Summer Market: Organic Watermelon Festival in Tai Po

Why We Recommend it

Organised as a part of the weekly Tai Po farmer’s market, this festival is a chance to get your hands on the freshest locally grown produce.


Tai Po is home to Hong Kong’s first local organic farmers’ market. Since its inception, others markets, including Tai Ping Shan’s local offering, have sprung up across the city.

In this specially organised market, fresh watermelons are sold directly from farmers to consumers. Customers will get a recyclable tote bag upon purchase of a melon. The festival takes place on Friday, June 30 from 12:00 – 20:00, and on Saturday and Sunday (July 1,2) from 09:00 – 17:00.


When: 30 Jun 2017 - 2 Jul 2017 Where: Tai Po Tai Wo Road, Tai Po. – Tai Po Tai Wo Road, Tai Po. – Tai Po