Events

 

In-Between Arts Festival

The second In-Between Arts Festival brings together a melange of art, music, dance and culture in the form of secret suppers with performances.


 

Penang Art Open Competition

Annual Contemporary Art Competition which gives the opportunity for young artists to compete for prizes.

  • Date: December 2-31
  • Venue: Penang State Museum Art Gallery, Dewan Sri Pinang
  • Contact: +604 226 1461
  • Email: enquiries@penangmuseum.gov.my
  • Website: www.penangmuseum.gov.my

 

Penang Island Jazz Festival

The 10th annual jazz festival, with jazz by the beach on December 7 and 8.

  • Date: December 5-8
  • Venue: Various locations
  • Contact: +6012 296 7800
  • Email: info@penangjazz.com
  • Website: www.penangjazz.com

Marrying Me: The Musical

"Still no boyfriend ah?" With everyone around her tying the knot, ambitiously single Stephanie just wants to say “I don’t,” but her mother and meddling aunt have other ideas.

  • Date: December 5-8
  • Venue: Penangpac
  • Contact: +604 899 1722/2722
  • Email: info@penangpac.org
  • Website: www.penangpac.org

 

Pikom PC Fair

The National ICT Association of Malaysia holds its PC fair in Penang.

  • Date: December 6 - 8
  • Venue:Penang International Sports Arena (PISA)
  • Contact: +604 538 8471
  • Email: info@penexpo.com.my
  • Website: www.penexpo.com.my

 

Penang Pesta Dragon Boat Race 2013

Three days of dragon boat races between international teams.

  • Date: December 7 - 8
  • Venue: Teluk Bahang Dam
  • Contact: +604 650 5136
  • Email: secretary@penangdragonboat.gov.my
  • Website: www.penangdragonboat.gov.my

 

Aesop’s Fables

Learn and laugh with New York City-based master puppeteer and author Jim West as he presents seven of Aesop's classic moral tales such as The Tortoise and the Hare.

  • Date: December 9 - 10
  • Venue: Penangpac
  • Contact: +604 899 1722/2722
  • Email: info@penangpac.org
  • Website: www.penangpac.org

 

Workshop on Researching Women and Society

Organised by the Women's Development Research Centre (Kanita).

  • Date: December 19
  • Venue: University Conference Hall (DPU), USM
  • Contact: +604 653 3681
  • Email: pppw.kanita@gmail.com
  • Website: www.kanita.usm.my

 

Guided Walk in the Botanic Gardens

  • Date: December 28
  • Venue: Penang Botanic Gardens
  • Time: 9.30am-10.30am
  • Contact: +604 263 1166
  • Email: darren@penangglobaltourism.com

 

An Evening of Lights at Khoo Kong Si

Lights, cultural performances and stalls selling knickknacks and Penang food.

  • Date: December 28
  • Venue: Khoo Kong Si, 18, Cannon Square
  • Time: 7pm-10pm
  • Contact: +604 263 1166
  • Email: darren@penangglobaltourism.com

 

Francis Light Cemetery Tour

Guided tour of the Protestant Cemetery, resting place of Penang’s European pioneers.

  • Date: December 29
  • Venue: Meet at Little Penang Street Market Information Counter at 1.50pm
  • Contact: +604 264 2631
  • Email: info@pht.org.my



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