Tuesday, August 03, 2010

Festivals - Sarikei Pineapple Festival 2010 - Creative juices runneth over

Before the annual Sarikei Pineapple Festival (Pesta Nanas) stalls open on 4-8th Aug 2010, an impressive array of activities had already started a few days ago. The creativity in the activities added much buzz to downtown Sarikei. Put on your seat belt and here we go!

(All photos by Lu Huong Chin)


 Sarikei Pineapple Festival 2010 - Pineapple food contest
Find the small decorative pineapple.


 Sarikei Pineapple Festival 2010 - Pineapple food contest.
One of the popular annual competitions.
Too nice to be eaten. 
 
 Sarikei Pineapple Festival 2010 - Plus sized beauty pageant
Big is beautiful.


  Sarikei Pineapple Festival 2010 - Plus sized beauty pageant
And the winners were ...
Cupped mouth in surprise. Covered face with tears of joy.
 


Sarikei Pineapple Festival 2010 - Street Soccer at Nyelong Road
MP Ding's opening kick.


Sarikei Pineapple Festival 2010 - Street Soccer at Nyelong Road
Who said that there's no life after the World Cup?
Hey, why are you shooting at your own goal? 

Sarikei Pineapple Festival 2010 - JCI's Think Green Campaign
Green is in.

Sarikei Pineapple Festival 2010 - JCI's Think Green Campaign
Outside Nam Leong department store with its pineapple statue,
Jalan Masjid Lama


Sarikei Pineapple Festival 2010 - Singing contest.
Age is no barrier to crooning outside the shower. 

Sarikei Pineapple Festival 2010 - Singing contest.
Our own Lady Gaga and will.i.am

Sarikei Pineapple Festival 2010- colouring contest
Budding artists...


To be continued ...

2 comments:

Daniel Yiek said...

Titles of blog posts will be longer starting with this post - to make it more fun and attention grabbing vs a boring factual description.

The factual description will still remain for easy search.

Sarawakiana@2 said...

Sarikei sure knows how to hold a festival involving her people. looks like people had a great time...and very beneficial too...

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