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Penang Chingay, Lion & Dragon Dance Parade 2014 PDF Print E-mail
Saturday, 06 December 2014 23:35

TRM1411 0216 A3Poster 031214Date: 14 December 2014
Time: 7.30pm – 11.00pm
Venue: Padang Brown to Esplanade

Don’t miss the colourful Chingay, Lion & Dragon Dance parade, part of Penang’s beloved art and culture, along the streets of George Town and let the troupe members impress you with their unique balancing skills and agility. The parade is co-organized by  Penang Wushu, Lion, Dragon Dance Association.

The parade starts from Padang Brown at 6.30pm and will pass through Datuk Keramat Road, Carnavron Road, Jalan Masjid Kapitan Keling and Light Street before ending with a spectacular and elaborate show at Esplanade (Padang Kota Lama).

This year there are a total of 30 Chingay, Lion Dance and Dragon Dance teams , including a float will perform in the...

Pesta Pulau Pinang 2014 PDF Print E-mail
Saturday, 06 December 2014 23:33

pesta pulau pinangDate: 25 November 2014 – 31 December 2014

Time: 6.00pm-11.00pm

Venue: Tapak Pesta, Sungai Nibong

The much anticipated Pesta Pulau Pinang is back! This year it will be held from the 25 November to 31 November 2014, from 6.00pm to 11.30pm every day.

Highlights of the month-long Pesta Pulau Pinang includes Boxing , Muay Thai, interesting exhibition of antique keris, International Cat Show and various stalls selling local products.

The popular Euro Fun Park will also make a comeback his...

Party Lorong 2 @ Queen Street PDF Print E-mail
Saturday, 06 December 2014 23:32

party lorong 2Date: 13 December 2014

Time: 5pm-12.00am

Venue: Chai Diam Ma, Queen Street

Party Lorong  is back ! Come over to Queen Street this coming 13 December in your pajamas, nightwear or  sleepwear for a special Pajama Party!

 The aim of Party Lorong is to promote local and non local handmade crafts, paintings and other forms of art.

The event also supports and encourages the re-branding of endangered traditional crafts. So far, the event has established a strong network of local...

Penang Buskers Festival 2014 PDF Print E-mail
Saturday, 06 December 2014 23:25

penang buskers festivalPenang Buskers Festival 2014 will be held in conjunction with Project Occupy Beach Street. It aims to bring busker together to enable cultural, artistic and social exchange that will enrich Penang’s urban landscape as well as to provide artists with an opportunity and a platform to perform in the public.

Venue 1 - Occupy Beach Street

Date: 7, 14, 21 & 28 December 2014
Venue: Beach Street, Penang
Time: 8:00am - 12:00pm

Venue 2 - Armenian Street Got Talent

Date: 13, 20 & 27...

Penang Pesta Dragon Boat Race 2014 PDF Print E-mail
Sunday, 23 November 2014 21:25

Penang Dragon BoatDate: 6 & 7 December 2014

Venue: Teluk Bahang Dam

Time: 9am- 5pm

The annual Penang Pesta Dragon Boat Race is back this year, on 7 and 8 December 2013 at the scenic Teluk Bahang Dam. Watch the exhilarating sports of dragon boating as 40 local and international teams with a total of 1300 athletes from Malaysia, Australia, China, Brunei, Iran and many more battle out for this much anticipated race.

The categories for the competition is as below:

1) Malaysia Premier Open – 100m & 250m (22...

11th Penang Island Jazz Festival PDF Print E-mail
Sunday, 23 November 2014 21:11

PIJFDate: 4– 7 December 2014

Once again, the Island of Penang comes alive with music with the 11th Edition of The Penang Island Jazz Festival, to be held from 4th to 7th December 2014!

Performers for this year’s “Jazz By The Beach” stage (Saturday, 6th and Sunday, 7th December) are Richard Bona Group, Carmen Souza, Crystal Bowersox, Monoswezi,  Laila Biali Trio, Jo Yeong Deok Trio, Dutch Swing College Band, CNIRBS, Fresh Dixie Project, Schroeder-Headz, Seth Glier and JazzHats & Ray...

George Town Literary Festival 2014 PDF Print E-mail
Sunday, 23 November 2014 21:06

G List festDate: 28 - 30 November 2014

George Town is more than a UNESCO World Heritage Site: it is fast becoming a world capital for food, arts and culture. It’s a city where business and policy is evolving, where human potential is reaching new heights. With that in mind, Penang Global Tourism is proud to present the theme of George Town Literary Festival 2014: “Capital”.

The George Town Literary Festival will be held this year between 28 - 30 November. As always, it will be a celebration of...

Nautical Lifestyle 2014 PDF Print E-mail
Sunday, 23 November 2014 21:04

nauticalDate: 21- 24 November 2014

Venue: Straits Quay Marina

In support of Living Hope Global, we take this opportunity to raise funds for the underprivileged children in Malaysia. We sincerely hope that you can join us on this meaningful event and experience the Nautical Lifestyle!

21 November(9:30PM - 10:00PM)

- Exclusive Princess Yacht Parade

22 - 23 November (10:00AM - 6:00PM)

There will Boat Display of Princess Yachts South East Asia, Grand Banks Yachts, Leopard Catamarans and other...

Monday, 10 November 2014 18:56

PC PENANG BRIDGE INTERNATIONAL MARATHON 2014 LATESTMalaysia’s Largest Marathon, the Asics Penang Bridge International Marathon will be happening this weekend on the 16 November 2014 at the Sultan Abdul Halim Mu’adzam Shah Bridge (Second Penang Bridge)

A total of 530 police officers will be assisting APBIM  to ensure the safety of members of the public and a smooth traffic condition

Please take note that a total of 12 roads will be closed for the event from 15 November (Saturday) 3 pm- 16 November (Sunday) 3pm


Penang Homestay Programme PDF Print E-mail
Friday, 31 October 2014 20:13

homestay programmesExperience Penang’s rich cultural wonders, traditions and customs away from the hustle and bustle of the city!

Penang’s Homestay experience offers you a chance to immerse yourself into the beautiful “village” landscape, culture and tradition of people in the Northern Region. Some of the family fun activities includes fishing, rubber tapping, fruit picking, craft making and more!

On top of that, you can also exchange stories with the locals, savour local home-cooked delicacies and...

HK Express Celebrates its First Anniversary PDF Print E-mail
Friday, 31 October 2014 20:05

HK Express 1st Birthday Cake CuttingHK Express, Hong Kong’s one-and-only dedicated low-fare airline, held an intimate celebration ceremony at the Hong Kong International Airport to mark its first anniversary as a low cost carrier. Senior executives from the Airport Authority Hong Kong, business partners and HK Express graced the momentous occasion.

 To mark the first anniversary for HK Express, a special cake featuring the signature Hong Kong skyline and the airline’s livery was cut by the airline’s senior executives...

Penang International Science Fair PDF Print E-mail
Friday, 31 October 2014 20:01

Penang-International-Science-Fair-Poster-Final-724x1024Time: 15 & 16 November 2014

Venue: sPICE (PISA)

Time: 9am – 6pm



Penang International Science Fair (PISF) is an event organized as part of the Penang Science Cluster’s (PSC) mission of “Inspiring Innovation”, which focuses on developing young minds and exposing them to science and engineering through an unique, stimulating and innovative experience.


The goal of PISF is to Showcase the activities that Pillar Leaders of the PSC have been conducting whole year round with...

Traditional Trades In George Town Discovery Walk PDF Print E-mail
Friday, 31 October 2014 19:56

Traditional Trades in GT Discovery Walk small 

Date: 8 November 2014 (Saturday)

Time: 9.30am - 11.30am

Meeting Point: GTWHI at 116 & 118, Lebuh Acheh

Language: English

Fee: RM20.00 per pax


Sights and sounds of market activities

 Colours of sarees, gold and gems

 Tastes of teh tarik, roti canai and samosa

 Scents of spices, incense and fragrances

Every second Saturday of the month, from 9.30am - 11.30am, let's walk and discover the traditional trades in the multicultural heart of George Town World Heritage Site. The...

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