Ten Things to Do in Yangon This Week
By Wei Yan Aung 31 October 2017
MMA Cage Fight | Nov. 3
Hometown hero Aung La Nseng, the MMA One Championship middleweight world champion, will fight heavyweight fighter Alain Ngalani.
Nov. 3, 6:30 pm. Thuwunna Stadium. Tickets at 09-51549297, and www.myasiatiket .com
Memory: International Film Heritage Festival | Nov. 3-12
More than 60 films including banned films around the world will be screened at this film festival.
Nov. 3-12, Waziya Cinema & Maha Bandula Park. Free Admission.
Trio Stage Show | Nov. 2
Myanmar’s celebrated male singers Zaw Win Htut, R Zarni and Wai La will perform on the eve of the Full Moon Day of Tazaungmone.
Nov. 2, 7 pm. People’s Park. Tickets between 10,000 and 50,000 kyats at 09-782097436.
Eint Chit Solo Concert | Nov. 3
Famous singer Eint Chit will sing on the Full Moon Day of Tazaungmone.
Nov. 3, 7 pm. Kandawgyi’s Hmaw Sin Kyun. Tickets 5,000 to 50,000 kyats at 09-259699669, 09-252598989.
Tazaungdaing Festival | Nov. 4
This event will feature Myanmar traditional marionette and orchestral performances, a cane ball demonstration and traditional snack stalls.
Nov. 4, 5 pm to 9 pm. Sein Lann So Pyay Garden. Free Admission.
U Ba Gyan Tazaungdaing Cartoon Festival | Nov. 2-4
Cartoons of U Ba Gyan and other award-winning cartoonists will be displayed at this annual festival of lights.
Nov. 2-4. 13th Street, Lanmadaw Township.
Book Sale | Nov. 3-5
At this event, books are offered at discount prices and old books can be exchanged.
Nov. 3-5. Yangon Book Plaza, Thanzay Market.
Aung Khaing’s Solo Show | Nov. 1-5
The fifth solo exhibition of artist Aung Khaing will feature Myanmar-style modern paintings.
Nov. 1-5. OK Art Gallery, Aung San Stadium (North Wing).
Win Pe Myint: Dialogue with Nature | Nov. 2-11
This exhibition will showcase Myanmar’s spectacular landscapes.
Nov. 2-11. Lokanat Galleries, 62 Pansodan St, 1st Floor, Kyauktada Tsp.
Paung Laung Art Exhibition | Nov. 1-5
The fifth group art exhibition of Pyinmana-based artists will showcase more than 30 paintings.
Nov. 1-5. Myanmar Traditional Artists and Artisans Organization, Bogyoke Market.