Penang International Science Fair 2017

Penang International Science Fair 2017

Date: 11~12 November 2017 Time: 9AM to 7PM Venue: Setia sPICE FB event page: Organised by the Penang Science Cluster, this fair will encourage and garner an interest of science in young minds. It will include exhibitions, workshops, competition and a maker fest.

Penang International Dragon Boat Festival 2017

Date: 2~3 December 2017 Time: 9AM to 5PM Venue: Teluk Bahang Dam, Jalan Nelayan, Teluk Bahang, 11050 Tanjung Bungah, Pulau Pinang Free Entrance FB event page: This legendary and unique event is back! With participants from all around the world, this race which is one of a kind is set to thrill audiences! With […]

Penang Mid-Autumn Festival 2017

Mid Autumn Lantern Festival

Date: 7 October 2017 Venue: Esplanade Time: 7pm ~ 11pm Admission is FREE! A Mid-Autumn Festival celebration (Pesta Tanglung Pulau Pinang) with a lantern parade by primary school children, performances by local and international performers such as the Sichuan Aba Tibetian Performance Group, Bureau of Culture, Radio, Television, Publication and Sports of Sanya. There will […]

George Town Literary Festival

George Town Literary Festival 2017

Date: 24~26 November 2017 Venue: Georgetown, Penang FB event page: The Festival Handbook will also be available at all festival venues from Wednesday, 22 Nov onwards. George Town Literary Festival (GTLF) is featured alongside the annual In-between Arts Festival and Penang Island Jazz Festival, in conjunction with ’10 Days 3 Festivals’ in Penang. Highlighting […]

Tempatan Fest Penang 2017

Date: 7~8 October 2017 Time: 10AM to 10PM Venue: Upper Penang Road FB Event page on A gathering of more than 50 local brands from all over Malaysia, coming to Penang for the fourth time! A mix of music and art showcase for everyone too

MGS Oktoberfest Penang 2017

Date: 13~14 October 2017 Time: 7pm Venue: Malaysian German Society (250 B Jalan Air Itam, Taman Goh Guan Ho, 10460 George Town, Pulau Pinang) Contact:  +604-229 6853 Since 1973, The Malaysian German Society’s Oktoberfest has been the most anticipated event in the region for this particular festival. There were approximately 3,000 goers spread across the two days […]

China Cultural Night - Charm of Chengdu

China Cultural Night – Charm of Chengdu

Date: 24 September 2017 Time: 7pm – 10pm Venue: Fort Cornwallis Organised by the Consulate General of the People’s Republic of China in Penang in collaboration with the Penang state Government, the China Cultural Night will take place on 24 September 2017 from 7pm at the Penang Fort Cornwallis. Themed “Charm of Chengdu”, the showcase at […]

Art Truck Show Taiwan 2017 藝術卡車秀台灣

Date: 22 September 2017 Time: 7:30PM to 10PM Venue: Penang City Hall Date: 23 September 2017 Time: 7:30PM to 10PM Venue: Auto City FB Event Page: In order to promote further cultural exchange between “Taiwan” and Southeast Asia, GACC launched the “Art Truck Shows Taiwan” project in 2017. The project “brings Taiwan to the world […]

Mid Autumn Festival 2017

Date: 4 October 2017 Events in Penang: 23 September, AutoCity 7 October, New World Park   The Lantern Festival or Mid-Autumn Festival is celebrated widely by the Chinese community in Penang and is a time when family and friends gather together to admire the full moon while savouring Moon Cakes, Chinese Tea and parading […]

Nine Emperor Gods Festival 2017

Date: 20~28 October 2017 Venue: Various Places in Penang and Tow Boo Kong The Nine Emperor Gods Festival (Kew Ong Yeah) is celebrated on the 1st till the 9th day of the ninth month in the lunar calendar. It is celebrated for the spirirts of the Nine Gods to descend upon earth by possessing spirit mediums […]