What’s On in Kuala Lumpur – May 2024 Edition

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Find out the list of What’s On in Kuala Lumpur and step into a vibrant world where culture, creativity, and community converge. Throughout the month of May, immerse yourself in a series of engaging events celebrating the rich tapestry of our city. From cultural walks through Chinatown to hands-on steamed bun-making workshops and sizzling barbecues by the poolside, there’s something for everyone to enjoy. 

Discover treasures at markets, indulge in culinary delights at festivals, and experience the joy of pet companionship at the Pet Expo. These gatherings not only celebrate our cultural diversity and creativity but also serve as platforms to support local businesses and charitable causes.

Don’t miss out on the opportunity to connect with others, spread love, and embrace the magic of community as we culminate this month-long celebration with a spectacular rendition of “Cinderella.” Join us as we embark on this journey of exploration, connection, and celebration 

Let the adventures begin!

Three small dogs in a patterned stroller at a busy indoor event, the foreground dogs dressed in blue and grey, looking alert and playful
24 – 26 May – Pet Expo –  Largest pet event dedicated to pets and pets owners.

Public Holidays in Kuala Lumpur in May 2024

There is one public holiday in April in Kuala Lumpur: 22 May is Hari Raya Wesak

TIP: Click here to learn more about public holidays in Malaysia

What’s On in Kuala Lumpur – April 2024

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About Marlieke Kemp-Janssen:

Marlieke is the mom of a four-year-old girl and, together with daddy, they love living in and exploring Kuala Lumpur. As well as being the founder of Kuala Lumpur with Kids, Marlieke is a digital marketing consultant who has helped small businesses grow through her company Aureum Hospitality Advisers.

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