1 Malaysia Mega Sale Various malls nationwide (03 8891 8000/www.tourismmalaysia.gov.my). Shopaholics, rejoice! This is the time of the year when discounts abound and stores go crazy with sales and great promos. Find everything from clothes, to kitchen appliances, baby needs, school supplies and more! Nov 14-Jan 3 2016.
Friday Car Boot Sales at Straits Quay Straits Quay, Jalan Seri Tanjung Pinang, Tanjung Tokong, Penang (04 899 5228/ www.straitsquay.com). Browse through unique trinkets, preloved items and quirky collectibles at this car boot sale which runs every first Friday of the month. Who knows, you can probably find some cool Christmas ideas and gifts. First Friday of the month, 5-10pm.
Hello Kitty Go Around!! Malaysia Second floor, Viva Home Expo Mall, 85 Jalan Loke Yew, KL (hellokittygoaround. com.my). Head to Viva Home Expo Mall and catch the first Hello Kitty Go Around Malaysia. The carnival seeks to step foot into the past and celebrate the good ol’ times of Hello Kitty. Kids can enjoy interactive activities such as the World of Hello Kitty, an array of exciting game booths, innovative workshops and special performances by their favourite characters. In addition, kids will also stand a chance to get their hands on some exclusive Hello Kitty merchandise, which will make them the envy of their playmates. Dec 19-Jan 19 2016. Daily, 11am-10pm. Weekdays, Children (1-11 years old), RM35; Adults (12 years old and above), RM45. Weekends, Children (1-11 years old), RM55; Adults (12 years old and above), RM65. Special rates, (Dec 24 & 25, Jan 1, Jan 16), Children (1-11 years