Ten Things to do in Yangon This Week

By Wei Yan Aung 27 February 2018

“Fly High” Album Party, Featuring Big Bag

Album party for “Fly High,” by Hannay and The Zens, with a performance by Big Bag.

March 3, Yangon Yangon Bar, Sakura Tower. Regular entrance fee.

Yangon United vs. Thanh HOA

Yangon United FC will play Vietnam’s Thanh HOA in the AFC Cup.

Feb. 27, 3:30 p.m. Thuwunna Stadium. Tickets are 2,000 kyats or less.


Fashion Extravaganza and Famous Designer’s Fantastic Show

Celebrities, singers and dancers will perform at this event.

March 4, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Sky Star Hotel, East Horse Race Course Road. Free show.


Yangon Book Plaza

To mark its first anniversary, the plaza will sell books at special discounts with gifts.

March 1-5. Thanzay Market, 5th floor. Lanmadaw Township.


Origami Workshop

Japanese instructors will teach origami. Registration required.

March 3-4, 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Japan Culture House, Room 322 B, 2nd floor, Building C, Pearl Condo, Kaba Aye Pagoda Road. Free admission.


Yangon Book Street

Old and new books are up for grabs for bookworms in one location.

Every weekend. Theinbyu Road.


LGBT Night

Costume contest, games, special food, rainbow pins and more.

March 2, 9 p.m. Hard Rock Café, Myanma Plaza, 4th floor. Admission is 15,000 kyats.


Art Exhibition

Ko Su will have a solo art exhibition with works featuring peacocks and bamboo.

March 2-7. OK Art Gallery, Aung San Stadium (north).



This art exhibition features works by 13 Myanmar abstract artists.

March 2-5, Lokanat Galleries, 1st floor, No.62 Pansodan Street. Kyauktada Township.


Fundraiser Art Exhibition

Works by various artists will be showcased at this event to raise money for the National University of Arts and Culture on its 25th anniversary.

March 3-5. Yangon Gallery, People’s Park Compound, near the Planetarium Museum.