Newport World Resorts celebrates Dragon Boat Festival with a serving of machang

Spread good luck and prosperity with these savory dumplings

A boatload of machang awaits at Newport World Resorts as it hosts the Dragon Boat Festival. Celebrate one of the top Chinese festivals with a traditional machang or zongzi, a steamed glutinous rice dumpling with a savory meat filling wrapped in aromatic leaves. Savor the intricately balanced flavors of succulent pork belly, dried shrimp, salted egg yolk, mushrooms, and glutinous rice at the premier lifestyle and entertainment destination’s signature restaurants for the whole month of June.

Machang for the Dragon Boat Festival at Newport World Resorts

Indulge in the Dragon Boat Machang Festival special for P468 nett for two people. This boat of goodness is available at the Newport Grand Wing’s Silk Road, and the Newport Garden Wing’s Victoria Harbour Cafe and Happy 8. Spread good luck and prosperity with friends and loved ones by taking home and sharing a machang together. This special is also available for takeout. Escape the ordinary at Newport World Resorts, you know you want to. 

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