When talk about the music fiesta, one of the must-not-be missed event will be the annual Rainforest World Music Festival. The festival has been awarded as one of the best 25 world music Festivals by Songlines for six consecutive years. With performers from different countries, the festival features a wide ranger of performances from traditional music, to the world fusion and comtemporary world music.
The Sarawak Regatta is an annual traditional longboat races that attracts thousands. The Regatta traces its origins to the era of James Brooke who instituted the use of boat races to settle conflict between tribes in Sarawak.