Welcome to the Aug edition of our Monthly Happenings. Find out what’s happening in and around our hotels this month and be sure to check it out if you’re in the area!
This month marks great historical events, as many countries celebrate their Independence days. Singapore, Indonesia and Malaysia. Expect festivities and fireworks galore.
Perhaps this is great time to plan again for your next holiday. A short getaway to rejuvenate and recharge…
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Out & About – Events not to be missed
If you happen to be in these cities, be sure to check out these events and festivals happening!
Royal Floria Putrajaya
1-31 Aug 2019
Royal FLORIA Putrajaya is a festival of flowers and gardens organised by PPj since 2007. Due to the overwhelming response from visitors, it became an annual event since 2009. The festival showcases commercial products from the horticulture and landscape industry, show gardens, floral design and floristry demonstrations as well as flower shows from local and international participants, where all the attractions are presented in a garden setting.
Picture credit: Royal Floria Putrajaya
Selangor Arts and Culture Festival
1-31 Aug 2019
The festival will feature cultures and arts performances of the various ethnic groups of Selangor such as Mandailing, Java, Bugis, Minang and Orang Asli. The diverse mix has brought to a potpourri of culture encompassing traditional food, dialects, performing arts, fashion and others.
National Day Parade
9 Aug 2019
Singapore is turning 54! Celebrate the nation’s birthday this August with friends and family across different venues in Singapore. Singapore’s annual birthday bash will return to the Padang this year as the country commemorates its bicentennial. The 2019 national day parade will be a special one, as it will reflect how far Singapore has come 200 years after Sir Stamford Raffles landed here in 1819. As per previous years, National Day is always an event to look forward to with shops and restaurants all over the country coming up with special deals and promotions.
Bali Kite Festival 2019
15-18 Aug 2019
Bali Kite Festival is a series of kiting events that starts during the windy season. The festival is a delight for all ages, providing creative competitions such as ‘3D New Kite Creation’ and performing melodious Gamelan orchestra to the guests.
Traditional giant kites are made and own competitively by teams from the local and international teams. The event is a seasonal religious festival intended to send a message to the Hindu gods to create abundant crops and harvests.
Picture Credit : What’s New in Indonesia