Mid-Autumn Lantern Festival @ Esplanade

Mid-Autumn Festival celebration held at the Esplanade, George Town.

Mid-Autumn Lantern Festival @ Armenian Park

Colorful lanterns adorning the Armenian Street Park in George Town, in conjunction with the celebration of the Chinese Mid-Autumn Lantern Festival.

George Town Night Street

Night view at Jalan Masjid Kapitan Keling or previously known as Pitt Street in George Town.

George Town Festival 2019: WHEN NIGHT FALLS


The first event of the 2019 George Town Festival is WHEN NIGHT FALLS, which is held at the Esplanade area from 13 to 14 July, 7pm to 11pm. The event is a series of performance and lights display, featuring the following:

  • Compagnie des Quidams from France performing FierS à Cheval
  • Moz Drums from France performing The Lighted Drummers
  • Teatro Pavana from The Netherlands performing Le Ballerine & Night Colors
  • FILAMEN, a local projection mapping community group which will showcase a variety of beautiful animated visuals onto the facade of the Penang Town Hall.

Penang Perspective: Kek Lok Si

Kek Lok Si temple lighted up at night during the Chinese New Year festive period.

George Town Street View: The Night Lanterns

George Town Night

Noordin Street Ghaut: Heng Len Tuah Temple

A Chinese temple lighted up at night, which can be seen at the Noordin Street Ghaut area in George Town.