ICH @ New Year

To tie in with the public consultation on the recommended items to be inscribed on the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Hong Kong, the Intangible Cultural Heritage Office invites you to the educational fun fair, ICH @ New Year. The diverse programme includes performances, live demonstrations, a workshop, a guided tour and a video-screening. Why not start the Year of the Rooster by getting to know more about the ten recommended local ICH items, and glean more insights into our heritage?



  • Nanyin Singing
  • Children Cheongsam and Chinese Costumes Fashion Show


Demonstration/ Workshop

  • Bamboo Theatre Building Demonstration
  • Hong Kong-style Milk Tea Making and Tasting Sessions, Hands-on Session: Force-pouring    
  • Display and Demonstration: The Sewing Techniques of Kwan Kwa Wedding Costume and Hong Kong-style Cheongsam
  • Paper Crafting Workshop


Booth Game

  • Sek Pun (Basin Feast)


Video Screening

  • Spring and Autumn Ancestral Worship of Clans, Tin Hau Festival in Hong Kong, Mid-Autumn Festival - The Pok Fu Lam Fire Dragon Dance, The Taoist Tradition of the Zhengyi (Orthodox Unity) School
Guided Tour
  • Stories from the Village Head - Oral History of Spring and Autumn Ancestral Worship of Clans, Guided Tour on Sam Tung Uk
Date 12 February 2017 (Sunday)
Time 3:00-5:30 pm
Venue Hong Kong Intangible Cultural Heritage Centre (Sam Tung Uk Museum, 2 Kwu Uk Lane, Tsuen Wan, N.T.)