Malaysia Day Nationwide. Malaysia Day recognises the establishment of the Malaysian federation – Malaya, North Borneo, Sarawak and Singapore – in 1963. Patriotic events take the town by storm on this day.
Sarawak Regatta Kuching Waterfront, Sarawak. The waters of the Sarawak River churn with fierce competition during this annual boating race. Recurring activities include the Dragon Boat Race, the Brooke Swim and the Raft Tug Of War.
Formula 1 Malaysia Grand Prix Sepang International Circuit, Selangor (www.grandprixevents.com). Head to the Sepang International Circuit to catch the Malaysian leg of the F1 Grand Prix where top teams take to the track to battle it out for a podium finish.