The Penang World Music Festival returns to the island in 2012 and promises to be better than ever before. Scheduled to be held from March 30th to April 1st, the festival features a diverse array of talented musicians from around the world performing different styles of music. Both modern and traditional music will be featured at the festival. Additionally visitors may take part in workshops and there are also special activities for children.
Visitors to the area looking for a comfortable Penang hotel will be pleased by the Copthorne Orchid Hotel Penang. This convenient Tanjung Bungah hotel offers well-appointed rooms and gracious hospitality.