Festive Family Fun: Events for Kids to Enjoy this Christmas 2023
by: The Beat Asia
December 07, 2023
Amidst the enchanting decorations and the excitement of opening gifts with your loved ones, Christmas is truly a magical season for kids, and the perfect time to bring out the inner child in everyone! From storytelling with Father Christmas at Fortnum & Mason to cookies with Mrs. Claus and magical Sunday kids’ brunches, there are endless opportunities for your little ones to create lasting memories and indulge in sugary delights. Join Christmas singalongs, gingerbread house decoration, Christmas cupcake making workshops, and so much more. With each event offering its own unique blend of magic and relaxation, you and your children are sure to cherish every moment. Here’s a round-up of the most exciting festive events for kids in Hong Kong this Christmas.
Storytime with Father Christmas at Fortnum & Mason
Dive into the enchanting world of Christmas tales with none other than Father Christmas himself at K11 MUSEA Fortnum & Mason! Watch your kids' faces light up as they embark on an interactive storytelling adventure, filled with wonder and excitement. Some lucky little ones might even snag a delightful goodie bag from Father Christmas' very own Arctic workshop!
For parents, enjoy a 15% discount on dine-in at 181 Fortnum & Mason, where you can savour the rich flavors of classic British delicacies. It's a day of magic, wonder, and delightful treats that you and your child will cherish!
When: 9:45 AM/10:45 AM, Until Dec. 23 (Saturday and Sunday only)
Where: G22, G/F, Fortnum & Mason, K11 MUSEA, 18 Salisbury Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon
How much: Book here, HK$500 (1 child, 1 adult)
Cookies With Mrs. Claus
Join an enchanting festive cookie decorating workshop, where Mrs. Claus and The Cookie Fairy HK will be your guides to a world of sugary delights. Get ready to unleash your kid’s inner pastry artist as they learn tricks and techniques to transform simple cookies into delectable works of art. Each participant will have the opportunity to decorate four cookies, complete with icing and sprinkles to bring their unique visions to life. Your child will also get to take home their beautifully adorned cookies, a copy of the cherished recipe, and an unforgettable Christmas memory to treasure.
When: 5 PM-6 PM, Dec. 12
Where: Santa's Secret Kingdom Sheung Wan, Hong Kong (exact location to be revealed after ticket purchase)
How much: Book here, HK$211.98
A Little Christmas at Baumhaus
Christmas parties that involve kids don’t always have to be stressful. Imagine this: a cozy café and treehouse setting, where the little ones can enjoy a baby-friendly musical singalong, while parents indulge in rejuvenating massage and yoga sessions. That’s what you’ll get when you join Baumhaus’ Christmas activity this weekend. As if that isn't enticing enough, delectable drinks and light snacks will be included, ensuring that everyone has a fantastic time. This is more than just an event; it's an opportunity to create lasting memories with your little loved ones in a warm, inviting atmosphere. Don't miss out on this perfect blend of fun and relaxation for the whole family!
When: 12:45 NN-2:15 PM, Dec. 9
Where: Baumhaus Wan Chai, 36-44 Queen's Road East, 1/F, Wan Chai, Hong Kong
How much: Book here, HK$450
Weekly Sunday Kids Brunch at The Sixteenth
Say hello to the all-new Sunday Kids Brunch series at The Sixteenth, designed to whisk your little ones—and you—away on a magical journey of culinary delights and endless fun. From face painting to balloon twisting, your kids will be delighted by a range of engaging activities, making this more than just a meal—it's an event! Every week, a different theme will transform your Sunday into a day of excitement and imagination. Think Willy Wonka's sweet world, an enchanting Under the Sea adventure, a merry rendezvous with Santa & Elves, and a sparkling New Year's celebration. It's a brunch experience like no other!
When: Dec. 10, 17, 24, 31
Where: The Sixteenth, 2/F, Oxford House, Taikoo Place, 979 King's Road, Quarry Bay
How much: Book here, Kids’ brunch menu starts at HK$148 (Kids 0-6 years old eat free, 7-12 years old 50% off)
Bimbo Concept’s Gingerbread House Decoration and Christmas Cupcake Making workshops
Let your kids feel the holiday spirit and their creativity shine by having them join Bimbo Concept’s Gingerbread House Decoration and Christmas Cupcake Making workshops! Get ready to craft a delectable centerpiece for your holiday celebrations as you and your family build and decorate your own gingerbread house using freshly baked gingerbread pieces, colourful icing, and an assortment of festive candies. Additionally, join an interactive Christmas Cupcake Making experience, where kids lead the way in creating delicious treats under the guidance of our instructor. These workshops promise to be the perfect way to bond with loved ones and make this holiday season unforgettable.
When: Dec. 15-16 (cupcake workshop), Dec. 16-17, 20 (gingerbread house decoration)
Where: Bimbo Concept Children’s Residency, 3705, 37/F Pacific Place Apartments 88 Queensway, Admiralty, Hong Kong
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