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Penang Events

Our PARKROYAL associates are always ready to help you with recommendations on the best things to do in Penang, to make the most of your stay.

George Town Festival 2024

Event Date: 19 to 28 July 2024

George Town Festival is an annual celebration of arts and culture in the heart of Penang, Malaysia. The 15th edition of George Town Festival is scheduled to take place from 19 to 28 July 2024, with the theme "Here and Now".Delving into this theme, the festival aims to invite everyone to look afresh at how we define 'George Town' or 'GTF'.

Penang International Dragon Boat Regatta 2024

Event Date: 23 to 24 November 2024

The Penang International Dragon Boat Festival Committee (PIDBF) extends a warm invitation to teams worldwide to participate in their upcoming dragon boat race scheduled to take place from 23 to 24 November 2024 at the Teluk Bahang Dam in Penang, Malaysia.


Location: Teluk Bahang Dam

Penang Bridge International Marathon 2024

Event Date: 15 Dec 2024

This is an annual marathon that includes a Full Marathon, Half Marathon and a 10 KM Marathon. It is known as the biggest run in the country. A 42.195 KM marathon at Penang bridge that starts from midnight to 10:00am

Location: Penang bridge, Penang Island