JANUARY 2020

2020 Ang Pau Run (18th Jan 2020)

Venue     : Marina Park City, Miri

Gong Xi Fa Cai (25th-26th Jan 2020)

FEBRUARY 2020

Miri AfroLatin Fiesta 2019 (27th Feb-1st Mar 2020)

Venue     : Eastwood Valley Golf & Country Club, Miri
Organiser : La Danza Studio 
Contact   : Safrina Othman   Tel : (+60)16-6370085
Email     : ladanza.studio@yahoo.com

Lundu Mini AutoFest (29th Feb 2020)

Venue     : Stadium Mini Lundu

MARCH 2020

Miri Lion Run (1st Mar 2020)

Venue     : Marina Park City, Miri

38 Media Wedding Expo (5th-8th Mar 2020)

Venue     : CityOne Megamall, Kuching

Kabong International Kite Festival (5th-10th Mar 2020)

Venue     : Kabong

Sibu Tower Run (8th Mar 2020)

Venue     : Wisma Sanyan
Organiser : Sibu Municipal Council / MPI Alumni Association
HP        : (+60)12-8852460

Tanjung Manis Fishing Safari (10th-12th Mar 2020)

Venue     : Express Terminal, Bandar Baru Tg. Manis
Organiser : Sarawak Timber Industry Development (PUSAKA)
Tel       : (+60)82-442691/473151

Sin Chew Education Fair (13th Mar 2020@1pm-6pm)

Venue     : Pullman Hotel, Kuching

Sin Chew Education Fair (14th Mar 2020@1pm-6pm)

Venue     : RH Hotel, Sibu

Sin Chew Education Fair (15th Mar 2020@1pm-6pm)

Venue     : Promenade Hotel, Bintulu

Sin Chew Education Fair (16th Mar 2020@1pm-6pm)

Venue     : Pullman Hotel, Miri

SK Luak Run (29th Mar 2020)

Venue     : Marina Park City, Miri

APRIL 2020

Serian Bike Week (3rd-5th Apr 2020)

Venue     : Serian

Spartan Race (4th-5th Apr 2020)

Venue     : Marina Parkcity, Miri.
Organiser : Spartan Race Malaysia

Balleh-Kapit Raft Safari (3rd-5th Apr 2020)

An Annual rafting competition held along the Rejang River. A challenging race 
that take competitors through swift river ad whirl pool.
Venue     : Kapit town
Organiser : Kapit Division Tourism Task Group (TTG) Kapit & Kapit Residen Office
Tel       : (+60)84-796230   Email     : irenem2@sarawak.gov.my
Category  : Sports

Miri Hospital Run (12th Apr 2020)

Venue    : Marina Parkcity, Miri.

Borneo Music Festival Live (10th-11th Apr 2020)

Venue    : Sarawak Cultural Village

The Bornean Frog Race (18th Apr 2020)

Venue     : Samajaya Nature Reserve 
Organiser : Unimas and Sarawak Forestry
Tel       : (+60)85-471609/471630
URL       : theinternationalborneanfrograce.weebly.com   Facebook : Page

Mukah Kaul Festival (18th-19th Apr 2020)

Kaul was held as a religious ceremony to appease the spirits of the sea, 
land and forest and making it as the most important festival in 
Melanau traditional calendar.
Venue     : Kaul Festival Site, Mukah 
Organiser : Persatuan Melanau Mukah & Mukah Resident Office
Contact   : Mr. Pengiran Saifudzin Pengiran Mahtar
Tel       : (+60)84-872595   Fax : (+60)84-656405
Email     : john_jennifer@hotmail.com

Sarawak Harvest and Folklore Festival (24th-26th Apr 2020)

Venue     : Sarawak Cultural Village, Kuching
Organiser : Sarawak Cultural Village
Tel       : (+60)82-846108/078   Email : enquiry@scv.com.my

Pesta Selangau (24th-26th Apr 2020)

Venue     : Selangau
Organiser : Sibu Rural District Office
Tel       : (+60)84-336077

MAY 2020

Pesta Bung Bratak (1st May 2020)

Venue     : Bung Bratak Heritage Centre, Bau
Organiser : Bau District Office
Tel       : (+60)82-763211
Email     : wonghs@sarawak.gov.my

Miri May Fest (1st-31st May 2020)

Organiser : Miri City Council
Tel       : (+60)85-433501   Email : mbm@miricouncil.gov.my
Category  : Festivals

Hari Raya Aidilfitri (Eid Ul-Fitr) (24th-25th May 2020)

SBC Biodiversity Day (22nd May 2019)

Venue     : Sarawak Biodiversity Centre 
Tel       : (+60)82-610610

Gawea Sowa Bijagoi (30th May-3rd Jun 2019)

Venue     : Bung Jagoi, Bau

Annah Rais Longhouse (31st May-1st Jun 2019)

Venue     : Annah Rais Longhouse, Padawan, Kuching

JUNE 2020

Muk Ayun Gawai Opening (1st Jun 2020)

Venue     : Kampung Ayun, Bengoh Padawan Kuching

Birarak Gawai Taee (1st Jun 2020)

Venue     : Kampung Taee, Serian Kuching

Gawai Dayak (1st-2nd Jun 2020)

Venue     : Sarawak Cultural Village, Kuching
Organiser : Sarawak Cultural Village
Contact   : Mr.Zaini Haji Zainuddin(Festival Director/Sales & Marketing Manager,SCV)
Tel       : (+60)82-846108/846078   Fax : (+60)82-846988
Email     : enquiry@scv.com.my / zainizz@gmail.com

Lun Bawang Festival (Irau Aco) (1st-3rd Jun 2020)

Irau Aco Lun Bawang is essentially a showcase of Lun Bawang culture 
and heritage traditional music and dances as well as traditional 
handicrafts and traditional Lun Bawang cuisine.
Venue     : Dataran Bandar Lawas, Limbang
Organiser : Lun Bawang Association
Contact   : Daneil Punang   HP : (+60)19-8899029

Gawai Selampit (2nd Jun 2020)

Venue     : Kampung Selampit, Lundu

Buffalo Race Festival (Adau Gayo Babulang & Lumba Kerbau) (5th-7th Jun 2020)

The highlight of the festival is the buffalo race involving teams from Limbang, 
Sabah and Brunei trying to outrace each other, riding on bare buffalo back.
Venue     : Kampung Batu Danau Limbang
Organiser : Bisaya Sarawak Association D/A Pejabat Bahagian Miri
Contact   : Mr. Henry Madai 
Tel       : (+60)85-433202   Email : sumatnie@yahoo.co.uk
Category  : Festivals

Bario Trail Run (13th Jun 2020)

Venue     : Bario, Miri
HP        : (+60)112-5081114 (Julian Rang)

Miri City International Deep Sea Fishing Tournament (18th-21st Jun 2020)

Venue     : Miri, Marina Bay
Organiser : Miri Anglers Club
Contact   : Mr. Vincent Lo   HP : (+60)17-8029002

Danu Lake Festival (Pesta Tasik Danu Serian) (26th-28th Jun 2020)

Venue     : Tasik Danu, Serian
Organiser : Serian Resident Office

Dynasty Charity Run 16 (28th Jun 2020)

Venue     : Dynasty Hotel, Miri

Gawai Kampung Pueh (2nd Jun 2019)

Venue     : Kampung Pueh, Lundu

Sarawak State Level Gawai Dayak (15th Jun 2019)

Venue     : Kuching

Gawai Bau (22nd Jun 2019)

Venue     : Bau Civic Centre, Bau

Closing Gawai Kampung Pichin (29th Jun 2019)

Venue     : Kampung Pichin Longhouse, Serian

Pesta Nyebang Baruk BiGumbang (29th Jun 2019)

Venue     : Kampung Gumbang, Bau, Kuching

JULY 2020

12th Kuching Bridge Congress (3rd-5th Jul 2020)

Venue     : Grand Continental Hotel, Ban Hock road, Kuching
Email     : kuchingcongress@gmail.com   URL : kuchingbridgecongress.com/

Rainforest Fringe Festival (3rd-10th Jul 2020)

Venue     : Kuching
URL       : rainforestfringe.com/   Facebook : Page

Men’s Health Congress 2020 (9th-11th Jul 2020)

Venue     : Borneo Convention Centre Kuching (BCCK) 
URL       : www.mhwc.my/

Rainforest World Music Festival (10th-12th Jul 2020)

The Rainforest World Music Festival is a unique festival that brings together 
renowned world musicians from all continents and indigenous musicians from the 
interiors of the mythical island of Borneo.
Its formula of three afternoons of interactive and educational workshops, 
ethno-musical lectures, jamming sessions and mini concerts, followed by 
evening performances on the main stage has proven to be a hit with the audience, 
who come from near and far.
Venue     : Sarawak Cultural Village, Kuching
Organiser : Sarawak Tourism Board
Tel       : (+60)82-423600   Email : stb@sarawaktourism.com
URL       : rwmf.net
Category  : Festivals

World Engineering, Science and Technology Congress (ESTCON) (14th-16th Jul 2020)

Venue     : Borneo Convention Centre Kuching (BCCK) 

Borneo Jazz Festival (17th-19th Jul 2020)

Borneo Jazz is one of the longest running Jazz festivals in the region. 
There will be three nights of four performances by regionally and 
internationally recognised Jazz musicians.
Venue     : Coco Cabana, Marina Bay Miri
Organiser : No Black Tie
Tel       : (+60)82-423600
URL       : jazzborneo.com   Facebook : Page

Serian Rafting Challenge (24th-25th Jul 2020)

Venue     : Kampung Tebawang Mawang, Kampung Tebakang

Pesta Nukenen – Bario Food Festival (30th Jul-1st Aug 2020)

Venue     : Bario
Facebook  : Page

8th Miri Bike Week: Cococabana (5th-7th Jul 2019)

Venue     : Permymall Miri
Organiser : Kelab Motosikal Jaguh Miri 
Facebook  : Page

Borneo Cultural Festival (BCF) (18th-27th Jul 2019)

A week-long celebration of food, music and dances celebrating 
the diverse cultural background of Sibu community such as 
Iban/Bidayuh/Orang Ulu, Malay/Melanau and Chinese.
Venue     : Sibu Town Square
Organiser : Sibu Municipal Council
Tel       : (+60)84-333411
Email     : smc@smc.gov.my   URL : www.smc.gov.my

Kuching Festival (26th Jul-18th Aug 2019)

Venue     : Majlis Bandaraya Kuching Selatan
Organiser : Majlis Bandaraya Kuching Selatan
Tel       : (+60)82-354200   Fax : (+60)82-417372
URL       : www.mbks.gov.my

Festival of Sacrifice / Hari Raya Aidiladha (31st Jul 2020)

AUGUST 2020

18th International Conference on Clean Energy (10th-14th Aug 2020)

Venue     : Borneo Convention Centre Kuching (BCCK)
URL       : www.icce2020.org/

Kuching Marathon 2020 (16th Aug 2020)

Venue     : Padang Merdeka, Kuching
Organiser : Kuching Marathon Association (KMA)
Email     : kuchingmarathon@gmail.com
URL       : marathonkuching.com

The Wedding Expo – Bintulu (2nd-4th Aug 2019)

Venue     : Bintulu
Organiser : Borneo Event Entertainment
Facebook  : Page

Sibu International Dance Festival (SIDF) 诗巫国际舞蹈节 2017 (13th-17th Aug 2019)

Sibu International Dance Festival is a world platform for artists and 
arts organisations to explore, to exchange experiments and to inspire 
concepts, showcasing the diversity of dance in the land of Borneo.
Venue     : Sibu
Organiser : Hornland Dance Theathe
Tel       : (+60)84-349932   HP : (+60)16-8937614 
Email     : sidfestival@gmail.com 
URL       : sidfestival.com    Facebook : Page

Siol International Mountain Bike Challenge (23rd-24th Aug 2019)

Venue     : Bukit Siol, Jalan Semariang
Organiser : Kuching North City Hall 
Tel       : (+60)82-446688 / 236223

Islamic New Year (20th Aug 2020)

National Day (31st Aug 2020)

SEPTEMBER 2020

Colour Rush (1st Sept 2019)

Venue     : Sibu Town Square, Sibu
Organiser : Sarawak Children Cancer Society
URL       : www.colourrushrun.com   Facebook : Page

Kuching Intercultural mooncake festival (6th-13th Sept 2019)

Venue     : Carpenter Street, Ewe Hai Street, China Street & Bishopgate Street, Kuching
Facebook  : Page

Sarawak 4×4 Jamboree (12th-15th Sept 2019)

Venue     : Bintulu, Tatau, Samarakan, Sungai Asap and Belaga

Sibu BASE Jump 2019 (13th-22nd Sept 2019)

Venue     : Wisma Sanyan & Sibu Town Square (Phase I)
Organiser : Sibu Tourism Task Force Group
Contact   : Mr Brin Munsang   Tel : (+60)84-321963/330500
Email     : Basejumpaziz@yahoo.com   Facebook : Page

Colour Rush (15th Sept 2019)

Venue     : Saradise Kuching (Arco String block)
Organiser : Sarawak Children Cancer Society
URL       : www.colourrushrun.com   Facebook : Page

SHEDA Property Expo (20th-22nd Sept 2019)

Venue     : Borneo Convention centre Kuching

Colour Rush (22nd Sept 2019)

Venue     : Boulevard Shopping Mall, Miri
Organiser : Sarawak Children Cancer Society
URL       : www.colourrushrun.com   Facebook : Page

Borneo International Kite Festival (25th-29th Sept 2019)

Venue     : Old Airport Runway Bintulu
Organiser : Bintulu Development Authority  
Contact   : Encik Muammar Quaddafi bin Abdul Razak
Tel       : (+60)86-332011 ext443   Fax : (+60)86-332255
URL       : borneokites.com

Kuching Waterfront Jazz Festival (27th-28th Sept 2019)

Venue     : Kuching Waterfront & Grand Margherita Hotel
Organiser : Place Borneo Sdn. Bhd.
Tel       : (+60)82-532111   Email : info@placeborneo.com
URL       : kuchingwaterfrontjazz.com/

Miri International Tourism Photography Conference (27th-28th Sept 2019)

Venue     : Curtin University of Technology Sarawak Campus (CURTIN), Miri
Organiser : Miri Photographic Society
Contact   : Mr. Sylvester Wong Sin Hee   HP : (+60)12-8778788

Tasik Biru (Blue Lake) Festival (27th-29th Sept 2019)

Venue     : Blue Lake (Tasik Biru), Bau 
Organiser : Bau District Office 
Tel       : (+60)82-763211   Email : wonghs@sarawak.gov.my

What About Kuching 2018 (28th Sept-27th Oct 2019)

This month-long festival is where the arts, culture and lifestyle of 
Kuching take centre stage.
Venue     : Kuching
URL       : aboutkuching.com/

OCTOBER 2020

21st FAVA Congress (15th-17th Oct 2020)

Venue     : Borneo Convention Centre Kuching (BCCK)
URL       : fava2020.com/

Siniawan Heritage Town Festival (4th-6th Oct 2019)

Venue     : Siniawan, Bau

Borneo International Beads Conference (4th-6th Oct 2019)

Venue     : The Waterfront Hotel
Organiser : Crafthub Sdn. Bhd.
Tel       : (+60)82-421346
Email     : crafthub@gmail.com   URL : crafthub.com.my/

Hari Bukit Mas (5th-6th Oct 2019)

Venue     : Taman Tasik Mas, Limbang
Organiser : Limbang District Council 
Tel       : (+60)85-211288

Padawan Raft Safari (6th Oct 2019)

River Safari in Padawan is a bamboo rafting competition. 
Venue     : Kampung Annah Rais, Kampung Temurang, Kampung Danu, Kampong Git
Organiser : Padawan Municipal Council 
Tel       : (+60)82-615566   URL : mpp.sarawak.gov.my

7th Canada Hill Trail Challenge (6th Oct 2019)

Venue     : Canada Hill, Miri

Sarawak Adventure Challenge (12th Oct 2019)

Organiser : One Wayang Tour Sdn. Bhd. & Draco Action Sports 
Tel       : (+60)82-238801   Email : info@sarawakchallenge.com
Facebook  : Page

Similajau Nature Challenge (13th Oct 2019)

Venue    : Similajau National Park, Bintulu
HP       : (+60)19-8610998

Pesta Limau Bintangor (19th-27th Oct 2019)

Venue     : Bintangor 
Organiser : Majlis Daerah Maradong dan Julau 
Tel       : (+60)84-693232

Borneo Highlands Padawan Nature Challenge (20th Oct 2019)

Venue     : Borneo Highlands Resort 
Organiser : Padawan Municipal Council   Tel : (+60)82-577920

Sarawak International Dragon Boat Regatta 2019 (25th-27th Oct 2019)

Venue     : Kuching Waterfront
Organiser : Ministry of Tourism, Arts, Culture, Youth and Sport Sarawak
URL       : sarawakdragonboatregatta.weebly.com/

Tidal Bore Festival (Pesta Benak) (25th-27th Oct 2019)

Venue     : Batang Lupar Riverfront, Sri Aman
Organiser : Sri Aman District Office 
Facebook  : Page

Pesta Apau Koyan (25th-27th Oct 2019)

Venue     : Sungai Asap Belaga

Pesta Kanowit (25th Oct-3rd Nov 2019)

Venue     : Dataran Kubu Emma

Pesta Sebauh (26th-27th Oct 2019)

Venue     : Sebauh District Office 
Tel       : (+60)86-422118

NOVEMBER 2020

Miri Country Music Festival (27th-28th Nov 2020)

Venue     : Coco Cabana, Miri
Facebook  : Page

Sarawak Regatta (1st-3rd Nov 2019)

This annual event is the showcase of boat race with participation 
from various government agencies, private sectors and also participants 
from the neighbouring countries of Indonesia and Brunei.
Venue     : Kuching Waterfront
Organiser : Resident Office Kuching
Tel       : (+60)82-507051/5

Samarahan Food Festival (1st-11th Nov 2019)

Venue     : Summer Mall, Kota Samarahan
Organiser : Kota Samarahan Municipal Council

Kubah Nature Challenge (2nd Nov 2019)

Venue     : Kubah National Park, Kuching
Organiser : Sarawak Forestry

Miri Beach Ultra (3rd Nov 2019)

Venue     : Beach Republic, Luak Bay, Miri.
URL       : bulatanparkrunnersclub.com/mbbu2019/

Colour Rush (10th Nov 2019)

Venue     : Saradise Kuching
Organiser : Sarawak Children Cancer Society
URL       : www.colourrushrun.com   Facebook : Page

Colour Rush (10th Nov 2019)

Venue     : Boulevard Shopping Mall
Organiser : Sarawak Children Cancer Society
URL       : www.colourrushrun.com   Facebook : Page

Mulu Eco Challenge (15th-16th Nov 2019)

Venue     : Mulu Marriott Resort & Spa
URL       : gritevent.com/mulu/

Borneo Talent Awards (22nd-23rd Nov 2019)

Venue     : Sibu Civic Centre
Organiser : Sibu Municipal Council
Tel       : (+60)84-333411   Fax : (+60)84-320240
Email     : smc@smc.gov.my   Facebook : Page

Pesta Telaga Air (22nd-24th Nov 2019)

Venue     : Padawan Municipal Council
Tel       : (+60)82-615566

Pineapple Festival (Pesta Nanas) (23rd Nov-1st Dec 2019)

Venue     : Sarikei
Organiser : Sarikei Resident Office

8th Miri International Dance Championship (24th Nov 2019)

Venue     : Eastwood Valley Golf & Country Club Miri
Facebook  : Page

Tasik Biru Festival (Pesta Tasik Biru Bau) (29th Nov-1st Dec 2019)

Venue     : Blue Lake (Tasik Biru), Bau
Organiser : Bau District Office

DECEMBER 2020

Sibu Big Bike Week (6th-8th Dec 2019)

Venue     : Sibu Town Square Phase II
Organiser : Razz Chopper Motor Club
Tel       : (+60)19-8557171
Facebook  : Page

Sitok Kuching (6th-8th Dec 2019)

Venue     : Kuching Waterfront
Organiser : Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture Sarawak
Tel       : (+60)82-319313

Kuching Christmas Parade (7th Dec 2019)

Venue     : MBKS Jubilee Ground - Kuching Waterfront

Miri City Christmas Parade (8th Dec 2019)

Venue     : Miri City Fan, Jalan Kipas, Miri
Organiser : Miri City Council in conjunction with all churches in Miri
Tel       : (+60)85-424111/424984   Fax : (+60)85-435602
Email     : mirimc@miricouncil.gov.my

8th Run Kampung Bobak (8th Dec 2019)

Venue     : Kampung Bobak, Singai Kuching
Tel       : (+60)82-450450

Miri Santa Run (15th Dec 2019)

Venue     : Marina Parkcity, Miri

The Art Of Sape (21st Dec 2019)

Venue     : Sibu Heritage Centre
Organiser : Kelab Sape Dayak Sibu

Sibu Street Busking Event (21st Dec 2019)

Venue     : Sibu Heritage Centre

Closing Ceremony of VSY 2018 cum Year End Countdown 2018 (31th Dec 2019)

Venue     : Sibu Town Square
Organiser : Sibu Municipal Council
Tel       : (+60)84-333411   Email : smc@smc.gov.my

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