EVENTS

Event Date: 01 Jun 2020 - 31 Jul 2020
Durian is one of the most popular fruits in Penang and it is a must try for all visitors. During this fruit season, there will be ample of local fruits displayed to satisfy your appetite.
Address: Jalan Burma, Jalan Macalister, Jalan Anson, Anjung Indah Balik Pulau, Bao Sheng Durian Farm
Event Date: 04 Jul 2020
More than 400 old Scooter bikes from all over Malaysia, and the neighbouring countries like Singapore, Thailand and Indonesia will convene to compete.
Address: Kompleks Bukit Jambul
Event Date: 04 Jul 2020 - 05 Jul 2020
All under one roof, MITM brings you over 50 exhibitors with an extensive lineup of fantastic local and international travel deals, as well as travel-related products and services to satisfy the travel bug in you. 
Address: SPICE Arena
Event Date: 04 Jul 2020 - 05 Jul 2020
Organised to promote sports and teamwork among the youth, KBJ's Futsal Tournament is a great platform for maintaining a healthy lifestyle.
Address: Futsal Court, Kompleks Bukit Jambul
Event Date: 07 Jul 2020
George Town Heritage Celebrations is an annual event. It celebrates the living heritage of George Town and highlights interactive, educational programmes such as workshops and performances. It also raises awareness on the importance of safeguarding our shared cultural heritage. 
Address: George Town UNESCO World Heritage Site
Event Date: 11 Jul 2020 - 26 Jul 2020
George Town Festival (GTF) celebrates George Town as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, showcasing the richness and diversity of our arts, culture and heritage. Featuring local and international artists, performers, musicians and the local communities.
Address: George Town UNESCO World Heritage Site
Event Date: 16 Jul 2020 - 19 Jul 2020
It is the time of the year again to celebrate the flourishing nature, history and culture of Penang Hill. With more than 200 exciting events and activities lined up, PHC invites everyone to celebrate this wonderful conglomeration amid a 130-million-year-old tropical rainforest. 
Address: Penang Hill
Event Date: 17 Jul 2020 - 26 Jul 2020
A 10-day prayer ritual that draws many believers from all walks of life. In conjunction with the annual St. Anne's Feast, a candlelight procession is usually conducted at the church grounds during the night. 
Address: St. Anne's Church, Bukit Mertajam
Event Date: 25 Jul 2020
This festival is a Japanese Buddhist observance that honours the spirit of ancestors who return once a year to visit their families. The carnival-like atmosphere is made even merrier with food stalls, fireworks display, Japanese souvenirs, lively performances and games.
Event Date: 25 Jul 2020 - 02 Aug 2020
The Penang Orchid Show 2020 is a festival for orchid lovers and enthusiasts. It is a week-long event focusing on competitions and sale of orchids. Orchid judges from all states of Malaysia and Singapore convene at this grand event.
Address: Penang Botanic Gardens
Event Date: 14 Aug 2020 - 16 Aug 2020
The annual Penang International Paddy Festival will take place over three days in Permatang Pauh. There'll be a showcase on past triumphs of the paddy farmers through storytelling, music, traditional rice planting and traditional games. Also, various rice-related products and local arts & crafts will be exhibited.
Address: Kg. Terus, Permatang Pauh
Event Date: 19 Aug 2020
Also known as Maal Hijrah, it marks the first day in the Islamic Calendar [Hijrah Calendar]. It is equivalent to the 1st of January in the Gregorian Calendar. In most states, it is gazetted as a public holiday.
Event Date: 19 Aug 2020 - 16 Sep 2020
It is believed to be when the Gates of Hell are opened for spirits and ghosts to roam freely. Makeshift altars are erected at roadsides where giant joss sticks are lit and food is offered. Staged operas are also conducted for the entertainment of ghosts, spirits and the public on a nightly basis. 
Address: George Town & Around Penang
Event Date: 21 Aug 2020 - 23 Aug 2020
PIHEC 2020 will play host to a total of more than 350 booths represented by local and international industry players from Southern Asia, West Asia and Europe creating an opportunity to establish potential businesses with global halal industry players.
Address: SPICE Arena
Event Date: 22 Aug 2020
'KBJ Ratu Kebaya' is a beauty pageant that aims to promote & preserve the art of Nyonya Kebaya culture. It creates opportunities for young ladies to represent Malaysia on an International platform.
Event Date: 23 Aug 2020
Best known for its 15.5km challenge and picturesque nature view of the rainforest, PHHFC is back for the 7th year. Adventurous seekers and runners are encouraged to join this exhilarating race that aims to raise awareness towards environment conservation and heritage preservation at Penang Hill.
Address: Taman Rekreasi Kuari, Penang Botanic Gardens - Dataran, Penang Hill
Event Date: 31 Aug 2020
To commemorate Malaysia's Independence Day, an annual Merdeka Parade will be organised by the Penang State Government where over a hundred contingents representing various government agencies will be taking part in the parade.
Address: Penang Esplanade
Event Date: 11 Sep 2020 - 20 Sep 2020
TECHFEST2020 is a Penang-wide immersive festival that works to reframe, renew and reimagine different perspectives of technology by experiencing cutting-edge technologies such as business innovation, lifestyle choices, discoveries in science and medicines as well as challenging the viewpoints of culture and reality.
Address: George Town UNESCO World Heritage Site (Core Zone)
Event Date: 12 Sep 2020 - 20 Sep 2020
Miss Asia Global is one of the finest beauty pageants from the house of Pegasus in search of the most beautiful and talented women from all over the globe. For the very first time, Penang will host the pageant's World Finale.
Address: SPICE Convention Centre
Event Date: 16 Sep 2020
A significant date in history of Malaysia as it marks the joining together of Malaya, Sabah and Sarawak to form Malaysia in 1963.
Event Date: 19 Sep 2020 - 20 Sep 2020
Penang Pet Lovers Fiesta is an annual event that showcases many attractive activities and contests, held at Kompleks Bukit Jambul over two days.
Address: Kompleks Bukit Jambul
Event Date: 25 Sep 2020 - 27 Sep 2020
MATTA Fair is the biggest travel fair featuring licensed travel agencies and all other travel related companies in Malaysia. It provides visitors with a host of exciting and value for money travel options, with excellent business and travel opportunities as well.
Address: Setia SPICE Arena
Event Date: 26 Sep 2020
Unleash your creativity and join in the fun to design your very own lantern and parade it around the mall!
Address: Queensbay Mall
Event Date: 26 Sep 2020
A Mid-Autumn Festival celebration at Penang's Bukit Mertajam, where traditional Chinese lanterns of all shapes are beautifully lit and paraded by young children. There will also be competitions and street performances.
Address: Insa Dunia, Kampung Baru, Bukit Mertajam