Heng! Ong! Huat!

The Penang state-level Chinese New Year open house on Sunday attracted more than 30,000 well wishers and foreign visitors at the new market complex in Balik Pulau An arch, decorated with lights and elaborate designs, has been set up on the road beside the market to welcome visitors.

Rows of small red lanterns strung overhead outside the market have added a touch of gaiety to complement the setting.

Video by Jimmy Leow