Many of us are staying local this holiday season and what better way to shop than in these Christmas Markets and Holiday Fairs in Hong Kong 2021. Full of fun and festive local products, markets offer an eco-friendly way to give gifts. Be sure to bookmark this page as we continue to update it with more events.
Editors Note: Due to the current COVID-19 pandemic, events are being cancelled or postponed at short notice. Please check with the organisers for regular updates.
When: 11 November 2021
The annual charity bazaar run by the Italian Women’s Association (IWA), is back with lots of Italian goods for all. From clothing, to sunglasses, accessories, shoes, home appliances, makeup, stationery and much more. All the proceeds will be entirely donated to various Hong Kong registered charities.
When: 14 November 2021
A craft market showcasing local, independent vendors selling handmade or self-designed wares. Featuring items such as handmade bags, jewellery, home accessories, fine art, stationery, paper craft and children’s accessories.
Where: Discovery Bay Plaza
When: 21 November and 12, 19 December 2021
Crossroads is partnering with Fair Trade Hong Kong this year to host a family Christmas fair in the Gold Coast. With lots of fun activities for the kids to enjoy like tree climbing, zip lining, arts and crafts, coupled with social enterprise gifts.
Where: Crossroads Village, 2 Castle Peak Road, Tuen Mun
When: 13 & 14 November 2021, 11am – 7pm
Pinkoi Design Fest 2021 Hong Kong
The indoor-outdoor cashless market, popup and exhibition hybrid event will feature over 100 creative brands from Taiwan and Hong Kong, singing bowl & yoga experiences, Hello Kitty & miffy Pop-Up shops, lots of food from Taiwanese brands plus countless exclusive, limited-edition goodies.
Where: Zero Carbon Park, 8 Sheung Yuet Rd, Kowloon Bay (in front of MegaBox)
When: 19 – 21 November 2021
Prestige Fairs will be back at the Conrad this year, for its lifestyle and gift fair. You’ll find a huge range of pop-up shops featuring unique and unusual gifts and lifestyle products. Suitable and fun all ages and styles, a great place to buy gifts for all your family and friends.
Where: Grand Ballroom Conrad Hong Kong
When: 9 December 2021
The BaseHall Christmas Market by The Good Sons brings a touch of seasonal magic to Hong Kong with lots of festive offerings. From Christmas wreath-making workshops, leather goods workshops and gingerbread decorating, to shoping pre-loved designer wear with Hula. There will also be a puppy adoption on site. Entry is complimentary entry, but places can be reserved via Eventbrite. If you fancy staying on then join The BaseHall Christmas Party from 5pm-10pm, for $260 HKD, including mulled wine, music from The Carpio Brothers, carols, crackers, and a Ugly Christmas Sweater Competition. Tickets can be purchased for this event via Eventbrite.
Where: Basehall, Jardine House, 1 Connaught Place, Hong Kong
When: 11 December 2021, 11am – 4pm
More than 60 booths and merchants selling Christmas gifts, plus food, drink, and entertainment. You’ll find festive holiday gifts, some yummy treats and lots of fun at Stanley Plaza. To facilitate travellers to the Island South and the venue, Stanley Plaza will offer free land and sea shuttles between Stanley and various districts on the Island side during the event period!
Plus, customers who spend at least $1,000 at Stanley Plaza, Murray House and/or the Stanley Christmas Market can redeem their receipt for a limited-edition Stanley Plaza wild cactus-themed drinking glass!
Where: Stanley Plaza
When: 11-12, 18-19, and 24-27 December 2021, 12pm – 8pm
The Swire Properties’ annual charity event is back this Christmas. All funds raised will be donated to Operation Santa Claus to support people in need in the community. Vendors will include; Christmas decorations, skincare, confectionery, homeware, jewellery and kids and pets.
When: 2-5 December 2021
A line-up of over 20 international and local food and lifestyle brands and crafts will be showcase at the Christmas Village Pop-up at K11 Musea. Vendors include Baking Maniac, Great Gourmet Coffee, Honbo, The Candy Stand, Atelia, Lazy Soul, MoMA Design Store, AMAVI Candle and Vanessa Bell Jewellery to name a few.
Where: 6F Sculpture Park, K11 MUSEA
When: 16 December 2021 – 13 January 2022, 12pm – 10pm
Calling all foodies! The Sweetmas Food Market at New Town Plaza will features an array of local food, wine, spirits and more. A perfect afternoon spent browsing and sampling treats to buy for yourself or loved ones!
Where: New Town Plaza, Sha Tin Centre Street, Sha Tin, N.T.
When: 5 November 2021 to 2 January 2022
Where: Lockhart Room, Hong Kong Football Club
When: 4 and 5 December 2021
The Island Shangri-La will be hosting an enchanting Christmas this 2021. With lots of magical offerings, from staycations, Christmas activities, to their Christmas Market. Wonder amongst market stalls, sipping hot chocolate and mulled wine, and indulging in some festive treats, whilst shopping for some Christmas gifts.
Where: Island Shangri-La Hotel, Two Pacific Place, Supreme Ct Rd, Central
When: Throughout Christmas
Get your food fix on at the 19th Hong Kong Food Festival, taking place over for 5 days. Renowned brands from Hong Kong, Japan, Korea, Taiwan and South East Asia will be showcasing, with some local brands debuting for the first time. Admission $20, and free for children 3 or below and seniors aged 65 or above.
Where: Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Center, Hall 3
When: 24-28 December 2021, 10am – 8 pm
Main photo courtesy of Shutterstock; photo 1 and 2 courtesy of Shutterstock, photo 3 courtesy of AWA Charity Fair FB; photo 4 courtesy of Shopping Hong Kong FB.