As if you don’t already spend enough time watching YouTube. Now you can catch all your favorite online singers live in Hong Kong, at brand new two-day music festival What’s The Fest. It’ll be more than six hours of non-stop music each day, featuring the likes of Andie Case, Kurt Hugo Schneider and Max Schneider, Sam Tsui and more. Jul 9-10, 3-9pm. Hall 3, AsiaWorld-Expo, Airport Expo Boulevard, Chek Lap Kok, wtfest.com. $780-980 from cityline.com, $880-1,180 at the door. DJ Revolution Presents:
Don’t Let Daddy Know 2016
The legendary Don’t Let Daddy Know DJ festival, which came to Hong Kong shores last year, hits our sister SAR this summer and leaves yet more fathers in the dark. While this season’s lineup is still yet to be announced, past superstar headliners have included Steve Aoki, Skrillex, Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike and more. Better snap up those tickets quick… Jul 1, 8pm. Studio City Event Center, Studio City Macau, Estrada do Istmo,
Cotai, Macau, facebook.com/djrevolutionhk.
$650 early bird before May 8, $850 thereafter from hkticketing.com.
Endless Summer Beer Festival at The Pulse The Pulse is hosting its first ever beer festival, to be held every other Saturday from June to mid-August, featuring different local breweries every weekend. Just in time for Father’s Day, expect an appearance from Belgian craft brewers The Artist, who allow you to customize your own beer bottles for your pops. Only the first two weekends are completely free, and are ticketed events thereafter. Jun 18, Jul 2, 16, 30, Aug 13.
The Pulse, 3/F, 28 Beach Rd., Repulse Bay, tickets from thepulse.com.hk. If you’re drinking, don’t drive! Get a free Uber code at the shopping mall concierge to get home afterwards. This summer the Happy Valley races are taking on some inspiration from Rio de Janeiro, with the racecourse’s staple band Carnivale—featuring Cuban, Colombian and Dominican talents— bringing on the latino rhythms, while samba dancers move their stuff. There’ll be plenty of summer treats, games to play and prizes to be won—not to mention all the action at the races. Jun 1, 15, 22, 7pm. Happy Valley Racecourse, Wong Nai Chung Gap Rd., Happy Valley, $10 at the door.
Happy Wednesday: Carnivale of Action