EVENTS
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Festival of Cheng Chooi Chor Soo Kong's Birthday

Event Date
20 Feb 2018


The "Fire Watching" ceremony is a traditional ceremony to predict the economy outlook of Penang. This special prayer is also conducted to commemorate the birthday of Cheng Chooi Chor Soo Kong Deity of the temple. The ceremony is an annual event that attracts dedicated devotees not only from Penang but also Indonesia and Thailand to this famous Snake Temple which was formerly known as Ban Ka Lan in Hokkien. Besides the Fire Watching ceremony, devotees and visitors will also be entertained by various cultural dances, food stalls, exhibitions and exciting peformances.

Programme:
MAIN STAGE
7.30pm 
Warriors Drum Beating Performance
Cultural Dance

8.00pm
Opening Ceremony
Snake Dance Performance

8.30pm
Dragon Dance Performance
Cultural Dance

9.00pm 
Song by 2017 Pesta Singing Contest Champion Ms Chuah
Snake Charmer Performance

9.30pm 
God of Prosperity Dance
China Cultural Acrobatic Performance

10.30pm 
Five Northern Lions Performance on Tales
Magic Show by M. Quest Academic
Cultural Show

11.30pm
Mandarin Throwing

ACTIVITIES & PERFORMANCE IN FRONT OF SNAKE TEMPLE
6.30pm Chingay Performance
7.00pm Lion & Dragon Dance / Cultural Troop & Children Welcoming Quest
8.30pm Warrior Drums Performance
9.00pm Performance of 2 Lion Dance on Stilts
9.30pm God of Prosperity & Mascot Gifts Distribution
10.00pm Stilts Walker ( 4 Characters)
11.00pm Dragon Dance / Snake Dance
11.30pm 5 Northern Lion Performance
               Performance of 2 Lion Dance on Stilts
12.00pm Fireworks

NOTE :- FLAME WATCHING CREMONY WILL BE IN THE TEMPLE AT 12MIDNIGHT

6.00pm - 12 Midnight
Chinese Opera Show
Exhibition by Various Chor Soo Kong Temples & penangangkongkeng.com
Chinese Martial Art Performance
Indian Fortune Teller (Bird)
Photo Corner
Fortune Teller
Exhibition by Ung Hoay Association & Cheang Chew Association
Traditional Children Games
Dog Fashion Show
Chinese Orchestral on Floats
Wishing Well
Traditional Food
Art & Handicraft
Vegetable & Fruit Crafting Demo & Exhibition
Art of Rice & Name Art
Wood Carving
Art Drawing
Air Plane Origami (Paper)
Chinese Calligraphy
Chinese Arts & Seal Engraving
Grass Hopper (Leaf)
Henna Indian Arts
Art of Beads Shoe
Stone Drawing
Paper Cutting & Making Gimmick
Workshop
Flour Doll Making
Little Lantern Drawing
Drawing Paper Cutting and Folding (Dog)
Art of Paper Cutting
Vegetable & Fruit Carving
DIY Key Chain & Accessories (Immitation Jewellery)


Contact Number
+6012-433 1918

Address
Jalan Sultan Azlan Shah, Bayan Lepas Industrial Park, 11900 Bayan Lepas, Penang