[Summer‧Harbour] Activities at 6 Harbourfront sites stretching from Hong Kong Island to Tseun Wan
In celebration of the 25th anniversary (“25A”) of the establishment of the HKSAR, a "Summer‧Harbour" campaign featuring 25A-inspired art installations created by local designers and artists will be launched at 6 harbourfront sites.
The six harbourfront sites in the city got a summer makeover by Messy Desk, Chocolate Rain, Din Dong, Café de Bollo and more local illustrators and designers! Hosted by the Harbourfront Commission and Harbour Office, "Summer‧Harbour” dresses six harbourfronts across Hong Kong Island to Tsuen Wan in holiday hues so everyone can get a slice of fun over the sizzling months!
Summer Fireworks Carnival at East Coast Park Precinct
This summer, ARTA Architects have picked up their magic wands to bring fireworks you can touch and feel right to the East Coast Park Precinct. The installations double as dandelion by day and illuminating fireworks by night. Catch them while they’re there this summer!
Location: East Coast Park Precinct is situated west of Watson Road, Quarry Bay
Public Transportation: 7-minute walk from Exit A, MTR Fortress Hill Station
Tropical Forest at the Belcher Bay Promenade
Local artist Messy Desk has turned the Belcher Bay Promenade in Kennedy Town into a tropical forest featuring a 6m-tall playground and animals carts! See if you can spot Pinana on her jeep as she embarks on yet another adventure. The multi-functional space and even the railing are awash with summer colours. Traverse the tropical forest whilst drinking in the sunset!
Location: The Belcher Bay Promenade, Shing Sai Road, Kennedy Town
Public Transportation: 6-minute walk from Exit C, MTR Kennedy Town Station
Din Dong Water Carnival at Tsuen Wan Promenade
Local cartoon superstar Din Dong unveils the “Water Carnival by the Harbour” at Tsuen Wan Promenade. He takes on countless looks on his adventures across the yacht, lighthouse, bumper car and more! Don’t forget to snap a shot with him this summer!
Location: Tsuen Wan Promenade is situated near Hoi On Road
Public Transportation: 5-minute walk from Exit A2, MTR Exhibition Centre Station
Hot Air Balloon Extravaganza at HarbourChill
Adjacent to the Wan Chai Pier, HarbourChill brings an aerodynamic adventure with a 9m-tall hot air balloon and a supersized chess board. Spot deer, zebra, hippos and more animal friends made from upcycled oil drums; and don’t forget to snap a shot with the propeller plane, too!
Location:HarbourChill is situated north of Hung Hing Road, Wan Chai and east of the covered walkway to the Wan Chai Pier
Public Transportation:Wan Chai Exhibition Centre MTR Exit A2; 5-minute walk towards the promenade
Beach Party at The Connector
The beach is the place to be during the sizzling months. This summer, The Connector – the pathway between Admiralty’s Tamar Park and Hong Kong Convention Centre in Wan Chai – is converted into an urban beach party! Make a sandcastle, enjoy the sea breeze and drink in the cool, summer vibes with Victoria and Harper!
Location: The Connector is situated between Admiralty’s Tamar Park and the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre in Wan Chai
Public Transportation: 9-minute walk from Exit A2, MTR Admiralty Station
Wild, Wild West at the Water Sports & Recreation Precinct
Messy Desk has reimagined the pet-friendly Water Sports & Recreation Precinct into an old western town home to log shacks, cacti and farm animals – all splashed in a warm, sunset orange. See if you can spot Chocolate Rain’s Fatina on her expedition!
Location: The Water Sports & Recreation Precinct stretches from Hung Hing Road in Wan Chai North to the flyover
Public Transportation: 9-minute walk from Exit C, MTR Causeway Bay Station
(The video is in Cantonese)
(The video is provided by Development Bureau)
For more details, please visit the website of the Development Bureau, or the website of the Secretariat of the Harbourfront Commission.