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A guide on how to celebrate this Malaysia Day by attending the most anticipating event of Keretapi Sarong 2023.
This year, something exciting is happening! Keretapi Sarong, which has been a hit in London since 2014, is coming to Dataran Merdeka for the first time. It’s a big deal because last year, they held it at Pavilion Kuala Lumpur, and it became super popular. People couldn’t stop talking about it, and they’re still buzzing with excitement for the 2023 event.
After the huge success last year, Keretapi Sarong is back, and it’s going to be even bigger this time. They’re bringing together about 10,000 people from all walks of life. This year’s theme is all about “Ethnicity,” and the aim is to show off Malaysia’s rich mix of cultures.
Get ready to enjoy traditional dances, music performances, and exciting storytelling sessions that explore Malaysia’s diverse identity. But here’s the best part: On Malaysia Day, which falls on September 16, 2023, Keretapi Sarong has something special planned.
Dataran Merdeka will be the center of all the fun, with events happening at various train stations like Putrajaya Sentral (KLIA Transit), Subang Jaya (LRT), Bandar Utama (MRT), Ampang (LRT), Gombak (LRT), Kajang (MRT), and KL Sentral (LRT). You can catch from each train and walk with a group to Dataran Merdeka for the event. It’s going to be a day full of culture, togetherness, and loads of fun. Don’t miss out!
Your travel guide for Keretapi Sarong 2023.
In Kuala Lumpur, there’s a super exciting event coming up that everyone’s really looking forward to. It’s called Keretapi Sarong 2023, and it’s going to be the biggest get-together of the year. The event starts at 8:30 AM and lasts until 6:00 PM. Now, let’s talk about how you can have an awesome time and make the most of this special day!
7 train stations to reach Dataran Merdeka.
If you live in Kuala Lumpur or Selangor, there’s a fantastic event you shouldn’t miss! They’ve picked seven popular train stations as meeting points for each location before heading to Dataran Merdeka. These stations include Putrajaya Sentral (for KLIA Transit), Subang Jaya (LRT), Bandar Utama (MRT), Ampang (LRT), Gombak (LRT), Kajang (MRT), and KL Sentral (LRT).
It’s a great way for everyone to come together and make the journey to Dataran Merdeka an exciting and memorable experience. Don’t miss out on this awesome opportunity to join in the fun!
So, if you’re in Kuala Lumpur or Selangor, make sure to head to one of these designated stations, meet up with others, and then travel together to Dataran Merdeka. It’s a simple and enjoyable way to be part of this special event!
What activities can be done at Keretapi Sarong 2023?
This event is really all about celebrating the awesome culture of Malaysia. One big part of it is wearing traditional Malaysian clothes. They want people from all over the world to put on these special outfits, so everyone can see and learn about these amazing cultural traditions.
But the fun doesn’t stop there! They’re going to have contests to see who has the coolest traditional outfit, who takes the most awesome photos during the event, and who makes the best videos. You can also check out an exhibition that shows you Malaysia’s history, and there will be local things to buy.
They’re going to have performances that showcase Malaysia’s vibrant culture. To wrap everything up, there will be a singing session where everyone can sing together, not only when you arrive at the designated train station for the gathering but also throughout the event. It’s going to be a fantastic time celebrating Malaysia Day!
Dress up in your finest outfit with an ‘Ethnicity’ theme.
What makes this event really stand out is how excited people are to wear traditional Malaysian outfits and be part of something really unique. This year, the theme for Keretapi Sarong is “Ethnicity,” and it’s going to be a lot of fun as Malaysia’s different cultures show off their special clothes. They want everyone who comes to wear outfits that represent the Malay, Chinese, Indian, Peranakan (Baba Nyonya), Kadazan, Iban, and many other ethnic groups in Malaysia.
So, it’s not just about wearing any old costume; it’s about celebrating the diverse and colorful cultures of Malaysia. It’s like a big party where everyone gets to learn about and appreciate the different traditions and clothes of this beautiful country.
Songs that they are going to play in the train!
Keretapi Sarong has thought of everything to make your experience fantastic. They’ve got you covered when it comes to the theme, activities, and now they’ve even shared the list of songs they’re going to play so you can sing along!
But that’s not all – they’ve also posted the lyrics so you can see the words and sing along with everyone else in the train when you’re heading to the end point location. How cool is that? It’s like a big sing-along party, and you won’t want to miss it!
Keretapi Sarong 2023 being held across multiple locations.
Keretapi Sarong 2023 isn’t only in Kuala Lumpur. It’s going to other places too, and it’s all about having fun with the “Ethnicity” theme. They want everyone to enjoy it, whether you’re from Malaysia or a different country.
Dataran Merdeka is the main spot where everything happens, but five other cities are joining in too:
- Keretapi Sarong at Johor Bahru (along Sungai Segget)
- Keretapi Sarong at Ipoh (KTMB Ipoh)
- Keretapi Sarong at Kuala Terengganu (Kampung Budaya Terengganu)
- Keretapi Sarong at LaRocka Park (Tunjong Kota Bharu)
- Keretapi Sarong at London, United Kingdom (Battersea Power Station as endpoint)
When we get together to celebrate Malaysia Day on September 16th, Keretapi Sarong really brings out what makes this day special. It’s a fantastic and unforgettable way to celebrate.
This year is extra exciting because Keretapi Sarong is starting in Kelantan for the first time, and they’re thinking about adding more places in the future. If you join in, you can make special memories that will stay with you for a long time.