GEORGE TOWN, Jun 21 – Penang Fun Experiences with Despicable Me 3 will be making its way to Penang on 22 June to 3 September 2017 at Padang Dataran Pemuda Merdeka, Butterworth. Presented by the Penang State Government for the public in conjunction with Hari Raya and Merdeka celebration.
The place will be open from noon to 10pm on weekdays and from 10am to 10pm on weekends until Sept 3. Besides that, patrons will also be able to play in a pop-up playground, which would feature a 32-feet giant Minion made from flowers and also a smaller 15-foot Minion character.
Later on, a 4,600-feet “Despicable Me3” dome will greet visitors for an unforgettable selfie and “wefie” chance with the Minion characters. If you have not watched the first two Minion movies, don’t fret. An outdoor cinema will be set up to screen “Despicable Me” and “Despicable Me 2” from June 23 to 29.
The entire event is organised by JWL Resources Asia Sdn Bhd, the Penang government, Seberang Perai Municipal Council and Penang Global Tourism. The event is funded by the state government at a cost of RM900,000. For more information, visit facebook.com/penangglobal.tourism or contact +604 264 3456. — PN