December has finally arrived. That means that holiday markets and festive Christmas light displays are back. Along with many holiday markets and annual carnivals. If you are lucky to be in Hong Kong during December, you have many things to do. Especially if you are moving to Hong Kong during the Christmas Holidays. Because Hong Kong is a special place that offers the best party life at night. On the other hand, during the daytime, there are many events you could visit. Stay tuned and find out the best things to do in Hong Kong this December.
Lamma Fun Day Beach Music Festival is one of the most wanted things to do in Hong Kong this December
This festival takes place in Tai Wan To Beach, Lamma Island. It will begin on Dec 7, 2019, so you still have time to visit. This festival is one of Hong Kong’s longest-running music festivals. Its main purpose is to help raise money for training projects and education in Nepal. This beach festival is a great place to enjoy two stages of music and many brilliant local musicians. Also, you can entertain yourself with market stalls and food, arts and craft activities. Finally, you can play beach volleyball and even a trail run across Lamma.
Santa’s spirit is one of the best Christmas feelings you can experience
Visit Santa Con Hong Kong as it is a fun event you can participate in
From Dec 7, 2019, you can enjoy the spirit of Christmas on various venues in Hong Kong. This is a perfect occasion to dust off the red suit you’ve been keeping in Kwun tong storage. Dress up as Santa and parade around town with other Santas. Besides, this is a great way to meet new friends. This year, the event starts from Central, it is free, but donations are appreciated.
Operation Santa Paws
Until Dec 31, you can take part in Operation Santa Paws. This event raises awareness for homeless animals still looking for their homes. Also, it is meant to help collect and donate new or gently-used pet supplies to local Hong Kong rescue shelters.
Don’t miss out the food in Hong Kong this December
Hong Kong food festival takes place in the Hong Kong convention and exhibition center in Wan Chai. It will last from Dec 25 until Dec 29, 2019. This event offers you a great opportunity to satisfy your food cravings, as you can taste various international snacks. For example:
- Taste delicacies from Japan, Indonesia, Italy, and Vietnam, or
- Taste some luxurious wine and take home some Chinese New Year essentials.
To sum up
These were just some of the best things to do in Hong Kong this December. But this is rather a never-ending list. Therefore, go out, explore and have fun during this festive season.