Royal Langkawi Regatta Royal Langkawi Yacht Club, Jalan Dato’ Syed Omar, Kuah, Langkawi (+604 966 4078/www.langkawiregatta.com). Professional sailors from all over the world compete in this prestigious yacht race held around Langkawi Island.
Chinese New Year Chinatown, Petaling Street, KL; Tokong Kek Lok Si, George Town, Penang; Padang Merdeka, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah; Other locations nationwide. The most anticipated holiday among the Chinese community, Chinese New Year is celebrated with grand feasts, family visits, lion dances and firecrackers. The year 2017 marks the year of the Rooster in the Chinese Zodiac calendar.