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Miss Yosakoi Pageant ~ August 13, 14th at Gurney Plaza 11am ~ 6pm (Preliminaries)


Yosakoi means 'Come at Night' for a unparalleled experience of street dancing, parade and Japan-inspired Fun Fair!
And we welcome all schools and dance groups from all around the world to participate in the heart of UNESCO World Heritage George Town to celebrate Malaysia Day 2022!


What we are

Penang Yosakoi Parade is the first and only Yosakoi Parade in Malaysia. Possibly the biggest Yosakoi Parade to be held on a Street in Southeast Asia, our event attracts over 1000 parade participants and 10,000 people every year!


An eclectic mash-up of Yosakoi and Natsu Matsuri (Summer Carnival), Penang Yosakoi offers the best of Penang’s UNESCO Heritage to the World.

The World to Penang through an exchange of culture through Yosakoi! So, YO-SA-KOI – which means to ‘Come at Night’, Come join the Penang Yosakoi Parade!!


(Participation is totally Free!)






よさこいを通じた文化交流を通じたペナンへの      世界!ペナンよさこいパレードに参加してください!!




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Penang Yosakoi Parade was created to bring people together to celebrate the human spirit, to encourage creative participation and to show our care for Mother Earth.