Date: 15 December 2013
Time: 6.30pm – 10.30pm
Venue: Padang Brown to Esplanade
Don’t miss the colourful Chingay, Lion dan 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 starts from Padang Brown at 6.30pm and will pass through Datuk Keramat Road, Penang Road, Burma Road, Transfer Road, Sri Bahari Road, Chulia Street, Jalan Masjid Kapitan Keling and Light Street before ending with a spectacular and elaborate show at Esplanade (Padang Kota Lama).
This year, 2 Dragon Dance teams, 6 Lion Dance teams and 10 Chingay teams are invited to perform in the parade, along with a school band. Also look out for pageant beauty queens who will also be gracing the parade on beautifully decorated Penang trishaws. As a finale to the parade at Esplanade, there will also be a special “Lion Dance on Stilts” performance.
All members of the public are welcome to witness this unique annual parade. For more information, contact 04-6505136 or 016-4110000.