Weekend Warrior: February 22-24

A quick digest of the coolest weekend happenings in Hong Kong. Friday, February 22 South Canton Soul Train III If you want to start your weekend with a bit of disco music, then good news: The soul train is here. The South Canton Soul Train, that is, with Cantonese disco, and cheongsams, in the mix. ...

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Shine on You Crazy Diamond: Flawless 88.22-carat ‘wonder’ to be auctioned in Hong Kong

Coconuts Hong Kong Directory Contest: Submit your event or business for a chance to win a free advertising campaign!

Coconuts Hong Kong Directory Contest: Submit your event or business for a chance to win a free advertising campaign!

If you’ve been clicking around Coconuts lately, then you’ll have noticed the expansion of the Coco universe — our Coconuts Directory is up and running,...

Mainland Follies: Fashion giant accused of ‘uglifying’ Chinese women with freckled model

Mainland Follies: Fashion giant accused of ‘uglifying’ Chinese women with freckled model

An ad for fashion behemoth Zara featuring a freckled Chinese model has sparked a good old fashioned social media showdown, with accusations of cultural insensitivity being lobbed...

35 acts announced for Sonar Hong Kong 2019: MØ, Thundercat, John Talabot, Bonobo, in lineup

35 acts announced for Sonar Hong Kong 2019: MØ, Thundercat, John Talabot, Bonobo, in lineup

Spanish electronic music festival Sónar will return to Hong Kong Science Park on Saturday, April 13, for its third edition in our city. Among the 35 acts announced for the event,...

Hype real for counterfeiter flick as ‘Project Gutenberg’ draws 17 HK Film Award noms

Hype real for counterfeiter flick as ‘Project Gutenberg’ draws 17 HK Film Award noms

The nominees for this year’s Hong Kong Film Awards are in, with counterfeiter drama Project Gutenberg drawing a near-record 17 nominations — including nods for best film, best...

By the (24,000) Rockets’ Red Glare: CNY fireworks display to feature more than 1,000 blasts per minute

By the (24,000) Rockets’ Red Glare: CNY fireworks display to feature more than 1,000 blasts per minute

With the Lunar New Year celebrations right around the corner, Hong Kong’s annual fireworks display promises to be a modest affair, with just, oh, around 23,888 separate shells...

Weekend Warrior: February 1-3

Weekend Warrior: February 1-3

A quick digest of the coolest weekend happenings in Hong Kong. Friday, February 1 YourMum presents: Teenage Fanclub Teenage Fanclub first formed in the late ’80s as a...

(Road) Warrior Pose: Cathay Pacific adds yoga space to HK airport lounge

(Road) Warrior Pose: Cathay Pacific adds yoga space to HK airport lounge

It doesn’t feel like exaggeration to suggest that air travel, with all its attendant cramps, cricks, and general discomfort, is more often than not a living hell. It was perhaps...

Hong Kong’s largest multiplex cinema to shut at the end of February

Hong Kong’s largest multiplex cinema to shut at the end of February

It has been among Hongkongers’ go-to cinemas for the latest blockbusters and independent films ever since it opened its doors in 2007, but after more than 10 years, the...

Bad. I-Dea. Doo doo doo doo doo doo!: ‘Baby Shark’ musical coming to a theater near you

Bad. I-Dea. Doo doo doo doo doo doo!: ‘Baby Shark’ musical coming to a theater near you

Did you ever wonder what it would be like if someone stretched a two-minute children’s song whose most-sung lyric, by far, is “doo doo doo doo doo doo” into a 70-minute...


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