Monday, August 3

Miri May Fest 2011 starts this Sunday


MIRI: Miri will become a vibrant and busy city when the month long Miri May Fest 2011 starts this weekend.

Miri Chinese Chess Association will start the May Fest with a three-day Open Chinese Chess Tournament at Boulevard Shopping Complex tomorrow. The tournament will be held at Level 3 of the shopping complex.

To promote petanque in the Miri division, Miri Division Petanque Association will organise a two-day tournament starting on April 30. The tournament will be held at the Petanque court near Petronas Games Village.

See Hua Marketing Sdn Bhd will also participate by organising a trade fair from April 30 to May 2 at Merdeka Mall.

In collaboration with Boulevard Shopping Mall, Modern Art Gallery, Wajar Art Tuition Centre and Century Art Gallery will be holding an Art Exhibition at Level 3 of the shopping complex from April 30 to May 2.

Sarawak Children’s Cancer Society will be organising a fund raising event on May 1 – One Heart, One Act ‘Go Bald – Help Kids Fight Cancer’ at Bintang Megamall.

Dog lovers should not miss the Piasau Animal Welfare Support’s (PAWS) Doggie Show from 1pm to 6pm at Bulatan Park on Sunday.

Miri Chinese Charitable Trust Board will add colour to the month-long celebration with Miri Tua Pek Kong temple’s 98th anniversary celebration. The celebration will commence at 5pm and expected to end at 10pm at the temple at Jalan Bendahara.

Music lovers, especially youth, should not miss the Youth Festival from May 1 to 2. Organised by Naja Enterprise the event will feature e-sport, Guitar Hero Competition and live band performance among others at Bintang Megamall.

Miri branch of Yuan Man Ren Sheng Club will organise Life Development Camp from May 1 to 2 at Eastwood Valley Golf and Country Club.

More events will be announced later.