Happy independence month my friends! Who would’ve thought that we could make it this far? However, please be mindful of your wellbeing ya! With that being said, although we can’t have our usual countdown and gathering this year, there’s still a bunch of other options that we can do to make the best out of this month.
8 Things To Do In Penang This August
Here’s something for you deal lovers out there. Sunway Carnival Mall is hosting a “Hello, Tasty Treats” campaign where you can get up to 50% discount, buy 1 free 1 deals, and free drinks vouchers. All you have to do is spend RM50 on two receipts and redeem F&B cash or meal vouchers. Being the first 150 shoppers will gain you additional vouchers as well! Among the vouchers that you can get are for Kitea, BlackBall, Koong Woh Tong, TCRS, and Dave’s Deli. So save the date and check it out!
Promotion Date: 7th – 31st August 2020
Address: 3068, Jalan Todak, Seberang Jaya, 13700 Perai, Pulau Pinang
Operation Hour: 10 AM – 10 PM (Daily)
Contact: 04-397 9888
Read more here.
2. Mega Property Expo
If you love decorating your house, then you should really consider checking out this expo. Not only will you be able to browse through more than 300 brands, but early birds will receive unbelievable vouchers. Interior design enthusiasts will definitely find this one-stop destination dreamy.
Promotion Date: 7th – 9th August 2020
Address: 108, Jalan Tun Dr Awang, Bayan Baru, 11900 Bayan Lepas, Penang
Operation hour: 11.00am – 9.00pm
Contact: 012-777 7860
3. Ang Ang’s Roastery
Nothing says a good me-time like vibing in an aesthetic cafe and enjoy a good cuppa joe. If you are really into this kind of setup, you will be glad to know that Ang Ang’s Roastery coffee shop will open up a new branch in Bukit Mertajam and it is nostalgically aesthetic. Choose a seat by their big window and watch the busy street as you unwind. Just look at these pictures, they speak for themselves!
4. FamilyMart Karpal Singh Drive
Almost everyone is excited about this. The long-awaited popular Japanese convenience store, FamilyMart, finally opened up an outlet in Penang! Apparently this is their 200th store in Malaysia and they are celebrating by offering customers 25% off selected products when you show to the counter that you liked their official Facebook page. August babies can even get a free sofuto ice cream on their birthday as long as they became a member. Honestly, even without the discounts, people will still crowd the store. It’s the udon counter you see.
Promotion Date: 30th July – 23rd August 2020
Address: No.29C-01-19 & No. 29C-01-20, Maritime, Persiaran Karpal Singh, 11600 Jelutong, Penang.
Operation Hour: 7 AM – 12 AM (Daily)
5. Kopi Tiam @ Bay View Hotel Buffet
A party without food is just a meeting. With that in mind, if you have a celebration coming up this month, spending on a buffet is the way to go. At Bayview Hotel, you can enjoy an eat all you can buffet every Sunday for only RM39 per person! Serving both local and international cuisine, you won’t get tired of eating! Book a seat in advance and have a great time at Eat All You Can Sunday Penang Delights.
Address: 25-A, Farquhar Street 10200 Penang Malaysia
Operation hour: 12.00 PM – 2.30 PMTags
6. DIY Natural Skincare Workshop
Although most people have their own favourite skin products and routine, it wouldn’t hurt to learn doing it like the old days. Join the Craftarina DIY natural skincare workshop this month and gain control of what you put on yourself. In the workshop, you will be able to create a complete range of lip, facial, and even body care products using luxurious natural and organic ingredients! It is time to go back to the basics.
Workshop Date: 15th August 2020
Contact: 017-204 1850
7. Butterworth Digital Library (BDL)
8. Mykori Dessert Cafe
Here’s another cafe that all of you cafe scouts out there need to check out this month. The popular Japanese shaved ice dessert cafe, Mykori, now offers 50% Off for the 2nd Purchase of Mini Kakigori when you purchase 1 Honeydew. Have a bowl of fancy and smooth shaved ice for once. The perfect solution to both quench your thirst and spruce up your Instagram feed.
Remember To Follow SOP At All Time
Despite having all of these amazing places to can visit, please remember friends that Penang is no longer a green zone. Moving about is fine as long as you remain faithful to the new norm and SOP. As usual, avoid crowded spaces and maybe keep a small portable hand sanitizer in your own bag. Stay safe friends!
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