Kicking off on December 17, the show will feature magic acts, visual effects and live entertainment performed by internationally-acclaimed illusionists
Ocean Park Hong Kong has introduced its Christmas attraction this season with the stage show, Cyber Illusion Spectacular, as the main event this holiday season. Kicking off on December 17, the show will feature magic acts, visual effects and live entertainment performed by internationally-acclaimed illusionists. The entire park will be decked out with Christmas decorations, with attractions including Santa Tree Hut and the park’s signature, gigantic Christmas tree. The cast of playful ‘penguin’ characters from the new Penguin Dress-Up Delights are also gearing up to have fun with guests this Christmas.
Cyber Illusion Spectacular is a live stage show themed around illusion, magic and wonder. On a futuristic stage backed by walls of LED lights, the show features world-class illusionists, Michael Boyd and Cassandra Gasser, who perform acts including disappearances, double levitations and fire cage escapes. Guests can also experience Soul Mystique’s fast costume changes and the skills of fan manipulator, Po Cheng.
Guests can visit Santa Claus or snap a photo with his elves at Santa Tree Hut, or explorwaite Santa’s Whimsical Garden, an expansive Christmas-themed park featuring giant musical instrument themed topiaries. The new Penguin Dress-Up Delights will feature performers in penguin costumes bouncing on stilts and dancing while handing out Christmas candies to the guests. The highlight of the evening will be ‘Light Up The Night’, during which the park will light its 40-feet-tall Christmas tree while Christmas carols are sung underneath it.
Ocean Park’s famous Winter School is also back. This year, the experience is enhanced through the use of illustrated children’s books for the first time. With custom-designed sections (two levels), Super Animals Camp and The Animal School, children will learn about animals the illustrated books, by interacting with Ocean Park’s animal ambassadors during the three-day programme.
Ocean Park has a range Christmas feast items for guests to enjoy; from set menus featuring classic dishes such as Roast Turkey Breast with Cheese Cream Sauce or à la carte desserts such as Christmas Yule Log, to a Christmas-special drink.