Ban Ka Lan Snake Temple Festival, Penang, Malaysia.4

Ban Ka Lan Snake Temple Festival, Penang, Malaysia – A Joint Event by Penang State Tourism, Hokkien Kongsi, Penang and Snake Temple Resident Area Committee

Date:  15.02.2013

Time:  5.00 p.m. to 12 midnight

Venue:  Whole stretch of road in front of Snake Temple, Jalan Tokong Ular, Penang

 

Gong Xi Fa Cai from Snake Temple, Penang – do come and celebrate Chinese New Year with us.  Proceeds will be for Mount Miriam Cancer Hospital, Penang.   Programme for the Snake Festival is as follows:-

5.30 p.m. at Entrance

Arrival of Guests

Lion Dance

Chingay

Walking on stilts

6.00 p.m. (Main Official Programme)

“Chio Tian” Cultural Drum Performance

Snake Dance

Speech by Organising Chairman, Cheah Cheng Ean

Speech by Celebration Chairman, Tan Lye Hock

Speech by YB Mr. Danny Law, Penang State Minister for Tourism Development

Speech by YAB Tuan Lim Guan Eng, Chief Minister of Penang

Opening Ceremony

Chinese Cultural Dance

Malay Cultural Dance

Indian Cultural Dance

Western Dance

Snake Performance

Singing by Astro artiste

Chinese Shaolin Martial Arts Performance

Singing by Astro artiste

Snake Dance

Other attractions:-

Venue of Indian Village

5.30 to 11.00 p.m. – Snake Queen

5.30 to 11.00 p.m. – Traditional Childhood Games

8.00 p.m. – Snake Performance

9.30 p.m. – Nyonya Baba Performance

Venue of Chinese Village

8.30 p.m. – Tiger & Lion Dance on stilts

10.00 p.m. – Tiger & Lion Dance on stilts

Snake Temple

9.00 p.m. – “Chio Tian” Cultural Drum Performance

9.30 p.m. – Snake Dance

10.30 p.m. – Silk Ball Throwing

Please note that the above programme is subject to changes

Gong Xi Fa Cai from Snake Temple, Penang.  Come and celebrate with us on 15th February, 2013

Gong Xi Fa Cai from Snake Temple, Penang.  Come and celebrate Chinese New Year with us on 15th February, 2013

Festival Snake 2013 with Board of Trustees of Hokkien Kongsi, Penang as the backdrop.

Festival Snake 2013 with Board of Trustees of Hokkien Kongsi, Penang as the backdrop.

Discussion of preparation of  Snake Festival a la Malaysian style at "kopitiam" (coffee shop)

Discussion of preparation of Snake Festival a la Malaysian style at “kopitiam” (coffee shop)

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s