Experience two nights of global music and culture. The Penang World Music Festival returns on the 11th & 12th of April 2015. This time at the iconic Esplanade in George Town, Penang.

Enjoy stellar performances by international musicians from Spain, Germany, South Africa, India and more. Listen to musical stories from the four corners of the world. Marvel at the fusion of historic and contemporary, right in our UNESCO Heritage City.

Enrich your musical experience with workshops by our invited artists. Explore their experience, sate your curiosity and learn musical technique. There’s something for everyone at the PWMF2015 !

Step into a part of history, as the PWMF2015 workshop sessions invite you within the imposing Fort Cornwallis. Built a century ago to protect the beach front from invasion, it’s now a window into our storied past. And the perfect venue for an event that brings together people from around the world in a celebration of our common humanity.

Sample world famous Penang delicacies, and take home CDs and souvenirs on sale at our festival grounds.

Email us at info@visitpenang.gov.my or call +604-6505136 for more information. Come be a part of The Penang World Music Festival 2015.



Save on Early Bird tickets (available until 31st January 2015)

1 Day Pass RM60*

2 Day Pass RM 120*

Normal Price tickets after 31st January 2015

1 Day Pass RM80*

2 Day Pass RM140*

*not including processing fees

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New Venue

The Penang World Music Festival 2015 will be held at Padang Esplanade , Jalan Tun Syed Barakhbah, George Town, Penang. The venue is in the centre of George Town, in the vicinity of Fort Cornwallis, Penang City Hall and Penang Town Hall.

Click below for the map of Padang Esplanade:

Penang Esplanade