The annual Pesta Pulau Pinang is back! Expect unique rides, various stalls selling local products, and concerts by local performers. There’s nothing quite like the spirit of a funfair, and this month-long Pesta has it in spades.

  • Date: November 23-January 1, 2020
  • Time: 6pm-12am
  • Venue: Tapak Pesta Pulau Pinang
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Rhythmic drums and highly charged musical performances are set to draw big crowds to this year’s Butterworth Fringe Festival. The two-day, free-to-attend event is a good way to
spend time with your family and fill your belly at the food stalls selling tantalising street bites. There will also be interactive workshops, artisan bazaar, fun activities and

  • Date: December 7-8
  • Time: 5-11pm
  • Venue: Padang Pemuda Merdeka, Butterworth



Love Thy Rabbit is the story of Wangi, who is on the verge of committing suicide after being cheated by her sweet-talking playboy boyfriend, Roy. She encounters a talking rabbit,
Arn, and takes Arn in as a pet in her apartment. To her amazement, Arn turns out to be a magical rabbit that can transform into other animals – except a human being.

  • Dates and times: December 13-14 at 8.30pm; December 15 at 3pm
  • Venue: Penangpac
  • Ticket prices: RM43 for adults; RM33 for students, senior citizens above 60, OKU and TAS Card Holders
  • Contact: +604 899 1722/2722
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If you’re a movie lover and enjoy movie soundtracks, head to the Penang Symphony Orchestra’s Cinematic Concert. Experience an unforgettable evening of listening to live versions
of songs from iconic films such as West Side Story, The Sound of Music, Titanic and more.Date: December 15

  • Time: 8.15pm
  • Venue: Dewan Sri Pinang
  • Ticket prices: RM30 and RM50
  • Contact: +6015 451 6059 (Chuah Boon Yew)


Immersion, Appreciation and Tribute Project (IMPACT) is back in its 13th year. Organised by Universiti Sains Malaysia’s School of Communication, IMPACT has become a prominent
avenue for all media and communication students from Malaysia and the South-east Asian region to build connections, exchange creativity and garner collaborations with the media
industry. There will be exciting talks from prominent media industry players, competitions, students' showcase and many more. Everyone is invited!



Penang Math Platform’s Two-Day Fun Math Camp is an excellent way to practice and learn mathematical concepts. Children will also learn about teamwork, leadership and presentation

  • Dates: December 11-12
  • Time: 8.30am-5pm
  • Venue: Penang Math Platform, 1, Jalan Kaki Bukit, Gelugor
  • Contact: +604 373 0796
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