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July 13 - 15, 2018

Grab A Ride To The RAINFOREST FESTIVAL With GRAB

KUCHING, Thursday – Grab is the official transport provider for this year’s 2017 20th Rainforest World Music Festival’s international and local performers and media. Aside from transporting the performers and media to and from the festival or preview grounds, Grab will also be offering a promotion on rides to and from the Festival venue ...

WELSH MUSIC At RAINFOREST FESTIVAL

KUCHING, Thursday – Audience at the Rainforest World Music Festival will be able to sample Welsh music which will be staged on the weekend on July 14 to 16. Welsh musician and legend, Huw Williams, as well as ‘Cool Cymru’ ambassadors Calan will be performing alongside popular international musicians at the ...

RAINFOREST FESTIVAL STRENGTHENS ITS REDUCTION OF CARBON FOOTPRINT

KUCHING, Saturday – The Rainforest World Music Festival has taken steps to further reduce its carbon footprint this year. The Festival, celebrating its 20th anniversary aims to increase its environmental sustainability, contributing to not only the preservation of culture and art, but also in the preservation of Mother Earth. “The Festival is ...

Rainforest Festival To Feature Tai-Chi Sessions

KUCHING, Wednesday - The Rainforest World Music Festival will be holding Tai-Chi sessions as a part of its wellness programme. The sessions will be hosted by the Sarawak Shenlong Tai-Chi Chuan Society and led by one of the Society’s instructors, Lai Cho Sin. Focusing on the Tai-Chi Chuan method, Tai-Chi is a ...

gaiadiscovery.com | RWMF 2017: High-energy Abavuki and Kelele Bands from South Africa

Singapore, 5.6.17. South African bands Abavuki and Kelele will be performing at the Rainforest World Music Festival (RWMF) on July 14 to 16 this year at the Sarawak Cultural Village. This year will be the 20th edition of the Rainforest World Music Festival since its humble beginnings in 1998 in Kuching, ...

CAPOEIRA, YOGA and MEDITATION: RWMF Taking On Wellness

KUCHING, Saturday – The 20th edition of the Rainforest World Music Festival will feature a Wellness Programme in the form of workshop sessions during the three-day weekend festival. The programme features activities like the “Capoeira” a Brazilian martial arts-dance, traditional yoga as well as unique meditation techniques. With a full schedule covering ...

Pustaka Bookaroo At RWMF2017

KUCHING, Thursday – Bookaroo will be at the Rainforest World Music Festival this year, with interactive sessions for children aged seven to 12 over the course of the three-day festival. The sessions will include storytelling and reading as well as arts and crafts sessions, all thematically centred on cultural and traditional ...

Culture Club Kuching Is RWMF Diamond Sponsor

KUCHING, Friday – The Sarawak Tourism Board today proudly announce that Culture Club Kuching as its Diamond Sponsorship for the Rainforest World Music Festival 2017. “We are delighted to be able to partner with  STB  for this years’ festival as this is in line with our aspirations of preservation of traditional ...

South African Bands To Shake Things Up At Rainforest Festival

KUCHING, Saturday – South African bands Abavuki and Kelele will be performing at the Rainforest World Music Festival (RWMF) on July 14 to 16 at the Sarawak Cultural Village. Abavuki, which means ‘Wake up, early birds!’ in the Xhosa language, provides energetic and multi-instrumental performances which mix traditional rhythms of the ...

Sarawak Tourism Awarded For Travel Marketing Excellence

KUCHING, Thursday - The Hospitality Sales & Marketing Association International (HSMAI) has honoured Sarawak Tourism with a Silver Adrian Award for Travel Marketing Excellence in Public Relations. The Adrian Awards claims to be the “largest and most prestigious global travel marketing competition”. Sarawak Tourism, which promotes and markets Sarawak as a ...

Rainforest World Music Festival offers special RM88.80 for its 20th Anniversary

KUCHING, Friday – The Rainforest World Music Festival today launched its special RM88.80 entrance tickets in commemoration with its 20th anniversary celebrations. Limited tickets will be put on sale and is only available online at http://rwmf.net/tickets/ “It’s a show of gratitude to our festival attendees, who come year after year with their ...

Rainforest World Music Festival 20th Anniversary Special Promotion

KUCHING, Monday – In celebration of the Rainforest World Music Festival’s 20th anniversary, Festival tickets will be sold at 20% off early bird prices, with the promotion starting on January 20. The promotion is for a limited time only while stocks last, with 1,500 daily tickets up for grabs. The discount is ...

Rainforest World Music Festival Presented At World Music Festival @ Taiwan

KUCHING, Wednesday – Rainforest World Music Festival (RWMF) was featured at the recent 2016 World Music [email protected] which was held for three days from October 21-23, 2016 at Dajia Riverside Park, Taipei. Angelina Bateman, Director of Events & Corporate Relations and the Project Director of RWMF was invited to present a ...

20th Rainforest World Music Festival Comes To WOMEX 2016

SANTIAGO DE COMPOSTELA, SPAIN, Thursday - Sarawak Tourism Board (STB) is presenting the 20th installment of its annual event, the Rainforest World Music Festival (RWMF) in World Music Expo (WOMEX) in Santiago de Compostela, Spain from October 20-23. The RWMF will be celebrating its 20th edition next year at the Sarawak ...

Rainforest World Music Festival A Shining Example On World Stage

Kuching, Tuesday – Sarawak Tourism Board’s Rainforest World Music Festival (RWMF) took centre stage at the Asian MICE Forum (AMF) in Taipei earlier this September, where the event was presented in the forum as a leading international music event in Asia. The RWMF was presented by Ms. Mary Wan Mering, acting ...