KUCHING: Ardent fans of the 12th annual Rainforest World Music Festival at the Sarawak Cultural Village near here can expect greater comfort and new experiences.
A brand new main and secondary stage has been added so that fans will have a bigger space to move around to enjoy the music in the main performing area.
The timber walkway has also been replaced for the safety of concert-goers, all part of the RM5.8mil upgrading exercise for the village.
“Although the crowd capacity has been increased to 10,000 a night, we are capping it at 8,000,’’ Sarawak Tourism Board chief executive officer Gracie Geikie told reporters at Bangunan Baitulmakmur in Petra Jaya yesterday.
She had earlier briefed state Urban Development and Tourism Minister Datuk Michael Manyin on the final preparations for the popular festival, which kicks off on July 10.
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