Monday, March 30, 2009

Interesting events at Pesta Kalimaran

Kota Kinabalu: A string of interesting events including unorthodox rewards in the forms of ox and goats for winners have been lined up for this year's Pesta Kalimaran on April 3-5 at the Murut Cultural Centre in Tenom, according to the Sabah Cultural Board.

Chief Minister Datuk Musa Aman will launch the celebration on April 4 at 10am, as he has done over the past couple of years.

But a full day of exhibitive and drawing activities will start almost at the crack of dawn on April 3, the highlight being a preliminary Kalimaran beauty contest at 2pm.

Exhibition on agricultural products and their sales will start on day one at 7.30am, featuring both government and non-government agencies and their respective booths.

A central component of the exhibition will be the best of Murut handicrafts, including live handicraft making demonstrations and of course, sales.

For culture buffs who are attracted to diversity, Murut sub-ethnic groups will be out to showcase their cultural variations through exhibitions of their own, till 10pm.

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