Magic of the Night Boat Parade 2012 is currently ongoing from 30th June till 8th July at Precinct 2 in Putrajaya, Malaysia. This is the second time the event is taking place here alongside with the Putrajaya Flower and Garden Show. The highlights of this event are the beautifully decorated and well lit boats that float along the lakeside near the Wawasan Bridge. The boat parade starts at about 8.30pm daily and ends at about 10.30pm with a five minute fireworks show to conclude.
The night boat parade is also free and can be seen from the lakeside and also from the Wawasan Bridge here. For tourist heading here, you should make your trips in the evening to catch the best of both worlds, the flower show and the boat parade. Below are pictures taken during the Magic of the Night Boat Parade event launch on 30th June 2012. A total of 15 boats will showcase each of the Malaysian states while two international boats from Africa and China displayed their countries tourism products.
Suzhou, China Boat
Kenya Tourism Boat
Johor Tourism Boat
Langkawi Tourism Boat
Melaka Tourism and Pahang Tourism Boats
Ministry of Tourism Malaysia Boat
Perak Tourism Boat
Sabah Tourism Boat
Sarawak Tourism Boat
Terengganu Tourism Boat
Tourism Malaysia Boat
Magic of the Night Boat Parade where all the boats stop in front of the lakeside
Event Name: Magic of the Night Parade
Place: Precinct 2, Putrajaya, Malaysia
Landmark: Millennium Monument, Lakeside
Date: 30th June to 8th July
Time: 8.30pm till 10.30pm nightly
As some of the boats have interesting effects, you will notice laser lights, smoking effects and even music on them. After floating down about two kilometers along the lake, the boats then make a turn and stop infront of the main stage area before the fireworks go off. Photographers will have a field day here as the entire show lights up the night sky of Putrajaya while children are sure to enjoy this event at the Magic of the Night Boat Parade 2012.