St. Patrick's Festival Penang

St. Patrick’s Festival Penang

Date: 7 March 2020 Time: 2pm to 12am Venue: Straits Quay Fee: Free St. Patrick’s Festival Penang The festival features an exhibition on culture, history and businesses of Irish community in Penang. There will also be workshops, 5-km fun run, street festival and music performances. Contact Info Name: Penang Irish Association Email: [email protected] Phone: +60124625596 […]

Penang Yosakoi Parade 2020

Penang Yosakoi Parade 2020

Date: 7 March 2020 Time: 5pm to 11pm Venue: Penang Esplanade Fee: Free Penang Yosakoi Parade is the first and only Yosakoi Parade in Malaysia. Possibly the biggest Yosakoi Parade to be held on a Street in Southeast Asia, our event attracts over 1000 parade participants and 10,000 people every year! An eclectic mash-up of […]

Chap Goh Meh Celebration by-the-sea

Chap Goh Meh Celebration by-the-sea

Date: 8 February 2020 Time: 19:30pm – 22:00pm Venue: Straits Quay Fee: Free Chap Goh Meh Celebration hosted by Straits Quay. – Three Star Deities – Fu Lu Shou Appearance – LED Acrobatic Lion Dance Performance – Cultural Dance Performance – Auspicious Drum Performance – Spring Dance Party – Hands-on Workshops – Mandarin Orange Tossing […]

Penang Celebrates: Chap Goh Meh

Penang Celebrates: Chap Goh Meh

Date: 8 February 2020Venue: Penang EsplanadeFee: Free Celebrate Chap Goh Meh with a Bang! Also known as the Chinese Valentine’s Day, join this family-friendly event filled with love, and for those singles, come join the Mandarin Tossing Ceremony and look forward to welcoming your new love and happiness. Contact Info Name: PETACHEmail: [email protected]: +6046505133 Source […]

Thaipusam 2020

Thaipusam 2020

Date: 7 Feb – 9 Feb Venue: Arulmigu Balathandayuthapani Hilltop Temple Fee: Free Thaipusam, a religious festival held for purpose of penance, prayers and fulfilling vows. During this celebration, devotees take part in a procession – breaking milk pots on their heads or kavadis, all the way up to hilltop temple. Contact Info Name: Penang […]

8th Ban Ka Lan Snake Temple CNY Culture Celebration 2020

8th Ban Ka Lan Snake Temple CNY Culture Celebration 2020

Date: 29 January 2020 Time: 6pm – 12am Venue: Snake Temple Fee: Free This is the annual Flame Watching Ceremony Festival held in conjunction with the birthday of Patron Saint “Chor Soo Kong” of Snake Temple. The festival will showcase an exhibition from individual “Chor Soo Kong” temple in Penang, snake performance and handicraft. Contact […]

Pai Thee Kong Celebration

Pai Thee Kong Celebration 2020

Date: 1 February 2020 Time: 8:00pm to 1:30am Venue: Surrounding area of Chew Jetty Fee: Free George Town World Heritage Incorporated is calling for quotations from qualified parties to manage and execute the Pai Thee Kong (Jade Emperor God’s birthday) Celebration to be held on 1 February 2020 in the surrounding area of Chew Jetty […]

Penang CNY Celebration 2020

Penang CNY Celebration 2020 2020庚子年槟城庙会

Date: 2 February 2020 Time: 4pm-11pm Venue: Heritage Precinct of George Town, Penang Fee: Free 2020 Penang CNY Celebration (Miaohui) Penang CNY Celebration is held along 10 diverse major and minor streets in heritage precinct of George Town every year with numerous cultural booths, exhibitions and interactive workshops for all visitors. “2020庚子年槟城庙会”定于明年2月2日(年初九),下午4时至晚上11时,在乔治市古迹区举行。 你知道吗?槟城庙会的缘起。。。 是槟州各姓氏宗祠联委会自1999向时任政府所倡议的民间文化活动。十多年来我们感激各朝政府对此项文化项目的赞赏与支持,也感谢槟城州内各宗祠会馆家庙,友好文化团体的负责人及青联委多年来牺牲与家人过节的时间,尽心尽力参与筹办使到庙会的规模得以逐年扩大,进而成为槟州数一数二的文化品牌。 宗旨:籍新年佳节,人人过年期间,以古迹区的宗祠家庙为点,以生动活泼,深入浅出的呈献方式,向民众传达宗祠家庙内符合现代社会迫切需要的优秀人文精神,也传承优秀的传统文化,在热闹欢腾的节庆里,让民众有所感动与受教,进而加入传承,创新的行列,塑造更高层次的社会人文。以提升槟州文化传承之层次与内涵打造槟城庙会。 […]