Wednesday, August 29, 2012

Mooncake Festival

29 September 2012
The Lantern Festival, also known as the Mid-Autumn or Mooncake Festival, traditionally signifies the end of the harvest season. Malaysian Chinese homes celebrate with family get-togethers, prayers, and mooncakes, while kids show off their latest lantern designs. Malls and landmarks in the city like Petaling Street will be gaily decorated with thousands of lit lanterns, while various other activities all add up to a festive atmosphere.

Central Market, Kuala Lumpur

Malaysian Open ATP World Tour 250

22 September 2012 - 30 September 2012
Enjoy great action at this tennis tournament. Catch the slick moves of the players as they vie for the coveted medal. Make your reservations early to watch it live!

Melaka Art & Performance Festival

18 September 2012 - 23 September 2012
MAPFest is developing a strong reputation for bringing leading Malaysian, Australian and international artists together in performances and exhibitions throughout Melaka's stunning heritage precinct, including the majestic ruins of St Paul's Church. Festival events are free to all, and attract thousands of spectators.

Malaysia Day Celebration

16 September 2012
Malaysia Day is held on September 16 yearly to commemorate the establishment of the Malaysian federation on the same date in 1963. Celebrations are held at various parts of the country.

Sarawak Regatta

14 September 2012 - 16 September 2012
Historically and culturally significant, the Sarawak Regatta traces its origins to the days of the Rajah Charles Brooke. The regatta relives the former glory with traditional long boat and dragon boat races, as well as a host of traditional contests and games.

Kuching Waterfront, Sarawak