SABAH FEST 2019 – ‘MONTH OF CULTURAL EXTRAVAGANZA’
This prelude to the statewide Harvest Festival celebration is a superbly entertaining cultural extravaganza that incorporates dance, music, fashion, food, and more. Sabah Fest presents a wonderful blend of cultural and natural heritage that is richly embedded in folklore and is one of Sabah’s premiere events.
Organiser: Sabah Tourism Board / Sri Pelancongan Sabah
13TH KOTA KINABALU JAZZ FESTIVAL (KKJF)
3 – 4 MAY
A much-anticipated weekend of jazz featuring a line-up of local and international artistes. The Jazz Festival is a fundraising event benefiting various charities in the state.
Venue: Sutera Harbour Resort, Kota Kinabalu
Organiser: Society of Performing Arts Kota Kinabalu (SPArKS) and Rotary Club of Kota Kinabalu (RCKK)
TADAU KA’AMATAN - HARVEST FESTIVAL (FINALE)
30 – 31 MAY
The month-long Harvest Festival celebration will culminate at Hongkod Koisaan (the Kadazan Dusun Cultural Association Centre in Penampang). This annual celebration attracts some 5,000 visitors each year. Join the merriment as local folks sing, dance, eat and play traditional games. The highlight is none other than the final round of the highly anticipated Harvest Beauty Queen pageant – the crowning of this year’s Unduk Ngadau.
Venue: Kadazan Dusun Cultural Association (KDCA)
Organiser: Kadazan Dusun Cultural Association (KDCA)