Trafalgar Square to host London’s first authentic ‘Malaysia Night’

On 24th September 2010 a free ‘Malaysia Night’ event is set to take place on Trafalgar Square. For one night only, Malaysia will take over the capital in the form of an authentic Malaysian Pasar Malam created by Malaysia Kitchen and designed to showcase the authentic and vibrant cuisine of Malaysia. The event will run from 3pm – 10pm.

From laksa and nasi goreng to satay and beef rendang, Malaysia Night at Trafalgar Square will offer Londoners a one-off opportunity to ex p erience the very best of Malaysian food. As many as 20 Malaysian restaurants including L’ail Olive and Makan Café will operate their own individual stalls showcasing their signature street food inspired dishes. Visitors will then be able to buy authentic Malaysian ingredients, including herbs, spices, pastes and sauces as well as traditional Malaysian cakes and teas, from stalls including Kuching Herbal, Wing Yip and more.

Other traditional Malaysian features will include tea and juice stalls and an opportunity for visitors to purchase traditional Malaysian arts and crafts. Visitors will also have the opportunity to enjoy both traditional and contemporary performances on our stage as well as viewing the vibrancy of this jewel of the East first hand at our Tourism Malaysia booth.