Explore World-class Festivals and Events
Explore the international events and happenings, festivals and celebrations, innovative technology experiences, art and cultural exhibitions, and sports events across the cities of the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area and countries and areas related to the Belt and Road Initiative. Plan a vacation that's as thrilling as it is memorable!
Gazing at the Sanxingdui - New Discoveries in Sichuan Archaeology at the Hong Kong Palace Museum,
Presenting astounding archaeological discoveries of bronze, jade, gold, and ceramic objects at Sanxingdui, Jinsha, and Baodun sites in China’s Sichuan province, this exhibition revisits the Chengdu Plain dating back 2,600 to 4,500 years ago. Nearly half the objects on view come from the latest archaeological excavations at Sanxingdui, reflecting the advanced ancient culture and the interchanges among regional cultures by then. The exhibition also pays tribute to a century of modern Chinese archaeology.
From 27 September to 8 January 2024
Kırkpınar Oil Wrestling Festival 2023
Kirkpinar Oil Wrestling Festival is an annual tournament held in the Western Turkish city of Edirne. Wrestling competitions last for seven days and are generally held at the end of June each year and features local food, dances, wares and music.
1 July 2023 - 3 July 2023 (TBC)
2023 Asia International Floriculture & Horticulture Trade Fair
Being adjacent to Hong Kong and Macau, Guangzhou is not only the political, economic and cultural center of China, but also Asia’s operation center and the axis of post-industrial society. It is also praised as Flower City, so great demand is consequently generated.
Date 10 -12 May 2023
33rd Macao Arts Festival
In 2023, the 33rd Macao Arts Festival takes the theme “The Long Artistic Journey” and aims at promoting innovative expressions of our era through a range of selected exceptional art programmes, inviting the public to appreciate the beauty of art and look to the future with both a local focus and a global vision, while also exploring the diverse aspects of human existence reflected in different artistic genres. Inspired by the compass, the key visual of the event this year communicates the concept of “guiding the road forward and lighting up the hearts” encouraging the public to take a life journey with art to enjoy brighter landscapes ahead.
Date 28 April to 28 May 2023
French May Arts Festival
Established in 1993, French May is one of the largest cultural events in Asia. With more than 100 programmes presented across two months, it has become an iconic part of Hong Kong's cultural scene that reaches over 200 thousand visitors each year. The objectives of French May are to touch everything, to be everywhere and for everyone.
Date 19 April to 30 June 2023
Cheung Chau Da Jiu Festival and Bun carnival 2023
The Jiao Festival of Cheung Chau was officially inscribed onto the third national list of intangible cultural heritage in 2011. Since the revival of the bun scrambling contest of Cheung Chau in 2005, the annual Bun Carnival has been well received by the public.
Date 16 April to 27 May 2023
HKT x WESTK POPFEST: Popnorama
Featuring unique line ups each day, Popnorama showcases exciting collaborations between local idols, indie singer-songwriters, rappers and rock artists – bringing together musicians and vocalists from a variety of backgrounds and nurturing new directions.
Date 31 March, 2023- 2 April, 2023
Shenzhen International Furniture Fair
Shenzhen International Furniture Fair is sponsored by Shenzhen Economic, Trade and Information Technology Committee, Shenzhen Furniture Industry Association, Shenzhen Fashion Creative Industry Association, and the highest quality commercial design exhibition in Shenzhen furniture industry.
17 March 2023 to 20 March 2023
The Parisian Macao - Tulip Garden
The Parisian Macao transforms into a romantic tulip garden in March with giant tulip artworks created by renowned Chinese artist Xuan Qing on display. The hotel lobby is adorned with approximately 50 magnificent tulips reaching a height of five metres, along with a tulip art installation floating above the 20-metre-long shopping mall promenade.
1 Mar 2023 to 31 May 2023