This June, Happy Wednesday continues at the Happy Valley Racecourse with unbridled energy of music festivals from across the globe in celebration of culture, dance and horse-racing
It is time to herald the summer in Hong Kong with Happy Valley Racecourse’s famous Happy Wednesdays for an upbeat celebration of the season. With a colourful programme of music and dance from around the world in the lineup, check out what’s in store starting this June until July 12.
June 7 – Afrobeats
The programme kicks off with Afrobeats on June 7. The evening pays tribute to one of the fastest growing musical genres in the world. Dancers and performers will deliver and complete the ultimate African experience as guests immerse themselves in the pulsating sounds of energetic duo Afroseas, whose music combines traditional African rhythms, jazz and funk.
June 14 – Mykonos Madness
Mykonos Madness on June 14 will transport guests to the sun-drenched Greek party island. Best known for its chill sounds and feel-good music. Renowned local band Indigo Town will keep the crowds pumping with popular favourites while guests can mingle with festival fairies and other delightful performers.
June 28 – Disco
Disco lovers and dancing queens are sure to boogie the night away on June 28. This nostalgic event delivers all the key ingredients of 1970s disco. Hong Kong’s popular live music band OnPoint will perform the decade’s greatest hits. From disco, funk to soul, inspiring guests to recreate their best John Travolta moves.
July 6 – Brit Pop
Some of the greatest bands in music history hail from Great Britain. And on July 6, the Happy Valley Racecourse will dedicate its space to the best of Brit Pop. Guests can rock out to chart toppers by Rolling Stones, Oasis, Blur and Coldplay.
July 12 – Street carnival – Season Finale
Last but definitely not least, the July 12 Happy Wednesday will see Chris Polanco and his band headlining the season’s finale, bringing with him the ultimate summer carnival. Co-hosted by #Legend, high profile guests and VIPs are treated to Latino favourites. Think salsa and samba, both skilfully performed by professional dancers.
Onsite Food & Beverages
All the excitement is sure to work up an appetite. Fret not! The Beer Garden iconic food trucks will offer themed snacks at each event. From African Piri Piri Chicken (Afrobeats) to Pita Gyros (Mykonos Madness) and pork pies (Brit pop). In addition, find a menu of other summer favourites like cotton candy, ice lollies, smoothies and a range of treats that will keep your energy going every Happy Wednesday.
Happy Wednesday Music Festivals will run from June 7 to July 12 at the Happy Valley Racecourse, Hong Kong.