Irau Aco Lun Bawang
31 May to 3 June
The 31st edition of the Lun Bawang Festival, or the Irau Aco Lun Bawang, at Dataran Bandar in Lawas, a small town in Northern Sarawak.
The festival venue is reachable from Kuching by a two hour and a half flight, or from Kota Kinabalu in Sabah by a 50 minute flight.
The event takes place in conjunction with the traditional Lun Bawang rice harvest festival and brings together the largest gathering of Lun Bawang communities in Sarawak.
The community celebrates their traditional culture, music and dances, as well as handicrafts and cuisine.
Attendees can eat the local delicacies, watch the cultural dances to the tune of the nguip suling or bamboo flute and participate in traditional and modern games and activities.
For more information, visit https://www.facebook.com/irauacolunbawang/