10 Hong Kong Events You Can’t Miss In January
1/10Hong Kong Dance Exchange
When: January 5 - 7
Where: City Hall and HKAPA
What: Eight of Hong Kong's best contemporary dance productions take centre stage alongside six selected overseas works from Taiwan, Japan and South Korea in this electrifying programme of performances, classes and forums.
When: January 6 - February 11
What: The acclaimed revival of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s record-breaking musical arrives after two sold-out seasons in London’s West End.
When: January 12 - February 11
What: The five-week festival presents live theatrical performances of nine beloved children’s tales, including Ugly Duckling, The Gruffalo and Hairy Maclary and Friends.
When: January 13
What: The Grammy-winning alt-rock band performs its emotionally charged anthems, including Thunder and Radioactive.
5/10Billboard Radio Live
When: January 14 - 20
Where: Central Harbourfront
What: The star-studded line-up for the week-long live series of concerts includes Rita Ora, Far East Movement and Khali Fong.
6/10Hong Kong International Chamber Musical Festival
When: January 17 - 24
Where: Various venues
What: The festival’s ninth edition presents six concerts exploring works by Beethoven, Debussy, Ravel, Mozart and Brahms.
7/10Ocean Volvo Race and Festival
When: January 17 - 31
Where: Kai Tak Runway Park
What: Hong Kong hosts the premier 45,000-nautical-mile offshore race for the first time as one of its 12 port cities, with the Seng Huang Lee and Sun Hung Kai & Co-backed Sun Hung Kai/Scallywag team flying the flag as the city's first competitor in the race's history.
8/10Amit Tandon Live
When: January 19
What: The celebrated Indian stand-up comedian presents a new set of material to give your laughing gear a workout.
9/10Standard Chartered Hong Kong Marathon
When: January 21
Where: Various venues
What: Some 70,000 runners will participate in the city’s biggest annual running event, which features a full marathon, a half marathon and a 10km course.
10/10Disney On Ice
When: January 25 - 28
What: Mickey and Minnie lead the fun in this skating spectacular, 100 Years of Magic, featuring sing-along favourites such as Let It Go, You’ve Got a Friend in Me and Hakuna Matata.