SABAH CALENDAR OF EVENTS

30th Sabah Annnual Art Selection Exhibition

16 Oct 2015 - 31 Jan 2016

A major annual art works exhibition involving selected and awarded art works by local artists from secondary school students and professional artists. The award winning works featuring masterpieces on varied subjects and topics are all related to Sabah

ORGANIZER: Sabah Art Gallery/ Sabah Cultural Board

VENUE: Conservation Centre, Sabah Art Gallery



30th Sabah Annnual Art Selection Exhibition

16 Oct 2015 - 31 Jan 2016

A major annual art works exhibition involving selected and awarded art works by local artists from secondary school students and professional artists. The award winning works featuring masterpieces on varied subjects and topics are all related to Sabah

ORGANIZER: Sabah Art Gallery/ Sabah Cultural Board

VENUE: Conservation Centre, Sabah Art Gallery



Sabah Masters 2016

6 Jan 2016 - 9 Jan 2016

Witness some of the greatest names in Southeast Asia’s golfing arena tee off at the Sabah Masters 2016 tournament. This prestigious event will once again be held at Sutera Harbour Golf & Country Club. Indulge in the breathtaking view of the 2

ORGANIZER: Sabah Tourism Board

VENUE: Sutera Harbour Golf & Country Club

WEBSITE: aseanpgatour.com



Sabah Masters 2016

6 Jan 2016 - 9 Jan 2016

Witness some of the greatest names in Southeast Asia’s golfing arena tee off at the Sabah Masters 2016 tournament. This prestigious event will once again be held at Sutera Harbour Golf & Country Club. Indulge in the breathtaking view of the 2

ORGANIZER: Sabah Tourism Board

VENUE: Sutera Harbour Golf & Country Club

WEBSITE: aseanpgatour.com



New Talents Exhibition

15 Jan 2016 - 8 Apr 2016

An exhibition of creative works by new talents discovered or introduced to the gallery.  This is an annual show introducing fresh new works by newcomers to the gallery with the objective of encouraging and promoting more young talents to be a

ORGANIZER: Sabah Art Gallery

VENUE: Sabah Art Gallery

WEBSITE: sabah.gov.my



New Talents Exhibition

15 Jan 2016 - 8 Apr 2016

An exhibition of creative works by new talents discovered or introduced to the gallery.  This is an annual show introducing fresh new works by newcomers to the gallery with the objective of encouraging and promoting more young talents to be a

ORGANIZER: Sabah Art Gallery

VENUE: Sabah Art Gallery

WEBSITE: sabah.gov.my



'Family History Makes the Nation History' Photography Exhibition

18 Jan 2016 - 31 Mar 2016

Various selected family photographs from the 2015 Community Photograph Competition are showcased in this exhibition. Come and see how the foundation of a family creates a nation’s history through this rare collection of photographs.


ORGANIZER: Sabah Museum

VENUE: Sabah Museum

WEBSITE: museum.sabah.gov.my



'Family History Makes the Nation History' Photography Exhibition

18 Jan 2016 - 31 Mar 2016

Various selected family photographs from the 2015 Community Photograph Competition are showcased in this exhibition. Come and see how the foundation of a family creates a nation’s history through this rare collection of photographs.


ORGANIZER: Sabah Museum

VENUE: Sabah Museum

WEBSITE: museum.sabah.gov.my



“Fallen Heroes” of Petagas

21 Jan 2016

A memorial service is held annually at the Petagas Memorial Garden to commemorate those who fought and fell during World War II. This memorial park was erected in memory of those who died while defending Sabah against the Japanese during World War II.

ORGANIZER: Kota Kinabalu City Hall

VENUE: Petagas Memorial Garden



“Fallen Heroes” of Petagas

21 Jan 2016

A memorial service is held annually at the Petagas Memorial Garden to commemorate those who fought and fell during World War II. This memorial park was erected in memory of those who died while defending Sabah against the Japanese during World War II.

ORGANIZER: Kota Kinabalu City Hall

VENUE: Petagas Memorial Garden



Ruhiang / Kiulu Adventure Challenge

23 Jan 2016 - 24 Jan 2016

An extreme sports event which began with the Adventure Challenge (combining running, cycling, traditional obstacles and river crossing). Focusing on 3 main categories this year;  Ride For Nature (MTB Adventure Cycling), 10km Adventure Run &am

ORGANIZER: Tamparuli Sub-District Office & Casero Events

VENUE: Tamparuli Tamu Ground,Tamparuli Town



Ruhiang / Kiulu Adventure Challenge

23 Jan 2016 - 24 Jan 2016

An extreme sports event which began with the Adventure Challenge (combining running, cycling, traditional obstacles and river crossing). Focusing on 3 main categories this year;  Ride For Nature (MTB Adventure Cycling), 10km Adventure Run &am

ORGANIZER: Tamparuli Sub-District Office & Casero Events

VENUE: Tamparuli Tamu Ground,Tamparuli Town



Dragon, Unicorn & Lion Assembly

23 Jan 2016

Dragons, unicorns and lions come alive during this annual Chinese New Year performance, which takes place at the Likas Indoor Stadium. More than 60 dance troupes will put on a dazzling display of agility, grace and choreography as we celebrate the Luna

ORGANIZER: The United Sabah Chinese Communities Association of Kota Kinabalu

VENUE: Likas Sports Complex



Dragon, Unicorn & Lion Assembly

23 Jan 2016

Dragons, unicorns and lions come alive during this annual Chinese New Year performance, which takes place at the Likas Indoor Stadium. More than 60 dance troupes will put on a dazzling display of agility, grace and choreography as we celebrate the Luna

ORGANIZER: The United Sabah Chinese Communities Association of Kota Kinabalu

VENUE: Likas Sports Complex



Chinese New Year Carnival

30 Jan 2016

Celebrate the Chinese New Year festive season by taking a stroll along the vibrantly lit Gaya Street and Lintasan Deasoka with your family and friends to enjoy colourful cultural performances by the Chinese community. Test your bargaining skills at the

ORGANIZER: Kota Kinabalu City Hall

VENUE: Gaya Street and Lintasan Deasoka



Chinese New Year Carnival

30 Jan 2016

Celebrate the Chinese New Year festive season by taking a stroll along the vibrantly lit Gaya Street and Lintasan Deasoka with your family and friends to enjoy colourful cultural performances by the Chinese community. Test your bargaining skills at the

ORGANIZER: Kota Kinabalu City Hall

VENUE: Gaya Street and Lintasan Deasoka



New Talents Exhibition

15 Jan 2016 - 8 Apr 2016

An exhibition of creative works by new talents discovered or introduced to the gallery.  This is an annual show introducing fresh new works by newcomers to the gallery with the objective of encouraging and promoting more young talents to be a

ORGANIZER: Sabah Art Gallery

VENUE: Sabah Art Gallery

WEBSITE: sabah.gov.my



New Talents Exhibition

15 Jan 2016 - 8 Apr 2016

An exhibition of creative works by new talents discovered or introduced to the gallery.  This is an annual show introducing fresh new works by newcomers to the gallery with the objective of encouraging and promoting more young talents to be a

ORGANIZER: Sabah Art Gallery

VENUE: Sabah Art Gallery

WEBSITE: sabah.gov.my



'Family History Makes the Nation History' Photography Exhibition

18 Jan 2016 - 31 Mar 2016

Various selected family photographs from the 2015 Community Photograph Competition are showcased in this exhibition. Come and see how the foundation of a family creates a nation’s history through this rare collection of photographs.


ORGANIZER: Sabah Museum

VENUE: Sabah Museum

WEBSITE: museum.sabah.gov.my



'Family History Makes the Nation History' Photography Exhibition

18 Jan 2016 - 31 Mar 2016

Various selected family photographs from the 2015 Community Photograph Competition are showcased in this exhibition. Come and see how the foundation of a family creates a nation’s history through this rare collection of photographs.


ORGANIZER: Sabah Museum

VENUE: Sabah Museum

WEBSITE: museum.sabah.gov.my



31st Sabah Annual Art Selection

1 Feb 2016 - 31 Jul 2016

A statewide art selection program to add to the existing collection at the Sabah Art Gallery. Artists are encouraged to submit their works. Entry forms are available at the Sabah Art Gallery and all submission centres throughout Sabah.


ORGANIZER: Sabah Art Gallery

VENUE: Sabah Art Gallery

WEBSITE: sabah.gov.my



31st Sabah Annual Art Selection

1 Feb 2016 - 31 Jul 2016

A statewide art selection program to add to the existing collection at the Sabah Art Gallery. Artists are encouraged to submit their works. Entry forms are available at the Sabah Art Gallery and all submission centres throughout Sabah.


ORGANIZER: Sabah Art Gallery

VENUE: Sabah Art Gallery

WEBSITE: sabah.gov.my



16th City Day Celebration

2 Feb 2016

Join the city folks as they celebrate Kota Kinabalu City’s 16th anniversary. All eyes are on the capital city of KK, with a variety of activities lined up throughout the month. Come join the celebration!


ORGANIZER: Kota Kinabalu City Hall

VENUE: Kota Kinabalu, Sabah



16th City Day Celebration

2 Feb 2016

Join the city folks as they celebrate Kota Kinabalu City’s 16th anniversary. All eyes are on the capital city of KK, with a variety of activities lined up throughout the month. Come join the celebration!


ORGANIZER: Kota Kinabalu City Hall

VENUE: Kota Kinabalu, Sabah



Chinese New Year

8 Feb 2016 - 9 Feb 2016

The Chinese communities all over the world welcome the year of the Monkey with great fanfare, family reunions, dinners and the traditional lion and unicorn dances performed from house to house. Children and unmarried individuals receive packets of mone



Chinese New Year

8 Feb 2016 - 9 Feb 2016

The Chinese communities all over the world welcome the year of the Monkey with great fanfare, family reunions, dinners and the traditional lion and unicorn dances performed from house to house. Children and unmarried individuals receive packets of mone



UNITAR-SIDMA Charity Fun Run

13 Feb 2016

The UNITAR-SIDMA Fun Run is a collaborative CSR (corporate social responsibility) event between UNITAR International University and SIDMA College Sabah to raise funds for a local orphanage Rumah Anak Yatim Al-Mughni and PEMADAM Bandaraya Kota Kinabalu

ORGANIZER: SIDMA Collage Sabah

VENUE: Kompleks Sukan Likas



UNITAR-SIDMA Charity Fun Run

13 Feb 2016

The UNITAR-SIDMA Fun Run is a collaborative CSR (corporate social responsibility) event between UNITAR International University and SIDMA College Sabah to raise funds for a local orphanage Rumah Anak Yatim Al-Mughni and PEMADAM Bandaraya Kota Kinabalu

ORGANIZER: SIDMA Collage Sabah

VENUE: Kompleks Sukan Likas



Odou Bakanjar

24 Feb 2016

Odou Bakanjar is a festival celebrated by the Tatana people of Kuala Penyu. It is usually celebrated a day after the 15th Day of Chinese New Year (known as Chap Goh Mei). Experience the unique culture of the Tatana people through their traditional food

ORGANIZER: Sabah Cultural Board

VENUE: Sabah Cultural Board

WEBSITE: sabah.gov.my



Odou Bakanjar

24 Feb 2016

Odou Bakanjar is a festival celebrated by the Tatana people of Kuala Penyu. It is usually celebrated a day after the 15th Day of Chinese New Year (known as Chap Goh Mei). Experience the unique culture of the Tatana people through their traditional food

ORGANIZER: Sabah Cultural Board

VENUE: Sabah Cultural Board

WEBSITE: sabah.gov.my



City Day Open Regatta

27 Feb 2016 - 28 Feb 2016

The City Day celebration continues along the coast of Tanjung Aru Beach during the City Day Open Regatta.


ORGANIZER: Kinabalu Yacht Club

VENUE: Kinabalu Yacht Club, Tanjung Aru, Kota Kinabalu

WEBSITE: kinabaluyachtclub.com



City Day Open Regatta

27 Feb 2016 - 28 Feb 2016

The City Day celebration continues along the coast of Tanjung Aru Beach during the City Day Open Regatta.


ORGANIZER: Kinabalu Yacht Club

VENUE: Kinabalu Yacht Club, Tanjung Aru, Kota Kinabalu

WEBSITE: kinabaluyachtclub.com



New Talents Exhibition

15 Jan 2016 - 8 Apr 2016

An exhibition of creative works by new talents discovered or introduced to the gallery.  This is an annual show introducing fresh new works by newcomers to the gallery with the objective of encouraging and promoting more young talents to be a

ORGANIZER: Sabah Art Gallery

VENUE: Sabah Art Gallery

WEBSITE: sabah.gov.my



New Talents Exhibition

15 Jan 2016 - 8 Apr 2016

An exhibition of creative works by new talents discovered or introduced to the gallery.  This is an annual show introducing fresh new works by newcomers to the gallery with the objective of encouraging and promoting more young talents to be a

ORGANIZER: Sabah Art Gallery

VENUE: Sabah Art Gallery

WEBSITE: sabah.gov.my



'Family History Makes the Nation History' Photography Exhibition

18 Jan 2016 - 31 Mar 2016

Various selected family photographs from the 2015 Community Photograph Competition are showcased in this exhibition. Come and see how the foundation of a family creates a nation’s history through this rare collection of photographs.


ORGANIZER: Sabah Museum

VENUE: Sabah Museum

WEBSITE: museum.sabah.gov.my



'Family History Makes the Nation History' Photography Exhibition

18 Jan 2016 - 31 Mar 2016

Various selected family photographs from the 2015 Community Photograph Competition are showcased in this exhibition. Come and see how the foundation of a family creates a nation’s history through this rare collection of photographs.


ORGANIZER: Sabah Museum

VENUE: Sabah Museum

WEBSITE: museum.sabah.gov.my



31st Sabah Annual Art Selection

1 Feb 2016 - 31 Jul 2016

A statewide art selection program to add to the existing collection at the Sabah Art Gallery. Artists are encouraged to submit their works. Entry forms are available at the Sabah Art Gallery and all submission centres throughout Sabah.


ORGANIZER: Sabah Art Gallery

VENUE: Sabah Art Gallery

WEBSITE: sabah.gov.my



31st Sabah Annual Art Selection

1 Feb 2016 - 31 Jul 2016

A statewide art selection program to add to the existing collection at the Sabah Art Gallery. Artists are encouraged to submit their works. Entry forms are available at the Sabah Art Gallery and all submission centres throughout Sabah.


ORGANIZER: Sabah Art Gallery

VENUE: Sabah Art Gallery

WEBSITE: sabah.gov.my



New Talents Exhibition

15 Jan 2016 - 8 Apr 2016

An exhibition of creative works by new talents discovered or introduced to the gallery.  This is an annual show introducing fresh new works by newcomers to the gallery with the objective of encouraging and promoting more young talents to be a

ORGANIZER: Sabah Art Gallery

VENUE: Sabah Art Gallery

WEBSITE: sabah.gov.my



New Talents Exhibition

15 Jan 2016 - 8 Apr 2016

An exhibition of creative works by new talents discovered or introduced to the gallery.  This is an annual show introducing fresh new works by newcomers to the gallery with the objective of encouraging and promoting more young talents to be a

ORGANIZER: Sabah Art Gallery

VENUE: Sabah Art Gallery

WEBSITE: sabah.gov.my



31st Sabah Annual Art Selection

1 Feb 2016 - 31 Jul 2016

A statewide art selection program to add to the existing collection at the Sabah Art Gallery. Artists are encouraged to submit their works. Entry forms are available at the Sabah Art Gallery and all submission centres throughout Sabah.


ORGANIZER: Sabah Art Gallery

VENUE: Sabah Art Gallery

WEBSITE: sabah.gov.my



31st Sabah Annual Art Selection

1 Feb 2016 - 31 Jul 2016

A statewide art selection program to add to the existing collection at the Sabah Art Gallery. Artists are encouraged to submit their works. Entry forms are available at the Sabah Art Gallery and all submission centres throughout Sabah.


ORGANIZER: Sabah Art Gallery

VENUE: Sabah Art Gallery

WEBSITE: sabah.gov.my



Regatta Lepa

22 Apr 2016 - 24 Apr 2016

A colourful festival that pays homage to the lepa, a traditional single-mast sailing boat of the Bajaus of Semporna. Witness the crowning of the most beautiful lepa, Lepa Beauty Pageant, cultural performances, fireworks display and much more.


ORGANIZER: Semporna District Office

VENUE: Semporna

WEBSITE: sabahtourism.com



Regatta Lepa

22 Apr 2016 - 24 Apr 2016

A colourful festival that pays homage to the lepa, a traditional single-mast sailing boat of the Bajaus of Semporna. Witness the crowning of the most beautiful lepa, Lepa Beauty Pageant, cultural performances, fireworks display and much more.


ORGANIZER: Semporna District Office

VENUE: Semporna

WEBSITE: sabahtourism.com



Sabah Fest – A Cultural Extravanganza

29 Apr 2016 - 1 May 2016

This prelude to the statewide Harvest Festival celebration is a superbly entertaining cultural extravanganza that incorporates dance, music, fashion, food and more. Sabah Fest 2016 presents a wonderful blend of cultural and natural heritage that is ric

ORGANIZER: Sabah Tourism Board / Sri Pelancongan Sabah

WEBSITE: sabahtourism.com



Sabah Fest – A Cultural Extravanganza

29 Apr 2016 - 1 May 2016

This prelude to the statewide Harvest Festival celebration is a superbly entertaining cultural extravanganza that incorporates dance, music, fashion, food and more. Sabah Fest 2016 presents a wonderful blend of cultural and natural heritage that is ric

ORGANIZER: Sabah Tourism Board / Sri Pelancongan Sabah

WEBSITE: sabahtourism.com



31st Sabah Annual Art Selection

1 Feb 2016 - 31 Jul 2016

A statewide art selection program to add to the existing collection at the Sabah Art Gallery. Artists are encouraged to submit their works. Entry forms are available at the Sabah Art Gallery and all submission centres throughout Sabah.


ORGANIZER: Sabah Art Gallery

VENUE: Sabah Art Gallery

WEBSITE: sabah.gov.my



31st Sabah Annual Art Selection

1 Feb 2016 - 31 Jul 2016

A statewide art selection program to add to the existing collection at the Sabah Art Gallery. Artists are encouraged to submit their works. Entry forms are available at the Sabah Art Gallery and all submission centres throughout Sabah.


ORGANIZER: Sabah Art Gallery

VENUE: Sabah Art Gallery

WEBSITE: sabah.gov.my



Sabah Fest – A Cultural Extravanganza

29 Apr 2016 - 1 May 2016

This prelude to the statewide Harvest Festival celebration is a superbly entertaining cultural extravanganza that incorporates dance, music, fashion, food and more. Sabah Fest 2016 presents a wonderful blend of cultural and natural heritage that is ric

ORGANIZER: Sabah Tourism Board / Sri Pelancongan Sabah

WEBSITE: sabahtourism.com



Sabah Fest – A Cultural Extravanganza

29 Apr 2016 - 1 May 2016

This prelude to the statewide Harvest Festival celebration is a superbly entertaining cultural extravanganza that incorporates dance, music, fashion, food and more. Sabah Fest 2016 presents a wonderful blend of cultural and natural heritage that is ric

ORGANIZER: Sabah Tourism Board / Sri Pelancongan Sabah

WEBSITE: sabahtourism.com



Borneo International Marathon (BIM)

1 May 2016

The Borneo International Marathon is held along the scenic coastal roads of Kota Kinabalu with three distances – 10km, 21km (half marathon) and 42km (full marathon).


ORGANIZER: Champioship Sports Event Sdn Bhd

VENUE: Along coastal roads of Kota Kinabalu

WEBSITE: borneomarathon.com



Borneo International Marathon (BIM)

1 May 2016

The Borneo International Marathon is held along the scenic coastal roads of Kota Kinabalu with three distances – 10km, 21km (half marathon) and 42km (full marathon).


ORGANIZER: Champioship Sports Event Sdn Bhd

VENUE: Along coastal roads of Kota Kinabalu

WEBSITE: borneomarathon.com



Sabah FCAS International Dragon Boat Race

21 May 2016 - 22 May 2016

Organised in conjuction with the Duan Wu Festival, this is Chinese tradition has evolved throughout the years into one of the main sporting events in Sabah. Watch in excitement as local and international teams beat their drums and synchronize their pad

ORGANIZER: The Federation of Chinese Associations, Sabah

VENUE: Teluk Likas , Kota Kinabalu, Sabah

WEBSITE: sabahdragonboat.com



Sabah FCAS International Dragon Boat Race

21 May 2016 - 22 May 2016

Organised in conjuction with the Duan Wu Festival, this is Chinese tradition has evolved throughout the years into one of the main sporting events in Sabah. Watch in excitement as local and international teams beat their drums and synchronize their pad

ORGANIZER: The Federation of Chinese Associations, Sabah

VENUE: Teluk Likas , Kota Kinabalu, Sabah

WEBSITE: sabahdragonboat.com



5th SOGCE, Sabah Oil and Gas Conference and Exhibition

23 May 2016 - 24 May 2016

This conference and exhibition is organized by IEC Midas with the full support of the   Sabah Ministry of Industrial Development (MID).  This is the 5th SOCGE. This conference invites representatives of oil companies and supply industrie

ORGANIZER: IEC Midas

VENUE: Magellan Sutera Harbour Resort, Kota Kinabalu

WEBSITE: iecmidas.com.my



5th SOGCE, Sabah Oil and Gas Conference and Exhibition

23 May 2016 - 24 May 2016

This conference and exhibition is organized by IEC Midas with the full support of the   Sabah Ministry of Industrial Development (MID).  This is the 5th SOCGE. This conference invites representatives of oil companies and supply industrie

ORGANIZER: IEC Midas

VENUE: Magellan Sutera Harbour Resort, Kota Kinabalu

WEBSITE: iecmidas.com.my



Tadau Ka’amatan Celebrations – Grand Finale

30 May 2016 - 31 May 2016

This month-long Harvest Festival celebration will culminate at Hongkod Koisaan, the Kadazandusun Cultural Association (KDCA) Hall in Penampang. Join in the merriment as local folks sing, dance, eat and play traditional games. This is also the main stag

ORGANIZER: Kadazandusun Cultural Association (KDCA)

VENUE: KDCA Hall, Penampang

WEBSITE: kdca.org.my



Tadau Ka’amatan Celebrations – Grand Finale

30 May 2016 - 31 May 2016

This month-long Harvest Festival celebration will culminate at Hongkod Koisaan, the Kadazandusun Cultural Association (KDCA) Hall in Penampang. Join in the merriment as local folks sing, dance, eat and play traditional games. This is also the main stag

ORGANIZER: Kadazandusun Cultural Association (KDCA)

VENUE: KDCA Hall, Penampang

WEBSITE: kdca.org.my



31st Sabah Annual Art Selection

1 Feb 2016 - 31 Jul 2016

A statewide art selection program to add to the existing collection at the Sabah Art Gallery. Artists are encouraged to submit their works. Entry forms are available at the Sabah Art Gallery and all submission centres throughout Sabah.


ORGANIZER: Sabah Art Gallery

VENUE: Sabah Art Gallery

WEBSITE: sabah.gov.my



31st Sabah Annual Art Selection

1 Feb 2016 - 31 Jul 2016

A statewide art selection program to add to the existing collection at the Sabah Art Gallery. Artists are encouraged to submit their works. Entry forms are available at the Sabah Art Gallery and all submission centres throughout Sabah.


ORGANIZER: Sabah Art Gallery

VENUE: Sabah Art Gallery

WEBSITE: sabah.gov.my



Sunset Music Fest

3 Jun 2016 - 4 Jun 2016

Embark on a musical journey at Tanjung Simpang Mengayau (Tip Of Borneo), Kudat. Be serended with classical favourites and contemporary tunes as the sunsets in the horizon. You won’t want to miss this unique experience at one of Sabah’s most

ORGANIZER: Sabah Tourism Board/Sri Pelancongan Sabah Sdn Bhd

VENUE: Tanjung Simpang Mengayau

WEBSITE: sunsetmusicfest.my



Sunset Music Fest

3 Jun 2016 - 4 Jun 2016

Embark on a musical journey at Tanjung Simpang Mengayau (Tip Of Borneo), Kudat. Be serended with classical favourites and contemporary tunes as the sunsets in the horizon. You won’t want to miss this unique experience at one of Sabah’s most

ORGANIZER: Sabah Tourism Board/Sri Pelancongan Sabah Sdn Bhd

VENUE: Tanjung Simpang Mengayau

WEBSITE: sunsetmusicfest.my



Kota Kinabalu Jazz Festival

23 Jun 2016 - 24 Jun 2016

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.


ORGANIZER: Rotary Club of Kota Kinabalu (RCKK) & Society of Performing Arts Kota Kinabalu (SPArKS)

VENUE: Covered Tennis Court, Sutera Harbour Marina Golf & Country Club, Kota Kinabalu

WEBSITE: sabahtourism.com



Kota Kinabalu Jazz Festival

23 Jun 2016 - 24 Jun 2016

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.


ORGANIZER: Rotary Club of Kota Kinabalu (RCKK) & Society of Performing Arts Kota Kinabalu (SPArKS)

VENUE: Covered Tennis Court, Sutera Harbour Marina Golf & Country Club, Kota Kinabalu

WEBSITE: sabahtourism.com



31st Sabah Annual Art Selection

1 Feb 2016 - 31 Jul 2016

A statewide art selection program to add to the existing collection at the Sabah Art Gallery. Artists are encouraged to submit their works. Entry forms are available at the Sabah Art Gallery and all submission centres throughout Sabah.


ORGANIZER: Sabah Art Gallery

VENUE: Sabah Art Gallery

WEBSITE: sabah.gov.my



31st Sabah Annual Art Selection

1 Feb 2016 - 31 Jul 2016

A statewide art selection program to add to the existing collection at the Sabah Art Gallery. Artists are encouraged to submit their works. Entry forms are available at the Sabah Art Gallery and all submission centres throughout Sabah.


ORGANIZER: Sabah Art Gallery

VENUE: Sabah Art Gallery

WEBSITE: sabah.gov.my



Sabah International Folklore Festival 2016

1 Jul 2016 - 3 Jul 2016

Dance troupes from around the world gather for the eight edition of the Sabah International Folklore Festival. It’s a celebration of the world cultural diversity and a platform to promote peace through music and dance. Watch and be entertained by

ORGANIZER: Sabah Cultural Board

VENUE: Sabah Cultural Centre, Penampang

WEBSITE: sabah.gov.my



Sabah International Folklore Festival 2016

1 Jul 2016 - 3 Jul 2016

Dance troupes from around the world gather for the eight edition of the Sabah International Folklore Festival. It’s a celebration of the world cultural diversity and a platform to promote peace through music and dance. Watch and be entertained by

ORGANIZER: Sabah Cultural Board

VENUE: Sabah Cultural Centre, Penampang

WEBSITE: sabah.gov.my



Pesta Rumbia

2 Jul 2016 - 3 Jul 2016

Discover the many uses of the sago palm or rumbia at this festival which is one of the main tourism event highlights of Kuala Penyu. Sample delicious local delicacies including the gooey ambuyat and wriggling sago worms - best served live!


ORGANIZER: District Office of Kuala Penyu

VENUE: Kuala Penyu Town

WEBSITE: sabah.gov.my



Pesta Rumbia

2 Jul 2016 - 3 Jul 2016

Discover the many uses of the sago palm or rumbia at this festival which is one of the main tourism event highlights of Kuala Penyu. Sample delicious local delicacies including the gooey ambuyat and wriggling sago worms - best served live!


ORGANIZER: District Office of Kuala Penyu

VENUE: Kuala Penyu Town

WEBSITE: sabah.gov.my



29th Mt. Kinabalu International Climbathon-Adventure

15 Oct 2016 - 16 Oct 2016

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.


ORGANIZER: Sabah Tourism Board/ Sri Pelancongan Sabah

VENUE: Kota Kinabalu,Sabah

WEBSITE: sabahtourism.com



29th Mt. Kinabalu International Climbathon-Adventure

15 Oct 2016 - 16 Oct 2016

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.


ORGANIZER: Sabah Tourism Board/ Sri Pelancongan Sabah

VENUE: Kota Kinabalu,Sabah

WEBSITE: sabahtourism.com



Pesta Buku Borneo 2016

27 Oct 2016 - 31 Oct 2016

Pesta Buku Borneo 2016 adalah anjuran ke dua kali selepas berjaya dianjurkan pertama kalinya pada 17 – 21 September 2015 lepas di 1Borneo Hypermall. Pesta Buku ini dianjurkan oleh Penerbit Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS Press) dengan ke

ORGANIZER: Penerbit Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS)

VENUE: 1Borneo Hypermall



Pesta Buku Borneo 2016

27 Oct 2016 - 31 Oct 2016

Pesta Buku Borneo 2016 adalah anjuran ke dua kali selepas berjaya dianjurkan pertama kalinya pada 17 – 21 September 2015 lepas di 1Borneo Hypermall. Pesta Buku ini dianjurkan oleh Penerbit Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS Press) dengan ke

ORGANIZER: Penerbit Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS)

VENUE: 1Borneo Hypermall



Remembrance Day

8 Nov 2016

A poignant event held at the Labuan Commonwealth War Graves to remember those who gave their lives so selflessly during the Second World War.


ORGANIZER: Willie Teo, Co-organiser

VENUE: Labuan War Memorial



Remembrance Day

8 Nov 2016

A poignant event held at the Labuan Commonwealth War Graves to remember those who gave their lives so selflessly during the Second World War.


ORGANIZER: Willie Teo, Co-organiser

VENUE: Labuan War Memorial



2nd Kiulu Adventure Challenge

4 Dec 2016

Sabah is know for its nature and adventure destination. This challenge will let adventure enthusiast the exsperiance of running, mountain biking, rafting and other outdoor activities all in one, set in the beautiful  district of Kiulu known for it

ORGANIZER: Sri Pelancongan Sabah/Kiulu Tourism Association

VENUE: Kiulu District

WEBSITE: sabahtourism.com



2nd Kiulu Adventure Challenge

4 Dec 2016

Sabah is know for its nature and adventure destination. This challenge will let adventure enthusiast the exsperiance of running, mountain biking, rafting and other outdoor activities all in one, set in the beautiful  district of Kiulu known for it

ORGANIZER: Sri Pelancongan Sabah/Kiulu Tourism Association

VENUE: Kiulu District

WEBSITE: sabahtourism.com