April 2020 Hong Kong Festivals and Events
April 2020 in Hong Kong features the Hong Kong Sevens, the territory's premier sporting event and mega-party and a full array of colorful festivities and traditions... including fantastic parades and celebrations for Tin Hau's Birthday, Buddha bathing ceremonies, the one-of-a-kind bun-scrambling contest at the Cheung Chau Bun Festival and much more!
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Birthday of Tam Kung Celebrations 2020
The Birthday of Tam Kung celebration on April 30, 2020 is a great chance to experience the rich culture and tradition of Hong Kong. This colorful event involves a procession with the customary dragon and lion dances, the acrobats and martial arts performers, lots of drums and gongs add to the fanfare...
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Hong Kong Film Award Ceremony 2020
The 39th Hong Kong Film Award Ceremony is the Oscars of Hong Kong. Like the Academy Awards, it recognizes achievements in filmmaking and is a star-studded affair with prominent local celebrities that make an appearance at this most prestigious of Asian red carpet events. Due to the unpredictability of the current epidemic, the HKFAA Committee has decided to modify the presentation format and schedule. Details and dates are TBA. Stay tuned.
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Tin Hau Festival 2020 and Tin Hau Temples in Hong Kong
The Tin Hau Festival in Hong Kong is coming up on April 15, 2020. Some of the most vibrant and notorious celebrations are at Yuen Long in the New Territories and Joss House Bay in Saikung, although there are many options to take part in this celebration as there are over 60 Tin Hau temples in Hong Kong. Don't miss this riot of colour and the festive mood to commemorate this most honored deity. The 2020 Tin Hau Processions in Yuen Long have been cancelled due to the current health precautions.
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Buddha Birthday Celebrations 2020
Buddha Birthday celebrations vary from place to place according to the different schools of the faith that have developed, but regardless, the birthday of Lord Buddha remains one of the largest Buddhist festivals, and in Hong Kong it is a National Holiday which will be celebrated on April 30, 2020
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March 2020 Hong Kong Festivals and Events
The Chinese New Year celebrations have come and gone but if you have not had your fix of dancing lions, firecrackers and dragons, the Tai Kok Tsui Festival comes right on the heels of the New Year celebrations on March 3. In the cultural front, this month welcomes Asia's premier art events, Art Basel Hong Kong, newcomer Art Central, and a plethora of satellite fairs and exhibitions.
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A Victoria Harbour Cruise: Ferries, Sightseeing Boats, Traditional Junks
A Victoria Harbour Cruise takes you amongst large cargo freighters and passenger cruise liners, tiny sampans and junks, barges and ferries, all sharing the waterways and moving on their daily routines... day and night... with one of the world's famous skylines as backdrop...an engrossing sight
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Hong Kong's Victoria Peak and the Peak Tram
Victoria Peak and the Victoria Peak Tram are Hong Kong's institutions. The Peak is the highest point of Hong Kong Island, and the Tram is the fun way to get there.
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