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Be a Part of the Garage Greens Christmas Pop-Up Fair!

The pop-up fair will focus on sustainability, community wellness, and local businesses. RSVP for free entry to the fair (and the chance to win an Asteria Explorer 1.0 Tea Gift Set!), and keep reading to learn how you can be a supporting partner.

We're now inviting supporting partners and marketplace vendors to a part of the event!

We're hosting a #GarageGreens Christmas Pop-Up Fair on Saturday, December 3rd!

The pop-up will focus on sustainability, community wellness, and local businesses. Expect a full day of workshops, yoga/fitness classes, and a Green Christmas Marketplace to tie it all together.


We're now inviting supporting partners and marketplace vendors to a part of the event! Everyone’s welcome.

Here are a few ways you (or your friends!) can get involved:


Green Christmas Marketplace

We're bringing together Hong Kong's sustainable, purpose-driven, lifestyle and wellness brands. If this sounds like you, we'd love to hear from you!

  • Sustainable or ethically sourced products
  • Hong Kong local lifestyle, F&B, and wellness brands
  • A social enterprise, or purpose-driven businesses

Apply for a booth directly on our Google form! https://forms.gle/mHpfnUaH4FWGgpBt6


Workshop, clothes swap, or fitness class partners

There will be a full program of workshops, fitness classes and other mini-events during the pop-up! Drop us a line if you're interested in hosting a:

  • Family-friendly workshop
  • Fitness or wellness class - yoga, meditation, or general fitness are all welcome!
  • “Swap” meet - clothes, vinyls, books (we’re open to suggestions!)


Media & Supporting Partners

On top of the Green Christmas market and workshops, we’ll also be screening videos and short films in our experiential corner throughout the day. We’d love your support if you could share:

  • Short films about local culture and environmental causes
  • Your time and attention! Supporting partners who'd like to share the event with your communities are much appreciated!


For more details about the event, you can download our Partnership Deck  here.


If you’d like to get involved, please drop Ching a message at [email protected]. We'd love to hear from you!


About Garage Academy

Garage Academy is the programming initiative within Garage Society, a Hong Kong-based coworking space.


We activate our spaces to bring ideas and opportunities together through experiential events. Garage Academy’s curated programme of talks, workshops, and lifestyle events thatare designed to connect the community, spark curiosity, and catalyze change.



About Rooftop Republic

We envision a future of sustainable cities and communities powered by urban farming.

We build and manage urban farms to transform

under-utilised areas into vibrant natural spaces, create sources of nutritious organic food, and engage and empower communities to lead a sustainable lifestyle.

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Join us on Saturday, 3rd December for the Garage Greens Christmas Pop-up!


Get ready for a full day of sustainable shopping, yoga, wellness, and urban faming - keep reading to learn more about our vendors and event partners! 


P.S. RSVP for free entry to the fair, and the chance to win an Asteria Explorer 1.0 Tea Set!

RSVP here: https://bit.ly/3ibeb7g

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We chat about finding fulfillment, creating balance, and embracing discomfort in a cut-throat city like Hong Kong. 


Author: Ching Lam Ip, Programme & Marketing Lead, Garage Society

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