Wishing you a happy diwali

Happy Diwali to all our Hindu friends. Wishing you love and light and may this diwali illuminate a bright new path Love, PENANG LOCAL 🌈❤️

Happy Thaipusam to all devotees!

The colourful Thaipusam procession is on the way and the golden chariot will arrive at botanical gardens tonight. Don’t forget to go experience this incredible Hindu festival and witness the dedicated pilgrims first hand. Definitely a sight not to be missed and do join in with the celebrations! Venue : Botanical gardens Penang 30 +…

George Town Literary Festival opens this weekend.

If you are in Penang this weekend and looking for things to do. Check out George Town Literary Festival which starts today and runs over the weekend. Day 1 Highlights: 24 November 2017 Festival opening ceremony Venue: Majestic Theatre. Time: 630 pm   Film Screening and Q&A: You Mean the World to Me Venue: Majestic…

Top 10 George town festival 2017 must see exhibitions. 

10. Paintings from the sea.  An art exhibition by Italian artist Elena at Studio Howard, 13 Armenian Street. Exhibition opens tomorrow 29 July and runs until the end of George Town festival on the 3 Sept.  Venue: Studio Howard  Address: 13 Armenian Street  Opening hours : 11am –  6pm  9. Joined by the crown  Joined…

Suara Asean marks the start of George town festival 2017 

Penang Local has been busy reviewing events from the opening weekend of George town festival.  The sensational Suara asean last night marked the start of the annual month long George town festival.  It’s a show that gives tribute to South East Asian voices and celebrates our traditions and culture.  The line up includes: The Penang…