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Dare to spice up your September with a little bit of everything?

SANDAKAN FOOD AND AGRICULTURE FESTIVAL

13 – 15 SEPTEMBER

Visit Sandakan this September and sample the wide variety of local produce and unique cultural dishes. Over one week, food events spread across Sandakan town, cooking and baking competitions, cooking workshops, food demos, food & craft events and culminating in a grand food festival setup at Mile 4, Bandar Kim Fung.

Venue: Mile 4, Bandar Kim Fung.
Organizer: Sandakan Tourism Association

TMBT ULTRA-TRAIL MARATHON

14 – 15 SEPTEMBER
For trail runners, TMBT Ultra-Trail Marathon is taking place this month. Rated one of the toughest and most scenic race courses in Malaysia, the TMBT or The Most Beautiful Thing Ultra Trail Marathon takes runners on traditional village trails along the base of Mount Kinabalu, passing through ethnic Dusun villages up and over the mountain ridges.

Venue: Kota Belud and Ranau Districts
Organiser: Borneo Ultra Trails Sdn Bhd

NIGHT IN THE MUSEUM

15-16 SEPTEMBER 
Another highlighted event would be Night in the Museum, an annual event for Sabah Museum. It is held in conjunction with Malaysia Day for all to have an opportunity to spend a night at the Museum. Wouldn’t that be interesting?

Venue: Sabah Museum Complex, Kota Kinabalu
Organiser: Sabah Museum

MALAYSIA DAY

16 SEPTEMBER
The Federation of Malaysia was formed on this date. It marked the joining of Malaya, North Borneo, and Sarawak to form Malaysia in 1963. This is a national public holiday and a series of activities will be held in conjunction with Malaysia Day.

Organiser: Kota Kinabalu City Hall/ KEPKAS
Venue: Multipurpose Hall, Likas Sports Complex

RAFTING FESTIVAL - PENAMPANG (PESTA RAKIT DAERAH PENAMPANG)

29 SEPTEMBER
Come have fun together at Pesta Rakit in conjunction with World River Day at Moyog River Penampang. Witness the competitions Decorated Traditional Challenge, Student Bamboo Raft Handicraft Competition, Singing Competition in the Voice of River, Colouring Competition for primary school students and many more.

Venue: Jeti Terawi, Penampang
Organiser: Pejabat Daerah Penampang

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