Celebrations in China were very low-key in 2019. Many diplomatic missions marked the Day with events but organisations faced more severe restrictions than usual.
For a good background information on this, read this excellent articles by AFP
Event: Delia School of Canada Kowloon East Rainbow Day
Direction: This is a middle school LGBTQ+ club initiative to raise awareness and acceptance of all gender and sexual identities. Students in the club will organize announcements and activities, as well as hand out rainbow ribbons to other students to wear in support.
Date: May 17, 2019
Time: lunch time
Info: This event is only open to students of Delia School of Canada Kowloon East
Delia School of Canada is in Hong Kong
19 Yuet Wah St., Kwun Tong, Kowloon
Event: HK IDAHO+ 2019
Direction: Idaho+ is an international recognized event held every year at the 17th May, this year, we commemorate this day with the theme of ‘Flag the Diversity’. Aiming to raise public awareness of LGBT+ rights, our event will feature activity stalls and a gender and sexual diversity flags exhibition. We hope more identities under the queer umbrella aside from LGBT can also be recognized and understood.
“Flag the Diversity”
Chairperson of the Equal Opportunities Commission Ricky Chu Man-kin
Focus of the event：
● New appointed chairperson of the Equal Opportunities Commission, Ricky Chu Man-kin will be attending and giving speech
● Game Booths held by LGBTQ+ organizations:
o Diversity Games, Anti480 , PrideLab, MyrainbowBear, Love Unbounded, Midnight Blue , AIDS Concern, TWGHs Pride Line
● Exhibition of diverse sexual orientation/identity flags
Date: 17th May 2019 (Friday)
Info: Event details are as follow:
17th May 2019 (Friday)
Pedestrian Street at Paterson Street, Causeway Bay (Outside H&M)