Category Archives: Events

Penang Hot Air Balloon Fiesta 2020

The Penang Hot Air Balloon Fiesta 2020 was held on the 1st and 2nd February 2020 (8th and 9th day of Chinese New Year). This is the 6th consecutive year the Penang Hot Air Balloon Fiesta was held. The event has always attracted big crowds, and this year is no different. In addition to the hot air balloons,… Read More »

Children’s Day Celebration At Union Primary School, Penang

The Children’s Day celebration was held at the Union Primary School (Sekolah Rendah Jenis Kebangsaan Cina Union) on 8 November 2019. The activities were held at the school’s main hall, which was decorated into a party-like atmosphere. Students were seated on the floor, watching the activities and performance. Parents and teachers were seated by the side of the… Read More »

Penang International Science Fair 2019 At Setia SPICE, Penang

The Penang International Science Fair 2019 (PISF 2019) was held at Setia SPICE on 2-3 November 2019. It is an annual event aimed at generating interest in science and technology among primary and secondary school students. The PISF 2019 featured exhibits from technology companies in Malaysia, hands-on STEM workshops organized by schools and companies, competitions in robotics, coding,… Read More »

BLIA Charity Walkathon In Jelutong, Penang

The Buddha’s Light International Association (BLIA) organized a Charity Walkathon in Jelutong recently on 7 July 2019 (Sunday). The BLIA organization is associated with Fo Guang Shan, a major Buddhist organization in Taiwan. The theme of the walkathon is My Earth, My Home / Faith & Legacy. The walkathon’s starting point is at the Japanese Garden’s Dewan JKKK… Read More »

Penang Hot Air Balloon Fiesta 2018

The Penang Hot Air Balloon Fiesta 2018 was held on 24-25 February 2018 at Padang Polo, Georgetown, Penang. It has become an annual event for the last few years. I visited the event with my family on Sunday, 25 February 2018. We were there around 3.30PM, and the hot air balloons were not setup at that time. However,… Read More »