Pai Ti Kong Festival (Hokkien New Year) 2018

Date: 23 February 2018
Time: 8PM to 12midnight
Venue 1: Jade Emperor God’s Temple (Ti Kong Tua) 天公坛
Venue 2: Chew Jetty
Pengkalan Weld, George Town, 10300, Penang, MALAYSIA.

Drums, dancers, jugglers, lion dancers on stilts, fireworks and food for celebration.

Pai Ti Kong Festival 2017

The 9th Day of Chinese New Year is Ti Kong Seh in Hokkien (Jade emperor God’s birthday), also the 1st day of Hokkien New Year.  At the stroke of midnight, prayers are performed with much gaiety with offerings of food, fruits, liquor and sugarcane stalks to the Jade Emperor God.

A video of previous celebration click here


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