Events Calendar 2020
Check out what’s happening in Langkawi throughout the year!
Royal Langkawi International Regatta
6 - 11 January 2020
KFC Langkawi International Regatta
15 - 19 January 2020
Langkawi Chinese New Year Celebration
7 February 2020
Langkawi UNESCO Global Geopark Rugby
14 - 15 February 2020
Le Tour De Langkawi
14 - 15 February 2020
29 February - 1 March 2020
FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour
12 - 15 March 2020
Malaysia will be hosting its third FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour by the beach. With 32 top male and female beach volleyball players from over 16 countries competing for the country’s first title. Langkawi will be the only ASEAN nation to host the tournament and its sanctioned by the Federation Internationale de Volleyball.
2nd Langkawi International Dragon Boat Regatta
14 - 15 March 2020
The 2nd International Dragon Boat Regatta will be held in Langkawi, as one of the marine sports events. Langkawi will host this epic regatta tournament for international and local teams and is expected to attract spectators from inside and outside of Langkawi.
2nd Edition Langkawi Art Biennale
18 - 24 March 2020
Langkawi Art Biennale will be held on 18th – 24th March 2020 at Langkawi, Malaysia. This event will run for 8 days, and is organized by Langkawi Art Biennale, the largest art & painting trade show.
Langkawi Satun LUGG International Run
28 - 30 March 2020
Come celebrate geodiversity through this community – led international running event, with mountainous surfaced roads and significant elevation gain at Mount Raya, to mark the 13th anniversary of Langkawi’s UNESCO Global Geoparkand the 2nd anniversary of Satun’s UNESCO Global Geopark statuses. Participants from across the region as from the other UNESCO Global Geoparks across the globe must run both neigbouring Geosites of Malaysia and Thailand to be eligible for the unique finisher’s medal.
Majlis Anugerah Kecemerlangan Langkawi (A - KAWI)
3 April 2020
A – Kawi is an award and recognition programme for Langkawi students who have excelled in the exams that have boosted Langkawi education.
Naam Asian Junior Tennis ATF 14&U Langkawi
7 - 12 April 2020
The most prestigious junior tennis championship in Langkawi for 14 and Under. The Asian championship mark its 4th year being held in Langkawi participated by more than 15 nations.
RHB Langkawi Ride
11 April 2020
Experience the thrill of navigating Langkawi’s legendary heritage sites, flat open vistas, challenging gradients and fast track descents as Langkawi open its door to the RHB Langkawi Ride 2020.
11 - 18 April 2020
A one week celebration of festivity showcasing Langkawi’s colourful art and culture by reviving folklore and legends of our land. The first of its kind in Langkawi, don’t miss the exciting week of performances, workshops, and pop – up events!
Tuba Trail Run
18 April 2020
Due to an overwhelming respond from the local and international participants, The Tuba Trail Run is back for more with a new set of difficult challenging courses and trails. Set in a less explored wilderness of Tuba and Dayang Bunting Island, contestants are to pass through some of Langkawi natural wonders and amazing landscape while challenging their strength and stamina. The 2020 edition includes three categories namely, 4 kilometers, 15 kilometers and 30 kilometers routes.
Jelajah Ramadhan 1441H
27 April, 4 & 11 May 2020
Langkawi Geopark Day
1 June 2020
Yearly celebration for Langkawi UNESCO Global Geopark. Many conservation activities will be held. Theme: Langkawi UGGp More Than Just Rocks!
Langkawi UNESCO Global Geopark International Touch Rugby Championship
13 - 14 June 2020
Touch developed from rugby league and now exists as a sport in its own right. A rapidly growing game and an attractive sport to rugby coaches and players because of the core skills it develops and the high levels of fitness, speed, dynamism and agility it encourages. 576 local and international players will compete in three categories.
Lawn Bowls Mahsuri International Mixed Pair
16 - 20 June 2020
Lawn Bowls Mahsuri International Mixed Pair 2020 will be held in Langkawi, as one of the sports events. Langkawi will host this 5 days of epic lawn bowls tournament to international and local teams and is expected to attract spectators from inside and outside of Langkawi.
Langkawi Aidilfitri Celebration
18 June 2020
The Muslim community in Malaysia and all over the world celebrate Hari Raya Aidilfitri, or also known as Hari Raya Puasa, to conclude the Ramadhan holy month of fasting.
Royal Langkawi Cat Show
8 - 9 August 2020
Langkawi International Jetski Championship
10 - 14 August 2020
Langkawi Enduro Challenge
14 - 16 August 2020
Langkawi Lagendary Ride
12 September 2020
Langkawi Lagendary Ride 2020 is a multi – category cycling event that welcomes Amateur Cyclists to partake and have a joyful ride with their families and friends. Promoting Langkawi to key overseas market especially to sport enthuasiasts. Road cycling events provide an unforgettable and spectacular platform that appeals to all layers of society.
8th World Carrom Championship
16 - 20 September 2020
Langkawi Malaysia was awarded to be the host of the 8th World Carrom Championship, 2020 by The International Carrom Federation. Previously it was held in Cannes, France (2008), Mumbai India (2012), in Birmingham, England (2016). At least 22 countries will be participating in this 8th edition of the prestigious world championship.
Runkawi offer 5km, 10km, & 21km distances on September 2020. The Runkawi Half Marathon Night Run 2020 will be held in Langkawi, as one of the sport events. Langkawi will host this night running events to international and local teams and is expected to attract spectators from inside and outside of Langkawi.