Ten Things to Do in Rangoon This Week

By Wei Yan Aung 13 December 2016

dj-runDJ Run Festival Myanmar | December 17

A DJ will spin hits as motivation for a fun group run.

Dec. 17, 4pm-11pm. People’s Park and Square. Tickets 18,000 kyats at City Mart, Ocean Supercenter.

orchestra-for-myanmarMyanmar National Symphony Orchestra | December 17

The orchestra performs more than a dozen famous Burmese and Japanese songs.

Dec. 17, 6:30pm. National Theater, Ywar Ma Kyaung St, Dagon Tsp. Free admission.

gospel-music-festivalGospel Music Festival | December 16-18

Singers perform at the 7th edition of the Gospel Music Festival along with others who will preach the gospel.

Dec. 16-18, 5pm-9pm. Thuwunna Stadium

first-jamThe First Jam 5th Year Anniversary | December 17

The fifth anniversary of one of the biggest hip-hop dance events in Burma.

Dec. 17, 11am-8pm. Hledan Center. Free Admission.

latin-christmasLatin Christmas | December 16

The first annual Latin Christmas brings salsa, bachata and tango performances.

Dec. 16, 9:30pm-12:30am. Club Rizzoli, No. 40, Natmauk Road, Tamwe Tsp.

lokanatLokanat Galleries 46th Anniversary | December 16-25

A group of 23 artists will showcase about 80 works to mark the 46th anniversary of Lokanat Galleries.

Dec. 16-25. Lokanat Galleries, 62 Pansodan St, 1st Floor, Kyauktada Tsp.

ayeyarwady-art-galleryTen Direction Exhibition | December 16-19

Artist Khin Mg San’s third solo show will feature more than 100 watercolors, oil paintings and pastels.

Dec. 16-19. River Ayeyarwady, No. 134, 35th Street (Middle Block), Kyauktada Tsp.

aung-koShimmering Ayarwady Exhibition | December 12-19

Artist Aung Ko’s first solo show features 35 acrylic paintings.

Dec. 12-19. Pansuriya Art Gallery, No. 102  Bogalay Zay Street.

thee-lay-theeCharity Fair | December 17

Jivitadana Sangha Hospital’s 27th charity fair will have goods for sale and an anyeint performance by the Theelaythi comedy group.

Dec. 17, 4:30pm. Jivitadana Sangha Hospital, Shwegondaing Skyway.

gallery-65Documentary film and photo exhibition | December 17-21

Photographer Kyaw Kyaw Win showcases his documentary films and photos on the lifestyles and customs of tribes in Burma’s ethnic regions.

Dec. 17-21. Gallery 65, No. 65, Yaw Min Gyi Road, Dagon Tsp.