October in Hong Kong is serving up some great drink deals, parties and places to wet your whistle, here’s how to drink your way through the spookiest month of the year.
Hong Kong Wine & Dine Festival
Thursday, October 25 2018 – Sunday, October 28 2018
Celebrating its 10th and biggest edition yet, the CCB (Asia) Hong Kong Wine & Dine Festival returns with world-class food, drinks and entertainment against the city’s best backdrop, the stunning Victoria Harbour skyline. Aside from wine-pairing meals designed by master chefs and tasting classes by industry experts, there are about 450 booths featuring everything from single malts to single-origin coffee to keep your palate refreshed. Best of all, admission is only $30 this year!
Saturday, October 27 2018
Check out Hong Kong’s longest-running music festival, which also happens to raise money for education and training projects in Nepal. You can expect live music, plenty of food, market stalls, arts and craft activities, beach volleyball and a trail run across Lamma, all happening on. Just remember to bring your own cup for discounted drinks!
Wednesday, October 17 2018 – Saturday, November 10 2018
Don Your Dirndl & Lederhosen! A signature event since its inception in 1992, the 27th Marco Polo German Bierfest kicks off on 17 October and will run for 24 public nights until 10 November. Stuff yourself with the classics, sausages, pork knuckles, pretzels and apple strudel and of course, giant pints of beer.
LKF Halloween Street Party
Wednesday, October 31 2018
Get in your costume, grab a spot outside 711 and enjoy the biggest Halloween party there is in Hong Kong. Bring a few beers and lining up to get into LKF will be a breeze. Arguably the seat in the house is on the streets. Better call in sick in advance.