International Events & Activities

Forest City is located at the border between Singapore and Malaysia, and one of its outstanding features is its proximity to Singapore and excellent transportation connections between the two locations. The development project is just a short distance away from the Second Link, making travel between the two locations fast and convenient.

The area is an important commercial and cultural center in Southeast Asia, with a rich and diverse history and culture. Here, people can enjoy beautiful green landscapes, breathe fresh air, and experience the rich and varied cultural activities of Singapore and Malaysia. Forest City is a vibrant and lively city worth exploring and discovering.

The location is a hub for international events, which brings in a lot of people and tourist spending to Malaysia and Singapore. This provides investors with various investment opportunities, such as setting up temporary booths, providing travel services, or hosting parties related to the events. In addition, since these events attract people from all over the world, local accommodation, dining, transportation, and other industries also have the opportunity to thrive. If you are looking for investment opportunities, exploring business opportunities in these international events is definitely a good choice.

Malaysia and Singapore host many grand international events, including the Penang Hot Air Balloon Fiesta, Le Tour de Langkawi, Lumut International Boat Show, Pasir Gudang World Kite Festival, Global Drone Conference, The Great Malaysia Marathon Johor Series, Terengganu Traditional Lamps Carnival, and more.

In addition, there are some major large-scale international events in Singapore, such as the F1 Grand Prix, which attract a large number of spectators and participants.

The Great Malaysia Marathon Johor Series

Location: Forest City, Johor, Malaysia
The Great Malaysia Marathon Johor Series is a running competition held throughout Malaysia. The goal is to expand the demand to other states in Malaysia and bring together Malaysians of different races, ages, and religions to showcase their uniqueness.

Penang Hot Air Balloon Fiesta

Location: Polo Ground, Penang, Malaysia
This is the only hot air balloon festival on the island of Malaysia, providing a unique experience! During the two-day festival, you can see 15 hot air balloon works from international and local artists. There are also family-friendly activities and creative workshops on site, allowing both adults and children to enjoy this special event.

Le Tour de Langkawi

Location: Around Malaysia
Le Tour de Langkawi (LTdL) is a multi-stage race considered the most prestigious in Asia. It was first held in 1996 and was the brainchild of former Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad. The race has helped Malaysia establish itself in the world of sports and tourism. Today, it has grown to become the largest cycling race in Malaysia and the biggest in Asia.

Lumut International Boat Show

Location: Marina Island, Lumut, Perak
The International Boat Show will become the leader of the leisure yacht industry in the Asia-Pacific region. This is Malaysia’s most comprehensive yacht exhibition and has written the history of the yacht industry chain.

Pasir Gudang World Kite Festival

Location: Bukit Layang-Layang, Pasir Gudang, Johor
Located 58 kilometers or a 53-minute drive from Forest City, this annual festival offers a chance to see kites of all shapes and sizes soaring in the sky. Visitors can also enjoy kite painting demonstrations, food markets, and other entertaining activities that should not be missed!

Global Drone Conference

Location: Malaysia International Trade and Exhibition Centre (MITEC), Kuala Lumpur
The Global Drone Conference (GDC2020) held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia is an international conference aimed at providing strategies for businesses and government agencies to make more effective use of drones. The conference was held in 2020 and is located in Kuala Lumpur, which is known as the heart of Asia. It is 345 kilometers away from Forest City and requires a 4-hour drive.

Karnival Pelita Raya Terengganu

Location: Kampung Alor Limbat, Marang, Terengganu
During the month of Ramadan, traditional lantern festivals and other activities are held in various regions to celebrate. One traditional practice is to decorate courtyards with unique oil lamps, which is especially common in rural areas of Terengganu. Decorations include replicas of monuments and various shapes, from lanterns, wreaths, animals to buildings, and so on. The natural scenery and cultural landscape complement each other. In addition to decorations, local residents also hold various traditional activities, such as traditional dances, music performances, and games, to make the festive atmosphere even more lively.

Singapore F1 Grand Prix

Location: Marina Bay Street Circuit, Singapore
Located 50.8 kilometers or a 54-minute drive from Forest City, the Singapore F1 Grand Prix is an annual F1 night race event. Since 2008, race fans from around the world have gathered here to witness the exciting race in September. The event lasts for three days, with different activities and performances each day, including car shows, concerts, parties, and light shows.
In addition to watching the latest high-tech cars racing on the track, another highlight of this night race event is the Singapore Night Light Show. This light show is created by combining multiple high-tech projection techniques and lighting effects, allowing you to enjoy stunning colorful light and shadow effects at night. Moreover, photography enthusiasts will not want to miss this excellent photo opportunity.


International events held in the vicinity of Parkview Forest City offer numerous investment opportunities. In addition to setting up temporary booths, providing travel services or hosting event-related parties during the event, it is possible to tap into a wider market by establishing partnerships with companies participating in international events. In addition, international events usually attract a large number of visitors and media attention, so participating in international events is also a good opportunity to publicize your corporate brand. Last but not least, participation in international events is also a valuable way to expand your network and meet business partners and investors from all over the world.

Malaysia and Singapore offer many opportunities for visitors to explore and experience different cultures and traditions. From the Penang Hot Air Balloon Fiesta to the World Kite Festival in Gudang, Brazil, there is something for everyone. The Redoubt International Boat Show and the Global Drone Conference showcase the latest technology, while the Terengganu Heritage Lantern Festival celebrates traditional lanterns in a festive atmosphere. The Tour de Langkawi Bike Race and the Malaysia Johor International Marathon Championships provided opportunities to challenge yourself in beautiful surroundings. Overall, these international events provide a wealth of investment, networking and promotional opportunities.

The Malaysia Johor International Marathon is an annual marathon race held in Forest City and has been held in Johor Baru, Johor, Malaysia since 1994. The marathon attracts elite runners and amateur runners from all over the world who come to compete and experience the unique beauty of Johor Bahru’s Forest City.