Out with June and in with July, we have officially entered the second half of 2017!
Get ready to have loads of fun in July as many artistes will be making their way to Southeast Asia this month, from K-pop star G-Dragon to Bollywood queen Kareena Kapoor and many more!
1. Penang Anime Matsuri in Malaysia (1 and 2 July 2017)
Returning for its third edition, the all-day anime Summer Wonderland will feature some of the biggest anime pop stars from Japan including May’n, DJ Kazu, kradness, and nano among others, and let’s not forget the superstar cosplayers from all across Asia like Angie, Baozi & Hana, Shine and more.
Venue: SPICE Arena, Penang
2. Kareena Kapoor in Malaysia (7 July 2017)
Bollywood superstar Kareena Kapoor Khan will be in Malaysia to launch the largest juice store in Malaysia, JUICECO.
Venue: Juiceco Malaysia, Bangsar
3. Super Pop Con in Philippines (7 July 2017)
Five of today’s hottest boy bands from South Korea; VIXX, B1A4, B.A.P, BTOB, and Pentagon are all joining forces for Super Pop Con (short for Super Pop Concert), a K-Pop music festival organised by All Access Production, Kirin, and Lumos E&M.
Venue: Mall of Asia Arena, Manila
4. G-Dragon in Thailand (7 and 8 July 2017)
Big Bang’s leader G-Dragon will be heading to his second Southeast Asia stop in Thailand for his large-scale second world tour, “G-Dragon 2017 World Tour: Act III, M.O.T.T.E”.
Venue: Impact Arena, Bangkok
5. Comedy Central Stand-Up, Asia! In Malaysia (13 and 14 July 2017)
The second season of “Comedy Central Stand-Up, Asia!” will present from a line-up of 16 of the hottest, funniest and boldest Asian comedians from around the world including Imran Yusuf (UK), Paul Ogata (US), Eliot Chang (US), Papa CJ (India), Alex Calleja (Philippines), Jason Leong (Malaysia), and Sharul Channa (Singapore).
Venue: HGH Convention Centre, Kuala Lumpur
6. Harry Potter Film Concert in Malaysia (15 and 16 July 2017)
Relive the extraordinary story of friendship, magic and adventures from one of the most beloved film franchises in history via Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone in Concert as it features the live symphony orchestra performing by the Selangor Symphony Orchestra.
Venue: Plenary Hall, Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre
7. Triple H at K Fun Stage in Malaysia (15 July 2017)
South Korean singer HyunA will be coming to Malaysia again, bringing along her newly formed dance-pop group Triple H, consisting of Pentagon members Hui and E’Dawn, for a mini K-pop music festival called, K Fun Stage.
Venue: Surf Beach Sunway Lagoon, Kuala Lumpur
8. Shane Filan in Vietnam (16 July 2017)
Former member and frontman of Irish boy band Westlife, Shane Filan will be kicking off his second world tour in Vietnam, to support his third album “Love Always”.
Venue: Lan Anh Stadium, Ho Chi Minh City
9. The xx in Singapore (25 July 2017)
One of the biggest indie pop acts around, The xx will be making their third appearance in Singapore along with special guest, cutting-edge electronic and R&B musician, Sampha.
Venue: Singapore Indoor Stadium
10. VIXX fan meeting in Malaysia (27 July 2017)
Thanks to the Southeast Asian Starlights, VIXX is making their way to Kuala Lumpur to meet and interact with their fans.
Venue: KL Live, Kuala Lumpur
11. Silento in Electric Run Malaysia (29 July 2017)
Get ready to whip and nae nae this July as American rapper Silento will be bringing earworm tune “Watch Me (Whip/Nae Nae)” to Malaysia’s Electric Run 2017.
Venue: Anjung Floria, Precinct 4, Putrajaya
For more upcoming events throughout the year, do check out our Events Calendar!