Art & Culture

Chinese New Year

Thrill to the excitement, colour and drama of Chinese New Year Celebrations that are among the most distinctive anywhere.

Dragon Boat Festival

Seize any chance to watch the exciting, skilled, international competition that is the Dragon Boat Racing Festival of Penang.

Kek Lok Si Temple

Make time to visit the largest Buddhist temple in South East Asia, known for its statues, seven-storey pagoda and lovely gardens.

Penang Beach Carnival

Take part in a joyous event that welcomes the whole community to a full day of events, fun, parades and much more.

Snake Temple

Amidst the burning incense, encounter pit vipers, at the heart of one of the world's most remarkable temples.

St Anne’s Festival

Make time for a devout celebration of a local patron saint, focused on the exquisite, 19th century St Anne's Church.