Festival Highlights:
What Not To Miss At YSDAF 2023

Festival Highlights:
What Not To Miss
At YSDAF 2023

The Kuala Lumpur Performing Arts Centre (klpac) is about to transform into a haven of artistic celebration during the highly anticipated Yayasan Sime Darby Arts Festival (YSDAF) 2023 finale weekend on 19th and 20th August 2023.

With a free admission tag, come one, come all to enjoy a giant buffet of 350+ arts activities. From the contemporary to the traditional, mainstream to the experimental, expect to feast on something different at every turn and every corner be it shows, hands-on workshops, art installations, film screenings and more.

We’re also bringing different communities under one roof and exploring the various issues related to environment, health, disabled persons and traditional arts, amongst others. Building on past efforts towards diversity and inclusivity, we aspire to make the festival more inclusive and welcoming to all.

Key Details

Date: 19th & 20th August 2023 (Saturday & Sunday)


Day Festival: 11.00am – 8.00pm

Outdoor Bands Concert: 5.00pm till late

Indoor Gala Night Concert
(Unforgettable: Lagenda Malaysia): 8.30pm – 10.00pm

Venue: The Kuala Lumpur Performing Arts Centre (klpac), Sentul Park, Jalan Strachan (Off Jalan Ipoh), 51100 KL.

Admission: Free Entry (non-ticketed except Gala Night)


Visual Arts


So there you have it! From music, to arts, theatre, dance, workshops, exhibitions and more, we hope you get a good idea of how exciting the festival will be! Don't forget to mark your calendar for the festival finale on the 19th and 20th August 2023.

View full Festival Lineup here, Festival Schedule here and Festival Guide here.
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