There will be a traditional welcoming at the entrance of Monsopiad Cultural Village and a Kadazan Sumazau performance by MCV troupe performed at the garden along with the serving of welcome drink. A short guided tour of the historical site along with the ceremony followed later with a buffet style dinner. The menus are local specialities.
1800 Arrival of the invited guests at the main entrance maidens sprinkle flowers, accompanied with the Togunggak music (traditional bamboo instrument), welcome drinks and entertainment at the MCV garden.
1830 Wedding couple appears in the traditional Kadazan attire and join the party for more welcome drinks (rice wine in bamboo cups) and entertainment in the form of the Sumazau dance.
1900 Official welcome to MCV and a short guided tour of its historical site will take place. the village will be alive with the traditional activities. The wedding couple will have to pound rice together and join in on other traditional activities.
1930 Everyone will be led to the main hall where a bobohizan (Kadazan high priestess) will give blessing to the couple and all their guests.
2000 Bride & groom will then be seated at a specific area specially prepared for them, accompanied by two couples of elderly folk compromising of the village headman and the priestess, here then, bride & groom will exchange vows and feed each other rice-balls ( miohon pinisi ) while the bobohizan will sanctify their union. After the miohon pinisi ceremony the guests will be invited to have dinner together.
2030 Cultural Show Begins
2130 The newly weds will be invited to join the dancers to perform the Sumazau dance and later the guests will also have the opportunity to join in the general merry making.
The evening will end at 2300.