In conjunction with Penang Chinese New Year Celebration 2016, the Penang State Government will be organising a first of its kind Chinese New Year Lantern Festival in year 2016.
Penang’s iconic temple, ‘Kek Lok Si’ or the Temple of Supreme Blissis said to be the largest Buddhist temple in Southeast Asia, and arguably one of the most famous in Penang. Kek Lok Sihas started preparing for its annual lighting ceremony.
The Penang Hot Air Balloon Fiesta returns on the 9th & 10th of February 2016! But, counting down to that, let's start the party with the Penang Hot Air Balloon Mini Fiesta! Happening on 13 Dec 2015 at Occupy Beach Street, find out what's in store for you!
MAKING Life with Diabetes Better 2015 is organize by Lions Club International District 308b2 Region 2 Zone 7and Zone 8 to present the event 10 THOUSANDS STEPS WITH LIONS.
The Festival of Taalam 2015, in conjunction with George Town Festival 2015 will be a 2-hour showcase of Indian cultural heritage in the form of a fusion musical performance of tabla, veenai and sitarwhich will be accompanied by Kuchipudi and Bharatanatyam performance.
On August 15 and 16, George Town Festival will ferry its annual celebrations to the mainland for the inaugural Butterworth Fringe Festival, featuring pop-up bookstores, movie screenings, creative crafts, exhibitions, presentations, live performances and much more.
To be held for the sixth year, George Town will once again be transformed into a living canvas during the month-long George Town Festival 2015 that celebrates George town's UNESCO Heritage Site listing.
Lighthouse Coffee is organizing the Battle of Baristas Championship at Straits Quay. Objective of this Championship is to develop the growth, quality and recognition of the Barista profession career in Malaysia.
Penang Community Chest, is a non-profit organisation registered with the Registrar of Societies (ROS), help to provide the needs of dialysis patients in the state and operate CAT dialysis centre in Penang.
Penang International Lion Dance On Stilts Championship organized by Penang Tourism Development Committee and Wushu, Lion & Dragon Dance Association Penang
South East Asia's first ever outdoor Transformers exhibition is happening right in George Town, Penang! Roll out at the Esplanade and be amazed by gigantic displays of Optimus Prime and Bumblebee.
Penang will be hosting the inaugural Penang Anime Matsuri - Summer Party, a family friendly festival (Matsuri) focusing on Anime, Cosplay, Game (ACG) and Japan pop culture set in the beautiful UNESCO World Heritage Site of George Town on the 23rd and 24th of May.
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.