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Lights, camera and action! It's going to be a colourful April.

LAMPOOPALOOZA

5 APRIL
Lights are ON at the historical Gaya Street, Kota Kinabalu with this new show and installation of coloured lights around the Sabah Tourism Board building. The building which recently turned 100 years old will be celebrated again with music, food and a street party. The highlight of the event will be KK’s largest outdoor projection on a building.

Venue: Sabah Tourism Board Building
Organizer: Sabah Tourism Board

 

REGATTA LEPA SEMPORNA

25 – 28 APRIL
The Regatta Lepa is an annual event that pays homage to the lepa, a traditional single-masted sailing boat of the Bajau of Semporna. A flotilla of colourful boats dot the Celebes Sea as they compete for the title of ‘Most Beautiful Lepa’. The celebration continues with various cultural performances, the Lepa Beauty Pageant, cultural performances, fireworks display as well as traditional and contemporary sports and games.

Venue: Regatta Lepa Square, Semporna
Organiser: Semporna District Office

SABAH JAZZ 2019

27 – 28 APRIL
Sabah Jazz is a two-days event featuring a line-up of talented Jazz bands from all around Malaysia. This event will coincide with UNESCO’s International Jazz Day.

Organiser: Ingenio

UNICEF BORNEO MARATHON

28 APRIL
The UNICEF Borneo Marathon is held along the scenic coastal roads of Kota Kinabalu with three distances – 10km, 21km (half marathon) and 42km (full marathon). Get your running shoes on run for a cause.

Venue: Stadium, Likas Sports Complex
Organiser: Kinabalu Running Club

MABUL WORLD TURTLE DAY

29 APRIL – 2 MAY 
Borneo Divers and Sea Sports (Sabah) Sdn. Bhd. in collaboration with Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS) will be hosting the seventh celebration of Mabul World Turtle Day 2019. This event aims to increase awareness about protecting our sea turtles and other marine life.

Venue: Borneo Divers Mabul Resort
Organizer: Borneo Divers and Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS)

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