Ten Things to Do in Yangon This Week
By Wei Yan Aung 5 June 2018
General Aung San Shield
Yadanarbon FC and Sagaing United FC meet in the knockout stage of the General Aung San Shield competition.
June 6, 3:30 p.m. Padonmar Stadium.
Film Concert ‘Mya Ga Naing’
Mya Ga Naing (Emerald Jungle), a classic Myanmar silent movie, will be screened to the accompaniment of traditional Myanmar instruments and jazz music.
June 12 and 13, 6:30 p.m. Goethe Villa. Free Admission.
Rock & Roll Night
A dinner buffet with free flow drinks plus rock and roll music.
June 8, 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. Vintage Luxury Yacht Hotel, Botahtaung Jetty. Tel: 09-250846974, 09-258819933 for reservations. 30,000 kyats per person.
The Re-Vibrating Goethe Villa
The renovated Goethe Villa will be open and turned into a stage for a unique show of sound, light and movement.
June 8, 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. Goethe Villa.
Study Overseas and Career Fair
Opportunities for studying and working in Singapore will be presented at this event.
June 10, 10 a.m. Myanmar Plaza. Registration at Tel: 01-536260, 09-254711898.
Food & Hotel Myanmar 2018
Myanmar’s largest international food and hospitality trade event will feature products from all over the world plus the Myanmar Culinary Arts Competition and more.
June 6-8, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Myanmar Event Park (Mindama).
Japanese Art Style Drink & Draw
A night of wine and painting inspired by traditional Japanese art.
June 6, 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. Father’s Office, Bo Aung Kyaw Street. Entry fee is 20,000 kyats including wine and snacks.
Colors of Friendship
This art exhibition depicts the 70th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Myanmar and Thailand.
June 7-14, National Museum.
A Beast, a God and a Line
In this exhibition, artists investigate traces of colonial domination in South and Southeast Asia, as well as the different ramifications of that hegemony today, when cultural and environmental degradation continues to unravel landscapes, communities, and worlds.
June 6-19, Pyinsa Rasa Art Space, Secretariat.
Rainy Season Art Exhibition
This exhibition features works of renowned artists collected by OK Art Gallery.
June 2-10, OK Art Gallery, Aung San Stadium (North Wing)