Malaysia Events July To Dec 2012


Malaysia Events July To Dec 2012

In the effort to enhance the tourism industry in Malaysia, the Tourism Ministry has planned many events that will be carried out for visitors like you to choose and participate in. Join and attend some of the events if you are in the vicinity to make your visit to Malaysia a memorable one.

Some of the highlights of the big events that you can consider joining are listed below.



JULY
AUGUST
SEPTEMBER
OCTOBER
NOVEMBER
DECEMBER


JULY MALAYSIA EVENTS

2 July - 30 Sept 2012 : Malaysia Contemporary Arts Tourism Festival

This Arts Tourism Festival organized by the Ministry of Tourism will be held throughout the country.

Tel: +6 03 2693 7111
Website: http://www.motour.gov.my


July 2012 : Ipoh Open International Run

Join the many runners in this international run which will be held in Ipoh, the capital of Perak. While here, remember to try the pomelo, a popular and juicy fruit of Perak.

The actual date of run will be confirmed by the organizer soon.

Further information can be obtained by contacting:

Tel: +6 05 208 3333.


7 July 2012 : Melaka UNESCO World Heritage City Celebration 2012

Join the city of Melaka in celebrating the UNESCO World Heritage City anniversary.

Tel: +6 06 231 6411Website: http://www.mbmb.gov.my


13-15 July 2012 : Rainforest World Music Festival, Sarawak Cultural Village

Visit Sarawak on the island of Borneo go to see the living museum known as Sarawak Cultural Village. Musicians from around the world will gather here to celebrate a fusion of nature, culture and ethnic music. If you have the time, head for Bako National Park near Kuching and you will not regret it.

Further information can be obtained by contacting:

Tel: +6 082 423 600
Website: www.sarawaktourism.com


July 2012 : Putrajaya Floria

Head for Putrajaya and see the many beautiful floral on display.

Further information can be obtained by contacting:

Tel: +6 03 8887 7137
Website: www.ppj.gov.my




15 July 2012 : Bon Odori Festival

This event is organized by Selangor State Office and will be held at Shah Alam Matsushita Stadium, Shah Alam.

Further information can be obtained by contacting:

Tel: +6 03 5510 8816


20 - 22 July 2012 : Port Dickson International Triathlon 2012, Negeri Sembilan

This triathlon consists of a combination of 3 events namely running, swimming and cycling. More than 1,000 participants from all over the world is expected to compete. This event will be held in the resort beach town of Port Dickson.

Further information can be obtained by contacting:

Tel: +6 06 765 9734
Website: www.admiralmarina.com.my


20 - 22 July 2012 : Sabah International Folklore Festival

Organized by Sabah Cultural Board, this annual event will be held at Sabah Cultural Centre, Penampang.

Further information can be obtained by contacting:

Tel: +6 088 259 457


July 2012 : Sarawak Regatta

This event is organized by Resident Office, Kuching Division.

Venue: Kuching Waterfront, Kuching, Sarawak.
Tel: +6 082 422 263


1-31 July 2012 : Kuala Lumpur Festival

Held throughout the city of Kuala Lumpur, this is the time to see the various events in KL.

Tel: +6 03 2052 3600
Website: www.kppk.gov.my


July-Aug 2012 : Malaysia Mega Sale Carnival

Held throughout the country, many shopping malls offer great discounts.

Tel: +6 03 2615 8188
Website: www.tourism.gov.my



AUGUST TOURISM MALAYSIA EVENTS


24 - 26 August 2012 : Royal Pahang Billfish International Challenge

Anglers will be competing for the biggest fish in this tropical rain forest of Rompin, Johor. This "catch and release" fishing event will have many international participants with attractive cash prizes to be won.

Further information can be obtained by contacting:

Tel: +6 03 2693 7111
Website: http://www.motour.gov.my


20 July 2012 - 19 Aug 2012 : Bazaar Ramadan

Many stalls that sell food for breaking fast will be set up during this time of fasting month by the Muslims.

Further information can be obtained by contacting:

Tel: +6 03 2693 7111
Website: www.motour.gov.my


31 August 2012 : Merdeka Celebration

This day commemorates Malaysia's 54th year of independance or 'Merdeka' in Malay Language. See the open air concert on the eve of Merdeka day on 30 August. The colourful parade will be held on the morning of the Merdeka Day. The Merdeka day celebration is held in every major city in Malaysia.

Further information can be obtained by contacting:

Tel: +6 03 2612 7600 
Website: http://www.pmo.gov.my



SEPT TOURISM MALAYSIA EVENTS 2012


1 Sept 2012 : Hari Raya Open House Celebration

Join the celebration as Malaysian muslim end their fasting month. Relatives and friends are invited to many open houses where they will be treated with various traditional food and delicacies. This year's event will be held in Perlis.

Further information can be obtained by contacting:

Tel: +6 03 2612 7600
Website: www.kpkk.gov.my


16 Sept 2012 : Malaysia Day Celebration

This day commemorates Sabah and Sarawak joining Peninsular Malaysia as a nation of Malaysia. This is the 3rd year where Malaysia Day will be celebrated in full scale and has been declared a public holiday throughout Malaysia.

Further information can be obtained by contacting:

Tel: +6 03 2612 7600 
Website: http://www.kpkk.gov.my


16 Sept 2012 : Music, Arts and Style International Festival (MASiF)

Enjoy all types of arts and music in Kuala Lumpur.

Further information can be obtained by contacting:

Tel: +6 03 4270 3865 
Website: http://www.masifestival.com


Sept 2012 : Merdeka Millenium Endurance Race

This event will be held at Sepang International Circuit, Selangor.

Further information can be obtained by contacting:

Tel: +6 03 8778 2200
Website: http://www.malaysiangp.com.my


29 Sept 2012 : Lantern Festival

Held in Central Market, the Lantern Festival is celebrated during the full moon of the Chinese Calendar that features many intricately designed lanterns with multiple motifs.

Tel: +6 03 2693 7111 
Website: http://www.motour.gov.my


27 Sept - 8 Oct 2012 : Textile Craft Promotion

Held in KL Craft Complex, this event features the batik and textiles products of Malaysia.

Tel: +6 03 2162 7459 
Website: http://www.kraftangan.gov.my


Sept-Oct 2012 : Malaysia Open ATP World Tour 250

Organized by the Ministry of Tourism, this is one of the major tennis event in Malaysia.

Tel: +6 03 2693 7111 
Website: http://www.motour.gov.my



OCTOBER TOURISM MALAYSIA EVENTS

1-31 October 2012 : Fabulous Food 1Malaysia- Malaysia International Gourmet Festival

This annual event features the delicacy of Malaysia.

Tel: +6 03 2693 7111 
Website: http://www.motour.gov.my


19-20 October 2012 : Rhythm of Kinabalu

This art expo will be held at KundasangSabah and is organized by National Department of Culture and Arts.

Tel: +6 03 2052 3600 
Website: http://www.kpkk.gov.my


20 - 21 October 2012 : 26th Mt. Kinabalu International Climbathon 2012

This two days event is one of "The World’s Toughest Mountain Race" where participants will scale 21km to the peak of Kinabalu mountain and descend in 3 hours. Remember to visit Poring Hot Spring and Kinabalu National Park if you have the time to spare.

Tel: +6 088 232 121 
Website: www.sabahtourism.com


October 2012 : Borneo International Yachting Challenge

This international yachting event will be held at Miri, Sarawak.

Tel: +6 085 423 033 


October 2012 : Malaysia Art Expo

This art expo will be held at MATRADE, Kuala Lumpur and is organized by Ministry of Information, Communication and Culture.

Tel: +6 03 2612 7600 
Website: http://www.kpkk.gov.my



NOVEMBER TOURISM MALAYSIA EVENTS


3-4 Nov 2012 : International Kolam Festival

This event to be held in the Curve Shopping Mall and is organized by National Department of Culture and Arts.

Further information can be obtained by contacting:

Tel: +6 03 2052 3600
Website: http://www.kpkk.gov.my


17 Nov 2012 : Deepavali Celebration and Open House

The triumph of good over evil is celebrated by Hindus on the seventh month of the Hindu calendar. This year's open house will be held in Perak.

Further information can be obtained by contacting:

Tel: +6 03 2612 7600
Email: info@heritage.gov.my


1 - 30 Nov 2012 : Fabulous Food 1Malaysia - ASEAN Food Heritage Trail

Taste an array of exquisite meals in this month-long festival. Known as Malaysia's premier gastronomic event, this event showcases Malaysia's finest restaurants and the exclusive menus they offer.

Tel: +6 03 2693 7111
Website: http://www.motour.gov.my


Nov 2012 : Raja Muda Selangor Regatta

This annual event will be held at Royal Selangor Yacht Club, Port Klang and is organized by Royal Selangor Yacht Club.

Further information can be obtained by contacting:

Tel: +6 03 3168 6964
Website: www.rsc.com.my


23-25 Nov 2012 : International Gong Festival

Held in Redeems Centre, Singei in the state of Sarawak, this annual event is organized by National Department for Culture and Arts.

Further information can be obtained by contacting:

Tel: +6 03 2052 3600
Website: http://www.kpkk.gov.my


25-30 Nov 2012 : International Indigeneous and Aborigines Art Festival

Held in Kuala Lumpur, this annual event is organized by National Department for Culture and Arts.

Further information can be obtained by contacting:

Tel: +6 03 2052 3600
Website: http://www.kpkk.gov.my


Nov 2012 : Kenaboi International Challenge

Held in Jelebu in Negeri Sembilan, this annual event is organized by National Department of Irrigation and Drainage, Negeri Sembilan.

Further information can be obtained by contacting:

Tel: +6 06 765 9650


Nov 2012 : Sultan's Cup Terengganu Endurance Challenge

This annual event is organized by Terengganu State Government.

Venue: International Endurance Park, Lembah Bidong, Setiu, Terengganu

Further information can be obtained by contacting:

Tel: +6 09 623 1957
Website: http://www.terengganu.gov.my


Nov 2012 : Kuala Lumpur International Film Festival (KLIFF)

This annual event is organized by National Film Development Corporation Malaysia.

Venue: Kuala Lumpur

Further information can be obtained by contacting:

Tel: +6 03 4104 1300
Website: http://www.finas.gov.my



End Nov 2012 to early Jan 2013 : Malaysia Year End Sale

The Malaysia Year End Sale offers great discounts and bargains on a wide variety of merchandise. This is the time for the ultimate shopping indulgence. Head for the many shopping complexes in the city and you will not regret it.

Tel: +6 03 2615 8188 
Website: www.tourism.gov.my



DECEMBER TOURISM MALAYSIA EVENTS


2 Dec 2012 : Cuti-Cuti 1Malaysia Dance Tourism Carnival

Organized by Ministry of Tourism, this event will be held in Kuala Lumpur.

Further information can be obtained by contacting:

Tel: +6 03 2693 7111
Website: www.motour.gov.my


Early Dec 2012 : Monsoon Cup Terengganu 2012

This Monsoon Cup is a part of the prestigious Swedish Match Tour. Take the opportunity to visit the many beautiful beaches here.

The date of the race will be announced in major newspaper.

Further information can be obtained by contacting:

Tel: +6 09 623 1957


1-31 Dec 2012 : Fabulous Food 1Malaysia-Street Food and Restaurant Festival

Held throughout Malaysia and organized by the Ministry of Tourism, this is a good time to try Malaysian delicacies.

Further information can be obtained by contacting:

Tel: +6 03 2693 7111
Website: www.motour.gov.my


Dec 2012 : Penang Chingay Parade

Held at Georgetown, Penang, this annual event is organized by Penang Chingay Association.

Further information can be obtained by contacting:

Tel: +6 04 261 8207
Website: www.penangchingay.org


Dec 2012 : Sepang 1000km Endurance Race

This event will be held at the Sepang International Circuit, Selangor.

Further information can be obtained by contacting:

Tel: +6 03 8778 2200
Website: www.malaysiangp.com.my


29 Dec 2012 : Christmas Celebration and Open House

Join the Malaysian christians as they celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ.

Further information can be obtained by contacting:

Venue: Melaka
Tel: +6 03 2612 7600
Website: www.kpkk.gov.my


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See the listing of events from Jan to June 2012.

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