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Hong Kong gigs

Book your place on giant Hong Kong harbourfront water slide - tickets out now

And don’t miss out on American pop-rockers Against the Current, making their Hong Kong debut, or WTFest, featuring a constellation of YouTube singing stars

PUBLISHED : Thursday, 30 June, 2016, 5:45am
UPDATED : Thursday, 30 June, 2016, 10:03am

Slide the City

Unleash your inner child this summer with a water-soaked day in the city. For the second straight year, Hongkongers will have the chance to descend the largest water slide of its kind in Asia, with Victoria Harbour as a backdrop.

August 24-29, Central Harbourfront Event Space, Central, HK$180-HK$580 republicticketing.com (also at select Tom Lee locations beginning July 1). Inquiries: info@slidethecity.hk

Against the Current

With millions of social media followers and their first full-length album under their belt, American pop rock band Against the Current is set for their first world tour, and they don’t plan to leave Hong Kong out. These relative newcomers, hailing from New York, promise an energy-filled show performing popular tunes including Gravity, Fireproof and In Our Bones.

September 16, 8pm, MacPherson Stadium, 38 Nelson St, Mong Kok, HK$450-HK$750 Cityline. Inquiries: 2111 5333

WTFest

YouTube fanatics can rejoice. Some of the most popular musicians featured on the video-sharing site will make their way to the city for two days this summer. Both days will feature six hours of live performances by well known names including Kurt Hugo and Max Schneider, Sam Tsui, and Mitchell Rose.

July 9-10, 3pm-9pm, AsiaWorld-Expo, Lantau, HK$580 (one day), HK$980 (two days); HK$880, HK$1,180 (door). Inquiries: 2111 5333