A selection of events in Malaysia happening in July 2017.
Here are some upcoming events in July that will help burn the calories from indulging in Raya goodies, such as the Visit Pahang Century Ride 2017 and Ipoh International Run 2017.
There are also fun-filled family and cultural experiences such as Dinosaurs Alive in Kuala Lumpur and George Town Festival. Read on!
FUN AND CULTURAL EVENTS
DINOSAURS ALIVE IN KUALA LUMPUR
(14 July–31 December 2017; Malaysia Tourism Centre, Kuala Lumpur)
Dinosaurs Alive will be an educational experience for kids. — Pic courtesy of www.dinosaursalive.asia
The exhibition is a fun-filled, immersive and interactive family experience under a massive, air-conditioned Big Top populated with over 30 life-size moving, roaring creatures from the Jurassic Age. Organized by The Creative Alliance Exhibitions, tickets are available at the venue’s Box Office.
Visit the website for ticket details.
GEORGE TOWN FESTIVAL
(July–September; various venues in George Town)
Enjoy all things cultural at the George Town Festival. — Pic courtesy of George Town Festival Facebook Page
The George Town Festival was inaugurated in 2010 as a concerted effort to promote arts and heritage in Penang. It also aims to highlight George Town as the premier cultural hub in the ASEAN region.
Featuring theatre performances, dances and art exhibitions, the event is organized by the Penang State Government, Municipal Council of Penang Island, George Town World Heritage Incorporated and Penang Global Tourism.
View the full list of events and ticket details at the website.
KOTA KINABALU INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL
(7–14 July and 22–29 July; Kota Kinabalu)
View a selection of world-class films at KKIFF — Pic courtesy of KKIFF Facebook Page
Watch a selection of films from Germany, Denmark, Brazil, Italy, Argentina, Georgia, France, Spain and New Zealand, as well as CINEBALU selections from ASEAN, Korea and Taiwan. The screening will take place at MBO Cinemas of Imago Mall in Kota Kinabalu.
For details, visit the website.
VISIT PAHANG CENTURY RIDE 2017
(9 July; Bukit Gambang Resort City)
Cycling enthusiasts should give the Visit Pahang Century Ride a try. — Pic courtesy of Visit Pahang Century Ride Facebook Page
Get your riding gears and bicycle ready! Established in 2012, it is the biggest cycling event in the East Coast. The ride is scheduled to kick into gear on 9 July at 7.30 am, and will begin and end at Bukit Gambang Resort City.
The event is organized by Tourism Pahang and the Pahang state office of the Ministry of Culture, Art and Tourism.
IPOH INTERNATIONAL RUN 2017
(6 August; Registration closes 15 July; Ipoh)
Burn fat and gain stamina with a run! — Pic courtesy of Ipoh International Run Facebook Page
Founded in 1985, the event is aimed towards producing vibrant and intelligent citizens of Ipoh and making Ipoh City an international destination for sports tourism.
The race will flag off at Dataran Bandaraya Ipoh on 6 August at 6.30 am. Interested? You have until 15 July to register.
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