While the Eid spirit is still with us, many people are still out and about – as evident by the crazy traffic over the weekend! That’s right peeps, do not let the excitement out of your life this week just yet, cause there’s plenty more to explore.
Hype Picks is sure to get you bright-eyed and bushy-tailed at the end of the list. With events for all, you can find yourself in a rewarding week with happenings such as an art exhibition, northern lights inspired light show, and batik workshops, to name a few. Check for more events down below and get ready for a jolly week!
1. Nescafe Cappuccino Ice Cream
Did you know Nescafe has its own ice cream now? Introducing the new Nescafe Gold Cappuccino Ice Cream, it will sure sweep Malaysians off their feet now that the monsoon season is over! You can now pre-order the ice cream at Nestle Ice Cream Shopee page.
2. Coopers by W1 @ Tiffin At The Yard
Time: 5pm – 12am (Thursday & Friday), 10am – 12am (Saturday & Sunday)
Location: PT189-PT183-PT185 Jalan Strachan, Off, Jln Ipoh, Sentul, 51100 Kuala Lumpur, Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur
Rejuvenate your palate with something British and fancy. W1 – who specialises in Modern English dishes and cocktails – is debuting its latest venture, Coopers by W1 at only Tiffiin At The Yard.
3. Korean Perfect Ice Milkshakes
Time: 10am – 10pm
Location: Lot F223B, First Floor, 1 Utama Shopping Centre, 1, Lebuh Bandar Utama, Bandar Utama, 47800 Petaling Jaya, Selangor
The thought of cool milkshakes running down your throat on a hot day makes you crazy, doesn’t it? Then run to Perfect Ice Malaysia for a Korean Perfect Ice Milkshake that will sure keep you satisfied, with recommended flavours such as Strawberry and Mint Choco.
1. KFC NFTs Original KFC Moments & Klaw for Chicken Claw Machine
Date: 10th May – 9th June
Location: Piazza@Starhill Gallery, Kuala Lumpur
In honour of KFC’s secret recipe blend of 11 herbs and spices, KFC has collaborated with talented local artists such as Wilson Ng, Book of Lai, and Arif Rafhan Othman to produce 11 one-of-a-kind NFT artwork pieces.
Starting 10th May, Fans can get their hands on 8 of these exclusive KFC NFTs – Original KFC Moments at OpenSea, the largest NFT marketplace. The three remaining NFTs can be won by participating in a social contest on KFC’s Instagram page.
KFC fans can also visit the KFC Klaw for Chicken Claw Machine housed by a giant KFC Bucket at Piazza@Starhill Gallery for a chance to win KFC vouchers and Drummie Plushies!
2. Home & Living Exhibition by HOMElove Home Expo
Time: 11am – 9pm
Date: 19th May – 22nd May
Location: Carpark B, Stadium Bukit Jalil, Kuala Lumpur
HOMElove Home Expo is inviting you to grace your presence at the Home & Living Exhibiton this upcoming weekend. The public, especially homeowners cannot miss the power sale with over 300 brands available offered at the event. Go here for more information on the exhibition.
3. The LASALLE Show Exhibition 2022
Time: 12pm – 8pm
Date: 20th May – 1st June
Location: Various Locations, LASALLE’s McNally Campus
LASALLE College of the Arts is bringing you The LASALLE Show Exhibition 2022! An event of showcasing the works of students in design, fine arts, film, animation, dance, music, theatre, and art therapy, The LASALLE Show represents the grand finale of their graduating students. Admission is free for all!
4. KLPJ Wedding Fair @ MVEC
Time: 11am – 9pm
Date: 20th May – 22nd May
Location: Mid Valley Exhibition Centre (MVEC), Mid Valley Kuala Lumpur
Couples who had to push back their wedding plans now can get their schedules back on track with KLPJ Wedding Fair. Those who book the weddings at the fair also stand a chance to win RM60,000 cashback! For more information visit here.
5. Jungle City Beats Feat. DANGERDISKO & Kaiza
Time: 7pm – 12am
Date: 21st May
Location: WET Deck at W Hotel Kuala Lumpur
Spend a tremendous night with leading local and regional talents on the decks with picturesque cityscape overlooking the Towers. Leave your sweatpants and stained T-shirts at home and book a table now!
6. “1 Orchestra 20 Film Themes” by the Selangor Symphony Orchestra
Time: 8:30pm – 10pm
Date: 21st May – 22nd May
Location: The Platform at Menara KEN TTDI, Kuala Lumpur
Relive the magic of all-time favourite films such as Harry Potter, Avengers, Star Wars, The Greatest Showman, Pirates of the Caribbean, and many more with Selangor Symphony Orchestra. You can visit here for more information and ticketing.
7. The Aurora by SP Setia
Time: 6pm – 10pm
Date: 21st May – 22nd May
Location: Precinct Arundina Club House, Setia Eco Park
Now you don’t have to go as far away as Sweden or Iceland to witness the northern lights! SP Setia is bringing the northern lights or aurora borealis to Malaysia with a spectacular light show. Book your place now as opening is limited, and for more information visit here.
8. EXhiliratiOn Cupsleeve Event
Time: 11am – 5pm
Date: 21st May
Location: Lean & Rush, Nu Sentral Kuala Lumpur
Malaysian EXO-Ls, gather and join to celebrate EXO’s 10th anniversary this 21st May! A fan event to celebrate two of EXO’s members Suho and Baekhyun’s birthday as well, EXO-Ls also can redeem freebies and expect a great time together. Visit here for more information.
9. Tough Mudder Malaysia @ MRANTI Park, Bukit Jalil
Time: 7am – 3pm
Date: 21st May
Location: MRANTI Park, Rumah Usahawan 4, Taman Teknologi Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur
Make yourself available for the ultimate mud event! Tough Mudder consists of mud runs and obstacles with no pressure for competition, just a thrilling day of rolling around in mud, water, and dirt. Get your tickets here now!
Batik Painting Workshops in KL
1. Te’ja Studio @ Malaysia Tourism Centre
Want to learn how to make your own tie-dye T-shirt? You can do so at Te’ja Studio, which holds art and craft workshops that includes batik colouring on tote bags and frames. You can also make your own art resin keychains and coasters! Check out this site to register.
2. MyBatik @ Ampang
MyBatik offers various workshops for all, even for larger groups like a bridal shower or birthday party for fun. Activity includes traditional block stamping, batik cat painting, batik sarong painting, silk shawl and silk scarf batik painting and also painting on canvases and bags. Visit here to view their products available for sale and make bookings for workshops.
3. Ainna Artwork @ Central Market
Ainna Artwork is the perfect place to go if you’re on a budget! They will provide you all the tools you need and a 20cm x 20cm pre-designed canvas for just RM15. You can check them out on the ground floor at Central Market from 11am until 6pm.
4. Jadi Batek @ Jalan Imbi
Starting from RM30, you can unleash your creativity at Jadi Batek, a batik fashion retailer. The workshop offers batik drawing and colouring, scarf batik drawing, and pareo batik drawing to name a few. Sign up for classes and check out their various batik products here.
5. Novak Batik @ Midori Studio
This 28th May, Novak Batik is holding a workshop at Midori Studio in Desa ParkCity. For RM180, the workshop will last for three hours from 10am until 1pm. Fabric colours, art tools and materials, and a 34cm in diameter round frame will be provided for with several designs to choose from. Sign up for the class here now!