Human Day Celebration 2018

Date: 22 February 2018 Time: 8:30PM to 11:30PM Venue: Butterworth Tow Boo Kong Temple photo credits: thestar.com.my Human Day Celebration & Prosperity Toss (Lou Sang) On the 7th day of the Lunar New Year and it is known as Renri (literally Human Day). According to Chinese customs, Renri was the day of creation of human beings. On […]

Penang Chap Goh Meh 2018

Chap Goh Meh Celebration 2018

Date: 2 March 2018 Time: 7PM to 11PM Venue: Fort Cornwallis Chap Goh Meh is celebrated on the 15thnight of the Lunar New Year, it is also known as the Chinese Valentine’s Day. On this night, with the full moon shining down, young ladies of marrying age venture out to popular sea promenades to throw […]

Penang State Chief Minister’s Chinese New Year Open House 2018

Date: 16 February 2018 Time: 10AM to 12noon Venue: SPICE, Jalan Tun Dr Awang, Bayan Lepas, 11900, Penang, MALAYSIA. photo source from : Kee Soon As usual, the Penang’s Chief Minister is organising a Chinese New Year Open House on the first day of CNY to invite the public to join the celebration. Source: https://www.facebook.com/cmlimguaneng/videos/1964415896921835/

Festival of Cheng Chooi Chor Soo Kong's Birthday

Festival of Cheng Chooi Chor Soo Kong’s Birthday 2018

Date: 20 February 2018 Time: 6PM to 12 midnight Venue: Snake Temple 望腳蘭福興宮蛇廟 A traditional ceremony to predict the economy outlook of Penang.  This is an annual event that attracts dedicated devotees not only from Penang but also Indonesia and Thailand to this famous Snake Temple which was formerly known as Ban Ka Lan in […]

Masimagam Theppa Thiruvizha 2018

Masimagam Theppa Thiruvizha 2018

Date: 1 March 2018 (Thursday) Time: 6PM Venue: Kuil Rri Singamuga Kaliamman Teluk Bahang This is one of the famous festival in tamil culture. The Masi Magam Float Festival is celebrated by thousand of Indian devotees from all around the country. Some comes as far from Singapore. It is believe that the floating chariot festival […]

Penang Hot Air Balloon Fiesta 2018

Date: 24 & 25 February 2017 Time: 7AM to 9:30PM Venue: Padang Polo It’s a one-of-a-kind experience and the only hot air balloon festival on an island in Malaysia. The Penang Hot Air Balloon Fiesta will see numerous hot air balloons by international and local balloonists over the 2-day festival, together with family-friendly activities, creative […]

戊戌年槟城庙会 Penang CNY Celebration 2018

Date: 25 February 2018 (Day 10th of CNY) Time: 4PM to 11PM Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/192870864599222/ Penang CNY Celebration 2018 is a street event jointly organized by all Penang citizens in conjunction with Chinese New Year. It takes place in the heart of Georgetown on 25 February 2017 (Day 10 of Lunar New Year). In addition to […]

Thaipusam in Penang 2018

Date: 30 January to 1 February 2018 Venue: Lebuh Penang and Arulmigu Balathandayuthapani temple (Waterfall Hilltop temple), Jalan Kebun Bunga Thaipusam signifies the victory of good over evil. During this celebration, a pilgrimage procession takes place to bring the statue of Lord Muruga on a golden chariot worth RM3 million led by more than 60 kavadis […]

Kek Lok Si Temple Display Of Lights 2018

Date: 11 February~2 March 2018 Time: 8AM to 12 midnight Date: 3~15 March 2018 Time: 8AM to 10PM Venue: Kek Lok Si Temple 1000-L, Tingkat Lembah Ria 1, Ayer Itam, 1500, Penang, MALAYSIA. (5.401245,100.274872) Tens of thousands of lights and lanterns on Penang’s popular 125-year-old landmark will once again be on full display this Chinese New […]