While commemorating Penang’s rich historical heritage, The award-winning World’s No.1 Scotch whisky and global partner of the Vodafone McLaren Mercedes™ Formula 1™ team since 2005 will be celebrating their “home” race in
This time round, the hottest race party welcomes the presence of motorsports royalty with two-time Formula 1™ World Champion and JOHNNIE WALKER® Responsible Drinking Ambassador Mika Häkkinen. Mika will be reinforcing Join the Pact to Never Drink and Drive, which is the primary JOHNNIE WALKER® Responsible Drinking social initiative worldwide. Consumers are encouraged to pledge their signatures to “Never Drink and Drive” campaign which was launched in
in 2009 by Mika and the
then Minister of Transport. Malaysia
The VIP race party will feature a number of British-skewed highlights, from headline British DJ Benji Boko rocking the night with a British-inspired set list, to iconic and instantly recognisable British decor and even tea-inspired cocktails to debut at the returning Black Flavour Lab mixology bar.
For exclusive invites, JOHNNIE WALKER® fans need to ‘Like’ JOHNNIE WALKER®
and enter the contest for VIP passes before 26 July. Approximately 200
priceless VIP passes will be available through this contest for fans to
experience an elite party that is sure to be graced by the A-list and jet set
glamour crowd of Central and Malaysia Northern Malaysia.
Date: 4 August 2012
Venue: Penang Turf Club Main Tote Hall
Hosts: Oli Pettigrew & Hannah Tan
DJs: Djane Geri, Ray Ray, Benji Boko and DJ Direct
Other Attractions: Two-time World Champion and Johnnie Walker Responsible Drinking Ambassador Mika Hakkinen
In keeping with the British theme, the JOHNNIE WALKER® Black Circuit Lounge will feature rising star and headliner Benji Boko from the
to raise the temperature at the party with a decidedly British set list. The
inimitable Benji is instantly recognizable from his huge Afro and his Purple
Monkey alter-ego, and has shared the big stage with artists like Calvin Harris,
Justice, Deadmau5, Fat Freddy’s Drop, Annie Mac and Plump Djs at huge events
like Bestival, UK Glastonbury, Rockness, V Festival
and at iconic locations like Ibiza.
DJ Direct from the
USA has an enviable decade-long career
entertaining the rich and famous on the stage of ’ most elite clubs. He has performed
with and for renowned artists like DJ Jazzy Jeff, NAS, DJ Premier, Cash Money,
Samantha Ronson, Bow Wow and Ghostface Killah from the Wu Tang Clan amongst
others. Las Vegas
The talented RayRay from
Taiwan started DJing at the tender age of 15 and
has quickly built a reputation as one of the foremost female DJs spinning in . She
holds a residency at Luxy Club, one of the hottest mainstay clubs in Taiwan and is
as adept at mixing hip-hop as she is with Old School, Funk, Disco and Electro. Taiwan
Rounding out the world class line-up is home-grown Malaysian spin artist DJane Geri, who has steadily been gaining mainstream recognition from local and international promoters. Geri is no stranger to local dance music fans, having held residencies at prominent venues like Zouk (Aristo), Luna Bar and Quinte, as well as playing in a multitude of clubs around
and the region. Malaysia
If you’ve missed out the Facebook contest, don’t fret! Here’s another chance for you to get invited to the exclusive race party thanks to Johnnie
Walker and Malaysia’s
Hottest Bloggers. Simply answer the 2 questions below and the
participant with the most creative answer will get 2 VIP passes to the ultra
exclusive JOHNNIE WALKER® Black Circuit Lounge! Malaysia
1. Name two Formula One™ drivers from
in the Vodafone McLaren Mercedes team. Great Britain
2. Tell us why you think that JOHNNIE WALKER® Black Circuit Lounge VIP Race party is THE party of the year and why you should be invited in no more than 50 words.
To participate, simply email the answers to firstname.lastname@example.org together with your full name, NRIC and mobile number.
Deadline: 11.59pm, 31 July 2012.
Terms and conditions:
i) Only Non-Muslim Malaysian residents aged 18 and above are eligible to participate in this contest.
ii) All participants are warranted to have read the Terms & Conditions carefully. By submitting the entry, they are deemed to have accepted the Terms & Conditions stated.
iii) MHD reserves the right at their sole discretion to disqualify any entrant from the contest without having to provide any reasons. In any such event, MHD’s decisions are final and binding and no correspondence regarding the decision will be entertained.
iv) Each submission (and any intellectual property that forms part of that submission) shall then become the property of MHD and may be used by MHD at no cost and in any way deemed fit.
v) *All prizes are subject to stock availability and MHD reserves the right to cancel, change, substitute or remove the prizes at any time or without notice to the participant.
Be ready to be treated to an unsurpassed VIP experience that combines style with sophistication; hallmarks of JOHNNIE WALKER® whiskies!