EVENTS

Event Date: 01 Aug 2019 - 29 Aug 2019
Penang celebrates the Hungry Ghost Festival with staged opera performances and puppet shows at roadsides.
Event Date: 24 Aug 2019
"KBJ Ratu Kebaya" is a beauty pageant that aims to promote the Baba & Nyonya culture in Penang. The event will also raise funds for selected charity homes in Penang.
Address: Kompleks Bukit Jambul
Event Date: 31 Aug 2019
Awal Muharram marks a very significant event in Islamic hitory Prophet Muhammad's (PBUH) emigration from Mecca to Medina.
Event Date: 31 Aug 2019
An annual event organised by KBJ that showcases the creativity of car modification enthusiasts, as well as car modifiers specialising in audio and visual sensations.
Address: Kompleks Bukit Jambul
Event Date: 31 Aug 2019
To commemorate Malaysia's Independence Day, an annual Merdeka Parade will be organised by the Penang State Government where over a hundred contingents representing various government agencies will be taking part in the parade.
Address: Esplanade
Event Date: 31 Aug 2019
Bagan Festival @ Butterworth Art Walk is inspired through Car Free evening aimed at reducing the use of cars on roads. To bring the community closer to local arts and culture, Bagan Festival celebrates Malaysia's Independence Day - Merdeka.
Address: Butterworth Art Walk, Lorong Bagan Luar 2
Event Date: 07 Sep 2019
Let your creativity take you to the moon and beyond. Parade with pride showcasing your very own creation. The evening is yours!
Address: Queensbay Mall
Event Date: 07 Sep 2019 - 08 Sep 2019
A large scale esports festival organised for the first time in Penang with the mission to establish the state as a gaming and esports hub in Malaysia and beyond. The festival will bring you gaming showcases, top esports championships and many more gaming related activities!
Address: SPICE Arena
Event Date: 08 Sep 2019
A Mid-Autumn Festival celebration at Penang's Bukit Mertajam where traditional Chinese lanterns of all shapes are beautifully lit and paraded by young children. There will also be competitions and street performance.
Event Date: 13 Sep 2019
The Lantern Festival or Mid-Autumn Festival is celebrated widely by the Chinese community in Penang and is a time when family and friends gather together to admire the full moon while savouring Moon Cakes, Chinese Tea and parading around with colourful Chinese lanterns.
Address: Padang Kota Lama, Lebuh Light, 10450 George Town, Penang
Event Date: 14 Sep 2019 - 15 Sep 2019
An action packed and exhilarating competition with teams from all over Malaysia, Vietnam, China and more battle it out for the championship title with their most creative and original lion dance performances.
Event Date: 16 Sep 2019
A significant date in the history of Malaysia as it marks the joining together of Malaya, Sabah and Sarawak to form Malaysia in 1963.
Event Date: 28 Sep 2019 - 07 Oct 2019
Penang celebrates the Nine Emperor Gods Festival with skewering and fire walking rituals and an extensive procession on the last day.
Address: Rumah Berhala Tow Boo Kong, 894 & 896, MK14, Jalan Raja Uda, Butterworth, 12300, Penang
Event Date: 28 Sep 2019 - 29 Sep 2019
The first mini petting zoo in a mall. A great way to spend quality time with your kids, bring your family along to the KBJ Petting Zoo in the Mall where there'll be rabbit, chicks, goats, cats and more. There'll also be kids creative workshops, interactive games and other activities.
Address: Kompleks Bukit Jambul
Event Date: 28 Sep 2019
Bagan Festival @ Butterworth Art Walk is inspired through Car Free evening aimed at reducing the use of cars on roads. To bring the community closer to local arts and culture, Bagan Festival highlight and showcase arts of Butterworth in this Arts Festival.
Address: Butterworth Art Walk, Lorong Bagan Luar 2
Event Date: 29 Sep 2019 - 08 Oct 2019
A Hindu religious festival similar to the famous Chinese Nine Emperor Gods Celebration.