The Port Dickson International Bike Fest is an annual tourism event that unites bikers. Highlightsinclude high powered motorbike exhibition, bike owners carnivals, arm wrestling competition, exhibition and booths by motorcycle clubs and motorcycle accessories companies.
This is a remarkable traditional longboat race that happens every year. Witness teams of up to 30 paddlers battling it out in the Sarawak River on decorated longboats, in the quest for the title, “King of the River.” Taking part are boat operators, the public, private and government sectors as well other countries such as Brunei and Indonesia. Secure a spot along the 1.3 km Kuching Waterfront to get the best view of the action on the water!
Hari Merdeka (Independence Day) commemorates the independence of the Federation of Malaya from British colonial rule in 1957. It is celebrated on August 31 each year with a ceremony on Dataran Merdeka (Freedom Square) in the center of Kuala Lumpur.
Returning for its 4th edition this year, the annual sport tourism event the BII Maybank Bali Marathon will again turn the streets of Gianyar Regency on the enchanting island of Bali into a massive running track on 30th August 2015.
Venue: Cagayan de Oro
On the 15th day of the seventh lunar month, the Vietnamese believe the gates of hell open, allowing the souls of the dead to visit their family back on earth. Thus their descendants create lavish offerings to serve on ancestral altars, or gather in pagodas to hear monks lecture about the value of family. At night, families set lit lanterns afloat down the river.
The fair is meant to pay tribute to Her Majesty the Queen, who has played a vital role in developing Thai silk and making it known throughout the world. This fair will display the textile manufacturing in the local communities along with the fashion show under the theme of Thai Silk Fashion Week featuring various famous Thai and international designers.
Set in the Riau Islands Province's Bintan Island, the inaugural 2015 Bintan IronMan takes place on August 23; winners compete for prizes totaling US$25,000, as well as 40 age-group qualifying slots in the 2016 IRONMAN 70.3 World Championship in Queensland, Australia.
The Bras Basah/Bugis heritage precinct transforms into a midsummer’s night's celebration, with spectacular aerial performances, live music, dances and art installations centered on Armenian Street and spilling into the rest of the district.
S.i.T is a scuba diving programme with a difference. It offers skilled and semi-skilled divers not only an opportunity to enjoy Tioman’s glorious underwater world but also help conserve the island’s majestic reefs, adopt a coral, and clean the beach. For a minimal fee of RM50, participants can take part in the “Adopt-a-Coral” programme which allows them to tag their company or even their own name on the corals. On their next visit to Tioman Island, they can check on the growth progress of their corals.