ASEAN Life Vol: 2 March - May 2014 - Page 8

March ASEAN IMPORTANT EVENTS PHILIPPINES INDONESIA LAO PDR MALAYSIA 01-02/EURO RACECAR NASCAR CHAMPIONSHIP (Clark Field, Pampanga) 02-04/Boling-Boling Festival (Catanauan, Quezon) 02/Paraw Regatta (Iloilo) 05/Ash Wednesday 15/Sandugo Festival (Bohol) 24-31/Via Crusis (Cebu City) 25/Feast of the Annunciation 28/Turumba (Pakil, Laguna), Ang Pagtaltal sa Guimaras (Jordan, Guimaras) 29/EARTH HOUR 31/Balinese Day of Silence (Hari Raya Nyepi) 08/International Women’s Day 22/Day of the People’s Party 01 - 08/Le Tour de Langkawi 04/Anniversary of the Installation of Sultan Terengganu (only in Terengganu) 08-09/Port Dickson 4x4 International Sand Challenge 12-19/2nd FAI Asian Paragliding Accuracy Championship (FAPAC) 13-15/FUTURE MUSIC FESTIVAL ASIA 2014 16-12Apr/1 Malaysia GP Sale 2014 19-23/7th Bali Spirit Festival 27-30/Putrajaya International Hot Air Balloon Fiesta, Malaysia International Shoe Festival 28-30/Formula 1 Petronas Malaysia Grand Prix MYANMAR CAMBODIA SINGAPORE THAILAND VIETNAM 02/Peasants’ Day 11-16/Pindaya Cave Festival (Pindaya, Shan State) 14-15/Kakku Festival (Taunggyi, Shan State) 15/Tabaung, Dha Paung Full Moon, Shwedagon Pagoda Festival (Yangon) 27/Armed Forces Day 08/InternationalWomen’s Day 05-06/SINGAPORE ROCK FESTIVAL 2014 (Fort Canning Park) 07-09/Bun Phawet Fair 13/National Elephant Day 18/National Muay Thai Day 20/March Equinox 10-12/Chu Dong Tu Festival 31-09Apr/Phu Giay Festival BRUNEI ASEAN IMPORTANT EVENTS APRIL PHILIPPINES INDONESIA 01-07/Pak’kaat Kallo (Magpet, Cotabato) 07-14/Manaoag Pilgrimages (Pangasinan) 07-11/Panaad Festival (Negros Province) 07/ST. JOHN BAPTIST DE LA SALLE FEAST DAY 09/Araw ng Kagitingan 13-16/Pandan Festival (Mapandan, Pangasinan) 14-20/Moriones Festival (Boac, Magpoc, Catanduanes) 16/Cutud Lenten Rites (Cutud, Pampanga) 17/Maundy Thursday 18/Good Friday 19/ Holy Saturday 22/Earth Day 27/Feast of the Divine Mercy 18/Wafat Isa Al-Masih (Jumat Agung) 14-16/Pi Mai Lao (Luang Prabang) 05-14/Royal Belum World Drums Festival (Ipoh, Perak) 09-17/Archipelago Drums Festival (Dataran, MBMB) 12-13/Penang World Music Festival 15/Declaration of Melaka as Historical City (only in Melaka) 18/Good Friday (only in Sabah and Sarawak) 19/Birthday of the Sultan of Perak (only in Perak) 25-28/Regatta Lepa (Semporna, Sabah) 26-28/Pesta Air Malaysia Water Festival Labuan MYANMAR CAMBODIA SINGAPORE THAILAND VIETNAM 13-16/Thingyan (Water Festival) 13/Popa Ceremony (Mount Popa) 17/Myanmar New Year 13/Cambodian New Year 14-16/Chaul Chnam Thmey (New Year Celebration 18/Good Friday 06/Chakri Day 11-19/Phuket Bike Week 21-27/Phuket Pride Festiva 13-15/Songkran 05-06/ Thay Pagoda Festival 09/Gio to Hung Vuong Day 12-20/ Hue Festival Ngay 30/Thong Nhat (Vietnam Victory Day) BRUNEI 8 MAR-APR 2014 www.asean-life.com LAO PDR MALAYSIA