Time flies! New Year’s eve felt like it was just yesterday and poof, it’s already the third month of the year!
This coming month, March, GUINNESS® will be hosting Malaysia’s biggest St. Patrick’s Pub Crawl. Wowzers! It’s going to be a ‘March More Fun’ at this year’s GUINNESS® St. Patrick’s Celebrations!
This is the time for celebration of all things green is back for the 7th year of GUINNESS St Patrick’s celebrations. The very first GUINNESS® St Patrick’s celebration was officially launched on March 1st, 2013, at Havana, Changkat Buki Bintang and it was filled with fun, laughter and friends.
The Guest of Honour of the night was Mr. Shane Stephen, Deputy Head of Mission of the Irish Embassy, giving tribute to the Irish origins of St Patrick’s Day. Apart from him, 150 other guests from the media, trade partners and fans of GUINNESS also joined in the festivities.
At the event, Mr. Thum Chee Yuen, Sales Director of Guinness Anchor Berhad (GAB) shared the highlights to this year’s celebration, “GUINNESS has always been synonymous with the St Patrick’s Day. Here in Malaysia, it is no different. In fact, GUINNESS Malaysia was the host of the biggest St Patrick’s Party in Asia last year. This year, we are taking the festivities up a notch by adding a new spin to the celebration.”
“GUINNESS fans in Malaysia can look forward to being part of the country’s biggest GUINNESS St Patrick’s Pub Crawl! This unique experience will have fans and friends of the black brew on a trip of a lifetime,” Thum added.
TWO HUNDREDD (200) lucky fans and friends of GUINNESS will get a chance to be part of the largest GUINNESS pub crawl in Malaysia. These selected participants will receive a special St Patrick’s kit consisting of 2 free pints of GUINNESS® and an exclusive GUINNESS® St. Patrick’s Pub crawl T-Shirt. They will also qualify to be part of the St. Paddy’s Hunt. During the journey, it will be so March fun as the St Patty’s crawlers will be entertained by some of Malaysia’s most renowned comedians adding good humour to the trip.
To help GUINNESS fans and friends Drink Sensibly during the St Patrick’s biggest pub crawl, “Drink Sensibly Angels” will be at hand to provide water bottles and food during the journey, and to share tips on how to party safely.
There are several ways for fans and friends of Guinness to gain a chance at being part of the biggest GUINNESS St Patrick’s Pub Crawl, they may either:
1) Join www.facebook.com/guinnessmalaysia to win exclusive pub crawl tickets by participating in the ‘Spot the Reveler Contest’! More than 200 tickets are up for grabs and more than 800 prizes including Limited edition Guinness Merchandise to be won daily!
True to the theme of ‘March More Fun’, GUINNESS has also planned about 70 St Paddy’s parties throughout Peninsula and East Malaysia, unbelievable promotions on your favourite black brew, GUINNESS® as well as the GUINNESS® St. Patrick’s Big Weekend Bash which will take place citywide right here in the Klang Valley from the 15th till the 17th of March 2013!
So don’t miss out on all the fun and get ready to be part of the most exciting St. Patrick’s Experience with GUINNESS®!
GUINNESS ‘March More Fun’ Promotions
About 1,000 outlets nationwide will have special promotions on your favourite black brew! With every purchase of 6 half pint or 4 full pint of GUINNESS® Draught, or a bucket of GUINNESS® stout, entitles consumers to a limited edition GUINNESS® St. Patrick’s plush pillow. There are 4 fun designs up for grabs with each design revealed weekly. On top of that, come join us on for some St Patrick’s fun on Thursday and get our Thursday Specials! Guinness will be giving away 1 free pint of Guinness with every purchase of the Guinness St Patrick’s promotion in participating outlets throughout March!
To find out how you can have ‘March more fun’, log on to www.facebook.com/guinnessmalaysia for more information and join GUINNESS® St. Patrick’s celebration near you!