Date: 21st July 2012
Time: 6pm - 11pm (Fireworks at 10pm)
Location: Esplanade Georgetown
The anticipated Penang Bon Odori Festival 2012 is back again this year with more exciting performances, activities and lucky draw prizes!
This coming Saturday from 6.00pm-11.00pm,...
Date: 6th - 8th July 2012
Location: Streets of Georgetown
Multicultural and historic, with a wealth of living heritage passed down through generations, Penang’s George Town commemorates its fourth anniversary as a UNESCO World Heritage Site with a three-day festival...
Date: 12th Feb 2011
Time: 3pm to midnight
Location: Chulia Street, Armenian Street, & Cannon Street.
Organizer: Penang State Government and Penang Chinese Clan Council
Contact: 04-6505136, 012-4741312
This celebration is to showcase the richness of the living heritage in...
Date: 10th February 2011
Time: 7pm to midnight
Location: Chew Jetty, George Town, Penang
Organizer: Chew Jetty Committee
The folk tale has it that the Hokkiens escaped mistreatment by ruthless army in ancient China by seeking refuge in a sugarcane...
Date: 8th Feb 2011
Location: Jalan Tokong Ular, Bayan Lepas
Built since 1850, the newly renovated Snake Temple will hold it's yearly prayer on the 5th day of Chinese New Year.
The "Fire Watching" is a traditional ceremony to predict the economy outlook of...
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Organizer: Penang Hindu Endowments Board
Venue: Murugan Temple, Waterfall
This Hindu festival is usually celebrated in January or February, during the full...
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Location: Swettenham Pier, Geroge Town, Penang
The luxury ocean liner, Queen Mary 2, will be docking Penang Swettenham Pier International Cruise Terminal on the 4th February...
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This August in Penang is a month filled with cultural excitement leading up to Malaysia's 52nd National Day - MERDEKA! This month we are bringing the cultures of...
Hey folks, I know this may be a little late, but here's the whole schedule of tomorrows the UNESCO World Heritage listing anniversary celebration!
9.00am – 2.00pm Free Boat Ride - Lim Jetty, Weld Quay
9.00am – 11.30am “Street of Harmony” Heritage Walk “Street of...
Location: Dewan Sri Pinang & Town Hall.
Looking for activities for the family? Well, don’t look too far because the Art, Craft and Food Fair is just around the corner!
The Art, Craft and Food Fair (ACF), organised by the Women’s Development Organisation (WDO) of George...
For the month of July, George Town celebrates its 1st UNESCO World Heritage Anniversary. This Saturday, a spectacular finale will be held all over George Town heritage enclave where community groups are staging performances, arts and crafts. Walk around George Town to enjoy one...
Come and witness the stunning performance by the best Chingay masters this Sunday. Penang State Tourism Developement & Culture organize this first ever National Chingay Championship where 7 teams from Penang, Kedah and Perak will be battle to claim the...