Week ahead

PUBLISHED : Sunday, 14 October, 2012, 12:00am
UPDATED : Sunday, 14 October, 2012, 10:44am


Central Rat Race

Fund-raising event featuring teams of creatively costumed participants navigating various obstacles while racing to the finish line; proceeds to Mindset. Oct 14, from 9am, Chater Rd, Central, free to watch. Inquiries: enquiry@CENTRALratrace.com

Island East Markets

Pop-up market featuring organic food produce, art and craft, live music and more. Oct 14, 21, 10am-5pm, Tong Chong St, TaiKoo Place, Quarry Bay, free entry. Inquiries: hkmarkets.org

The Snail and the Whale

ABA Productions and Tall Stories (UK) present a musical adaptation of Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler's children's story about a snail that hitches a ride on the tail of a humpback whale for a journey exploring the vastness of the world. In English. Oct 14, 11am, 2pm, 5pm, HK Academy for Performing Arts, 1 Gloucester Rd, Wan Chai, HK$195-HK$295 HK Ticketing. Tel: 2547 7150

Tom Lee Music Carnival

Channon Liu facilitates a drum circle, 2pm-3.30pm; local bands No Added Sugar, Soul Kisz, ButterSpy, Shadow Black, Colon, DR.EGGS, The Astrocytes perform; 3.30pm-6pm, Piazza Area C, HK Cultural Centre, 10 Salisbury Rd, Tsim Sha Tsui, free. Tel: 2737 7655


Ocean Park Halloween Bash

Celebration of the macabre featuring Halloween-themed attractions and shows, including an interactive game with eye-tracking technology and a 5-D haunted house completed with scent. Oct 18-22, 25-28, 31, 5.30pm-midnight, Ocean Park, Aberdeen, HK$224-HK$325 (night ticket). Tel: 3923 2323

Disney's Haunted Halloween

Experience the dark side of Disney with such features as Glow in the Park Parade, Graves Academy and Cursed Jungle at Adventureland. Oct 18- 21, 25-28, 31, 6pm-11pm, HK Disneyland, Lantau, HK$259 (night ticket). Tel: 1830 830


Haunted Circus

Circus-themed haunted maze featuring eight themed zones, including the Eyeball Juggling Chamber, Trapeze Camp, and Final Destination Labyrinth. Oct 19-21, 23, 26-31, 5.30pm-10pm, Open Terrace, Zone B, Lok Fu Plaza, 198 Junction Rd, Wang Tau Hom, Lok Fu, free entry. Tel: 2338 4442