7 Things to do in the Klang Valley this weekend: 8 & 9 July 2023

Cheers to the weekend


By Aina Nur Sarah

7 Things to do in the Klang Valley this weekend: 8 & 9 July 2023

The weekend fun is just getting started, and this week’s roundup an interesting one. From a food workshop that might kickstart a healthy journey to jazzy tunes playing all night long, here are seven things you can do this weekend:




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When: 8 July 2023

Where: Kedai Coklat SS2

Indulge in the sweetest event and get to know Malaysian cocoa a little better in celebration of World Chocolate Day! Local chocolatiers will be sharing their insights and expertise on the local chocolate scene. There will also be a chocolate tasting booth that allows you to discover and taste the variety of Malaysia-origin chocolate. 

For more information, visit the website. 



Where: American Tourister outlets nationwide

Reignite your wanderlust with American Tourister’s new luggage collection that boasts functionality and a wide range of bright colourways—allowing users to ‘Find Fun Everywhere’ as they travel and indulge in spontaneous trips around the world. Launched at a vibrant event in Rollerwa+ Lalaport Bukit Bintang City Centre recently, the campaign highlights the brand’s spirit of adventure and fun, while representing its commitment to creating impactful travel experiences for its customers.

“American Tourister has always been committed to creating innovative travel solutions that blend style, functionality, and durability. We understand that travel is not just about reaching a destination; it’s about the experiences we gather along the way. And that’s precisely what ‘Find Fun Everywhere’ is all about—discovering joy, creating memories, and embracing every moment of your journey,” said Ambert Khoo, General Manager of Samsonite Sdn Bhd.

The on-ground event saw lively dance performances and fun activities that brought to life the exhilaration and energetic freedom that travel offers—mirroring the campaign’s call to embrace spontaneity and create memorable moments, wherever the journey takes you. With four distinctive series—Frontec, Curio, Maxivo and Squasem—plus a variety of colours to choose from, the collection offers something for every traveller as they embark on the Greatest Trip of All Time.

Browse the collection and unique features in the gallery above or learn more about the collection here.


3. Jazz it up at Jaotim with an impressive lineup of performances


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When: 8 & 9 July 2023

Where: Jaotim KL 

With multiple performances on its roster, enjoy its jazzy tunes and unwind at Jaotim this weekend. Known as one of KL’s top jazz bars, Jaotim KL has two shows lined up for you—the Yagi Jazz Jam session on 8 July, and The Jazz Missionaries and Songs of Genshin Impact on 9 July.

Follow @jaotimkl for more updates and ticketing info. 


4. Learn how to make your own tempeh at an immersive Tempeh Workshop



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When: 8 July 2023

Where: LostxFound Cafe

Price: RM180 per pax 

Discover the art of tempeh making and learn more about this delicious protein at this hands-on workshop. The experience will not only give you ample information about this nutritious dish, but it might just be the start of your healthy journey. 

Reserve your spot here


5. Explore the Tukar Tangan Preloved Market at Atria Shopping Gallery

When: 8 – 9 July 2023

Where: Atria Shopping Gallery (Ground Level)

Extend the life cycle of a garment and thrift an outfit or two at Tukar Tangan Preloved Market. Everything sold will be under RM50, so you’re bound to get a good deal! 

Follow @tukartanganmy for more updates. 


6. Vibe out at the all-female acoustic picnic


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Where: Rimbar KL

When: 8 July 2023, 8pm to 12am

Price: RM60 + a free drink (pre-sale)

Celebrate women empowerment with the talented ladies at Nikka Events’ Acoustic Picnic. The live music show features an all-female act that includes Amrita Soon, Alex Tarmizi, Dany Wan, Tasha Basir, Leesya Rahman, Oren, and DJ Risa Yu.

Get your tickets here


7. Immerse in the reimagining of the classic, Romeo and Juliet

Where: Pentas 2, KLPAC 

When: 8 July 2023, 8pm & 9 July 2023, 3pm

Wherefore Art Thou, Juliet? is a KLPAC production that takes on the classic with a local twist. The play tells a tale of a young man who is on a journey of discovery in a bizarre new world. What he needs most? Answers that may set him free from his predicament. 

Get your tickets here

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