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Taiwan’s top weather official sparks controversy with hiking trip

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Central Weather Bureau Director-General Cheng Ming-dean ( 鄭明典) on Sunday (June 13) posted several photos on Facebook of himself hiking with his daughter, causing heated de...

View fireflies on Taipei’s Tiger Mountain

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Taipei Geotechnical Engineering Office (GEO) is organizing activities on Taipei’s Tiger Mountain to enable people to view the fireflies that come out this time o...

Record label showcases Taipei’s experimental borderlands

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — "Always feeling comfortable doesn't necessarily make people develop," said Lars Berry, the founder of the Taipei-based record label Future Proof (面向異日), &quo...

Taiwan's top 10 Halloween events!

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — With Halloween just around the corner, Taiwan News has selected 10 exciting events to help you party through the spooky weekend: Resurrected: Full Moon Fever (Resu...

Tiger Mountain Music Festival features Fuji Rock DJs

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The annual Tiger Mountain Ramble Outdoor Music Festival featuring international DJs and bands will take place on Dec. 7 in Taipei’s Xinyi District. Tiger Mountain...

2019 Urban Nomad Freakout Music Fest kicks off at Taipei's Tiger Mountain

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The 2019 Urban Nomad Freakout Music Fest kicked off today (Saturday, April 13) with a multitude of performances across two music stages and a special circus arena. Hidd...

Urban Nomad Freakout Music Festival returns to Taipei on April 13, 14

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Following four successful, consecutive years of otherworldly art and music performances, the fervid fun carnival Urban Nomad Freakout returns to Taipei’s Tiger Mount...

Tiger Mountain Ramble returns to Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Tiger Mountain Ramble, the annual event and local music tradition is back again this weekend for another day of music, food, friends, and fun. A year after the 2017...

Upcoming Events in Taipei, Nov. 30 to Dec. 9

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – As November comes to a close and December begins, the social scene and entertainment in Taipei remain as vibrant as ever. Here is a list of some unique events worth checki...

Top Halloween parties in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Halloween, a popular festival from American culture, is becoming more widespread in Taiwan as many young people are celebrating this chilling and spooky night. As Hallo...

Taiwan’s Top 8 Music Festivals

TAIPEI (Tawian News) -- Earlier this week, it was announced that a free two-day indigenous music festival will take place in Taitung this weekend. The festival, which will feature Chen Chen-nien (陳建年)...

Urban Nomad continues to push the envelope at Taipei's Tiger Mountain

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) –This past weekend, Urban Nomad Opening Freakout exceeded expectations in a celebration of indie music and art. Urban Nomad Opening Freakout was not going to be stopped b...

Upcoming events in Taipei for April 14-21

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – It is midway through April and that means the temperature is rising, and rain is on the horizon. But no matter the weather, there are plenty of events going on around town...

Get ready to freak out at Taipei's Urban Nomad Opening Freakout

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Urban Nomad Opening Freakout returns for its 10th year of music, circus performers, food, art, and fun. The Freakout takes place this weekend April 12-13, at Tiger Mountain,...

Taipei Veggie Fest 2018: A party for a good cause

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Many commentators often remark that Taipei (and Taiwan more generally) is an incredible spot for vegetarian dining options, which is thanks in large part to the heavy Budd...