This day commemorates Malaysia's 63rd year of independence or 'Merdeka' in Malay Language. See the open air concert on the eve of Merdeka day on 30 August. The colourful parade will be held on the morning of the Merdeka Day. The Merdeka day celebration is held in every major city in Malaysia.
The star-studded Musicians for Musicians Benefit Concert 2020 - labelled “A Concert to Heal” - is in aid of musicians engulfed in misery. The eight-hour concert on 15 March 2020 begins 3pm at the Mines International Exhibition & Convention Centre.