The Irrawaddy

Ten Things to Do in Yangon This Week

Idiots: 13th Anniversary One Band Show | Feb. 17

The band Idiots will perform.

Feb. 17, 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. Thuwunnabhumi Event Park. Tickets are 8,000 to 30,000 kyats at City Marts. 

Wanted One Band Show | Feb. 18

The band Wanted will rock Hmaw Sin Kyun.

Feb. 18, 7 p.m. Kandawgyi Hmaw Sin Kyun. Tickets are 9,000 kyats at City Marts.

Charity Musical Show | Feb. 17

The Myanmar Federation of Persons with Disabilities will organize a charity musical show to celebrate its 16th anniversary.

Feb. 17, 7 pm. National Museum, Myoma Kyaung Street. Tickets are 5,000 to 20,000 kyats at Mann Thiri Recording.

Chinese Film Festival | Feb. 16-22

The Chinese Embassy will screen Xuan Zang, Kung Fu Yoga, Detective Chinatown and Go away Mr. Tumor to celebrate Chinese New Year.

Feb. 16-22, 6.30 pm. Nay Pyi Taw Cinema, Free admission.

Valentine’s Day Celebration | Feb. 13-15

There will be sales and celebrity performances to celebrate Valentine’s Day.

Feb. 13-15, Myanma Plaza.

Valentine’s Day Duet | Feb. 14

Helay and Eaint Chit will perform on Valentine’s Day.

Feb. 14, Pai’s Bar, 8th Mile, Pyay Road. Tickets are 15,000 kyats.

Black Coffee in Antibiotics | Feb. 17

The music band Antibiotics and Thiri J Maung Maung will perform.

Feb. 17, 9 p.m. Yangon Yangon Bar, Bogyke Aung San Road. Tickets are 10,000 kyats.

Colorful Poetry | Feb. 17-21           

This exhibition features the paintings of famous poets.

Feb. 17-21. Ahla Thit Gallery, No. 17, University Avenue Road, Bahan Tsp.

Sweet Inle | Feb. 17-21

Artist Nu Nu features scenes of Shan State’s Inle Lake at her solo exhibition.

Feb. 17-21, 43 Art Gallery, 43rd Street, Botahtaung Tsp.

Core | Feb. 16-20

The group art exhibition of six artists will showcase works of different mediums.

Feb. 16-20, OK Art Gallery, Aung San Stadium (North Wing)