4 Apr • Tuanku Syed Putra Stadium, Perlis
Perlis Marathon is the medium to introduce the State of Perlis
as one of the main destinations to visit, especially for sports
tourism. Participate in this marathon and discover more
about the peninsular’s northernmost state.
Perlis State Government
T: 604 976 3655
Jelebu Two Wheels Festival
4 - 5 Apr • Muzium Adat, Jelebu, Negeri Sembilan
Experience nature, culture and adventure in the small town
of Jelebu in Negeri Sembilan. Participants use the trusty two
wheeler to traverse and enjoy the sights and sounds around
the town. The festival will also feature booths and stalls
offering a variety of local delicacies.
Jelebu District Council
T: 606 613 6479 • W:www.mdjelebu.gov.my
Penang International Food Festival
4 - 19 Apr • Around Penang
This is an annual 16-day event, offering you the exciting
experience of indulging in Penang’s world-famous food.
Presenting endless delectable choices, PIFF is the place for
food, stories, culture and traditions.
Penang Global Tourism
T: 604 264 3456 • W:www.piff.com.my
Karnival Warisan Intelektual Malaysiana: Visit Truly
(Malaysiana Intellectual Heritage Carnival: Visit Truly
Asia Malaysia (Knowledge Tourism))
9 Apr • National Library of Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur
Join in the knowledge sharing sessions to gain insights into
the country’s heritage through a series of seminars, talks,
exhibitions and interactive displays.
National Library of Malaysia
T: 603 2687 1700 ext. 1848 • W:www.pnm.gov.my
Temasya Budaya Negeri Melaka
(Melaka Cultural Carnival)
10 - 12 Apr • Dataran Keris, Alor Gajah, Melaka
Temasya Budaya Negeri Melaka is a multiracial celebration
in Melaka to promote and retain the uniqueness of the state’s
culture and heritage.
National Department for Culture and Arts (JKKN) / Institut
Warisan Melaka (INSWA)
T: 606 233 1787 / 292 6340 • W:www.jkkn.gov.my
Earth Day Run at Gamuda Cove in Collaboration with
12 Apr • Gamuda Cove, Southern Klang Valley,
2020 marks the third year that National Geographic co-
organises this run with its official partner, Gamuda Land. The
event aims to educate the public about zero waste run, from
not giving out paper cups to bringing your own clean bottle
for upcycling purposes. Participate in this programme where
National Geographic engages with the Malaysian audience
in an unprecedented way.
National Geographic / Gamuda Land
T: 603 7491 3390 • W:www.racexasia.com
The 17th Anniversary of Historic Melaka City Council
15 Apr • MBMB City Square, Ayer Keroh, Melaka
Catch the official celebration of the 17th anniversary of
Malaysia’s historic city and you will be entertained by popular
artists and exciting cultural performances.
Historic Melaka City Council (MBMB)
T: 606 285 9700 • W:www.mbmb.gov.my
Kelantan International Giant Kite Festival
16 - 19 Apr • Geting Beach, Tumpat, Kelantan
The wau or giant kite is synonymous with the state of
Kelantan. This programme ensures that the tradition of kite-
flying is inherited by the young generation and experienced
by locals and tourists alike.
Kelantan Tourist Information Centre
T: 609 748 5534 • W:www.kelantan.gov.my
17 - 18 Apr • Dataran Regatta Lepa, Semporna, Sabah
The Regatta Lepa is an annual event that pays homage to
the lepa, a traditional single-masted sailing boat of the Bajau
community of Semporna. A flotilla of colourful boats dot
the Celebes Sea as participants compete for the title of the
‘Most Beautiful Lepa’. The celebration continues with various
cultural performances, the Lepa Beauty Pageant, cultural
performances, fireworks displays as well as traditional and
contemporary sports and games.
Semporna District Office
T: 6088 212 121 • W:http://sabahtourism.com