Kuala Lumpur International Batik 2011

Date : 9 December 2011 - 11 December 2011

Organiser:  Yayasan Budi Penyayang Malaysia (PENYAYANG) 
Venue: Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre (KLCC), Kuala Lumpur
Phone : 03 - 8946 0222
An event that showcases the multiple dimensions of Batik art and craft, technique and technology, marketing and business to the world.

Fabulous Food 1Malaysia - Street Food Festival

Date : 1 December 2011
Organiser: Events Unit, Ministry of Tourism
Venue: Throughout Malaysia
Phone: 03 8891 7000
Website : www.motour.gov.my

Irresistible aromas, delicious tastes and lip-smacking flavours! Malaysia's street food is reputed to be among the best in the region. From spicy, subtle to sweet, the different tastes of local food will leave you absolutely delighted! Be adventurous and titillate your taste buds in this great festival!

Langkawi Birding & Fotofest 2011

Date : 25 November 2011 - 27 November 2011
Organiser : Natural History Tours Sdn Bhd ,No 1, Lot 1392, Jalan Tanjung Rhu
Venue :  The Andaman Luxury Collection, Langkawi
Phone : 6019 225 2300
Fax : 604 959 1804  

Celebrate all things birds and wildlife set within one of the worlds most beautiful group of islands in the world. Join BirdRace, Wildlife Photography Competitions, lectures and workshops on conservation, eco-tourism and exhibitions of the latest products for wildlife enthusiasts.  

Monsoon Cup 2011

Date : 22 November 2011 - 27 November 2011
Organiser: Tbest Events Sdn Bhd 

Venue:  Pulau Duyong, Kuala Terengganu ,Terengganu
Phone: 03-7954 2204
Website : http://monsooncup.com.my/

A prestigious competition, the Monsoon Cup Terengganu is dubbed as the 'Formula One of Sailing'. Locals and foreign tourists will find a range of interesting programmes held to coincide with the competition, including displays of Terengganu's splendid arts and heritage.

Deepavali 'Festival of Lights'

Date : 26 October 2011
Deepavali or the 'Festival of Lights' is celebrated by Hindus with prayers, family gatherings and festivities. Open houses are held where family and friends visit each other and enjoy delicious traditional goodies.

Diwali is celebrated 20 days after Dussehra, on the 13th day of the dark fortnight of the month of Ashwin (October / November). Diwali is a New Year festival in the Vikrama calendar, where it falls on the night of the new moon in the month of Kartika.

It is a festival of lights celebrating the victory of good over evil, light over darkness, and knowledge over ignorance. On this day homes are decorated, sweets are distributed by everyone and thousands of lamps lit to create a world of fantasy. The festival symbolizes unity in diversity as every state celebrates it in its own special way.