Malaysia Festivals and Events 2020

01 Jan 2020 - 31 Dec 2020

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Discover the best festivals and events happening in Malaysia in 2020. Join in our festive LokaLocal activities throughout the year to get a taste of real Malaysia!

01 Jan (Wed) ✦ New Year's Day
14 Jan (Tues) ✦ Hainan Chicken Rice & Char Siew Cooking Class
25 Jan - 26 Jan (Sat - Sun) ✦ Chinese New Year
29 Jan (Wed) ✦ Hari Moyang Puja Pantai

01 Feb (Sat) ✦ Federal Territory Day (Kuala Lumpur)
01 Feb (Sat) ✦ Celebrate Vietnamese Tet New Year with Lunch/ Dinner
08 Feb (Sat) ✦ Thaipusam
08 Feb (Sat) ✦ Valentine's Ring Making Workshop 情人节金工体验课程 @ Johor
15 Feb (Sat) ✦ Off Grid Glamping Escape to Semenyih
22 Feb (Sat)✦ Melaka Nyonya Kuih Cooking Class

14 March (Sat)✦ Learn to Make Nyonya Kuih in Melaka *** [BOOK YOUR TICKETS NOW]
14 March (Sat)✦ Make Your Own Ring Workshop 一日金工体验课程 *** [BOOK YOUR TICKETS NOW]
🌟 22 March (Sat) ✦ Indian Cooking for Immune System *** [BOOK YOUR TICKETS NOW]

🌟 4 April (Sat) ✦ Mini Polymer Clay Making Workshop *** [BOOK YOUR TICKETS NOW]
10 Apr (Fri) ✦ Good Friday (Sabah & Sarawak)
🌟 11 April (Sat) ✦ Ring Making Workshop @ KL *** [BOOK YOUR TICKETS NOW]
15 Apr (Wed) ✦ Declaration of Melaka as a Historical City (Melaka)
🌟 18 April (Sat) ✦ Garden of Eden: Genting Highlands *** [BOOK YOUR TICKETS NOW]
🌟 19 April (Sun) ✦ DIY Ring Making Workshop *** [BOOK YOUR TICKETS NOW]
24 Apr (Fri)✦ Awal Ramadan (Johor, Kedah & Melaka)
26 Apr (Sun) ✦ Awal Ramadan Holiday (Johor & Kedah)

01 May (Fri)✦ Labour Day
07 May (Thu) ✦ Wesak Day
10 May (Sun) ✦ Nuzul Al-Quran (National except Johor, Kedah, Melaka, Negeri Sembilan, Sabah & Sarawak)
11 May (Mon) ✦ Nuzul Al-Quran Holiday (Kuala Lumpur, Labuan, Pahang, Penang, Perak, Perlis, Putrajaya & Selangor)
24 - 25 May (Sun - Mon) ✦ Hari Raya Aidilfitri (National)
26 May (Tues)✦ Hari Raya Aidilfitri Holiday (National except Johor, Kedah, Kelantan & Terengganu)
30 May - 01 Jun (Sun - Mon) ✦ Harvest Festival (Labuan & Sabah)

01 - 02 Jun (Mon) ✦ Hari Gawai Sarawak
06 Jun (Sat) ✦ Agong's Birthday National
07 Jun (Sun) ✦ Agong's Birthday Holiday (Kelantan & Terengganu)

07 Jul (Tue) ✦ Georgetown World Heritage City Day (Penang)
11 Jul (Sat) ✦ Penang Governor's Birthday (Penang)
22 Jul (Wed) ✦ Sarawak Day (Sarawak)
31 Jul (Fri) ✦ Hari Raya Haji (National)

1 Aug (Sat) ✦ Hari Raya Haji Holiday (Kedah, Kelantan, Perlis & Terengganu)
2 Aug (Sun) ✦ Hari Raya Haji Holiday (Kelantan & Terengganu)
20 Aug (Thu) ✦ Awal Muharram
31 Aug (Mon) ✦ Merdeka Day

16 Sep (Wed) ✦ Malaysia Day

03 Oct (Sat) ✦ Sabah Governor's Birthday (Sabah)
09 Oct (Fri) ✦ Melaka Governor's Birthday (Melaka)
10 Oct (Sat) ✦ Sarawak Governor's Birthday (Sarawak)
29 Oct (Thu) ✦ Prophet Muhammad's Birthday (National)

14 Nov (Sat) ✦ Deepavali (National except Sarawak)
15 Nov (Sun) ✦ Deepavali Holiday (Kelantan & Terengganu)

25 Dec (Fri) ✦ Christmas Day


Click on the festival highlights above for information and location.


Click on the listing page to find out all you need to know about the festival or activity! Select the number of participants joining and click "Book Now". You will be prompted to pay using our secured payment gateway. Once the local expert confirms, you're good to go!

Yes, you can choose a date you prefer. All you have to do is find the normal tour listing page on the LokaLocal website. You can do so by typing the keyword into the Search Bar, or you can click on the Local Expert image to see the other listings he/she has.

Once you do so, select your preferred date and the number of participants joining, then click "Book Now". You will be prompted to pay using our secured payment gateway. Wait for your local expert's confirmation, and you're on for an adventure.

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