Penang comes alive during Chap Goh Meh celebration

Published on 9 Feb 2020 2:20:08 PM

There was an air of festivity and gaiety in Penang during the Chap Goh Meh celebration Saturday night.

According to legend, this celebration, commonly known as Chinese Valentine’s Day, which marks the 15th and last day of the Lunar New Year, used to be a day when single women went out at night in hopes of meeting their “Mr Right”.