If you missed out on the Gegaria festival the last time around, now's your chance to go!
Taking place at four different locations around Malaysia over four consecutive weekends, Gegaria is an all-day festival filled with loads of yummy food, fun games and activities, talks by lifestyle experts, and even a super happening concert.
Here are all the deets for the first Gegaria Fest:
Date: 24 March 2018
Location: Dataran Amanjaya, Meru, Ipoh, Perak
Time: 8am - 11pm
And take note of these upcoming Gegaria Fest details too:
- 31 March 2018: Matrade Exhibition & Convention Centre, Kuala Lumpur
- 7 April 2018: Dataran Centrio Seremban 2, Seremban, Negeri Sembilan
- 15 April 2018: Amanjaya Mall, Sungai Petani, Kedah
1. Let loose and get fit with a morning fitness dance session
Start your day by exercising the fun way! In the hands of fitness experts like Hanif Shawn, you'll be too busy having fun as you dance along to popular songs all decked out in Gegaria gear, to even realise that you're actually exercising at the same time. Even Ejen Ali couldn't resist joining in haha.
Click HERE to register and claim your spot in the fitness dance session now!
If you're one of the early birds to register, you'll get to snag some exclusive Gegaria merch for yourself.
2. Take gorgeous #ootd shots at all the totally Insta-worthy art installations
From the whimsical colourful pipes and ribbons, to the nostalgic biscuit tins and old kampung-style doors, there's so many interesting backdrops that you'll definitely end up spamming your Insta with all of the stunning photos you'll be taking.
3. Makan all of the yummy food!
Once again there'll be loads of food trucks at Gegaria, offering up their most popular dishes all day long. You'll definitely wanna go with an empty stomach so that you can eat all you want, otherwise you'll seriously regret not getting to try everything!
Here's all the awesome food trucks that will be at Gegaria in Ipoh:
- The Butter Orange
- Ayaq Aih
- Laksa Pokok Limau
- Yellow Elephant
- Spark Station 77
- Fuyyoo Best Chicken
- Ipoh Black Coffee
We can't wait to chow down on everything mmm! We're especially excited about some of the famous local delicacies like laksa telur goreng from Laksa Pokok Limau, nasi hujan panas ayam masak merah from The Butter Orange, and teh ais cincau from Ipoh Black Coffee.
4. Relive all your favourite childhood memories
Remember those carefree days we spent playing the simplest of games as kids? Relive all those happy memories and experience some of your fondest childhood moments again by challenging your friends to a round of baling selipar, lompat getah, giant jenga, and giant congkak, or just by watching huge bubbles drift by.
You can also take a walk down memory lane at the Throwback Tunnel where a team from the New Straits Times Press has curated a special interactive exhibition of some of the most iconic moments in Malaysian history.
Look back at Malaysia's greatest achievements in the fields of sports and science, as well as the entertainment industry.
5. Experience VR and take part in the e-games tournament
The MyGameOn eSports Zone is the ultimate hangout place for every gaming enthusiast. Iconic games like Dragonball Z, Street Fighter, and Tekken 7 are free to play and you can also try out Rush of Blood, a cool VR experience.
Fans of FIFA Online 3 should definitely take part in the e-sports tournament where you stand the chance of winning cash prizes from a pool of RM10,000!
6. Pick up tips and insights from some of the most famous Malaysian lifestyle experts
If there's every anything you wanted to know about a particular lifestyle sector, now's the time to get all your questions answers. An impressive lineup of top Malaysian personalities will be having their own sharing sessions and/or demos to teach you about their respective fields.
Here's who you'll be hearing from in Ipoh:
- Faizdickie (Turning Passion Into Career)
- Elfira Loy (Fashion And Beauty)
- Ramona Zamzam (Creating Lifestyle Content In The Digital World)
- Hanif Shawn (Health Talk)
And if you're lucky enough like we were at Gegaria Kuantan last month, you may be able to grab a photo with them too! ;)
7. Party it up with some of the hottest local acts
In our past experiences at Gegaria, the finale concert is always super happening guys, you definitely don't want to miss it! People start camping out at the stage area hours before to make sure they get the best view 'cause there's always a huge crowd gathered by the time the show starts.
Everyone always gets really into it, singing, dancing, jumping, and just all-out partying to some of the hottest local acts such as Noh Salleh, Bunkface, SonaOne, Nabila Razali, and Kugiran Masdo.
If you still need more reasons why you should go to Gegaria, check out the video below to see just how much fun the Kuantan edition was: