Coconuts Singapore’s absolutely utterly definitive guide to Neon Lights 2016

Hey there all you fluorescent adolescents! Wanna get totally lit at Neon Lights for free We've got several festival tickets up for grabs, brotendos Check out how you can score some passes for yourselves at the bottom of this article   So what exactly is Neon Lights It's not just a mere indie music festival where girls with flower garlands on their heads float around taking Snapchats — it's a...

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5 things to do in Yangon this weekend: October 21

Short film at Goethe Villa (Friday) Myanmar-born New Zealand filmmaker Yamin Tun presents her short WAIT The story follows a Chinese migrant family in New Zealand in the 1980s...

5 things to do in Yangon this weekend: October 21

5 things to do in Yangon this weekend: September 16

Myanmar street photography from Featured Collectives The people behind Featured Collectives, a platform for Myanmar street photography, host two exciting events this weekend to...

5 things to do in Yangon this weekend: September 16

5 things to do in Yangon this weekend: August 19

Sculpture from found objects at The Yangon Gallery (Friday) For years, local artist Nann Nann has picked up antique objects from around Myanmar, tweaking and transforming them...

5 things to do in Yangon this weekend: August 19

5 things to do in Yangon this weekend: August 12

Naga hour at various bars and restaurants (Friday) Drink for a very good cause this Friday at bars including Union, Gekko, Tin Tin Tin and Port Autonomy They are holding a...

5 things to do in Yangon this weekend: August 12

5 things to do in Yangon this weekend: August 5, 2016

Catch Filipino indie band Dragonfly Collector at Myanm/art on Friday Acoustic night at Myanm/art (Friday) Filipino folk band Dragonfly Collector play an intimate night at the...

5 things to do in Yangon this weekend: July 29

Opening of Q-Bar at Kandawgyi Palace Hotel (Saturday) Never turn your nose up at free drinks The booze (and canapes!) is free-flow from 6pm until 7:30pm at the opening of...

5 things to do in Yangon this weekend: July 29

5 things to do in Yangon this weekend: July 22

BMX day at Hledan Center (Saturday) BMX fans, this one’s for you Hledan Center is holding a day event celebrating the sport Featuring equipment sales, plus a mini BMX...

5 things to do in Yangon this weekend: July 22

5 things to do in Yangon this weekend: July 8

From Myanmar with Love at Goethe Institut (Saturday and Sunday) Young Greek photographer Marlo Verli exhibits the photo project ‘From Myanmar with Love', a visual exploration...

5 things to do in Yangon this weekend: July 8

5 things to do in Yangon this weekend (last days before Water Festival 2016!)

Most places will be closing down on or around April 11, so this is the last weekend to get social with it before the big Thingyan/Water Festival break Here are a few...

5 things to do in Yangon this weekend (last days before Water Festival 2016!)

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Each city in Myanmar has its own vibrant character. From the bustling, motorbike-clogged streets of Mandalay to the pretty riverfront life in Mawlamyine to the flamboyant artifice of Naypyidaw, learn more about Myanmar’s varied cities and how to enjoy them from Yangon Coconuts’ City Guides.