With the holiday season in full force, it’s party time in Hong Kong! Little Steps has discovered where to get an ice luge, how to arrange a keg, rent a perfect Santa Claus, decorate for the perfect holiday shindig, and more. Check off everything you need for a DIY bash with our roundup of unique finds as well as top caterers, wine delivery, and decoration purveyors.
Mexican fiestas are getting real in Hong Kong! Argo Argo rents slushing machines amoungst other items (candy floss, popcorn carts, chocolate fountains, and more). Grab your sombrero, switch on the machine, and start concocting the ultimate Mexican cocktail. Lime and salt on the side...you are set! The cost is HK$4000 for the first day and HK$500 for each additional day of use.
Need a Santa at your bash! Chunky Onion will sort you out! Hire an authentic Santa Claus for your next event. And if you’d like Santa Claus to be joined by one of Santa’s Elves, they can arrange an elf or two as well. They can also provide a professional photographer or instant photo printing.
Chunky Onion, Website
Create a winter wonderland with your own custom ice sculpture or ice luge to mark the event. Whether it’s an ice castle, polar bear or a cheeky luge to dare your partygoers to drinking games, you can design anything to your heart’s content by reaching out to ice-carver Terry Lam.
Ice Sculptures + Luges, email@example.com
Meat lovers looking to throw a serious feast on a stick can order full lambs or pigs from TC's Deli in Hang Hau VIllage (close to Clearwater Bay). Order in advance and you can pick up your beast and all the extras to arrange a true BBQ roast. This haven of seafood, meats, cheeses, and breads is a favorite for party pick-ups. New Year's eve, here we come!
Meat & Seafood Delivery Guide To Hong Kong, https://www.littlestepsasia.com/hong-kong/articles/shop/meat-seafood-delivery
Hot off the press! Discover quality bottles of wine at reasonable prices through bottlesXO, a wine delivery app now available to users in Hong Kong. Wines have been sourced directly from boutique and family-owned wineries in Europe and delivered to your door within 60 minutes during operating hours.
Topping our list of Hong Kong caterers, Gingers offers delicious cuisine and everything else you may need to throw a memorable soiree, including tables, chairs and glassware available for rental. Host a simple Christmas cocktail party starting at HK$168 per person to an all out formal sit-down dinner at HK$720 per person. There’s a wide range of menu options available and they can tailor dishes to suit your tastes.
Shamrock is a seasoned pro when it comes to satiating the appetites of hungry crowds. Ensure that the wee ones are having just as much fun as you are by booking a cotton candy machine, chocolate fountain or popcorn machine. You can also book entertainers such as face painters and magicians, and they’re able to even invite Mr and Mrs Clause to your shindig!
From a classic canapes menu to a multi-course feast, Delicious is a good bet for any occasion whether it be on a junk, tram or at your dinner table. What’s more, they specialise in roasted meats and can spit-roast a suckling pig and other meats, which is then carved by a chef onsite and served with freshly baked baps doused in meat jus. Take advantage of the cooler climes with a fuss-free alfresco barbecue feast.
Delicious, +852 2559 0144, delicious-hk.com
Get the party started by bulking up your bar in anticipation for the festive season. Stop paying for someone else’s rent and order your wines directly from Cellar Masters, which also offers free delivery on bulk orders above HK$800. Shop for wines by categories and regions, or simply by price. There’s also a selection of organic and low-alcohol wines as well as hard-to-come-by beers and ciders.
Cellar Masters, 9/F, 33 Des Voeux Road, Central, Hong Kong, +852 3952 7245, www.cellarmasterwines.com
Don’t hull binfuls of booze home when you can simply order what you need online via My Wine Man. What’s more, they have a “Price Match Guarantee” on products under HK$300, so you can rest assured that you’re getting the best deal in town on wines, beers and spirits. They have a minimum order of 12 bottles and will be diversifying their offerings to cover prime cuts of meats from New Zealand and Canada soon so watch this space!
My Wine Man, Main floor, BT Center, 23 Wong Chuk Hang Rd, Wong Chuk Hang, Hong Kong, +852 2552 5516, www.mywineman.com
Nothing says a good party like a keg! For your next BBQ, birthday party, or holiday bash...grab a keg! The folks at San Miguel brewery will deliver your keg (available in different sizes), show you how to connect it for perfectly chilled brews, and arrange for a pick-up post event. It's easy and it can also be cost effective depending on your crew.
Kegs @ San Miguel Brewery, +852 2491 0411, http://info.sanmiguel.com.hk/
Show your beverage prowess with an assortment of craft beers at your next house party. Americraft offers an assortment of craft beers from all over the world. Score a rare selection of go free reign by selecting a variety pack, so you and your guests can be surprised! They also deliver to junks!
AmeriCraft Imports, www.americraftimports.com
A one-stop-partyware-shop that you will literally swoon over, Swoon Soirees is a treasure trove of all things party. To make shopping easy, items have been divided into collections. Whether it’s boys, girls, grown-up soirees, paper, color, theme, or style of partyware, they make it super simple for you to find what you need. We love their festive party pinwheels and tassels.
Swoon Soirees, http://www.swoonxoxo.com
Flying Winemaker, http://www.flyingwinemaker.asia
More Meat Delivery Options:
Where To Buy A Turkey In HK, https://www.littlestepsasia.com/hong-kong/articles/shop/where-buy-your-turkey-hk
Butcher's Club Turducken, http://store.thebutchers.club
Little Steps Meat & Seafood Guide, https://www.littlestepsasia.com/hong-kong/articles/shop/meat-seafood-delivery
Little Steps Party Guides:
Caterers In Hong Kong, https://www.littlestepsasia.com/hong-kong/articles/party/party-time-0
Party Rental Services in Hong Kong, https://www.littlestepsasia.com/hong-kong/articles/party/party-rental-services-guide
Party Decoration Guide To Hong Kong, https://www.littlestepsasia.com/hong-kong/articles/party/party-decoration-guide
Kids Holiday Party Favorite Stores:
Eezy Peezy Parties, http://www.eezypeezyparties.com/
Party Boutique, http://www.partyboutique.com.hk/
Simply Love, http://simplylove.com.hk/