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Hong Kong WinterFest

Indulge in Hong Kong’s romantic Christmas ambience! Marvel at the wonder of the Hong Kong Pulse 3D Light Show and feast your eyes on the signature decorations in Central. The Statue Square Christmas Tree makes for the perfect background for holiday pictures with your loved ones, before you ring in the new year with the spectacular Hong Kong New Year Countdown Celebrations. Don’t miss seasonal events at top attractions, special shopping offers and menus that will fuel your excitement and add to the festive atmosphere! The festive season will be unforgettable with Hong Kong WinterFest, so shop, eat, drink and be merry!

Hong Kong WinterFest map

25 November 2016 to 1 January 2017
Hong Kong Pulse 3D Light Show

Hong Kong Pulse 3D Light Show

Enjoy truly magical moments in the form of a spectacular 3D light show with great music and dazzling illuminations. This exhilarating show will coincide with Hong Kong WinterFest, with festive images that add to the enchantment of holiday celebrations. See details here.

25 November to 28 December 2016
Open Piazza, Hong Kong Cultural Centre, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon

This winter, you will find a bright, little star shining in a forest of glittering skyscrapers. A classic Christmas tree will spread the love and joy of the season from the heart of the city in Statue Square. Come with your loved ones to hang your ‘Love Locks’ on the railings to seal your romance; enjoy the joyous festival to the fullest with Santa Claus and his friends during their appearances at Statue Square; and indulge yourself in an array of classic carols performed by a lovely Christmas choir.

Date & Time:
2 December 2016 8–10pm
3–15 December 2016 5–10pm
16–26 December 2016
(Except 24 December)
27 December 2016 to 1 January 2017
(Except 31 December)
24 and 31 December 20165pm to midnight
North Statue Square, Central, Hong Kong Island
(Adjacent to Mandarin Oriental, Hong Kong)
A limited number of ‘Love Locks’ will be available for purchase at HK$50 at the venue while stocks last, with net profit from sales donated to charity. You can also hang your own locks.

Santa Claus and his friends will make appearances at various times on 2–4, 9–11 and 16–25 December.

The Christmas Choir will be performing at various times from 19–24 December.

Click here for the programme schedule.
 How to get there
  • MTR Central Station, Exit K

A party atmosphere will take over the entire city on New Year’s Eve as throngs of cheering revellers take part in the exciting countdown celebrations to welcome the new year. When the clock ticks down to midnight, heart-pounding pyrotechnics will light up Hong Kong’s skies, exploding in a radiant shower of lights to illuminate the beautiful harbour. Join in the fun and salute 2017 with all the glamour and spectacle of a Hong Kong celebration! See details.

31 December 2016
Shooting Stars – 11pm/11:15pm/11:30pm/11:45pm
Pyrotechnics – Midnight
Vantage points:
Hong Kong Cultural Centre Open Piazza
Tsim Sha Tsui Promenade
The New Central Harbourfront
Area around Central Piers 9 and 10
Golden Bauhinia Square
Victoria Harbour Night Tour

Hong Kong at night is a glittering, shimmering galaxy of lights — and that’s just on a normal day. When a holiday like WinterFest comes along, the city really gets dressed up! This year’s seasonal get-up will include colourful illuminations decorating buildings along major thoroughfares and around the harbour. Hop on a night-time open-top bus tour or an evening harbour cruise to take in all that sparkles, or join a tour to explore warming winter treats around town.

Enjoy everything from special offers to family discounts for your Hong Kong winter break!

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