web analytics

SABAH EVENTS 2017

JANUARY 2017

31st Sabah Annual Art Selection Exhibition (7th Oct 2016-31st Jan 2017)

Venue     : Conservation Centre, Sabah Art Gallery
Organiser : Sabah Art Gallery
Contact   : Ms. Sara E. Ahmad
Tel       : (+60)88-268748/825/875   Fax : (+60)88-210040
Email     : sara.sabahart@gmail.com / art.gallery.sabah@gmail.com 
URL       : www.sabah.gov.my/artgallery/

New Talents Exhibition (14th Jan-7th Apr 2017)

This is an annual show introducing fresh new works by new comers 
to the gallery with the objective of encouraging and promoting 
more young talents to be actively involved in the creation and 
appreciation of the visual arts in the state.
Venue     : Sabah Art Gallery
Organiser : Sabah Art Gallery
Contact   : Ms. Sara E. Ahmad 
Tel       : (+60)88-268748 / 825    Fax : (+60)88-210040
Email     : sara.sabahart@gmail.com or art.gallery.sabah@gmail.com

Ruhiang / Kiulu Adventure Challenge (15th Jan 2017)

Venue     : Tamparuli Tamu Ground,Tamparuli Town
Organiser : Tamparuli Sub-District Office & Casero Events
Contact   : Mr. Steve Johnny Mositun/Reinggo Tom Barantau/Mr. Celestinus Lawanding
Tel       : (+60)88-782154   HP : (+60)19-8601717
Email     : info@caserosabah.com   URL : www.caserosabah.com/   Facebook : Page

‘Fallen Heroes’ of Petagas (21st Jan 2017)

A memorial service held annually at the Petagas War Memorial to 
commemorate those who fought and fell during the Second World War. 
Venue     : Petagas War Monument 
Organiser : Kota Kinabalu City Hall 
Contact   : Ms. Elizabeth Borubui 
Tel       : (+60)88-521800   Fax : (+60)88-219175
Email     : elizabeth@dbkk.sabah.gov.my

Chinese New Year Carnival (23rd-26th Jan 2017)

Venue     : Lintasan Deasoka & Gaya Street
Organiser : The Federation of Chinese Associations Sabah (FCAS)
Contact   : Ms. Glorina Yu 
Tel       : (+60)88-253433   Fax : (+60)88-268433
Email     : fcasinfo@gmail.com

Ginawari Tambunan (25th-27th Jan 2017)

This three-day Tambunan open market extravaganza is the largest 
open market in the interior region of Sabah.
Venue     : Pisompuruan Square, Tambunan
Organiser : Tambunan District Office
Contact   : Mr. Thomas Logijin (District Officer) / Mr. Jumain (Assistant District Officer)
Tel       : (+60)87-774 225 / 771 800
Email     : pdtambunan@gmail.com   Facebook : Page

Chinese New Year (28th-29th Jan 2017)

FEBRUARY 2017

32nd Sabah Annual Art (1st Feb-31st Jul 2017)

Venue     : Sabah Art Gallery
Organiser : Sabah Art Gallery
Contact   : Sara E. Ahmad
Tel       : (+60)88-268748/825   Fax : (+60)88-210040
Email     : sara.sabahart@gmail.com / art.gallery.sabah@gmail.com
URL       : www.sabahartgallery.com/

17th City Day Celebration (2nd Feb 2017)

Venue     : Padang Merdeka, Kota Kinabalu
Organiser : Kota Kinabalu City Hall
Contact   : Rosman Tadul   Tel : (+60)88-521800   Fax : (+60)88-219175
Email     : Rosman.Tadul@dbkk.sabah.gov.my

Chinese New Year’s Celebration Ala Tambunan Tze Yap (4th Feb 2017)

Venue     : Pisompuruan Square, Tambunan
Organiser : Chinese Chamber of Commerce, Tambunan
Contact   : Datuk Oi Thiam Beng, Mr. Yong Ngun Thoe
Tel       : (+60)88-260 111 / 268 222   Fax : (+60)88-245 333

Fitness Carnival (4th-5th Feb 2017)

Venue     : Likas Sports Complex
Organiser : SIDMA College Sabah and UNITAR in collaboration with Sabah Sports Board and KK Event House Sdn Bhd
Contact   : Salumah Binti Nain
Tel       : (+60)88-732000 Ext 328   Fax : (+60)88-732019
Email     : salumah@sidma.edu.my   URL : www.sidma.edu.my/

Fight Fest (4th-5th Feb 2017)

Venue     : Sports Complex Likas (Car Park + Lawn Bowling Area)
Organiser : Kinabalu Fighters Martial Arts & Fitness Centre with DBKK
Facebook  : Page

Jamal Amambing Art Exhibition (10th Feb 2017)

Venue     : El Centro Kota Kinabalu
Organiser : El Centro Kota Kinabalu
Contact   : Katie   HP : (+60)14-8623877

Chinese New Year Festival, Pitas 2017 (11th-12th Feb 2017)

Venue     : Dataran Salimpodon Laut, Pitas
Organiser : Pitas District Office/ Event Organizing Committee
Contact   : Mr. Bubudan OT. Majalu, District Officer
Tel       : (+60)88-615767 / 760  Fax : (+60)88-615521
Email     : Bubbudan.Majalu@sabah.gov.my

Borneo Ultra Trail Marathon (18th Feb 2017)

Venue     : Kiulu Village, Tuaran (Start/Finish)
Organiser : Borneo Ultra Trails Sdn. Bhd.
Contact   : Ms. Martina Yong, Event Communications   HP : (+60)10-9334800 
Email     : info@borneoultra.com   URL : www.borneoultra.com/

Odou Bakanjar (25th Feb 2017)

Celebrated by the Tatana community of Sabah, who reside in the Kuala Penyu district. 
Venue     : Tamu Ground, Kuala Penyu Town
Organiser : Sabah Cultural Board
Contact   : Supian Buang, Assistant Manager III (Cultural Events Division)
Tel       : (+60)88-268789   Fax : (+60)88-264235
Email     : supianbuang@yahoo.com

City Day Open Regatta (25th-26th Feb 2017)

Venue     : Kinabalu Yacht Club, Tanjung Aru, Kota Kinabalu 
Organiser : Kinabalu Yacht Club
Contact   : Mr.Tony Lai, Club Manager 
Tel       : (+60)88-243070/240070   Fax : (+60)88-243007
Email     : kinabaluyachtclub@yahoo.com   URL : www.kinabaluyachtclub.com

Borneo Combat Warrior Run (26th Feb 2017)

Facebook  : Page

Larian Santai Sempena Pertandingan Orang Kuat Sabah 2017 (26th Feb 2017)

Venue     : Padang Merdeka Kota kInabalu
Organiser : Casero Events
Facebook  : Page

Facon Education Fair (26th Feb 2017@12pm-4pm)

Venue     : Hyatt Regency Hotel, Kota Kinabalu
Organiser : Facon Exhibitions Sdn. Bhd. & International Trade Fairs (S) Pte Ltd
URL       : faconedufair.com   Facebook : Page

Majlis Pecah Tanah Pembinaan Musium Tun Mustapha, Kudat (28th Feb 2017)

Venue     : Kudat
Organiser : Sabah Museum 
Contact   : Encik Arif Abd. Hamid
Tel       : (+60)88-225033 / 216606   Fax: (+60)88-240230
Email     : Arif.AbdHamid@sabah.gov.my

MARCH 2017

Sabah International Travel Fair (Sabah ITF) (3rd-5th Mar 2017)

Venue     : Suria Sabah Shopping Mall, Kota Kinabalu
Organiser : IIEC Midas & Supported by SATTA
Contact   : Genevieve Anthony/Dolly Jimayol/ Dato' Seri Winston Liaw
Tel       : (+60)88-222939   Fax : (+60)88-222985
Email     : genevieve@iecmidas.com.my   URL : www.sabahitf.com/

Opening of the North Borneo Railway Gallery (9th Mar 2017)

Venue     : North Borneo Railway Gallery, Sabah Museum
Organiser : Sabah Museum
Contact   : Mr. Dius Kubud
Tel       : (+60)88-225033 / 215606   Fax : (+60)88-240230
Email     : Dius.kubud@sabah.gov.my   URL : museum.sabah.gov.my

Sin Chew Education Fair (10th Mar 2017@12am-5pm)

Venue     : Hotel Sandakan, Sandakan

Sin Chew Education Fair (11th Mar 2017@12am-5pm)

Venue     : Horizon Hotel, Kota Kinabalu

Sin Chew Education Fair (12th Mar 2017@12am-5pm)

Venue     : De Choice Hotel, Tawau

Borneo Sevens 2017 (17th-19th Mar 2017)

Venue     : Eagles Rugby Club, Bandar Utama, Mile 6, Jalan Utara, Sandakan.
Organiser : Eagles Rugby Club, Sandakan
Contact   : Kimberly Tan/ Benno Ong
HP        : (+60)16-8060923   Fax : (+60)89-673640
Email     : kimberlykktan@gmail.com / ongbenno@yahoo.com
URL       : www.borneoeagles.com/

24 Hours Mountain Bike Race (19th Mar 2017)

Venue     : Sabah Tea Garden
Organiser : Performance Sportz (Promasuria Sdn Bhd)
Contact   : Mr. Douglas Yu Siaw Fung, Director
Tel       : (+60)88-212268   HP : (+60)16-8300379
Email     : douglas@performancesportz.com / info@performancesportz.com
Facebook  : Page

Nexus Charity Beach Run (23rd Mar 2017)

Venue     : Nexus Resort & Spa Karambunai
Organiser : Nexus Resort & Spa Karambunai
Contact   : Ms Enid Jaumi   HP : (+60)16-7039753
Email     : NexusBeachRun@nexusresort.com

International Conference on Bajau Diaspora and Southeast Asia Maritime Culture (23rd-26th Mar 2017)

Venue     : Muzium Tun Sakaran, Semporna
Organiser : Sabah Museum 
Contact   : Cik Judeth John Baptist
Tel       : (+60)88-225033 / 216606   Fax: (+60)88-240230
Email     : Judeth.JohnBaptist@sabah.gov.my

Badi Ultra Challenge (25th Mar 2017)

Venue     : Tamu Inobong (Start/Finish)
Organiser : Edulife Bhd. & Kadazandusun Language Foundation (KLF)
Contact   : John Linus, Race Director
Tel       : (+60)88-724852   Fax : (+60)88-724851
Email     : edulifeborneo@gmail.com / klf6392g@gmail.com
Facebook  : Page

Private & International School Fair (26th Mar 2017@12pm-5pm)

The fair is a great opportunity for expatriate families living in Kota Kinabalu 
who are seeking quality international school education for their children.
Venue     : Le Meridien, Kota Kinabalu
Organiser : Mint Communications   Tel : (+60)3-79860070
Email     : enquiry@mint-communications.asia

Sungkadon Obstacle Sprint Run (26th Mar 2017)

Venue     : Dewan Serbaguna Mositun Sungkadon - Novoung, Papar
Organiser : Casero Events
Facebook  : Page

Tambunan Food and Cuisine Festival (29th Mar 2017)

Venue     : Pisompuruan Square, Tambunan
Organiser : Kadazan Dusun Cultural Association (KDCA) Tambunan
Contact   : Mr. Silverius Bruno (+60)19-8218618 / Mrs. Paula Domian (+60)19-8604090
Email     : pdtambunan@gmail.com   Facebook : Page

12th International Sabah Open Dart Tournament  (31st Mar-2nd Apr 2017)

Venue     : Kota Kinabalu Community Hall 
Organiser : Kota Kinabalu City Hall 
Contact   : Lifred Wong   Tel : (+60)88-521800   Fax : (+60)88-219175
Email     : lifred@dbkk.sabah.gov.my

APRIL 2017

New Talents Exhibition (14th Jan-7th Apr 2017)

This is an annual show introducing fresh new works by new comers 
to the gallery with the objective of encouraging and promoting 
more young talents to be actively involved in the creation and 
appreciation of the visual arts in the state.
Venue     : Sabah Art Gallery
Organiser : Sabah Art Gallery
Contact   : Ms. Sara E. Ahmad 
Tel       : (+60)88-268748 / 825    Fax : (+60)88-210040
Email     : sara.sabahart@gmail.com or art.gallery.sabah@gmail.com

12th International Sabah Open Dart Tournament  (31st Mar-2nd Apr 2017)

Venue     : Kota Kinabalu Community Hall 
Organiser : Kota Kinabalu City Hall 
Contact   : Lifred Wong   Tel : (+60)88-521800   Fax : (+60)88-219175
Email     : lifred@dbkk.sabah.gov.my

Sabah Agriculture Park 16th Anniversary Carnival (1st-2nd Apr 2017)

Venue     : Sabah Agriculture Park
Organiser : Sabah Agriculture Park
Contact   : Ms. Nurul Syierah bt Tasim, Park Officer
Tel       : (+60)87-737952 / 558   Fax : (+60)87-737571
Email     : Nurulsyierah@sabah.gov.my / agripark@sabah.net.my
Facebook  : Page

Kalimaran Festival (1st-30th Apr 2017)

Venue     : Murut Cultural Centre, Tenom
Organiser : Sabah Cultural Board / Sabah Murut Association
Contact   : YB Datuk Bobbey Suan
Tel       : (+60)88-255168   Fax : (+60)88-239525
Email     : bobbey.suan@sabah.gov.my

6th SOGCE, Sabah Oil and Gas Conference and Exhibition (10th-11th Apr 2017)

Venue     : Magellan Sutera Harbour Resort, Kota Kinabalu
Organiser : IEC Mdas
Contact   : Ms. Dolly Jimayol, Managing Partner
Tel       : (+60)88-222939   HP : (+60)16-8359488   Fax : (+60)88-222985
Email     : dolly@iecmidas.com.my   URL : www.sabahoilandgas.com.my   
URL       : woojoofood.com.my   Facebook : Page

Invitational Artists Exhibition (10th Apr-7th Jul 2017)

Venue     : Conservation Centre, Sabah Art Gallery
Organiser : Sabah Art Gallery
Contact   : Ms. Sara E. Ahmad
Tel       : (+60)88-268748 / 268825    Fax : (+60)88-210040
Email     : sara.sabahart@gmail.com

Japanese Food Fair (12th-16th Apr 2017)

Venue     : Centre Atrium, G/F, 1Borneo Hypermall
Organiser : Woo Joo Food S/B
Contact   : Ms. Akiko Yong
Tel       : (+60)88-435511   Fax : (+60)88-435510
Email     : akiko@wojamama.com

Good Friday (14th Apr 2017)

Sabah Adventure Challenge Race (14th-16th Apr 2017)

Venue     : Ranau, Kundasang
Organiser : Borneo Ultra Trails Sdn. Bhd.
Contact   : Ms. Martina Yong, Event Communications   HP : (+60)10-9334800 
Email     : info@borneoultra.com   URL : www.borneoultra.com/

Special Exhibition-’Collection of Islamic Civilization’ (15th Apr-31st Aug 2017)

Venue     : Sabah Museum
Organiser : Sabah Museum
Contact   : Ms. Nismah Kanak
Tel       : (+60)88-538234   Fax : (+60)88-240230
Email     : Nismah.Kanak@sabah.gov.my

Open Tagal (Fish Harvesting Day) (16th Apr 2017)

Venue     : Tagal Tinopikon Park & Aj Best Travel Sdn. Bhd.
Organiser : AJ Best Travel Sdn Bhd
Contact   : Nelson / Khee / Vivian
Tel       : (+60)88-718459   fAX : (+60)88-728459
Email     : ajbestsb2013@gmail.com

Ultra-Trail Challenge Aki Nabalu (16th Apr 2017)

Venue     : Kundasang, Ranau
Facebook  : Page

Rungus Kiansamung Festival (20th-22nd Apr 2017)

Head north to the village of Tinangol in Kudat for the 
Rungus Kiansamung Festival in search of the Rungus strongman. 
Venue     : Kg. Tinangol, Matunggong, Kudat
Organiser : Rungus Strongman Club
Contact   : Mr. Stephen Nogiris Sabala
HP        : (+60)16-8373910   Fax : (+60)88-663187
Email     : stephnoris@yahoo.com

Regatta Lepa Semporna (21st-23rd Apr 2017)

The Regatta Lepa is an annual event that pays homage to the lepa, 
a traditional single-mast sailing boat of the Bajau of Semporna. 
A flotilla of colorful boats dot the Celebes Sea as they compete 
for the title of ‘Most Beautiful Lepa’. 
Venue     : Regatta Lepa Square, Semporna, Sabah 
Organiser : Semporna District Office
Contact   : Mr. Chacho Hj. Bullah, District Officer
Tel       : (+60)89-781518/663   Fax : (+60)89-781472
Email     : Chacho.Bulah@sabah.gov.my

Homedec Exhibition (21st-23rd Apr 2017)

Venue     : 1Borneo Mall, Kota Kinabalu,
URL       : homedec.com.my   Facebook : Page

Lets We Forget Run (24th Apr 2017)

This annual event starts with a 2-kilometer symbolic run around the city 
centre and ends at the ANZAC Memorial Monument at Jalan Tugu. A wreath-laying 
ceremony is then held to commemorate the fallen heroes of World War II.
Venue     : ANZAC Monument, Kota Kinabalu 
Organiser : Kota Kinabalu City Hall
Contact   : Rosman Tadul   
Tel       : (+60)88-521800   Fax : (+60)88-219175
Email     : Rosman.Tadul@dbkk.sabah.gov.my

Anzac Day (25th Apr 2017)

Venue     : Sandakan Memorial Park
Organiser : Office of Australian War Graves, Canberra/Sandakan Municipal Council
Contact   : Ms. Jenna Lobb & Ms. Catherin Chua
Tel       : (+60)89-273753   Fax : (+60)89-272112
Email     : Jenna.Lobb@dva.gov.au / Catherin.Chua@sabah.gov.my

Tambunan Food and Cuisine Festival (25th Apr 2017)

Venue     : Pisompuruan Square, Tambunan
Organiser : Kadazan Dusun Cultural Association (KDCA) Tambunan
Contact   : Mr.Silverius (+60)19-8218618 / Mrs.Paula (+60)19-8604090 / Mr.Laiwon (+60)10-9310762
Email     : pdtambunan@gmail.com   Facebook : Page

Sabah International Fishing Tournament (25th-30th Apr 2017)

Venue     : Fishing Grounds at Layang-Layang Reef  
Organiser : Sabah Anglers Association 
Contact   : Nancy Lai (Organising Secretary)   HP : (+60)17-8308798
Email     : sabahanglers@gmail.com   Facebook : Page

Launching of State Level Ka’amatan Festival (25th Apr-1st May 2017)

Venue     : Pisompuruan Square, Tambunan
Organiser : Tambunan District Office
Tel       : (+60)87-774225/771800
Email     : pdtambunan@gmail.com   Facebook  : Page

Professional Conference Management (26th-28th Apr 2017)

Venue     : Grandis Hotel
Organiser : MACEOS
HP        : (+60)12-6406106
Email     : secretariat@maceos.com.my

6th Bundle Festival (28th Apr-1st May 2017)

Venue     : Tawau Sports Complex
Organiser : Sabah Sports Board
Contact   : Mohd. Asneh Mohd. Noor
Tel       : (+60)89-752820   Fax : (+60)89-754821
Email     : komplekssukan_tawau@yahoo.com

KK Food & Bakery Fiesta 亚庇美食烘焙节 (28th-30th Apr 2017)

Venue     : Suria Sabah Shopping Mall
Organiser : Eleventh Avenue Media Marketing & KK Food Event Dot Com
Contact   : Mr. Alfred Allen Ginsos
Tel       : (+60)88-383453   HP : (+60)14-9575738
Email     : 11thdotcom@gmail.com   Facebook : Page

Tambunan Keamatan Charity Run (30th Apr 2017)

Venue     : Pisompuruan Square, Tambunan
Organiser : Tambunan District Office
Tel       : (+60)88-212268
Facebook  : Page

Majlis Pecah Tanah Pembinaan Muzium Etnik Dusun Ranau (30th Apr 2017)

Venue     : Ranau
Organiser : Sabah Museum 
Contact   : Encik Dius Kubud
Tel       : (+60)88-225033 / 216606   Fax: (+60)88-240230
Email     : Dius.Kubud@sabah.gov.my

MAY 2017

6th Bundle Festival (28th Apr-1st May 2017)

Venue     : Tawau Sports Complex
Organiser : Sabah Sports Board
Contact   : Mohd. Asneh Mohd. Noor
Tel       : (+60)89-752820   Fax : (+60)89-754821
Email     : komplekssukan_tawau@yahoo.com

Tambunan District Level Ka’amatan Festival Celebration (1st May 2017)

Venue     : Pisompuruan Square, Tambunan
Organiser : Tambunan District Office
Contact   : Mr.Thomas Logijin (District Officer) / Mr. Jumain (Assistant District Officer)
Tel       : (+60)87-774225 / 771 800   Fax : (+60)87-773122
Email     : pdtambunan@gmail.com   Facebook : Page

Sabah Fest 2017 (5th-7th May 2017)

Venue     : JKKN Sabah Building
Organiser : Sabah Tourism Board/Sri Pelancongan Sabah
Contact   : Zachary Mobijohn
Tel       : (+60)88-232121   Fax : (+60)88-265540
Email     : zachary@sabahtourism.com   URL : www.sabahfest.com

Borneo International Marathon (BIM) (7th May 2017)

Venue     : Stadium, Likas Sports Complex
Organiser : Kinabalu Running Club
Contact   : Marjie Angus
Tel       : (+60)88-218833   Fax : (+60)88-218833
Email     : info@borneomarathon.com   URL : borneomarathon.com/   Facebook : Page

Mabul World Turtle Day (8th-11th May 2017)

Venue     : Borneo Divers Mabul Resort
Organiser : Borneo Divers And Sea Sports (Sabah) Sdn Bhd and Universiti Malaysia Sabah
Contact   : Luke J. Cox (General Manager , Borneo Divers & Sea Sports Sabah Sdn. Bhd)
Tel       : (+60)88-222226 / 221340   Fax : (+60)88-221550
Email     : mabulworldturtleday@gmail.com
URL       : www.borneodivers.info/   Facebook : Page

Pitas Bengkoka Festival & Harvest Festival (10th-14th May 2017)

A colourful event held in conjunction with the 
Harvest Festival to showcase Pitas and its attractions.
Venue     : Bengkoka Square, Pitas
Organiser : Pitas District Office
Contact   : Bubudan O.T. Majalu, District Officer
Tel       : (+60)88-615760/7   Fax : (+60)88-615521
Email     : Bubudan.Majalu@sabah.gov.my

Harvest Festival, Matunggong (13th May 2017)

The sub-district of Matunggong celebrate the Harvest Festival 
with their own line-up of exciting events and the crowning 
of the Unduk Ngadau (Harvest Beauty Queen). 
Venue     : Matunggong Community Hall
Organiser : Matunggong Sub-District Office
Contact   : Bianus Kontong
Tel       : (+60)88-613759   Fax : (+60)88-613786
Email     : Bianus.Kontong@sabah.gov.my

Mother’s Day Walk Abreast 2017 (13th May 2017)

Organiser : Kinabalu Breast Cancer Support Association
Contact   : Ms.Dessirae Foo   Tel : (+60)88-216237
Email     : kinabalupinkribbon@gmail.com   Facebook : Page

Sabah FCAS International Dragon Boat Race (13th-14th May 2017)

Venue     : Teluk Likas, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
Organiser : The Federation Of Chinese Associations Sabah
Contact   : Ms. Glorina Yu
Tel       : (+60)88-253433   Fax : (+60)88-268433
Email     : fcasinfo@gmail.com   URL : sabahdragonboat.com/

Borneo Indigenous Fashion Week 2017 (BIF Week) (13th-14th May 2017)

Venue     : Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort & Spa
Organiser : MB Managers & Consultants
Contact   : Shana Khan   Tel : (+60)88-268180
Email     : sckhan@gmail.com

Harvest Festival, Kota Belud (14th May 2017)

The district of Kota Belud celebrate the Harvest Festival 
with their own line-up of exciting events and the crowning 
of the Unduk Ngadau (Harvest Beauty Queen). 
Venue     : Kota Belud
Organiser : Kota Belud District Office
Contact   : Encik Peter Jiton, Assistant District Officer (Administration)
Tel       : (+60)88-976622 ext 16   Fax : (+60)88-977064
Email     : Peter.Jiton@sabah.gov.my

Harvest Festival, Kota Marudu (15th May 2017)

Venue     : Kota Marudu Community Hall
Organiser : Kota Marudu District Office
Contact   : Mr. Sualim Sanan
Tel       : (+60)88-661321   Fax : (+60)88-661419
Email     : sualim.sanan@sabah.gov.my

International Museum Day (15th-18th May 2017)

On this historic date, entry to the premises of the Sabah Museum is free. 
The visitors will also be treated to cultural performances, shows and exhibitions. 
Venue     : Sabah Museum
Organiser : Sabah Museum
Contact   : Mr. Robin F.Lojiwin / Mdm. Norsiah Jerin
Tel       : (+60)88-225033/215606   Fax : (+60)88-240230
Email     : Robin.Lojiwin@sabah.gov.my   URL : museum.sabah.gov.my

Ka’amatan Day at Tagal Tinopikon Park (20th May 2017)

Venue     : Tagal Tinopikon Park, Penampang
Organiser : Tagal Tinopikon Park & Aj Best Travel Sdn. Bhd.
Contact   : Nelson / Khee / Vivian
Tel       : (+60)88-718459   Fax : (+60)88-728459
Email     : ajbestsb2013@gmail.com

Ultra-Trail Challenge Maliau (20th May 2017)

Venue     : Maliau Basin
Facebook  : Page

Penampang 4×4 Kaamatan Challenge (5th Edition) (20th-21st May 2017)

The two-day Kaamatan Challenge is an annual event for 
4X4 off road enthusiasts in the novice and amateur categories.
Venue     : Kg. Duvanson, Penampang
Organiser : Penampang 4X4 Recreation Club
Contact   : Mr. Bonnie Alberto   HP : (+60)14-8503456
Email     : bonnie_9w6ba@yahoo.com   Facebook : Page

Harvest Festival Open Regatta (27th-28th May 2017)

Venue     : Kinabalu Yacht Club, Tanjung Aru, Kota Kinabalu
Organiser : Kinabalu Yacht Club
Contact   : Tony Lai 
Tel       : (+60)88-243070/240070   Fax : (+60)88-243007
Email     : kinabaluyachtclub@yahoo.com   URL : www.kinabaluyachtclub.com

International Conference on Spirituality, Culture and Sustainable Tourism 2017 (28th May-2nd Jun 2017)

Venue     : Kota Kinabalu
Organiser : Kadazandusun Cultural Association, Sabah (KDCA), Penampang, Sabah, 
            Faculty of Hotel & Tourism Management, Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM) Sabah,
            Secretariat of Local Knowledge, Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM) Penang
Contact   : Ms.Tania Maria Tangit
Tel       : (+60)88-325263   HP : (+60)19-6663086
Email     : KDCA.Conference@gmail.com / conference@kdca.org.my   Facebook : Page

Tadau Ka’amatan Celebration (30th-31st May 2017)

This month-long Harvest Festival celebration will culminate at 
Hongkod Koisaan, KDCA Hall. Join in the merriment as local folks 
sing, dance, eat and play traditional games. This is also the 
main stage for the highly-anticipated final round of the Unduk 
Ngadau (Harvest Beauty Queen) pageant. 
Venue     : Hongkod Koisaan ( Unity Centre) KDCA, Penampang
Organiser : Kadazan dusun Cultural Association (KDCA)
Tel       : (+60)88-713696 / 715924   Fax : (+60)88-713350
Email     : kdcahq@gmail.com   URL : kdca.org.my

JUNE 2017

International Conference on Spirituality, Culture and Sustainable Tourism 2017 (28th May-2nd Jun 2017)

Venue     : Kota Kinabalu
Organiser : Kadazandusun Cultural Association, Sabah (KDCA), Penampang, Sabah, 
            Faculty of Hotel & Tourism Management, Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM) Sabah,
            Secretariat of Local Knowledge, Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM) Penang
Contact   : Ms.Tania Maria Tangit
Tel       : (+60)88-325263   HP : (+60)19-6663086
Email     : KDCA.Conference@gmail.com / conference@kdca.org.my   Facebook : Page

Tambunan Strongman Competition (3rd-4th Jun 2017)

Venue     : Pisompuruan Square, Tambunan
Organiser : Sabah Village Homestay Association Tambunan
Contact   : Mr. Nicholas Jerome Linggohun   HP : (+60)11-26809182
Email     : pdtambunan@gmail.com   Facebook : Page

Borneo 4WD & Outdoor Show (3rd-4th Jun 2017)

Organiser : Sabah Land Rover Club
Contact   : John Kong, Event Manager
HP        : (+60)19-4274064   Fax : (+60)88-210733
Email     : info@sabahlandroverclub.com   Facebook  : Page

Remembering Double Six (6th Jun 2017)

A ceremony to commemorate the tragedy ‘Double Six’ of the 
crashed plane crash on 6 June 1976 at 3.50pm. 
Venue     : Double Six Monument, Grace Point, Sembulan
Organiser : Kota Kinabalu City Hall
Contact   : Elizabeth Borubui   Tel : (+60)88-521800   Fax : (+60)88-219175
Email     : elizabeth@dbkk.sabah.gov.my

Tambunan 4×4 Challenge (8th-11th Jun 2017)

Venue     : Circuits around the villages of Tambunan
Organiser : Tambunan 4X4 Association
Contact   : Mr. Stephen Sibir (+60)13-8658579 / Mr. Rocky Jerome Budin (+60)13-8524444
Email     : pdtambunan@gmail.com   Facebook : Page

Minduk Sirung Trail Challenge (17th Jun 2017)

Venue     : Gunung Alab Substation (Starting Point); 
            Mahua Waterfall Substation (Finishing Point)
Organiser : Sabah Parks
Contact   : Mr. Thomas Yussop / Mr. Rizwan Yunin 
HP        : (+60)19-8620404 (Office), (+60)19-8107188 (Mr. Thomas), (+60)14-3500295 (Mr. Rizwan)
Email     : tamanbanjarancrocker@yahoo.com.m   URL : www.sabahparks.org.my/

The Reef Day (17th Jun 2017)

The annual event focuses on education, protection and rehabilitation in order 
to develop greener consciousness amongst both local population and visitors.
Venue     : The Reef Dive Resort, Mataking Island
Organiser : The Reef Dive Resorts & Tours Sdn Bhd
Contact   : Lai Fook Yee
Tel       : (+60)89-770022 Fax : (+60)89-770023 
Email     : sales@mataking.com   URL : www.mataking.com   Facebook : Page

Lifestyle Wedding Fair 2017 (23rd-25th Jun 2017)

Venue     : Ocenus Waterfront Mall
Organiser : Eleventh Avenue Media Marketing & Elixir Events Management
Contact   : Alfred Allen   HP : (+60)14-9575738
Email     : 11thdotcom@gmail.com   Facebook : Page

Tug of War Tambunan Open (24th Jun 2017)

Venue     : Tambunan Sports Complex
Organiser : Tambunan Tug of War Association
Contact   : Mr. Denis Otigil
Tel       : (+60)87-774225 / 770203   Fax : (+60)87-773122
Email     : pdtambunan@gmail.com   Facebook : Page

Hari Raya Aidilfitri (25th-26th Jun 2017)

Hari Raya Aidilfitri In Pitas (30th Jun 2017)

Venue     : District Multipurpose Hall, Pitas
Organiser : Pitas District Office / Pitas District Level Organizing Committee
Contact   : Hj. Bakri Bin Hj. Nanun, Assistant District Officer
Tel       : (+60)88-615767 / 615760   Fax : (+60)88-615521
Email     : Bakri.Nanun@sabah.gov.my

Pameran Khas “Dools Of Japan” (30th Jun 2017)

Venue     : Sabah Museum
Organiser : Sabah Museum
Contact   : Encik Evren Subal
Tel       : (+60)88-225033 / 215606   Fax : (+60)88-240230
Email     : Evren.Subal@sabah.gov.my
URL       : museum.sabah.gov.my

JULY 2017

32nd Sabah Annual Art (1st Feb-31st Jul 2017)

Venue     : Sabah Art Gallery
Organiser : Sabah Art Gallery
Contact   : Sara E. Ahmad
Tel       : (+60)88-268748/825   Fax : (+60)88-210040
Email     : sara.sabahart@gmail.com / art.gallery.sabah@gmail.com
URL       : www.sabahartgallery.com/

The Launch of Magahau Rungus Festival (1st Jul 2017)

The Magahau Rungus Festival also known as Pongohungkadanan is an 
annual event showcasing traditions and culture of the Rungus people. 
During the launch,rituals are held including the Mongingivit and 
Mongirik dot Bambarazon as well as a display of their traditional 
sport, Hontira, traditional Rungus dance, the Mongigol Sumundai.
Venue     : Puruvan Square, Pekan Matunggong
Organiser : YB Dato' Jelani Hamdan
Contact   : YB Dato' Jelani Hamdan
Tel       : (+60)88-274279/ 0166826888   Fax : (+60)88-253954
Email     : Jelanihamdan@gmail.com   URL : momogunrungus.com/

Crafts Exotica 2017 (1st-26th Jul 2017)

Venue     : Sabah Museum
Organiser : Sabah Museum
Contact   : Puan Su Chin Sidih
Tel       : (+60)88-225033 / 216606   Fax : (+60)88-538229
Email     : Suchin.Sidih@sabah.gov.my

Agnes Keith Day (6th-7th Jul 2017)

Agnes Keith is the renowned American author of ‘Land Below the Wind’. 
This book has won a prize and put Sabah as an attractive place in the world.
Venue     : Agnes Keith House, Sandakan Sabah
Organiser : Sabah Museum
Contact   : Encik Arif Abd. Hamid / Puan Safina Yusof
Tel       : (+60)89-221140   Fax : (+60)89-229593
Email     : Muzium.Sabah@sabah.gov.my / Arif.AbdHamid@sabah.gov.my

The Launching of Gimpuhut Foundation (7th-8th Jul 2017)

Venue     : Bavanggazo Rungus Longhouse, Matunggong, Kudat
Organiser : Rungus Fashion Association Sabah
Contact   : Ms. Mellissa Loley   HP : (+60)13-5579597
Email     : mellissastephen@gmail.com

Sabah Wedding Showcase (7th-9th Jul 2017@11am-9pm)

Venue     : Suria Sabah Shopping Mall
Organiser : Eleventh Avenue Marketing
Contact   : Alfred Allen   HP : (+60)14-9575738
Email     : 11thdotcom@gmail.com   Facebook : Page

Kota Kinabalu International Film Festival (KKIF) (9th-29th Jul 2017)

Venue     : MBO Imago Mall
Organiser : Society of Performing Arts Kota Kinabalu Sabah (SPArKS) & KKIFF
Contact   : Jude Day, Festival Director 
HP        : (+60)14-3514298   Fax : (+60)88-490246
Email     : jude.day@gmail.com   URL : www.kkiff.com   Facebook : Page

Sabah Women Painters Art Exhibition (10th Jul-16th Oct 2017)

Venue     : Conservation Centre, Sabah Art Gallery
Organiser : Sabah Art Gallery
Contact   : Ms. Sara E. Ahmad
Tel       : (+60)88-268748/825/875   Fax : (+60)88-210040
Email     : sara.sabahart@gmail.com / art.gallery.sabah@gmail.com 
URL       : www.sabah.gov.my/artgallery/

Sabah Museum Day (15th Jul 2017)

Venue     : Sabah Museum
Organiser : Sabah Museum
Contact   : Mr. Arif Abd Hamid & En. Stanley Pitol (Exhibition) / Ms. Stella Moo-Tan
Tel       : (+60)88-225033 / 215606   Fax : (+60)88-240230
Email     : Stella.Moo@sabah.gov.my / Arif.AbdHamid@sabah.gov.my
URL       : museum.sabah.gov.my

Tugu Budaya Etnik Sabah, National Youth Folk Dance Festival 2017 (17th-24th Jul 2017)

Venue     : Sabah Cultural Centre, Penampang
Organiser : Sabah Cultural Board
Contact   : Nelson Bray Lawrence, SIFF Chief Liaison Officer
Tel       : (+60)88-268460   HP : (+60)11-12061209   Fax : (+60)88-264235
Email     : siffborneo@gmail.com   Facebook : Page

Kota Kinabalu Jazz Festival (21st-22nd Jul 2017)

A much anticipate jazz musical extravaganza that features 
a line-up of International and Local artists performing 
together on the same stage. The Jazz Festival is a fundraising 
event benefitting various charities in the state.
Venue     : Covered Tennis Court, Sutera Harbour Marina Golf & Country Club, Kota Kinabalu
Organiser : SPArKS & Rotary Club Kota Kinabalu
Contact   : Jack Ong
Tel       : (+60)88-217088   HP : (+60)16-8106505   Fax : (+60)88-260600
Email     : sparksmalaysia@gmail.com / pulauemas88@yahoo.com.sg
URL       : www.kkjazzfest.com   Facebook : Page

Trail Run Challenge Mondikot Deer Camp (23rd Jul 2017)

Venue     : Mondikot Deer Camp, Kg Mondikot, Kaiduan, Papar
Facebook  : Page

Kudat Festival and Mobile Community Transformation Centre (CTC) program, Kudat (27th-30th Jul 2017)

The annual Kudat Festival showcases the uniqueness of tourism attractions and culture in Kudat.
Venue     : Sidek Esplanade, Kudat
Organiser : Kudat District Office
Contact   : Sapdin Ibrahim, District Officer
Tel       : (+60)88-620402   Fax : (+60)88-611303
Email     : sapdin.ibrahim@sabah.gov.my

Tambunan Fishing Competition (28th-30th Jul 2017)

Venue     : Fresh water fishponds around Tambunan
Organiser : Tambunan Anglers’ Association & Tambunan Fishpond Owners’ Association
Contact   : Mr. Stephen Sibir (+60)13-8658579 / Mrs. Rohaidah Marcus (+60)19-2808967 / Mr. Awang Johari (+60)13-8597500
Email     : pdtambunan@gmail.com   Facebook : Page

Classical Guitar Recital by Chong Tze Ken (29th Jul 2017)

Venue     : Blackbox Theatre KK, Level 8, Suria Sabah Shopping Mall
Tel       : (+60)88-288232   HP : (+60)13-8730232 (whatsapp only)
URL       : www.sparks.org.my

Flower Festival (29th-30th Jul 2017)

Sabah’s rich floral heritage is celebrated with a flower sale, 
competitions, games and the Ratu Bunga (Flower Queen) beauty pageant.
Venue     : Sabah Agriculture Park, Tenom
Organiser : Sabah Agriculture Park, Tenom
Contact   : Ms. Nurul Syierah bt Tasim, Park Officer
Tel       : (+60)87-737952/558   Fax : (+60)87-737571
Email     : agripark@sabah.net.my

Closing Celebration of Magahau Rungus Festival (29th-31st Jul 2017)

The highlight of the festival is the Mindahu Mamapak also known as 
Mangaraha Palad which means to be grateful for the abundance of life 
and improve the life that is yet to come. The celebration continues 
with a beauty pageant, Gimpuhut, a traditional song and dance 
competition and a merry feast, known as Moginakan.
Venue     : Matunggong Town
Organiser : Sabah Momogun Rungus Association
Contact   : Encik Stephen Nogiris Sabala
Tel       : (+60)88-676100   HP : (+60)16-8373910   Fax : (+60)88-663187
Email     : stephnoris@yahoo.com

Warrior’s Day Celebration (Hari Pahlawan) (31st Jul 2017)

This day commemorates the contribution and sacrifices of our 
fallen heroes in protecting and defending the sovereignty of 
our nation. It is a day to remember those who died at battle 
in North Borneo and nationwide.
Organiser : Kota Kinabalu City Hall 
Contact   : Rosman Tadul
Tel       : (+60)88-521800 
Fax       : (+60)88-219175 
Email     : Rosman.Tadul@dbkk.sabah.gov.my

AUGUST 2017

Special Exhibition-’Collection of Islamic Civilization’ (15th Apr-31st Aug 2017)

Venue     : Sabah Museum
Organiser : Sabah Museum
Contact   : Ms. Nismah Kanak
Tel       : (+60)88-238501   Fax : (+60)88-538231
Email     : Nismah.Kanak@sabah.gov.my

Launching of Merdeka Month (1st Aug 2017)

Venue     : Kota Kinabalu City Hall
Organiser : Kota Kinabalu City Hall
Contact   : Faradillah binti Haji Abdul Rani
Tel       : (+60)88-521800   Fax : (+60)88-219175
Email     : faradillah@dbkk.sabah.gov.my

Asia Mountain Bike Series (5th-6th Aug 2017)

Venue     : Pisompuruan Square, Tambunan
Organiser : Sabah State Cycling Association & Tambunan Cycling Association
Contact   : Mr. Raijas Anang (+60)13-8150888 / Mrs. Beatrice Lajawa (+60)13-8744055 /
            Mr. Fennedy Judin (+60)16-8223245
Email     : raijasanang@yahoo.com / bethlajawa@yahoo.com
Facebook  : Page

“FIRSTs and LAST” by Green Leaf Theatre (5th-6th Aug 2017)

Venue     : Blackbox Theatre KK, Level 8, Suria Sabah Shopping Mall
HP        : (+60)17-8212132
URL       : www.sparks.org.my

Moginakan Festival (5th-6th Aug 2017)

Moginakan refers to the annual Re-union Festival of the great 
multi-ethnic Kadazandusun Family, while calling to the mind the 
Ancestral Spirits and Souls of all the Departed Members.
Venue     : Kg. Nunuk Ragang, Tompios, Ranau
Organiser : Kadazan Dusun Cultural Association (KDCA) Ranau
Contact   : YB. Datuk Dr. Joachim Gunsalam,District Coordinating Chairman for KDCA Ranau
Tel       : (+60)88-713696 / 337   Fax : (+60)88-713350
Email     : kdcahq@yahoo.com   URL : kdca.org.my/

Kids Run (13th Aug 2017)

Organiser : Event Finder KK
Contact   : Ms.Susan Shahira (Event Manager), Zainah Nuninik (Event Coordinator)
Tel       : (+60)88-318490   Fax : (+60)88-318590
Email     : nana.eventfinderkk@gmail.com / eventfinderkk@gmail.com

Sandakan Memorial Day (15th Aug 2017)

Remember the fallen heroes of the Australian and British prisoners-of-war (POW) 
who endured the the notorious Death Marches from Sandakan to Ranau in 1945. 
Venue     : Sandakan Memorial Park
Organiser : Sandakan Municipal Council
Contact   : Catherin Chua   Tel : (+60)89-273753   Fax : (+60)89-272112
Email     : Catherin.Chua@sabah.gov.my

National Day Celebration At Matunggong (17th Aug 2017)

Venue     : New Town Square, Matunggong
Organiser : Matunggong Sub-District Office
Contact   : Bianus Kontong, Assistant District Officer
Tel       : (+60)88-613759 / 760 / 761   Fax : (+60)88-613786
Email     : Bianus.Kontong@sabah.gov.my

Ultra-Trail Challenge Maliau (20th Aug 2017)

Venue     : Maliau Basin
Facebook  " Page

Semesja Run 2017 – Fund Raising 10k run (20th Aug 2017)

Venue     : St. James Tenghilan
Organiser : Casero Events
Facebook  : Page

Tambunan Strongfit Challenge (23rd-24th Aug 2017)

Tambunan Strongfit Challenge is an extreme quadrathlon event.
Venue     : Pisompuruan Square, Tambunan
Organiser : Tambunan Inn
Contact   : Mr.Yabin Ginsari
Tel       : (+60)87-771240   Fax : (+60)87-771240
Email     : ginsariyabin@yahoo.com   Facebook : Page

The Rungus Photography & Art Exhibition (25th-26th Aug 2017)

Venue     : Kg. Tinangol, Matunggong, Kudat
Organiser : Rungus Photography Club
Contact   : Mr. Stephen Nogiris Sabala
HP        : (+60)16-8373910   Fax : (+60)88-663187
Email     : stephnoris@yahoo.com   Facebook : Group

Merdeka Day Open Regatta (26th-27th Aug 2017)

Event     : Kinabalu Yacht Club, Tanjung Aru, Kota Kinabalu
Organiser : Kinabalu Yacht Club
Contact   : Tony Lai 
Tel       : (+60)88-243007/240070   Fax : (+60)88-243007
Email     : kinabaluyachtclub@yahoo.com   URL : www.kinabaluyachtclub.com

National Day (31st Aug 2017)

Sago Festival (Pesta Rumbia) (20th-21st Aug 2016)

Discover the many uses of the sago palm or rumbia at one of the main 
tourism event highlights of Kuala Penyu. Sample delicious local 
delicacies including the gooey ambuyat and wriggling sago worms.
Venue     : Kuala Penyu Town
Organiser : District Office of Kuala Penyu
Contact   : Abd. Rahim @ Rosli Bin Yacob   Tel : (+60)87-884715   Fax : (+60)87-884229
Email     : abdrahim.yacob@sabah.gov.my

SEPTEMBER 2017

Property, Investment & Home Expo 2017 (1st-3rd Sept 2017)

Venue     : LG Floor, Imago Shopping Mall
Organiser : Property, Investment & Home Expo (PIHEX)
Contact   : Victor   Tel : (+60)88-719787   HP : (+60)13-8351898
Email     : info@maxxmedia.com.my / victor@maxxmedia.com.my
URL       : www.pihex.my/

Tambunan Silat Festival (2nd-3rd Sept 2017)

Venue     : Pisompuruan Square, Tambunan
Organiser : Tambunan District Office
Contact   : Mr.Thomas Logijin (District Officer) / Mr. Jumain (Assistant District Officer)
Tel       : (+60)87-774225 / 771800   Fax : (+60)87-773122
Email     : pdtambunan@gmail.com   Facebook : Page

Global Gourmet Festival (8th-17th Sept 2017)

Venue     : Centre Atrium, G/F, 1Borneo Hypermall
Organiser : Woo Joo Food S/B
Contact   : Jackie Voo Lucca
Tel       : (+60)88-435511   Fax : (+60)88-435510
Email     : lucca@wojamama.com   URL : woojoofood.com.my/

Borneo Rhythms of Rimba (ROR) Wildlife Festival (9th-10th Sept 2017)

Venue     : Rainforest Discovery Centre, Sandakan
Organiser : Future Alam borneo & Proitective Action for Wildlife in Sabah through Education (PAWSE)
Email     : info@futurealamborneo.org  
Facebook  : Page

Colourcoil TMBT Ultra Trail Marathon 2017 (16th-17th Sept 2017)

Venue     : Kg.Lingkubang, Kota Belud (Start) / Kg.Tambatuan (12k), Kg.Nabalu (29k/50k), 
            Mount Kinabalu Heritage Resort & Spa (100k) (Finish)
Organiser : Borneo Ultra Trails Sdn Bhd
Contact   : Ms.Martina Yong, Event Communications   HP : (+60)10-9334800
Email     : info@borneoultra.com   URL : borneoultra.com

Malaysia Day (16th Sept 2017)

Borneo International Orchid Show (BIOS) (22nd-24th Sept 2017)

Venue     : Perdana Park, Tanjung Aru
Organiser : Borneo Orchid Society Sabah
Contact   : Alice Ong, Secretariat
Tel       : (+60)10-9315123   Fax : (+60)88-729942
Email     : borneoorchidsocietysabah@gmail.com   Facebook : Page

Borneo Eco Film Festival (22nd-24th Sept 2017)

Organiser : Borneo Eco Film Festival 
Tel       : (+60)88-250443   Fax : (+60)88-393539
Email     : info@beff.org.my   URL : www.beff.org.my

Tip Of Borneo Sunset Run (23rd Sept 2017)

Venue     : Tanjung Simpang Mengayau
Organiser : Event Finder KK
Contact   : Ms. Susan Shahira (Event Manager), Zainah Nuninik (Event Coordinator)
Tel       : (+60)88-318490   Fax : (+60)88-318590
Email     : nana.eventfinderkk@gmail.com /eventfinderkk@gmail.com

Kokol Nature Adventure (24th Sept 2017)

Venue     : Kokol hill
Organiser : Casero Events
Facebook  : Page

Wastra Borneo Exhibition (25th Sept-31st Dec 2017)

Venue     : Sabah Museum
Organiser : Sabah Museum
Contact   : Ms. Su Chin Sidih
Tel       : (+60)88-225033 / 216606   Fax : (+60)88-240230
Email     : Suchin.Sidih@sabah.gov.my   URL : museum.sabah.gov.my

1st Kota Kinabalu Bike Week (29th Sept-1st Oct 2017)

Organiser : Bikers Garage
Contact   : Mr. Azmi Aziz, Project Coordinator
Tel       : (+60)88-384832   HP : (+60)16-8318082
Email     : bikersgarage.kotakinabalu@yahoo.com   Facebook : Page

The Signature Food Fest 2017 (3rd Edition) (Signature Awards) (29th Sept-1st Oct 2017)

Venue     : Oceanus Waterfront Mall Kota Kinabalu
Organiser : Eleventh Avenue Marketing 
Contact   : Mr. Alfred Allen Ginsos
Tel       : (+60)88-383453   HP : (+60)18-7778369
Email     : kkfoodevent@gmail.com   Facebook : Page

‘Khazanah Dari Rimba’ Special Exhibition (22nd Sept-31st Dec 2016)

Malaysia's jungles are a rich source of materials for handicraft, medicine, beauty products and more. 
Venue     : Sabah Museum
Organiser : Sabah Museum
Contact   : Mr. Janis Galaip
Tel       : (+60)88-225033 / 216606   Fax : (+60)88-240230
Email     : Janis.Galip@sabah.gov.my   URL : museum.sabah.gov.my

Sleep over at the Museum & Night Safari at the Sabah Museum (25th-26th Sept 2016)

Venue     : Sabah Museum
Organiser : Sabah Museum
Contact   : Ms. Norsiah Jerin
Tel       : (+60)88-225033/216606   Fax : (+60)88-240230
Email     : Norsiah.Jerin@sabah.gov.my   URL : museum.sabah.gov.my

OCTOBER 2017

Sabah Women Painters Art Exhibition (10th Jul-16th Oct 2017)

Venue     : Conservation Centre, Sabah Art Gallery
Organiser : Sabah Art Gallery
Contact   : Ms. Sara E. Ahmad
Tel       : (+60)88-268748/825/875   Fax : (+60)88-210040
Email     : sara.sabahart@gmail.com / art.gallery.sabah@gmail.com 
URL       : www.sabah.gov.my/artgallery/

Wastra Borneo Exhibition (25th Sept-31st Dec 2017)

Venue     : Sabah Museum
Organiser : Sabah Museum
Contact   : Ms. Su Chin Sidih
Tel       : (+60)88-225033 / 216606   Fax : (+60)88-240230
Email     : Suchin.Sidih@sabah.gov.my   URL : museum.sabah.gov.my

1st Kota Kinabalu Bike Week (29th Sept-1st Oct 2017)

Organiser : Bikers Garage
Contact   : Mr. Azmi Aziz, Project Coordinator
Tel       : (+60)88-384832   HP : (+60)16-8318082
Email     : bikersgarage.kotakinabalu@yahoo.com   Facebook : Page

Dance Mania (1st Oct 2017)

Venue     : Foo Chow Hall, Kota Kinabalu
Facebook  : Page

32nd Sabah Annual Art Selection Exhibition (1st Oct 2017-31st Jan 2018)

Venue     : Conservation Centre, Sabah Art Gallery
Organiser : Sabah Art Gallery
Contact   : Ms. Sara E. Ahmad
Tel       : (+60)88-268748/825/875   Fax : (+60)88-210040
Email     : sara.sabahart@gmail.com / art.gallery.sabah@gmail.com 
URL       : www.sabah.gov.my/artgallery/

Birthday of Sabah Head of State (7th Oct 2017)

Organiser : Kota Kinabalu City Hall
Contact   : Syron A. Tunggolou   Tel : (+60)88-521800   Fax : (+60)88-219175
Email     : syron@dbkk.sabah.gov.my

Special Exhibitions : Tuan Yang Di-Pertua Negeri Sabah’s Birthday (7th Oct-31st Dec 2017)

Venue     : Sabah Museum
Organiser : Sabah Museum
Contact   : Mr. Arif Abd Hamid
Tel       : (+60)88-225033 / 215606   Fax : (+60)88-240230
Email     : Arif.AbdHamid@sabah.gov.my   URL : www.museum.sabah.gov.my/

30th Mt. Kinabalu International Climbathon (15th Oct 2017)

Set on Malaysia’s highest mountain, the Climbathon takes runners 
to the summit of Mt. Kinabalu within hours where the average 
time climbing the mountain takes 2 days. 
Venue     : Kinabalu Park, Kundasang
Organiser : Sabah Tourism Board/ Sri Pelancongan Sabah
Contact   : Mr. Winceslaus G. Autine
Tel       : (+60)88-232121   Fax : (+60)88-265540
Email     : wences@sabahtourism.com   URL : www.climbathon.my

Borneo Bird Festival (20th-22nd Oct 2017)

Venue     : Rainforest Discovery Centre, Sandakan
Organiser : Sabah Tourism Board /Borneo Bird Club Sandakan
Contact   : Mr. Cede Prudente   
Tel       : (+60)89-666196   HP : (+60)17-8987069
Email     : borneobirdclub@yahoo.com   URL : www.borneobirdfestival.com

Notolon Tarob Festival (24th-25th Oct 2017)

The Notolon Tarob Festival (Solar Eclipse) is held on the 
24th of October to commemorate the solar eclipse that took 
place in the Matunggong District on the same date in 1994. 
This phenomenon is rare and highly feared by the Rungus people 
as they believe an eclipse is a sign of disaster if they are 
unable to appease a young sky god named Tarob. The celebration 
is held for several hours in a longhouse, where family and friends 
gather to sing and dance to the mesmerizing beat of the gong.
Venue     : Kg Tinangol, Matunggong, Kudat
Organiser : Rungus Photography Club
Contact   : Mr. Stephen Nogiris Sabala
HP        : (+60)16-8373910   Fax : (+60)88-663187
Email     : stephnoris@yahoo.com

Menumbok Fishermen Festival (Pesta Nelayan Menumbok) (27th-29th Oct 2017)

The fishing community of Menumbok is celebrated for its contribution 
to the economic development of the district in this festival which is 
also a show of appreciation for the bountiful harvest from the sea.
Venue     : Tapak Pesta Nelayan Mempakul Menumbok
Organiser : Menumbok District Office
Contact   : Mr. Husin Narion, Assistant Sub-District Office
Tel       : (+60)87-831216   Fax : (+60)87-831071
Email     : Husin.Narion@sabah.gov.my

Matunggong Gong Festival (28th Oct 2017)

The gong is one of the quintessential musical instruments of Sabah and 
is produced by craftmakers at Sumangkap Village in Matunggong. See how 
they are made and played to produce the unique sounds of ethnic Sabah music. 
Organiser : Matunggong Sub-district Office
Contact   : Bianus Kontong   
Tel       : (+60)88-613759 / 60   Fax : (+60)88-613786 
Email     : bianus.kontong@sabah.gov.my

Halloween Run (28th Oct 2017)

Venue     : Likas Parking Lot, Likas Sport Complex
Organiser : EVENTfinder. Kota Kinabalu
Contact   : Susan Shahira, Auther J. Datuk Kimon
HP        : (+60)19-8812236   Tel : (+60)88-249945
Email     : eventfinderkk@gmail.com   Facebook : Page

Tamu Besar Kota Belud (28th-29th Oct 2017)

The Tamu Besar is the biggest traditional open-air market held in Sabah. 
Venue     : Town Padang, Kota Belud
Organiser : District Office of Kota Belud 
Contact   : Mr. Peter Jiton, Assistant District Officer (Administration)
Tel       : (+60)88-976622 ext 16   Fax : (+60)88-977064 
Email     : Peter.Jiton@sabah.gov.my

27th Borneo Safari International Off Road Challenge (29th Oct-5th Nov 2017)

Venue     : Sabah Tourism Board, Jalan Gaya
Organiser : Sabah Four Wheel Drive Association
Contact   : Mr. Bonnie Alberto (Honorary Secretary)   HP : (+60)14-8503456
Email     : bonnie_9w6ba@yahoo.com   Facebook : Page

Pesta Buku Borneo 2016 (6th-10th Oct 2016)

Venue     : 1Borneo Hypermall
Organiser : Penerbit Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS)
Contact   : Anicius Justin Adeh/Pegawai Penerbitan
Tel       : (+60)88-320000 ext 1104/88-320096   Fax : (+60)88-320046
Email     : anicius@ums.edu.my

Kota Kinabalu City Tourism Treasure Hunt (8th Oct 2016)

Venue     : Kota Kinabalu City Hall
Organiser : Kota Kinabalu City Hall
Contact   : Zainuddin Abdul Goyoh
Tel       : (+60)88-521800   Fax : (+60)88-219175
Email     : Zainuddin.AbdGoyoh@dbkk.sabah.gov.my

Exhibitions in conjunction with Malaysia’s 53th Anniversary and Birthday Tuan Yang di-Pertua Negeri Sabah (8th Oct-31st Dec 2016)

Organiser : Sabah Museum 
Contact   : Mr. Arif Abd. Hamid
Tel       : (+60)88-225033 /216606   Fax: (+60)88-240230
Email     : Arif.AbdHamid@sabah.gov.my

NOVEMBER 2017

27th Borneo Safari International Off Road Challenge (29th Oct-5th Nov 2017)

Venue     : Sabah Tourism Board, Jalan Gaya
Organiser : Sabah Four Wheel Drive Association
Contact   : Mr. Bonnie Alberto (Honorary Secretary)   HP : (+60)14-8503456
Email     : bonnie_9w6ba@yahoo.com   Facebook : Page

Kota Marudu Festival 2017 (1st Nov 2017)

Venue     : Dataran Pentas Utama Kota Marudu & Town Field Kota Marudu
Organiser : Kota Marudu District Office
Contact   : Mr. Arnold Joibi, District Officer
Tel       : (+60)88-661321   Fax : (+60)88-661419
Email     : Arnold.joibi@sabah.gov.my

Town and Gown Procession (1st Nov 2017)

Venue     : Dewan Bandaraya Kota Kinabalu
Organiser : Universiti Malaysia Sabah & Kota Kinabalu City Hall
Contact   : Faradillah binti Haji Abdul Rani
Tel       : (+60)88-521800   Fax : (+60)88-219175
Email     : faradillah@dbkk.sabah.gov.my

20th Sabah Hospitality Fiesta (1st Nov 2017)

Organiser : ATI College & MAH Sabah/Labuan Chapter
Contact   : Ms. Mabel Cheong, Secretariat
Tel       : (+60)88-242633   Fax : (+60)88-216916
Email     : atic_marketing@live.com   Facebook : Page

Balik Kampung School Activities (2nd-3rd Nov 2017)

Students are invited to spend a night at the museum's Heritage Village where 
a variety of activities take place, recreating the atmosphere of balik kampung. 
Venue     : Heritage Village, Sabah Museum Complex
Organiser : Sabah Museum
Contact   : Ms. Mariana Linggan
Tel       : (+60)88-225033/216606   Fax : (+60)88-240230
Email     : Mariana.Linggan@sabah.gov.my   URL : museum.sabah.gov.my

Borneo Diver’s Celebration of Sea Turtle (6th-9th Nov 2017)

Venue     : Borneo Divers Mabul Resort, Mabul Island, Semporna
Organiser : Borneo Divers and Sea Sports (Sabah) Sdn. Bhd.
Contact   : Louise Lang (Project Manager), Borneo Divers and Sea Sports (Sabah) Sdn. Bhd.
Tel       : (+60)88-222226   Fax : (+60)88-221550
Email     : louise@borneodivers.info   URL : www.borneodivers.info/

Fight Fest : Art of Combat (11th-12th Nov 2017)

Venue     : Suria Sabah Shopping Mall, Kota Kinabalu
Contact   : Johan Julian Lee   HP : (+60)16-8311440
Email     : silver_hand81@yahoo.com   Facebook : Page

7th Bundle Festival (24th-27th Nov 2017)

Venue     : Tawau Sports Complex
Organiser : Sabah Sports Board
Contact   : Mohd. Asneh Mohd. Noor
Tel       : (+60)89-752820   Fax : (+60)89-754821
Email     : Komplekssukan_tawau@yahoo.com

3rd Sabah International Tattoo Convention (24th-26th Nov 2017)

Venue     : Kimanis Ballroom, Hyatt Regency Kinabalu
Organiser : Koiyak Gloves
Contact   : Brandon Oldy   HP : (+60)14-3731319
Email     : info@sabahtattooconvention.com
URL       : sabahtattooconvention.com/

Tambunan Music Festival (25th Nov 2017)

Venue     : Tondulu River Park Platform, Tambunan
Contact   : Mr. Applonius Jaimi   HP : (+60)11-33150991
Email     : pdtambunan@gmail.com   Facebook : Page

Kokol Hill Challange (26th Nov 2017)

Venue     : Menggatal Town Field
Organiser : EVENTfinder. Kota Kinabalu
Contact   : Susan Shahira
Tel       : (+60)88-318490   Fax : (+60)88-318590
Email     : eventfinderkk@gmail.com

Borneon Run (5th Nov 2016)

Venue     : Likas Sports Complex - Tanjung Lipat Kota Kinabalu
Organiser : Performance Sportz
Contact   : Alan Chong /Douglas Yu, Race Director
Tel       : (+60)88-212268   Fax : (+06)88-212268
Email     : douglas@performancesportz.com / alan@thinkworkshop.com.my
URL       : borneonrun.com/   Facebook : Page

Bamboo Music Festival (23rd Nov 2016)

Celebrate the versatility of the bamboo in the form of musical expression.
Venue     : Tun Hamdan Community Hall, Tamparuli
Organiser : Tamparuli Sub-District Office
Contact   : Mr. Celestinus Lawanding,Assistant District Officer
Tel       : (+60)88-782154   Fax : (+60)88-782871
Email     : Celestinus.Lawanding@sabah.gov.my

DECEMBER 2017

Wastra Borneo Exhibition (25th Sept-31st Dec 2017)

Venue     : Sabah Museum
Organiser : Sabah Museum
Contact   : Ms. Su Chin Sidih
Tel       : (+60)88-225033 / 216606   Fax : (+60)88-240230
Email     : Suchin.Sidih@sabah.gov.my   URL : museum.sabah.gov.my

Special Exhibitions : Tuan Yang Di-Pertua Negeri Sabah’s Birthday (7th Oct-31st Dec 2017)

Venue     : Sabah Museum
Organiser : Sabah Museum
Contact   : Mr. Arif Abd Hamid
Tel       : (+60)88-225033 / 215606   Fax : (+60)88-240230
Email     : Arif.AbdHamid@sabah.gov.my   URL : www.museum.sabah.gov.my/

Property, Investment & Home Expo 2017 (1st-3rd Dec 2017)

Venue     : LG Floor, Imago Shopping Mall
Organiser : Property, Investment & Home Expo (PIHEX)
Contact   : Victor   Tel : (+60)88-719787   HP : (+60)13-8351898
Email     : info@maxxmedia.com.my / victor@maxxmedia.com.my
URL       : www.pihex.my/

Sabah Tourism Awards 2017 (2nd Dec 2017)

Organiser : Sabah Tourism Board/ Sri Pelancongan Sabah
Contact   : Francesca Lydia Chipli
Tel       : (+60)88-232121 / 212121   Fax : (+60)88-265540 / 212075
Email     : francesca@sabahtourism.com   URL : www.sabahtourismawards.com/

Ba … Let’s Go To The Park (2nd-3rd Dec 2017)

This two-day event features a variety of fun activities 
and competitions for the family to enjoy, including a 
mountain bike race, fishing tournament and treasure hunt.
Venue     : Sabah Agriculture Park, Tenom
Organiser : Sabah Agriculture Park, Tenom
Contact   : Ms. Nurul Syierah bt Tasim, Park Officer
Tel       : (+60)87-737952 / 558   Fax : (+60)87-737571
Email     : agripark@sabah.net.my / Nurulsyierah@sabah.gov.my

Kiulu Adventure Challenge (3rd Dec 2017)

This challenge pushes adventure enthusiasts to the limits 
through running, mountain biking, rafting and many other 
outdoor activities, held in the scenic district of Kiulu.
Venue     : Kiulu District
Organiser : Kiulu Tourism Association
Contact   : Ms. Sulisa, Mr. Ahmadul Tahir (Race Director), Mr. Auther J. Kimon (Event Director)
Tel       : (+60)88-260711
Email     : ahmadul_tahir@icloud.com / secretariat.kta1@gmail.com

The Rungus Antique & Art Exhibition (7th-9th Dec 2017)

Venue     : Bavanggazo Rungus Longhouse, Matunggong, Kudat
Organiser : Rungus Fashion Association Sabah
Contact   : Ms. Mellissa Loley
HP        : (+60)13-5579597   Fax : (+60)88-663187
Email     : mellissastephen@gmail.com

Sabah Land Rover Jamboree (8th-10th Dec 2017)

Organiser : Sabah Land Rover Club
Contact   : John Kong   HP : (+60)19-4274064   Fax : (+60)88-210733
Email     : info@sabahlandroverclub.com   Facebook : Page

Facon Education Fair (10th Dec 2017@12pm-4pm)

Venue     : Hyatt Regency Hotel, Kota Kinabalu
Organiser : Facon Exhibitions Sdn. Bhd. & International Trade Fairs (S) Pte Ltd
URL       : faconedufair.com   Facebook : Page

Christmas Celebration In Pitas (20th Dec 2017)

Venue     : District Multipurpose Hall, Pitas
Organiser : Pitas District Office / Pitas District Level Organizing Committee
Contact   : Bubudan OT. Majalu, Pegawai Daerah
Tel       : (+60)88-615767 / 0   Fax : (+60)88-615521
Email     : Bubudan.Majalu@sabah.gov.my

KK Christmas Celebration (13th-16th Dec 2016)

Venue     : Padang Merdeka, Kota Kinabalu
Organiser : Kota Kinabalu City Hall & Sabah Council of Churches
Contact   : Neil Mah (SCC) & Benedick Oliver Lidadun (DBKK)
Tel       : (+60)88-521800   Fax : (+60)88-219175
Email     : neilcpc@gmail.com

Kinabalu Park Community Day (2nd-3rd Dec 2016)

Kinabalu Park Community Day acknowledges the local communities 
residing around the Kinabalu Park and celebrates the listing 
of the park as one of UNESCO's World Heritage Sites.
Venue     : Kinabalu Park
Organiser : Sabah Parks & Community of Mount Kinabalu
Tel       : (+60)88-889888   Fax : (+60)88-889068
Email     : ymiki84@yahoo.com / kinabaluoperationcentre@gmail.com

Borneo Bug Fest (3rd-4th Dec 2016)

Venue     : Kota Kinabalu City Hall
Organiser : Kinabalu Volkswagen Club
Contact   : Mr. Aderen Yagang/ Mr. Jerome Kissi
HP        : (+60)14-7031400 / 016-8180991   Fax : (+60)88-244544

Sabah Wellness Expo (9th-11th Dec 2016)

Venue     : Oceanus Waterfront Mall
Organiser : Eleventh Avenue Marketing 
Contact   : Mr. Alfred Allen Ginsos
Tel       : (+60)88-383453   HP : (+60)14-9575738
Email     : kkfoodevent@gmail.com  Facebook : Page

Hobbycon (10th-11th Dec 2016)

Venue     : Likas Sports Complex Badminton Court, Kota Kinabalu
Organiser : Hobbycon
Contact   : Johan Julian Lee   HP : (+60)16-8311440
Email     : contact@hobbycon.my   URL : www.hobbycon.my

Keningau Paragliding Site Launching (11th Dec 2016)

Venue     : Bunsit/ Bandukan 
Organiser : Koperasi Belia Maju Keningau Berhad
Contact   : En. Jude James 
Email     : keningauparagliding2016.blog   Facebook : Page

Super Kerbau Ultra Trail Run (11th Dec 2016)

Venue     : Kiulu, Tuaran
Organiser : Borneo Ultra Trail
Contact   : Ms. Martina Yong (Event Communications)   HP : (+60)10-9334800
Email     : info@borneoultra.com   URL : www.borneoultra.com/super/

Santa Run Kota Kinabalu 2016 (18th Dec 2016)

Venue     : Likas Stadium
Organiser : Bright Torch Sdn. Bhd.
Contact   : Jerelyn Lai (+60)19-8323216 / Jessica Alex (+60)19-8622019
Facebook  : Page

Christmas Day (25th Dec 2017)

2017 Christmas Celebration, 2018 New Year’s Celebration & VTBN 2017 Thanksgiving Ceremony (31st Dec 2017)

Venue     : Pisompuruan Square, Tambunan
Organiser : Pejabat UPPM N.32 Tambunan & KDCA Tambunan
Contact   : Mr. Silverius Bruno (+60)19-8218618 / Mr. Laiwon Dalus (+60)10-9310762
Email     : pdtambunan@gmail.com   Facebook : Page
Share
2 Comments
  1. 18 days ago
    Adger Funk

    Do you have any info bout Bridal/Wedding Fair 2018 date?

    Reply
    • 16 days ago
      Admin

      Sorry, we don’t have any info.

      Reply

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


*

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>