong Correctional Services Museum)In the wake of celebrating the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR, Stanley Prison has also delivered its mission for eight decades. An event to showcase the developments and major milestones of the prison especially in the recent decades when correctional services have emerged from solely discharging custodial role to the missions of offender rehabilitation and crime preventionSouthern Correctional Services Department (Tel: 2813 3859)
9/7/2017Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR Chinese Traditional Temple Carnival (Chater Road Pedestrian Precinct, Central) Introduce the traditional Fujian culture as well as the local temples through stage performances, traditional snacks food stalls, and parent-child games, etc.Central and WesternCentral and Western District Organising Committee for Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR, The Association of the Hong Kong Central and Western District Limited; Hong Kong Federation of Fujian Associations (Island West), and Central and Western District Office (Tel: 2541 8785 / Email: hkcwda@gmail.com)
9/7/2017Wong Tai Sin Southwest Area Committee Variety Show in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of Hong Kong’s Reunification with China (Tung Tau Community Centre)To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR with residents living in Wong Tai Sin Southwest area with a series of stage performances including singing, dancing and magic showsWong Tai SinWong Tai Sin Southwest Area Committee and Leisure and Cultural Services Department (Tel: 3143 1152 / Email: dowts@had.gov.hk)
9/7/2017 – 15/7/201743rd Hong Kong International Open Tenpin Bowling Championships cum Celebration of 20th Anniversary of Establishment of the HKSAR (Bowling Centre, South China Athletic Association)A competition to promote bowling to the public and encourage them to participate in sports activities, with a view to building a healthy and harmonious societyWan ChaiHong Kong Tenpin Bowling Congress Limited (Tel:2891 9786 / Email:hktbc@netvigator.com)
9/7/2017HK Inter-School Dragon & Lion Dance and Martial Arts Competition 2017 in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (The Sai Kung Jockey Club Town Hall)A competition with the aim to promote martial arts as well as traditional Chinese dragon and lion dances to the youth, on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR Sai KungSai Kung Culture & Recreational Advancement Association and Ha Kwok Cheung Dragon and Lion Dancing Development Foundation Limited (Tel: 2792 6726)
9/7/2017New Home Association – Ambassador Scheme for Ethnic Minority Youths ( New Territories ) Award Ceremony cum Multicultural Carnival (Central Plaza, Tsuen Wan Park(Phase II))An event to recognise volunteers and ambassadors from the local community, including ethnic minorities, who assisted in the integration and promotion of multiculturalism and social cohesionTsuen WanNew Home Association Limited (Tel: 3610 9148)
9/7/20172017 TKO Dragon Boat Competition (Tseung Kwan O Waterfront Park)A competition with over 210 dragon boat teams to promote traditional Chinese culture and celebrate the 20th anniversary of the HKSAR with the local communitySai KungTseung Kwan O Dragon Boat Association (Tel: 6814 9889 / Email: race@tkodba.com.hk)
9/7/2017定康盃賀香港回歸20周年迎國慶2017青少年乒乓球賽暨關愛盃親子賽 (English name not available) (Lei Yue Mun Sports Centre)Table tennis games to promote sports and parenting relationship with a view to fostering a harmonious communityKwun TongKwun Tong Sports Promotion Association Limited (Tel: 2343 5856)
9/7/2017The 3rd Kindergarten Fencing Championship & Children's Fencing Challenge (To Kwa Wan Stadium)Contests to promote fencing and importance of regular exercise to children, fostering a healthy lifestyle in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARKowloon CityKowloon City District Sports Association (Tel: 2330 6667 / Email: kcdsa_sec@yahoo.com.hk)
9/7/2017CHILD Project (Kwun Tong Promenade)Activities include cultural performances, booth games and display boards to promote parent-child relationship so as to provide a pleasant and healthy environment for our children to grow upKwun TongWofoo Social Enterprises (Tel:3651 5271)
9/7/20171980's great songs - when we were 20's (Hang Hau Community Hall)Programmes include singing and dancing performances playing songs of the 1980s, with a view to recalling participants’ good memories and looking to the future, on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARSai KungHong Kong-Guangxi Youth Exchange Promotion Association Limited (Tel:6387 6368)
10/7/2017Joint Schools Music Concert (MacPherson Stadium, Mong Kok)A concert of wind band and choral classics performed by primary and secondary school students led by renowned conductors to deliver the positive messages of a caring and loving society, on this occasion of the 20th anniversary of the HKSARYau Tsim MongWofoo Social Enterprises Limited (Tel:3651 5285 / Email: samsonchow@wofoo.com)
10/7/2017Opening Ceremony of Wong Tai Sin Square cum Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Wong Tai Sin Square)To celebrate the commissioning of the Expansion and Improvement of Wong Tai Sin Square and the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARWong Tai Sin Wong Tai Sin District Council (Tel: 2455 1330 / Email: dowts@had.gov.hk)
11/7/2017Hong Kong Summit 2017 (Hall 5G and Convention Hall, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre)On the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR, ministers, scholars and entrepreneurs from East Asian countries are invited to speak at the Summit in Hong Kong with a view to exploring opportunities and cooperation between Hong Kong and East Asian countriesWan ChaiThe Chinese General Chamber of Commerce (Tel: 2525 6385 / Email: cgcc@cgcc.org.hk)
11/7/2017Ocean Park Fun Day for Ethnic Minorities 2017 (Ocean Park)To provide opportunity for the underprivileged ethnic minorities families to visit Ocean Park on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR, for promoting social inclusiveness SouthernHip Shing Hong (Holdings) Co. Ltd. (Tel: 2978 3055)
11/7/2017 – 13/7/20172017 ICAO Traveller Identification Programme Regional Seminar (Civil Aviation Department Headquarters)A seminar to discuss the five elements of the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) Traveller Identification Programme Strategy, for exchanging information and enhancing expertise on effective border control managementIslandInternational Civil Aviation Organization and Civil Aviation Department (Tel: 2910 6352 / Email : enquiry@cad.gov.hk)
11/7/2017省善真堂慶回歸敬老齋宴(English name not available) (Shang Sin Chun Tong)A vegetarian feast to show our respect for the elderly, in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARKowloon CityShang Sin Chun Tong (Tel: 2336 1578)
11/7/2017Celebration of the 20th anniversary of Hong Kong handover and the 20th anniversary of the Federation of Hong Kong Guangdong Community Organisations establishment cum 9th inauguration ceremony (Grand Hall, Level 3 (New Wing), Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre)Programme includes cultural and art performances in three major dialects of Guangdong Province, showcasing social integration and cohesiveness, also with participation of volunteers and members from grass-rooted familiesWan ChaiFederation of HK Guangdong Community Organization (Tel: 2581 9175)
11/7/2017 – 12/7/2017優秀粵劇慶回歸 (English name not available)Programmes include splendid Cantonese opera and excerpts to promote as well as carry forward the national quintessence, and to foster art exchange of Hong Kong and Guangdong, in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARCentral & WesternHong Kong Youth Exchange Promotion United Association Limited (Tel: 2898 8660)
11/7/2017, 29/7/2017 – 30/7/2017, 5/8/2017 – 6/8/2017Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of HKSAR - Kwai Tsing Arts Festival 2017 (The Auditorium, Kwai Tsing Theatre and local restaurant in district)A series of activities including variety show, nostalgic songs and Cantonese opera performance, etc., for residents to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARKwai TsingUnion of Women (Cheung On) (Tel: 2494 4545)
12/7/2017A Gala Concert of Chinese Violin Virtuosi – Lin Yao Ji 80th Anniversary National Tour (Hong Kong) (Concert Hall, Hong Kong Cultural Centre)A charity concert led by students of Professor Lin Yao Ji to perform classical works with string players from orchestras in the U.S., Europe, mainland China and Hong Kong in a bid to pass on the musical legacy, bring music to the community and celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARYau Tsim MongLin Yao Ji Music Foundation (Tel:5168 9040 / Email:info@linyaoji.com)
13/7/2017– 15/7/2017 International Military Tattoo (Indoor concert: Hong Kong Coliseum; Free outdoor events: Piazzas, Hong Kong Cultural Centre and Hong Kong Coliseum; Community concert: Auditorium, Yuen Long Theatre)Three spectacular shows performed by world-famous military bands including the Military Band of the Chinese People’s Liberation Army, Military Band of the Chinese People’s Liberation Army Navy, the Hong Kong Police Band and other bands from the rest of the world Cross-districtsHome Affairs Bureau and Leisure and Cultural Services Department (Tel: 2268 7321 / Email: cp2@lcsd.gov.hk)
14/7/2017Reunification Cup of Muaythai 2017 (Southorn Stadium)Muaythai competition and performance to encourage people of different ages to actively participate in sports activities on this occasion of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of HKSARWan ChaiHong Kong Muay-Thai Association Limited (Tel: 3706 8948 / Email: hkmta@hkolympic.org)
15/7/2017Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR cum Tuen Mun District Primary School Chinese Calligraphy Competition (Ching Chung Koon, Tuen Mun)A “Dao De Jing” Chinese calligraphy competition for primary school students aiming to deepen their understanding of traditional Chinese culture and enhance their interest in calligraphyTuen MunChing Chung Taoist Association of Hong Kong Ltd. (Tel: 2462 1507 / Email:ccta@daoist.org)
15/7/2017 - 16/7/2017 To celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of HKSAR - 2017 Kwun Tong District Football Tournament (Football pitches of Hong Ning Road Recreation Ground)The tournament is organized for district football teams to celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of HKSAR as well as for promotion of social harmonyKwun TongKwun Tong Sports Promotion Association and Kwun Tong District Office (Tel: 2343 5856 / Email: ktspa.hk@gmail.com)
15/7/2017Pop Music Concert in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Kwun Tong Community Centre)A music show performed to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARKwun TongKwun Tong Central Area Committee and Leisure and Cultural Services Department (Tel: 2171 7486 / Email: dokt@had.gov.hk)
15/7/2017LINK Centre - Ethnic Minority Cultural Catwalk Carnival (Kwai Tsing Theatre)A carnival featuring ethnic minority costumes and cultural performances in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARKwai TsingHong Kong Community Network Limited (Tel: 3955 1555 / Email: link@hkcn.org.hk)
15/7/2017 – 22/7/201714th Asian Women's Junior Championship (Kowloon Park Sports Centre)An annual Asia handball event to encourage young female handball teams to demonstrate their team spirit and promote handball to the public with a view to building a healthy and harmonious communityYau Tsim MongHandball Association of Hong Kong, China (Tel:2504 8119 / Email:info@handball.org.hk)
15/7/2017-22/7/2017慶祝香港回歸二十周年火車團「愛我中華」兩岸四地青年大匯聚火車團-北京、西安歷史文化之旅 (English name not available) (Hong Kong to Mainland cites)A travel tour organised to promote cultural exchange among young people between Hong Kong and the Mainland, with a view to enhancing their understanding about Chinese history and culture as well as helping them prepare for the opportunities aheadNot applicableHong Kong Youth Exchange Promotion United Association Limited (Tel:2898 8660 / Email:sdp@youthexchange.org.hk)
15/7/2017中樂悠揚慶回歸 (English name not available) (Tsim Sha Tsui District Kaifong Welfare Association)An evening concert for local residents to enjoy Chinese music, with a view to bringing music to the community and promoting Chinese culture and artsYau Tsim MongYau Ma Tei And Tsim Sha Tsui Culture And Arts Association Limited (Tel: 2723 7279 / Email: info@ytcaa.org.hk)
15/7/2017 – 16/7/2017Dance and Cultural Show in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Po Kong Village Road Sports Centre (Indoor Baseketball Courts))Local youth, women and educational groups as well as community organisations will be invited to participate in the celebration and the show , with the aim of broadening the public’s knowledge of culture and music and celebrating the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARWong Tai Sin Wong Tai Sin Lung Tsui Residents Association (Tel: 2326 8133)
15/7/2017Joyful Tour to the Hong Kong Disneyland in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Hong Kong Disneyland)A day tour to the theme park for low-income families with the aim to foster a caring and harmonious communityIslandsYuen Long District Coordinating Committee for Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Tel: 2477 5477)
15/7/2017Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of Hong Kong's Reunification with the Motherland – City Orienteering @YTM (Tennis Court, Yaumatei and Tsimshatsui Recreation and Sports Association Limited, 38 Hamilton Street and 4 checkpoints in Yau Tsim Mong District)By organising the orienteering activity, participants will celebrate and share the joy of the 20th anniversary of Hong Kong's return to the Motherland. Anti-crime message will also be disseminated to the publicYau Tsim Mong Yau Tsim Mong District Office,Yau Tsim Mong District Fight Crime Committee, Mong Kok Police District and Yau Tsim Police District (Tel: 3661 8615 / 2399 2726 / Email: doytm@had.gov.hk)
15/7/2017Family Flameless Cooking Competition (6P005, Terminal 2, Hong Kong International Airport)A cooking competition for families including underprivileged and ethnic minorities, with the aim to promote social inclusiveness and food wiseIslandsOIWA Limited (Tel: 3141 7110)
15/7/201720th Anniversary Reunification Cup 100 vs 11 Football Challenge Competition (Tin Shui Wai Sports Centre)Programmes include demonstration of football skills by professional football players and friendly match with children with the aim to promote the sport and celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARTuen MunYuen Long Football Club (Tel: 3124 2085 / Email: kin.ylfc@gmail.com)
16/7/2017Model lighting ceremony on the 3D printed objects of landmarks along the Victoria Harbour, followed by public display of the model (Central Government Offices)To showcase a 200 square feet Victoria Harbour model consisting of more than 1 000 pieces of 3D-printed objects produced for creating a Guinness World RecordCentral and WesternHong Kong Productivity Council (Tel: 2810 3276 / Email: bsyeung@itc.gov.hk)
16/7/2017全民同樂慶回歸 (English name not available) (Lok Kwan Street Park, Mong Kok)A carnival with booth games and knowledge quiz to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR and foster a harmonious and inclusive communityYau Tsim MongTai Kok Tsui Residence Association (Tel:5336 3652 / Email:info@klnfas.org.hk)
16/7/2017Cantonese Opera Singing in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the establishment of HKSAR (Leighton Hill Community Centre)A performance to promote the Cantonese Opera and in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARWan ChaiTalent Pool (Tel: 9850 6784 / Email: peggylee.nz@gmail.com)
16/7/2017Uniformed Youth Groups' Parade-cum-Carnival to Celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Parade: from Football Pitches in Victoria Park to Southorn Playground; Carnival: Southorn Playground)A performance and parade performed by members and bands of uniformed youth groups and Junior Police Call and a carnival comprising game booths and performances, for celebrating the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR Wan ChaiHong Kong Adventure Corps (Tel: 2792 6486)
16/7/2017 – 25/8/2017Youth Internship Programme at Palace Museum, Beijing (Beijing)To provide an opportunity for young people from Hong Kong and Guangdong to visit The Palace Museum in Beijing for an internship programme on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR, where the participants will have the chance to experience some of the work in areas like conservation of artefacts and heritage objects, exhibition planning, collection management, visitor services, heritage restoration, marketing, etc., with a view to raising their awareness on cultural conservation and fostering a closer link between Hong Kong and the MainlandNot applicableHome Affairs Bureau and Hong Kong Volunteers Association (Tel: 2515 0666 / Email: echiu@lcsd.gov.hk)
16/7/2017Celebration of the Establishment of the HKSAR elderly tea gathering 2017 (Yau Tong Community Hall)Activities include variety show, quiz and visits to residents in need with the aim to share the joy of reunification with allKwun TongYau Tong Tsui Yin Fong (Tel: 2246 5196)
17/7/2017 – 22/7/20172017 World Youth and Children’s Choir Festival – Hong Kong (Concert Hall, Hong Kong Cultural Centre, Auditorium, Shatin Town Hall and Auditorium, Tsuen Wan Town Hall)An international choir competition for worldwide choral lovers to promote arts education and cultural exchange in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARCross-districtsWorld Youth and Children Choral Artists' Association (Tel:2381 9262 / Email:info@wyccaa.com)
17/7/2017Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of HK's Reunification with China Outstanding Schools in Greater China - Cross-strait School Talent Show (Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall)Bringing teenagers together with a gala event comprising singing, instrument playing, dancing and Chinese opera as an exchange platform of art and culture in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARCentral and WesternHongkong Soong Ching Ling Goldkey Training Foundation Ltd. (Tel: 2576 4950 / Email: info@hkscl.org)
17/7/2017Charity Cantonese Opera (Sunbeam Theatre, North Point)A complimentary Cantonese opera show presented for the elderly by the Hong Dou Cantonese Opera Troupe under the Guangzhou Cantonese Opera Troupe, with the aim of promoting arts and culture and building a caring and inclusive societyEasternFung Ying Seen Koon (Tel: 2676 8610)
17/7/2017 – 24/8/2017Youth Internship Programme at Wolong National Nature Reserve, Sichuan (Wolong, Sichuan)To provide an opportunity for young people from Hong Kong and Guangdong to visit the Wolong Nature Reserve in Sichuan for an internship programme on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR, where the participants will have hands-on experience in areas like field research on wildlife conservation, eco-tours, museum guided visits, eco-tourism research, etc., with a view to enhancing their knowledge on giant panda conservation and fostering a closer link between Hong Kong and the Mainland Not applicableHome Affairs Bureau and Ocean Park Hong Kong (Tel: 3923 2674 / Email: holly.wong@oceanpark.com.hk)
17/7/2017Celebration of HKSAR 20th anniversary's Respect for the Elderly from Generation to Generation 2017 (Local restaurant in district)Programmes include singing performance, games and competition, etc., with the aim to promote respect for parents and the elderly, foster a caring community togetherYau Tsim MongHong Kong Jade Association Ltd (Tel: 2780 9800 / Email: info@hkja.com.hk)
18/7/2017Members' Birthday Dinner in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (A restaurant in the district)To celebrate and share the joy of the 20th anniversary of establishment of the HKSAR and members’ birthday together through gala dinnerYuen LongTin Shui Wai Women Association Limited (Tel: 2447 7499 / 2447 7707 / Email: hktswwomen@yahoo.com.hk)
19/7/2017 - 21/7/2017Conference 2017 - Evolution of Corrections (City University of Hong Kong)To exchange views with local stakeholders and Mainland/ overseas counterparts on the latest development of the role and contributions of correctional services in building a safer and more inclusive communityKowloon CityCorrectional Services Department (Tel: 2582 5184 / Email: lam_wk@csd.gov.hk)
19/7/2017 – 25/7/2017Civic Education Exhibition 2017 (Booth 3B-C36, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre)To promote civic education and celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR through exhibition panels, publications, game booths, publicity materials, etc., during the Hong Kong Book Fair 2017Wan ChaiHome Affairs Bureau and Committee on the Promotion of Civic Education (Tel: 3509 7027 / Email: enquiry@cpce.gov.hk)
20/7/2017 - 23/7/2017World Snooker Master Challenge 2017 (Queen Elizabeth Stadium)A high level challenge showcasing winners of the World Championships and involving Hong Kong top players such as Marco FU and Miss NG On-yeeWan ChaiHong Kong Billiard Sports Control Council Company Limited (Tel: 2504 8641 / Email: info@hkbilliardsports.org.hk)
20/7/2017 - 21/7/2017我們一起悅讀的日子2017 (English name not available) (Meeting Room N201, at Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre)Activities include visits to Hong Kong Book Fair, seminar on writing skills and writing campaign for students, with a view to encouraging reading and writing in the community on this occasion of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARWan ChaiThe Hong Kong Chinese Importers' & Exporters' Association (Tel: 2544 8474 / Email: info@hkciea.org.hk)
21/7/2017 - 23/7/2017FIVB Volleyball World Grand Prix 2017 (Hong Kong Coliseum)A premier annual competition for women’s national teams ever since its inception in 1993. The top-notch women’s volleyball teams will bring us some very exciting matches at the highest levelYau Tsim MongVolleyball Association of Hong Kong, China (Tel: 2771 0688 / Email: info@vbahk.org.hk)
21/7/201720th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR cum 60th Anniversary of the Founding of East Kowloon District Residents' Committee Gala Dinner (A restaurant in the district)To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR and the 60th Anniversary of the Founding of East Kowloon District Residents’ Committee through gala dinnerWong Tai SinEast Kowloon District Residents' Committee (Tel: 2350 2445 / Email: info@eastkowloon.org.hk)
21/7/2017Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR - HKSAR Establishment Day Boxing Championship (Southorn Stadium)A competition to arouse the interest of the public in boxing and to foster a healthy lifestyle Wan ChaiHong Kong Boxing Association Limited (Tel: 2504 8130 / Email: hkbxa@hkolympic.org)
21/7/2017The Party of the Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of Establishment of the HKSAR cum the 17th Anniversary of Yau Tsim Mong Women Association (Hotel in the district)Programmes include Cantonese operatic songs, dancing and singing performances, etc., in celebration of the reunification, with a view to fostering a harmonious and inclusive communityYau Tsim MongYau Tsim Mong Women Association (Tel: 3427 9280 / Email: ytmwa2@yahoo.com.hk)
21/7/2017 – 29/7/201720th Anniversary of the Setting Up of the HKSAR - 10,000 Miles Friendship Trek 2017 (Hong Kong to Northeastern China and Russia)Programmes include visit and inspection activities to North East China and Russia, to enhance participants’ understanding of the Motherland, foster cultural exchanges and arouse interest in natural ecologyNot applicableThe Boys' Brigade, Hong Kong (Tel:2714 9253)
22/7/2017 - 20/8/2017Summer Reading Month 2017 (Hong Kong Public Libraries)A large-scale thematic reading month bundled with activities including a thematic exhibition, variety shows and parent-child workshops for children to enjoy the fun of summer readingCross-districtsLeisure and Cultural Services Department (Tel: 2921 2660 / Email: hkpleau@lcsd.gov.hk)
22/7/2017Yuen Long D.A.C. Treble Choir Annual Concert “Endless Tutti” (1) (Auditorium, Yuen Long Theatre)A concert comprising solo, choir and acapella performances with children singing in different languages to bring music to the community and celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARYuen LongYuen Long District Arts Committee (Tel:6228 3180 / Email: generalhim@gmail.com)
22/7/2017 – 27/7/2017The 9th World Shuttlecock Championships (Sports Centre, Lai Chi Kok Park)A biennial competition for worldwide shuttlecock athletes to promote shuttlecock to the public, with a view to building a healthy and harmonious society, upon the 20th anniversary of the HKSARSham Shui PoHong Kong Shuttlecock Association (Tel:2504 8134 / Email:enquiry@hkshuttlecock.org)
22/7/2017《The Everest - Where dreams come true》Charity Premiere (Hong Kong Baptist University)Everest expedition sharing by two organ transplanted patients with a view to fostering positivism and encouraging the community to strive for perfectionsKowloon CityHong Kong Physiotherapy Support Network Limited (Tel:2736 6330)
23/7/2017Come one, Come all Community Henna (New Home Association – HOME Centre (SSP))A henna workshop for ethnic minorities and local residents to design henna artwork products which will be displayed in a public exhibition, with a view to promoting social inclusion and celebrating the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARSham Shui PoNew Home Association Limited (Tel: 3610 4428 / Email: homessp@nhahome.hk)
23/7/2017 (Tentative)Chinese Opera in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Shun Lee Estate Community Centre)To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR through organising a concert of Cantonese Opera performanceKwun TongSze Shun Area Committee (Tel: 2349 6169 / Email: dokt@had.gov.hk)
23/7/2017 and 8/10/2017“The Voice @ Hong Kong” Singing Competition 2017 (Preliminary Round: 23/7/2017, Singing Square; Final Round: 8/10/2017, Po Leung Kuk Cho Kwai Chee Energetic Youth Club, 38 Wang Yip Street East, Yuen Long)A singing competition cum carnival to demonstrate the uniqueness of Hong Kong and help enhance social cohesion as well as neighbourhood relationshipCross-districtsPo Leung Kuk (Tel: 2277 8888 / Email: plkinfo@poleungkuk.org.hk)
23/7/2017Standard Chartered Charity Family Run (Tamar Park, Central and Western District Promenade and Central Pier No.10)A 2-km charity fun run and a family carnival to spend time with families and friends together, promoting a harmonious communityCentral and WesternStandard Chartered Hong Kong 150th Anniversary Community Foundation (Tel: 3180 6598 / Email: sc.familyrun@spilhk.com)
23/7/2017The 20th Anniversary HK Handover Concert in Eastern District (Sai Wan Ho Civic Centre Theatre)A concert featuring singing and dancing performances by local and Mainland performers, with a view to celebrating the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR and promoting social integrationEasternEastern District Arts Council Limited (Tel: 2556 6933)
23/7/2017 and 13/8/2017Sham Shui Po District Singing Contest (23/7/2017(Preliminary contest): Tai Hang Tung Community Centre; 13/8/2017(Final): Lai Kok Community Hall)A singing contest to promote art and culture in the community, in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARSham Shui PoSham Shui Po Arts Association Limited (Tel: 2361 6282)
24/7/2017 - 26/7/2017Chinese Calligraphy Exhibition of Three Hong Kong Elderly Artists (Exhibition Hall, Hong Kong City Hall)To display the works of the calligraphers, Mr Cheung Nim-ping, Mr Yee Kee-fu and Professor Wong Chai-lok for promoting Chinese culture and arts, as well as celebrating the 20th anniversary of the return of Hong Kong to the MotherlandCentral and WesternHome Affairs Department and The Hong Kong Youth Cultural and Arts Competitions Committee (Tel: 2835 2190 / Email: enquiry@hkycac.org)
24/7/2017〈1997大合唱〉音樂會 (English name not available) (Concert Hall, Hong Kong Cultural Centre)A concert performed by Guangzhou Symphony Orchestra, chorus of South China Normal University and Musical Viva with Ms Yip Wing-sie and Yu Long as conductors, in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARYau Tsim MongFriends of Hong Kong Association Ltd (Tel: 3151 7766)
25/7/2017Thousand People Tea Gathering (A restaurant in the district)An event includes tea gathering as well as singing and dancing performances, aiming to bring happiness and sjoy of reunification to the community Kowloon City Kowloon West Chaoren Association Limited (Tel: 2980 3118)
26/7/2017 – 27/7/2017Asian Youth Orchestra World Tour (Hong Kong Cultural Centre Concert Hall)Performances by the Asian Youth Orchestra across Asia, the United States and Europe to promote cultural exchange, on the occasion of the establishment of the HKSARYau Tsim MongAsian Youth Orchestra (Tel: 2866 1623 / Email: ayo@asianyouthorchestra.com)
28/7/2017 – 30/7/2017Hong Kong Open Swimming Championships (Victoria Park Swimming Pool)A swimming event open to both local and overseas participants for them to share swimming skills and for promotion of the sport to the public on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARWan ChaiHong Kong Amateur Swimming Association (Tel: 2572 8594 / Email: hkasa@hkasa.org.hk)
28/7/2017 - 29/7/2017Drama/Dancing Performance 〈Nipponia NIPPON〉 (Lyric Theatre, Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts)A dance drama including classical ballet, modern dance and traditional dance to arouse the public’s concern on nature conservationWan Chai Art Concept Culture Institute (Tel: 9880 0849 / Email: katiechanfs@gmail.com)
28/7/2017Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of Hong Kong's Reunification with the Motherland –Yau Tsim Mong West Area Committee Tea Reception (Restaurant in the district)A tea reception for the elderly to share the joy of the 20th anniversary with the communityYau Tsim Mong Yau Tsim Mong West Area Committee and Yau Tsim Mong District Office (Tel: 2399 2745 / Email: doytm@had.gov.hk)
28/7/2017 -29/7/2017Wong Tai Sin Youth Drama Show in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Ngau Chi Wan Civic Centre Theatre)To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR by a drama show performed by the Wong Tai Sin Youth PioneersWong Tai Sin Wong Tai Sin District Office and Wong Tai Sin Youth Development Network (Tel: 3143 1142 / Email: dowts@had.gov.hk)
28/7/2017Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the Y's Men's Club of North West and the HKSAR (Restaurant in the district)Activities include a gala dinner and singing performances to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR and the organiserYuen LongY's Men's Club of North West (Tel:3152 2798)
29/7/2017Celebration of the Return of Hong Kong to the Motherland - Lively Dance and Great Music Variety Show (Tseng Choi Street Community Hall)To celebrate the return of Hong Kong to the Motherland with members of the public by organising a variety show featuring stage performance by local organisations and golden hits by famous singersTuen MunTuen Mun District Office (Tel: 2451 3316 / Email: dotm@had.gov.hk)
29/7/2017 - 30/7/2017International Arts Carnival The Mad Monk and the Eight Immortals (Concert Hall, Hong Kong Cultural Centre)In the course of the fight, the Eight Immortals and the Mad Monk join together to call up the happy tunes that have filled the forty years of musical fun for children of all ages in the history of the Hong Kong Chinese Orchestra, and to mark the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARYau Tsim MongHong Kong Chinese Orchestra (Tel: 3185 1600 / Email: inquiries@hkco.org)
29/7/2017 – 1/8/20172017 Yao Foundation Charity Game (Hong Kong Coliseum)Star players from the US National Basketball Association and the Chinese Basketball Association are invited by the Yao Foundation to play in a charity exhibition match in Hong Kong and to participate in a series of events, in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARYau Tsim MongThe Yao Foundation, China Youth Development Foundation, Chinese Basketball Association and South China Athletic Association (Tel: 2830 0903 / Email: info@scaa.org.hk)
29/7/2017維港友好共融慶回歸自助餐會 (English name not available) (Hotel in the district)A gathering to promote mutual help among residents in the neighbourhood with a view to fostering a cohesive and harmonious communityYau Tsim MongVictoria Harbour Association (Tel: 2394 8272 / Email: vh_asspoc@yahoo.com.hk)
30/7/2017 and 2/10/2017Cheer for Hong Kong - Kwun Tong Joint-school Singing Contest and Concert (30/7/2017(Preliminary contest): Lam Tin (East) Community Hall; 2/10/2017(Final and singing concert): To be confirmed)Programmes include singing contest and concert. Students will play “Canton Pop” classics to recall the wonderful memories of audience and look forward together on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARKwun TongYouth Kwun Tong (Tel: 2344 1621 / Email: youthkwuntong@gmail.com)
30/7/2017Visit to Kwun Tong Fire Station (Kwun Tong Fire Station)To enhance the local community’s understanding of the work of our fire fighters through physical visits to their working place, hoping to promote fire safety messages and foster community spiritKwun TongKwun Tong District Fire Safety Committee (Tel: 2793 2927 / Email: dokt@had.gov.hk)
30/7/2017 – 4/8/2017We are family 3 ‧ Zhejiang and Hong Kong Culture Exchange Programme (Hong Kong to Mainland)The programme provides an exchange opportunity for Hong Kong young people, especially those from the grassroot background, to participate in a study tour to Zhejiang province. On the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR, the tour will enrich participants’ knowledge of innovative and creative industries in the Mainland with a view to enabling them to grasp the opportunities to comeNot applicableNew Home Association (Tel:2815 7001/ Email:nha2017trip@gmail.com)
30/7/2017Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR - Chinese Wushu Sanshou "Hong Kong Cup"" Open Competition 2017 (Lei Yue Mun Sports Centre)"A performance and competition for Wushu lovers from Guangdong, Hong Kong, Macau and Taipei to enhance their skills, with a view to promoting Chinese WushuKwun TongHong Kong Wushu Union (Tel: 2504 8226 / Email: hkwushuu@yahoo.com.hk)
30/7/2017慶祝香港回歸祖國20周年暨第二屆中山文化節 (English name not available) (Wong Tai Sin Square)Activities include art and cultural performance, exhibition as well as booths to promote culture of Zhong Shan and to celebrate the reunificationWong Tai SinFederation of Hong Kong Zhong Shan Community Organisations Limited (Tel: 2545 8898)
30/7/2017Dragon Boat Race (Tsing Yi Northeast Park)Traditional dragon boat races to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARKwai TsingThe Kwai Tsing Association (Tel: 2421 5115)
31/7/201719th Inter-city Youth Putonghua Speech Competition 2017 (Jockey Club Convention Hall, Hong Kong Red Cross Headquarters, 19 Hoi Ting Road, West Kowloon)A recitation contest for students from Hong Kong and three other Asian cities with the aim to improve their Putonghua proficiency and provide opportunities of cultural exchange, on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR Yau Tsim MongHong Kong Girl Guides Association (Tel: 2359 6824 / Email: mandy.tsui@hkgga.org.hk)
9/2017 –12/2017Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR – "Made in NatureTo promote `Green Living’ and to let participants learn about the relationship between Chinese calendar and agriculture, there will be a 4-month organic farming activity with workshops on Chinese organic products and cooking. Elderly will be recruited as volunteers to promote social-inclusion among generations. Green Home & Laboratory Kitchen, Cheng Yu Tung Building, School of Hotel and Tourism Management, the Chinese University of Hong Kong)"Sha Tin District National Education Committee (Tel: 2158 5447 / Email: camelia_sy_tse@had.gov.hk)
8/2017Junior Police Call Fight Crime Summer Camp 2017 (Young Men's Christian Association Wu Kwai Sha Youth Village)A residential summer camp with carnival, workshop, movie session, singing contest, etc., to encourage young people’s participation in fight crime activities and to develop positivism in lifeSha TinPolice Public Relations Branch, Hong Kong Police Force (Tel: 2860 6157 / Email: jpc-office-1-pprb@police.gov.hk)
8/2017Youth Calligraphy and Painting Competition in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Lee Shau Kee Lecture Centre, Centennial Campus, University of Hong Kong)Wide invitation will be extended to institutions, studios and schools to join the competition. There will be live performance of renowned masters at the finals to propagate Chinese traditional cultureCentral and WesternCentral and Western District Council, Central and Western District Office, and Tung Sin Tan (Tel: 3105 3472 / Email: info@tst.hk)
8/2017 (Tentative)Cantonese Opera Performance (Hung Hom Community Hall)To enjoy Cantonese opera with the elderly with a view to promoting the traditional virtue of respecting the elderly and building a caring, loving and inclusive society, upon the 20th anniversary of the HKSARKowloon CityKowloon City District Association for Celebration of Re-unification of Hong Kong with China (Tel:2766 2579 / Email:kcdafc@gmail.com)
8/2017HOME Centre - “ Love。Harmony” Multicultural Show (Henry G. Leong Yau Ma Tei Community Centre)An event with performances by ethnic minorities and local groups to showcase the multiculturalism of Hong Kong and to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARYau Tsim MongNew Home Association Limited (Tel: 3610 4418)
1/8/2017 – 30/9/2017HONG KONG IN FASHION Fiesta @ D2 Place (D2 Place ONE and TWO)A series of fashion shows and exhibitions to showcase the works of local fashion designers and students, with the aim to promote local fashion industry, support young fashion designers and enhance the public’s understanding on Hong Kong fashion and garment manufacturing industriesSham Shui PoLaws Fashion Group Limited (Tel: 3620 3098 / 2557 7988 / Email: marketing@d2place.com)
8/2017 – 12/2017“Happy Moments of Family” Snapshot Competition (set up photo collecting booths across 18 districts)A snapshot competition to collect photographs of happy family gatherings for the production of photograph mosaics to be displayed during the 10th anniversary publicity event of the Family Council in December 2017, with the aim to foster family ties and a caring community, and also for celebrating the 20th anniversary of the establishment of HKSARCross-districtsFamily Council and Home Affairs Bureau (Tel: 3509 7092 / Email: secretariat_family_council@hab.gov.hk)
8/2017 – 31/3/20182017/18 Give a Day, Get a Disney Day (GADGADD) Volunteer Scheme (18 Districts in Hong Kong)A reward scheme for family volunteers, with a view to encouraging volunteerism and fostering a caring society on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARCross-districtsAgency for Volunteer Service (Tel: 2527 3825 / Email: frp@avs.org.hk)
1/8/2017 – 3/8/2017全港孔教儒家書法大賽優勝作品匯展 (English name not available) (Hong Kong City Hall)An exhibition of award-winning calligraphy works and masterpieces with a view to showcasing traditional Confucian culture and fostering a harmonious community Central and Western DistrictThe Confucian Academy (Tel: 2735 5556 / Email: scchu@confucianacademy.org.hk)
8/2017 – 10/2017The 4th Inauguration Ceremony of the Executive Committee of the Federation of outstanding Students (Hong Kong) Cum The Prize Giving Ceremony of the Outstanding Student Election of New Territories 2017 and A dialogue on the future of Hong Kong (Hotel in the district)Programmes include a seminar to share views on the future of Hong Kong as well as a ceremony to recognise the efforts and achievements of outstanding students, in celebration of the reunificationSha TinFederation of New Territories Youth (Tel:2652 9123 / Email: info@fnty.org.hk)
1/8/2017 Celebration Gala of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall)A gala with music, singing and dancing performances, in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the reunificationCentral & Western DistrictThe Hong Kong International Music Exchange Association co-organise with Melody Art Troupe H.K. (Tel:3791 2252 / 6907 9982 / Email: zxartscentre@gmail.com)
1/8/2017 – 3/8/2017International Arts Festival (Pui Ching Primary School)A series of contests including vocal music, instrumental music, dancing, calligraphy, painting and language, etc., to promote art and cultural exchangesKowloon CityThe Hong Kong International Music Exchange Association (Tel:3791 2252 / 6907 9982 / Email: zxartscentre@gmail.com)
8/2017 and 10/2017Construction of a footbridge in Liuzhu Village, Yanshan county, Yunnan cum Interflow Camp in Hong Kong (Liuzhu Village of Yanshan county in Yunnan and Hong Kong)In celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR, the organiser will gather young volunteers from local and Mainland universities to help build a footbridge in Liuzhu Village of Yanshan county in Yunnan to help ease the local transport problems. Young volunteers will gather together to join an interflow camp in Hong Kong to share and consolidate experience in community services and to promote cultural exchangeNot applicable Wu Zhi Qiao (Bridge to China) Charitable Foundation (Tel: 2742 4668 / Email: info@bridgetochina.org.hk)
8/2017 – 12/2017Events Presentation in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Various locations)A series of activities aims to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR, and promote family and social harmony, including Wan Chai Fun-filled Lawn Carnival cum Opening Ceremony, Happy Family Carnival and Fun Day etc.Wan ChaiWan Chai District Office (Tel: 2835 1329 / Email: dowc@had.gov.hk)
1/8/2017Ocean Park Giant Panda Fashion Birthday Party (Ocean Park)A range of special programmes riding on the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR and birthday celebration for the pandas SouthernOcean Park Hong Kong (Tel: 3923 2323 / Email: gr@oceanpark.com.hk)
2/8/2017 - 6/8/20172017 Hong Kong Junior & Cadet Open - ITTF Golden Series Junior Circuit (Queen Elizabeth Stadium)Championships for Hong Kong junior and cadet table-tennis players to enhance their skills through competing with international teams, with the aim to promote the sport and a healthy lifestyle to the public Wan ChaiHong Kong Table Tennis Association (Tel: 2575 5330 / Email: hktta@netvigator.com)
3/8/2017 – 8/8/2017Ink Global 2017 (Hall 3B-E, 3rd Floor, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre)An exhibition featuring modern, contemporary and 20th century ink masterpieces from various artists, art seminars with on-site demonstration and guided tour for the public with a view to bringing arts into community and celebrating the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARWan ChaiYoung Artists Development Foundation (Tel:2885 0172 / Email:info@inkglobal.org)
4/8/2017 – 29/8/2017VERY HONG KONG VERY HONG KONG (4/8/2017 – 20/8/2017: Exhibition Hall, Low Block, Hong Kong City Hall; 12/8/2017 – 29/8/2017: Comix Home Base)An exhibition of the excellent, vibrant and local designs to showcase the development of local creative industries Cross-districtsGallery 27 (Tel: 3926 7769 / Email: veryhongkongveryhongkong@gmail.com)
4/8/2017 – 6/8/2017ICBC (Asia) e-Sports and Music Festival Hong Kong (Hong Kong Coliseum)A festival with e-sports, music, food and beverages for young and young-at-heart to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARYau Tsim MongHong Kong Tourism Board (Tel: 2508 1234/ Email: info@hktb.com)
5/8/2017, 23/9/2017, 21/10/2017 and 24/11/2017Rehabilitation Services Promotion (Kick Off Ceremony: 5/8/2017, Tin Chak Vocational Services Centre / Yao Ling Sun Hostel; Open Days: 23/9/2017, Wing Lung Bank Golden Jubilee Sheltered Workshop and Hostel; and 21/10/2017, PLK 82 Hin Keng Centre; Closing Ceremony: 24/11/2017, Li Shiu Chung Memorial Rehabilitation Centre)A promotion campaign to let the public better understand the development of rehabilitation services in the past 20 years, and through performances by disabled people, to demonstrate their artistic talent and skills, for fostering an inclusive and caring societyCross-districtsPo Leung Kuk (Tel: 2277 8888 / Email: plkinfo@poleungkuk.org.hk)
5/8/2017Celebration of the Return of Hong Kong to the Motherland - Tuen Mun North West Area Music Gala Evening in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSARG (Tuen Mun Town Hall)To celebrate the return of Hong Kong to the Motherland with members of the public by organising a concert featuring stage performance by local organisations and golden hits by famous singersTuen Mun Tuen Mun North West Area Committee and Tuen Mun District Office (Tel: 2465 1359 / Email: dotm@had.gov.hk)
5/8/2017Together we care - Best Friend of Dementia (Sheung Wan Belcher Bay Park)An education day to raise public awareness of dementia with the aim to provide a dementia-friendly community to people with dementia and their caregivers, fostering a loving and caring cityCentral & WesternJunior Chamber International Kowloon (Tel: 6705 4711 / 6235 7981 / Email: togetherwecare@jcikowloon.org)
5/8/2017 – 6/8/2017慶祝香港特別行政區成立20周年暨[出花園]系列活動 (English name not available) (Sha Tsui Road Playground)Activities include microfilm presentation, soccer competition, obstacle race and talent contest to foster the spirit of appreciation and responsibility amongst youngstersTsuen WanFederation of Hong Kong Chiu Chow Community Organizations (Tel:2559 2181)
6/8/2017Visit to Central Fireboat Station (Fire Boat I (Elite))To enhance the local community’s understanding of the work of our fire fighters, including and lifesaving at sea, through the Fire Boat’s visit, hoping to promote fire safety messages and foster community spiritKwun TongKwun Tong District Fire Safety Committee (Tel: 2793 2927 / Email: dokt@had.gov.hk)
6/8/2017 – 12/8/2017 Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of Hong Kong’s Return to China – Volunteer Service to Giant Pandas and Ecology Tour in Wolong (Hong Kong to Sichuan Province)To acquaint young people with the redevelopment of the earthquake-stricken region under the auspices of the HKSAR Government, educate them about the conservation of pandas, and let them experience the role of a panda caretaker at places like the Giant Panda Conservation Centre in Sichuan ProvinceNot applicableSha Tin District National Education Committee (Tel: 2158 5367 / Email: dost@had.gov.hk)
6/8/2017Fire and Ambulance Services Academy Open Day (Fire and Ambulance Services Academy)Aims at promoting the work and training of the Fire Services Department. It will include a parade of fire services vehicles and various firefighting and rescue demonstrationsSai Kung Fire Services Department (Tel: 2411 8820 / Email: hkfsdenq@hkfsd.gov.hk)
6/8/2017Sport For All Day 2017 (Leisure facilities and designated sports centres in 18 districts)Free use of most recreation and sports facilities of the Leisure and Cultural Services Department and a series of free sports programmes to encourage the public to take part in physical activitiesCross-districtsLeisure and Cultural Services Department (Tel: 2414 5555)
6/8/2017Chinese Opera to celebrate for the HKSAR 20th Anniversary (Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall)Renowned Cantonese opera artists and performing guests will join hands together to bring the traditional Chinese cultural performance to the public, with the aim to promote Cantonese opera and raise fund for supporting elderly in community integration services Central and WesternOIWA Limited (Tel: 2988 8112 / Email: admin_sc@oiwa.org.hk)
6/8/201710th Children Chinese Calligraphy Competition (Discovery Park)A calligraphy competition cum carnival aims to promote and carry forward Chinese quintessence, fostering the sense of belonging to the countryTsuen WanJunior Chamber International Kowloon (Tel: 9277 1177 / Email:sam.hung@jcikowloon.org)
6/8/2017Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR cum Hong Kong International Dental Expo And Symposium (HKIDEAS) 2017 Closing Dinner (Hotel in the district)Activities include a prize presentation cum ceremony of the Abstracts Competition to recognise winners’ contribution to the industry, and a gala dinner providing a platform for stakeholders to share the views and thoughts for promoting the development of the industry in Hong Kong as well as celebrating the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARWan ChaiHong Kong Dental Association (Tel:2528 5327)
6/8/2017Your smartphone needs a rest! (Central Piers)A campaign to encourage the community to enjoy precious moments without smartphones, fostering a loving and caring communityCentral & WesternJunior Chamber International CITY LADY (Hong Kong) (Tel:6237 7300 / Email: putdownphone@jcicitylady.org.hk)
8/8/2017 – 10/8/2017Calligraphy and Painting Exhibition of Elder Academies in Celebration of 20th Anniversary of Hong Kong's Reunification with the Motherland (Exhibition Gallery, High Block, Hong Kong City Hall)An exhibition for the Elder Academies members to share their fruitful learning outcomes and showcase their talents, with the aim to promote life-long learningCentral and WesternNew Territories West Elder Academies Cluster Limited (Tel: 2433 8268 / Email: ntweac@gmail.com)
11/8/2017 - 13/8/2017The Little Prince (Auditorium, Sha Tin Town Hall)Based on The Little Prince, this dance theatre for families integrates contemporary dance, literature, live music, live sand drawing and animation – an inspired and unique interpretation of this well-loved classicSha TinCity Contemporary Dance Company (Tel: 2329 7803 / Email: info@ccdc.com.hk)
11/8/2017 – 13/8/2017Panasonic 19th Asia Pacific Water Polo Tournament (Kowloon Park Swimming Pool)A water polo competition with the participation of top teams from all over the Asia Pacific region, to share the fun of sport with the public and promote water polo as a healthy lifestyleYau Tsim MongHong Kong Amateur Swimming Association (Tel:2572 8594 / Email:hkasa@hkasa.org.hk)
11/8/2017Workshop of Social Innovation cum Opening Ceremony of Wong Tai Sin District Youth Programmes (Tung Tau Community Centre)To kick off a series of Wong Tai Sin District Youth Programme under the Wong Tai Sin District Youth Programme Committee and to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARWong Tai Sin Wong Tai Sin District Office and Wong Tai Sin District Youth Programme Committee (Tel: 3143 1142 / Email: dowts@had.gov.hk)
12/8/2017 – 13/8/2017Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR & 40th Anniversary of HKWSA - All Women's / Youth's Cable Wakeboard Championships (Lake Egret Taipo)An event aims to encourage participation in water sports by women and the youth with a view to promoting a healthy lifestyleTai PoHong Kong Water Ski Association Limited (Tel: 2504 8168 / Email: hkwsa@hkolympic.org)
12/8/2017– 16/8/2017Lianzhou Youth Cultural Exchange Programme (Lianzhou)To provide a chance for the youths and secondary school students to visit the cultural spots and exchange views with secondary school students from Mainland with the aim of broadening their horizons and perspectives towards history and cultural conservation of China and celebrating the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARNot applicableWong Tai Sin District Office and Wong Tai Sin District Youth Programme Committee (Tel: 3143 1142 / Email: dowts@had.gov.hk)
12/8/2017 – 13/8/2017Yan Oi Tong 40th Anniversary Charity Fun Day & Health Promotion Day (Central Harbourfront Event Space)Programmes include free Chinese medical services, stage performances and game booths, etc., to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR and the 40th anniversary of the organiser Central and Western DistrictYan Oi Tong Limited (Tel: 2655 7711 / Email: ea@yot.org.hk)
12/8/2017 – 13/8/2017Youth Walk and Forum - Peace, Science and Technology, Innovation for a Better Future (Hong Kong Science Park)A series of activities includes walk, forum and large-scale party with the aim to promote peace as well as to enhance the understanding of youth on innovation and technology, in celebration of the reunificationTai PoHong Kong 20th Birthday (Tel: 2799 7688)
12/8/2017The Peak Workplace Young Leaders Commendation Programme 2017 (CityU SCOPE Headquarters Lecture Theatre )An event to recognise young managers, encouraging them to contribute to the society, on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARSham Shui PoJunior Chamber International Tai Ping Shan (Hong Kong) Limited (Tel: 6071 5695 / Email:thepeak@jcitps.org.hk)
12/8/2017Shelter Dreams 2017 (Kennedy Town Temporary Recreation Ground)A programme comprising in-depth orienteering tour and Cardboard Shelters Building Competition, to arouse students’ concern on working poor and housing issues of sandwich class in Hong Kong, with a view to encouraging them to participate in community issuesCentral & WesternJunior Chamber International Kowloon (Tel: 9389 7936 / 9024 9386 / Email: 2017shelterdreams@jcikowloon.org)
12/8/2017CELEBRATION OF THE 25TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE ESTABLISHMENT OF THE HKSAR (Hong Kong Cultural Centre, Music Hall)A concert starts with four songs from the divertimento “Carmina Burana” composed by Carl Orff, followed by a series of renowned Chinese songs to warmly celebrate the 20th anniversary of Hong Kong’s return to the MotherlandYau Tsim MongHong Kong City Choir (Tel:9614 0383)
13/8/2017Thousand people painting Bauhinia create Guinness World Record to celebrate HKSAR 20th Anniversary (Chater Garden, Central)To paint the world’s largest bauhinia with fingers by primary and secondary students, local organisations and physically handicapped in an attempt to break the Guinness World record and to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR togetherCentral and WesternMutual Caring Association Limited (Tel: 2389 8382 / 9101 2789 / Email: info@mutualcaring.org.hk / info@heelspr.com.hk)
13/8/2017HKSAR 20th Anniversary Celebration - South Area Committee Cantonese Opera & Musical Show 2017 (Community Hall of Tsim Sha Tsui Kai Fong Welfare Association)Cantonese opera, music and acrobatic show will be provided to residents of Yau Tsim Mong District to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARYau Tsim Mong Yau Tsim Mong South Area Committee (Tel: 2399 2113 / Email: doytm@had.gov.hk)
13/8/2017The Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR Community National Communion Show (Hall of Henry G. Leong Yaumati Community Centre)An event comprising performances by people of different countries/ ethnics living in Hong Kong to showcase characteristics of their respective cultures, sharing joy and happiness in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARYau Tsim MongYaumatei Kai Fong Welfare Advancement Association Limited (Tel:2388 9192 / Email: ymtkfwaa@yahoo.com.hk)
14/8/2017 – 27/8/2017A Cantonese Opera Extravaganza in Commemoration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Lyric Theatre, The Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts)A series of performances jointly presented by students, alumni and the Young Academy Cantonese Opera Troupe members with the opening of “Prime Minister of Six States” and followed by traditional Chinese operas, aiming to promote Cantonese opera to the public as well as to showcase the talents and achievements of the young generationWan ChaiSchool of Chinese Opera, The Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts (Tel: 2584 8977 / Email: evang.yacot@hkapa.edu)
16/8/2017 – 27/8/2017Musical Exhibition in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Yuen Long Theatre Exhibition Corner, G/F, Phase 2, Kingswood Ginza and Piazza, Tin Yuet Estate)An exhibition to display the cross stitch of “Riverside Scene at Qingming Festival” as well as to arrange dance performances and traditional Chinese handicraft workshops to promote Chinese art and culture to the publicYuen LongYuen Long District Coordinating Committee for Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Tel: 2477 5477)
17/8/2017Parent-child four-wheel drive GO!GO! GOAL! Celebrating the day of reunification of Hong Kong with China (Domain Mall)A four-wheel drive model car fun day to foster parent-child relationship and a cohesive community, in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARKwun TongWindshield Charitable Foundation Social Services and Kowloon East Chaoren Association Ltd (Tel:3188 1422)
18/8/2017 – 23/8/2017Asia and Pacific Jump Rope Championship and Camp 2017 (Southorn Stadium, Wan Chai)An international rope skipping competition to promote rope skipping to the public and encourage them to participate in sports activities, with a view to building a healthy and harmonious society, on this occasion of the 20th anniversary of the HKSARWan ChaiHong Kong Rope Skipping Federation, China (Tel:3705 0357 / Email:hkrsf@hotmail.com)
18/8/2017 – 19/8/2017K. Wah Opera Hong Kong Summer School 2017 - Elf the Musical JR. (Theatre, Sai Wan Ho Civic Centre)A finale performance based on a Broadway musical including the elements of magical adventure, family and love, in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAREasternOpera Hong Kong Ltd. (Tel:2234 0303 / Email: enquiry@operahongkong.org)
18/11/2017Parent-child carnival and Celebration for HK's return to China (Piazza of Prosperous Garden in Yaumatei)Booth games and performance provided to the residents in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR Yau Tsim MongYau Ma Tei Concern for Resident Rights Association (Tel: 8209 3232 / Email: ymtcrra@gmail.com)
19/8/2017Hong Kong - Vienna Music Festival 2017: “Beethoven from Day to Night” - Piano Sonatas Marathon (Academy Concert Hall, The Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts)The first of its kind in Hong Kong, the Piano Sonatas Marathon will bring together pianists from Hong Kong and Vienna to perform “The New Testament” of music, Beethoven’s 32 Piano Sonatas, for 12 hours in a row, celebrating our cultural achievements with musical talents from the “music capital of the world”Wan ChaiVienna Boys Choir Music Academy Foundation and Home Affairs Bureau (Tel: 2339 1132 / Email: festival@vbcmaf.org)
20/8/2017Storm the Park - Toy Formula 1@Victoria Park (Victoria Park (Soccer Pitch No 1))To organise radio-controlled model car parades, racing, demonstration and play-in sessions for participants to experience the vibrancy and joyful atmosphere of parks, with a view to building a harmonious communityWan Chai Leisure and Cultural Services Department (Tel: 2879 5622 / Email: wchdo@lcsd.gov.hk)
20/8/2017Cultures and Colors of Ethnic Minorities Variety Show (Southorn Playground)Programmes include singing and dancing performances as well as exhibition to present the joyful life of ethnic minorities, fostering an integrated and inclusive communityWan ChaiISS-HK HOPE Support Service Centre for Ethnic Minorities (Tel: 2836 3598 / Email: ethnic_centre@isshk.org)
20/8/2017Wan Chai Fun-filled Lawn Carnival cum Opening Ceremony in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of Hong Kong’s Reunification with the Motherland (Tentative Title) (The Central Lawn of Victoria Park)Apart from celebrating the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR, the activity also aims to promote community and family harmony through a series of activities including game booths, dancing and stage performances Wan ChaiWan Chai District Office, Wan Chai District Council and Local organisation(s) of Wan Chai District (Tentative) (Tel: 2835 1329 / Email: dowc@had.gov.hk)
20/8/2017 – 31/8/2017Hong Kong University Student Study Tour to Heilongjiang (Hong Kong to Heilongjiang)Activities include study tour of Harbin, Jiamusi, Heixiazi Island, Tongjiang, Jiaying and Yichun, with a view to enhancing students’ knowledge of the countryNot applicableJinggong Mountain Education Foundation (Tel: 2833 5208 / Email:cbc6.30@gmail.com)
20/8/2017 – 25/8/2017The 4th Hong Kong International Music Festival (Wu Kwai Sha Youth Village)Programmes include music competition and concerts with performances touching on the celebratory elements of the reunification to connect people who love music from Hong Kong, Mainland and worldwide Sha TinGrandmaster Orchestral Music Society (Tel:2117 1726 / Email: hkimf@hkmusic.hk)
21/8/2017Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of HK's Reunification with China - "Cantonese Operatic Gala"" (Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall )"A Cantonese opera performance for elderly and underprivileged to enjoy with the aim to show love to them and, with the participation of teenage volunteers, to build a caring communityCentral and WesternWan Chai Federation of Building Owners (Tel: 2576 4950)
22/8/2017 – 24/8/2017Hong Kong Dance Expo 2017 (Auditorium, Shatin Town Hall)Programmes include exquisite dance pieces by local dance groups and joint performance by famous Mainland dancers, in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARSha TinHong Kong Dance Federation Ltd (Tel: 2967 8253 / Email: hkdf@netvigator.com)
22/8/2017 – 28/8/2017Grand Chinese and Western Art Exhibition 2017 in celebration of the Hong Kong SAR 20th Anniversary (Hong Kong City Hall, Exhibition Hall)An exhibition of traditional Chinese and Western paintings, artistic handicraft, musical instruments and collectibles, with a view to broadening the horizons of youngsters and fostering art and cultural exchange, on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARCentral & WesternCentral and Western District Association for Culture and Arts (Tel:2858 9115 / Email: cwdaca@gmail.com)
6/9/2017Visit to Lam Tin Ambulance Depot (Lam Tin Ambulance Depot)To enhance the local community’s understanding of the work of Ambulance through visits to Ambulance Deport, hoping to foster a caring neighbourhoodKwun TongKwun Tong District Fire Safety Committee (Tel: 2793 2927 / Email: dokt@had.gov.hk)
23/8/2017Wong Tai Sin East Area Committee Dinner Gathering cum Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Restaurant in the district(Tentative))To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR with residents in Wong Tai Sin District with variety performances and dinnerWong Tai Sin Wong Tai Sin East Area Committee and local organisation in Wong Tai Sin District (Tel: 3143 1155 / Email: dowts@had.gov.hk)
23/8/2017慶回歸東區粵劇欣賞晚會 (English name not available) (Sai Wan Ho Civic Centre Leisure)A Cantonese opera show for the community to share the joyful moment in celebration of the reunificationEasternEastern District Recreation & Sports Advancement Association Ltd. (Tel: 2565 7217)
23/8/2017Musical Mélange in celebration of the HKSAR 20th Anniversary (Hong Kong City Hall, Concert Hall)A concert brings choral singing and young artists together for the collaboration of cross-cultural exchanges,on this occasion of 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARCentral & WesternCentral and Western District Association for Culture and Arts (Tel:2858 9115)
24/8/2017 – 23/9/2017HKAA Motorsport Festival in Celebration of 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of HKSAR (Former Kai Tak Airport Runway Tip)Activities include motorsport training, gathering for motorists, racing car display and race track marshal training for teenagers and kids, etc., to promote motorsports and share the happiness of engaging in motorsports activities on this occasion of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARKowloon City DistrictHong Kong Automobile Association (Tel:3583 3638 / Email: general@hkaa.com.hk)
25/8/2017 – 26/8/2017Opera Concert: Gianni Schicchi & Suor Angelica (Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall)An opera concert performed in Italian with bilingual subtitles, with a view to promoting art and culture on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARCentral and WesternOpera Hong Kong Ltd. (Tel:2234 0303 / Email:enquiry@operahongkong.org)
25/8/2017Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of Hong Kong's Reunification with the Motherland –Promotion Activity of Road Safety (Traffic blackspots in Yau Tsim Mong District)To promote road safety by distribution of leaflets and souvenirs to the public, enhancing their knowledge about the communityYau Tsim Mong Yau Tsim Mong Road Safety Campaign Organizing Committee and Yau Tsim Mong District Office (Tel: 2399 2745 / Email: doytm@had.gov.hk)
25/8/2017 –27/8/2017Together We Build: Community Engagement in Public Space Transformation@SummerFest Lifestyle (Central Harbourfront Event Space)To commemorate 20th anniversary of the HKSAR, the public is mobilised to transform public space to feature creativity and social inclusion: 1. Build 20 Public Furniture, make a maze of 5000 square meters and form our public space; 2. Transform the public furnitures into sedan chairs for running; and 3. DIY Workshops and parent-child activitiesCentral and WesternHong Kong Sheng Kung Hui Welfare Council Limited, Central and Western District Office and Central Venue Management (Tel: 2533 1209)
25/8/2017 – 27/8/2017 (Tentative)Les Etoiles du Ballet by The Royal Ballet of Cambodia (Studio Theatre, Hong Kong Cultural Centre)A performance on traditional dance of Cambodia for the public to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR and promote cultural exchangeYau Tsim MongRoyal Consulate General of Cambodia in Hong Kong Special Administrative Region and Macao Special Administrative Region (Tel: (To be confirmed) / Email: (To be confirmed))
26/8/2017BEA Carnival: Celebrating Hong Kong's 20th Anniversary (Heung Yee Kuk Building)A carnival with game booths, face painting, balloon twisting and snacks, etc., for underprivileged children from low-income families as well as those with diseases or disabilities, promoting a caring and inclusive community on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARSha TinBEA Charitable Foundation Limited (Tel: 3608 4869)
26/8/2017To Celebrate 20th Anniversary cum National Day with Promotion of Harmonious & Healthy Life Style (Yuen Long Tung Tau Industrial Area Playground)Programmes include game booths, health talks, singing and dancing performances, Chinese medical consultation and smoking cessation service, etc., for promoting healthy life style and celebrating the 20th anniversary of the establishment of HKSAR cum the National Day Yuen Long Pok Oi Hospital (Tel: 2457 8123 / Email:enquiry@pokoi.org.hk)
27/8/2017The 7th Indoor Dragon Boat Championship (Plaza Hollywood)An indoor competition include individual and relay for residents to experience dragon boat races with the aim to encourage a healthy lifestyle and foster a harmonious communityWong Tai SinHong Kong China Dragon Boat Association (Tel: 2504 8332 / Email: hkdba@hkolympic.org)
10/9/2017Hong Kong Canoe Marathon Championship (Yacht Club, Causeway Bay)A long distance canoe competition for participants padding from Causeway Bay to Stanley, with a view to fostering a healthy lifestyle Wan ChaiThe Hong Kong Canoe Union Limited (Tel: 2504 8186 / Email: hkcu@hkolympic.org)
27/8/2017Hong Kong Southern District Orchestra Summer Concert 2017 (Theatre, 5/F, Sheung Wan Civic Centre)A concert performed by Hong Kong Southern District Orchestra and prominent Orchestras from the Mainland to exchange experiences and to promote cultural exchange on this occasion of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARCentral and WesternSouthern District Arts and Culture Association Limited (Tel: 2873 1877)
28/8/2017Golden Bauhinia International Music & Dance Competition 2017 for Celebrating the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Yuen Long Theatre)A dance competition for the dance troupes from Belt and Road countries/regions to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR Yuen LongChinese Dance Art Association (Tel: 2148 1488 / Email: admin@chinese-dance.org)
31/8/2017Chinese Piano concerto “The butterfly Lovers” & “Yellow river” by Catherine Wong (Hong Kong City Hall, Concert Hall)Performance includes Chinese piano concerto “The Butterfly Lovers” and “Yellow River” with the National Radio Company of Ukraine Symphony Orchestra, to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARCentral & WesternHong Kong Piano Music Association (Tel:3702 6720)
25/11/2017Cycling Trainer Competition (Hong Kong Velodrome)A competition to promote cycling to the public, encourage them to participate in sports activities and celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARSai KungThe Cycling Association of Hong Kong, China Limited (Tel: 2504 8176 / Email: info@cycling.org.hk)
9/2017 (Tentative)Creating Shared Value Forum 2017 (to be confirmed)A major conference to bring together business leaders to explore the application of Creating Shared Value approach with the aim to develop new business opportunities and address social needsTo be confirmedSocial Innovation and Entrepreneurship Development Fund (SIE Fund) and Efficiency Unit (Tel: 2165 7237 / Email: dkmluk@eu.gov.hk)
9/2017 - 11/2017The Art-Tune: A Gramophone remembrance of Hong Kong and Shanghai (Hong Kong Central Library)The exhibition features the history of the record trading industry between Hong Kong and the Mainland in the mid-twentieth century, mainly about the intricate relationship between two record corporations in Shanghai and Hong KongWan ChaiLeisure and Cultural Services Department and China Record Corporation (Tel: 2921 0259 / Email: hkcl-arc@lcsd.gov.hk)
9/2017Exhibition of Winning Entries of Youth Calligraphy and Painting Competition in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Exhibition Hall, 6/F, Sheung Wan Civic Centre)Exhibition of the winning entries helps to arouse youth’s interest in calligraphy and painting as well as propagate Chinese traditional cultureCentral and WesternCentral and Western District Council, Central and Western District Office, and Tung Sin Tan (Tel: 3105 3472 / Email: info@tst.hk)
22/9/2017Gala Dinner in Celebration of the 68th Anniversary of the Founding of the People’s Republic of China cum the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (A Chinese restaurant in Kwong Tin Estate, Lam Tin)A gala dinner to celebrate the National Day and the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR with residents of Kwun Tong South to connect the community and enhance the awareness of national identityTo be confirmedKwun Tong South Area Committee (Tel: 2171 7475 / Email: dokt@had.gov.hk)
11/9/2017 – 12/9/2017Kwun Tong District Golden Songs Concert in Celebration of the 68th Anniversary of the Founding of the People's Republic of China and the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Star Hall, Kowloonbay International Trade and Exhibition Centre)Golden songs concert performed by local famous singers to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR and 68th anniversary of the founding of the People’s Republic of China with residents in Kwun Tong districtKwun TongKwun Tong District Office and Kwun Tong District Council (Tel: 2717 9802 / Email: dokt@had.gov.hk)
26/9/2017 – 28/9/2017Sham Shui Po District Area Committees’ Cantonese Opera Show in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR and the National Day (Auditorium, Tsuen Wan Town Hall)Cantonese opera show will be staged to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR and the National Day as well as to promote Chinese cultureTo be confirmedSham Shui Po East Area Committee, Sham Shui Po West Area Committee, Sham Shui Po Central and South Area Committee, and Sham Shui Po District Office (Tel: 2150 8158 / Email: dossp@had.gov.hk)
9/2017 – 13/10/2017Promotion of Kwun Tong District Fire Safety Competition (Kwun Tong District)To enhance consciousness of primary and secondary school students on fire safety through organising various competitionsKwun TongKwun Tong District Fire Safety Committee (Tel: 2793 2927 / Email: dokt@had.gov.hk)
15/9/2017Joint Schools Performance in Celebration of the 68th Anniversary of the Founding of the People’s Republic of China cum the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Yau Tong Community Hall)A stage variety show performed by primary and secondary school students in Kwun Tong District to celebrate the 68th anniversary of the founding of the People’s Republic of China and the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARKwun TongKwun Tong District Civic Education Committee and Kwun Tong District Office (Tel: 2171 7475 / Email: dokt@had.gov.hk)
9/10/2017Sau Mau Ping Area Celebration Activity for the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR and 68th Anniversary of the Founding of the People's Republic of China (A Chinese restaurant in Sau Mau Ping Shopping Centre)A dinner reception and stage performance to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR and 68th anniversary of the founding of the People’s Republic of China with residents of Sau Mau Ping areaTo be confirmedSau Mau Ping Area Committee (Tel: 2717 9802 / Email: dokt@had.gov.hk)
11/2017 – 1/2018Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR - Art at Dusk (Sha Tin District)Art at Dusk is a weekend free concert series for the enjoyment of residents in the district. Roving around the district, it provides a platform for music and dance performancesSha TinSha Tin Arts and Culture Promotion Committee (Tel: 2158 5382 / Email: dost@had.gov.hk)
1/9/2017 - 2/9/2017Season Opening: Jaap and Yuja Wang (Concert Hall, Hong Kong Cultural Centre)Famous pianist Yuja Wang teams up with Music Director of Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra, Jaap van Zweden, for this unmissable season opening concert to mark the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARYau Tsim Mong Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra (Tel: 2721 2030 / Email: enquiries@hkphil.org)
9/2017HOME Centre -“ Love。Harmony”Cooking Competition (Venue to be confirmed)An event aims to present and share different kinds of healthy home-town cuisines by the local community, including ethnic minorities, for promoting multiculturalism and social inclusivenessTo be confirmedNew Home Association Limited (Tel: 3610 4418)
9/2017 – 12/2017 (Tentative)Mini & Youth Hockey Tournament (5-aside) (Hing Wah Street Playground (Tentative))A hockey tournament for young players to promote the sport and healthy life style, on this occasion of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR Sham Shui PoThe Hong Kong Hockey Association (Tel: 2782 4932 / Email: hkha@hockey.org.hk)
9/2017 - 11/2017 (Tentative) Sincerely yours - Personal Letters of Tsinghua Scholars (Tentative title) (18/F, Lau Ming Wai Academic Building, City University of Hong Kong)To showcase letters written by 130 influential scholars of Tsinghua University, with the aim to enhance the public’s understanding of the intellectual life in 20th century of China, on this occasion of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARKowloon CityCity University of Hong Kong (Tel: 3442 9129)
1/9/2017Celebrate the 68th anniversary of the National Day with the 20th anniversary of Hong Kong's return the dream party (6/F, Kowloonbay International Trade & Exhibition Centre)Programmes include sharing session, singing and fancy skipping performances, providing opportunities to youngsters to interact with each other with a view to fostering a positive outlook on lifeKwun TongThe Kowloon East Association Limited (Tel: 2345 7332 / 2345 7410 / Email: info@kowlooneast.com.hk)
2/9/2017 – 31/12/2017A Series of Activities on the Arts of Sit and Mei (South and North of China performing arts) (Auditorium of Shatin Town Hall, HK Space Museum, Exhibition Hall of City Hall)Activities include performances on Mei Lan Fong and Sit Kok Sin, conference and exhibition to arouse the interest of youngsters in arts of the two masters with a view to bringing out their love of the countryCross-districtsHong Kong Association of Cantonese Opera Scholars & China Academy of Culture Limited (Tel: 2559 2265 / Email: wenhuayuan@cefc.co)
1/9/2017 – 3/9/2017The Yulan Festival of the Hong Kong Chiu Chow Community 2017 for the Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (No. 1 Soccer Pitches, Victoria Park, Hong Kong)Activities include blessing ceremony, International Festival Treats Competition, Yulan Festival Offerings Competition, etc., to bless Hong KongWan ChaiFederation of Hong Kong Chiu Chow Community Organizations (Tel:2559 2181 / Email: erica@fhkccc.org.hk)
11/2017The Basic Law Seminar to Commemorate the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre)To invite experts and guests to speak on topics relating to the successful implementation of the Basic Law and the “one country, two systems” in the past 20 yearsWan ChaiConstitutional and Mainland Affairs Bureau (Tel: 2810 3908 / Email: basiclaw@cmab.gov.hk)
9/2017 – 12/2017InnoTech Month 2017 (Various locations) InnoTech Month 2017 will offer the general public and the innovation and technology industry a wide range of activities, including roadshows, exhibitions, workshops, guided tours, forums, a carnival, industry conferences, industry seminars, etc. To mark the beginning of a series of fabulous events for the InnoTech Month 2017, the InnoTech Month 2017 Roadshow cum Kick-off Ceremony will be held on a specially designed mobile truck on 30 September in Tsim Sha Tsui. The truck will then visit various districts over the territory for two consecutive weeks to promote the concept of smart living and activities of the InnoCarnival 2017 to the publicCross-districtsInnovation and Technology Commission (Tel: 2810 3285/Email: Esther.lee@itc.gov.hk)
2/9/2017 - 3/9/2017 and 5/9/2017 - 9/9/2017Reincarnation of The Prunus Mume (Grand Theatre, Hong Kong Cultural Centre)Directed by Anthony Chan and co-written with Yuen Kai-chi, this play, modelled on Tong Tik-seng’s classic, explores the time and space where humans and spirits intersect, taking the audience on a journey in search of true loveYau Tsim Mong Hong Kong Repertory Theatre (Tel: 3103 5900 / Email: enquiry@hkrep.com)
2/9/2017 – 7/9/20172017 BFA I Women's Baseball Asian Cup (Sai Tso Wan Baseball Field)The event features women’s baseball teams in Asia competing for the qualification spot into the Women’s Baseball World Cup in 2018, also aiming to promote baseball sport and a healthy lifestyle for youngsters Kwun TongHong Kong Baseball Association (Tel: 2504 8330 / Email: hkbsa@hkolympic.org)
2/9/2017Cantonese Opera Concert 2017 (Auditorium, Tsuen Wan Town Hall)To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR with the local community through Cantonese opera performanceTsuen WanTsuen Wan Culture and Recreation Co-ordinating Association Limited (Tel: 2415 7379)
2/9/2017Wan Chai Carnival "Building an Inclusive Community" in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of Hong Kong's Reunification with the Motherland (Victoria Park, Causeway Bay)To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region through a series of activities including game booths, dancing and stage performancesWan Chai Wan Chai District Office and Baptist Oi Kwan Social Service (Tel: 2835 1987 / Email: heidi_lk_leung@had.gov.hk)
2/9/2017 and 17/9/2017Primary and Secondary School Chinese Culture Quiz Competition (2/9/2017 Primary: Confucian Tai Shing Ho Kwok Pui Chun College; 17/9/2017 Finals: MacPherson Stadium)A quiz to enhance students’ understanding of Chinese culture and awareness of national identity, on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARCross-districtsThe Confucian Academy (Tel: 2666 5926 / Email: info@confucianacademy.org.hk)
2/9/2017Carnival to Celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the establishment of HKSAR (Yuen Long Town Hall)A carnival for all, including ethnic minorities, with game booths and performances, with the aim to promote social integration in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARYuen LongYuen Long Town Hall Management Committee Ltd. (Tel: 2479 9757 / Email: info@sscem.org)
3/9/20172017 TTA Cup(Queen Elizabeth Stadium)Annual local table tennis open competition to promote table tennis and encourage public participation in sport.Wan Chai District Hong Kong Table Tennis Association (Tel: 2575 5330 / Email: hktta@netvigator.com)
4/9/2017Celebration of the Return of Hong Kong to the Motherland - Tuen Mun South East Area Committee Golden Songs Concert 2017 (Tentative title) (Tuen Mun Town Hall (Tentative))To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the return of Hong Kong to the Motherland and to strengthen the sense of belonging of residents in Tuen Mun with classic golden oldiesTuen MunTuen Mun District Office and Tuen Mun South East Area Committee (Tel: 2451 3041 / Email: dotm@had.gov.hk)
5/9/2017 – 6/9/2017International Conference on "One Health: Connect and Proact"" (Conference Hall, Central Government Offices)"A conference to share the insights of the international community in protecting both human and animal health through strengthening the collaboration of the medical and veterinary sectorsCentral and WesternAgriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department (Tel: 2150 6904 / Email: tsdiq@afcd.gov.hk)
5/9/2017 – 7/9/20172017 World Master Chefs Competition for Cantonese Cuisine (Chinese Culinary Institute)The competition is divided into two categories, namely “hot meal” and “dim sum / dessert” categories, for the participation of elite chefs from around the world, with a view to promoting and sharing of Cantonese culinary skills among chefs worldwide and raising Hong Kong’s profile as a wine and dine hub on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARSouthernWorld Master Chefs Association for Cantonese Cuisine (WMACC) (Tel:2753 6703 / Email:wmcccc2017@gmail.com)
6/9/2017 - 9/9/2017CENTRESTAGE (Hall 3B-C and Grand Hall, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre)An international fashion event to showcase the latest designer collections of fashion brands from various countries and regions and provide a platform for members of fashion industry to share their ideas of designWan Chai Hong Kong Trade Development Council (Tel: 1830 668 / Email: exhibitions@hktdc.org)
6/9/2017Yuja & Friends: A Chamber Night (Concert Hall, Hong Kong Cultural Centre)Famous pianist Yuja Wang’s intimate chamber music encounter with Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra’s principals. They will perform Tchaikovsky’s Piano Trio and Brahms’ Piano Quartet, bringing audiences an unforgettable eveningYau Tsim MongHong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra (Tel: 2721 2030 / Email: enquiries@hkphil.org)
6/9/2017 – 10/9/2017慶祝香港特別行政區成立二十周年暨九龍城潮僑盂蘭會成立五十周年慶典 (English name not available) (Kowloon City District)Activities include parade, Chiu Chow-style drama, distribution of free rice, traditional food stalls and guided tour, etc., to promote the Yulan Festival as part of China’s intangible cultural heritage, traditional Chinese art and culture as well as values, on this occasion of celebratingthe 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARKowloon CityKowloon City Chiu Kiu Yue Lan Association Limited (Tel: 2330 6461 / Email: kcyouths@gmail.com)
7/9/2017Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of HKSAR cum the 33rd Anniversary of the Federation of HK Hotel Owners (Hotel in the district)Gala dinner with exhibits to showcase the history of Hong Kong hotels over the past two decades, in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR and the 33rd anniversary of the organizerCentral & WesternThe Federation of H.K. Hotel Owners Ltd (Tel:2369 1887 / Email: info@fhkho.org)
8/9/2017 - 9/9/2017Yuja Wang: Beethoven and Mahler (Concert Hall, Hong Kong Cultural Centre)The intimate Beethoven’s Second Piano Concerto and the incredible Mahler’s Fifth Symphony will be jointly presented by famous pianist Yuja Wang and Music Director of Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra, Jaap van Zweden, to mark the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARYau Tsim Mong Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra (Tel: 2721 2030 / Email: enquiries@hkphil.org)
8/9/2017International Gala Extraordinaire – Stage of Ability 2017 (Queen Elizabeth Stadium)A TV variety show to showcase different talents of persons with disabilities, fostering inclusiveness in the community particularly on this occasion of the 20th anniversary of the HKSARWan ChaiRadio Television Hong Kong (Tel: 3691 2388 / 2339 6402 / Email: ccu@rthk.hk)
8/9/2017 or 9/9/2017Hublot Loves Football Charitable Celebrity Football Match (To be confirmed)A charitable friendship football match to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR, fostering an inclusive and respectful communityTo be confirmedLVMH Watch & Jewellery Hong Kong Limited (Tel:2909 5972)
9/9/2017City Orientation Communion Day (Sha Tin park, New Town Plaza)An event including a Kick-off Ceremony, variety show, city orientation game and game booths, etc., to promote social integration of able-bodied and disabled persons with the aim to foster a harmonious societySha TinSha Tin District Community Fund Limited (Tel: 2210 2630 / Email: enquiries@stcommunityfund.org.hk)
9/9/2017回歸20載,送暖到社群 (English name not available) (Sha Tin Heung Yee Kuk Building)Programmes include singing, dancing and Tai Chi performances, as well as Cantonese opera to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARSha TinThe Chinese Manufactures' Association of Hong Kong (Tel: 2851 1555)
10/9/2017Distribution of Rice in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Tin Shui Community Centre)Rice representing “Peace” is distributed to the elderly by volunteers so as to offer care and blessing with the elderly and foster a harmonious community Yuen LongTin Shui Wai Women Association Limited (Tel: 2447 7499 / 2447 7707 / Email: hktswwomen@yahoo.com.hk)
10/9/2017Celebrating National Day and the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR Carnival (Sha Tin Park Main Plaza)Through a carnival with game booths, exhibition booths, singing and dancing performances to celebrate with the local community the National Day and the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARSha Tin Government Employees Association (Tel: 2770 3676 / Email: info@geahk.org.hk)
10/9/2017The 6th New Territories Regional Rugby 7s Championship and Carnival in Celebration of HKSAR 20th Anniversary (Tseung Kwan O Sports Ground)An annual competition amongst nine district sports associations in the New Territories and to encourage the public to participate in sports activities, with a view to building a healthy and harmonious societySai Kung The New Territories Regional Sports Association (Tel: 2704 1823 / Email: ntsa1984@gmail.com)
10/9/2017Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of Hong Kong's Reunification cum Yau Tsim Mong Awards Presentation Ceremony of Youth Programme 2017 (Piazza A & B, Hong Kong Cultural Centre)To let the youth to express their ideas through Talent shows while the Awards Presentation Ceremony of Youth Programme 2017 will also be heldYau Tsim Mong Yau Tsim Mong District Youth Programme Committee and Yau Tsim Mong District Office (Tel: 2399 2131 / Email: doytm@had.gov.hk)
11/9/2017Belt and Road Summit (Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre)The Summit will bring together government officials and top business executives from countries along the Belt and Road, and representatives of international institutions to explore opportunities brought about by the InitiativeWan ChaiThe Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region and Hong Kong Trade Development Council (Tel: 1830 668 / Email: beltandroadsummit@hktdc.org)
12/9/2017Cantonese Opera Excerpts in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Lam Tin (East) Community Hall)A Cantonese Opera Excerpts performance to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARKwun TongLam Tin Area Committee and Leisure and Cultural Services Department (Tel: 2793 2019 / Email: dokt@had.gov.hk)
12/9/2017 (Tentative)2017 Power of Culture Forum in Hong Kong (JW Marriott Hotel Hong Kong (Tentative))A thematic forum and seminar-cum-showcase of Hong Kong’s intangible cultural heritage for the public to understand the inheritance of Chinese culture in Hong Kong and promote Chinese culture to the public, on this occasion of the 20th anniversary of the HKSARCentral and WesternThe Association For the Promotion of Global Chinese Traders Fraternity Limited (Tel: 2877 6655 or 2511 3828 / Email:inquiry@gctf.com.hk or ellen119@yahoo.com)
13/9/2017The 14th Singing Contest of Hong Kong Non-Profit Making Association (Auditorium, Tsuen Wan Town Hall)A singing contest for stakeholders of non-profit-making organisations in celebration of the National Day and the reunificationTsuen WanPreparatory Committee of Hong Kong Non-Profit Making Associations for The Celebration of The 68th Anniversary of The Founding of The People's Republic of China (Tel:2337 0826 / Email: singingcontest@rahk.org.hk)
14/9/2017 (Tentative)2017 Opportunities for the Elderly Project (OEP) Award Presentation Ceremony (Kowloon Bay International Trade and Exhibition Centre (Tentative))Commend outstanding service projects under the OEP and around 900 elderly persons and people from underprivileged groups will be invited to joinKwun TongSocial Welfare Department (Tel: 3183 9482 / Email: oepenq@swd.gov.hk)
15/9/2017 - 16/9/2017A Tale of The Forbidden City (Grand Theatre, Hong Kong Cultural Centre)Hong Kong and Nanjing experiment on traditional Xiqu. This is a return to the singing, recitation and movement in Kunqu opera, innovatively examining the architectural significance of the Forbidden CityYau Tsim Mong Zuni Icosahedron (Tel: 2566 9696 / Email: info@zuni.org.hk)
16/9/2017Sik Sik Yuen Humanitarian Community Caring Project 2017 Carnival on 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR and Mid-Autumn Festival with Elders (Wong Tai Sin Square)Programmes include game booths, ceremony, old songs performances, lanterns design competition , exhibition on selected lantern entries, etc., in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR with the public, and distribution of moon cakes to the elderly for fostering a caring communityWong Tai SinSik Sik Yuen (Tel: 2321 2014)
16/9/2017 – 17/9/2017The 20th Anniversary Celebration 3 on 3 Competition (Southorn Playground)A basketball competition to encourage the public to actively participate in sports with a view to building a healthy and harmonious communityWan ChaiHong Kong Basketball Association Limited (Tel: 2504 8181 / Email: hkbba@basketball.org.hk)
16/9/2017 – 17/9/20172017 President Cup Volleyball Invitational (Queen Elizabeth Stadium)A volleyball competition for the 4 top-ranked men’s and women’steams in Hong Kong volleyball championship (Division one), to enhance the festive atmosphereWan ChaiVolleyball Association of Hong Kong, China Limited (Tel: 2771 0293 / Email: info@vbahk.org.hk)
17/9/2017Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR - Sha Tin Arts Variety Show 2017 (Main Plaza and Amphitheatre, Sha Tin Park)Programmes include Chinese musical instruments, orchestra, dancing, Chinese opera, singing performance, etc. for celebrating the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARSha TinSha Tin Arts Association (Tel: 2606 6552 / Email: staa@netvigator.com)
17/9/2017Centre for Harmony and Enhancement of Ethnic Minority Residents (CHEER) - A Celebration of 20th Anniversary of an EM-friendly Hong Kong (Ping Shek Estate Podium)An event including game booths and performances to let the participants review the ethnic minorities-related issues in the past 20 years and to instill hope in building an EM-friendly Hong KongKwun TongHong Kong Christian Service (Tel: 3106 3104 / Email: cheer@hkcs.org)
17/9/2017Love Without Borders Multicultural Carnival (1/F, Car Park 1, Yat Tung Estate, Tung Chung, Lantau Island, Hong Kong)A carnival comprising costumes and traditions exhibition, cultural performance by different ethnics and game booths, etc., with a view to promoting cultural diversity and social inclusionIslandsThe Neighbourhood Advice-Action Council TOUCH-Support Service Centre for Ethnic Minorities (Tel: 2988 1422)
26/11/2017New Territories Parent-Child Cycling tour in celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR by Heung Yee Kuk N.T. (Sheung Shui Cycling Entry/ Exit hub and Frontier Closed Area)A cycling trip from Sheung Shui to frontier closed area, promoting parent-child relationship while appreciating our scenes at closed areas, in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARNorthHeung Yee Kuk New Territories (Tel:2336 1151)
17/9/2017Global Celebration Ceremony of Confucius' 2568th Birthday (MacPherson Stadium / Restaurant in the district)Celebrations include opening ceremony, traditional sacrificial and ritual activities, Confucian songs, drama and dancing performances, various literary programmes and a banquet Yau Tsim MongThe Confucian Academy (Tel:2735 5556 / Email: info@confucianacademy.org.hk)
18/9/2017Celebration of the Return of Hong Kong to the Motherland – A Gala Evening of Golden Oldies (Tuen Mun Town Hall)To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Return of Hong Kong to the Motherland with residents and to enhance their understanding of the area committee by organising a variety show featuring performance of golden oldies, dances and Chinese juggling, etcTuen Mun Tuen Mun District Office and Tuen Mun North East Area Committee (Tel: 2451 3440 / Email: dotm@had.gov.hk)
22/9/2017 - 1/10/2017To Commemorate the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region - Basic Law Calligraphy Inscriptions Exhibition (Exhibition Gallery, Hong Kong Central Library)To exhibit Basic Law Calligraphy Inscriptions with the aim to enhance the public's knowledge of the Basic LawWan ChaiThe Chinese Manufactures' Association of Hong Kong (Tel: 2542 8621 / Email: info@cma.org.hk)
12/9/2017 - 17/9/2017Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR - Exhibition of Chinese Calligraphy and Painting of Sha Tin Arts Association (Sha Tin Town Hall)To exhibit over 100 works of Chinese calligraphy and paintings so as to enhance the public’s knowledge and understanding of Chinese traditional artsSha TinSha Tin Arts Association (Tel: 2606 6544 / Email: staa@netvigator.com)
19/9/2017Chinese Opera Concert in Celebration of the HKSAR 20th Anniversary (Hong Kong City Hall, Concert Hall)A Cantonese opera to celebrate the reunification with a view to fostering a harmonious communityCentral & WesternCentral and Western District Association for Culture and Arts (Tel: 2858 9115)
19/9/2017慶祝回歸綜合音樂分享會 (English name not available) (Tsim Sha Tsui District Kaifong Welfare Association)Programmes include singing, dancing and Kung Fu performances and drum show, etc., to share the joy of the reunification, fostering a loving and caring communityYau Tsim MongYouth For Christ (HK) Ltd (Tel:2782 2886 / Email:info@yfc.org.hk)
22/9/2017Celebration of the Return of Hong Kong to the Motherland - Youth Talent Show (Tuen Mun Town Hall (Tentative))To celebrate the return of Hong Kong to the Motherland with members of the public by organising talent show featuring participants from secondary schools and youth centres in the district as well as singing performance by pop singers and bandsTuen MunTuen Mun District Office (Tel: 2451 3316 / Email: dotm@had.gov.hk)
22/9/2017 - 23/9/2017Opening Concert of the 40th Anniversary Orchestral Season (Concert Hall, Hong Kong Cultural Centre)Hong Kong Chinese Orchestra, while upholding traditions, is dedicated to demonstrating the Hong Kong spirit and breaking new ground to create a diversified and boundless experience for its Chinese music lovers. Also celebrating the opening of the 40th Anniversary Orchestral Season on this occasion of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR, the concert will showcase the Orchestra’s achievements in East-West cultural exchange, commissions for new works, research and development of eco-friendly instruments, community care, etc. Yau Tsim Mong Hong Kong Chinese Orchestra (Tel: 3185 1600 / Email: inquiries@hkco.org)
22/9/2017HKIoD Directors' Conference 2017 (Chancellor Room, Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre)A conference to share experience and explore with participants what it takes to be an effective director in facing challenges, on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARWan ChaiThe Hong Kong Institute of Directors (HKIoD) (Tel:2889 9986 / Email: dirconf@hkiod.com)
23/9/2017 - 24/9/2017 (Tentative)Apariencias by Eva Yerbabuena Ballet Flamenco (Spain) (Tentative title) (Grand Theatre, Hong Kong Cultural Centre)The world renowned Spanish flamenco artist and her team will present a programme of their recent highly acclaimed repertoireYau Tsim MongLeisure and Cultural Services Department (Tel: 2268 7323 / Email: cp2@lcsd.gov.hk)
23/9/2017Buddhist Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Return of Hong Kong - "Buddhism Carnivals"" (Fa Hui Park, 101 Boundary Street, Kowloon)"Activities include marching performance, arts and cultural performance, game booths and workshops, etc., with the aim to promote the kindness upheld in Buddhism and pray for the prosperous, peaceful and joyful future of Hong KongSham Shui PoHeung Hoi Ching Kok Lin Association (Tel:2572 2662 / Email:info@buddhist-hhckla.com)
23/9/2017 – 24/9/2017Mid-Autumn Festival Event (Kowloon City District)An event for students to visit elderly singletons and distribute mooncakes, showing care and love to them and sharing the joy of Mid-Autumn Festival and the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARKowloon CityKowloon City District Association for Celebration of Re-unification of Hong Kong with China (Tel: 2766 2579 / Email: kcdafc@gmail.com)
23/9/2017慶回歸夏日敬老聯歡晚會2017 (English name not available) (Restaurant in Jordon)Programmes include karaoke, dancing performances and distribution of gifts to elderly, to foster respect for the elderly and to celebrate the reunificationYau Tsim MongHong Kong and Kowloon Jade Merchants and Workers Union Association (Tel: 9461 5922 / 9017 4553)
23/9/2017Movie Show for Celebrating 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of HKSAR (Sunbeam Theatre, North Point)To broadcast a positive-thinking movie for free with a view to fostering a harmonious communityEasternCauseway Bay Association Limited (Tel: 2881 6875)
23/9/2017 – 24/9/2017DAB 25th Anniversary cum HKSAR 20th Anniversary Establishment Performances (Hong Kong Coliseum)Performances including musical drama, movies, acrobatic and minority group performances, in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR and the 25th anniversary of the organiserYau Tsim MongDemocratic Alliance for the Betterment and Progress of Hong Kong (Tel: 3582 1135 / Email: info@dab.org.hk)
23/9/2017 (Preliminary) and 22/10/2017 (Final)Reunification Trophy Youth Live Singing Contest 2017 (Preliminary Contest: Cheung Wah Community Hall; Final Contest: North District Hall Auditorium)A singing contest with participants exchanging skils and sharing experiences with music experts and artists and singers to join as guest performers with live band as accompaniment, on this occasion of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARNorth North District Juvenile Association Limited (Tel: 2639 9550 / Email: ndja@ndja.org.hk)
24/9/2017Child Development Fund Kick-off cum Certificate Presentation Ceremony (Conference Hall, Central Government Offices)The ceremony gives recognition to child development fund project participants, including schools, mentors, children and their parents, and supporting organisations, for their efforts in the longer-term development of children from a disadvantaged backgroundCentral and WesternLabour and Welfare Bureau (Tel: 3655 4430 / Email: connieyip@lwb.gov.hk)
24/9/2017Love Easy Fiesta (Kwun Tong Promenade)Programmes include stage / roving performances, variety shows, dancing performances, youth martial arts, roving artist show, etc. and interactive booths: street/road painting, game booths, street run etc.Kwun TongKwun Tong District Office (Tel: 2171 7433 / Email: dokt@had.gov.hk)
24/9/2017The Community Chest Wheelock Swim for Millions 2017 (Repulse Bay Beach)An open water swimming contest to enhance public awareness of environmental protection, and to raise fund for supporting youth services, with a view to promoting a caring communitySouthern DistrictThe Community Chest of Hong Kong (Tel: 2599 6111 / Email: swim@commchest.org)
24/9/2017Across Chinese Traditional Clothing Cultural Tour (MacPherson Stadium)A series of activities such as cultural seminars, as well as cultural and catwalk shows on Chinese clothing on this occasion of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR, for enhancing the understanding of the history and development of Chinese clothingYau Tsim MongKowloon Women's Organisations Federation (Tel: 2740 9000 / Email: kwof3@yahoo.com.hk)
24/9/2017 - 2/10/2017InnoTech Expo 2017 (Hall 3F-G, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre)An exhibition to showcase China’s significant technology and innovation achievements in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR covering periods from ancient to present in three major areas namely “Astronomy”; “Informatics” and “Oceanography”, featuring also outstanding local innovation and technology projectsWan ChaiOur Hong Kong Foundation (Tel:2603 3001 / Email: events@ourhkfoundation.org.hk)
24/9/2017Mid-Autumn Festival Evening Gala in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of HK's Reunification with China (Southorn Playground)Programmes include booth games, band, dance and choir performances, artist singing, lion dance, magic show, etc., in celebration of Mid-Autumn Festival and the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARWan ChaiWan Chai District Arts, Cultural, Recreational & Sports Association Limited (Tel: 2895 5172)
25/9/2017 - 29/9/2017International Conference of Data Protection and Privacy Commissioners 2017 (Kowloon Shangri-La)An annual assembly of data protection and privacy commissioners from more than 60 countries, and the largest international forum dedicated to privacy and data protectionYau Tsim MongOffice of the Privacy Commissioner for Personal Data (Tel: 2877 7106 / Email: daniel.leung@pcpd.org.hk)
25/9/2017九龍西區各界慶祝中華人民共和國成立六十八周年暨香港回歸祖國二十周年文藝晚會 (English name not available) (Hong Kong Cultural Centre, Concert Hall)Performed by prominent art groups from the Mainland, programmes include singing, dancing, juggling, etc., in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR with the local community Yau Tsim MongThe Unified Association of Kowloon West Ltd., (Tel: 2398 8948)
25/9/2017Celebration of the Return of Hong Kong to the Motherland - Tai Hing and Shan King Area Variety Show (Auditorium, Tuen Mun Town Hall)Joint performances by renowned singers and students from the district to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Return of Hong Kong to the MotherlandTuen Mun Tuen Mun Tai Hing and Shan King Area Committee and Tuen Mun District Office (Tel: 2451 3270 / Email: dotm@had.gov.hk)
26/9/2017Celebration for HK's return to China AND Mid-Autumn Elderly Afternoon tea Party (Restaruant in the district)A tea gathering with the elderly comprising dancing and singing performances as well as moon cake sharing to promote the virtue of respecting the elderlyYau Tsim MongConcern for Resident Rights Association (Tel: 8209 3232 / Email: ymtcrra@gmail.com)
26/9/2017 - 28/9/2017Exhibition of Winning Entries of the 42nd Hong Kong Youth Cultural and Arts Competitions (Exhibition Gallery, Hong Kong Cultural Centre)To display the winning entries of various competitions including photography, painting, Chinese essay writing, Chinese calligraphy, etc. to showcase the talents and potentials of the local youthYau Tsim Mong Home Affairs Department and The Hong Kong Youth Cultural and Arts Competitions Committee (Tel: 2835 2190 / Email: enquiry@hkycac.org)
27/9/2017Elder Academies Concert in Celebration of 20th Anniversary of Hong Kong's Reunification with the Motherland (Theatre, Low Block, Hong Kong City Hall)A concert to showcase the talent of Elder Academies members, with the aim to promote the integration of the elderly into the community and build a harmonious societyCentral and WesternNew Territories West Elder Academies Cluster Limited (Tel: 2433 8268 / Email: ntweac@gmail.com)
15/9/2017Chinese Concert (Sai Wan Ho Civic Centre)A Chinese instrumental music concert to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAREasternSai Wan Ho Residents Association (Tel: 2560 0373)
27/9/2017National Day Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (The Tsimshatsui Community Hall, 136A, Nathan Road)Programmes include concert, singing and dancing performances, as well as distribution of fortune bags to elderly, ethnic minorities and underprivileged, with the aim to share the joy of reunificationYau Tsim MongThe TST District Kai Fong Welfare Association (Tel: 2367 6111)
28/9/2017Celebrates 20th Anniversary of HKSAR and Mid-Autumn Festival (Tin Shui Wai, to be confirmed)A variety show and moon cake distribution occasion for showing care to the elderly as well as celebrating the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR and Mid-Autumn FestivalYuen LongTin Shui Wai Women Association Limited (Tel: 2447 7499 / Email: hktswwomen@yahoo.com.hk)
29/9/2017SKH Interschool Orchestra Concert (The Hong Kong Jockey Club Amphitheatre)Programmes include performance by the SKH interschool orchestra, joining hands with world class conductor and cellist, to celebrate the reunification with enchanting musicWan ChaiLiang's Studio Limited (Tel: 2572 3168)
30/9/2017Tsuen Wan District Flag Raising Ceremony cum Secondary Schools and Uniform Groups Parade (Football field, Sha Tsui Road Playground, Tsuen Wan)To invite the secondary schools and uniform groups in Tsuen Wan to join the flag raising ceremony cum parade to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR and the 68th anniversary of the founding of the People’s Republic of China with a view to enhancing a sense of belonging to the community and fostering a better understanding of the Motherland among the general publicTsuen WanTsuen Wan Preparatory Committee of National Day Celebration and Tsuen Wan District Office (Tel: 2492 2349 / Email: dotw@had.gov.hk)
30/9/2017 – 2/10/2017Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR - Netball Festival (To be confirmed)A netball tournament across different age groups and divisions to promote netball sports and foster a healthy lifestyle Cross-districtsHong Kong Netball Associarion (Tel: 2504 8208 / Email: hkna@hkolympic.org)
30/9/2017Kwun Tong District Mid-Autumn Lantern Festival 2017 (Hong Ning Road Recreation Ground)A carnival comprising variety show, game booths and lantern riddle quizzes to celebrate with the local community the mid-autumn festival and the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARKwun Tong Kwun Tong District Culture And Recreation Promotion Association (Tel: 3426 8021 / Email: info@ktcrpa.org)
30/9/2017迎國慶‧賀中秋2017潮式園遊會 (English name not available) (Morse Park No.3 Soccer Pitch)Activities include parade Teochew opera, singing and dancing performances, photo exhibition, food carnival and lecture, etc., to promote Chaozhou culture and foster a cohesive community Wong Tai Sin Kowloon East Chaoren Association Ltd (Tel: 3572 0676 / Email: kecsl@yahoo.com.hk)
22/10/2017 & 17-31/1/2018Countdown to the Volvo Ocean Race 2017-18 (22/10/2017: Harbour City Ocean Terminal Main Concourse, Tsim Sha Tsui); Race Festival - Hong Kong Stopover (17-31/1/2018: Kai Tak Runway Park)The Volvo Ocean Race is the toughest sailing challenge on the planet. Hong Kong will host its first ever stopover. It will start from Spain on 22 October 2017. A countdown event will be held on the same date. During the race carnival held on 17-31 January 2018, Kai Tak Runway Park will be transformed into an entertainment hub with sailing races, live music performances, etc.Cross-districtsHong Kong Sailing Federation (Tel: 2504 8159 / Email: vorhk@sailing.org.hk)
10/2017Junior Police Call Inter-District Dragon Boat Charity Race 2017 (Shing Mun River, Shatin)A charity race of dragon boat and cheering team competitions to develop team spirit of the young people and to help the needySha TinPolice Public Relations Branch, Hong Kong Police Force (Tel: 2860 6157 / Email: jpc-office-1-pprb@police.gov.hk)
13/10/2017Tea Reception for Elderly in Celebration of the 68th Anniversary of the Founding of the People’s Republic of China cum the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR for Kwun Tong Central Area (A Chinese restaurant at Tsui Ping Shopping Center in Kwun Tong)A tea reception to celebrate the National Day and the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR and to show care to the elderly in Kwun Tong Central areaKwun Tong DistrictKwun Tong Central Area Committee (Tel: 2171 7486 / Email: dokt@had.gov.hk)
2/10/2017National Day Carnival (Roman Amphitheatre , On Tat Estate, Kwun Tong)To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR and the National Day with the residents in Sze Shun through organising a large-scale entertainment programme featuring on-stage performance, game booths and handicraft demonstrationKwun TongSze Shun Area Committee (Tel: 2349 6169 / Email: dokt@had.gov.hk)
18/11/2017Celebrating the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR cum celebrating the 30th Anniversary of the Establishment of Ma On Shan - 3 x 3 Basketball Competition (Basketball court, Chinese YMCA college)Inviting Ma On Shan District primary and secondary schools students to join the basketball competitionSha TinOrganiser:Sha Tin East One Area Committee; Collaborator: Chinese YMCA College; Co-organiser: Sha Tin District Office; (Tel: 2633 9964 / Email: kary_ht_chan@had.gov.hk)
4/11/2017Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR - Sports Fun Day (Yuen Chau Kok Sports Centre)Representatives of the youth organisations and Sha Tin District Councilers will form teams to participate in the competitions such as bubble football and Kin-BallSha TinSha Tin District Youth Programme Committee (Tel: 2158 5344 / Email: dost@had.gov.hk)
9/2017 – 2/2018Healthy Estates Programmes in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Kwun Tong District)The programmes aim to enhance the awareness of health and national identity of residentsKwun Tong DistrictKwun Tong Healthy City Steering Committee, Kwun Tong Central Area Committees, Kwun Tong South Area Committees, Kwun Tong West Area Committees, Sze Shun Area Committees, Sau Mau Ping Area Committees, Lam Tin Area Committees and non-government organisations (Tel: 2171 7484 / Email: dokt@had.gov.hk)
9/2017 – 2/2018Healthy School Programme in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Kwun Tong District)The programmes aim to enhance the awareness of health and national identity of pupilsKwun Tong DistrictKwun Tong Healthy City Steering Committee and non-government organisations (Tel: 2171 7484 / Email: info@kthcsc.com)
10/2017 – 12/2017“Joy” us Hiking (Various country parks)A series of hiking activities for local citizens and overseas visitors to explore the scenic beauty, heritage and biodiversity of the country parksCross-districtsAgriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department (Tel: 2418 1455 / Email: nature@afcd.gov.hk)
10/2017 – 12/2017“Energy •COME Sham Shui Po” Guided Tours (Sham Shui Po District)Guided tours to show participants around the revitalised historical buildings and other scenic spots in Sham Shui Po, showcasing the development of the district and fostering a sense of belonging as well as social cohesiveness in the communitySham Shui PoSham Shui Po District Office (Tel: 2150 8152 / Email: dossp@had.gov.hk)
10/2017 – 12/2017Sham Shui Po District Schools Drama Tour on Fire Safety (Primary Schools and Kindergarten in Sham Shui Po)To arrange local drama troupe to visit primary schools and kindergartens in Sham Shui Po district and perform fire safety drama shows to spread the message of fire safety , encouraging students to show concern about the community Sham Shui Po DistrictSham Shui Po District Fire Safety Committee (Tel; 2150 8158 / Email: dossp@had.gov.hk)
11/2017 – 1/2018Civic Education Visit Programme (Civic Education Resource Centre, the Legislative Council, New Life Psychiatric Rehabilitation Association or the Hong Kong Society for the Blind)Visits to various organisations including Civic Education Resource Centre, the Legislative Council, New Life Psychiatric Rehabilitation Association or the Hong Kong Society for the Blind, etc., to enhance the understanding of district community services and foster a greater sense of belonging for local residentsCross-districtSham Shui Po District Committee on Promotion of Civic Education (Tel: 2150 8158 / Email: dossp@had.gov.hk)
10/2017 – 11/2017 (Tentative)The 170th Anniversary Parade of Man Mo Temple cum Autumn Sacrificial Rites (Tung Wah Group of Hospitals Man Mo Temple)The sedan chairs carrying the 2 deities will lead the procession and start the parade from the Sheung Wan Cultural Squareto Man Mo Temple, where the Autumn Sacrificial Rites are to be held to pray for peace and prosperity for the people of Hong Kong, with a view to promoting Chinese traditional culture as well as building a harmonious communityCentral and WesternTung Wah Group of Hospitals (Tel:2859 7612 / Email:enquiry@tungwah.org.hk)
1/10/2017TWGHs Joint Primary School Soccer Fun Day (The soccer pitch of Victoria Park)Joint Primary School Soccer Fun Day to share the beliefs of Soccer Ambassador Programme and to recognise students’ achievements, with a view to building a healthy and harmonious societyWan ChaiTung Wah Group of Hospitals (Tel:2589 7666 / Email:enquiry@tungwah.org.hk)
1/10/2017 – 30/11/2017Japan Autumn Festival in Hong Kong - Rediscovering Nippon - 2017 (Various places in Hong Kong)A wide range of events promoting Japan culture and lifestyle to the public, including cultural performances, sports, arts, seminars, education, promotions, food, film shows, etc., with a view to fostering cultural exchangesand celebrating the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARCross-districtsConsulate-General of Japan in Hong Kong (Tel: 2252 1184 / Email: infojp@hn.mofa.go.jp)
1/10/2017 – 2/10/2017Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR Fencing Invitation Competition (Tin Shui Wai Sports Centre)A competition for community fencing clubs coming from China, Macau, Chinese Taipei and South-East Asia countries/regions for fencing elites to exchange skills, and to promote fencing sport, on this occasion of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARYuen LongUnion Fencing Club (Tel: 9233 4731 / Email: info@ufc.org.hk)
3/11/2017Sham Shui Po East Elderly Feast in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Chinese restaurant in Sham Shui Po District) Feast for the elderly with performances and lucky draw to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR and the National Day, as well as to cultivate a sense of respect and appreciation towards the elderlySham Shui Po DistrictSham Shui Po East Area Committee (Tel: 2150 8158 / Email: dossp@had.gov.hk)
5/11/2017“The Most of Sham Shui Po” Orienteering Game (Lai Kok Community Hall (Starting Point))Teams formed by students or families will compete to locate checkpoints at the landmarks in Sham Shui Po district with a view to enhancing participants’ knowledge of the history of the district as well as residents’ sense of neighbourhoodSham Shui PoSham Shui Po District Youth Programme Committee (Tel: 2150 8157 / Email: dossp@had.gov.hk)
10/2017TWGHs Joint Primary School Soccer Ambassador Programme – Soccer Ambassador Exchange Journey to Japan (Hong Kong to Japan)An exchange programme to nurture students with character-building activities, so as to equip them with positive values and proper behavior, as well as promoting whole-person developmentNot applicableTung Wah Group of Hospitals (Tel:2589 7666 / Email:enquiry@tungwah.org.hk)
10/2017TWGHs Students Ambassadors Tour to San Francisco (Tentative title) (Hong Kong to San Francisco, USA)Through a series of training and sharing sessions to enhance secondary students' knowledge of how the HKSAR Government promotes the development and connection in economic and cultural aspects between Hong Kong and San Francisco since reunificationNot applicableTung Wah Group of Hospitals (Tel: 2589 7655 / Email: enquiry@tungwah.org.hk)
10/2017 – 11/2017Basketball Championship for Integration of Hearing Impaired Athletes and General Public - Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Sport Centre(s) of Leisure and Cultural Services Department (Tentative))A basketball competition to promote the integration of hearing-impaired athletes and public, with the aim to foster a harmonious and inclusive communityTo be confirmedHong Kong Sports Association of the Deaf Company Limited (Tel: 3104 1213 / Email: info@hksad.org.hk)
1/10/2017 – 2/10/2017Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR - Cross-strait 4 Regions Age Group Fencing Championships (Kowloon Bay International Trade & Exhibition Centre)A fencing competition for the fencers from Mainland China, Taiwan, Hong Kong and Macau to enhance their skills and to promote the sport, with a view to fostering a healthy and harmonious societyKwun TongHong Kong Fencing Association (Tel: 2504 8106 / Email: info@hkfa.org.hk)
10/2017 – 6/2018The Golden Era of Football in Hong Kong (Performance venues and libraries under LCSD); Opening Ceremony (Hong Kong Cultural Centre, 14/10/2017)An exhibition to review the glorious days of Hong Kong football development in the 1950s and 1960s, inspiring young people to a positive lifestyle and to pursue brighter futureCross-districtsLam Tai Fai Charitable Foundation Limited (Tel: 2739 2822)
10/2017 - 4/2018Gentlemen Sportsmanship and Fair Play - Courtery of Archery (Shopping mall of different districts)An archery game to promote the spirit of self-improvement, on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARCross-districtThe Confucian Academy (Tel:2666 5926 / Email:info@confuciancademy.org.hk)
10/2017 – 12/2017New Territories Cultural Tour in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Yan Chau Tong, Sheung Shui Ta Ku Ling, Yuen Long, Sai Kung, Lantau Island)Guided tour to visit rural areas with the aim to enhance participants’ knowledge of the New Territories, in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARCross-districtHeung Yee Kuk New Territories (Tel:2336 1151)
2/10/2017 – 3/10/2017《天籟雲間》評彈經典書會 (English name not available) (Theatre, Hong Kong City Hall)Famous Pingtan artists of the Mainland to perform Chinese narrative musical tradition in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARCentral & WesternBrilliant Future Cultural Association of Hong Kong (Tel: 5924 7094)
3/10/2017 – 6/10/2017Tai Hang Fire Dragon Dance in celebration of the 20th Anniversary of HK's Reunification with the Motherland (Tai Hang)Fire dragon dance together with children holding yarn lights and lotus lights in the Tai Hang area to enhance festive atmosphere with a view to building a harmonious communityWan Chai Tai Hang Residents' Welfare Association (Tel: 2577 2649 / Email: taihangresidents@yahoo.com.hk)
3/10/2017Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of HKSAR and 68th Anniversary of the Founding of the PRC: Mei Foo Mid-autumn Variety Show (Amphitheatre in Lai Chi Kok Park & Lingnan Garden)Programmes include exhibition of Chinese traditional lanterns, game booths, riddle guessing and variety show, to share the joy of reunification, National Day and Mid-Autumn Festival with the communitySham Shui PoMay Ching United Sport & Recreation Association Ltd (Tel:2743 8161)
4/10/2017Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR - Sha Tin Mid-Autumn Festival Evening Variety Show 2017 (Sha Tin Park)Stage performances, Chinese traditional handicraft booths and different themed areas, etc. Festival lanterns will be displayed to enhance festive atmosphereSha TinSha Tin District Council Working Group on Festive Celebrations (Tel: 2158 5381 / Email: daisy_kl_fung@had.gov.hk)
4/10/2017Mid-Autumn Fire Dragon Event (Waterfall Bay Beach, Wah Fu Estate)Villagers and worshippers pray for good health and fortune while parading a fire-lit dragon through Pok Fu Lam Village and the nearby Waterfall Bay Park, also showcasing our heritage to touristsSouthernPok Fu Lam Village Fire Dragon Association (Tel: 6043 0768 / Email: alansiu@gmail.com)
4/10/2017 – 6/10/2017Calligraphy and Painting Exhibition of Heung To Alumni (Hong Kong Cultural Centre)Activities include calligraphy, Chinese painting and photography exhibitions to illustrate the beautiful landscape of Hong Kong and the Motherland, with the aim to carry forward Chinese cultureYau Tsim MongHeung To Middle School Alumni Association (Tel:2381 7262)
5/10/2017Korean Chamber Orchestra Concert (Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall)Award-winning Hong Kong oboist Cheng Chi yuen and Korea talented violinist Soyoung Yoon join hand with Korean Chamber Orchestra to bring audience graceful music, in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARCentral & WesternConsulate General of the Republic of Korea in Hong Kong (Email: admin@festivekorea.com)
5/10/2017闔家歡聚慶中秋 (English name not available) (Restaurant in Kowloon City District)Activities include dinner, singing and dancing performances, as well as lion dance for less privileged and elderly to share the joy of Mid-Autumn Festival and the reunification, with the aim to foster a caring communityKowloon CityUniversal Buddhist Merciful Association Limited (Tel: 2721 8378 / Email:info@ubms.org.hk)
6/10/2017 – 8/10/2017All Chinese celebrating the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR Football Competition (Preliminary Round: 6 Oct, 08:00 - 18:00, Happy Valley Recreation Ground; 19:30 - 22:30, Causeway Bay Sports Ground; Preliminary Round: 7 Oct, 07:00 - 10:00, Happy Valley Recreation Ground; Semi-Final: 7 Oct, 18:30 - 23:00, Happy Valley Recreation Ground; Final: 8 Oct, 14:00 - 18:00, Tsing Yi Sports Ground)A football game inviting Chinese football clubs from all over the world to join with a view to fostering the cohesiveness of Chinese ethnicCross-districtsThe Association of Harbin's Overseas Friend Limited (Tel:2367 2132)
6/10/2017 and 8/10/2017Our Frontier is a Nice Place by Song and Dance Ensemble of Xinjiang Production and Construction Corps (6/10/2017: Auditorium , Sha Tin Town Hall ; 8/10/2017: Auditorium, Tuen Mun Town Hall)A project under the Belt and Road Initiative . The Song and Dance Ensemble of Xinjiang Production and Construction Corps will showcase the splendor of the colourful Chinese ethnic dances Cross-districtsLeisure and Cultural Services Department (Tel: 2268 7323 / Email: cp2@lcsd.gov.hk)
6/10/2017「回歸20載‧廠商會好聲音2017邀請賽」 (English name not available) (The Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts)A large-scale singing contest to provide a platform to demonstrate participants’ musical talent and to promote work-life balance as well as social harmonyWan ChaiThe Chinese Manufactures' Association of Hong Kong (Tel:2851 1555)
7/10/2017 - 15/10/2017 (Tentative)Prudential Hong Kong Tennis Open 2017 (Victoria Park Tennis Complex)An international series event sanctioned by the Women's Tennis Association. Top-notch female tennis players from around the globe will gather in Hong Kong and compete for the championshipWan ChaiHong Kong Tennis Association (Tel: 2504 8266 / Email: info@tennishk.org)
7/10/2017, 8/10/2017, 14/10/2017 and 15/10/2017Hong Kong Junior Age Group Athletic Championships 2017 (Wan Chai Sports Ground)A competition for Hong Kong athletes aged between 10 to 19 to encourage youth to participate in sports, as well as to develop their perseverance and determination for future challengesWan Chai Hong Kong Amateur Athletic Association Limited (Tel: 2504 8215 / Email: inquiry@hkaaa.com)
7/10/2017Celebrating the 20th Anniversary of Yau Tsim Mong Federation of Association Reception (Restaurant in the district)A reception with the local residents to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR, with the aim to foster a cohesive communityYau Tsim MongYau Tsim Mong Federation of Association (Tel:2782 3686)
7/10/2017Celebration for the 20th Anniversary of the HKSAR: Luncheon with Education professionals (A hotel in the district)Activities include seminar on the implications of the Belt and Road on education sector and education practitionersTsuen WanAssociation of Hong Kong Flag-guards (Tel:2433 1633 / Email: info@ahkf.org.hk)
7/10/2017Run Light Stand 2017 (Tai Mei Tuk Dam helipad, Tai Po)A charity night run aiming to promote team spirit and foster an inclusive and harmonious community, in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the reunificationTai PoHong Kong Multisports Association (Tel:8119 4312 / Email: enquiry@runlightstand.com.hk)
8/10/2017Sun Hung Kai Properties Hong Kong Cyclothon (Race routes covering different regions in Kowloon and the New Territories)With its route covering 3 tunnels and 3 bridges, this Hong Kong’s biggest cycling event features elite cyclists from both local and overseasCross-districtsHong Kong Tourism Board (Tel: 2807 6326 / Email: info@hktb.com)
8/10/2017 and 4/11/2017“Hong Kong Cup” - The 7th Hong Kong Student China’s National Condition Knowledge Contest (Preliminary contest: Kowloonbay International Trade and Exhibition Centre; Final contest: Charles K. Kao Auditorium, Hong Kong Science Park)To enhance students’knowledge of the Motherland in the form of a quiz on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARCross districts Hong Kong Ta Kung Wen Wei Media Group Limited and Education Bureau (Tel: 2574 2424 / 2574 2225 / Email: michelleh@wenweipo.com)
8/10/2017The 45th Cross Tolo Harbour Race in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (from Tai Po Shuen Wan Sha Lan Beach to Tai Mei Tuk Water Sports Centre)An annual swimming event open to the public’s participation for promotion of the sport and celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARTai PoTai Po Sports Association (Tel: 2664 8661 / Email: tpsa@tpsa.org.hk)
8/10/2017North District Youth Festival (Shek Wu Hui Playground)Outdoor games booths, art jamming activities and creative craft workshops, etc. will be set up to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR, also providing an opportunity to showcase the creative side of our younger generationNorth North District Youth Programme Committee (Tel: 2675 1869 / Email: don@had.gov.hk)
8/10/2017Old District Office North Open Day cum Scout Fun Day (Law Ting Pong Scout Centre, 15 Wan Tau Kok Lane, Tai Po, NT)Activities include antique guided tour, orienteering, booth games, scout activities, etc., with a view to promoting parent-child relationship and sharing communication skills, on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of HKSARTai PoScout Association of Hong Kong (Tel: 2667 9100 / Email: nterase@scout.org.hk)
11/10/2017 – 15/10/2017Opera: Verdi's Aïda (Grand Theatre, Hong Kong Cultural Centre)An opera in four acts produced by famous singer Warren Mok to promote arts development and celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARCentral and WesternOpera Hong Kong Ltd. (Tel:2234 0303 / Email:enquiry@operahongkong.org)
12/10/2017 – 15/10/2017The 29th World Hakka Conference (Kowloon bay International Trade & Exhibition Centre and The Hong Kong jockey Club Sha Tin Racecourse)The 29th World Hakka Conference includes a wide range of events such as the ‘Sailing Out Over the Sea’ - Multi-media Show, Hakka Cup Horse Racing, Hakka Cultural Forum, etc., to mark the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARCross-districtsHong Kong Mei Zhou Association Limited (Tel: 2831 0558 / Email:hkmz@hq.com.hk)
13/10/2017 – 15/10/2017, 20/10/2017 – 22/10/2017Confucius: Revisit His 63 (Auditorium, Kwai Tsing Theatre) Programme will be presented by Artistic Director and Chief Playwright, Ko Tin-ung and Director, James Mark. An original drama production that reshapes the image of Confucius as a paragon, and unfolds the Maestro’s hidden stories that are rarely knownKwai TsingChung Ying Theatre Company (Tel: 8106 8338 / Email: communications@chungying.com)
13/10/2017 - 14/10/201740th Anniversary Concert of Hong Kong Chinese Orchestra (Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall)Celebrating its 40th anniversary and the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR, the Hong Kong Chinese Orchestra will bring audience instantly back to the starting point to revisit the repertoire of its first concert in 1977 at the same performing venueCentral and WesternHong Kong Chinese Orchestra (Tel: 3185 1600 / Email: inquiries@hkco.org)
13/10/2017YIC Career Planning Programme (The Hong Kong Polytechnic University Chiang Chen Studio Theatre)Activities include seminars and visits to local firms by secondary students with a view to equipping them with the knowledge of the development of Hong Kong industries in the past two decades and preparing them for the opportunities aheadYau Tsim MongHong Kong Young Industrialists Council (Tel: 2424 1511 / Email:info@hkyic.org)
13/10/2017Primary Student Chinese Calligraphy Competition (NTWJWAL Leung Sing Tak Primary School)A children calligraphy contest with the theme of “Reunification” aims to promote Chinese culture and carry forward Chinese quintessenceTai PoJinggong Mountain Education Foundation (Tel: 2833 5208 / Email:cbc6.30@gmail.com)
13/10/2017Real Dialogue in Social Enterprise (Jockey Club Convention Hall, Hong Kong Red Cross)Programmes include keynotes, plenary sessions and workshops on the development of social enterprises to enhance the public’s understanding of and support to social enterprises , with a view to building a harmonious and caring communityYau Tsim MongThe Hong Kong General Chamber of Social Enterprises Ltd (Tel:3616 6951 / Email: info@sechamber.hk)
14/10/2017One Country Two System and its execution in Hong Kong Education Project (Kowloon Wall City Community Hall)Activities include a seminar on Basic Law and online learning materials with the aim to enhance students’ understanding of the Basic Law and One Country, Two SystemsWong Tai SinHok Yau Club (Tel: 2397 6116)
14/10/2017JUXTAPOSED Fashion X Music 2017 (Tamar Park)A large-scale fashion catwalk in the evening with music elements that features works of fashion designers from Hong Kong, in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARCentral and WesternHong Kong Fashion Designers Association (Tel: 5404 9791 / Email: juxt2017@gmail.com)
31/12/2017Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of HKSAR 22nd Mr. Paddy Birney Memorial Score Event (Cheung Chau)A team-based orienteering competition for participating teams to demonstrate team spirit, and to promote this worldwide sport to the publicIslandsOrienteering Association of Hong Kong (Tel: 2504 8112 / Email: info@oahk.org.hk)
19/10/2017Opening Ceremony of the North District Elderly Activities cum Variety Show 2017-2018 (North District Town Hall, Sheung Shui)A ceremony and variety show for the elderly to showcase their talents in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARNorthNorth District Committee for Elderly Activities (Tel: 2675 1670 / Email: don@had.gov.hk)
20/10/2017 - 22/10/2017World Cultures Festival 2017 opening performance by Youssou N’Dour with Super Étoile de Dakar and Friends (Grand Theatre, Hong Kong Cultural Centre)Youssou, the awards winner, will bring along his band, as well as young singers and dancers to offer an evening of African festivityYau Tsim MongLeisure and Cultural Services Department (Tel: 2370 1044 / Email: fo@lcsd.gov.hk)
20/10/2017Luncheon in Celebration of Hong Kong Pei Hua Education Foundation 35th Anniversary & HKSAR 20th Anniversary (A hotel in the district)A thematic seminar cum luncheon with the community to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR and 35th anniversary of the organiserCentral & WesternHong Kong Pei Hua Education Foundation (Tel:2865 0100)
21/10/2017Wong Tai Sin East Area Committee Cantonese Opera for Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Choi Wan Estate Community Centre)To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR with residents in Wong Tai Sin district with Cantonese operatic songs concertsWong Tai SinWong Tai Sin East Area Committee and Leisure and Cultural Services Department (Tel: 3143 1155 / Email: dowts@had.gov.hk)
21/10/2017Young Music Talents Classical Performance – Our Hong Kong Young Notes (Concert Hall, Hong Kong Cultural Centre) A classical music performance that features young talents playing classical music and showcases the rich diversity in culture during the past 20 yearsYau Tsim MongRadio Television Hong Kong (Tel: 3691 2388 / 2339 6402 / Email: ccu@rthk.hk)
21/10/2017 – 29/10/2017HKSF Selection Trials: Youth Championships (21/10/2017 – 22/10/2017: Repulse Bay Middle Island; 28/10/2017 – 29/10/2017: Sai Kung Port Shelter)A sailing competition for young sailors to demonstrate their sailing skills on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR with the aim to encourage young people to actively participate in sports activities, fostering a harmonious society Cross-districtsHong Kong Sailing Federation (Tel: 2504 8159 / Email: hksf@sailing.org.hk)
18/11/2017Sha Tin District in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR – Community Carnival of Sha Tin Rural Committee (Sha Tin Rural Committee)Exhibition and serving Chinese traditional snack during the open day aiming to enhance public’s knowledge to Sha Tin Rural Committee, as well as to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARShatin Sha Tin District Office and Sha Tin Rural Committee (Tel: 2158 5341)
21/10/2017「鄉」港有情聯歡晚宴 (English name not available) (Heung Yee Kuk Building, Grand Theatre)A gala dinner with traditional Chinese dishes to promote Chinese culinary culture and foster a cohesive community in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARSha Tin DistrictHeung Yee Kuk New Territories (Tel:2336 1151)
21/10/2017 – 22/10/2017National Gymnastics Extravaganza (Queen Elizabeth Stadium)GAHK will invite well-known elite gymnasts of the China National Gymnastics Team including Men & Women Artistic Gymnastics, Rhythmic Gymnastics, Acrobatic Gymnastics and Aerobic Gymnastics, to have performance in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARWan ChaiThe Gymnastics Association of Hong Kong China (Tel: 2504 8233 / Email: mail@gahk.org.hk)
21/10/2017 – 29/10/2017InnoCarnival 2017 (Hong Kong Science Park)With the theme of “Live Smart‧Be Innovative”, the InnoCarnival 2017 features various types of activities, including exhibitions, innovative workshops, seminars, science competitions, guided tours, variety performances and interactive games, for the public to gain hands-on experience of the convenience and fun brought by innovation and technology to their daily life. The Opening Ceremony will be held on 21 October. All activities of the InnoCarnival 2017 are free of charge. Pre-registration is required for some activitiesTai Po Innovation and Technology Commission (Tel: 2810 3285/Email: Esther.lee@itc.gov.hk)
22/10/2017 - 27/10/2017Annual Conference of the International Railway Safety Council (Intercontinental Hong Kong)International Railway Safety Council provides an international forum for the exchange of experience and lesson learned on railway safety among more than 15 countries or cities Yau Tsim MongElectrical and Mechanical Services Department and MTR Corporation Limited (Tel: 3590 4148 / Email: info@irsc2017.org)
22/10/2017Celebrating the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR cum celebrating the 30th Anniversary of the Establishment of Ma On Shan - Parent child walk cum photo-taking competition (Along Ma On Shan Promenade)Participant will enjoy the walk with their kids and they can participate a photo-taking competition with the theme of “Home @ Ma On Shan”Sha TinSha Tin East One Area Committee (Tel: 2633 9964 / Email: kary_ht_chan@had.gov.hk)
22/10/2017Fight Crime 3-on-3 Basketball Competition cum invitational tournament for Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Morse Park No.3 Basketball court)A fight crime basketball competition and invitation cup among Wong Tai Sin District Fire Safety Committee, Wong Tai Sin District Youth Programme Committee and Wong Tai Sin Youth Development Network will be held to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARWong Tai Sin Wong Tai Sin District Fight Crime Committee and Leisure and Cultural Services Department (Tel: 3143 1151 / Email: dowts@had.gov.hk)
23/10/2017Kai Fong Festival cum elderly party in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (a restaurant in the district)Programmes include performances on Cantonese Opera and popular songs, lucky draw and distribution of fortune bags for all participants , with a view to fostering a harmonious and inclusive communityYau Tsim Mong Shamshuipo Kaifong Welfare Advancement Association (Tel: 2381 3873 / Email: sspkfassn88@gmail.com)
24/10/2017 - 29/10/2017慶祝香港回歸祖國二十周年-沙田文藝協會陶藝展覽(暫名) (English name not available) (Exhibition Hall, Sha Tin Town Hall)An exhibition of over 100 ceramic arts works of students with the aim to enhance the local community’s knowledge and interest towards ceramic arts, in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARSha TinSha Tin Arts Association (STAA) (Tel: 2606 6552 / Email: staa@netvigator.com)
26/10/2017 - 29/10/2017Eco Expo Asia 2017 (Asia World-Expo)The Expo provides a platform for environmentally conscious businesses in Asia to expand market reach and showcase their technologies, solutions and productsIslandsHong Kong Trade Development Council and Messe Frankfurt (HK) Limited (Tel: 1830 668 / Email: hktdc@hktdc.org)
26/10/2017 – 29/10/2017 and 11/2017CCB (Asia) Hong Kong Wine and Dine Festival (26/10/2017 – 29/10/2017; Central Harbourfront Event Space) & Hong Kong Great November Feast (11/2017: various locations)Over 400 wine and dine booths are set up in the 4-day Festival, followed by a month-long series of gourmet events including street carnivals and themed walks on wine and dine to celebrate with local residents and tourists the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARCross districtsHong Kong Tourism Board (Tel: 2508 1234/ Email: info@hktb.com)
26/10/2017Seoul Philharmonic Orchestra Concert (Concert Hall, Hong Kong Cultural Centre)Led by its Principal Conductor, Thierry Fischer, the Orchestra will bring a programme of works by Tchaikovsky and Mahler, and Hong Kong renowned violist Andrew Ling will also join hands with SeoulPhil to present music lovers fantastic music of Bruch, all in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARYau Tsim Mong Consulate General of the Republic of Korea in Hong Kong Email: admin@festivekorea.com)
27/10/201715th Anniversary of Hong Kong Drum Festival Majestic Drums (Concert Hall, Hong Kong Cultural Centre)The Jiangzhou Drum Troupe of Shanxi is invited to give their riveting performance that was included in the first National Representative List of Intangible Cultural Heritage of China. Also featured as guest performer on the occasion is the local Refiner Drums group. Its energetic performance will give us a glimpse of the vitality of the young people of Hong KongYau Tsim MongHong Kong Chinese Orchestra (Tel: 3185 1600 / Email: inquiries@hkco.org)
27/10/2017“Brilliant Hong Kong” Photography Competition (Po Leung Kuk Sally Wong Leung Hall (Prize Ceremony))A territory-wide photography competition with the theme on development and story about Hong Kong in the past 20 years after re-unificationWan chai Po Leung Kuk (Tel: 2277 8888 / Email: plkinfo@poleungkuk.org.hk)
27/10/2017 – 29/10/2017Peking, Kunqu, Cantonese Opera Joint Performance in Celebration of 20th Anniversary of the HKSAR (Grand Theatre, Hong Kong Cultural Centre)Performances include Peking, Kunqu and Cantonese Opera by national first-class performers and genres successors to carry forward the national quintessence and celebrate the reunificationYau Tsim MongRevitalization of Peking Opera Ticketing H.K. Ltd. (Tel:6690 9283 / 9876 6258)
27/10/2017The Chinese Chess Challenge - 1K vs AI (Queen Elizabeth Stadium)Around 1 000 primary and secondary students will be inspired by the power of artificial intelligence through playing Chinese Chess against computers at the same time on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARWan ChaiOffice of the Government Chief Information Officer (Tel.: 2867 4484 / Email: bhkchan@ogcio.gov.hk)
28/10/2017 –29/10/2017Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR - Adventure Ship (Tentative title) (Waters off Sai Kung)A 2-day voyage aims to provide trainings for youth in order to build up their confidence and team spiritSha TinSha Tin Youth Service Corps (Tel: 2158 5367 / Email: dost@had.gov.hk)
28/10/2017 – 29/10/201739th Hong Kong Rowing Championships (Sha Tin Rowing Centre and Jockey Club Shek Mun Rowing Centre)Annual Rowing Championships for Hong Kong and overseas rowers comprising Open, Masters, Para-Rowing and Local Universities Challenge, for promoting rowing to the public and encouraging them to pursue a healthy lifestyleSha TinHong Kong, China Rowing Association (Tel: 2699 7229 / Email:hkcra@rowing.org.hk)
29/10/2017New World Harbour Race 2017 (Victoria Harbour )A major swimming event filled with collective memories for Hong Kong citizens. Thousands of participants will swim across Victoria Harbour, bursting with joy and excitement like the old daysCross-districtsHong Kong Amateur Swimming Association (Tel: 2572 8594 / Email: hkasa@hkasa.org.hk)
29/10/2017Music Spectacular featuring orchestras from Guangzhou, Hong Kong and Macao (Queen Elizabeth Stadium)Hong Kong Youth Symphony Orchestra, Guangzhou Youth Symphony Orchestra and Macao Youth Symphony Orchestra will share the stage with a massive cello ensemble formed by trainees of Music Office, its alumni and their students to present a lively and vigorous music programmeWan ChaiLeisure and Cultural Services Department (Tel: 2582 5264 / Email: cmooffice@lcsd.gov.hk)
29/10/2017 and 5/11/2017HKSAR 20th Anniversary Reunification Cup (Luen Wo Hui Sports Centre)An archery competition to promote the sport to the public and encourage them to participate in sports activities, with a view to building a healthy and harmonious societyNorth DistrictHong Kong Archery Association (Tel: 2504 8148 / Email: hkaa@archery.org.hk)
29/10/2017EY Family Sports Gala 2017 (Hong Kong Sports Institute)Activities include track and relay activities, kids games, balloon twisting, bouncy castle and face painting, etc., to promote family participation and involvement, in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR Sha TinERNST & YOUNG (Tel: 2849 9509 / Email: winnie-wy.cheung@hk.ey.com)
25/10/2017 - 31/10/2017Imagery - Community Arts Exhibition (Yuen Long Theatre)An exhibition comprising video, photos and artworks to introduce the culture of ethnic minorities, with the aim to foster social integration and inclusivenessYuen LongYuen Long Town Hall Management Committee Ltd. (Tel: 2476 7771 / Email: info@sscem.org)
31/10/2017 – 5/11/2017The Series Tour of Intangible Cultural Heritage 2017 (Auditorium , Kwai Tsing Theatre)Programmes include dance drama of Tibet, dance poetry and Peking Opera to enhance the community’s understanding of the intangible cultural heritage and traditional Chinese culture, on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARKwai TsingHong Kong & Macau Intangible Cultural Heritage Research Centre Limited (Tel: 6905 7832)
11/2017 or 12/2017World Chinese Youth Leaders Forum (Sir Run Run Shaw Hall and S.H. Ho College)An event to network the world young Chinese leaders, focusing on youth career development, cultural identity, innovation and entrepreneurship, etc., forexploring opportunities aheadSha TinThe Chinese Students and Scholars Association, the Chinese University of Hong Kong (Tel: 96996968 / Email: zhuzehou@gmail.com)
11/2017 (Tentative)2017 Hong Kong Open (Golf) (The Hong Kong Golf Club, Fanling)First held in 1959, the Hong Kong Open is the city’s oldest professional sporting event and it has grown to become one of the most prestigious events in the Asia-Pacific. The tournament has a rich history of winners, including nine major championsNorthHong Kong Golf Association (Tel: 2504 8202 / Email: info@hkga.com)
11/2017 (Tentative)International Arts Leadership Roundtable 2017 (Tentative title)An event gathering international and local leaders of various arts councils and institutions to discuss the prevailing key topics and trends in arts around the world, and to propose strategies to meet future challengesTo be confirmedHong Kong Arts Development Council (Tel: 2820 1073 / Email: brenda_lam@hkadc.org.hk)
28 - 29/11/2017The 10th Asia Cultural Co-operation ForumA platform for Asian cultural ministers to exchange ideas and experience on policies and measures for supporting the development of arts and cultureCross DistrictHome Affairs Bureau (Tel: 3509 8091 / Email: rwkleung@hab.gov.hk)
11/2017 - 12/2017 (Tentative)Business of Design Week 2017 (Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (Tentative))A week-long event comprising forum and various exhibitions which aim to enhance the public’s understanding on the application of design and how it helps improve our living environmentWan Chai Hong Kong Design Centre (Tel: 2522 8688 / Email: bodw@hkdesigncentre.org)
11/2017 - 12/2017Senior Police Call Fight Crime Vigour Publicity Truck Campaign 2017 (Cross-districts)A large publicity truck to tour around various districts to promote road safety, anti-deception and anti-crime messagesCross-districtsPolice Public Relations Branch, Hong Kong Police Force (Tel: 2860 6157 / Email: jpc-office-1-pprb@police.gov.hk)
11/2017Junior Police Call Leader Corps Annual Parade 2017 (Police College Hong Kong)A parade to demonstrate the hard work and endurance of the young people and to develop their discipline and team spiritSouthernPolice Public Relations Branch, Hong Kong Police Force (Tel: 2860 6157 / Email: jpc-office-1-pprb@police.gov.hk)
11/2017 (Tentative)Afternoon Tea for the Elderly in celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of HKSAR (A Chinese restaurant in Sze Shun area)To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR with the elderly in Sze Shun Area through tea gatheringKwun TongSze Shun Area Committee (Tel: 2349 6169 / Email: dokt@had.gov.hk)
24/11/2017Civic Education Singing Contest (Hall, Tai Hang Tung Community Centre)Singing contest will be organised to disseminate messages of civic education and to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARSham Shui Po DistrictSham Shui Po District Committee on Promotion of Civic Education (Tel: 2150 8158 / Email: dossp@had.gov.hk)
23/11/2017Sham Shui Po West Elderly Feast (Chinese restaurant in Sham Shui Po District)The programmes include a feast for the elderly, distribution of gifts and singing performance to celebrate with the elderly in Sham Shui Po West the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR and to promote filial duties and the culture of respecting the eldersSham Shui Po DistrictSham Shui Po West Area Committee (Tel: 2150 8157 / Email: dossp@had.gov.hk)
30/11/2017 – 1/12/2017Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR -Let’s enjoy Cantonese opera in bamboo theatre (Tai Wai Playground)An event aims to promote traditional Cantonese opera in bamboo theatre through docent performance and interactive activitiesSha TinSha Tin Arts and Culture Promotion Committee and Leisure and Cultural Services Department (Tel: 2158 5382 / Email: dost@had.gov.hk)
29/10/2017 & 11/2/2018Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR – Sha Tin Drum Festival (i) Percussion Showcase ; (ii) Large-scale Drum FestA dedicated event featuring cultural drum groups performing rhythms from around the globeSha TinSha Tin Arts and Culture Promotion Committee (Tel : 2158 5382 / Email: dost@had.gov.hk)
11/2017 – 12/2017 (Tentative)Kwun Tong West Area Golden Songs Concert - to celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Venus is to be confirmed)A golden songs concert performed by famous artists for residents in Kwun Tong West Area to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARTo be confirmedKwun Tong West Area Committee and Kwun Tong District Office (Tel: 2759 8033 / Email: dokt@had.gov.hk)
11/2017 – 12/2017 (Tentative)2017 Elderly Feast in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Tentative title) (Badminton Court of Tsui Yue House, Tsui Ping (North) Estate, Kwun Tong)A basin feast with variety performances to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR with elderly residents in the communityKwun TongKwun Tong South Area Committee (Tel: 2171 7497 / Email: dokt@had.gov.hk)
18/11/2017Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR - Happy HK 1-Day Trip (Sight-seeing spots in Hong Kong)HK 1-Day Trip includes lunch and souvenirs to be distributed to participants of residents of West 2 Area in Sha TinCross-districtsSha Tin West 2 Area Committee (Tel: 2158 5348 / Email: wn_lau@had.gov.hk)
25/11/2017Sau Mau Ping Area Carnival (Soccer Pitch, Sau Ming Road Park )To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR with residents of Sau Mau Ping area through stage performances and game stallsKwun TongSau Mau Ping Area Committee (Tel: 2717 9802 / Email: dokt@had.gov.hk)
29/11/2017 – 5/3/2018Miles upon Miles: World Heritage along the Silk Road (Hong Kong Museum of History)The exhibition features artefacts from four mainland provinces (Shannxi, Henan, Gansu and Xinjiang), Kazakhstan and Kyrgystan to illustrate the historical and cultural importance of the Routes Network of Chang’an-Tianshan Corridor of the Silk Road in promoting trade, religions and beliefs, and cultural exchange between China and the Central Asia.Yau Tsim MongLeisure and Cultural Services Department and State Administration of Cultural Heritage (Tel: 2724 9042 / Email: hkmh@lcsd.gov.hk)
11/2017 (Tentative)Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR cum Joint Hong Kong-Guangzhou Arts and Calligraphy Exhibition (Ching Chung Koon, Tuen Mun)An exhibition of Lingnan style Chinese drawings and calligraphy from Hong Kong and Guangzhou to promote traditional Chinese culture and to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARTuen MunChing Chung Taoist Association of Hong Kong Limited (Tel:2462 1507 / Email:ccta@daoist.org)
07/11/2017“Celebration! Loving Hong Kong” Brand Festival in Beijing: e-Book Launching Ceremony of” Branding: To Do Hong Kong Proud” cum 2017 Hong Kong Brand Development Forum: New Era ‧ New Thinking (HKTDC SME Centre (Address: Ground Level, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, 1 Expo Drive, Wan Chai, Hong Kong))The e-book features 20 success stories of local brands and collects strategic thinking and know-how shared by 7 brand operators. A launching ceremony will be held and Dr Bernard Chan Pak-Li, JP has consented to be Guest-of-Honour to officiate the ceremony. Brand experts are invited to a forum after the ceremony, to exchange views and explore ways forward in regard to domestic sales and branding in the new economic era.Wan Chai DistrictHong Kong Brand Development Council (Tel:2542 8635)
1/11/20172017 Hong Kong Bodybuilding Beach Championships (Lido Beach, Tsuen Wan)A competition open to the public for free admission,with contestants performingon the stage whilst receiving cheers and applause from the audience on the floor, boosting the festive atmosphere in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARTsuen Wan Hong Kong China Bodybuilding and Fitness Association (Tel: 2504 8246 / Email: info@hkbba.org)
1/11/2017HKSAR 20th Anniversary Elder Academy 10th Anniversary Award Presentation Ceremony (3/F, E-Max)A celebration and prize presentation programme to recognise outstanding performance of elderly academies and their elderly learners with the aim to encourage further progress of the Elderly Academy initiativeKwun TongHong Kong YWCA and Hong Kong Island/ Kowloon West Elder Academies Cluster (Tel:2670 0171)
11/2017 – 12/2017KWIH - "Inspiration - Beyond Dreams"" (Shop No. GA21-22, G/F, Site A, 55 Tai Hong Street, Lei King Wan, Hong Kong)"An exhibition to display Hong Kong’s first homebuilt and locally registered aircraft B-KOO “Inspiration” with information panels and interactive exhibits to review the global journey that Hong Kong people are proud of, with a view to promoting the spirit of Hong Kong – pursuing your dreamsEastern DistrictK. Wah International Holdings Limited (Tel:2960 3342)
11/2017有一Teen我們會飛 (English name not available) (Yau Tsim Mong district)Activities include stage performances and award presentation ceremony to promote volunteerism as well as foster a caring and harmonious community, in celebration of the reunificationYau Tsim MongYau Tsim Mong Youths Society (Tel:3428 8426)
1/11/2017 – 5/11/20176th Asian Junior (19 & Under) Men Softball Championship 2017(Hong Kong Softball Association, Tin Kwong Road, Kln)A large-scale softball game of Asia to be held in Hong Kong on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARKowloon CityHong Kong Softball Association (Tel:27141593 / Email: se@softball.org.hk)
2/11/2017 - 3/11/2017 (Tentative)Mainland-Hong Kong Symposium on “Life Planning Education” (Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre)A symposium to showcase Hong Kong’s achievement in the promotion of Life Planning Education and to nurture the culture of supporting the young generation for life planningWan ChaiEducation Bureau (Tel: 3698 4238 / Email: sicg@edb.gov.hk)
2/11/20172017 Boao Youth Forum For Asia (Hong Kong) (Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre Hall 1A (New Wing))A forum inviting business leaders, government officials, academics and media representatives from Hong Kong, Mainland and those from Asia to share views on topics relevant to youth developmentWan ChaiThe Y. Elites Association (Tel:2821 3388)
4/11/2017Hong Kong 7,305 Days, 20th Anniversary and Po Leung Spirit (Various locations)Volunteers to participate in community services including cleaning and greening schools, visiting community centres, etc., so as to encourage the public to join volunteer service and build a caring and loving communityCross-districtsPo Leung Kuk (Tel: 2277 8888 / Email: plkinfo@poleungkuk.org.hk)
4/11/17 – 5/11/172017 Hong Kong Dodgeball Championship cum International Invitation Tournament (Siu Sai Wan Sports Centre, Tai Hing Sports Centre)Competitions aim to promote and encourage wider participation of the sport, fostering a healthy lifestyle of the community Cross-districtDodgeball Association of Hong Kong, China Limited (Tel:5910 5276)
4/11/2017Dancing for the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Sha Tsui Road Playground, Tsuen Wan)Activities include game booths, performances and dancing by some 1 000 dance students with the aim to foster festive atmosphere of the reunificationTsuen WanHong Kong Ladies Dynamic Association Limited (Tel:23800775 / Email: hklda_2004@yahoo.com.hk)
5/11/2017慶祝香港回歸二十周年暨經民聯成立五周年共建社會和諧嘉年華會 (English name not available) (Pai Tau Village Playground)A carnival featuring stage performance, game booths and exhibition aiming to bring harmony to the community, in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR and the 5th anniversary of the establishment of the organiserSha TinBusiness and Professionals Alliance For Hong Kong (Tel: 2638 9723 / Email: nikili@bpahk.org)
5/11/2017 - 10/11/2017Social Enterprise Summit 2017 (Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre)In order to capture the new dynamics of social entrepreneurship around the world, promote social innovation and grasp the opportunities to come, world-renowned experts, entrepreneurs and special guests are invited to share and exchange with participants at the summitWan ChaiHong Kong Social Entrepreneurship Forum (Tel: 3568 3546 / Email: ses@ses.org.hk)
5/11/20172016-2017 Hang Seng - Regeneration Society Award Presentation Ceremony of Ten Outstanding Warriors of Regeneration (Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre N101)An event to promote the importance of maintaining positivism when facing challenges through recognising those with chronic illness or disability, on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARWan ChaiRegeneration Society Limited (Tel:2382 6963 / Email: info@regensoc.org.hk)
5/11/2017Traditional Fun Games National Education Festival 2017 (Wong Tai Sin Square)Activities include stage performance and experiential games to promote traditional Chinese games, with the aim to enhance the community’s understanding of Chinese culture and heritageWong Tai SinHong Kong Young Women's Christian Association (Tel:2326 0192)
6/11/17 – 7/11/17Celebration events for the 20th anniversary of the establishment of HKSAR- Chiu Chow Opera Gala(Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall)Programme includes performance by Chiu Chow Opera troupe at the national level, with a view to promoting treasure of Chiu Chow culture, in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARCentral & WesternHK Chiu Chow Chamber of Commerce (Tel:2559 2188)
6/11/2017 – 8/11/2017Celebration events for the 20th anniversary of the establishment of HKSAR- Hong Kong Chiu Chow Art Exhibition(Hong Kong City Hall)An event to exhibit a collection of intangible cultural heritage projects in Chaoshan such as paper cuttering and bottle painting, as well as traditional handicraft and art works, etc., to enhance the community’s understanding of traditional Chinese art and heritageCentral & WesternHK Chiu Chow Chamber of Commerce (Tel:2559 2188)
9/11/2017 – 11/11/2017The annual meeting and seminar of the Chinese Society for Theatre Performance (Hong Kong section) (Li Koon Chun Hall and Sir Run Run Shaw Hall of CUHK)Activities include seminar and Chinese opera concert to promote education, development and inheritance of Chinese theatre performance, in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the reunificationSha TinHong Kong & Macau Intangible Cultural Heritage Research Centre Limited (Tel: 6905 7832 / 9300 7188)
9/11/2017Bloomberg Square Mile Relay HK 2017 (Various locations in Central)A running relay race to raise fund for supporting development and volunteer inclusion programmes, with a view to encouraging participation in volunteering as well as building a loving and caring communityCentral & WesternUnleash Foundation Limited (Tel: 8228 8160 / Email: info@unleashfoundation.org)
10/11/2017 - 11/11/2017Berliner Philharmoniker (Indoor performance: Hong Kong Cultural Centre; Live relays: Piazza of Hong Kong Cultural Centre, Sha Tin Park and Yuen Long Theatre)World-renowned Berliner Philharmoniker will be led by Artistic Director Sir Simon Rattle with Seong-Jin Cho as piano solo in one of the concertsCross-districtsLeisure and Cultural Services Department (Tel: 2268 7321 / Email: cp2@lcsd.gov.hk)
10/11/2017 - 12/11/2017Bravo 70! Happy Birthday to Frances (Queen Elizabeth Stadium)Famous singer, Frances Yip, will celebrate her 70th birthday as well as the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR with a repertoire that covers western hits, CantoPop, MandoPop and moreWan ChaiHong Kong Chinese Orchestra (Tel: 3185 1600 / Email: inquiries@hkco.org)
10/11/2017 – 14/11/2017Hong Kong Shanxi Festival (Chater Garden, Central)Activities include exhibition, introduction of economy and trade, academic exchange and performances, etc., to showcase the culture and history of Shanxi, with a view to promoting traditional Chinese culture and fostering an inclusive communityCentral & WesternHong Kong Shanxi Chamber of Commerce (Tel: 2701 8777 / Email:sxcultural@gmail.com)
11/11/2017 - 12/11/2017 2017 Stargaze Camp for All and the Blind (TWGHs Ma Tso Lung Campsite)A camping event for over 60 volunteer teams from corporations, NGOs and government departments to promote inclusiveness, integration and equality across different spectrum in the communityNorthSocial Welfare Department (Tel: 2838 4909 / Email: svs@swd.gov.hk)
11/11/2017Swire Symphony under the Stars (Central Harbourfront)An annual outdoor extravaganza by Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra with Hong Kong’s iconic skyline as the backdrop complete with fireworks, in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARCentral and Western Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra (Tel: 2721 2030 / Email: enquiries@hkphil.org)
11/11/2017 – 12/11/2017Storm the Park - Family Camp under the Stars@ Tai Po Waterfront Park (Tai Po Waterfront Park)To organise tent camping, stargazing, ecological tour and parent-child fun games to let participants spend a fun-filled holiday with family and experience the joyful atmosphere of parks, with a view to fostering family ties and building a harmonious communityTai PoLeisure and Cultural Services Department (Tel: 3183 9020 / Email: tpdo@lcsd. gov.hk)
11/11/2017Wong Tai Sin Tai Chi 8-form for Fall Prevention Carnival in the Celebration of Reunification with Motherland (Wong Tai Sin Square and Wong Tai Sin Temple Square)A carnival aims to promote Tai Chi exercise to the community and foster a healthy lifestyle, on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARWong Tai SinWong Tai Sin District Healthy and Safe City (Tel: 3996 7672 / Email: wts.hsc@gmail.com)
11/11/2017Yuet Wah Variety Show (Yuet Wah Street Playground)Programmes include booth games, folk dance, children latin dance, singing performance, juggling and magic show, etc., in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARKwun TongYuet Wah Street Residents Association (Tel: 5131 4410)
29/10/2017, 5/11/2017 and 12/11/2017BOCOM Hike 2017 (29/10/2017: Clear Water Bay Tree Walk, 5/11/2017:Tai Mo Shan Family Walk & Hiking Practice Trail, 12/11/2017: Aberdeen Nature Trail)Guided hiking activities with the aim to promote social integration, fun of hiking and the beautiful landscape of the countryside in Hong Kong Cross-districtsBank of Communications Co., Ltd. Hong Kong Branch (Tel:2841 9646 / 2841 9515 / Email:gao@bankcomm.com.hk)
12/11/2017LOHAS in Autumn, Grassland Music Festival 2017 (Fung Kai No.1 Secondary School, Jockey Club Road, Sheung Shui)An afternoon getaway from the city's hustle and bustle to the sun and grassland, with local music groups performing to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR, and child-friendly activities such as bartering booths, handicraft workshops, and inflatable bouncers in place for all to enjoy a fun-filled afternoonNorth North District Council Working Group on Publicity and Festival Activity (Tel: 2675 1642 / Email: don@had.gov.hk)
12/11/2017 – 30/12/2017Hong Kong International Youth Performance Art Festival 2017 (Various locations)An event to provide a platform of culture exchange and development of performing arts for youth from Hong Kong, Mainland and other international cities, in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARCross-districtsHong Kong Youth Performance Art & Development Association (Tel: 2618 6533 / Email:hkypaf@gmail.com)
12/11/2017CPA Australia Charity Run (The Peak)A 10km charity run to promote a healthy lifestyle as well as to build a caring community, on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARCentral & WesternCPA Australia Limited (Tel:2891 3312 / Email: hk@cpaaustralia.com.au)
12/11/2017ASICS HK Island 10K City Race 2017In order to promote distance road running, a 10km road race event which aimed to celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region will be held.Wan Chai and Eastern DistrictHong Kong Amateur Athletic Association Limited (Tel: 21772600 / Email: inquiry@hkaaa.com)
16/11/2017 - 26/11/2017Hong Kong Art Week (Various locations)To bring arts into the community through providing over 100 exhibitions and free events for the public, including a series of daily gallery talks, special activities, art tours and a family art dayCross-districtsHong Kong Art Gallery Association (Tel: 3480 5051 / Email: info@hk-aga.org)
15/12/2017HKGA Golf Open Day (Discovery Bay Golf Club)A team-based golf competition for participating teams to demonstrate team spirit, and to promote golf to the general publicIslands Hong Kong Golf Association (Tel: 2504 8659)
16/11/2017 - 10/12/2017Jockey Club New Arts Power (Various locations)The event provides a series of art programmes including music and drama performances, touring around different districts, for the enjoyment of Hong Kong citizens and foreign visitors Cross-districtsHong Kong Arts Development Council (Tel: 2827 8786)
17/11/2017 - 19/11/2017Lumieres Hong Kong (10 locations in Central and Sheung Wan)A project aims to promote the history and cultural heritage of Hong Kong through light art installations by 10 local and overseas artists, sound performances, parade and other fringe activities across 10 iconic historic buildings and landmarks in Central and Sheung WanCentral and WesternLeisure and Cultural Services Department and the Association Culturelle France Hong Kong Limited (Tel: 2512 3000 / Email: apo@lcsd.gov.hk)
18/11/2017 – 19/11/2017Hong Kong Schools Rowing Championships 2017 (Sha Tin Rowing Centre & Jockey Club Shek Mun Arowing Centre)A platform for students to exchange rowing skills with each other and make friends in the championships, with the aim to foster a harmonious communitySha Tin Hong Kong, China Rowing Association (Tel: 2699 7271 / Email: hkcra@rowing.org.hk)
18/11/2017Walk together with Lion Rock cum Irene House 50th Anniversary (G/F,Lung Gut House,Lower Wong Tai Sin Eatate , Kowloon)Programmes comprising mental health public education carnival, music performances, handmade art booth and photography exhibition etc., to promote mental health and foster an integrated as well as inclusive communityWong Tai SinThe Mental Health Association of Hong Kong Irene House (Tel: 2320 2511 / Email: ireneh@mhahk.org.hk)
18/11/2017 – 19/11/20171st Asian Canoe Ocean Racing Championships 2017 (Clearwater Bay to Stanley)A long distance canoe ocean racing aiming to promote the sport and foster a healthy lifestyle, on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARCross-districtsThe Hong Kong Canoe Union Limited (Tel: 2504 8186 / Email: hkcu@hkolympic.org)
19/11/2017 - 26/11/2017 Hong Kong Maritime Week 2017 (Various locations)A series of activities including briefings, seminars, conferences, corporate functions, sports and networking events. Participants come from the maritime industry over the world to promote Hong Kong as a preferred base for operating maritime business and showcase the strength of Hong Kong’s maritime industry as one strong clusterCross-districtsTransport and Housing Bureau (Tel: 3509 8133 / Email: hkmpb@thb.gov.hk)
19/11/2017Southern District Sand Sculpture Competition 2017 (Shek O Beach)The sand sculpture competition consisting of family, open, students and disabled divisions provides an opportunity for participants to enhance team spirit, foster family ties, with a view to promoting an inclusive and caring communitySouthern Leisure and Cultural Services Department and Southern District Recreation and Sports Association (Tel: 2555 1268 / Email: sdo@lcsd.gov.hk)
19/11/2017Sham Shui Po District Fight Crime, Sports, Beat Drug and Support Rehabilitated Offenders Carnival (Cheung Sha Wan Playground)Stage performances, game stalls, sports activities, fight crime exhibitions, etc. to deliver the messages of fight crime and beat drug, and to promote a caring society, in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARSham Shui PoSham Shui Po District Fight Crime Committee and Sham Shui Po Sports Association (Tel: 2150 8151 / dossp@had.gov.hk)
19/11/2017Sham Shui Po Elderly Feast in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of Establishment of the HKSAR (Maple Street Playground)A basin feast with performances for the elderly including Cantonese opera, pop songs , fashion show performed by elderly and distribution of fortune bags, etc., with a view to enhancing the festive atmosphere as well as promoting a caring communitySham Shui Po Shamshuipo Kaifong Welfare Advancement Association (Tel: 2381 8373)
19/11/2017Dance for Hong Kong (KITEC rotunda)A dancing performance with more than 1,000 people to participate with a view to giving positive energy to our community on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARKwun TongYan Mei (Miss Asia) Charity Organization Limited (Tel: 3460 2906 / Email: info@missasiayanmei.org.hk)
21/11/2017 - 26/11/2017Cathay Pacific Sun Hung Kai Financial Hong Kong Squash Open 2017 (Hong Kong Football Club, Hong Kong Squash Centre and Hong Kong Park Sports Centre)One of the top professional squash tournaments in the world with both men's and women's competitions combined. The event attracts the top squash professionals around the world to compete in the tournament including the current world championsCross-districtsHong Kong Squash (Tel: 2869 1592 / Email: enquiry@hksquash.org.hk)
21/11/2017 - 26/11/2017YONEX-SUNRISE Hong Kong Open Badminton Championships 2017 (part of the MetLife BWF World Superseries) (Hong Kong Coliseum)This tournament will be a truly exciting event with badminton players from around the world, including top elite athletics competing for the championshipsYau Tsim MongHong Kong Badminton Association (Tel: 2504 8318 / Email: hkba@hkolympic.org)
21/11/2017 – 26/11/2017City Contemporary Dance Festival 2017 (Kwai Tsing Theatre, HKICC Lee Shau Kee School of Creativity and Tuen Mun Town Hall)The Festival will focus on East Asia, including debut of world-class dance troupes from Korea and Japan, exceptional showcases from the East Asian countries, dance art market and seminarsCross-districtsCity Contemporary Dance Company (Tel: 2329 7803 / Email: info@ccdc.com.hk)
21/11/2017 – 23/11/2017歡欣同慶廿載情書畫攝影展覽 (English name not available) (Hong Kong Central Library)Activities include exhibitions of calligraphy, traditional Chinese painting and photography, in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARWan ChaiHong Kong Senior Education Workers Assocition LTD. (Tel: 2782 6065 / Email: hkeic1985@yahoo.com.hk)
22/11/2017 – 25/11/2017Hong Kong Biotech Horizons 2017 - Global Congress on Biotechnology: Diagnostics and Therapeutics (Hong Kong Science Park)A global congress for the industry to exchange views and share insights in the development of diagnostics and therapeutics, with a view to establishing Hong Kong as an innovation hub for biotechnology in Asia PacificTai PoHong Kong 20th Birthday (Tel: 2799 7688)
23/11/2017 - 24/11/2017Asian Logistics and Maritime Conference (Hall 3FG, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre)An annual high-level event bringing together stakeholders in the logistics and maritime industries through plenary sessions, breakout discussions, business-matching sessions, exhibitions, as well as networking luncheonsWan ChaiTransport and Housing Bureau and Hong Kong Trade Development Council (Tel: 3509 8257 / Email: henry_sh_mak@thb.gov.hk)
23/11/2017 – 30/11/2017Taishang Golden Register Ritual and Great Ritual Offerings to the All-Embracing Heaven in the Year of Ding-You (The original West District loading and unloading area 1-3 berth in Kennedy Town)In celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR and the 50th anniversary of the establishment of the Hong Kong Taoist Association, activities include seven altars for blessing ceremonies and traditional Chinese cultural performances Central & WesternThe Hong Kong Taoist Association (Tel: 2396 4881 / Email: mail@hktaoist.org.hk)
23/11/2017Forum on Looking Back and Ahead marking the 20th anniversary of Hong Kong's return to the Motherland (Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre Theatre 1)A forum inviting guest speakers to share insights and thoughts on the latest dynamics of the commercial market and opportunities aheadWan ChaiHK Chiu Chow Chamber of Commerce (Tel:2559 2188 / Email: mail@chiuchow.org.hk)
24/11/2017 - 26/11/2017Lady White from West Lake (Grand Theatre, Hong Kong Cultural Centre)Inspired by one of China's Four Great Folktales and Intangible Cultural Heritage, this dance drama chronicles the forbidden love story between a white snake spirit and a scholarYau Tsim Mong Hong Kong Dance Company (Tel: 3103 1805 / Email: hkdance@hkdance.com)
25/11/2017 - 3/12/2017Hang Seng New Generation Championships 2017 (Cornwall Street Table Tennis Centre, Kowloon Tong)An annual table tennis competition for children aged below 9 to raise their interest in table tennis and let them learn about sportsmanshipKowloon CityHong Kong Table Tennis Association (Tel:2575 5330 / Email: hktta@netvigator.com)
25/11/2017 – 26/11/2017 Go Green Family Camping (Sai Kung East Country Park)A large scale camping event targeting at local families with young children. Participants would experience wild camping and enjoy the tranquility during the overnight stay in country parksSai KungAgriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department (Tel: 2418 1455 / Email: nature@afcd.gov.hk)
25/11/2017 – 26/11/2017Celebrating HKSAR 20th Anniversary - The Greater China Wiser Ball Championship 2017 (Hong Kong Sports Institute)A competition for people across generations to participate in sports activities and to promote wiser ball to the public, with a view to building a healthy and harmonious societySha TinHong Kong Wiser Association Limited (Tel:6881 8988 or 3996 8814 / Email:info@hkwiser.org)
16/12/2017 (Final Contest)“Sing Kong Sing Con” Singing Contest (Lau Lai Man Auditorium, Po Leung Kuk Choi Kai Yau School)A territory-wide singing competition of Cantonese songs, with the theme on “Together • Progress • Opportunity”, or self-composed songs are welcome, to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARCross-districts Po Leung Kuk (Tel: 2277 8888 / Email: plkinfo@poleungkuk.org.hk)
23/12/2017Poon Choi Feast in Celebration of the Reunification cum “The Belt and Road” Multicultural Bazaars Festival (Kwai Chung Sports Ground)Programmes include Chinese & Halal Poon Choi,“The Belt and Road”& South Asian Information, handicraft workshops, performances, booths, etc., with a view to promoting social inclusion and celebrating the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARKwai ChungHong Kong Community Network Limited (Tel: 3955 1568 / Email: hkcn@hkcn.org.hk)
25/11/2017 – 29/11/2017沙田大圍村侯王宮十年一屆丁酉年太平清醮 (English name not available) (Tai Wai Playground)Activities including Taoist ritual, vegetarian feast, dragon and lion dance, as well as Cantonese opera performances, etc., to pray for local tranquility and to share the joy of the reunification Sha TinThe Organising Committee of 2017 Da Jiu Festival of the Shatin Tai Wai Village (Tel:2691 1696)
18/11/2017Police-community Partnership for Building a Crime-free and Harmonious Community in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of Hong Kong's Reunification with the Motherland (Victoria Park, Causeway Bay)To celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of Hong Kong Special Administrative Region and to promote fight crime message through a series of activities including carnival, singing & dancing and thousands people fitness performancesWan ChaiWan Chai District Office (Tel: 2835 1305 / Email: ariel_wt_chan@had.gov.hk)
26/11/2017Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of HK's Reunification with the Motherland - Tai Chi Gala for Health and Harmony (Football Field Moreton Terrace, Causeway Bay)Activities include a Tai Chi performance by 600 people, stage performances and games stalls to promote Tai Chi,so as to foster a healthy and harmonious communityWan ChaiHongkong Soong Ching Ling Goldkey Training Foundation Ltd. (Tel:2576 4950 / Email: info@hkscl.org)
27/11/201720周年慶回歸敬老盆菜千人同樂日 (English name not available) (Yuen Wo Playground)“Poon Chai” feast for elderly to share the joy of the reunification Sha TinHong Kong Shatin Industries and Commerce Association (Tel: 2212 1191 / 2212 1189 / Email: poonchoi.info@hkhc.com.hk)
3/12/2017"Corporate Citizenship" Young Volunteer Carnival – Celebrate the HKSAR 20th Anniversary and Build a Harmonious Society Together (Hong Ning Road Recreation Ground)Game booths and stage performances organised by corporates, youth organisations and schools in Kwun Tong District to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR and to publicise the message of civic education such as “Love Hong Kong” and “Love our Nation”Kwun TongKwun Tong District Civic Education Committee and Kwun Tong District Office (Tel: 2171 7475 / Email: dokt@had.gov.hk)
12/2017 (Tentative)Lam Tin District Elderly Tea Gathering in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Venue is to be confirmed)A tea gathering for the elderly to promote care to the elderly and to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARTo be confirmedLam Tin Area Committee (Tel: 3106 8041 / Email: dokt@had.gov.hk)
12/2017 (Tentative)Kick off ceremony of the 13th Operation Warm Winter – Home Visit to the Elderly in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Tentative title) (Venue is to be confirmed)The project aims to show care and compassion to elderly in need by mobilising volunteers to visit those in need and present them with gift packs as a token of care and concern to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARTo be confirmedKwun Tong District Council, Kwun Tong District Office and Social Welfare Department (Tel: 2171 7484 / Email: ktdc_secretariat_gr@had.gov.hk)
1/12/2017Sham Shui Po Central & South Elderly Feast (Chinese restaurant in Sham Shui Po)The programmes include a feast for the elderly, distribution of gifts, lucky draw and singing performance, etc. It aims to celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR and the 68th Anniversary of the Founding of the People's Republic of China, as well as to promote the sense of respect and appreciation towards the elderlySham Shui Po DistrictSham Shui Po Central and South Area Committee (Tel: 2150 8143 / Email: dossp@had.gov.hk)
17/12/2017Sham Shui Po East One Day Tour in Autumn (Po Lin Monastery, the Big Buddha, Ngong Ping Village, Wisdom, Tai O Fishing Village, Tai O Historic and Cultural Showroom)An outing activity to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARCross-disitrctSham Shui Po East Area Committee (Tel: 2150 8158 / Email: dossp@had.gov.hk)
16/12/2017Chinese Traditional Performing Arts Show in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Mei Foo Community Hall)To promote Chinese traditional performing arts through a variety of performances and to share the happiness of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR with residentsSham Shui Po DistrictSham Shui Po West Area Committee (Tel: 2150 8157 / Email: dossp@had.gov.hk)
3/12/2017Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR - Promotion Programme and Showcase of Youth Dance (Sha Tin District)A vibrant event to celebrate rhythm, beat and dance. Including youth groups across the district to showcase and promote dance cultureSha TinSha Tin Arts and Culture Promotion Committee (Tel: 2158 5382 / Email: dost@had.gov.hk)
12/2017 (Tentative)Kwun Tong District Fire Safety Promotion Day and Bus Parade (Bus Parade: Kwun Tong District; Carnival: Hong Ning Road Recreation Ground (Tentative))Large-scale stage performances, game stalls and bus parade, etc. to promote fire safety messages and to enhance public awareness of community issuesKwun TongKwun Tong District Fire Safety Committee (Tel: 2793 2927 / Email: dokt@had.gov.hk)
12/2017(Tentative)The Fifth of Kowloon City "Big Bowl Feast"" (To Kwa Wan Recreation Ground)"A basin feast for local residents, with the aim to foster a harmonious community and celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR togetherKowloon CityKowloon City District Association for Celebration of Re-unification of Hong Kong with China (Tel:2766 2579 / Email:kcdafc@gmail.com)
12/2017 (Tentative)Tung Sin Tan's Blessing for the Elderly in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (6th Floor Exhibition Hall, Sheung Wan Civic Centre (Tentative))Through free health talks and distribution of fortune bags to show care and respect to the elderly people, for fostering a caring communityCentral and WesternTung Sin Tan (Tel:3105 3473 / Email:info@tst.hk)
12/2017Hong Kong WinterFest (various locations)A giant Christmas tree is displayed in Central district and a series of in-town activities are held during Christmas to celebrate with local residents and tourists the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARCross districtsHong Kong Tourism Board (Tel: 2508 1234/ Email: info@hktb.com)
12/2017 (Tentative)12th Hong Kong Individual Open Tenpin Bowling (Local) Tournament cum Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (SCAA Bowling Centre)A platform for tenpin bowling players to demonstrate their bowling skills with the aim to promote and encourage wider participation in tenpin bowling, as well as to foster a healthy lifestyle Wan Chai Hong Kong Tenpin Bowling Congress Limited (Tel: 2891 9786 / Email: hktbc@netvigatior.com)
1/12/2017 –3/12/2017CGCC Belt & Road Fest (Chater Garden, Central)Aiming to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR and to support the Belt and Road Initiative, the event will include regional booths showcasing the unique culture, history, food and drinks, art, etc., of various countries and regions along the Belt and Road, and a range of performances and family activities presenting the culture and characteristics of various Belt and Road countriesCentral and WesternThe Chinese General Chamber of Commerce (Tel: 2525 6385 / Email: cgcc@cgcc.org.hk)
1/12/2017Joint School Adulthood Capping Ceremony by Confucian Academy (To be confirmed)A Chinese traditional etiquette with the aim to encourage young people to shoulder responsibilities, dedicating to the country and society To be confirmedThe Confucian Academy (Tel: 2666 5926 / Email: info@confucianacademy.org.hk)
1/12/2017Light in the Dark - InnoYouth Social Innovation Camp (Youth Square)Activities include social innovation forum, human library and site visit to social enterprises, etc., with a view to giving new insight and methods to participants for solving social problems, fostering a better and harmonious community EasternUnleash Foundation Limited (Tel: 8228 8160 / Email: info@unleashfoundation.org)
12/2017 – 2/2018The Silver Age: Origins, Production & Trade of Export Silverwares in Hong Kong & the Pearl River Delta Region (Special Exhibition Gallery, Hong Kong Maritime Museum)An exhibition to shed light on Hong Kong’s special position as a manufacturing and trading hub during the 19th and 20th centuries. It will chase one of the early trade relations between Hong Kong and the Pearl River Delta Region, signifying our long-established ties with the MainlandCentral and WesternHong Kong Maritime Museum, Home Affairs Bureau and Guangdong Museum (Tel: 3713 2500 / Email: info@hkmaritimemuseum.org)
2/12/2017 - 3/12/2017 2017 FIA Formula E HKT Hong Kong e-Prix (Central Harbourfront)An electric racing event which fuses motorsport, entertainment and the concept of sustainability with a view to promoting energy saving and environmental protectionCentral and WesternFormula Electric Racing(Hong Kong)Limited (Email: info@hkformulae.com)
3/12/2017Variety Show in celebrating the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR cum celebrating the 30th Anniversary of the Establishment of Ma On Shan (Ma On Shan Sports Centre and the open area outside Ma On Shan Sports Centre)Booth games, exhibition, variety show and award presentation ceremony.Sha TinSha Tin East One Area Committee (Tel: 2633 9964 / Email: kary_ht_chan@had.gov.hk)
3/12/2017Wong Tai Sin Central Area Committee Operatic Show for Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Fung Tak Estate Community Centre)To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR with residents in Wong Tai Sin district with Cantonese operatic songs concertsWong Tai SinWong Tai Sin Central Area Committee and Leisure and Cultural Services Department (Tel: 2350 9957 / Email: dowts@had.gov.hk)
3/12/2017 –7/12/2017 Cantonese Operatic Songs Concerts (Auditorium, North District Town Hall, Sheung Shui)A local Cantonese Opera group will be staging a series of operatic highlights for residents of the North District to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARNorth North District Council Working Group on Publicity and Festival Activity (Tel: 2675 1678 / Email: don@had.gov.hk)
3/12/2017The 8th (2017) North District Race for a Healthy and Rich Lifestyle (Start: Reunification Garden (Jockey Road in Sheung Shui); Finish: North District Sportground)Activities include racing competitions, with the aim to promote a heathy lifestyle on this occasion of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARNorthNorth District Association for Sports and Culture Development (Email: ndsportscultute@gmail.com)
3/12/2017The 3rd YMT Festival 2017 (Yau Ma Tei Community Centre Rest Garden)A carnival to bring the 50s and 60s nostalgia back to Yau Ma Tei as well as to introduce the history of this renowned district to local citizens and tourists, on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARYau Tsim MongYaumatei Kai Fong Welfare Advancement Association Limited (Tel:2388 9192)
4/12/2017 (Tentative)29th Hong Kong Open Sport Climbing Competition (Shek Kip Mei Park Sports Centre)A competition with different categories covering youth, junior, amateur and an open event, promoting sports climbing and fostering a healthy lifestyle Sham Shui PoChina Hong Kong Mountaineering and Climbing Union (Tel:2504 8125 / Email:office@chkmcu.org.hk)
5/12/2017 – 10/12/20172017 Hong Kong Chiu Chow Festival for the Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Chater Garden, Hong Kong)Activities include history display, food booth and cultural performances to promote traditional Chiu Chow culture, in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARCentral & WesternFederation of Hong Kong Chiu Chow Community Organizations (Tel: 2559 2181 / Email: erica@fhkccc.org.hk)
7/12/2017 - 8/12/2017Business of Intellectual Property Asia Forum (Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre)An annual flagship intellectual property event that serves to create a platform for participants to gain better understanding of intellectual property and explore new business opportunitiesWan ChaiCommerce and Economic Development Bureau, Hong Kong Trade Development Council and Hong Kong Design Centre (Tel: 1830 668 / Email: bipasia@hktdc.org)
8/12/2017 – 10/12/2017Opera: Puccini's La Bohème (Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall)An opera with four acts, performed in Italian with bilingual subtitles, with a view to promoting performing arts and in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR Central and WesternMusica Viva Limited (Tel:6976 2877 / Email:info@musicavivahk.org)
9/12/2017 – 1/2018Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR - Photo Competition of Sha Tin Festive Lighting (Sha Tin District)Annual photo competition of Sha Tin Festive Lighting for all HK residents. “20A Cup” will be introduced in this year to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARSha TinThe Planning Committee on Festive Lighting in Sha Tin, Sha Tin Women’s Association, Sha Tin Arts Association, Sha Tin District Office and Leisure and Cultural Services Department (Tel: 2158 5348 / Email: wn_lau@had.gov.hk)
9/12/2017Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR - Sha Tin Festive Lighting Switch-on Ceremony (Main Plaza and Amphitheatre, of Sha Tin Park)Event includes switch-on ceremony, local organizations and pop singers performance.Sha Tin DistrictThe Planning Committee on Festive Lighting in Sha Tin (Tel︰2158 5328 / Email︰irene_nw_shek@had.gov.hk)
9/12/2017Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR - Annual Singing Competition 2017 (Auditorium, Sha Tin Town Hall)Annual large-scale singing competition in form of night show with groups of pop song, oldies, group singing and arts singingSha TinSha Tin Arts Association (Tel: 2606 6552 / Email: staa@netvigator.com)
9/12/2017北區青年潮藝Show 2017 (English name not available) (Sheung Shui Garden No. 1)A variety show including singing and dancing performances as well as game booths for young people to showcase their vibrancy, talent and creativity on stage, fostering a cohesive community, on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARNorthHong Kong Lutheran Social Service - Jockey Club Wah Ming Lutheran Integrated Service Centre (Tel:2677 0650)
9/12/2017 – 24/12/2017Carol Singing Festival 2017 (Various locations)Members of the public join hands to sing carol in every corner of the city for our next generation, with a view to building a caring and loving community on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARCross-districtChild Development Matching Fund Limited (Tel:2815 7799 / Email: info@cdmf.org.hk)
10/12/2017 and 17/12/2017Central and Western District Traditional Industries @ Fall/Winter Sheung Wan Promenade (Sheung Wan Cultural Square)An event that features a variety of traditional signature goods and products, which includes stable food, Chinese medicine and dried seafood to celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSARCentral and WesternCentral and Western District Council, and Central and Western District Office (Tel: 2852 3486 / Email: elton_ch_wong@had.gov.hk)
10/12/2017Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR Gold Cup (Heung Yee Kuk Building)A Taekwondo competition including board breaking and speedy events to promote the sport, fostering a healthy lifestyleSha TinHong Kong Youth Family Association Limited (Tel: 8106 1007)
10/12/2017 - 13/12/2017International Horse Conference on the Equine Disease Free Zone (EDFZ) (Conghua Horse Training Centre or in Hong Kong)To muster renowned experts from different places to share the knowledge of horse diseases, so as to advance the preeminent standards of our inspection and quarantine measures on racehorses, and promote the “Equine Disease Free Zone” in Conghua that would bring along more opportunities in international horse racing for Hong Kong.Sha TinAgriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department (Tel: 2150 6904 /Email: tsdiq@afcd.gov.hk)
11/12/2017 – 13/12/2017The 4th Chinese Painting and Calligraphy class teacher and students exhibition (Hong Kong Cultural Centre - Exhibition Gallery)An exhibition of calligraphy and Chinese painting to promote Chinese art and culture on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of Hong Kong’s return to the MotherlandYau Tsim MongYaumatei Kai Fong Welfare Advancement Association Limited (Tel: 2388 9192 / Email: ymtkfwaa@yahoo.com.hk)
12/12/2017 – 17/12/2017Hong Kong Junior Finals (Victoria Park) (Tentative)A tennis competition to raise the standard of tennis in Hong Kong, as well as to promote tennis to young people and celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARWan Chai Hong Kong Tennis Association (Tel: 2504 8266 / Email: tournament@tennishk.org)
15/12/2017CIC Construction Innovation Award 2017 (A hotel in the district)An award cum conference to recognise and promote new technologies that contribute to the continuous improvement of the construction industry, with a view to sustaining the development of the industry as well as building a better Hong Kong together Central and Western DistrictConstruction Industry Council (Tel: 2100 9053)
17/12/2017Sham Shui Po District Fire Safety Carnival cum Cheung Sha Wan Fire Station and Ambulance Depot Open Day (Carnival: Cheung Sha Wan Playground/Open day: Cheung Sha Wan Fire Station & Ambulance Depot)A programme includes kick-off ceremony, lion dance performance, fire rescue demonstration, fire drama show, open day of fire station and ambulance depot, exhibition of fire engines and fire-fighting equipment, game booths, variety shows by local organisations and schools, etc., to promote fire safety messages and to enhance public awareness of community issues Sham Shui PoSham Shui Po District Fire Safety Committee, Sham Shui Po District Office and Fire Services Department (Tel: 2150 8158 / Email: dossp@had.gov.hk)
17/12/2017Hong Kong Roller Speed Skating Open Competition 2017/2018 (Chai Wan Park Soccer Pitch No.2)Activities include roller speed skating competition cum photo contest, with the aim to promote and develop roller sports in Hong Kong and foster a healthy lifestyleEasternHong Kong Federation of Roller Sports Limited (Tel: 2504 8204 / Email: hkfrs@hkolympic.org)
17/12/20172017 Hong Kong National Duathlon Championships (Lung Wo Road, Central)A Duathlon race in Centralto promote the sport and to mark the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARCentral and WesternHong Kong Triathlon Association (Tel: 2504 8282 / Email: trihk@triathlon.com.hk)
17/12/2017心連心 回歸20載 金曲晚會 (English name not available) (Hall of Henry G. Leong Yaumatei Community Centre)Programmes include concert as well as singing and dancing performances to share the joy of reunification, fostering a cohesive communityYau Tsim MongYau Tsim District Yin Ngai Society (Tel: 2730 2871 / Email: ytdyinngai@yahoo.com.hk)
1/12/2017Seminar on “Free Trade and Globalisation – The Hong Kong Experience in Retrospect and the Prospects” (W Hong Kong Hotel, Tsim Sha Tsui)A seminar for the government, the business community and the academia to review Hong Kong’s progress and achievements in promoting free trade and regional economic integration in the last two decades, and to discuss the challenges and opportunities aheadYau Tsim Mong Trade and Industry Department (Co-organisers: (i) Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Business Advisory Council, Hong Kong, China (ABAC HKC); and (ii) Hong Kong Committee for Pacific Economic Cooperation (HKCPEC); Supporting organisation: APEC Study Centre) (Tel: 2398 5594 / Email: rcregistry@tid.gov.hk)
22/12/2017 – 27/12/2017Hong Kong North District Flower, Bird, Insect and Fish Show 2017 (Fanling Recreation Ground)An event comprising flower, bird, insect and fish show, flowers and plants competition, environmental protection competition for students, photo competition, talks as well as literature and art performances, to promote the appreciation of biodiversity and sustainable development, in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARNorthHong Kong North District Flower, Bird, Insect and Fish Show Association (Tel: 2671 1919 / Email: info@hkndfbifshow.org)
16/12/2017Sham Shui Po District Civic Education Carnival (Maple Street Playground)Large scale carnival will be organised to promote civic education and Basic Law as well as to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR. The programmes include stage performances and game booths, etc.Sham Shui PoSham Shui Po District Committee on Promotion of Civic Education (Tel: 2150 8158 / Email: dossp@had.gov.hk)
23/12/2017Distribution of Goodie Bags in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Tin Shui Wai (To be confirmed))Through goodie bags distribution to the elderly to show care as well as foster harmonious atmosphere in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSARYuen Long Tin Shui Wai Women Association Limited (Tel: 2447 7499 / Email: hktswwomen@yahoo.com.hk)
8/9/2017 - 10/9/2017慶祝特區成立二十周年青年大使計劃 - 「依家想影」(English name not available) - 「依家想影」( Four Locations in different districts)To share with the public the joy of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) and to promote family harmony, the Youth Ambassadors in celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the HKSAR will arrange a photo-shooting truck to take family photos for the registered families in different districts.Cross-districtsHome Affairs Bureau (Tel: 3509 7796)
7/2017 commenceKwai Tsing's Community Healthcare Project – Be Healthy @20A Kwai TsingTo share the 20A happiness with different sectors of the community and to further promote healthy lifestyle and the concept of “Healthy Kwai Tsing”Kwai Tsing DistrictOrganiser: Kwai Tsing District Office; Co-organiser: The Family Planning Association of Hong Kong (Tel: 3575 3803 / Email: dokwt@had.gov.hk)
7/2017 – 12/2017Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR – Sharing Love to the Elderly in Hung Hom Area (Elderly Centers in Hung Hom area; Hong Kong Heritage Museum)To express care and concern to the elderly in Hung Hom area through visiting elderly centers and taking a tour for celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSARKowloon City DistictHung Hom Area Committee and Kowloon City District Office (Tel: 2773 0737 / Email: dokc@had.gov.hk)
5/8/2017 2/9/2017Kowloon City Arts Celebration Series @ Variety Show in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (5/8/2017: Kai Tak Community Hall; 2/9/2017: Hung Hom Community Hall)To celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR through variety showsKowloon City DistictKowloon City District Office and Kowloon City District Council (Tel: 3691 8181 / Email: dokc@had.gov.hk)
16/9/2017, 23/9/2017 & 24/9/2017Ap Lei Chau Golden Classics for Music Fans (Lei Tung Community Hall, Ap Lei Chau Community Hall, South Horizons Neighbourhood Community Centre)To enhance social inclusion and celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR by inviting music lovers and groups to perform and inviting residents to enjoy the showsSouthern DistrictSouthern District South Area Committee (Tel: 2814 5824)
23/9/2017Gala Evening in Celebration of the 68th Anniversary of the Founding of the People’s Republic of China in the Southern District (Aberdeen Promenade)To celebrate the 68th Anniversary of the Founding of the PRC and the Establishment of the HKSAR through organising a variety showSouthern District2017 Southern District Tourism and Culture Festival Organising Committee (Tel: 9583 2208)
2/11/2017Health Talk for the Elderly in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Cheung Sha Wan Community Centre)This program delivers health messages from medical professional to the elderly so as to enhance their health awarenessSham Shui Po DistrictSham Shui Po Central & South Area Committee (Tel: 2150 8143)
10/2017 – 12/2017Congratulatory Message Design Competition in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSARTo celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR and promote the sense of belonging to Hong Kong through designing congratulatory messagesKowloon City DistrictKowloon City District Civic Education Campaign Organising Committee and Kowloon City District Office (Tel: 2242 0220 / Email: dokc@had.gov.hk)
10/2017 – 2/2018School Roving Dramas (Kindergartens and Primary Schools in Kowloon City District)To promote fire safety message and mark the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR through relaxing and interactive roving dramasKowloon City DistrictKowloon City District Fire Safety Committee, Kowloon City District Office and Ma Tau Chung Fire Station (Tel: 2621 3423 / Email: dokc@had.gov.hk)
2/10/2017Kowloon City District Variety Show in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR and the 68th Anniversary of the Founding of the People’s Republic of China (To Kwa Wan Recreation Ground)To organise game booths and variety show in celebration of the 68th Anniversary of the Founding of the People's Republic of China and the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSARKowloon City DistrictKowloon City District Arts and Culture Council and Kowloon City District Office (Tel: 2334 8390)
15/10/2017Kwai Tsing District Carnival in Celebration of the 68th Anniversary of the Founding of the People's Republic of China cum the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Tsing Yi Southwest Sports Centre)A fun day comprising VR electronic games, interactive family sports competitions, outdoor sport climbing wall, creative arts booths and talent shows performed by youths etc. to share the festive joy with the local residentsKwai Tsing DistrictOrganisers: Kwai Tsing District Council Celebration of the National Day Working Group, Kwai Tsing Volunteer Develop Team; Co-organiser: Kwai Tsing District Office (Tel: 2494 4545 / Email: dokwt@had.gov.hk)
17/10/2017–18/10/2017Visits to Elderly Centres by To Kwa Wan Area Committee in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Elderly Centres in To Kwa Wan area)Visits to Elderly Centres to show care to the elderly and to celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSARKowloon City DistrictTo Kwa Wan Area Committee and Kowloon City District Office (Tel: 2621 3443 / Email: dokc@had.gov.hk)
22/10/2017Celebrating the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR – “Be Happy and Healthy” Carnival in Sha Tin East Two Area (The open area outside Shek Mun MTR Station (Tentative))A carnival featuring stage performances, exhibitions and game booths aiming to promote the message of environmental protection, bring harmony to the community and celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSARSha Tin DistrictOrganiser: Sha Tin East Two Area Committee; Collaborator: Stewards Ltd. Youth Online - Stewards Integrated Service Centre for Young People; Co-organisers: Sha Tin District Office and Christian Family Services Centre – Sha Tin Green Station (Tel: 2158 5330)
11/2017 – 12/2017Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR by the youth in Kwun Tong – “My Home My Dream” Stamp Design and Writing Competition (Lei Yue Mun Plaza(Tentative))Through stamp design, writing competition and a carnival to celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSARKwun Tong DistrictHong Kong Tertiary Youth Association and Kwun Tong District Office; (Tel: 6220 3679)
7/11/2017Hung Hom Area Cantonese Opera Performance in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Ko Shan Theatre)To celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR with Hung Hom residents and to promote social harmony through Cantonese opera performanceKowloon City DistrictHung Hom Area Committee, Kowloon City District Office and Leisure and Cultural Services Department (Tel: 2773 0737 / Email: dokc@had.gov.hk)
12/11/2017Sha Tin Cycling and Distance Running Races cum carnival 2017 in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSARA large scale district event, including 20km cycling race, 10km race, Smart Rider, cycling parade and carnival, to celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSARSha Tin DistrictOrganiser: The Organizing Committee of the Cycling and Run Race cum carnival 2017; Collaborators: The Cycling Association of Hong Kong, China Limited, Sha Tin Sports Association, Sha Tin Arts Association, Sha Tin District Junior Police Call Honorary President Council; Co-organisers: Sha Tin District Office and Leisure and Cultural Services Department (Tel: 2158 5337)
19/11/2017Closing Ceremony of 2017 Southern District Tourism and Culture Festival (Applause Pavilion, Ocean Park)To promote tourism and culture of Southern District and celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of HKSAR through a variety of performancesSouthern District2017 Southern District Tourism and Culture Festival Organising Committee (Tel: 9583 2208)
19/11/2017Kowloon City District Chinese Calligraphy Competition in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (SKH Holy Carpenter Secondary School)To celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR with Kowloon City residents and to promote Chinese Calligraphy through competitionKowloon City DistrictKowloon City District Arts and Culture Council and Kowloon City District Office (Tel: 2334 8390)
19/11/2017Lung Shing Fire Prevention Educational Fun Day (Hard-surfaced Soccer Pitch, Carpenter Road Park, Kowloon City)Fun Day with fire safety demonstration, game booths and variety show to celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSARKowloon City DistrictKowloon City District Fire Safety Committee, Kowloon City District Office, Ma Tau Chung Fire Station and Hung Hom Fire Station; (Tel: 2621 3423)
25/11/2017Sha Tin West 1 Area Committee Carnival in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Football Field at Lek Yuen Estate (Next to Shatin Tsung Tsin School))Variety show, stage performances and game stalls to enhance community bondage and harmony and celebrating the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSARSha Tin DistrictOrganiser: Sha Tin West 1 Area Committee; Co-organiser: Sha Tin District Office (Tel: 2158 5353 / Email: stdo_registry_of_liaison_division@had.gov.hk)
3/12/2017Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR – Sha Tin District Fire Safety Carnival (Tin Sum Fire Station and Tin Sum Ambulance Depot)The carnival features stage performances, exhibitions and game stalls with the aim of promoting fire safety message to residents in Sha Tin districtShatin DistrictOrganisers: Sha Tin District Fire Safety Committee, Sha Tin District Office; Co-organiser: Hong Kong Fire Services Department, Sha Tin District Fire Safety Ambassador Honorary Presidents’ Association, Sha Tin Rural Committee and The Joint Council of Parent-Teacher Associations of the Shatin District (Tel: 2158 5334)
3/12/2017Carnival in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of Hong Kong’s Reunification with the Motherland (Victoria Park, Causeway Bay)To celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of Hong Kong Special Administrative Region through a series of activities including singing and dancing performances, and game boothsWan Chai District Wan Chai District Office (Tel: 2835 1305 / Email: ariel_wt_chan@had.gov.hk)
16/12/2017Celebrating the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR – Anti-crime Basketball Competition (The Gymnasium of HKBU Affiliated School Wong Kam Fai Secondary & Primary School)To disseminate anti-crime message to youth through basketball competition and celebrating the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSARSha Tin District Organiser: Sha Tin District Fight Crime Committee; Collaborator: Chinese Young Men’s Christian Association of Hong Kong Sha Tin Youth Outreaching Social Work Team; Co-organisers: Sha Tin District Office and Sha Tin Police District (Tel: 2158 5330)
3/12/2017Family Fun Day in Kowloon City District (Kai Tak Runway Park)Family Fun Day with diversified games, game booths and stage performances to celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR and to promote parent-child relationshipKowloon City DistrictKowloon City District Council (Tel: 3691 8181 / Email: dokc@had.gov.hk)
9/12/2017Kowloon City District Food Carnival in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (To Kwa Wan Recreation Ground)A gastronomic carnival, with food court, stall games, snack distribution and entertainment performances, etc., to celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSARKowloon City DistrictKowloon City District Office and Kowloon City District Council (Tel: 3188 2430 / Email: dokc@had.gov.hk)
10/12/2017Kowloon City District Youth Concert in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Ko Shan Theatre)Teenagers in Kowloon City District participate in the Youth Concert through various musical instrument performances to celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSARKowloon City DistrictKowloon City District Arts and Culture Council and Kowloon City District Office (Tel: 2334 8390)
13/12/2017To Kwa Wan Area Cantonese Opera Performance in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Ko Shan Theatre)To celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR with To Kwa Wan residents and to promote social harmony through Cantonese opera performanceKowloon City DistrictTo Kwa Wan Area Committee, Kowloon City District Office and Leisure and Cultural Services Department (Tel: 2621 3443 / Email: dokc@had.gov.hk)
17/12/2017“Fight Crime & Share Joy” Carnival in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the HKSAR (Hard-surfaced Soccer Pitch, Carpenter Road Park, Kowloon City)Carnival with award presentation, variety shows and game booths to encourage people to join together to fight crime, to live in happy lives and to celebrate the 20th Anniversary of Hong Kong’s Return to the MotherlandKowloon City DistrictKowloon City District Fight Crime Committee, Kowloon City District Office, Kowloon City Police District and Sau Mau Ping Police District (Tel: 3586 3359 / Email: dokc@had.gov.hk)
17/12/2017Celebrating the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR – Carnival in Sha Tin East Two Area (Yuen Chau Kok Community Hall and Yue Chui Court Plaza)A carnival featuring stage performances and game booths aiming to bring harmony to the community and celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSARShatin DistrictOrganiser: Sha Tin East Two Area Committee; Collaborator: Hong Kong Single Parents’ Association; Co-organisers: Sha Tin District Office and Yang Memorial Methodist Social Service Shatin Integrated Centre for Youth Development (Tel: 2158 5330)
21/12/2017To Kwa Wan Area Movie Viewing in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Cine-Art House)To celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR with low income families in Kai Tak area and to enrich their social lives and promote parent-child harmonyKowloon City DistrictTo Kwa Wan Area Committee and Hong Kong Sheng Kung Hui Kowloon City Children and Youth Integrated Service Centre (Tel: 2621 3443 / Email: dokc@had.gov.hk)
18/11/2017 - 5/3/2018“Pixar 30 Years of Animation: Hong Kong Celebration of Friendship and Family” Exhibition (Hong Kong Heritage Museum)The exhibition features a fine selection of artwork created by the artists at Pixar Animation Studios. Together with the videos of artists’ interviews that take visitors behind the scenes of animation production, the exhibition offers a unique opportunity to experience the craftsmanship and creative process behind Pixar’s wildly successful and beloved films.Sha TinThe Leisure and Cultural Services Department and Pixar Animation Studios (Tel: 2180 8188 / Email: hkhm@lcsd.gov.hk)
4-7/10/20172017 Mid-Autumn Lantern Carnivals (4-5/10/2017: Urban Mid-Autumn Lantern Carnival (Victoria Park); 5-6/10/2017: New Territories East Mid-Autumn Lantern Carnival (Sha Tin Park); 6-7/10/2017: New Territories West Mid-Autumn Lantern Carnival (Tsing Yi Park)An array of activities includes lantern exhibition, ethnic songs and dance performance, acrobatics, riddle quiz, folk craft demonstration, etc. Two sets of commissioned lighting installations will also be put up at Victoria Park to enhance audience experience.Cross-districtsLeisure and Cultural Services Department (Tel: 2591 1340 / Email: ent_enquiry@lcsd.gov.hk)
22/9/2017 - 15/10/20172017 Mid-Autumn Thematic Lantern Display (Hong Kong Cultural Centre Piazza)A large-scale lantern display under the theme of "Enchanted Blossom under the Moon" to add festive ambience.Yau Tsim MongLeisure and Cultural Services Department (Tel: 2591 1340 / Email: ent_enquiry@lcsd.gov.hk)
5/10/2017中秋佳節樂滿堂(English name not available) (Restaurant in Kowloon City District)Activities include dinner, singing and dancing performances, as well as lion dance for less privileged and elderly to share the joy of Mid-Autumn Festival and the reunification, with the aim to foster a caring communityKowloon CityUniversal Buddhist Merciful Association Limited (Tel: 2721 8378 / Email:info@ubms.org.hk)
23/9/2017Yan Chai Hospital Board Golden Jubilee presents: Visit and Diving Performance by the Chinese National Diving Team (Indoor Swimming Pool, Kowloon Park)Diving Performance by the Chinese National Diving Team to celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSARYau Tsim Mong DistrictOrganiser: Yan Chai Hospital Board (Tel: 2452 9578); Co-organisers: Tsuen Wan District Office and Hong Kong Amateur Swimming Association
7/2017 and 9-10/2017Mainland Exchange Programmes Series for Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of HKSAR: (i) An Exploration into the Arts and Culture in Beijing; (ii) An Exploration into the History and Technology of Beijing and Shanghai; and (iii) 2017 National Day Delegation cum Professional Exchange from the Educational Sector (Beijing, Tianjin)Exchange activities designed respectively for students and teachers, aiming to broaden their horizons and to strengthen their understanding on the development of the country in different areas as well as the opportunities arise from the country’s developmentNot applicableEducation Bureau (Tel: 2892 6103 / Email: ismep7@edb.gov.hk)
23/12/2017 – 26/12/2017Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR – Asian Cadet Circuit cum Cross-strait 4 Regions Age Group Fencing Championships (AsiaWorld Expo)A fencing competition for the fencers from Asia, Mainland China, Taiwan, Hong Kong and Macau to enhance their skills and to promote the sport, with a view to fostering a healthy and harmonious societyIslands DistrictHong Kong Fencing Association (Tel: 2504 8106 / Email: info@hkfa.org.hk)
11-15/9/2017 & 12/2017 (Tentative)Revamping Hong Kong Lion Design 2017 (Exhibition: 11-15/9/2017,  Hong Kong Design Institute; 12/2017 (Award Ceremony): To be confirmed)A design competition for traditional lion head with the theme of 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR, core values of Hong Kong or the Belt and Road. Excellent works are selected for exhibition tour in Hong Kong and the MainlandCross-districtsHa Kwok Cheung Dragon & Lion Dancing Development Foundation Ltd (Tel: 2770 1773 / Email: ha_kc@ymail.com
8/10/2017Wushu Spectacular – For the Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Queen Elizabeth Stadium)This is a major sporting event integrated with a Wushu Expo, a Wushu Summit and a Wushu Demonstration to introduce the history of development of wushu in Hong Kong, to show the various kinds of wushu weapons, and to have performances of wushu masters.Wan ChaiHong Kong Wushu Union (Tel:2504 8226 / Email:hkwushuu@gmail.com)
1/9/2017 - 20/12/2017Bellissima ItaliaA celebration of Italian culture, lifestyle, creativity and iconic Made in Italy products. Performances, art and design exhibitions, food and wine events, literature, music, cinema and other cultural happenings will be held.Cross-DistrictsConsulate General of Italy in Hong Kong and Macao (Tel: 2522 7835 / Email:consolato.hongkong@esteri.it)
18/11/2017 - 19/11/2017ICF Canoe Ocean Racing World Championships Hong Kong 2017 (Start – Clear Water Bay; Finish – Stanley Beach)This is the first time for Hong Kong to host the ICF Canoe Ocean Racing World Championships. It is a multi-race tournament consisting of surf-ski and stand up paddling events. It is expected world top athletes from around 30 countries / regions will take part in the Championships.Cross-DistrictsHong Kong Canoe Union (Tel: 2504 8186 / Email: hkcu@hkolympic.org)
20/10/2017 – 21/10/2017The 6th Hong Kong Buddha Sunning Festival (Soccer Pitch No. 5-6, Victoria Park)The event will feature a big thangka of avalokitesvara and conduct activities under the theme of Buddhism beliefs.Wan ChaiBuddhist Dynamics Culture and Arts Foundation Limited (Tel: 2851 4108 / Email: enquiry@hkbdfoundation.org )
3/12/2017Kowloon City Fire Prevention Educational Series – Kowloon City Fire Prevention Publicity Campaign Fun Day (Hung Hom Fire Station)Fire engine & equipment exhibition, game booths, and performance shows for the Hung Hom residentsKowloon City DistrictOrganized by Kowloon City District Fire Safety Committee, co-organized by Hong Kong Fire Services Department and Home Affairs Department (Tel: 2621 3423)
5/11/2017“Teens Talent Fair @ Sai Kung West Dam” (Chong Hing Water Sports Centre)To allow the participants gain deeper understanding on the history of the Establishment of the HKSAR and allow youth of the district to have stronger sense of belonging to Sai Kung DistrictSai Kung DistrictSai Kung Sectors on Celebration Events for the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR Organisation Committee, Sai Kung District Sports Association, Sai Kung District Office and Leisure and Cultural Services Department (Tel: 2704 1823)
24/10/2017, 25/10/2017Korean Traditional Stage by the School of Traditional Arts of the Korea National University of Arts (24/10/2017: Hong Kong Jockey Club Amphitheatre of The Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts ; 25/10/2017: Hong Kong Cultural Centre Auditoria Building)Festive Korea heightens the appreciation and enjoyment of Korean art and culture in diverse genres, such as traditional arts, contemporary dance, musical, classical and pop music, cinema and food, while presenting an impressive cultural feast to Hong Kong audience.Cross-DistrictsConsulate General of the Republic of Korea in Hong Kong (Email: admin@festivekorea.com)
6/2017 – 12/2017 (Final Contest: 26/11/2017 ; Exhibition: 8/12/2017 – 11/12/2017)Hang Hau and Tseung Kwan O District Calligraphy Competition and Exhibition in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Final Contest: Hall & Activity Room of Yan Chai Hospital Wong Wha San Secondary School/ Exhibition: Hang Hau Community Hall)A Calligraphy Competition and Exhibition will be held to promote traditional calligraphy art in celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSARSai Kung DistrictHang Hau Rural Committee and Sai Kung District Office (Tel: 2719 6619)
21/10/2017The Sixth Sham Shui Po Youth Festival: Sham Shui Po Youth Cup 2017–2018 – Youth Bowling Competition (Sha Tin Belair Bowling Centre)With youth singles and doubles, as well as a celebrity match, the event aims at promoting tenpin bowling among young people in Sham Shui Po and celebrating the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR. An introductory session will be provided to the underprivileged and ethnic minorities in the district. Participants with potential will be selected for further trainingSham Shui Po DistrictOrganisers:Sham Shui Po District Youth Programme Committee,Hong Kong Tenpin Bowling Congress, and Sham Shui Po Sports Association; Co-organiser: Sham Shui Po District Office (Tel: Hong Kong Tenpin Bowling Congress: 2891 9786/Sham Shui Po Sports Association: 2361 1311)
5/11/2017“2017/2018 Sai Kung District Music, Arts and Cultural Festival” – Folk Song Concert (Central Lawn of Hong Kong Velodrome Park)Famous folk singers and other local singers will be singing classic folk songs to spread folk music to every corner of the community and bring along reminiscences of classic folk music and emotional relief in celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSARSai Kung DistrictSai Kung District Council, Sai Kung District Office, Leisure and Cultural Services Department and Tseung Kwan O Cultural & Recreational Centre (Tel: 3740 5307)
17/12/2017“2017/2018 Sai Kung District Music, Arts and Cultural Festival” –Chinese Orchestra Concert (Sai Kung Jockey Club Town Hall)The Chinese music performance of Chinese provinces and classic hits will enhance public appreciation of Chinese musical instruments and the exquisiteness of Chinese music which will immerse the audience into a brand-new world of Chinese music in celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSARSai Kung DistrictSai Kung District Council, Sai Kung District Office and Sai Kung Kai Fong Committee (Tel: 3740 5307)
8/12/2017 –12/12/2017 (Indoor Art Exhibition) 9/12/2017 –10/12/2017 (Street Art Fair)“2017/2018 Sai Kung District Music, Arts and Cultural Festival” – Sai Kung Art and About (Street Art Fair: Sai Kung Mei Yuen Street, Sai Kung Tin Hau Temple Square, Sai Kung Waterfront Park and Po Tung Road / Indoor Art Exhibition: Sai Kung Jockey Club Town Hall)A street art fair in Sai Kung Town Centre, offering free art and entertainment programmes. More than 70 talented artists will showcase their artworks with different media, styles and techniques and exchange views with the visitors. Other activities including DIY creative handicraft , pastel drawing zone, seminars, workshops, indoor art exhibition and mural painting demonstration, music performance etc. for the enjoyment of visitors of all ages in celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSARSai Kung DistrictSai Kung District Council, Sai Kung District Office and Sai Kung District Community Centre (Tel: 3740 5309)
17/12/2017Homantin Area Christmas Fun Day 2017 in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR(Oi Man Estate Oi Man Plaza (Open Space aside Bus Bays))A carnival with game booths and stage performances to celebrate Christmas and the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR with residents in Ho Man Tin area, and to enhance joyful atmosphere and community connectionKowloon City DistrictHomantin Area Committee,Martha Boss Lutheran Community Centre and Kowloon City District Office
11/20172017 Southern District Tourism and Culture Festival Roving Exhibition (MTR Ocean Park Station Exit B, Stanley Community Hall, South Horizons Neighbourhood Community Centre, Wah Kwai Community Hall and Aberdeen Public Library)To celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of HKSAR through displaying winning entries of the Photo Competition and reviewing past events of the FestivalSouthSouthern District Council; 2017 Southern District Tourism and Culture Festival Organising Committee; Southern District Office (Tel: 2814 5829)
11/2017 – 12/2017Mural Painting in Sha Tin in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR (Flyovers, footbridges, subways on Government land and/or Government buildings and premises in Sha Tin district)The event aims to encourage locals to participate in celebration events and express their joy towards the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR of the People’s Republic of China, and at the same time beautify the cityscape of Sha TinSha TinSha Tin District Office (Tel : 2158 5363 / Email: dost@had.gov.hk)