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Events Calendar Archive 2007   (Updated January 03, 2011)

 

Current Lamma Events - Events Archive: 2003, '04, '05, '06, '07, '08, '09, '10.

Submit all Lamma-related events for listing to the Editor.

 

2007

Sun

Mon

Tue

Wed

Thu

Fri

Sat

Jan

31

Chinatown party @ Island Bar

1 - New Year's Day

2

Standard Chartered Night

3

4

5

6

 

 

7

 

8

 

9

Standard Chartered Night

10

11

12

13

 

 

14

 

15

 

16

Standard Chartered Night

17

18

19

 

20

Matt Steele and the Voigtians @ Island Bar

 

21

Lamma Ladies Recruitment Day

22

 

23

Standard Chartered Night

24

 

25

Quiz Night

26

Silent Heroines exhibition

27

Silent Heroines exhibition

Feb

28

Vagina Worship Art Jam

29

 

30

Standard Chartered Night

31

 

1

 

2

 

3

Lamma Dragons (men) recruitment

 

4

 

5

 

6

Standard Chartered Night

7

 

8

Lizzy Nolan's Designer Debut

9

Under-ground w/Trans-noodle

10

YSW Curs & Hot Ginger & Dynamite

 

11

 

12

 

13

CNY Flower Market,

Standard Chartered Night

14

 

15

 

16

 

17

Pétanque tournament

 

18

Moon Bear Rock

19

-25: CNY Mini Carnival

20

Standard Chartered Night

21

 

22

 

23

The Sinister Left @ The Fringe

24

 

Mar

25

 

26

 

27

Standard Chartered Night

28

 

1

Quiz Night @ Island Bar

2

Crepe Night

3

Trans-noodle @ V13 Vodka Bar

 

4

 

5

 

6

Standard Chartered Night

7

 

8

Red Star Rising @ The Wanch

9

10

 

11

Lamma Enduro

12

 

13

Standard Chartered Night

14

Shep Woolley @ Island Bar

15

 

16

Trans-noodle @ The Fringe

17

Rave Party

 

18

 

19

 

20

Standard Chartered Night

21

 

22

 

23

 

24

Corrine & Andy's Leaving Party

 

25

 

26

 

27

Standard Chartered Night

28

 

29

Quiz Night @ Island Bar

30

 

31

NUDE @ Rugby 7's Bollinger Champagne Tent

Apr

1

NUDE @ Rugby 7's Bollinger Champagne Tent

2

 

3

Standard Chartered Night

4

 

5 - Ching Ming Festival

6- Good Friday

Build a Drum WS - Families

7

Red Star Rising @ The Wanch

 

8 - Easter Sunday

 

9 - Easter Monday

 

10

Standard Chartered Night

11

 

12

Wedding reception @ Deli Lamma

13

 

14

 

 

15

Portrait Day on Tannery Beach

16

 

17

Standard Chartered Night

18

 

19

20

 

21

 

 

22

Dragon Boat race of Lamma Ladies

23

 

24

Standard Chartered Night

25

 

26

Quiz Night @ The Island Bar

27

Crepe Night @ Banyan Bay Cafe,

Trans-noodle @ The Fringe Club

28

 

May

29

Kinesiology demo,

Dragon Boat race of Lamma Ladies

30

 

1 - Labour Day

Standard Chartered Night

2

 

3

4

Funkraiser

5

Seven Deadly Sins Party

 

6

7

 

8

-12: Cantonese Opera;

Standard Chartered Night

9

LAMMA DAY/Tin Hau Festival/ Dragon

boating

10

11

 

12

Art Jam

 

13

Dragon Boat race of Lamma Ladies,

Art Jam

14

 

15

Standard Chartered Night

16

 

17

Sinister Left @ The Wanch

18

 

19

 

 

20

Memorial Poker Run of Mad Dogs,

Dragon Boat race of Lamma Ladies

21

 

22

Standard Chartered Night

23

Hongkong-itis

24 - Buddha's Birthday

25

 

26

ALL OF ME,

Crepe Night @ Banyan Bay Café

Jun

27

Tree Planting Day

28

 

29

Standard Chartered Night

30

The Inconceiv-ables @ The Wanch

31

Quiz Night

1

 

2

 

 

3

4

 

5

Standard Chartered Night

6

 

7

 

8

 

9

 

 

10

HeliAds Lamma Int'l Dragon Boat Festival

11

 

12

Standard Chartered Night

13

-16: Friar John's Failure

14

The Sinister Left @ The Wanch

15

 

16

Spicy Boys @ The Wanch

 

17

Lamma Ladies in Cheung Chau

18

 

19 - Dragon Boat Festival

Lamma Ladies in Stanley,

Standard Chartered Night

20

 

21

 

22

 

23

Donkeys, Inconceiv-ables @ The Wanch,

Ladies Nite @ Deli Lamma LKF,

Lamma Ladies @ HK Int'l Races

 

24

Lamma Ladies @ HK Int'l Races

25

 

26

Standard Chartered Night

27

 

28

Quiz Night @ Island Bar

29

Daniel Clarke @ TakeOut comedy club

30

HK Re-Unity Party by ex-Lammaites in London,

Daniel Clarke @ TakeOut comedy club,

Lamma Ladies @ Singapore Int'l Races

Jul

1 - HK SAR Establishment Day, 10th anniversary

Lamma Ladies @ Singapore Int'l Races

2 - Day following HK SAR Establish-ment Day

3

Standard Chartered Night

4

 

5

 

6

YSWankers @ Island Bar

7

 

 

8

Sara Sene exhibition opening @ The Cyan Studio

9

10

Standard Chartered Night

11

 

12

 

13

Wake for David Kerr,

Spicy Boys @ The Wanch

14

 

 

15

Portrait Party

16

17

Standard Chartered Night

18

 

19

 

20

 

21

Red Star Rising @ The Wanch

 

22

 

23

24

Standard Chartered Night

25

26

Quiz Night

27

 

28

 

Aug

29

Tony Marsh Funeral,

Wild Animal Present-ation,

Lamma-zine summer break

30

31

Standard Chartered Night

1

2

 

3

Daniel Clarke @ TakeOut comedy Club

4

Daniel Clarke @ TakeOut comedy Club

 

5

Wake for Tony Marsh

6

 

7

Standard Chartered Night

8

 

9

Lamma-zine resumes

10

 

11

 

 

12

 

13

 

14

Standard Chartered Night

15

 

16

 

17

 

18

 

 

19

 

20

 

21

Standard Chartered Night

22

 

23

 

24

 

25

 

Sep

26

Six-a-side Football Tourney

27

 

28

Standard Chartered Night

29

 

30

Quiz Night

31

High&Dry Exhibition Launch

1

 

 

2

 

3

 

4

Standard Chartered Night

5

 

6

 

7

 

8

 

 

9

Marilena's exhibition @ The Cyan Studio,

Poker Run of Mad Dogs MC Club

10

 

11

Standard Chartered Night

12

 

13

 

14

The Spicy Boys @ The Wanch,

HK On Air book launch

15

 

 

16

LAP: Meet Our Cats, Dogs, Puppies and Kittens

17

 

18

Standard Chartered Night

19

 

20

 

21

 

22

Mid-Autumn Festival @ Football Pitch

 

23

 

24

 

25
Standard Chartered Night

26 - Mid-Autumn Festival Holiday

27

Quiz Night @ Island Bar

28

 

29

 

Oct

30

 

1 - National Day

 

2

Standard Chartered Night

3

 

4

 

5

 

6

The Sinister Left @ The Cavern,

Red Star Rising @ The Wanch

 

7

 

8

 

9

Standard Chartered Night

10

 

11

 

12

 

13

 

 

14

 

15

 

16

Standard Chartered Night

17

 

18

 

19 - Chung Yeung Festival

 

20

 

 

21

 

22

 

23

Standard Chartered Night

24

 

25

Red Star Rising @ The Wanch,

Quiz Night @ Island Bar

26

 

27

Poker Challenge

Nov

28

 

29

 

30

Standard Chartered Night

31 - Halloween

 

1

 

2

 

3

Poker Challenge

 

4

Lamma Fun Day

5

 

6

Standard Chartered Night

7

 

8

 

9

 

10

Hawaii-Five-0 Party

 

11

 

12

 

13

Standard Chartered Night

14

 

15

 

16

Red Star Rising & Sinister Left @ Fringe Club

17

Sara Sene Art Gallery Opening

 

18

 

19

 

20

Standard Chartered Night

21

 

22

 

23

Red Star Rising @ The Wanch

24

 

Dec

25

 

26

 

27

Standard Chartered Night

28

 

29

Red Star Rising @ The Cavern

30

The Spicy Boys @ The Wanch;

Ichor Inter-national HK Cricket Festival 2007

1

Wonderful Journey around Lamma;

Petanque training session

 

2

 

3

 

4

Standard Chartered Night

5

 

6

 

7

 

8

Wonderful Journey around Lamma;

Transnoodle @ Island Bar

 

9

Affordable Art @ The Cyan Studio,

Mad Dog MC Annual Toy Run

10

 

11

15. Anniversary of Deli Lamma;

Standard Chartered Night

12

 

13

 

14

 

15

Wonderful Journey around Lamma;

Petanque tournament,

Leela's Book-signing,

Dan & Dave Duo

 

16

8th Annual Treasure Hunt,

Leela's Book-signing

17

 

18

Standard Chartered Night

19

 

20

 

21

 

22

Wonderful Journey around Lamma;

Classical Christmas Concert

 

23

 

24

Christmas Carols for adults

25 - Christmas Day

26 - The first weekday after Christmas Day

27

 

28

Transnoodle @ The Fringe Club

29

Jan 2008

30

 

31

Bollywood Party @ Island Bar

1 - New Year's Day

2

3

 

4

 

5

 

 

Matt Steele and the Voigtians: Sat, Jan 20, 2007, 9pm-midnight, The Island Bar: Brand-new Lamma band - sons of nude - performing "Sci-Fi Latin Mutant Disco Mashup". Click for poster.

 

Lamma Ladies Recruitment Day: Sun, Jan 21, 3pm, The Island Bar: "Join the Lamma Ladies for the 2007 Season and get Powerful, Passionate and - oh so very Pretty.

The girliest-looking, toughest talking, meanest paddling crew of Ladies will hit the water on January 26-27 for introductory sessions for the new season. Join us on January 21 - Sunday - at 3pm in the Island Bar to learn more and sign up for a season of tough training and brilliant fun. "

Click for email, poster and website. Gina at 9121 3648.

 

Vagina Worship Art Jam: Sun, Jan 28, noon-5pm, Yung Shue Wan, Lamma Island: $400. Contact Tamara Norris for details.

Click for poster. Related off-Lamma VDay events (campaign against violence against women and girls): The Vagina Monologues, another Art Jam in Central and even an art exhibition where artists are invited to submit their own pieces... paintings, graphic art, photographs etc.

 

Quiz Night: Thu, Jan 25, 8:30pm, Island Bar.

 

Silent Heroines exhibition: Fri, Jan 26, 7pm, Fine Line Art Studio and Gallery, 21 Peel Street, Soho, Central (above Wildfire): Exhibition opening by Freya Baska and Lachlan Boyd. Exhibition open for 2 days only, Sat, Jan 27, noon-4pm.  Click for poster.

 

Lamma Dragons (men' team) recruitment drive: Sat, Feb 3, 3pm, Island Bar: "Be Part of a Great team! Compete Locally and Internationally! Training Starts Mid-February. Experienced Paddlers and Beginners Welcome."

Click for poster and website.

 

Lizzy Nolan's Designer Debut: Thu, Feb 8, 6pm start, Diesel's: Funky Frocks Classy Coats. For details call 6491 2325.

 

Underground HK: Fri, Feb 9, 8:30pm-midnight, EDGE, Central: See website for details. Featuring Lamma band Transnoodle, plus Joves, AMS, Airtub, GriN. Click for poster and website.

YSW Curs and Hot Ginger & Dynamite: Sat, Feb 10, 8:30pm start, The Island Bar. "The Yung Shue Wan Curs are the YSWankers, featuring the usual suspects, including Frazer who's back in town for a few days. Hot Ginger and Dynamite are Dave, John and Ollie who have a nice twenties swing set that they do."

Click for poster.

 

CNY Flower Market: Tue, Feb 13, 10am, new boat pier (opposite Football Pitch), Yung Shue Wan: Get your Chin. New Year flowers and plants!

 

Petanque Tournament: Sat, Feb 17, Tai Peng

 

Moon Bear Rock: Sun, Feb 18, 4pm-midnight, Delaney's Pub, 1/F, 18 Luard Rd, Wanchai: Red Star Rising will be on at 9pm. $200, incl. veggie supper. Click for poster.

 

Chinese New Year mini-carnival: Mon, Feb 19-25 2007, 11am-6pm, Lamma Fisherfolk's Village, Sok Kwu Wan: On 2nd - 8th day of CNY of the Boar, there'll be mini-carnival at the Lamma Fisherfolk's Village, a 2-minute shuttle boat from Sok Kwu Wan.

They'll display and promote the unique cultural heritage of the biggest festival in the Chinese calendar. Looking for stall holders, click to download the application form (Chinese-only). For more info, call 9603 7776, click for email and website.

 

The Sinister Left: Fri, Feb 23, The Fringe, Central.

 

Crepe Night: Fri, Mar 2, Banyan Bay Café:

"French cuisine" in "Cath's Bar". Click for poster.

 

Transnoodle: Sat, Mar 3, 8pm, V13 Vodka Bar, 13 Old Bailey St, Soho. Jam-Boree in support of Hope For Kids. Click for poster.

 

Red Star Rising: Thu, Mar 8. 9pm, The Wanch, Wanchai, HK Island

 

Lamma Enduro: Sun, Mar 11, 11:30am, Pak Kok Shan (see map). Mountain Bike Races: Solo/Mixed Teams/Women. Click for poster and email.

 

Shep Woolley: Wed, Mar 14, 8:30-11pm, The Island Bar: "We're pleased to have secured Shep Woolley for an evening of fun, good humour and frivolity. Folk Songs, Lively Music, Humour and a Sing-along." Click for poster and website.

 

Transnoodle: Fri, Mar 16, 10:30pm, Fringe Club: plus GriN and Dreamlike. Click for poster.

 

Another Looney Lamma Party: Sat, Mar 17, 11pm onwards, Kam Yuen, Golden Garden, Tai Peng to Pak Kok Footpath: DJ Action by Jilted John, Pat, Ricky, Noy, Ze1 + Special Guests.

Click for poster (showing The Who backstage).

 

Corrine & Andy's Leaving Party: Sat, Mar 24, late, Deli Lamma: Everybody welcome!

 

Build a Drum Easter Workshop - Families: Fri, Apr 6, 11am-6pm. Organised by Tamara's VividVibrations.com and Maggie's Music Fun House, in English and Chin., $680/family. Click for poster.

 

Tamara Norris: "Vivid Vibrations together with Music Fun House will run two Build a Drum Workshops on a private beach on Lamma Island during the Easter Public Holidays on 6 and 7 April 2007.

For 6 April 2007, it's a workshop for adults and families with kid(s). We will do drumming, drum-making, Arts and crafts, camp fire and dance on a private beach.

Come join us and have fun during Easter Holiday! Please see the poster above for details. Please feel free to contact me at 6423 1952 or e-mail me.

For more info and booking, please go to www.vividvibrations.com.

 

Red Star Rising: Sat, Apr 7, 9pm, The Wanch, 54 Jaffe Rd, Wanchai. It'll finish in time for the last ferry. Click for poster and website.

 

Wedding reception for Canadian Jim & Nepali Tania: Thu, April 12, 8pm, Deli Lamma.

 

Portrait Day w/Stine Baska: Sun, Apr 15, Tannery Beach (below the DickStock Residence):

Portrait session. You can come down to Tannery Beach to have a family portrait done. Stine will not charge her normal minimum fee and you can buy just what you want! Please email her on stine@baska.com.au to arrange a time. The first 5 people who book in will receive a free slide show of their pictures.

 

Funkraiser feat. nude: Fri, May 4, 8pm till late, The Cavern, L/GF Lan Kwai Fong Tower, 55 D'Aguilar Street, Central:

Tickets: $180, includes 1 free standard drink. Happy Hour: from 8 - 11.30pm. Tel: 2121 8969. Ticket proceeds going towards Child Welfare Scheme Nepal. Click for poster.

 

Seven Deadly Sins Party - Lamma Dragons Fundraiser: Sat, May 5, 8pm, The Island Bar, Yung Shue Wan: 7 Deadly Cocktails, 7 Sinful Games, Wicked Prizes, Gnarly DJs & Food.

 

Cantonese Opera troupe Hing Fung Ming: May 8-12, Yung Shue Wan Football Pitch: Links:

Click here for more bilingual info!

Photo Gallery of last year's performance.

2004 performance, incl. Behind the Scenes.

 

 

LAMMA DAY: Wed, May 9, 10am (first round), 1pm (final round), Reclamation Area in front of Yung Shue Wan Football Pitch: Tin Hau Festival, Dragon Boat & Sampan Competitions. Call Ms. Lam 2982 0350.

 

 

Art Jam: Sat, May 12, 1-6pm and Sun, May 13, 10am-3pm, outdoor studio on Lamma. $300/person: all materials, 60cm*80cm canvas and meal included.

RSVP by email or phone 6423 1952.

 

Lamma Ladies Dragonboating Races:

·  Sunday - April 22 – Shatin Festival of Sport (200m)

·  Sunday - April 29 – Traditional Color Boat race: Cheung Chau

·  Wednesday - May 9 – Tin Hau Festival: Lamma Island

·  Sunday - May 13 – Deep Water Bay (500m)

·  Sunday - May 20 – Shatin Championships (500m)

·  June 23-24 – HK International Races

Sinister Left @ PLUG & PLAY indie-rock night: Thu, May 17, 9:30pm-late, The Wanch, 54 Jaffe Rd, Wanchai: The Sinister Left, Lovesong, Elf Fatima.

 

Memorial Poker Run by Mad Dogs Motorcycle Club HK: Sun, May 20, 11am, Granville Square, TST.
Click for poster.

 

Hongkongitis - Larry Feign book signing: Wed, May 23, 6:30-8pm, Bookazine, Prince's Bldg., Central, HK: RSVP: info@feml.com.hk, Tel: 2522 1785.

 

ALL OF ME: Sat, May 26, 7pm, Grappa’s Cellar, Basement, Jardine House, 1 Connaught Place, Central:

A night of comedy and music with impressionist and satirist Willie Nepomuceno. HK$250 at the door. Inquiries: upaahk@yahoo.com.ph or 6712-7319 (SMS).

Presented by The University of the Philippines Alumni Association-Hong Kong. Click for poster.

 

Tree Planting Day: Sunday, May 27, 9am onwards, "Lamma Forest", halfway on the coastal road between Yung Shue Wan and Pak Kok Village, up on the tallest hill. Follow the red ribbons from the YSW ferry pier: Organised by the ABLE charity, 500 trees of local species will be planed. Fun for all the family, no digging holes required, just planting.

Bobsy: "please come prepared by wearing long trousers, some sturdy footwear, your supply of water, sun cream and a hat if you need one. we will provide gloves and all the necessary tools for planting the trees."

 

 

The Inconceivables: Wed, May 30, 9pm, The Wanch, Wanchai: New Lamma Band: lead singer Ivy, Wig on guitar, Stuart on bass, Matt on drums.

 

 

 

Lamma Dragon Boat Festival logoLamma International Dragon Boat Festival 2007:  Sun, Jun 10, 8:30am-10pm, Power Station Beach. 8.30am–5.30pm Racing. 6.00–6.30pm Trophy presentations.

7.00–10.00pm Post-event 'Beach Party'

Up to 60 local & international teams. Spectators: Free entry.

Divisions: Open Men's, Open Women's, Open Mixed Teams. Hosted by Lamma Dragons Dragon Boat Club. Event website.

 

Lamma Ladies Dragonboating Races:

·  Sunday - June 10 – LAMMA ISLAND:
   INT'L DRAGON BOAT FESTIVAL

·  Sunday - June 17 – Cheung Chau

·  Tuesday - June 19 – Stanley

 

Friar John's Failure: Jun 13-16, 7:45pm, Fringe Theatre, Central: $150/12, benefit for the Kely Support Group, featuring Lammaites Emily Woo-Zeller and Sam Haley-Hill.

 

The Sinister Left: Thu, Jun 14, 9:30pm tilll late, The Wanch, 43 Jaffe Rd, Wanchai.

 

The Spicy Boys - The Tour Resumes: Sat, Jun 16, 8pm, The Wanch, Wanchai.

 

Ladies Nite: Sat, Jun 23, 8-11pm, Deli Lamma, Lan Kwai Fong. Ladies Only, 8-11pm: $500/person, all you can drink (standard drinks), munchies and male strippers (10-11pm)! Men: join us after 11. Come early as the first 100 lucky ladies is our limit! Check out details and directions at their website.

 

Donkeys, The Inconceivables, Black Seraphine: Sat, Jun 23, 8pm till late, The Wanch, Wanchai:
"Featuring 5 bands with line-ups past and present for musical mish-mash and all round merriment celebrating the (long-overdue) forthcoming departure of guitarist, bassist, drummer and occasional vocalist, Mr Wig Hawley."

 

Lamma Ladies Dragonboating Races:

·  June 30-July 1 – Singapore International Races

 

Daniel Clarke Live:  Fri/Sat, June 29/39, from 9:30pm, TakeOut comedy club, 34 Elgin St. Basement, Central: $100, 6-8 performers. The creator and presenter of HK Copy News goes on stage live! Call 9122 2849 or website.

 

HK Re-Unity Party: Sat, Jun 30, 2pm-2am, 93 Feet East, 150 Brick Lane, London, E1: Doggy and Paul Honey DJing and various others to be confirmed.

2pm until 6pm (7 latest) children welcome - outside terrace area, BBQ and bar. From 8pm onwards: true Hong-Kong-style party.
There's a Paypal service to pay the 5-pound cover charge, however it is possible to pay at the door. More info and website.

 

 

Yung Shue Wankers Live: Fri, July 6, The Island Bar: Frazer's back for a visit.

 

Sara Sene exhibition - opening reception: Sun, July 8, 2-6pm, The Cyan Studio, 2/F, above Dollarful estate agency, opposite Best Kebab on Back Street.

 

The Spicy Boys - The Tour Loves John: Fri, July 13, 8pm, The Wanch, Wanchai.

 

Portrait Party: Sun, Jul 15, 4-6pm, The Cyan Studio, 2/F, 21C Back Street (opposite Best Kebab), YSW:

"For just HK$250 you can relax with a glass of wine (or tea) and learn the basics for expressive portraits of yourself and others. All levels of artists welcome, from beginners and beyond."

 

Wake for David Kerr: Fri, Jul 13, 7pm onwards, Spicy Island.

 

Red Star Rising: Sat, July 21, 9-11pm, The Wanch, 54 Jaffe Road, Wanchai: Steve Cray:

"A rebuilt high-octane black Strat with Rio Grande Vintage Tallboy pick-ups, menacing new tunes, including Red Claw and Megaphone Man, and a full set of original old favourites - Last Ferry to Lamma, Shopping Malls, Dollar Arcade, Escalator Girls etc -
Red Star Rising is set to Rock the Wanchbah on Saturday, July 21, 9pm-11pm."

 

Tony Marsh Funeral: Sun, July 29, 4:30pm, Room 402, Universal Funeral Parlour, 10 Cheong Hang Rd, Hung Hom, Kowloon, Tel. 23624331. www.universalfuneral.com.hk. More details...

 

Wild Animal Presentation: Sun, Jul 29, 5:30pm, Genuine Lamma Hilton Fishing Village Restaurant, Lot 584,  Sok Kwu Wan:
$200/adult, $150/child (below 16 years) - dinner incl.

Goatee Toni will be a guest presenter introducing you a group of little-known, wild animals of different sizes and kinds originally from Africa, South America and all over the world.

The talk covers bio facts, classification, conservation status, and fun facts of the world's reptiles and other animals.

Everyone will be able to encounter the animals up close and even have a chance to touch some rare, safe animals with guidance.

After the animal part you will enjoy a dinner beside sea.
Not only great for kids but also adults!
For booking or queries please email to info@goateetoni.com or call 9743 2011.

Daniel Carke - Standup Comedian: Fri/Sat, Aug 3/4, 9:30pm, TakeOut Comedy club, 34 Elgin Street, Basement: $100. Daniel says:
"Thanks to everyone who came last time.
It seemed to go pretty well so I have changed it completely.
That's right, it's a whole new set.
And if that's not enough there'll be at least 4 other comedians performing."

Wake for Toni Marsh: Sun, Aug 5: Details tba, check here.

Six-a-side Football Tournament: Sun, Aug 26, Yung Shue Wan Football Pitch.

High & Dry exhibition launch party: Fri, Aug 31, 7pm-midnight, The Conservancy Association Centre For Heritage, Annex Block, 36A Western Street, Western District, Sai Ying Pun, HK:

"High&Dry is the title of a multi-media, multi-vegetable(and fruit) exhibition, celebrating Hong Kong street markets that will showcase the work of local artists, designers, photographers, filmmakers and musicians. The exhibition will launch on August 31 and will be open to the public, free of charge, from September 1 to September 30, 2007. Already 50 artists have established their involvement with more being confirmed every day?"  Click for website. 

6th Annual Poker Run of Mad Dogs Motorcycle Club: Sun, Sep 9, 11am, Granville Square, Tsi Sha Tsui: $100 entry fee, cash prizes, party afterwards at HandleBar, Wanchai. Call Rob at 9236 4309 or click for poster and website.

Marilena's paintings exhibition:  Sun, Sep 9, 2-6pm, The Cyan Studio, 2/F, 21C Back Street, Details and map at website. Click for Lamma-zine story.

The Spicy Boys - The Tour Rumbles on: Fri, Sep 14, 9:30pm, The Wanch, Wanchai:
"We're back and we haven't been anywhere...see you there."

LAP: Meet Our Cats, Dogs, Puppies and Kittens: Sun, Sep 16, from 2pm, Cosmo Clinic.

HK On Air book launch: Fri, Sep 14, 6:30-8pm, Bookazine, 3/F, Prince's Bldg, Central:

"Lammaite Harry Harrison has illustrated the covers of Hong Kong On Air, a novel which is to be launched this coming Friday 14th September, 6:30pm, at Bookazine, 3/F, Prince's Building. All welcome! Hope to see you there." Click for poster & website.

Local Mid-Autumn Festival: Sat, Sep 22, 7pm, Football Pitch, Yung Shue Wan: The local community gets involved in competitions, singing, martia larts demo, lantern displays, etc. Bring your camera!

The Sinister Left: Sat, Oct 6, 8-11pm, The Cavern, Shop 1, LG/F, Lan Kwai Fong Tower, 33 Wyndham St, Central: Underground 48, $80, together with 3 other bands (Urban Butterfly, Born to Hula, Killersoap).
Click for more info on the bands and the poster.

Red Star Rising: Sat, Oct 6, 9-11:30pm, The Wanch, Wanchai: Prof Red Star: "Hiy'all, 100% ORIGINAL full-on, high-octane rock blues. COME ON DOWN . . . IT'LL BE GREAT TO SEE YOU THERE!".
Click for poster and website.

Red Star Rising: Thu, Oct 25, 11:45pm-1:30am, The Wanch, Wanchai: HK blues legend Tommy Cheung is playing 9pm-11.30pm. Click for RSR website.

Poker Challenge, 1st round: Sat, Oct 27, noon, Deli Lamma: $250 entry fee, all proceeds for Lamma Fun Day.

Poker Challenge, finals: Sat, Nov 3, noon, Deli Lamma: $250 entry fee, all proceeds to Lamma Fun Day.

Lamma Fun Day: Sunday, Nov 4, 10am-late, Power Station Beach:
"We are still looking for cash sponsors, sponsors to donate goods (for auction or sale) and volunteers to help make the day a success!".
Detailed info.
Contact Zein, website.

Bands: Joves, Transnoodle, Sue, Red Star Rising, HK Electric Band, DJs Sam Bruce and Mic. Yung Shu Wankers and Inca Voodoo are tentative.

Hawaii-Five-O party: Sat, Nov 10, 8pm, The Island Bar: Lamma Outrigger Canoe Club fundraiser, Tung O Beach Cleanup Raffle, prizes, girls in bikinis!

Red Star Rising & Sinister Left: Fri, Nov 16, 10:30pm, The Fringe Club, 2 Lower Albert Rd, Central: Part of Listen Up! series of concerts. Plus Sea Monster. $90 with 1 drink. Click for RSR website, Listen Up! website or call 9356-9481.

Sara Sene's Art Gallery Opening: Sat, Nov 17, 3pm, 5/F, 27-37 D'Aguilar St, Winner Bldg (above Deli Lamma Lan Kwai Fong), Central, Hong Kong. Click for more details.

Red Star Rising: Fri, Nov 23, 11:30pm, The Wanch, 54 Jaffe Rd, Wanchai: Click for RSR website.

"The band will be ripping it up from 11.30pm on, playing all the favourites, including Shopping Malls, Escalator Girls, Worlds Collide and Walking With The Devil."

Red Star Rising: Thu, Nov 29, 9:30-11pm, The Cavern, above Lan Kwai Fong, Central: Click for RSR website.

Prof Red Star: "This is Red Star's last gig with drummer HUGH, who is upping sticks and going home to Britland next week. We're all sad to see Hugh go, but it has been wonderful to play with him, a founding member of the band. So come and give Hugh a rowdy send-off.

"Red Star will be rehearsing with a new drummer in December but will be back on the circuit as soon as possible, and definitely by January."

The Spicy Boys: Fri, Nov 30, 9:30pm, The Wanch, Wanchai.

Ichor International Hong Kong Cricket Festival 2007: Fri, Nov 30 - Sun, Dec 2, 9am-5pm, Po Kong Village Road Cricket Grounds, Diamond Hill, Kowloon: Cricket teams from HK and around the world compete in Cup, Plate, Bowl, Spoon and Women's Divisions; www.hkcricketfestival.com, directions to the PKVR Ground.

Petanque training session: Sat, Dec 1, noon, 71 Tai Peng Old Village (near shop). See website for details or contact Eric at 2982 0185 / 6104 5977, or e-mail.

Transnoodle: Sat, Dec 8, 8pm, The Island Bar.

Affordable Art exhibition: Sun, Dec 9, 2-6pm, The Cyan Studio, 2/F Back Street (opposite Best Kebab Turkish Rest.)

Mad Dog Motorcyle Club Annual Toy Run 2007: Sun, Dec 9, 11am, Granville Square, Tsim Sha Tsui: Leaving Granville Square approx. 11:30am for HK Island Ride with lunch break at Shek O. Ride ending at Bull and Bear Bar and Rest., 52 - 58 Jaffe Road (approx. 3:00 - 3:30pm). Mini ~ Moto Motorcycle Auction at 4pm at Bull and Bear Bar and Rest. 100% of All Donations and Proceeds will be donated to SCMP's "Operation Santa Claus".

15th Anniversary of Deli Lamma: Tue, Dec 11, Deli Lamma: all-day Happy Hour and free snacks!

Wonderful Journey around Lamma: Sat, Dec 1/8/15, 2-5pm, Yung Shue Wan ferry pier: Cruise circling Lamma with stop in Sok Kwu Wan, English- and Cantonese-speaking tour guide, free tickets from YSW City Hall. Click for details.

Petanque tournament: Sat, Dec 15, 11am, 71 Tai Peng Old Village (near shop). Boules, Ricard, sausages, red wine, musette, etc. See website for details or contact Eric at 2982 0185 / 6104 5977, or e-mail.

Dan & Dave Duo: Sat, Dec 15, The Island Bar: "Live music by two of Lamma's well-known, well-liked and very accomplished musicians and vocalists, Dan James and Dave Green, performing as the Dan & Dave Duo, or Da-Da for short."

Leela's Book-signing: Sat/Sun, Dec 15/16, noon-9pm, The Island Bar: Floating Petals by Leela Devi Panikar, a collection of 14 short stories, plus her prize-winning entry in the BBC World competition. HK$80 at the event ($10 less than online ordering), with 25% going to Operation Santa Claus. Check out her website with reviews.

8th Annual Treasure Hunt: Sun, Dec 16, noon, The Island Bar: "Depart from The Island Bar, it'll take its unwitting participants on a series of family adventures over hill and dale on Lamma Island. On the same day, Santa's Parade through Yung Shue Wan village will feature Santa in a sedan chair (on loan courtesy of Matilda Hospital) accompanied by his elves and loads of children."

Classical Christmas Concert: Sat, Dec 22, 7pm, The Island Bar: "Concert by classical musicians organised by Lamma's Rie Wada and her daughter Louie, followed by children's caroling with strolling musicians in the streets, shops and restaurants of Yung Shue Wan village, and a Christmas jazz finale."
Click for details.

Christmas Carols for adults: Tue, Dec 24, evening, The Island Bar.

Transnoodle: Fri, Dec 28 '07, 10:30pm, The Fringe Club, Central: $100, together with Beebop and Wu Liao Qi. Click for website and poster.

Bollywood Party: Mon, Dec 31, 8:30pm-2008, The Island Bar: "Lots of funky Indian music, maybe a prize for the best costume (in case anyone bothers). Usual NY party, lots of dancing on tables. Goodbye 2007, HELLO 2008! Click for poster.


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