Ten Things to Do in Yangon This Week

By Wei Yan Aung 29 August 2017

A Night of Revival: Ringo

Ringo and William (The Wild Ones 1987), well known from the 1990s and 2000s, will perform at the YangonYangon rooftop bar.

Sept. 1, 8 pm to 11 pm. YangonYangon Rooftop Bar, Sakura Tower. Tickets: 8,000 kyats, including a glass of beer.

Influence Rock

Chart-topping singers Big Bag and Idiots & Reason will perform at this event.

Sept. 2, 7 pm. Thuwunnabhumi Event Park. Tickets: 10,000 kyats available at City Mart and Ocean.

BKK Night Market

This food-themed event features varieties of Thai foods, snacks and drinks.

August 31-September 3, 9 am to 9 pm. Myanmar Culture Valley, People’s Park.

Yangon ICT Expo

This expo will showcase the latest models of software and hardware ICT products plus services available in Myanmar.

Sept. 1-3, 9 am to 5 pm. Tatmadaw Hall, U Wisara Road. Free Admission.

Book Sale

There will be a 10 to 50 percent discount on all books at this event to mark the six-month anniversary of Yangon Book Plaza.

Sept. 1-10, 9 am to 7 pm. Yangon Book Plaza, Fifth Floor, Thanzay Market, Lanmadaw.

Beauty Show

Many well-known fashion and cosmetic brands will be merchandizing at this event and offering up to 50 percent off. Artists Eint Chit and Phyoe Pyae Sone will be entertaining on Sept 1-2.

September 1-10. Myanmar Plaza.

DJ Night with Yu KT at Union Bar & Grill

A night of drinking and dancing until the early hours with DJ Yu KT.

Sept. 2, 10 pm. Union Bar, No. 42 Strand Road. Free Entry.

Myanmar Ladies: Art Exhibition

Nyi Nyi Aleinma’s exhibition will showcase 20 paintings depicting modern women.

Sept. 3-7. 43 Art Gallery, 43rd St.

The First Artist in Residence

This group exhibition of four artists will showcase more than 30 paintings.

Sept. 1-7. Bo Aung Kyaw Art Gallery, Bo Aung Kyaw St.

Recent Works

Win Tint will showcase 10 acrylic paintings depicting Yangon cityscapes and Shan State’s Inle Lake.

Sept. 2-11. Lokanat Galleries, 62 Pansodan St, 1st Floor, Kyauktada Tsp.