Outlook Festival 2016 Hong Kong Launch Party
Ahead of the eighth iteration of the largest bass music culture festival in Europe, Hong Kong celebrates with a launch party with the official promoters: The launch party tours 90 clubs in five continents before the big event, bringing with them some of the best underground dancefloor beats on the planet. The initial line-up includes British drum and bass producer Dom & Roland and Bass Music China founder Saiyan. Jul 16, 4pm. Whitehead Barbecue, 1950 Whitehead, Ma On Shan, $200-380 from ticketflap.com/ outlookfestivalhklaunch.
Pacha Macau Presents: Summer Love Pool Party
Superclub Pacha Macau continues to host its series of tropical themed pool parties at
Studio City’s massive outdoor pool, and the final headliner this summer is Ferry Corsten. Hailing all the way from the Netherlands, the trance legend is known for producing and remixing for the likes of Justin Bieber, Moby, The Killers, Duran Duran and more. The pool events will continue into the night with an after-party at Pacha, after 10pm.
Aug 20, 2:30pm. Level 3 Outdoor Pool, Studio City Macau, Estrada do Istmo, Cotai, Macau, $350 early bird tickets to $450 from studiocity-macau.com. Admission and after-party, cabana and hotel stay packages available.
Guest Bartends at Room One
Hailing from Arnaud’s and The French 75 Bar in New Orleans is Chris Hannah, bar whiz who’s currently shortlisted as one of the Top 10 American Bartenders of the Year. Hannah will be shaking it up at The Mira’s Room One for just one week in August. Aug 5-13. Room One, G/F, The Mira, 118 Nathan Rd., Tsim Sha Tsui.