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Visiting Tips

2021 Book Fair Visiting Tips – To enjoy shopping and reading to your heart’s content!

14-20 July 2021
Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre

Hong Kong Book Fair App
The Hong Kong Book Fair App provides instant access to fair updates including the latest news, event schedules, exhibitors’ discount coupons, new book releases and a floor plan for the venue. This year, the App presents a new feature that instantly displays information on highlighted events when you open the App. It helps you get the most out of the Book Fair’s exciting line-up of events! Download the App through App Store or Google Play store now!

e-Floor Plan
You can preview the Floor Plan via the Book Fair’s website and App to navigate the locations of different zones. You can even plan your own visiting route beforehand! If you want to find a specific exhibitor or the location of an event, simply go to the Exhibitors’ Information page and the Event Schedule page for all the right information.

e-Coupons
You can browse the “Discount Coupon” section of the Book Fair website and App to receive discount coupons offered by all exhibitors. Through a system enhancement this year, related exhibitor coupons will also be shown on the “Book Detail” page of individual titles. You can use the Book Fair App to bookmark these coupons. When you make purchases, simply show the coupons to the exhibitors on your smartphone (printed coupons are also accepted) and you can enjoy a world of special offers for your favourite titles!

Vaccination Incentive Campaign – offers to visitors who have been vaccinated
Exhibitors of the Hong Kong Book Fair will offer various incentives to visitors who have been vaccinated, including discounts, cash vouchers and giveaways. For more information, please check out the Vaccination Incentive Campaign page.

e-Coupons and onsite Promotion Coupons
You can browse the “Discount Coupon” section of the Book Fair website and App to receive discount coupons offered by all exhibitors, which also include the vaccination incentives mentioned above. You can use the Book Fair App to bookmark these coupons. When you make purchases, simply show the coupons to the exhibitors on your smartphone (printed coupons are also accepted) and you can enjoy a world of special offers for your favourite titles!

In addition, each visitor is also entitled to one “HK$5 discount coupon” offered by a selection of exhibitors at designated locations across the fair. Coupon holders can enjoy a HK$5 discount (when spending HK$50 or more) for every purchase at booths marked with the “HK$5 discount” sign. Coupons are available while stocks last.

Special Discounted Admission Tickets and Re-entry Promotion
This year’s Book Fair offers two special entry slots, priced at just HK$10:
·         Morning Admission Ticket: HK$10 for entry before 12noon during the fair period (sold only at the venue)
·         Night Admission Ticket: HK$10 for entry on 14, 15, 18 and 19 July (Wed, Thu, Sun and Mon) after 7pm (sold only at the venue)

To encourage readers to visit the fair at different time slots separately this year, the Book Fair is also offering a Special Re-entry Promotion! Visitors who purchase a regular ticket dated 15 or 16 July (Wed or Thu) can enjoy free admission once in each of the following time slots by presenting the whole stub:
I)  16-18 July (Fri to Sun) after 7pm 
II) 19 July (Mon) after 7pm

Mark these down on your diary so as to enjoy the most benefits!

Speed Delivery Service
Visitors who do not want to carry their bulky purchases home themselves may use the Hong Kong Post service, which delivers books to designated addresses on your behalf. The Service Counter is located at G107.

Assembly Points
Visitors who get separated from their family or friends may go to the Assembly Points, which are located at Hall 1A, Hall 3B (near the Entrance) and Hall 3G.

FOOD ZONE

Eating and drinking is prohibited inside HKCEC, and visitors cannot consume their own food and drinks at the venue. Tired from visiting the fair? You can enjoy food and refreshments at the cafeteria located at Hall 5E, the Port Café and Traders.

Visit 4 events in 1 trip!
There are four events held concurrently at the HKCEC this July. With just a single ticket, you can access the Book Fair, the Sports and Leisure Expo and the World of Snacks held from 14-20 July! Experience the joy of reading and interacting with authors while exploring the hottest new sports and leisure activities and a world of yummy snacks to enjoy a wonderful summer pastime! Your may also visit the Education & Career Expo, which is a free event and held from 15-18 July to broaden your horizons and learn about employment and education opportunities and support.

e-Payment for book and other product purchases
Cashiers are available at each exhibitor’s booth. When making purchases, please remember to pay at the cashier located at each exhibitor’s booth. Visitors are also encouraged to use e-payment in order to reduce contact and thus the risk of transmission using cash.

e-tickets
To reduce queuing time and close contact, there will be no ticket-selling booth at the fair venue. Tickets are available starting from 23 Jun, on e-ticketing platform: 01 Space, at designated spots such as convenience stores (All 7-Eleven and Circle K) and HK Ticketing, or through online and mobile app (HK Ticketing and Octopus).


Visiting Book Fair safe and healthy!
To ensure the safety and health of yourself and others, please keep wearing your face mask and follow the on-site hygiene measures while visiting the Book Fair or other events at the venue. Also, visitors are encouraged to buy tickets in advance, either online or at designated spots such as convenience stores, in order to reduce queuing time and close contact. For more information about the hygiene measures at the Fair, please go to the "hygiene Measures a& Health Tips" page on the Book Fair website and Book Fair App.