Entertainment

Top Choice Jazz in Central District

Peel Fresco

Charming Peel Fresco has live jazz six nights a week, with local and overseas acts on an intimate stage close enough for listeners to chink glasses with musicians. It's small, relaxed and friendly, and there's no be…
Live Music in Central District

Fringe Club

The Fringe offers original music most Friday and Saturday nights, with jazz, rock and world music getting the most airplay. The intimate theatre hosts eclectic local and international performances other nights. It's…
Comedy in Central District

TakeOut Comedy Club

In need of some LOL? Hong Kong's first full-time comedy club, founded by Chinese-American Jameson Gong, has stand-up and improv acts in English, Cantonese and Mandarin. It also hosts visiting comedians from overseas…
Live Music in Central District

Grappa's Cellar

For at least two weekends a month, this subterranean Italian restaurant morphs into an entertainment venue hosting jazz and other live music – chequered tablecloths and all. Call or visit the website for event and t…
Performing Arts in Central District

Hong Kong City Hall

Built in 1962, Hong Kong City Hall is still a major cultural venue, with concert and recital halls and a theatre. It also hosts Hong Kong Island's main Urbtix counter (10am to 9.30pm daily), which is a convenient po…
Live Music in Central District

Culture Club

Besides the tango milongas that take place here Monday to Thursday, this petite multipurpose venue is where amateur musicians hold their debut performances. It's usually dead as a doornail until late.
Cinema in Central District

Palace IFC

This eight-screen cinema complex in the IFC Mall is arguably the most advanced and comfortable in the territory.