HISTORY CON® EXPANDS REGIONAL BRANDED EXPERIENCE TO MALAYSIA
International celebrities from HISTORY® & LIFETIME® hit series to ignite the
star-studded entertainment convention in Malaysia.
A+E Networks Asia announced the launch of HISTORY Con 2017 in Malaysia. The mega entertainment convention will be held at the Malaysia Agro Exposition Park Serdang (MAEPS) in Selangor from 4th to 6th August, promoted by GR8 Dreams.
Popular celebrities “Horny” Mike Henry (Counting Cars), Ryu Lim (Forged In Fire), Jaime Dempsey (Ride N’ Seek), Justin Mott (Photo Face-off), and iconic Malaysian comedian, Harith Iskander (Celebrity Car Wars), will ignite the star-studded extravaganza in both cities.
The convention in Malaysia will include a LIFETIME experience zone with headlining celebrity Matt Preston (Masterchef Australia judge) as well as local favourite, Jasbir Kaur (MasterChef Asia finalist). Further details of the convention in Malaysia will follow shortly.
To celebrate HISTORY’s 10th year anniversary in Asia, HISTORY Maker Awards will be given to 10 notable individuals who have had a significant impact on their nation’s life and culture. The awardees will be announced closer to date.
Event attendees will also be invited to make history by participating in various world-record breaking attempts.
Among the highlighst of History Con2017
This is a must-see for all adrenalin junkies. Malaysian rally car legend Karamjit Singh will choose daring audience members to ride as his passengers in a rally car stunt show. Are you up for the challenge?
One session per hour each day (from 11am - 6pm)
MOTORBIKE MOTORCADE WITH JAIME DEMPSEY
Jaime Dempsey is known for her motorbike escapades off the beaten track across Malaysia and the Philippines in HISTORY’s Ride N’ Seek. This is your chance to go for a joyride around MAEPS with Jaime and her Malaysian motor biking friends!
Two sessions per day on Saturday and Sunday
PHOTOGRAPHY PHOTO WALK WITH JUSTIN MOTT
Pro photographer and Photo Face-Off judge, Justin Mott, will take small groups of photography aficionados on an exclusive photo walk through History Con. Take your photography skills to the next level, with Justin’s pro tips on using your camera, composition, lighting and more!
One session on Friday and two sessions per day on Saturday and Sunday; each hour-long session comprises a half-hour tutorial, followed by a half-hour photo walk to the tropical areas around MAEPS. Transport is provided; attendees must bring their own cameras)
AIRBRUSHING WITH “HORNY” MIKE
Experience LIVE car airbrushing with the exceptionally gifted “Horny” Mike Henry from Counting Cars, alongside experienced Malaysian air-brusher, Jazz Wong. Together, they will show you the tips and tricks of their craft.
CELEBRITY CAR WARS
Get a sneak peek at one of the most fun challenges in the new season of Celebrity Car Wars – in first person! This VR experience puts you right in the middle of the action, for a fast and frenzied car football competition.
Then, test your car football skills on the spot with our remote control car football game – challenge your friends and family, and see who wins!
Plus, look out for guest appearances by Harith Iskander, who will represent Malaysia in Celebrity Car Wars S2!
JUST DANCE 2017
HISTORY Con 2017, in collaboration with Gamesbond, brings you the Just Dance 17 experience, an hugely fun and interactive game in which players need to follow the routine of an on-screen dancer, scoring points based on their accuracy.
Showcase your dancing skills, and compete against your family, friends and even strangers. More than bragging rights are at stake - the highest scorer in each period will win mystery prizes!
MINI ESCAPE ROOM
Test your wits in the Mini Escape Room and see if you can outthink the puzzles within the time limit!
GIANT INFLATABLE GAMES
Think inflatables are just for kids? Think again! These inflatable games will test the strength and balance of the most coordinated adults and children alike.
Experience what it was like when dinosaurs roamed the earth, with OWG’s impressive life-sized dinosaur display. A sure hit with the kids!
NATIONAL MUSEUM INTERACTIVE EXHIBIT
Delve into Malaysia’s past with fascinating exhibits from the National Museum, including:
MASTERCHEF AUSTRALIA COMES TO LIFE!
Learn from the best with much-loved MasterChef Australia Judge Matt Preston! Watch on as he demonstrates his signature simple, yet delicious, dishes at HISTORY Con.
Two times daily on Saturday and Sunday
In addition, Matt will prepare an 8-course meal for VIP Ticketholders on Friday night so don’t miss this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to enjoy a meal specially prepared by a MasterChef Australia Judge!
COOKING TUTORIALS WITH JASBIR KAUR
Beloved MasterChef Asia finalist Jasbir Kaur, now successful professional caterer,will share her tips and tricks to making perfect roti and more, plus hands-on cooking tutorials. You can also join her on an exclusive food trail at various food stalls and vendors throughout the exhibition area.
1 cooking demonstration on Friday afternoon, 2 per day on Saturday and Sunday
Hands-on cooking tutorials at the MasterChef booth – 2 per day on Saturday and Sunday
LIFETIME ORIGINAL MOVIES – SILENT CINEMA
Unwind at Lifetime’s very first silent cinema booth! You’ll receive a pair wireless headphones so you can fully immerse yourself in the best of Lifetime Original Movies!
OPEN ROAD – LIGHT GRAFFITI PHOTO BOOTH
Welcome to the Fempire, Malaysia. Using a unique low-light and a slow-speed camera shutter, this photo booth will allow you to share your own messages of strength by creating your very own “light graffiti masterpiece” and let your creativity come to light!
Complimentary photo print-outs for all event-goers
CELEBRITY MEET & GREETS
Get the chance to meet your favourite celebrities in-person, with multiple meet & greet sessions across the weekend.
HISTORY MAKER AWARDS
This Negaraku, HISTORY looks back at ten Malaysians who have made significant contributions to the country. Who will be our History Makers in Malaysia? Find out at HISTORY Con!
HISTORY Con brings you the best up-and-coming indie artists in Malaysia in an exclusive acoustic performance, live on stage.
Look out for special guest appearances by Aizat Amdan and Elizabeth Tan.
Do you love cosplay? Come to History Con on Sunday 6 August dressed as your favourite character, and receive FREE entry! Dress to impress, as the best costumes will win attractive prizes!
So don't miss out of the first ever History Con Malaysia 2017!
Win Passes to the FIRST Ever HISTORY CON Malaysia 2017!
HISTORY CON MALAYSIA 2017 is a mega entertainment convention that will be held at MAEPS, Serdang from the 4th - 6th August 2017! And we're giving you the opportunity to get up-close and personal with celebrities from your favourite tv shows, and experience interactive, educational activities that the whole family can enjoy.
To win some passes to the first ever HISTORY CON Malaysia 2017, simply answer these questions.
I want to meet my favourite TV personality because... (in not more than 20 words)