Introduce and sell specialties of regions nationwide and arts programs to welcome Lunar New Year. Venue: Viet Nam Exhibition Fair Centre, Ha Noi
Between Chinese New Year and Magha Puja day (late January to March) of every year, there is a ceremony to worship the Lord Buddha’s footprint at Khao Khitchakut National Park in Chanthaburi province. The ceremony is held every year and usually lasts for a couple of months. This year, it is scheduled to be held between 28 January and 28 March.
Chinese New Year is the most important traditional Chinese holidays, which is the longest and most important festivity in the Chinese calendar. Chinese New Year is celebrated in countries and territories with significant Chinese populations such as Mainland China, Hong Kong, Macau, Taiwan, Singapore, Vietnam and Thailand.
The Lao Women's Union and Lao Businesswomen's Association are holding the 12th Lao Food Festival in Vientiane. Everyone is invited to come along and sample traditional Lao cuisine.
An event showcasing kite-flying by the world’s best and professional kite makers. Watch kites in various shapes, colours and sizes take to the skies.
The first obstacle race in Pahang, where participants race across a variety of obstacles on land, cross rivers, climb hills and face multiple challenges.
A memorial service held to commemorate those who fought and fell during World War II.
Kick start the new year with a bang at one of the hottest indie music festivals in the world — the St Jerome’s Laneway Festival, right here in Singapore. A highlight on the Southeast Asian music festival calendar, this annual extravaganza is definitely not to be missed.
It is the only race in Bangkok to be held at midnight, and offers competitors a choice of 2 distances - 6km or 12km. The city streets will be closed and protected by a police and security contingent of about 400 officers, and supported along the route by local residents, and shop owners together with the management and staff of the Amari Watergate Hotel Bangkok.
Dinagyang is Iloilo City’s version of the Ati-Atihan festival widely celebrated not only in Panay Island but also in other parts of the country. It may not be as ancient as the one in Kalibo in Aklan Province, but is definitely impressive in choreography and striking in terms of the various attires worn by participating tribes which reflect the ingenuity, craftsmanship and artistry of the Ilonggos.
22 - 26 January 2018