SATUN (South Thailand) – Tourists planning their holidays between April and June have been urged to visit Perlis where 11 interesting events await them.
In making the call, the Raja Muda of Perlis, Tuanku Syed Faizuddin Putra Jamalullail said these included the state Youth Day celebrations on April 24 and 25 at Denai Larian Pengkalan Asam in Kangar.
Other events would be the Gerbang Utara Visual Arts exhibition being held from April 3 to June 3 at the State Art Gallery and the Simpang Empat Public Library by the Perlis Artists Association and the Perlis Public Library.
Speaking at the launch of the Perlis Food Promotion at the D’Andaman restaurant in conjunction with its opening here yesterday, Tuanku Syed Faizuddin said there would also be a ‘Jom Masuk Kampung Bersama RTM’ programme on May 2 as well as a culture bazaar organised by the Perlis Cultural and Arts Department from May 2 to 7 at its complex in Kangar.
A religious talk programme would also be organised by the Perlis Mufti Department at the Alwi Mosque, Kangar on May 8-10.
Other programmes included the Perlis Open Cycling Championship (May 21-24), the Unity Woodball Tournament at the ‘Dataran Datuk Sheikh Ahmad Kangar (May 24) and the Harumanis Carnival at the State Sports Complex in Kangar from May 29 to 31.
Tuanku Syed Faizuddin said Universiti Teknologi Mara Perlis would also organise a Harumanis Festival at its campus in Arau on May 25 while the Perlis International Marathon would be held on May 31.
Meanwhile Universiti Malaysia Perlis (UniMAP) would also organise its ‘Hutan Kita @ UniMAP programme on June 11. – BERNAMA