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Celebration Events

March
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)
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 - 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)
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)
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)
2/2017 - 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)
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)
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)
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)
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)