3 Must-visit Christmas Markets in Hong Kong
“You better watch out, you better not cry, you better not pout I’m telling you why, cause Santa Claus is coming to town …”
Have you felt the cold in the city these days? Yes, it’s winter finally! And most importantly, it’s Christmas time!!! Talking about Christmas, the first thing came up in mind is the Christmas market. Every year, Strasbourg in France will have a big Christmas market at Place Kléber, with over 30 feets tall Christmas tree and more than 300 booths. If you are planning to go to France this year, don’t forget to visit Strasbourg’s Christmas market. If you plan to stay in Hong Kong and enjoy the time with your family, no worries, we have summarized three Christmas markets worth visiting in the city.
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The Hive Christmas Market
13th December, 2019
12pm – 8pm
The Hive Studio, 8/F Cheung Hing Industrial Building, 12P Smithfield Rd, Kennedy Town
Thinking to do some DIY Christmas decorations for your party? Come and visit the Christmas Market hosted by The Hive. They are throwing out a Christmas market with a series of DIY workshops and a slew of creative vendors. You can learn how to make a natural lip balm, up-cycling net bag and other kinds of DIY Christmas gifts.
If you are looking for an escape from the city and want to spend a whole weekend with your family or friends, Treasure Island Christmas Weekend Extravaganza would be a nice choice for you.
Starts from 12pm-5pm, the market will have different booths featuring quality gifts, wine and health products, with face-painting and other fun activities for the little ones (Perfect for family!). At night, there will be a Christmas dinner buffet with live music on the beach. It is a Christmas event organized by a local Lantau Animal Welfare Charity to raise the awareness and funds for environmental protection in Lantau Island.
Treasure Island Christmas Market
14th – 15th December 2019
12pm – 5pm
Treasure Island Beach Club, Pui O Beach, Hong Kong
Stanley Plaza Christmas Market
7th – 22th December, 2019 (Sat and Sun only)
12pm – 9pm
Stanley Plaza, 23 Carmel Road, Stanley
Talking about Christmas market, Stanley Plaza Seaside Christmas Market is on of the biggest Christmas markets in the city. Entering it’s fifth year, the market is doing a unique theme for 2019 – “Christmas Happy Chemistry”! The Stanley Plaza will be decorated like a full blown science laboratory, with more than 50 booths selling all kinds of Christmas gifts, food, drink and entertainment.
If you are looking for a Christmas market for your little ones, Stanley Plaza Christmas market would be a perfect option for you.