The Irrawaddy

Ten Things to Do in Yangon This Week

Falling Walls Lab 2018

Entrepreneurs from various fields will present their ideas at this contest.

Sept.1, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Goethe-Institut Myanmar, corner of Kaba Aye Pagoda Road and Natmauk Street.

Jam It!

The most exquisite underground singers and bass players will perform with the band members of Kultureshock.

Aug. 31, 6:30 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. Mr. Chan Music & Bar, Yu Za Na Garden Branch, Alan Pya Pagoda Street, Yuzana Garden Hotel. Tickets are 3,000 kyats.

Japan Culture House

There will be games and fun as the Japan Culture House celebrates its second anniversary.

Sept. 1-2, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Japan Culture House, Room 322B, 2nd Floor, Building C, Pearl Condo, Kaba Aye Pagoda Road. Free admission.

 

World Food Market

Foods from various parts of the world can be tasted.

Aug. 29, 6 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. Novotel Hotel. Tel: 09-251185989.

Music Sensation

There will be music, games and interesting programs.

Aug. 31, 7 p.m. to 1 a.m. The Beat Bar and Restaurant, corner of Bo Myat Tun Street and Merchant Street. Tel: 09-762671569.

Friday Wine Night

Free flow of wine, imported cheese, cold cuts buffet and more.

Aug. 31, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.  Thiripyitsaya Sky Bistro, 21st Floor, Sakura Tower. Tickets are 25,000 kyats per person. Tel: 01-255277.

Book Sale

Over 40 publishing houses will offer 20 to 40 percent discounts.

Sept. 1-9. Yangon Book Plaza, Thazay Market, Lanmadaw Township.

Southern Waves Art Exhibition

Thirty artists will showcase their works.

Aug. 29 – Sept. 2, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. MAOC Art Gallery, No. 188 Bogyoke Market.

Wild Eye Contemporary Art Exhibition

Sept. 3-8, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. OK Art Gallery, Aung San Stadium (north wing).

Reproduction of Peace

More than a dozen artists will showcase their works in this exhibit.

Sept. 1- 3, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Pasuriya Gallery, Bogalayzay Street.