Live Music and $1 Burgers at HMV Bar and Restaurant HMV’s flagship store in Causeway Bay regularly showcases live Hong Kong talent, and for the month of August you can expect jazz nights every Wednesday, and acoustic bands performing every Saturday night. This month, sink your teeth into the café’s signature wagyu burger for just $1 every Monday and Tuesday through to Aug 30, 3-4pm and 5-6pm. Live music starts 8pm.
Through Aug 31. HMV Bar and Restaurant, 4/F, Pearl City Mansion, 22-36 Paterson St., Causeway Bay, $1 burger promotion limited to 50 burgers per session. Pokémon-themed
Summer Cocktails at Woobar Throwing Pokéballs is hard. Quench your thirst (and catch a stray Pokémon or two) at W Hong Kong’s Woobar, which has a selection of summer cocktails inspired by your favorite characters.
Jul 28-Aug 31. various times. Woobar, 6/F, W Hong Kong, 1 Austin Rd. West, West Kowloon, $480-$1,500 from www.cityline.com.
Bistro Du Vin Thirsty Thursdays
Who says Thirsty Thursdays have to be about some ratchet kinda hooch? At K-town restobar Bistro Du Vin, it’s decidedly more elegant:
They’re launching a seven-course wine pairing menu through to the end of October, putting the spotlight on rare grower Champagnes, which come grape to bottle in the same vineyard. Available for reservations for groups of 10 or more at $1,000 per head. Through Oct 31. Thursdays. Bistro du Vin, 1D, G/F, 1 Davis St., Kennedy Town. Pokémon Trainers
Get Free Drinks at Four Seasons There’s no sign that Pokémon Go madness is going to subside any time soon, so as summer progresses you might as well sit yourself in a swanky air conditioned bar to carry on catching. Keen trainers who catch a Pokémon at the Four Seasons’ Blue Bar are eligible for a complimentary drink. All you have to do is snap a screenshot of your location and your newly caught monster (turning AR on is recommended), and check into Four Seasons Hotel Hong Kong on Facebook with the photo. Through Sep 30. Complimentary drink must be redeemed on the same day as Facebook check-in, between 2:30-6pm. Blue Bar, 8 Finance St., Central.