Fun and excitement await visitors at CNY event


MARK your calendar!

In one week ‘s time, the much-awaited ‘Penang Celebrates: Chinese New Year with KoChaBi 2019 @ Auto-City’ will be in town.

State Tourism, Heritage, Culture and Arts Committee chairman Yeoh Soon Hin said the event would bring much fun and excitement to family, friends and visitors.

“We hope to celebrate this joyous CNY season with the locals and tourists. The event will be held from 5pm to 11pm on Feb 2.

“The ‘Penang Celebrates: Chinese New Year with KoChaBi 2019 @ Auto-City’ is the second event organised under the ‘Penang Celebrates’ series.

“This upcoming CNY event in Auto-City is organised by my office,” Yeoh told a press conference in Komtar today.

Yeoh (centre) at the press conference in Komtar.

Auto-City director Ong Bee Lee said radio deejay Phoebe Yap from Melody FM would be joining the celebration.

“Yap is known for her talents in hosting and singing and she her own programme on Astro’s most popular Hokkien Channel, Hua Hee Dai.

“She is also known for her stage talent and she had scored many opportunities to host international shows,” Ong said.

Auto-City is the venue sponsor, while the event is supported by Astro Radio.

Visitors can look forward to cultural performances, creative workshops, food and beverage stalls and many more exciting activities.


Story by J. Kirrthana
Pix by Chan Kok Kuan