Ten Things to do in Yangon This Week (Aug. 22 – Aug. 28)

By Wei Yan Aung 22 August 2017

Clean Yangon Campaign | Aug. 27

A monthly campaign to raise public awareness about littering will take place in Kamayut Township. Volunteers, municipal officials, and civil society organizations will gather at the Hledan Center.

Aug. 27, 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. Hledan Center, Kamayut Township.

Study in Japan Fair | Aug. 26

Japan’s educational institutions will present opportunities for education at universities in Japan.

Aug. 26, 9.30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Novotel Yangon Max, 459 Pyay Road, Kamayut Tsp, Yangon

Myanmar Traditional Food Festival | Aug. 26-7

You can taste various traditional foods from different parts of the country in one place at the Monsoon Myanmar Traditional Food Festival.

Aug. 26-27, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Padonmar Restaurant, No. 105/107, Kha-Yae-Bin Road, Dagon Tsp.

Duwun Talks— Challenges and Opportunities of Social Enterprises | Aug. 26

Individuals engaged in social enterprises will give talks on challenges and opportunities facing the field in Myanmar.

Aug. 26, 3.30 p.m. to 6 p.m. Mindon Room, Sedona Hotel. Free admission.

10th Anniversary of Eushido Hair Care | Aug. 26

Celebrated singers Ni Ni Khin Zaw, Ah Moon, X-Box will perform together with dance group Project-K.

Aug. 26, 6 pm. Grand Ballroom, Sedona Hotel. Free admission.

50th Street’s ‘Fashionably Late’ End of Summer Party | Aug. 26

Nineties and 00s-themed party features a fancy dress competition.

Aug. 26, 7 p.m. to 1 a.m. 50th Street Cafe Restaurant Bar, No. 9/13 50th Street, Botahtaung Tsp.

FAB 57 -Club night for LGBT

DJs C-Thu & Mike will be playing all the best pop, dance and queer hits until at least 3 a.m.

Aug. 26, 10 p.m. to 3 a.m. Muse, Yangon International Compound, Ahlone Road, Dagon Tsp.

Trip to Anyar | Aug. 26-31

A duo exhibition by artists Win Pe Myint and Poe San features 50 paintings depicting landscapes of central Myanmar, known as “Anyar” in Myanmar language.

Aug. 26-31. OK Gallery, Aung San Stadium (north wing).

Fundraising Art Exhibition

Half of proceeds from this group art exhibition of 31 artists will go to children living with HIV/AIDS.

Aug. 26-31. 43 Art Gallery, 43rd Street, Botahtaung Tsp.

Grand Group Art Exhibition

There will be over 50 works from more than 30 artists at this art exhibition to mark the seventh anniversary of Trish Gallery.

Aug. 20-27. Trish Gallery, No. 46 A, G/F Flat C, Excellent Condominium, at the corner of Min Kyaung Street and Pantra Street, Dagon Tsp.