10 Hong Kong Events You Can’t Miss In November
- Hong Kong International Literary FestivalHong Kong International Literary Festival
- Berliner PhilharmonikerBerliner Philharmoniker
- Symphony Under the StarsSymphony Under the Stars
- Bonhams AuctionBonhams Auction
- Musicus FestMusicus Fest
- Lumières Hong KongLumières Hong Kong
- UBS Hong Kong OpenUBS Hong Kong Open
- Unicef Charity RunUnicef Charity Run
From star-studded festivals to city-spanning installations—and a lot more—cultural connoisseurs will be spoilt for choice with this month’s eclectic calendar
Hong Kong International Literary Festival
When: November 3 - 12
Where: Various venues
What: Amy Tan, Madeleine Thien and Ian Rankin are among the many literary heavyweights lined up for this 10-day programme of readings, workshops and panel discussions.
When: November 10 - 11
Where: Hong Kong Cultural Centre
What: Simon Rattle conducts the illustrious German orchestra for a programme of Strauss, Brahms, Stravinsky and Rachmaninov, and with Lang Lang on piano for Bartók’s second concerto.
Symphony Under the Stars
When: November 17
Where: One Pacific Place
What: Calling all tipple lovers—a curated selection of fine and rare wines, cognac and single malt whiskey, including a 1928 Macallan, a sherry-casked Bowmore and a 2007 Pomerol from Château Le Pin will be up for auction.
When: November 17 - 19
Where: Central Harbourfront
What: Indie-pop singer-songwriter Feist and English trip hop group Massive Attack headline the annual open-air music and arts festival.
Lumières Hong Kong
UBS Hong Kong Open
Unicef Charity Run
When: November 26
Where: Hong Kong Disneyland
What: Some 14,000 people will be supporting AIDS prevention by participating in runs of various lengths, including the city’s first Star Wars-themed 5km run.