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Celebration Events

May
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 - 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 – 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)
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)
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)
1/3/2017 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 - 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)
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)
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)
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)
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)
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)
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
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)
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)
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 – 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 – 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)
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)
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)
22/4/2017 – 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)
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)
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 – 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)
29/4/2017 - 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)
29/4/2017, 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)
30/4/2017, 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)