Events and Festivals in Kuching


  • Chinese New Year: The lavish parades and revelry during the most important festival of Malaysia is quite an experience in Kuching. It’s as is the whole town is on the streets in celebration. Gives you a great chance to experience shopping in Kuching too.
  • Kuching Regatta: Held for three days at the end of August each year, harking back to the 19th-century White Rajah days, with traditional games, contests, and both dragon boat and long boat races.
  • Hong Sam Si Temple Parade:  staged during the first week of April, this is a grand show for the Hokkienese Chinese community in the city.
  • Kuching Festival: staged throughout August to celebrate the city, with a massive parade and many other events in Kuching.

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