Eco-Month X MAPFest 2018

In conjunction with Eco Month, MAP Publika is having a month-long campaign, the MAPfest 2018 from 24th March to 22 April. Here is the first wave of this month-long event, just for you!

MAPFest 2018 is annual month-long campaigns that aim to raise awareness of the environmental issue among Malaysian through arts and culture showcase. Collaborating with many different organizations, this campaign is extensively showing the different perceptive on environmental issues, and health & wellness problems. The campaign will be starting on 24th of March which is also Earth Hour.

1) Publika Earth Hour 2018

Kicking off the campaign is Publika Earth Hour 2018; an evening full of cultural and musical dance number awaits you at level G2, the Square. There will also be special performances during the earth light off event happening from 8:30 to 9:30 pm.

Photo: Publika’s Facebook Page

2) Freestyle Circus

Here to spread some laughter, Freestyle Circus is all geared up with circus performances and trick. You will be amazed by the mind-blowing acts with acrobats, hula hoop, clown performance, Cyr wheel, juggling balance and many more. Don’t miss in on the fun.

Date: 24th March – 22nd April 2018 (Saturday & Sundays)
Venue: The Square
Time: 12pm, 2pm, 5pm, 7pm, & 8pm (30 mins each)

Photo: Eco-Month x MAPFest 2018’s Facebook Page

3) Just Be Market by Murfest

Murfest is a one-stop wellness market, selling new age healing therapy, traditional alternative treatments, wellness products, lifestyle services and food & beverages. The Just Be market is definitely a must visit to get you updated on the latest health trends and products. So stop by if you are interested.

Date: 24th – 25th March & 31st – 1st April 2018
Venue: The Square
Time: 10am – 6pm

Photo: Eco-Month x MAPFest 2018’s Facebook Page

4) Photography Exhibition by MNS Selangor Photogroup

In support of Eco-Month, MNS Selangor Photogroup is showcasing their photographs of the Landscapes, Wildlife, and Mother Earth from their seasoned photographers. You will be in awe seeing the images that portray the importance of nature conservation. Besides from the exhibition, talks, reviews, and knowledge sharing from the photographers will also be held, so join in on the exhibition.

Date: 24th March – 22nd April 2018
Venue: The Circle
Time: 10am – 10pm

Photo: Eco-Month x MAPFest 2018’s Facebook Page

5) Unplug and Unwind by SoulFit Malaysia

Unplug and Unwind is a yoga section to help reconnect with the people around you while leaving behind your electronic gadget. The section is open to both genders of all ages. There will be an administration fee for the yoga section and the proceeds will go to the Alzheimer’s Disease Foundation Malaysia (ADFM). So, gather your friends and family for some well-needed bonding time.

Date: 31st March 2018
Venue: Black Box
Time: 10am – 3pm

10.00am – 10.15am : Opening / Introductory session
10.15am – 11.00am: Yoga for the elderly – A yoga session for the
11.15am – 12.00pm : Belly dance
12.00pm – 12.45pm : Recharge & Reconnect by Digital Detox Movement
12.45pm – 1.00pm : Why Paleo Works? by Paleolicious
1.00pm – 1.15pm : Pre-/ Post-natal Yoga
2.00pm – 2.45pm : Zumba
2.45pm – 3.00pm : Prize giving / Closing session

The above information is acquired from the Eco-Month x MAPFest 2018’s Facebook page.

To purchase your ticket, please go to

Photo: Eco-Month x MAPFest 2018’s Facebook Page

6) Yoga for All by Under the Light Malaysia

Under the light studio is a renowned yoga studio and they are coming to Publika to give a free yoga section. The event is open to all from children to regular yoga goers. The administration is also free so just bring the whole family for a fitness weekend.

Date: 1st April 2018
Venue: Black Box
Time: 8.30am – 7.30pm

8.30 am – 9.30 am: Rise & Shine Gentle Yoga
10.00 am – 11.00 am: Family Yoga
12.00 pm – 1.00 pm: Perfect Your Pose! – Alignment Yoga
3.00 pm – 4.00 pm: Strala Yoga
5.00 pm – 6.00 pm: Hatha Yoga
6.30 pm – 7.30 pm: Sun Set Flow Yoga

The above information is acquired from the Eco-Month x MAPFest 2018’s Facebook page.

Photo: Eco-Month x MAPFest 2018’s Facebook Page

7) Green Market by EcoKnights

Over 30 vendors from social enterprise, green businesses and NGO are gathering to bring you the Green Market by EcoKnights. The Bazaar focuses on promoting sustainability-themed initiative around Malaysia by selling a wide range of green products. Support this event for a more sustainable living in Malaysia.

Date: 24th March – 1st April 2018
Venue: The Gallery
Time: 10am – 10pm

Photo: Eco-Month x MAPFest 2018’s Facebook Page

8) RUPA-RUPA ( NYA…) by Fergana Art

Fergana Art put the emphasis on Malaysian art in the modern and contemporary genre through various exhibition and projects. It is also a pioneering and a collaborative model with other institution on presenting visual art in the most cost-effective manner. 23 renowned and upcoming artists are going to showcase a reflection of Malaysia’s society and their aspiration for the future.

Date: 31st March – 22nd April 2018
Venue: White Box
Time: 11am – 7pm

Photo: Eco-Month x MAPFest 2018’s Facebook Page

This article focuses on the events of the campaign starting from the 24th of March to 1st of April. Make sure to look out for the second wave.

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