The Regatta Lepa is an annual event that pays homage to the lepa, a traditional single-mast sailing boat of the Bajau of Semporna. A flotilla of colorful boats dot the Celebes Sea as they compete for the title of ‘Most Beautiful Lepa’. The celebration continues with various cultural performances, the Lepa Beauty Pageant, cultural performances, fireworks display as well as traditional and contemporary sports and games.
Event Date: 24 - 26 April 2015
Organizer: Semporna District Office
Event Venue: Regatta Lepa Square, Semporna
Contact Person: Dr. Chacho Hj. Bullah, District Officer
+60 89 781518, +60 89 781663
+60 89 781472