Bali Arts Festival
The Bali Arts Festival
in Indonesia is one of the most famous cultural festivals of the
country. This fabulous festival is an annual event that is held in
the month of June. The Bali Arts Festival was basically started to
promote tourism in Bali.
This festival is held
for one month. During the festival a large number of exhibitions,
cultural programs, contests, competitions and other related
activities are held. The festival is attended by a large number of
people coming from the districts as well as the villages. The
biggest thing about this festival is that it is a low budget
festival that lasts for one whole month.
Tourist can come to this festival and learn a lot about the local
and the village culture of Indonesia. Every year, the festival is
based on a certain theme.
All the dance and music
performances are based on this theme. The festival is inaugurated
with a glamorous and fantastic opening procession. In this
procession you can get to see seven different types of Balinese
dances and music styles. You can see the people dressed in
colorful traditional costumes, floats as well as huge ogoh-ogoh
You can come over here and check out the handicrafts items
displayed in the stalls. You can watch the dance performances
where you can get to see the classical dance performance of Bali
like the legong, gambuh, kecak, barong, baris and others. The mask
dances are particularly interesting and worth watching. The
entertainment programs are simply fantastic. Most of the events
are held in the premises of the Werdi Budaya Arts Center. Apart
from these, you can try out the local delicacies served in the
At present, the conducting of the Bali Arts Festival is becoming
difficult due to economic constraints. However, sponsors are
coming forward to sponsor this event.
The Bali Arts Festival is one of the most colorful festivals of
the city that is worth attending.
The quickest and comfortable way to get to
Bali is by air and there are flights connect to Bali from
Singapore, Kuala Lumpur, Bangkok as well as all the major cities
in Indonesia. Ngurah Rai International
Airport (Indonesian: Bandar Udara Internasional Ngurah Rai) (IATA: DPS,
ICAO: WADD), also known as Denpasar International Airport or I Gusti
Ngurah Rai International Airport. It is located 13 km south of Denpasar.
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