Penang New Year Countdown is held every year at Karpal Singh Drive, Straits Quay, Gurney Paragon, Queensbay Mall, Complex Bukit Jambul and Auto-City. These night-long celebrations are filled with exciting entertaining performances and activities. Before the stroke of midnight, take part in the countdown towards a new year at these venues! Enjoy a brilliant display of fireworks to usher in the new year.
Great place for Penang New Year Countdown
New Year’s Eve Countdown Party at Gurney Paragon Mall
Date: 31st Dec 2015
Time: 7.30pm – 1.00am
Venue: Festive Square, Gurney Paragon Mall
The New Year’s Eve Countdown Party at Gurney Paragon Mall will certainly get one’s adrenaline pumping. Few places rival the atmosphere of New Year’s Eve in the al fresco area of the shopping mall, home to one of the night’s most memorable events.
The 6-hour long countdown marathon will have free programming for the young and adults to indulge in, which includes live music and entertainment, clown buskers and a midnight countdown complete with the appearance of Junior New System, the all-Pinoy dance group who secured a spot in the grand finale on AXN’s Asia’s Got Talent 2015. The dance group will surely set the crowd on fire and bring the house down with their sensational act as they dance in their high heels.
Queensbay Mall Penang New Year Countdown
Venue: Queensbay Mall (Indoor & Outdoor)
Date: 31 December 2015
Time: 7.00pm onwards
Queensbay Mall is ushering into the New Year 2016 with a stellar burst of fireworks, partying and a lot of fun.
The night will kick off from 7.00pm onwards with fun games and entertainment indoor and outdoor, live band and non-stop music by DJ Tchuno, busking and fire dance street performances, gold man live statue and children’s inflatable games. The countdown party will be fired up as we watch the night sky ignite with glorious fireworks display overlooking the sea at midnight.
Penang New Year Countdown by-the-sea
Date: 31 December
Venue: Straits Quay Promenade
This year, Straits Quay Retail Marina will be having a New Year Countdown by its picturesque marina from 8pm onwards. We add excitement to the countdown party with the appearance of well-loved deejay Ramsey Westwood, a LED Modern and Robot Dance that features unique hip hop dance choreography and the ever talented Mans Dreamers band that will count down to year 2016. Start the beginning of the year as majestic fireworks sparkle over the night sky by the marina at the stroke of midnight.
The Penang Waterfront Countdown To 2016
Date: 31 December
Time: 6.00pm onwards
Venue: Whole stretch of Karpal Singh Drive & Automall
The Penang Waterfront New Year Countdown is a yearly flagship countdown program at the Karpal Singh Drive, since the year 2014/15. The overwhelming crowd turn-up on its debut year was estimated to be 10,000 strong. Exciting programs led to the countdown at midnight, such as celebrity stage performances, super cars display, dances, mascots appearance, photography competition, face painting, along with a 100-stall flea market. The celebration also saw the releasing of 3000 well-wishes helium balloons, culminating with a six minute fireworks display at midnight.
Auto-City X’Mas & New Year Countdown Fiesta 2016
Date: 24 December – 3 January 2016
Christmas & New Year Celebration in Auto-City!
Christmas & New Year’s comes but once a year, so it’s worth it to make the festivities memorable. But where’s the best place to be when the clock strikes midnight on 31 December?
Whether you’re local people or tourist, prepare to be dazzled by spectacular fireworks at Auto-City, Juru. The fun doesn’t stop at midnight on December 31, do enjoy the beautiful night with the performance by famous musicians, Joyce Chu, P-High and hosted by Baki Zainal.
This event is hugely popular, with hundreds of thousands of people going to see the display each year. With singing competition, Street Dance & K-POP Challenge 2015, coloring contest, exhibition booth and etc, this is such a big fiesta!
KBJ 2016 Penang New Year Countdown Party
Date: 31 December
Time: 8.00pm – 12.00am
Venue: Promenade Area, Kompleks Bukit Jambul
KBJ 2016 New Year Countdown Party with Korean Group Laysha & DJ Kiara Lee . Paperplane Pursuit, Eunice Hoo and Super Band will also create a happening night to usher in the New Year. Fantastic Fireworks display will light up the sky. Join them at KBJ with entertainment guaranteed to welcome 2016.
Penang State Tourism would like to wish everyone a Happy New Year in advance.