Pesta Babulang is a festival significant to the Bisaya community in Limbang. This annual event aims to promote tourism in Limbang. The highlight is the buffalo race involving teams Limbang, Sabah and Brunei trying to outrace each other, riding on bare buffalo back.
Gawai Dayak Week is an annual festival celebrated by the Dayak people around Kalimantan, a festival that is both a spiritual and a social occasion acknowledged since the 1950s.
Situated in Thailand’s Eastern Region, Rayong is famous for its agricultural products, especially Durian, king of fruits. The event aims to promote and at the same time improve the quality of fruits and vegetables in Rayong, while also supporting the people and farmers of Rayong and tourism to the province.
Thailand is known as a shopper’s paradise, and this annual shopping extravaganza is organized to provide shoppers with discounts on products from all over the world. Not only brand name clothing and accessories but also Thai handicrafts and electrical appliances are on sale. Shoppers can enjoy special discounts of up to 80% on products provided by the leading department stores, hotels, resorts, and restaurants in Thailand.
This is a day which pays tribute to the services of the land, air and navy forces. The celebration includes parachute shows and exhibitions, battle demonstrations, military parades and artillery displays.
Every year, thousands of Buddhist monks gather in Borobudur Temple to perform a blissful ceremony called Praksadina.
Festivities for Vesak Day begin at the crack of dawn in Singapore, as devout Buddhists congregate at temples for a ceremony.
The annual Hatyai Marathon is marking its 12th anniversary edition on 27 May 2018 in Hat Yai, Songkhla province. The city is famous for seafood and lively nightlife, as well as shopping places including Kim Yong and Santisuk markets and Hat Yai City Square.
One of Asia’s biggest and most prestigious regatta events – the Samui Regatta will be celebrating its 17th year in 2018. It expects to welcome both famous yachts and knowledgeable sailing experts from all over the world to Ko Samui for great sailing, great parties and to experience all that the island has to offer.
Giong Festival annually takes place on the 9th of the fourth lunar month to celebrate the hero who defeated the enemy to defend the country. He was later honored Saint Giong. The festival re-stages the battle against the Yin invaders.