EVENTS
ALL EVENTS

Whether you are drawn to the drama of a street parade, the spirituality of a prayer ritual or the beauty of an avant-garde theatre performance, there is bound to be an event around the corner waiting to be experienced.

Weekend markets abound in Penang. Vendors are an assorted mix of small business owners to passionate hobbyists presenting their wares and services to a curious crowd. Markets like Occupy Beach Street, Artisan Market on Pitt Street and Sunday Pop Up Market at Hin Bus Depot are great places to buy local, handmade products and meet the individuals producing them face-to-face. There are usually street performances, workshops or activities during these markets that provide opportunities for participants to interact, learn something or simply have fun.

Ever think sports event are for professionals only? The Asia Pacific Masters Games may sound intimidating but is really an event that has a variety of sports for a wide age group. Participants get to choose the nature of the event they get involve in, whether it is competitive, recreational or social. Elsewhere, don’t miss out on Penang’s annual Dragon Boat Festival which is as much a display of physical strength as it is a cultural spectacle.

Penang Institute, the state government’s policy think tank frequently holds forums, panels and the occasional book launch for those that crave intellectual stimulation from discussions that range of inclusive politics to Southeast Asian photography.


Event Date: 24 Sep 2017
Join us for a breezy Sunday morning walk where you’ll not only see and learn, but possibly meet some furry friends!
Address: Taman Rimba Teluk Bahang, Teluk Bahang, 11050, Penang
Event Date: 23 Sep 2017
Come join us and make this bit of green in the heart of Penang your very own adventure!
Address: Meeting Point: Guard House, Penang Botanic Gardens, Waterfall Gardens, 10350, Penang
Event Date: 23 Sep 2017
Come and discover Acheen Street, Cannon Street and Armenian Street in the multicultural heart of George Town, and witness its extraordinary rich and unique social heritage.
Address: Meeting Point: George Town World Heritage Incorporated 116 & 118 Lebuh Acheh, George Town, 10200, Penang
Event Date: 22 Sep 2017
Awal Muharram marks a very significant event in Islamic hitory Prophet Muhammad's (PBUH) emigration from Mecca to Medina.
Event Date: 22 Sep 2017
A guided night walking tours will introduce George Town's architectural and cultural wonders.
Address: Meeting Point: Main Entrance of Whiteaways Arcade Lebuh Pantai, George Town, 10300, Penang
Event Date: 16 Sep 2017
The Penang State Government commemorates the establishment of Malaysia Day.
Event Date: 09 Sep 2017
The different types of chinese Opera; Teochew, cantonese, Hokkien and so on... can you differentiate them? Come find out!
Address: Meeting Point: Main Entrance of Whiteaways Arcade Lebuh Pantai, George Town, 10300, Penang
Event Date: 09 Sep 2017 - 10 Sep 2017
Penang International Green Carnival 2017 is fulfilling the commitment towards environment with awareness and protection on 9th and 10th September at SETIA SPICE Arena, from 10am to 6pm with exciting environmental related activities and performance. The annual event is jointly organised by Penang Green Council (PGC) and Malaysian Green Building Confederation (MGBC) Northern Chapter.
Address: Setia SPICE Arena, Penang.
Event Date: 02 Sep 2017 - 03 Sep 2017
Based on Jean Cocteau’s seminal monologue, Joe Sidek’s directorial debut explores the dark depths of depression as a result of latent insecurities about love and loneliness. Starring Susan Lankaster.
Address: Loft 29, Gat Lebuh Gereja, George Town, 10200, Penang
Event Date: 31 Aug 2017
Celebrating the independence of Malaya, 59 years ago.
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