Enjoy pineapple-flavoured desserts, dance Zumba, learn digital art or more this weekend!
New things we have noted
It’s mooncake season, y’all! As usual, Melia Yangon’s pastry team outdid itself by introducing mooncakes with various flavours including red bean, white lotus, durian, pandan and more. The hotel’s GM said in his speech at the press conference that “all mooncake paste and ingredients are meticulously imported from China to ensure an authentic and unparalleled experience”. Available until 30 September.
While you’re at it, check out our mooncake-buying guide here.
Pineapple fiesta at Novotel
Gourmet Bar at Novotel Yangon Max has introduced an enchanting balance of sweetness and tanginess in their pineapple drinks and desserts. From pineapple juice, pineapple pina colada and pineapple daiquiri to pineapple sorbet and cake, explore the ubiquity of this tropical fruit from US$4.
No 459, Pyay Road, Kamayut Township, Yangon
09 4440 8888 4
Dance with “Mama” of Zumba
Carolina Arias taught most Zumba instructors in Myanmar since 2017 and earned the loving moniker “Mama” from her mentees. Now she’s back in town and will headline the Zumba Party at Sky Star Hotel this weekend. The ticket price is Ks22,000 per head. If you’re a fan of the dance, this is your chance to learn some of her moves!
No 51/B-1, East Horse Race Course Road, Tamwe Township, Yangon
6 pm – 8 pm | 9 September
Event for digital artists
Myanmar Creative Technology College will showcase a digital art event and share opportunities in the field. Participate in Experience, Learn and Play sessions where you can admire the artworks and character designs of fellow artists, sharpen your talents and have fun through game activities.
Junction City (Promotion Area), opposite Bogyoke Market, Yangon
8:30 am – 2:30 pm | 8-10 September
Event you should check out
Monochrome Chapter II will be one of the most memorable EDM festivals of this year. One of the headliners is Terror Bass so the expectations are through the roof! Tickets are selling fast so grab yours here.
Hexagon Complex (Shwe Htut Tin), East Horse Race Course Road, Tamwe, Yangon
3 pm onwards | 9 September