Events

Heritage Hunt

Join the first ever Heritage Hunt 2015 in Pulau Tikus! Bring three to five family members or friends along and spend some quality time together exploring selected heritage and cultural sites in an event organised by Pulau Tikus state assemblyperson Yap Soo Huey.

Learn more about the history, culture and heritage that we all share, complete fun tasks and puzzles together, and stand a chance to win a prize in the Lucky Draw. Discover Pulau Tikus, one gem at a time.

  • Date: September 19 (registration ends September 4)
  • Time: 8am-1pm (7.30am check-in)
  • Registration site:https://event.howei.com/event/ hh2015
  • Registration fee: RM200 per team of three to five participants
  • Email: info@visitpenang.gov.my
  • Starting/assembly point:Balai Rakyat Jalan Cantonment

Street Party

Want to support local artisans and party at the same time? Then Party Lorong 3: Moonwalk Craft Market is the place to be. An event that promotes local and regional handmade crafts and artworks, as well as encourages the rebranding of traditional forms of arts and crafts, this year’s Party Lorong will also provide a platform for interactive learning between artists and craftspeople through dedicated workshops.

And what’s a party without food, drinks and night-long live music? A perfect wrap to the Chinese Mid-Autumn Festival indeed.


Music

Rediscover the masterpiece that shows us the meaning of life in Le Petit Prince: A unique concert for piano and violin. Based on Antoine de Saint Exupery’s celebrated novel, the concert closely weaves musical compositions for the violin and piano, played by Clara Cernat and Thierry Huillet, and will launch you into the universe of the most-read book in the world.

  • Date: September 11
  • Time: 8.30pm
  • Venue: Penangpac
  • Ticket prices: RM73 for Alliance
  • Contact: +604 899 1722 / 2722
  • Website:www.penangpac.org

Music

The Penang Philharmonic Orchestra's Beethoven's Seventh concert promises to take you on a classical journey. Joined by conductor Chan Tze Law and pianists Albert Tiu and Ng Chong Lim, the Penang Philharmonic Orchestra pushes the envelope by featuring two Steinway D pianos (hence the need for two pianists this time), so to those who know how rare it is to witness two pianists sharing a stage, don’t miss out!

  • Date: September 20
  • Time: 8pm
  • Venue: Dewan Sri Pinang
  • Ticket prices: RM50 and RM80
  • Contact: +604 262 2462/+6012 485 4733
  • Email: admin@penangphilharmonic.org

Book Fair

Get ready to spend some serious time and money at the World's Largest Floating Bookshop! With over 400 volunteers from more than 50 different nations, Logos Hope aims to bring knowledge, help and hope to people around the world.

  • Date: September 4-27
  • Time: 10am-9.30pm (Tuesday to Saturday), 2pm-9.30pm (Sunday)
  • Venue: Swettenham Pier Cruise Terminal
  • Website: www.logoshope.org

Forum

Have an idea that somehow coughed, sputtered and died? Revive your ideas at the A Million Little Things forum organised by Ideas Agent Meetup (IAM). This forum acts as a meeting ground for creative and innovative individuals in Penang. Explore how you can connect with like-minded participants to grow your little ideas, lend your ear to the presenters and show your support to different ideas and projects.

  • Date: September 20
  • Time: 2pm-6pm
  • Venue: Penangpac
  • Ticket prices: RM20
  • Contact: +6012 493 0193/+6012 476 0130
  • Website: www.ideasagentmeetup.com

Fair

Calling all Super Mums and Super Dads! Hang up your capes and calculators, and explore the extensive choices of education and hobbies to develop Super Kids at the Super Kids Education & Hobbies Fair. Expect education and hobbiesrelated products and services to shape your children’s future and inspire them to achieve goals.


Fair

Mums and Kids Fair invites you to explore and shop all the latest products and services in town! Feel free to compare prices and products; talk to the courteous sales agents to find the best product for you and your family.


Fitnesss

Parkour, a free-running sport that originated from France, is relatively new in Malaysia, and Tofu Organization is conducting a Parkour Workshop to introduce the sport to curious cats like you! This workshop helps to develop body coordination, strength and balance, and to build fundamental parkour training. Join the parkour workshop to understand the parkour philosophy and experience familiar environments by using your body to overcome obstacles.


Exhibition

The most anticipated food event, iFOODex, will return to sPICE Arena this month. Mark your calendar and make a visit to this award-winning exhibition. Limited booths are available, so if you are keen to participate, do drop them a line.

  • Date: September 25-27
  • Venue: sPICE Arena (formerly PISA)
  • Contact: +6012 236 2427
  • Email: info@m2-events.com
  • Website: www.ifoodex.com

Dance

The Penang Dance Makers proudly presents Show Out, a dance performance based on famous movies such as Titanic, Amelie, Fifth Element, Kingsman and many more. There will be different types of dance styles ranging from ballet to contemporary, jazz and hip hop to express each movie. It is a show not to be missed!

  • Date: September 16
  • Time: 8.30pm-10pm
  • Venue: Penangpac
  • Ticket price: RM38
  • Contact: +604 899 1722/2722



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