This summer, One Piece and Hello Kitty will be arriving to join Art Macao- the biggest art and cultural celebration of the year in Macao to celebrate a great summer!
International Youth Music Festival 2019
From July 17-21, the International Youth Music Festival 2019 will be held at the Macao Cultural Centre - Grand Auditorium, Square of the Macao Museum, Anim'Arte Nam Van, and Lou Lim Ieoc Garden. To celebrate the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People’s Republic of China and the 40th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic ties between China and Portugal, the festival will take the theme of ‘One Belt, One Road – Music throughout Macao’.
Youth orchestras from Portugal and regions along the Belt and Road will be invited to collaborate with local youth orchestras to present dazzling performances which uses music to communicate with the audience. Through these riveting performances, different groups of youths will be able to gain valuable opportunities to exchange and learn and show their artistic abilities, establishing a platform that will cultivate lasting friendship and cultural integration.
International Youth Dance Festival 2019
To celebrate the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People’s Republic of China and the 20th anniversary of Macao’s handover to China, the International Youth Dance Festival 2019 will be held closely following the International Youth Music Festival 2019 from July 20-25 at various locations including Ruins of St. Paul’s, St. Dominic’s Square, Senado Square, Macau Forum I, Anim'Arte Nam Van, and Zheng Guanying Public School. Taking the theme of ‘Marvellous Dance for the 20th Anniversary of Macao's Handover to China’, young people from regions and countries along the Belt and Road are invited to gather and perform in Macao. The festival allows the Macao youth to not only learn and get to know the different cultural characteristics of each region and country, but also to promote exchange among the different groups of youths, giving them a chance to let their artistic flair shine, and to expand their bond of friendship with different cultures and people beyond Macao.
One Piece Animation 20th Anniversary Exhibition (Macau)
Attention anime fans! In celebration of the 20th anniversary of the popular anime series ‘One Piece’, the One Piece Animation 20th Anniversary Exhibition (Macau) will be held from now until September 1 at the Macao Convention Center.
There will be 10 check points which true fans cannot miss out. At point one, Monkey·D·Luffy will be greeting fans along with his pirate army; point two will showcase 1:1 scale characters in the anime; point three will feature a 5m tall Thousand Sunny ship; point four will show popular clips of the anime; at point five, fans will be dazzled by the recreation of Luffy fighting in arms with his comrades through special effects; point six will be the massive Round Cake Island where fans can immerse themselves in the world of One Piece; point seven will feature fun interactive games where fans can choose to side for ‘Justice’ or ‘Freedom’.
Finally, point eight will be a limited edition Stamp Book where fans can mark their very own sea adventure; at point nine, fans will find many fantastic selfie spots incorporated with scenes in the anime series; and last but not least, point ten will be a souvenir zone where fans can grasp their chance to get their hands on limited edition gifts!
Hello Kitty Hello Again
Hello Kitty has accompanied us along many sweet moments, and now, fans will be able to get to know her much more! GEG will be presenting the ‘Hello Kitty Hello Again’ event from July 18– September 1 at BROADWAY MACAU™ 2/F.
There, fans will find many areas especially tribute to Hello Kitty, including the ‘Briefing Room’ with series of recording of Hello Kitty since 1976- treasure house of memories; ‘I am kitty white’, a world filled with Kitty’s signature white milk bottle; a ‘Music Zone’ to listen to Hello Kitty’s favorite classical music; ‘Candyland’ where Hello Kitty will be waiting for you to travel on the donut swing, cookies carousel, waffle ice-cream sandwich seesaw to create sweet moments together, and much more!