29 May 2008

The 6th Ironbound Challenge Series

7 - 8 June 2008

Venue : Royal Belum, Gerik, Perak
Organiser : SNR Adventure Consultant
Phone : +605 8908888
Fax : +605 8908000

An endurance sport which lasts more than 6 hours across the jungle, cycle and kayak at the river. The event will see participation from local and foreign particpants.

Lanai Seni

7 June 2008

Venue : Perak Cultural Park, Perak
Organiser : KEKKWA Perak Cultural Park
Phone : +605 2537001
Fax : +605 2417017

To promote the culture and art activities at the Cultural Park among locals.

SRDC Hari Gawai Open House

7 June 2008

Venue : Multipurpose Hall SRDC Sibu Jaya, Sibu, Sarawak
Organiser : Sibu Rural Council
Phone : +6084-336077
Fax : +6084-324694

Pesta Babulang 2008 (Pesta Lumba Kerbau)

7 June 2008

Venue : Limbang, Sarawak
Organiser : Pesta Babulang Sarawak Bisaya Association
Contact : Antonio Kathy Galis
Phone : +6085-433503 / 433504 / +6019-8852705

19th World Church Music Conference

2 - 6 June 2008

Venue : Crown Plaza Riverside, Kuching, Sarawak
Organiser : Kuching Church Music Association
Contact : Mr Lawrence Ngu
Phone : +6016 8880813 / +6082-334775
Fax : +6082-344775
Email : kcmacom@gmail.com

Gawai Dayak Festival

1st June 2008

Venue : Throughout Sarawak
Organiser : Sarawak Tourism Board
Phone : +608 2423 600
Fax : +608 2416 700
Email : stb@sarawaktourism.com
Website : http://www.sarawaktourism.com/

A harvest festival celebrated by the state's indigenous people, particularly the Ibans and Dayaks, in their traditional costumes. It features ceremonial offerings of various local traditional delicacies and tuak - home made rice wine, to the gods of rice and prosperity. This unique festivity is a must see for local and foreign tourists alike.

Pesta Lun Bawang (Irau Aco Lun Bawang)

1 - 3 June 2008

Venue: Lawas, Sarawak
Organiser: Sarawak Lun Bawang Association
Contact: Robin Lusong / Mr Jerry Siran / Mr Abai Taie
Phone: +6019-8859455 / +6019-8154557 / +6013-8385773
Email: jerry.siranlangan@shell.com / abaiet@sarawaknet.gov.my

28 May 2008

MBI Anniversary National Level Orchid & Flower Carnival 2008

30 May until 8 Jun 2008

Venue: Ipoh City Hall Boulevard, Perak
Organiser: MBI/MTPNPK/Ipoh Orchid Association
Phone: +605 5063642
Fax: +605 5063642
Website: http://www.ipohorchid.com/

Orchid and Flower competition in conjunction with Ipoh City Council Anniversary 2008. Many types of orchids will be displayed for sale.

16 May 2008

Borneo Cultural Festival

27 June 2008 Until 5 July 2008

Experience the unique cultural contributions of the various ethnic groups from around the region, as they converge in Sibu for a weeklong celebration of song and dance at the Sibu Town Square.Besides the local overwhelming response, this festival also attracted tourists mainly from China, Hong Kong, Singapore, Thailand, Brunei, as well as other nearby countries.

Venue:Sibu, Sarawak
Phone: +60 (0)82 423600
Fax: +60 (0)82 416700
Email: stb@sarawaktourism.com
Website: http://www.sarawaktourism.com/

Disney's 'Beauty and the Beast' The Broadway Musical

24 June 2008 Until 3 July 2008

Nominated for nine Tony awards including Best Musical, this eye-popping musical has been wowing audiences world-wide with record breaking runs in New York, Los Angeles, Toronto, Sydney, Tokyo and London's West End.

Venue:Plenary Hall, Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre, Kuala Lumpur
Phone: +6012-236 5255 - Ynette Kang
Fax: +603-2284 9669
Email: ynette@yvents.com.my
Organiser:Yvents Sdn. Bhd, 29-5 The Boulevard, Mid Valley City, Lingkaran Syed Putra, 59200 Kuala Lumpur
Phone: +603-7726 2002(General Information)
Fax: +603 2096 1811
Website: http://www.yvents.com.my/

Fiesta San Pedro

23 June 2008 Until 29 June 2008

Fiesta San Pedro or Feast of Saint Peter is a major annual celebration for the Portuguese community in Melaka. It is celebrated with traditional games, cultural performances, food fair and best decorated boat contest.

Venue:Portuguese Settlement, Melaka
Phone: +606 281 2924
Fax: 606 288 2951
Organiser:JKKK Portuguese Settlement

Fraser's Hill International Bird Race 2008

21 June 2008 Until 22 June 2008

The event aims to promote Fraser's Hill as an important bird watching destination, with large species of mountain birds making their home here, as well as the presence of migratory birds.

Venue:Raub, Pahang
Phone: +609 517 1623/517 1624
Fax: +609 517 1626
Email: pkbf@streamyx.com
Website: http://www.pkbf.org.my/
Organiser:Fraser's Hill Development Corporation

Super GT International Series Malaysia

20 June 2008 Until 22 June 2008

The high profile and most popular racing series in Japan is brought to the Sepang International Circuit in Malaysia. The Japan GT, an adrenalin rush competition which will draw racing enthusiasts worldwide to Malaysia. Don't misst out on the event!

Venue:Sepang, Selangor
Phone: 603 8778 2222 for ticketing enquiries / +603 8778 2200 for general enquiries
Fax: 603 8778 2227
Email: ticket@malaysiangp.com.my
Website: http://www.malaysiangp.com.my/
Organiser:Sepang International Circuit Sdn. Bhd.

23rd Sabah Dragon Boat Race 2008

15 June 2008 Until 15 June 2008

One of the state’s main annual events, the Sabah Dragon Boat Race has drawn international participants from Australia, Hong Kong, Japan, China and Brunei.

Venue:Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
Phone: 6088 232 121/260 431
Fax: 6088 265 540/219 401
Email: zachary@sabahtourism.com
Website: http://www.sabahtourism.com/
Organiser:Sabah Tourism Board/Sri Pelancongan Sabah Sdn.Bhd

Global Indian Shopping Festival 2008

30 May 2008 Until 8 June 2008

Exhibiting Indian based products such as traditional attire, accessories, body art, house hold décor, brassware as well as food and medicine, the event is regarded the largest Indian Shopping Festival in the Asia Pacific region. The Global Indian Shopping Festival has attracted about 471,533 locals and more than 11,000 visitors last year; from countries like Europe, United States, Middle East, South Asia, ASEAN, Australia and New Zealand.

Venue:Mid Valley Mega Mall, Kuala Lumpur
Phone: 603 2278 5555
Fax: 603 2278 5544
Email: mailto:info@agendasuria.com
Website: http://www.agendasuria.com/
Organiser:Agenda Suria Communication Sdn. Bhd.

Stirring Odissi - The Exhibition

27 May 2008 Until 22 June 2008

GALERI PETRONAS, in collaboration with Sutra Dance Theatre and as part of the 4th International Stirring Odissi Festival 2008 in Kuala Lumpur, presents artworks inspired by Odissi (an Indian Classical dance style originated from Orissa) comprising paintings, drawings, sculptures and photographs by Malaysian and Indian artists. This exhibition is curated by Dr. Dinanath Pathy of India and Sivarajah Natarajan of Malaysia.

Venue:GALERI PETRONAS, Level 3, Suria KLCC, Kuala Lumpur
Phone: +6 03 20517770
Website: http://www.galeripetronas.com.my/

Cirque Balagan Style Extravaganza

26 May 2008 Until 1 June 2008

Blending classical commedia dell' arte with hundreds of years legacy of european circus and modern cirque style entertainment, BALAGAN (Russian for "Marketplace circus") combines unique music, choreography, athleticism and comedy.

Venue:Plenary Hall, Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre, Kuala Lumpur
Phone: 603-79682002
Fax: 603-79688844
Organiser:Radius Exhibits & Interiors Sdn.Bhd, Unit 3A07 & 507, Block G, Phileo Damansara 1, No.9, Jalan6/11, Off Jalan Damansara, Petaling Jaya, Selangor

06 May 2008

Trip to Bubu Mountain

6 - 8 June 2008

anyone interested?

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World Amateur Inter-Team Golf Championship (Round 3)

26 May 2008 Until 29 May 2008

This is round-3 of the 15th Edition of World Amateur Inter-Team Golf Championship (WAITGC) since its inception in 2004. This event will aid in the promotion of Malaysia as a top golfing destination

Venue:Tanjong Puteri GR & Pulai Springs CC, Johor
Phone: 603-5633 2079 / 603-5634 2078
Fax: 603-5632 7879
Email: waitgc@streamyx.com
Website: http://www.waitgc.com/index.html

Colours & Flavours of Malaysia 2008

24 May 2008 Until 24 May 2008

Get a fascinating glimpse of the Malaysian cultures, to be showcased through colourful parades and traditional performances as well as crafts. Savour the mouth-watering local delicacies and visit spectacular exhibitions happening nationwide during this time.

Venue:Dataran Perdana, Putrajaya
Phone: +6 03 2696 3171/ 26937111
Fax: +6 03 2696 3142 / 603 2691 3358
Email: event_kpl@motour.gov.my
Website: http://www.coloursofmalaysia.com.my/
Organiser:Ministry of Tourism Malaysia
Website: http://www.motour.gov.my/

Kelantan International Kite Festival 2008

24 May 2008 Until 27 May 2008

The international event sees participation from countries such as Germany, United States, Britain, France, Australia, Netherlands, Japan, China, Thailand, Singapore and Brunei. There are 11 types of kites (locally known as Wau), to be competed in three competition categories of local, national and international levels. The festival will also feature expo and sales carnival, fishing competition, cultural performances, water sports and many others.

Venue:Tumpat, Kelantan
Phone: 609 743 2457
Fax: 609 743 2457
Email: kta71@streamyx.com
Organiser:Kelantan Tourism Association/Ministry of Tourism Malaysia

The 10th Spring/Summer Malaysia Home Show 2008

22 May 2008 Until 25 May 2008

Visit the 10th edition of the Spring/Summer Malaysia Home Show and find great home investments! Look out for the four deco-themed sections: Singapore& HK home furnishings pavilion, kitchen & bathroom world, Lounge in Style and Great Locations & Hot Investment Properties.

Venue:Halls 1,2&3 Mid Valley Exhibition Centre, Kuala Lumpur
Phone: +603 2297 0800
Fax: +603 2297 0988
Email: alvin@catchacorp.com
Organiser:Diversified Hub Sdn Bhd

1st Commonwealth Conference on Sport Tourism 2008

13 May 2008 Until 15 May 2008

This conference provides a platform for discussions in order to identify and to create new approaches to sport tourism development

Venue:Shangri-La’s Tanjung Aru Resort & Spa, Sabah
Phone: +603 2287 2897
Fax: +603 2287 2896
Email: ctc@commonwealthtourism.com
Website: www.commonwealthtourism.com/sporttourism
Organiser:Commonweatlh Tourism Centre

Sultan Ahmad Shah Tioman International Eco-Challenge 2008

13 May 2008 Until 15 May 2008

Team of 4 racers each battle the challenging tasks including mountain biking, running, canoeing, night stops with outdoor camping in this inaugural fete around Tioman!

Phone: 603-6203 6919
Fax: 603-62037919
Website: http://www.eco-challenge.com.my/default.ASP
Organiser:Tentu Intan Sdn. Bhd

Fiesta Candat Sotong Antarabangsa 2008 (International Squid Jigging)

9 May 2008 Until 11 May 2008

Venue:Pulau Redang, Terengganu
Phone: 609 626 2946/623 1957
Fax: 609 626 1946/622 1957
Organiser:Terengganu Tourism Action Council/ Terengganu State Government

Miri International Jazz Festival 2008

9 May 2008 Until 10 May 2008

The two day event will showcase great international jazz performances in the intimacy of the Pavilion, set against the backdrop of tropical seaside & distant calls of the mighty rainforest. Be there to experience it.

Venue:Miri, Sarawak
Phone: 6085 434 181
Fax: 6085 434 179
Email: info@mirijazzfestival.com
Website: http://www.mirijazzfestival.com/
Organiser:Secretariat of Miri Jazz Festival

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