Hari Merdeka/ Independence Day Dataran Merdeka, KL. Happy 60th anniversary to an independent Malaysia! Join in the nationwide celebrations marked by vibrant parades, live concerts and spectacular firework displays.
George Town Festival (GTF)
George Town, Penang (+604 261 6308/www. georgetownfestival.com). The largest arts festival in Malaysia, George Town Festival encompasses art exhibitions, film screenings, dance performances, theatrical acts, puppetry, installations and more. We highly recommend scheduling your visit to Penang this time of year.