Aryana Sofea
February 3, 2020
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The RedTix insights team is bringing you the best events & festivals to celebrate the night and day away right here in the comforts of our homeland, Malaysia! Whether you’re bobbing your head to EDM, pop, indie, rock, punk rock; or you’re moving your body in dance and yoga - there’s a festival for you in this list.

Circoloco

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Ticket Price: $$
Dates:
To Be Confirmed
Location:
To Be Confirmed
Attendance: 1,800+

You don’t need a plane ticket to travel to the party center of the world, a.k.a Ibiza, Spain. Circoloco presents the ultimate Ibiza experience in the heart of Kuala Lumpur. Brought to you by JK58 Asia x Club Kyo KL in partnership with AirAsiaRedTix, the event debuted 3 months ago and featured major DJs like Peggy Gou, Dixon and wAFF, they pumped the crowds till the crack of dawn in the refurbished REXKL, Chinatown. 

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Albeit there is no specific date and location announced yet for 2020, make sure to watch this space for further information about the hippest festival to be held in Malaysia this decade.

Price Range: RM 250 - RM 300 ++ 

Borneo Music Festival Live 2020

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Ticket Price: $$
Dates: April 10 - 11, 2020
2020 Line-up Highlights: Alan Walker, DJ Soda, DJ Venom, and DJ Alexis Grace
Location:
Sarawak Cultural Village, Kuching, Malaysia
Attendance: 15,000+

The first of its kind, the Borneo Music Festival Live 2020 is an outdoor music festival that will elevate the senses as it connects festival go-ers with different music genres from all parts of the world - from east to west. You will be the epitome Universal Listener as you vibe with an array of top global artists all weekend. BMFL 2020 also showcases some local talents like DJ Alexis Grace and Rynn Lim. You will also get a chance to dive into the local cultures of Borneo and explore deeper into your Malaysian roots.

As you rave and party in the alluring base of Mount Santubong, you need not fret about food as an all-day long bazaar will be hosted throughout the festival. Get ready to Eat, Sleep (not recommended), Rave, Repeat!

Price Range: RM 200 - RM 700

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Rockaway Festival 2020

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Ticket Price: $
Dates:
March 14 - 15, 2020
2020 Line-up Highlights:
Hands Like Houses, Hujan, Kyoto Protocol and Masdo.
Location:
Stadium Bukit Jalil, Car Park B, Kuala Lumpur
Attendance:
10,000+

Rockaway Festival is back and rocking off the first quarter of 2020 with a bang! Over the past decade, this renowned festival has celebrated rock music with over 50,000 rockers and almost 100 artists. This year, Rockaway brings an all-new experience in 2 zones - Zone GEM-PARK and Zone Rockaway Live.

Zone GEM-PARK allows free access to the public where everyone can enjoy unique pop-up activations, ample choice of food and festivities and be immersed in the ultimate rock festival experience.

Zone Rockaway Live caters to absolute rock lovers and fans whereby you’ll be jumping and moshing the day away to your favorite local and international artists as they rock the stage and, quoting the legendary Bob Dylan, ‘Play the frikin music loud’!

Come be a part of our ROCKAWAY family where rock music fuels our soul and bask in the glory of rock the whole weekend long.

Price Range: RM 98 - RM 128

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Wired Music Week  2020

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Ticket Price: $$$
Dates:
March 12 - 15, 2020
Location:
ZOUK Genting, Genting Highlands.

A chance to party and gain cool knowledge at the same time? Count us in! 

This is Asia’s Biggest Electronic Music Conference and Festival - Wired Music Week. Held in the lit-est entertainment hub in the country, Genting Highlands, this 4 Nights 3 Days conference and festival event brings forward a modern calibration progressing towards the electronic music and entertainment industry for its consumers and audiences. 

Are you ready to entrance your mind and bewitch your senses? 

Price Range: RM 250 - RM 500++

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Urbanscapes

Video Source: Freeform MY via Youtube

Ticket Price: $$
Dates:
To Be Confirmed 
Location:
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Attendance:
10,000+

Urbanscapes has planted its roots, grew and flourished as the longest-running creative arts festival in Malaysia. From a festival that housed only 30 talented acts back in 2002, 18 years later, the Urbanscapes stage has been blessed with a collection of performances by international stars such as Grammy Award nominee Khalid, indie rock band Tame Impala, and wonderboy Boy Pablo. They also support and provide a platform for local artists such as Sonaone and Iqbal M. One can only imagine the line-up they have in store for festivalists in 2020! 

This festival allows you to engage with all creative parts of you as you explore Instagram-esque art installations, let your imagination run wild through fashion and theatre, and essentially, indulge in the divergent mix of music.

Since Urbanscapes is typically held at the end of the year, wouldn’t this festival be the perfect ending to the start of this decade? We think so too.

Price Range: RM 200 - RM 300 ++

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GOOD VIBES FESTIVAL

Videos Source: Good Vibes Festival Official via YouTube

Ticket Price: $$$
Dates:
August 14th - 16th, 2020
Location:
The Ranch, Genting Highlands
Attendance:
20,000+

Fresh mountain air? Check. Art and good music all weekend long? Check. An unforgettable moment with your close ones? Check!

Good Vibes Festival = Good Vibes the whole weekend long. This 2-day festival allows you to escape from the busyness of routine life down below and relish in a weekend of euphoria with your besties in the mountains. With lineups that’s as impressive as Beyonce’s runs, attendees are in for an auditory treat. International and local artists like Yuna, the 1975, and 6lack have graced the multiple stages of the Good Vibes Festival. 

Interactive booths are scattered around the festivals as well, so when you’d like to explore the grounds of the festival, you’d still be having a time of your life. Previous booths occupants include internet streaming channel, Netflix - they showcased an amazing booth promoting the (then) new season of Stranger Things (S3) with realistic props and decorations to take photographs with. 

You may also purchase accommodation packages along with the festival tickets on the official webpage as you would not want to come down from the higher altitude the whole weekend. 

Price Range: RM 360 - RM 450 ++

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R!OT Fest

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Ticket Price: $$
Date:
April 4, 2020
2020 Lineup Highlights:
Hujan Band, Bunkface Band, Aman Ra
Location:
Malaysia Agro Exposition Park Serdang (MAEPS), Selangor
Attendance:
1000+

Are you ready to get hit by waves of nostalgia? Under the guidance of Sir Hafiz Yusoff and Bro Empire Entertainment, Riot Fest’s mission is to hold the largest indie concert in Malaysia. Headlined by Hujan and Bunkface; this festival will bring out your inner ‘sendu’ (gloomy)-pop punk-teenage self.

Choosing the term “Cyberpunk” as the theme to describe the merge of the present and contemporary modern concert, Riot Fest’s latest innovation will surpass your imagination on the expression of scenic views. A total of 8 mega exciting acts will be showcased, ready to blow your minds away!

Price Range: RM 70 - RM 150

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The Lights Water Fest

Image Source: Water Lantern Festival

Ticket Price: $
Date:
February 29, 2020
Location:
The Sepang International Circuit
Attendance:
1000+

The Lights Water Fest is a melting pot of live music, dancing with families and friends, enjoyment of each other’s company and devouring mouth watering food - and the best part, releasing your lit lanterns filled with your wishes, hopes, dreams, and goals, onto the glittering waters. This event is catered for everyone and it nurtures individual experiences to create intimate memories with loved ones to light your days ahead.

A dreamlike experience like no other, catch the air of time slowing down as you watch your lantern float with hundreds of others - similar to the scatter of the stars up above in the night sky. 

Price Range: 

RM 42 - Kids
RM 104 - Adults

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AFRO LATIN FEST ASIA (ALFA) 2020

Image Source: Afro Latin Fest Asia 2020

Ticket Price: $$$
Dates:
April 17 -19, 2020
2020 Line-up Artists:
Yoandy Villaurrutia, Sophie Fox, DJ Chad 
Location:
2 Hang Kasturi, Central Market, Kuala Lumpur
Attendance:
1000+

Get ready to break a sweat and dance with talented professionals from across the globe such as the remarkable salsa dancer Yoandy Villaurrutia from Cuba, the captivating Sophie Fox from the UK, and the charming DJ Chad from France. 

3 nights of themed parties, 30 hours of workshops, and mesmerizing performance shows - you’re guaranteed to have fun, fun, fun! Feel like a dancing queen, young and sweet only 17 (Dancing Queen - ABBA) during the entire event. Afro Latin Fest Asia 2020 is a festival worth your money and you’ll have post-ALFA withdrawals for weeks, counting days for ALFA to come back to Malaysia the following year!

Price Range:  RM 320 - RM400

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Ahimsa Life Festival

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Ticket Price: $
Dates:
February 21 - 23, 2020
Location:
Publika, Mont Kiara

2020 is the year to practice more self-love, better health, and mental awareness and begin and/or strengthen your journey to the path of wellness. Ahimsa Life Festival creates this platform for attendees to venture into their inner-self and maintain a zen lifestyle.

Explore how to create and balance a harmonious unity of the three main aspects: body, mind, and soul through a variety of wellness and mind workshops, therapy, as well as activities catered for adults and children that will surely bring joy to any who participate. People of all ages are welcome to join this life-changing lifestyle festival.

Price Range:  RM 0 - RM 200++

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