Legendary Music Festival Sónar Returns to Hong Kong
Why We Recommend it
Legendary Barcelona festival Sónar comes to Hong Kong for its 3rd edition, offering a mix of edgy and enigmatic music, as well as the latest innovations in creative technology.
The festival, which was launched in Barcelona in 1994 and has gone on to host a diverse array of music and creative technology innovators every year since, debuted at the Hong Kong Science Park on 1st April 2017. Sónar is recognised for its cutting-edge lineups, unique visuals and innovative hi-tech creative attractions.
This year’s edition of the pioneering electronic music and creative technology festival features a mix of established artists and hotly tipped emerging talents, and diverse performances ranging from live acts to DJs, and dance-floor-driven sets to experimental electronica.
Alongside the music, festival goers will find an intriguing programme of creative technology experiences in the Sónar+D section, including hands-on workshops hosted by leading creative pioneers; thought-provoking talks by tech-industry trailblazers audio-visual performances and new media arts featuring AR, VR, AI and more; and MarketLab, where visitors can try out new products and prototypes from around the world, from the latest apps and devices to digital innovations and musical instruments.