Five things to do this weekend

Updated: 15 Mar 2013

The weekend is all about leaving behind excel sheets and appointments, and pamper yourself. There are various bazaars and arts events waiting for you, so take your pick and have a whale of time. However, If you prefer to stay in, a few clicks on our contest page might win you an exclusive pass to a cool Hennessy's party.

Selamat Hari Natal, Natalie, Mar 14-17
Caught between love and duty, Natalie (a secret agent) finds her mission being put to the test when she falls for a man who works for an underground political movement where she under covers. This play will be performed in Bahasa Malaysia.

French Food Bazaar, Mar 16
French products are scarce on this side of town. Thankfully, Gourmadines from Kuala Lumpur will be travelling north to pitch their tents at the French Food Bazaar. To be held at Alliance Francaise de Penang, stock your cabinets with French cheese, sausages and seasonings at this one-day spree.

Straits Quay Weekend Market by-the-sea, Mar 16 & 17
Check out a vast selection of goods and bric-a-brac on offer at Straits Quay’s weekend market by-the-sea. You can find anything from beaded bracelets, summer dresses, home ware, antique jewellery boxes, pre-loved books and more.

Nostalgic Landscape of Northern Malaysia, until Mar 24

In his latest solo exhibition, artist Lee Choon Kee captures the beauty and serenity of Northern Malaysia’s landscape with a series of watercolour paintings. From Ipoh’s busy flea markets to bustling streetscapes in Penang, this exhibition will evoke a sense of nostalgia amidst our modern daily life.

Win Hennessy V.S.O.P KYRIOS party, until Mar 24

Hennessy V.S.O.P KYRIOS is the latest party to hit our town. Like every other Hennessy celebration, they will host a stellar lineup of music acts including DJ Cookie from Taipei and all grown up B.A.T.E. from Kuala Lumpur. We have FREE passes to give away, so why not spend the weekend earning a ticket?

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