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Celebration Events

Celebration Events held overseas
June
Date Name of Event (Venue) Description City Organiser(s) (Enquiry)
Date Name of Event (Venue) Description City Organiser(s) (Enquiry)
1/2017 - 11/2017HKSAR 20th anniversary seminar series (Richard Charles Lee Canada – Hong Kong Library, University of Toronto)Seminar series covering a wide range of topics including culture, creative industry and economic development.Toronto, CanadaRichard Charles Lee Canada – Hong Kong Library, University of Toronto (Tel : +1 416-946-8978), Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office, Toronto (Email : info@hketotoronto.gov.hk )
26/5/2017 - 31/8/2017Constructing Culture – Hong Kong’s West Kowloon Cultural District (Aedes Architecture Forum, Berlin, Germany)An exhibition that features architecture models, information panels and multimedia displays to showcase the creation of a new and vibrant West Kowloon Cultural District in the heart of Hong Kong, drawing upon its connection to the dense urban landscape and the wide open harbourfront with its expansive views of the skyline.Berlin, GermanyAedes Architecture Forum, Berlin (Website : http://www.aedes-arc.de/cms/aedes/en ; Enquiries : Ms Beate Engelhorn, Curator, Tel: +49-30-282 70 15 ; E-mail: be@aedes-arc.de) and Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office, Berlin (Tel: +49 (0)30 22 66 77 22 8 / Email: cee@hketoberlin.gov.hk)
6/2017(Berlin)“ComiX eXchange – Ping Pong” Exhibition (Berlin)This comiX eXchange exhibition, with master class and workshops, will feature young comics artists/illustrators group “Ping Pong”, to demonstrate how cross-media collaboration can extend the limit of comics, by bringing about new ideas in the creative process, and creating a new visiting experience for audience in the gallery space.Berlin, Germany Hong Kong Arts Centre, Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office, Berlin (Email: cee@hketoberlin.gov.hk)
4/6/2017Yokohama Dragonboat Race 2017 (Yokohama, Japan)HK 20th Anniversary Cup race.Yokohama, JapanYokohama Dragonboat Race Council (Website : http://www.yokohama-dragon.com)
8/6/2017Gala Dinner cum Flower Dome Appreciation Tour (Gardens by the Bay, Singapore)Hong Kong Arts Festival’s “Danz Up 2.0” to feature more than 20 Hong Kong artists at the HKETO Gala Dinner. Hong Kong Chinese Culinary Institute to present Hong Kong-style “Pun Choi” and traditional food of Hong Kong. (Event by invitation only). SingaporeHong Kong Economic and Trade Office, Singapore (Email : hketo_sin@hketosin.gov.hk )
9/6/2017 - 10/6/2017Full version of Hong Kong Arts Festival’s “Danz Up 2.0” (Drama Centre, National Library, Singapore)A Hong Kong dance drama “Danz Up 2.0” featuring some 20 dancers and actors who follow their dreams to become street dancers.SingaporeHong Kong Economic and Trade Office, Singapore (Email : hketo_sin@hketosin.gov.hk ) and Hong Kong Arts Festival
11/6/2017“Inspirational Liaisons – Encore”- Chamber Music Concert at the Carnegie Hall by Vantage Music Artists (New York)A concert that features performances by Vantage Music artists of the works by four legendary classical composers.New York, USVantage Music Ltd, Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office, New York (Tel : +1(212)752-3320 ; Email : hketony@hketony.gov.hk)
12/6/201720th Anniversary of Establishment of HKSAR Golf Invitational (Naarden, The Netherlands)A golf tournament with participation of over 100 overseas Hong Kong people across a number of European countries (Event by invitation only).The NetherlandsNetherlands Chinese Golf Association, Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office, Brussels (Email : general@hongkong-eu.org)
18/6/2017 - 21/6/2017Vinexpo Bordeaux – Hong Kong Restaurant (Bordeaux)A Hong Kong restaurant to showcase the gourmet of Hong Kong food for matching with wine.Bordeaux, FranceHong Kong Tourism Board (Email: info@discoverhongkong.com; Tel: 2508 1234), Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office, Brussels (Email : general@hongkong-eu.org)
22/6/2017Gala dinner to celebrate 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR (Washington, DC)A gala dinner featuring performances by artists with Hong Kong connection to showcase our arts and cultural flair. (Event by invitation only).Washington, DC, USHong Kong Economic and Trade Office, Washington (Tel: +1 (202) 331-8947 ; Email : hketo@hketowashington.gov.hk)
22/6/2017 (Berlin) 25/6/2017 (Vienna) 28-29/6/2017 (Warsaw)Tang Shu Wing Theatre Studio staging Macbeth by William Shakespeare in Cantonese (Admiralspalast Theatre in Berlin ; Halle G MuseumsQuartier in Vienna; ATM Theatre in Warsaw)Inspired by the tradition of Asian physical theatre, Tang Shu Wing Theatre Studio transmits the spirit of Shakespeare’s play of Macbeth through a succession of stylised images, where body expression, physical movements and live accompaniment expose the characters’ relationship as well as the director’s vision of time and space.Cross-citiesTang Shu Wing Theatre Studio (Tel: +852 21445335 ; Email : kl@tswtheatre.com) and Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office, Berlin (Tel: +49 (0)30 22 66 77 22 8 ; Email: cee@hketoberlin.gov.hk)
23/6/2017HKSAR 20th Anniversary Gala Reception followed by A Musical Journey, a concert by Hong Kong Oratorio Society & Voices of the Valley (San Francisco)A gala reception followed by a concert by Hong Kong Oratorio Society (from Hong Kong) & Voices of the Valley (from San Francisco Bay Area)San Francisco, US Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office, San Francisco (Tel: +1 (415) 835-9300 ; Email : hketo@hketosf.gov.hk)
24 &30/6/2017Filmfest München (Münchner Freiheit 1 / Rio 1)Hong Kong movie THREE, directed by Johnnie To, will be screened in Munich Film Festival to showcase the power of Hong Kong films in Germany.Munich, GermanyOrganiser: Internationale Münchner Filmwochen GmbH Website: http://www.filmfest-muenchen.de/en/ Enquiries: Internationale Münchner Filmwochen GmbH Tel: +49-89-381904-0
24-25/6/2017Dragonboat Cup in Eglisau (Rhine River)The dragon boat race is the largest competition held annually in Switzerland, demonstrating the traditional dragonboat culture of Hong Kong and Asia.Eglisau, SwitzerlandOrganiser: dragonboatevents.ch GmbH Website: https://www.drachenbootrennen.ch/ Enquiries: Tel: +41 43 810 73 13 Email: welcome@drachenbootrennen.ch
25/6/2017HKSAR 20th Anniversary Gala Reception followed by A Musical Journey, a concert by Hong Kong Oratorio Society & Voices of the Valley (Los Angeles)A gala reception followed by a concert by Hong Kong Oratorio Society (from Hong Kong) & Voices of the Valley (from San Francisco Bay Area) Los Angeles, USHong Kong Economic and Trade Office, San Francisco (Tel: +1 (415) 835-9300 ; Email : hketo@hketosf.gov.hk)
27/6/2017HKSAR 20th Anniversary Gala Reception with special performance by Hong Kong Oratorio Society Chinese Music Ensemble (Dallas)A gala reception with special performance by Hong Kong Oratorio Society Chinese Music EnsembleDallas, USHong Kong Economic and Trade Office, San Francisco (Tel: +1 (415) 835-9300 ; Email : hketo@hketosf.gov.hk)
28/6/2017HKSAR 20th Anniversary Gala Dinner (New York)A gala dinner featuring performances by artists with Hong Kong connection to showcase our arts and cultural flair. (Event by invitation only).New York, USHong Kong Economic and Trade Office, New York (Tel : +1(212)752-3320 ; Email : hketony@hketony.gov.hk)
29/6/2017 HKSAR 20th Anniversary Gala Reception followed by Hong Kong Showcase - Film event (Seattle)A gala reception followed by a three-day showcase of Hong Kong films Seattle, US Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office, San Francisco (Tel: +1 (415) 835-9300 ; Email : hketo@hketosf.gov.hk)
30/6/2017Dressing of Manneken Pis (Brussels, Belgium)Dressing up of the Manneken Pis, the famous statue in Belgium with the Hong Kong costume.Brussels, BelgiumHong Kong Economic and Trade Office, Brussels (Email: general@hongkong-eu.org)
30/6/2017Belt and Road Forum and 20A Gala Dinner (Manila, the Philippines)Business seminar and gala dinner to celebrate the 20th anniversary establishment of HKSAR. (Event by invitation only).Manila, the PhilippinesHong Kong Chamber of Commerce of the Philippines, Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office, Jakarta (Email : hketo_jkt@hketojakarta.gov.hk ) and Hong Kong Trade Development Council
30/6/2017 - 4/7/2017One of Two Stories, or Both (Field Bagatelles) (Old Granada Studios, Manchester, U.K.)A new commission by Hong Kong-based sound artist and composer Samson YOUNG comprising radio series and gallery installation which will take visitors and listeners on a journey inspired by the myths and stories of 17th century Chinese migrants who arrived in Europe on foot.Manchester, U.K.Manchester International Festival, Centre for Chinese Contemporary Art, Edouard Malingue Gallery, University of Salford Art Collection and West Kowloon Cultural District (Website : http://mif.co.uk/mif17-events/one-of-two-stories-or-both/) and Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office, London
27/6/2017 (Berlin) 30/6/2017 (Geneva) 5/7/2017 (Budapest)Gala Dinner featured Hong Kong gastronomy by Chinese Culinary Institute (European School of Management and Technology, Berlin ; Hotel President Wilson, Geneva ; Ritz Carlton Hotel, Budapest)The Chinese Culinary Institute to present unique Hong Kong cuisines in Europe this summer. Guests will have the opportunity to exchange with the chefs and fellow foodies. (Event by invitation only).Cross-citiesChinese Culinary Institute, Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office, Berlin, Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office, Geneva (Website : www.hketoberlin.gov.hk ; Tel: +49 (0)30 22 66 77 22 8 ; Email: cee@hketoberlin.gov.hk)