Ten Things to Do in Yangon This Week

By Wei Yan Aung 17 July 2018


Tin Maung Hsan Min Win troupe will perform this traditional Burmese entertainment form mixing dance, music, song, comedy and theater.

July 21, 6 p.m. Kandawgyi Hmaw Sin Kyun, Tickets are 5,000 to 10,000 kyats, available at the door.

Culture Show

This event explores traditional Myanmar culture and includes a buffet dinner.

July 22, evening. Vintage Luxury Yacht Hotel, Booking at 01-9010532-35, 01-9010555, and 09-250846974.

Film Night

Every second Wednesday, the Goethe-Institut will be showing a variety of German films with English subtitles.

July 18, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m., Goethe-Institut, corner of Kabar Aye Pagoda Road and Nat Mauk Street, Bahan Tsp. Free Admission.

Book Sale

Yangon Book Plaza organizes a book sale to commemorate Martyrs’ Day. Many old books will be available for only 200 kyats each with a minimum 10 percent discount on others.

July 19-22, Yangon Book Plaza, 5th Floor, Thanzay Market, Lanmadaw Tsp.

Black Island

This event is for rock music fanatics.

July 21, 8 p.m. to 11 p.m. YangonYangon Bar. Tickets are 5,000 kyats.

Affordable Housing Expo

Apartments starting from 18 million kyats will be sold in installment plans.

July 20-22, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Hledan Center.


Five artists showcase their works.

July 21-23, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. 43 Art Gallery, 43rd Street.

Art Line

Fifteen artists from Myanmar, Indonesia and Singapore exhibit their paintings.

July 17-20, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Yangon Gallery, People’s Park.

Poetry of Brush and Ink

This is a Taiwan-Myanmar art and cultural exchange exhibition.

July 14-20, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Nawaday Tharlar Art Gallery, No. 304, 20 (B), Yaw Min Gyi Road, Dagon Tsp.

Exhibition of Accomplishment

Trainees of Art Zero Art Class will showcase their works.

July 20-30, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. New Zero Art Space, No. 202, 2nd Floor, United Condo, Alan Pya Pagoda Road.