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Chap Goh Meh Celebration PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 26 February 2015 18:13

chap15Date: 5 March 2015

Time: 6.30pm – 11.30pm

Venue: Penang Esplanade

Every year, the Penang State Government organizes a Chap Goh Meh celebration for the public with cultural performances and games.

The Chap Goh Meh celebration will begin with a customary mandarin tossing ceremony officiated by the Penang Chief Minister, His Honourable Mr Lim Guan Eng. This will be followed by dance performances by schools, Baba and Nyonya performances by Baba Johnny Chee & Golden Girls and the Sayang Sayang Dancers, and of course, traditional games and riddles.

There will also be a special performance by “Ah Boys To Men”  from Singapore with artistes including Wei Liang, Tosh, Joshua, Maxi, Bunz, Charlie and Jasper.

At 11pm sharp, visitors...

Last Updated on Monday, 06 April 2015 18:22
Hotel Neo+ now opened in Penang! PDF Print E-mail
Friday, 20 March 2015 09:39


68, Jalan Gurdwara,
10300 Georgetown, Penang, Malaysia
Tel: 604-2551000
Fax: 604-2631003

Hotel NEO +, operated by the Indonesian brand Archipelago International, is now Opened. The hotel was previously called Hotel Grand Continental.

Hotel NEO+ Penang offers a 100% smoke-free environment – one of the defining features of NEO Hotels that ranks them as the first and only 100% non-smoking select service hotel brand. NEOs also offer guest rooms with a full set of amenities and...

Festival of India 2015 PDF Print E-mail
Friday, 20 March 2015 09:35

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Organized by the Indian High Commission with the support of the Penangt State Government, the inaugural Festival of India is set to educate and dazzle.

There are four events to be held in Penang which starts from 15 March until 19 April 2015 .These events are the Photo Exhibition of Chola Temples of India, IT & Space Multimedia Exhibition and Malayalam Film Festival on 25 April. These events which are being organized in several cities across the country...

World Poetry Day PDF Print E-mail
Friday, 20 March 2015 09:19

11037654 796688843753817 7096332877110105542 oDate: 21 March 2015

Venue: Whiteways Arcade

This year's celebration of World Poetry Day falls on Saturday 21 March.

Below are the programme for World Poetry Day in Penang:

Page to Stage
From writing to performing, this 3-hour workshop by Sheena Baharudin aims to get its participants' hands dirty with the mechanics of spoken word poetry.
Time: 10am - 1.30pm
Venue: Lightbox (above DiGi)

Screenings of poetry-inspired films
An eclectic  selection of films from aroound the globe...

Brazilian Samba Performance at the “Penang World Music Festival 2015” PDF Print E-mail
Friday, 13 March 2015 17:51

Casuarina No Passo de Caymmi - Credito JOAO FELIPE SEVERODate: 11 & 12 April 2015

Venue: Esplanade, Penang


This 11 & 12 April 2015, experience authentic Brazillian Samba at the “Penang World Music Festival” at Padang Esplanade , Penang!

 Celebrating their 13thAnniversary this year, “CASUARINA is one of the most respected Samba Bands in Brazil. Originally from Rio de Janeiro neighborhood Lapa, the band played their repertoire all over the nation and beyond.

 They’re brought their “samba made in Brasil” to various countries...

Earth Hour 2015 Night Walk PDF Print E-mail
Friday, 13 March 2015 17:50

AMEND-31stAvenueUseYourPower Cover 260215-03 3Date: 28 March 2015

Time: 8.30pm to 9.30pm

Venue: Lebuh Lintang, 1st Avenue Mall, Penang.


Earth Hour will take place for the second time in Penang. This time around it will

be a 3.0 km, Earth Hour Night Walk, which will start and end at Lebuh Lintang, next to 1st

Avenue Mall on the 28 March 2015, between 8.30pm to 9.30pm. For Earth Hour 2015, Penang State Executive Councillor for Local Government, Traffic Management and Flood Mitigation, YB Tuan Chow Kon Yeow has pledged to join the...

Hakka Cultural Festival PDF Print E-mail
Friday, 13 March 2015 17:49

HakkaDate: 15 March 2015

Time: 9.00am to 5.00pm

Venue: Balik Pulau, Penang

Penang Hakka Association is organizing ‘Tian Chuan’ Day (Hakka Cultural Festival) for the first time on the 15th of March 2015 at the Sekolah Jenis Kebangsaan (C) Chong Teik, Balik Pulau. The carnival is expected to attract the Hakka community to visit Balik Pulau and celebrate Hakka cultural festival together with foreign tourists and the locals. Variety of programmes and activities will be carried out starting from...

Colonial Penang Museum PDF Print E-mail
Friday, 13 March 2015 17:46

Colonial Penang Museum 

Time: 9.30am to 6.30pm (Sunday to Saturday)


Venue: No.7, Jalan D.S. Ramanathan (Scott Rd ) ,10350 Penang, Malaysia.


Entrance Fees: RM30.00 (Adult ), RM15.00 (age 5-12)


Mycard holder - RM20.00 (Adult ), RM12.00 (age 5-12)




Colonial Penang Museum will provide visitors a sense of the lifestyle of the colonial times of both of the British Administrators and the wealthy merchants and to appreciate the intricate art from the past. The museum also used as an...

Mrs Noble Northern Region Year 2015 PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 05 March 2015 11:40

rsz cover a-1Date: 7th of March 2015        

Time: 7.00pm

Venue: Ixora Hotel Sdn Bhd Jalan Baru, Bandar Perai Jaya 13600 Perai, Penang, Malaysia

Mrs Noble Northern Region contest will be held on the 7th of March 2015 in Ixora Hotel with course dinner served. This contest is organized by Dazzle Concepts which specialized in modeling, grooming, production and talent coordination, sponsored by the Penang State Tourism. Registrations start as early as last year with RM200 per person and the...

Cycle for Charity PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 05 March 2015 11:37

FrontDate: 21 March 2015 (Saturday)

Time: 7.00am – 11.00am


This March, Gurney Plaza will team up again with Khidmat KADUN PULAU TIKUS, Metro Bikes & Majlis Perbandaran Pulau Pinang (MPPP) to organize “Cycle for Charity 2015” on the 21st of March 2015 (Saturday) in conjunction with Earth Hour, which will be happening on the 28th of March 2015. Cycle for Charity 2015 is organized in the aid of Pertubuhan Rumah Ru Yi Pulau Pinang; a home...

16th Penang Sports Club- Carlsberg International Soccer 7’s Tournament PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 05 March 2015 11:22

rsz soccer 7s 2015 1 1Date: 7th & 8th of March 2015

Time: 9.00am

Venue: Penang Sports Club

The 16th PSC-Carlsberg International Soccer 7’s tournament will be held on the 7th & 8th of March 2015 at the Penang Sports Club field. This tournament which was initiated fifteen years ago in the year 2000 has become the Premier International veteran soccer tournament in the country and the Asian Region. For this 16th edition, forty four teams have confirmed their participation. More than 65% of the confirmed teams are...

Stress Free Lifestyle Carnival 2015 PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 05 March 2015 11:10

Event FlyerDate:  Sunday March 22, 2015

Time:  7.00am – 2.00pm

Venue: Jalan Padang Kota Lama, Esplanade, Penang

            In conjunction with its 10th anniversary, D’Home Mental Health Association will be organizing a fun-filled charity carnival on March 22. The event is endorsed by the Penang State Government. The main objectives of this event are bring hope and meaning in life to the mentally disabled and their care-givers. Moreover, to create mental health awareness in the...

Hokkien New Year (Thni Kong Seh) PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 26 February 2015 18:23

PAI TI KONGDate: 26 February 2014

Time: 7.00pm to 12 midnight

Venue: Chew Jetty / Hillway Road (Penang Hill), Ayer Itam

Hokkien New Year or Thni Kong Seh (Jade Emperor’s Birthday) in Hokkien falls on the ninth day of Chinese New Year. It is celebrated all over Malaysia but on a grander scale in Penang due to the large population of Hokkien Chinese on the island and mainland.

The biggest Hokkien New Year celebrations will take place at the Jade Emperor temple at Chew Jetty and on Penang Hill...

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