The Irrawaddy

Ten Things to Do in Yangon This Week

’90s Rock Legends | March 24

Zaw Win Htut, J Maung Maung, and Chit Kaung, all celebrated singers from the 1990s, will perform.

March 24, 7 p.m. Thuwunna Bhumi Event Park, Thuwunna Tsp. Tickets 9,000 to 50,000 kyats, Mann Thiri Recording.

 

Academy Award Presentation | March 23

Myanmar Academy Awards presentation ceremony will be broadcast live on MRTV 4, Channel 7 and Sky Net channels.

March 23, 3 p.m. Myanmar Event Park, Mayangone Tsp.

 

International Marionette Festival | March 25

Event features puppet shows from India, Japan, Australia, Israel, Thailand, France, US and Indonesia.

March 25, 7 p.m. National Museum, Myoma Kyaung Street. Free Admission.

 

Idiots x Youk $hi | March 24

The music band Idiots will perform.

March 24, 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. Hard Rock Café, 4thfloor, Myanmar Plaza, Tickets start from 15,000 kyats, Tel: 09-977009157

 

One1ness Fashion Show | March 25

Charity fashion show aims to raise funds for displaced persons in Kachin and Shan states.

March 25, 6 p.m. Taw Win Garden Hotel, Tickets start from 10,000 kyats.

 

Seikku Cho Cho Book Sale | March 17-25

The publishing house offers 10 to 40 percent discounts on all of its books.

March 17-25, Seikku Cho Cho book shops in Yangon and Mandalay.

 

Flower, Pet Show and Contest | March 23-27

There will be 16 pavilions and more than 30 shops selling flowers, pets and related goods.

March 23-27, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Kandawgyi.

 

The Less, The More | March 24-28

Artist Maung Theid Dhi will showcase his latest creations.

March 24-28, Ahla Thit Art Gallery, No. 17, University Road, Bahan Tsp.

 

Five Friends Together | March 24-27

Exhibition will showcase the work of five young artists.

March 24-27, 43 Art Gallery, 43rd Street, Botahtaung Tsp.

Group Art Exhibition | March 24-28

Seven artists will display paintings depicting the landscapes and culture of Karen State.

March 24-28. Hninzi Myaing Art Gallery, Hninzigon Home for the Aged.