The star – who looked more tanned than usual – wore a pair of simple black heels and pulled her hair back off her face in a chic ponytail.
The former Dawson's Creek was in Beijing to promote the Artistry On Ice skating event for which she is a promotional ambassador.
She had also been at the sister event in Taiwan, earlier this week, which added some glamour to proceedings.
During her first ever visit to Beijing she used the opportunity to try some traditional local cuisine including the famous Beijing duck.
Holmes said that she was extremely flattered to be made an ambassador of Artistry On Ice as she is a huge fan of ice skating and dance.
She said: 'I used to watch ice skating on TV and being able to see it live with the high level of skilled skaters and the beautiful environment that Artistry creates for everyone is so thrilling.
Katie was in good spirits as she addressed spectators at the Artistry on Ice show and showed off her fashion credentials in a white lace dress
She looks stunning!