George Town World Heritage Site, Penang  |  September 17th 2016 


PARK(ing) Day is an annual worldwide event where artists, designers and citizens transform parking spaces into temporary public parks.

Objective: To call attention to the need for more urban public space, to generate critical debate around how public space is created and allocated, and to improve the quality of our urban habitat.


44 teams took part in 2015... 

See the photo gallery here  

The survey data is available here


This year, we will repeat the celebration again! 60 parking spaces will be occupied on 17th September 2016, Saturday. Registration starts from 1st August 2016 ends on 31st August 2016. Fill in the form if you want to reclaim a parking space or activate a space (performers)! 


Park(ing) Day guidelines (please read first)

Park(ing) Day manifesto

Park(ing) Day manual


Apply now!


Activate a space (performers)

Reclaim a parking space



Download 2015 map
Penang Institute reserve the right to cancel the event should take up be insufficient.