Sabah Fest

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Country and Region MalaysiaSabah
Type of Festival Music
Location of Festival Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia
Festival Contact Information

Sabah Tourism Office
Kota Kinabalu
Pejabat Tourism Malaysia Negeri Sabah
Lot 1-0-7, Tingkat Bawah, Blok 1
Lorong Api-Api 1, Api-Api Center
88000 Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
Phone: 011 +6088 232 121

Festival Description

Sabah Fest honors the many aspects of Malaysian culture across the state of Sabah. Sabah is home to more than 30 different ethnic groups with its ancient customs and traditions. The festival offers local ethnic foods, rice wine, traditional dance performances as well as traditional sport games competition which include the tug-of-war, blow pipe, minpulos (arm wrestling) and mamarampanau (racing on walking on bamboo stilts).

Festival Dates April 30 - May 31, 2011
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