OlaBola the Musical
Date: 8 February – 11 March 2018
Tempat: Panggung Sari, Istana Budaya
Times : 8.00 PM and 2.00 PM
Inspired by true events of the Malaysian football team’s journey to the 1980 Olympics in Moscow, and adapted from the 2016 box-office hit movie, OlaBola The Musical is a story of unity, determination and brotherhood. OlaBola The Musical will be performed in Rap and Hip-hop, in a first-time collaboration of composer-lyricist Mia Palencia and rapper-lyricist Altimet. Come watch one of the nation’s most inspirational stories ever, performed in a visually engaging, high-energy, roller coaster of an experience at Istana Budaya!
Kek Lok Si Temple
Place: Kek Lok Si Temple, Pulau Pinang
Date: February 11 – March 15
Time: 8.30 am – midnight
The iconic Kek Lok Si temple will be lighted up for Chinese New Year once again. The temple grounds in Ayer Itam will be transformed into a “fairyland of lights” from Feb 11 till March 15 with a display of beautiful LED and neon lights and some 20, 000 Chinese lanterns to mark the festive period.
9th World Urban Forum
Place: KLCC Convention Centre
Date: February 7 – 13
The Urban World Forum (WUF) is the world’s leading conference set up in 2001 by the United Nations to examine one of the most pressing issues facing today’s world: rapid urbanization and its impact on communities, cities, economics, climate change and policy. One of the main objectives is to raise awareness of sustainable urbanization among stakeholders and constituencies, including the general public.
UNICEF’s The State of the World’s Children 2017 Report Launch
Place: Botanica + Co., Bangsar South
Date: February 10
Time: 9:30 – 1:00 pm
In the digital age, access to the Internet is easier that ever. If you’re a parent yourself, find out what you can to keep your child safe online by joining UNICEF for the launch of the State of the World’s Children 2017 Report “Children in a Digital World”.
Buy For Impact x ThinkCity
Place: OCBC Building, City Centre
Date: 7 – 13 February 2018
Time: 10:00 am – 8:00 pm
The Buy for Impact marketplace will be held in conjunction with the Urban World Forum (WUF). This is where you can spend money and also make a positif impact within the community. Apart from the Social Enterprise Market, there are also other activities such as exhibitions, interactive sessions, film screenings and talks throughout the event.