Arthur’s Day – How To Get Your Tickets or Passes

Arthur’s Day™ 2013 proudly introduces: Five for Fighting, All American Rejects and The Wanted!

These music icons are set to take centre stage this Arthur’s Day™ with three, 75 minutes ‘live’ performances respectively; giving fans 3 international music concerts rolled into one remarkable celebration – Arthur’s Day™ 2013.

How to get Arthur’s Day tickets or passes? Here’s a complete guide for you Arthur’s Day fans out there, just so you can be sure to get your hands on some tickets and be part of what’s set to be the most epic Arthur’s Day celebration yet!

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Justin Lo at Guinness Arthur’s Day KL @ Sunway Giza and The Laundry, Damansara

On 28th September 2012, Guinness Arthur’s Day 2012 Kuala Lumpur proved to be a unique one with 3 music events took place simultaneously, namely at Beer Factory at Sunway Giza, Laundry Bar at The Curve, and SOULed Out at Sri Hartamas.

Earlier in the evening, I was at Laundry Bar, The Curve for some local acts performance.

SonaOne kickstarted the gig at Laundry Bar. SonaOne has emerged as the winner for the Arthur’s Day Talent Search and would be opening for Creed at Arthur’s Day Indonesia!

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Guinness Arthur’s Day 2012 Launch @ Studio Lounge, Tropicana City Mall, Petaling Jaya

The Guinness Arthur’s Day 2012, a celebration of the remarkable leagcy of Arthur Guinness is here again!

Themed “A celebration Made of More”, which is inspired by Arthur Guinness’ bold legacies, GUINNESS® fans and music lovers this year will have 3 unique music events that will take place simultaneously, citywide on 28th September 2012.

The month-long celebration is launched and officiated at the Studio Lounge at Tropicana City Mall, Petaling Jaya.

I first saw the Guinness Lounge during the St. Patrick’s Day 2012 at Changkat Bukit Bintang, now they have a mobile Guinness Lounge and it’s right in front of Studio Lounge!

mobile Guinness Lounge at Studio Lounge
*The brand ambassadors with the mobile Guinness Lounge – taken from Guinness MY Facebook*

“the headline acts this year also epitomizes Arthur’s bold character. We have selected some of the biggest global Asian music icons in the region to be part of the Arthur’s Day music events this year.”, said Swee Leng, the Marketing Director of G.A.B.


*The crowd from above*

We have witnessed local acts of Mizz Nina, the Kartel Group which includes Joe Flizzow, DJ Skeletor, rock duo Soler from Macau, Dandee from Thailand, and Take-T from Japan performing at the Arthur’s Day 2011, headlined by Taio Cruz.

This year’s Arthur’s Day celebration, to name a few, we have globally renowned Asian music superstar Justin Lo from Hong Kong, Nidji from Indonesia, and our very own Malaysian Jazz & R&B superstar, Ning Baizura.

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St Patrick’s Day @ Changkat Bukit Bintang

St. Patrick’s Day, an Irish celebration occurring on 17th March every year is celebrated around the world and it’s the second year in Malaysia that Guinness has taken it to the street at Changkat Bukit Bintang..

With a staggering 435,456 people joining the campaign around the world in the spirit of friendliness, GWR has confirmed two new Guinness World Records have been set, making St Patrick’s Day officially the world’s ‘Friendliest Day of the Year’..

To verify that the 17th March 2012 was officially ‘The Friendliest Day of the Year’, GWR has spent the past 12 hours painstakingly counting the number of online pledges and the number of people who attended the St Patrick’s celebrations around the world for two GWR titles – the Most pledges received for a campaign and the Largest St Patrick’s Day celebration worldwide..

I’ve missed the 2011 street festival so I thought I should join them last Saturday..Fortunately I didn’t miss out a lot because they have the Arthur’s Lounge and Comedy Club KL this year!

Yours truly in a green-ish themed shirt to go with St Paddy’s Day theme..

Jason in his black to go along with Guinness..

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Global Guinness League of Excellence Award and GAB Brewery Tour

If you have noticed, more youngsters nowadays drink Guinness Draught at Irish pubs and bars..

I guess it’s that good and it wouldn’t be surprising because Guinness Malaysia has won the coveted Global Guinness League of Excellence Award (GLoE) for the 4th consecutive time in a row for brewing the best Guinness in the world!

Congratulations and thank you for the hardwork and effort to bring the best of Guinness to my fellow Guinness drinkers and I! :D

Guinness Malaysia had won the award in close competition involving 50 international breweries, including the top breweries in the America, Asia Pacific, and Africa, for consistently delivering great looking, great tasting Guinness every time, everywhere..


*GAB Brewery at Sungei Way, PJ*

Brought Daphne along and we were introduced and explained on the key ingredients and steps being used to brew a good quality of Guinness..

Key ingredients included roasted and malted barley which provides the foundation for the flavour of the beer, finest female hops, purity and softness of water is prized, and the famous Guinness Yeast descended down from Arthur Guinness’s time..

Then we were treated with a brewery tour to have a look on their packaging, from preparing the bottles in line to filling up the bottles with beer and putting them in carton stacks..

It’s was quite an interesting tour considering brewery tour is not something common like any bread factory for highschoolers..And too bad photo-taking was not allowed so yeah, everything has to be discreet :P


*Cans lining up*

It was really an eye-opener..Then we were taught how to serve a glass of Guinness Draught from the tap..

They actually showed us how to pour the perfect pint on few steps and even how to drink the pint of Guinness with confidence and pride!

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St Patrick’s Day @ Sid’s Pub, Damansara Heights [Non-Halal]

In conjunction with St Patrick’s Day, Sid’s Pub had the few of us over to their 4th branch outlet at Damansara Heights for a food review session, all thanks to G2, GAB, and of course Sid’s Pub..

Just a small group of Wilson, Peter, Daphne, and I, we were greeted by Frank, one of the person in-charge of Sid’s Pub..I’ve got to know Frank at the Bangsar South branch and he’s known to be pretty friendly and warm to his customers..

The new Sid’s Pub has been in operation since August 2010 and it’s around HERE in the Google Maps..

Without further ado, each one of us was served with a pint of Guinness to toast for St Patrick’s Day..

On a side note, Frank told us that GAB has notified them that Sid’s Pub is the highest selling restaurant/pub/bar for Guinness (on the tap) last year..

As you can see, the set up of the pub is pretty much the same like other Sid’s Pub outlets..The only difference is the arrangement of the tables and seats..

Let’s cut the crap and make way for the food, shall we?


*Blue Cheese Mushroom*

Our starter would be Blue Cheese Mushroom..

First time trying the blue cheese, I love it..I know it has lots of types and some people didn’t like the smell of blue cheese, the one served here is pretty good, IMHO..

The toast goes pretty well with the blue cheese..Dip the bread in the blue cheese with a bit of mushroom, it makes my tummy growling for a starter..

Nice cheesy Blue Cheese Mushroom at just RM14..

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