Five things to do this weekend

Updated: 26 Apr 2013

A walk in a park followed by a fashion show and punctuated by music but not before a most satisfying meal with nostalgia evoking flavours, are what we recommend for your break from work week.


Guided Walk at Penang Botanic Gardens, Apr 27
Get on the phone today and book your spot for a chance to explore the Penang Botanic Gardens in accompanied by a guide. You’ll be strolling among bright flowers and towering trees while picking up a fact or two about the Botanic Gardens. The walk begins at 9:30am.


‘Fun in the Sun’ Fashion Weekend, Apr 27 – 28
It’s time to get trendy and soak in the Spring/Summer 2013 styles by Nichii, Kitschen, Dressing Paula, Forever 21, Esprit, French Connection, Quiksilver and Roxy strutting down the runway this weekend. Keep a look out for the Forever 21 fashion show (hint: Apr 27 at 5pm) and be the first 300 shoppers to grab a Forever 21 lip gloss. After the show, enjoy a one-day sale at Forever 21. It’s all happening at Queensbay Mall and the show begins at 2pm.


The Lux Aestiva Clinique Beauty Event, Apr 27
Rise early for this hands-on Clinique beauty workshops where you can gain tips on skin care and how to look your best. We all know how useful tips on looking good can be! It starts at 10am.


Countdown to the UNESCO International Jazz Day, Apr 27 – 28
Absolutely Piano Jazz Trio is part of this UNESCO International Jazz Day that celebrates jazz's virtue as an educational tool, a vehicle of peace, unity and dialogue while bringing everyone together for a united cause. The performance will be at USM’s Dewan Budaya on Apr 27 at 8:30pm and a matinee on Apr 28.


‘Blast from the Past’ at Feringgi Grill, Apr 28
Travel back in time with this new on-going menu at Shangri-La’s Rasa Sayang Resort and Spa’s Feringgi Grill restaurant to celebrate the hotel’s 40th anniversary. Read our review on the dishes offered such as steaks flambéed at the table and comforting soups. This dinner is available every Sunday.

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