BOOM’s Handbook For Festivities

in FAST FORWARD/Lifestyle/Music

Another year, another Christmas is swinging around the corner, before everyone starts saying “The year’s gone past so quickly” we are challenging all of you who said that to attend every single one of the festive celebrations on our list below. Tis the season to indulge in all the ‘forbidden fruits’ of modern society, and of course to party away the long weekend all thanks to the name of Christmas. We here at BOOM are all ready to swish through town in the hopes that we can bump into you guys! Here are some of the best parties that the city has to offer:

16th December – 12th February

@Central Harbour Front

AIA The Great European Carnival

aia-carnivalIt’s been another year, the year has gone by so quickly and it was just like it was yesterday since we last been to the AIA Great European Carnival. This year, dive into a pool of fun and games provided by AIA, together with music shows and kids corner over on the stage and do not miss the special Magical World which transports you all into the world of Disney and Marvel Comics, you would all have a chance to pose beside your favourite characters and maybe act out one of your favourite scenes!

All throughout December


Disneyland Sparkling Christmas

disney-xmasIt’s the most magical place on the entire world, and it’s a no-brainer that Christmas would amplify the fairy tale background with lights, Christmas display and our favourite Disney characters all dressed up in festive costumes. Go to Disney now to witness the spectacular view dedicated to the jolly season.

16th -25th December

@Hong Kong Cultural Centre

The Nutcracker- Hong Kong Ballet

the-nutcracker-hk-balletThis heart-warming classic will be the best way to celebrate the festive season, it’s a great family event for all to enjoy a night of elegant ballet performed by the amazing crew at the Hong Kong Ballet. The Nutcracker is a Christmas classic with a snowy magical touch, with Tchaikovsky’s immortal music as a background, the production immerses audiences into an astounding, wonderful world, ruled by a mischievous army of rats and toy soldiers.

24th December


A Classic Christmas

15110918_1386209778086198_6349739247364856299_oJudging by the event’s name, we assume that this year at Foxglove is going to be a traditional festive celebration, at Foxglove they encourage you all to enjoy a weekend of a classic, nostalgic Christmas favourites. Dinners will be served in a three-course menu, entertainment will be on full force, there will be two classic Christmas movies on show on 25th and stick around for live Christmas jingles afterwards.

24th December

@Mrs. Pound

A Naughty or Nice Christmas


On Pound Lane, everyone can choose to be their truest self, no matter if you’re naughty or nice, the doors will open for you at Mrs. Pound. For one day only, the 24th December, at Pound Lane everyone is ready to welcome Christmas day with open arms, armed with a special Christmas menu, holiday cocktails and free flow on house wines and beers. Come Christmas Day let’s all stay for a morning of All-You-Can-Eat pancake feast!

24th December

@Ozone at The Ritz-Carlton

It’s Christmas, I am Famous!

15137494_10154614914430281_8957338869754411572_oThis Christmas, Ozone will transform into a celebrity haven with a fun and interactive entertainment concept. Make sure to dress as your favourite celebrity and participate in this world of glam and elegance.

24th December



VOLAR_CHRISTMAS_A2_POSTERHead over to VOLAR this weekend for three different styles of music from all the different rooms within, the night will be filled with music from all around the world. VOLAR hopes for everyone to have a great weekend filled with awesome tunes!

24th December 



fly_xmas_bad_santa_flyerWho wants to be good when they can be bad, this year at FLY bad Santa will be there to be the little devil that stands on your shoulders tempting you into doing everything that you shouldn’t!

If you wish for more:

24th December 


PLAY Presents: Red & White a Christmas Celebration


24th December 


Jingle, Jingle! Let’s Mingle!