Chocolate. Who doesn’t enjoy a piece? This year, you can enjoy internationally-renowned chocolate brands all in one place. Harbour City has once again raised the bar, hosting its mega event, “Chocolate Trail”, including a series of events and exhibition.
Meshing art with chocolate, Harbour City collaborates with famous Japanese Miniature Artist Tatsuya Tanaka, taking “mini CHOCOllection” as a theme to transform Atrium II, Gateway Arcade into a “Chocolate MINI Hong Kong”. Tatsuya Tanaka will display 32 miniature art pieces including 10 brand-new art pieces for the 32-day event. Art pieces include the theme of Valentine’s Day, Chinese New Year’s Eve, Chinese New Year’s Day, 7th Day of Chinese New Year to match with the coming Valentine’s Day and Chinese New Year. By donating HK$40, you can be a part of the exhibition by taking a photo in the chocolate scene prepared by Tatsuya Tanaka in “CHOCOllection Studio”. Photos will be printed on CHOCOllection Stickers instantly and will be shown in the exhibition. All donations will benefit Hong Kong Blood Cancer Foundation.
For the first time, Harbour City will be launching the “Chocolate Tasting Bar”, introducing 9 all-new chocolate brands to this event, 4 of which have received International Chocolate Awards. You can purchase a Chocolate trail pass for HKD240 or even redeem a free Chocolate trail pass with same-day purchase of HK$5,000 or above in Harbour City retail by electronic payment. With the Tasting Tokens, you can redeem at “Chocolate Tasting Bar” or taste chocolate and desserts from the other 16 participating brands including Häagen-Dazs, GODIVA.
If you are struggling coming up with the perfect Valentine’s Day gift to melt your beloved ones’ heart, no worries, Harbour city got you covered, launching the DIY Valentine’s Day gifts during Valentine’s Day from 2nd Feb – 25th Feb. For just HKD180, it including a bunch of mini baby’s-breath, miniature character x 2, miniature dessert x 2, Memo Clip x 1.
Have you ever thought chocolate, apart from being a desert, can also be music to our ears? French Australian artist and curator, Dr. Julia Drouhin, replaced vinyl with chocolate to create a playable chocolate record. Every record has a love track, combining sweet chocolate and music into one, delivering double sweetness.《The Sound of Chocolate》Art Exhibition, hosted by Julia Drouhin, will be presenting the playable chocolate records at the “Gallery by the Harbour”from 26th Jan to 25th Feb 2018.
A number of internationally renowned chocolate brands will also be available at Harbour City including The BonBonist, Gavottes, Hotel Chocolat, and Blooms Roastery & Craft Tea. So take some time off and welcome yourself into chocolate paradise!
Date: 25th Jan – 25th Feb, 2018
For more information, please visit www.harbourcity.com.hk