Pesta Chingay Lion and Dragon Dance Parade 2016

Pesta Chingay Lion and Dragon Dance Parade 2016

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Date: 18th December 2016
Time: 7.00pm-11.00pm
Venue: Gurdwara Road to Esplanade

Don’t miss the colourful Chingay, Lion & Dragon Dance parade, part of Penang’s beloved art and culture, along the streets of George Town and let the troupe members impress you with their unique balancing skills and agility. The parade is co-organized by Penang Wushu, Lion and Dragon Dance Association & Penang Chingay Association

The parade starts from Gurdwara Road at 7.00pm and will pass through Penang Road, Carnarvon Street, Jalan Masjid Kapitan Keling and Light Street before ending with a spectacular and elaborate show at Esplanade (Padang Kota Lama). Total route will be about 3.5km.

This year, there are a total of 30 Chingay, Lion Dance and Dragon Dance teams, including a float will perform in the parade, along with marching bands.

All members of the public are welcome to witness this unique annual parade. For more information, please contact 04-6505136.

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