Things to do in Yangon this weekend: Dec 13 to 16

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Here’s our snippet, best things to do in Yangon this weekend.

13 Thursday

Blind Pony at Yangon Yangon from 5pm
Students from JUIZE Music will start playing from 6pm to 9pm. After 9pm you will get one last boost for Friday with International DJs presenting their best sets till 12am.

14 Friday

Motown WINE Buffet at Yangon Excelsiorfrom 6:30pm
Get down to the timeless strains of Motown featuring hits through the decades while savoring a range of selected wines in the journalism-inspired The Newsroom Café Deli. The band will bring an astounding playlist of energetic beats including brass instruments, guitars and bass-line to delight party-goers. A free flow of wine and mouthwatering tapas and charcuteries will entertain your taste buds all evening long too. Priced at $25 per person and including the free flow wine buffet.

Wakanda, One Night in Africa at The Penthouse from 7pm
Experience Wakanda: One Night in Africa with Reload entertainment at The Penthouse celebrating the spirit of Africa. DJ Kunta from France will be spinning the decks as will DjJ Sunny from Nigeria. His energetic and enthusiastic dancing rhythms and music will be perfect to get us all in the dancing mood and learn a rhythm or two.

AJOHN & Friends : Bass With Benefits at LEVEL 2 from 9:30pm
DJ AJOHN will rock the house with his bass friends KZ Beatz, ARco, Be Be, Hypertype, Rakhan. For bookings contrat 09 254 272 460.

15 Saturday

Pure Gold – Upcycling and design exhibition at Goethe-Institut from 10am
Transforming rubbish into useful and beautiful objects: that’s the ambitious intention of this extraordinary exhibition. The original showcase consists of 76 exhibits produced by 53 designers from all over the world. It will be shown at Yangon’s iconic Secretariat where we expect thousands of young visitors.

First Christmas Bazaar at The Pegu Club from 3pm
The Pegu Club’s first ever Christmas Bazaar is in support of the KT Care Foundation. All proceeds raised will support the KT Care Foundation which provides education, healthcare, emergency relief and preparation services to the vulnerable population of Myanmar. Join in a stunning heritage venue and be merry for an evening of caroling, kids activities, Santa Claus, drinks, food and live music. Adult tickets cost $55 and kid tickets cost $25.

Rangoon 808 Festival at Thuwunnabhumi Event Park from 4pm
Yangon’s biggest EDM festival is back with World’s Top 100 Djs include W&W, Andrew Rayel, BTSM and more to be performed. Tickets are still available at respective outlets including FUSE on 4th floor of Myanmar Plaza.

Serpentine by Soe Yu Nwe at Myanm/art from 6pm
Myanm/art presents Serpentine, an exhibition by Soe Yu Nwe from the 15th until the 29th December. Creating intricate sculptures out of ceramic and glass, Soe Yu Nwe explores the theme of alienation as a cultural outsider.

The Burma Cartel Vol.7 at LEVEL 2 from 9:30pm
On a night when all spotlights will be on the mainstream event in town, the Burma Cartel’s 7th shipment of pure grade House and Techno will be secretly unloading at LEVEL 2 for the loyal customers, personally delivered by the founding bosses DCTR and Leonium themselves together with another don Drewchenzo. This is the night for House and Techno lovers and for those who want to escape into another side of dance music after the mainstream event.

16 Sunday

Italy Food Fair at Marketplace by Citymart from 9am
From the 16th December to 31st December marketplace will be hosting an Italy Food Fair where shoppers are can browse the selection of Italian wines, cheese and cold cuts available at year-round all the marketplace by City Mart branches.

Not enough? Head out to our cinema page to see what’s showing in cinemas this weekend!


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