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PUBLISHED : Sunday, 28 October, 2012, 12:00am
UPDATED : Sunday, 28 October, 2012, 3:20pm

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Halloween Golden Pumpkin House

Art gallery featuring Thai carving master Laong Wan Hertz's work, parades of Halloween-costumed characters, and a music, language and dance workshop by IslandMama Kids Jam. Until Oct 31, various times, Gold Coast Piazza, 1 Castle Peak Rd, Castle Peak Bay, free entry. Inquiries: 2452 6566

Today

Blossoms All Around

Taiwan Culture Festival presents a farmer's market offering a range of Taiwanese produce and handmade goods, and a concert featuring Taiwanese musicians and bands. Creative Green Market: Oct 28, 1pm-6pm; Green Roots Concert, 3pm-10pm. Piazza, HK Cultural Centre, 10 Salisbury Rd, TST, free entry. Inquiries: taiwaninfo.org/festival2012.htm

Halloween DIY workshops

O Kids Performing Arts School's two workshops teach children aged six to eight, the first to make face masks and, the second, pumpkin lanterns. Merry Scary Mask DIY: Oct 28, 2pm-3.15pm, HK$480; Jack-O-Lantern DIY, Oct 28, 4pm-5.15pm, HK$580. O Kids, Room 1009-10, 10/F Kornhill Plaza, Office Tower, 1 Kornhill Rd, Quarry Bay. Inquiries: 2560 8268

Harry's Halloween

Darrell Ang conducts the HK Philharmonic to play haunting works by Berlioz, Gounod, Saint-Saëns, Grieg and Mussorgsky; magician Harry Wong and sand painting artist Hoi Chiu perform. Oct 28, 4pm, Sha Tin Town Hall, Sha Tin Town Hall, 1 Yuen Wo Rd, Sha Tin, HK$120-HK$260 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2721 2030

Haunted Circus

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

Tuesday

Wells Cathedral Choir

Matthew Owens conducts the British choir performing works such as Mozart's Gloria, Rachmaninov's Nunc dimittis, and Walton's Coronation Te Deum. Oct 30, 8pm, HK City Hall, 5 Edinburgh Place, Central, HK$120-HK$300 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2268 7321

Saturday

Picnic in the Park 2012

Festival with 10 hours of live performances, a kids zone and 50 market stalls; proceeds to Hong Chi Association and HK Student Aid Society. Nov 3, 11am-9.30pm, Siena Park, Discovery Bay, free entry. Inquiries: 9387 7691

 

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