Events

 

Penang Yosakoi Parade

A street party featuring dances and attractions representing festivals of Japan, as well as some of Penang’s famous festivals.


 

Property Expo at sPICE


 

Let’s Go European

The KLPac symphonic band under the batons of Kevin Christensen, Poss Jones, Haward Ng and Mustaqim Abdullah brings us a range of classic and modern symphonies from Europe.

  • Date: March 8-9
  • Venue:Penangpac
  • Contact:+604 899 1722/2722
  • Email:info@penangpac.org
  • Website: www.penangpac.org

Dr Wu Lien-Teh Commemorative Symposium

Public lecture on "Human Habitat, Habits and Health: Informing Our Future with Lessons from History" and medical symposium.

  • Date: March 9-10
  • Venue:E&O Hotel and Penang Medical College
  • Contact:+604 228 3306 (ext 204)
  • Email:secretariat@penanginstitute. org

 

Art of Khaw Sia & Kuo Ju Ping, Pioneers of Malaysian Art, Exhibition

The KLPac symphonic band under the batons of Kevin Christensen, Poss Jones, Haward Ng and Mustaqim Abdullah brings us a range of classic and modern symphonies from Europe.

  • Date: March 9-30
  • Venue:The Art Gallery, Belissa Row, Level 4
  • Contact:+6017 226 6228
  • Email:enquiry@theartgallerypg.com
  • Website: www.theartgallerypg.com

 

“Penang's Promise of an International and Intelligent City” Talk and Panel Discussion

Interactive panel discussion on how Penang’s promise of an international and intelligent city could and should materialise.

  • Date: March 13
  • Time: 1.30pm-5.30pm
  • Venue:E&O Hotel
  • Contact:+603 2722 8335
  • Email:info@mdbc.com.my
  • Website: www.mdbc.com.my

 

Das Leben der Anderen (The Lives of Others)

German film with English subtitles set in East Berlin in 1984, featuring a Stasi officer spying on a playwright.

  • Date: March 4
  • Venue:Malaysian German Society, 250 Jalan Air Hitam
  • Contact:+604 229 6853
  • Email:office@mgs-penang.com
  • Website: www.mgs.org.my

 

Penang Night Education Fair

An exhibition of higher education options for students.

  • Date: March 14-16
  • Venue:Auto City, Juru
  • Contact:+604 538 8471
  • Email:info@penexpo.com.my
  • Website: www.penexpo.com.my

 

“Lessons from the Financial Crisis for the Future of Asia” by Professor Kiyohiko Nishimura

Lecture on lessons learned from the past two decades of unprecedented boom and bust experienced by developed economies, and their implications on the future of Asian economies.

  • Date: March 17
  • Time: 2pm-4pm
  • Venue:Wawasan Open University
  • Contact:+604 228 3306 (ext. 204)
  • Email:secretariat@penanginstitute.org

 

Penang Water Colour Society’s 31st Annual Exhibition

  • Date: March 17-1 April
  • Venue:Penang State Museum Art Gallery, Dewan Sri Pinang
  • Contact:+604 226 1461
  • Email:enquiries@penangmuseum. gov.my
  • Website: www.penangmuseum.gov.my

 

Guided Walk at the Penang Botanic Garden

Connecting with nature through emotional effects.

  • Date: March 29
  • Time: 9.30am
  • Venue:Penang Botanic Gardens (entrance)
  • Email:darren@ penangglobaltourism.com

 

Lacala Discovery Walk

Focusing on this multicultural historic city in the heart of George Town, the walk includes Lebuh Acheen, Lebuh Cannon and Lebuh Armenian.

  • Date: March 29
  • Time: 10am-11.30am
  • Venue:George Town World Heritage Incorporated (GTWHI), 116 & 118 Lebuh Acheh
  • Contact:+604 261 6606
  • Email:chungwei@gtwhi.com.my

 

An Evening of Lights at the Khoo Kongsi Temple

Chinese art, cultural performances and stalls selling handmade knickknacks and Penang street food.

  • Date: March 29
  • Time: 7pm
  • Venue:Khoo Kongsi Temple, 19 Cannon Square.
  • Contact:+604 263 1166
  • Email:darren@ penangglobaltourism.com

 

Little Penang Street Market

Handicraft stalls, antiques, art, books and local delicacies. There’s also live entertainment.

  • Date: March 30
  • Time:10am-5pm
  • Venue:Upper Penang Road
  • Contact:+6017 429 0806
  • Email:littlepenang@gmail.com
  • Website: www.littlepenang.com.my

 

Music in the Gardens

Music in the Gardens offers live music along with lush greenery and fresh air.

  • Date: March 30
  • Time:5.30pm-6.30pm
  • Venue:Penang Botanic Gardens
  • Contact:+604 263 1166
  • Email:darren@ penangglobaltourism.com



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