On the 17th day of the holy Ramadan month, a national-level celebration called the Nuzul Al-Quran is held to commemorate the day Prophet Muhammad S.A.W first received the revelation from Heaven. It is observed as a public holiday in most states in Malaysia.
Returning for the second time in Penang, the 2nd International Kungfu Festival 2019 will gather Senior Masters from Penang and overseas to present performances, life demonstrations, showcase of techniques, style of usage and share the secret of application in Kungfu.
Enjoy a weekend of pulsating thrills and spills to the tune of the vigorous beating of drums, strong thrust of roars and various stage performances as the dragon boat teams battle it out in the water to be the champions.
Bagan Festival @ Butterworth Art Walk is inspired through Car Free evening aimed at reducing the use of cars on roads. To bring the community closer to local arts and culture, Bagan Festival celebrates Hari Raya Aidilfitri.
Address: Butterworth Art Walk, Lorong Bagan Luar 2
George Town Heritage Celebrations celebrates the living heritage of George Town - its multicultural practices, traditional food, arts and crafts, as well as cultural festivities and arts events that highlight history and local cultural pride.
Penang's most anticipated cultural festival, George Town Festival celebrates George Town's 2008 inscription as UNESCO World Heritage Site as well as Penang's strong passion for local arts and entertainment.
Penang Global Tourism is the new state tourism bureau set up to work with key tourism players inside & outside of Penang, to promote the state through better-forged ties, reliable data & feedback and synergistic activities.