A unique showcase of Borneo’s culture and heritage

22.7.2019

THE 2019 Borneo Festival in KL was held at Sunway Velocity Mall from July 17 to 21, 2019. Showcasing Borneo’s diverse culture to mall visitors, like a...

Organised by Sunway Velocity Mall and Borneo Street KL, the five-day event featured indigenous vendors situated amongst a giant atrium with larger-than-life bird cages, colourful handicrafts, lush greens and wood carvings - all reminiscent of a rainforest.

“If we can’t fly everyone to Borneo, then we shall bring Borneo to everyone! It is our way to show the public that they can always count on Sunway Velocity Mall to deliver the best experiential events that would elevate, not only their shopping experience, but their daily lives as well. On top of that, this is also our effort to showcase the beauty of Borneo in order to boost tourism in Malaysia.”

For the Borneo Blowpipe Charity Challenge that was initiated by Sunway Velocity Mall, participants were given a chance to take aim at a wooden target with their blowpipes. For every target that was hit, Sunway Velocity Mall donated RM100 to the Penan Empowerment Networking Association (PENA).

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