7 Things to do this weekend in the Klang Valley: 19 & 20 February

7 Things to do this weekend in the Klang Valley: 19 & 20 February

That weekend feeling

Text: Genie Leong

Relax and unwind after a busy week. Whether you prefer to relax in comfortable silence or engage in meaningful interactions, the BURO Weekend Guide has a few ideas for a good time

1) Make up for missing Valentine's Day at Phil’s Pizza

When: 19 February 2022 | 11am – 10pm

Where: RexKL, City Centre

Missed Valentine’s Day because you couldn’t make dinner reservations in time? If you’re searching for something to get you back into your sweetheart’s good books, or you feel like every opportunity to celebrate love is not to be missed, hit up Phil’s Pizza at RexKL this Saturday for a one-of-a-kind, pizza-riffic event. Cosy up to your special someone or gather a few friends together for a classic romcom screening and—get this—heart-shaped pizza! Complete your belated Valentine’s feast with sides and beverages from The Background to chow down in the name of love.

Click here to place your orders and book a slot.

2) View the ‘Garden of the Mind’ exhibition at The Back Room KL

When: 11 February till 6 March 2022 | Wednesday to Sunday, 12pm – 6pm

Where: The Back Room, The Zhongshan Building, Kampung Attap

The Back Room’s first new exhibition of the year, ‘Garden of the Mind’ is artist Chong Yi Lin’s second solo exhibition consisting of paintings, textile art, and drawings made during the artist’s residency at Rimbun-Dahan in 2021. Chong has combined forms from nature and her own sentiments to produce an experience that is nostalgic and thought-provoking, albeit serene.

For more info on the exhibition, click here.

3) Check out the local artisanal produce at this weekend's edition of Tiffin at the Yard

When: 19 and 20 February 2022 | 10am – 5pm

Where: Tiffin At The Yard, Sentul Depot

When it comes to a good weekend experience combined with satisfying food, Tiffin at the Yard always delivers. Likewise, you won't want to miss this week's stellar lineup of local makers. Treat yourself to Ijo's matcha beverages; more matcha and kombucha by Brotani Ventures; fig jam by Mutiara Figs; honey smoked salmon by Figo Deli; and so much more. Grab your friends and head down for some delectable bites—good food is the way to the heart, after all.

To know more about the vendors and activities at Tiffin, click here.

4) Stay up to date with what’s going on at London Fashion Week

It’s the fashionista’s favourite time of year—following the wrap-up of New York Fashion Week, London Fashion Week is upon us. From 18 to 22 February, the latest collections from the world of high fashion will be put on display in the iconic city. Having built a reputation for showcasing experimental fashion and emerging designers, stay updated with the runway shows as well as celebrities and models who will be in attendance. Not in London? No worries! BURO has you covered—these are the names to watch and noteworthy moments of London Fashion Week.

ICYMI, click here for our round-up of New York Fashion Week.

5) Shop local at The Messy Club’s ‘Love Potion Bazaar’ at Kedai KL

When: 19 and 20 February 2022, 10am-8pm

Where: Kedai KL, Mahsa Avenue

The Messy Club and Kedai KL are collaborating once again to bring you another mega bazaar filled with all your favourite local small businesses. In celebration of the month of love, this weekend's Valentine's themed ‘Love Potion Bazaar’ will feature multiple vendors curating a wide selection of purchasable items, from vintage and preloved clothing to handmade accessories, food and beverages, and adorable homeware. There will also be workshops and art exhibitions held in some of Kedai’s stores, so you can spend the day in the company of friendly local creatives.

6) Browse through the ‘Growth’ exhibition at KL City Art Gallery

When: 15 till 28 February 2022 | 11am – 6pm

Where: KL City Art Gallery, Wisma YPR

Looking to low-key relax this weekend? Visit KL City Art Gallery's ongoing art exhibition, where the spotlight is on artist Meriam Omar’s artwork. Primarily depicting the Jelapang rice fields in Kedah, Omar’s solo debut exhibition offers visitors a tranquil escape from the city, within the city. Created through years of hard work, Omar successfully reproduces the organic spirit of padi (rice) and its symbolism to Kedah in her art—perfect for a quick escape.

For more info on the exhibition, click here.

7) Join BURO’s Month of Love Giveaway for the chance to win a 5-star hotel stay

Does going on an island getaway with your special someone sound like a lovely idea? Join BURO’s Month of Love Giveaway to stand the chance to win an exclusive one-night stay at The Westin Langkawi Resort and Spa or The St. Regis Langkawi, inclusive of breakfast for two. Both resorts are surrounded by blue seas and dazzling shores, providing you and your beau with much-need one-on-one time away from the city's hustle and bustle. Note that this giveaway ends on 27 February 2022, 11.59pm; winners will be chosen at random and announced on 2 March 2022.

Click here to join the giveaway—you might be one of our lucky winners.

Find more things to do in our previous BURO Weekend Guides