Foodies, we can finally say this, Selamat Hari Raya! This marks that time of the year where after a month of fasting and you get to celebrate and spend your quality time with your family and relatives. It would be more perfect with some interesting events, right? So, we Penang Foodie will update you guys about the Top 8 Events Happening in Penang June 2019. Scroll down to find out more!
Top 8 Fun Events Happening in Penang June 2019
From the name, you already know that it is not going to be an ordinary night market. Located at Lebuh Keng Kwee, the night market is set at the heart of heritage in Georgetown. There will be approximately 50 kiosks on the street with a mixture of food, and retail. We have a feeling that we will be seeing some of favourite local delights right here, too. Apart from that, be entertained by street performers! Anyone who’s up for it, make sure you check ’em out!
📅 Every Saturday and Sunday from 1st June 2019
📍 Lebuh Keng Kwee
2. Penang Durian Festival
Guess what? It’s that time of the year again, where this king of fruits can be seen everywhere in Penang. Ten tonnes of durians await fruit lovers to feast on during the Penang Durian Festival, we believe that it’s a dream come true for you. Among the species available are the Musang King, Hati Merah, Kapri, Labu, Udang Merah and Penang mainland’s famous Black Thorn or popularly known as Or Chi. For more information regarding this event, you can check out here!
📅 1 Jun 2019 – 31 Jul 2019
📍 Jalan Burma, Jalan Macalister, Jalan Anson, Anjung Indah Balik Pulau, Bao Sheng Durian Farm
3. Wonders Shopping Carnival Penang
Wonders Smart Network brought the most happening Indian Shopping Carnival in southern region. The event is held for five days and daily from 11.50 am to 10.00 pm, with the aim to promote and celebrate Indian culture and heritage in Malaysia. The most exciting thing is you can grab the latest fashion design and products from Hyderabad, Dehli, Mumbai, Gujerat, and many more at a really good price! Let’s go!
📅 5th – 9th June 2019
🕒 11.50 am – 10 pm
📍 Juru Auto City, Penang
Supper at Batu Lanchang is the latest addition to our night scene in Penang, driving in a fleet of food trucks at the outdoor carpark of Batu Lanchang Wet Market. There are at least 20 food trucks serving up local and international dishes such as burgers, kebabs, pasta, sushi and a whole lot more. Of course, it is not short on desserts with coconut ice-cream, and all-time favourite Cake Time available in the premise. So now you know what’s a better way to spend your Saturday night!
🕒 7 pm – 12 am (every Saturday)
📍 Outdoor carpark of Batu Lanchang Wet Market
Still wondering where to go on your Raya Holidays? We are here to announce that Cubopark is having a food carnival on the 5th to 7th June with creative food and local delights. If you haven’t taken the time out to visit Cubopark yet, this is the best timing as it is set on Raya Holiday! Cubopark is known for its arts and crafts night market that happens every fortnightly. It is rare for ’em to have a food carnival. Their lists of vendors look pretty intense with a mixture of local flavours and creative food. Also, get your camera ready for some ‘gram too!
📅 5th – 7th June 2019 (Wednesday to Friday)
🕒 3:00 p.m. – 12:00 a.m.
📍 6 Jalan Tanjung Tokong Tanjung Tokong, 10470 George Town, Pulau Pinang
6. Penfurnex Home Expo
It is time to make your house a home at Home Living Exhibition. Located at SPICE Arena Penang, this event will be happening from the 28th to the 30th June. It promises discounts of up to 80%. With a wide array of furniture and styles to pick and get inspirations, you won’t leave empty-handed. Furniture shopping? Penfurnex then, one of the events happening in June Penang 2019.
📅 28th – 30th June 2019 (Friday – Sunday) / 🕒 11am – 10pm
📍 SPICE Arena, Penang (PISA)
7. Super Family Run
Sunday is meant to be family day! What’s better than having a super fun run with your family? So leave your bed and get ready to ready to be sweat on Sunday morning! Some of your favourite Superheroes such as iron man, spiderman, wonder woman and more await you, to welcome and support you throughout the fun run, so exciting! Invite your friends and family you think would love to be a part of this family event all in the name of charity.
📅 16th June 2019 (Sunday) / 🕒 7 am – 11 am
📍 Beach Street, Penang
8. Penang International Dragon Boat Regatta
Guess what? The first Penang Dragon Boat Regatta will be held on 15th to 16th June 2019 at Teluk Bahang Dam. How about watching dragon boat teams battle it out in the water to be the champions? Sounds cool! Enjoy a weekend of pulsating thrills and spills to the tune of the vigorous beating of drums, strong thrust of roars and various stage performances.
📅 16th June 2019 (Sunday) / 🕒 9 am – 5 pm
📍 Teluk Bahang Dam
We hope today’s ‘Monthly Event Guide‘ treated you well. Are there still any new events in Penang which you’d like to share with us? Feel free to suggest them to us in the comment below! Happy holidays and bye!
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