Ten Things to Do in Yangon This Week
By Wei Yan Aung 9 October 2018
Myanmar vs. Bolivia
Myanmar’s national football team will play Bolivia in this exhibition match.
Oct. 13. 6 p.m. Thuwunna Stadium. 5,000 kyats for grandstand seats, 3,000 kyats for regular seats. Tel: 09-445151010.
Myanmar boxers will fight with Thai opponents.
Oct. 14. Starts at 2 p.m. Theinbyu Stadium. Tickets are 10,000 kyats to 70,000 kyats. Tel: 09-254214160.
Saw Phoe Kwar will perform with the One Love Band.
Oct. 13. 7:30 p.m. to 11 p.m. Vintage Luxury Yacht Hotel. Free admission. Tel: 09-459949993.
The German festival of beer and BBQ comes to Myanmar.
Oct. 12 to 13. 5 p.m. to 11:59 p.m. Rose Garden Hotel. Tickets are 50,000 kyats to 70,000 kyats. Tel: 09-445151010.
Apartments starting at 20 million kyats will be on sale.
Oct. 13 to 14. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Pan-Pacific Hotel, near Bogyoke Market.
Haydn, Mozart, Mendelssohn — Orchestra Concert
The young Myanmar musicians of the AOC Orchestra Yangon and members of the Thai Philharmonic Orchestra Bangkok will perform.
Oct. 12. 7 p.m. The Strand Hotel. Free tickets at [email protected]
Stranger: Solo Poetry Day
Poet Sai Win Myint will read his poems.
Oct. 13. 3 p.m. Yangon Book Plaza, Than Zay Market. Limited tickets for 5,000 kyats including a soft drink and a book of poetry by Sai Win Myint. Tel: 09-767019926.
This exhibition features paintings by various artists.
Oct. 9 to 14. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Lokanat Galleries, No. 62, corner of Merchant Street and Pansodan Street.
Myanmar Modernist Salon
This exhibition showcases the works of a dozen Myanmar modernists.
Oct. 13 to 22. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Myanm/art, No. 98 Bogalay Zay Street (3rd floor).
Thit Sar Ni: Play With Color
Author Thit Sar Ni showcases paintings he created without using brushes.
Oct. 13 to 14. 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Yangon Book Plaza, Than Zay Market, Lanmadaw Township.