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What’s on in Bali

Bali island is well known for its unique and uncomparable culture tradition from its ancient days. From annual Bali Art festival, Bali Mekepung in Jembrana, Pandan War in Tenganan,, Kite Festival, Omed-Omedan or Kissing festival, Ngaben cremation ceremony to the world most famous Ogoh-Ogoh parade to welcome mystical of NYEPI Day.

  • Bali Arts Festival The vira Bali Hotel

    The 40th Annual Bali Arts Festival

    JUNE 23 - JULY 21, 2018

    Proudly present! The 40th Annual Bali Arts Festival will be held at Art Center Bali. The event is regularly held every year that will be opened by many kinds of art attractions presented by each district in Bali and enlivened by some areas outside Bali such as Banyuwangi and NTT. The theme for the 40th Bali Arts Festival is Teja Dharmaning Kahuripan, Api Spirit Penciptaan. On this event will be served inter-regional arts every day and also there will be craft exhibition from each district in Bali. This event is very awaited by the people of Bali since this event also coincides with school holidays. Let’s be a part of this Bali Arts Festival!

  • Pitik Kite Festival The Vira Bali Boutique Hotel & Suite

    Traditional Kite Festival in Bali

    JULY - OCTOBER 2018 (vary dates)

    Unlimited creativity is a reflection of the younger generation who are expected to do sustainably. One of their arts works in the form of kites and to accommodate their talents. Don’t miss the schedule below: (the date may change according to the weather conditions).

    • Pitik Kite Festival, 1-2 July 2018 at Pedungan, Denpasar
    • Bali Kite Festival, 3-5 July 2018 at Padanggalak Beach, Sanur
    • Dangin Peken Dhananjaya Cup Kite Festival, 22-23 July 2018 at Mertasari Beach
    • Sanur Belega Kite Competition, 18-20 September 2018 at Belega, Gianyar
    • Pelangi Gianyar Kite Competition, 31 July - 2 August  2018 (tentive) at Padanggalak Beach, Sanur
    • Sanur Kite Competition, 3-6 August 2018 at Mertasari Beach, Sanur
    • Denpasar Kite Competition, 7-9 August 2018 at Padanggalak Beach, Sanur
    • Biaung Kite Competition, 12-13 August 2018 (tentative) at Padanggalak Beach, Sanur
    • Banjar Banjaran Kite Competition, 17 August 2018 at Abiansemal, Badung
    • Klungkung Kite Competition, 17 August 2018 at Klungkung
    • Pelangi Denpasar Kite Competition, 19-20 August 2018 at Denpasar
    • Tanjung Kite Competition, 21-23 August 2018 (tentative) at Sanur
    • Pelangi Badung Kite Competition, 2-3 September 2018 at Padanggalak Beach, Sanur
    • Penatih Kite Competition, 4-6 September 2018 at Penatih, Denpasar
    • Pelangi Tabanan Kite Competition, 9-10 September 2018 (tentative) at Padanggalak Beach, Sanur
    • Peliatan Kite Competition, 9-10 September 2018 at Peliatan, Ubud
    • Ungasan Kite Competition, 11-13 September 2018 at Ungasan, Bukit Peninsula
    • Namaste Kite Club Kite Competition, 16-17 September 2018 at Padanggalak Beach, Sanur
    • Ganeca Kite Competition, 23-24 September 2018, Tabanan
    • Bekul Kite Competition, 30 September - 1 October 2018 (tentative) at Padanggalak Beach, Sanur
    • Rockiller Kite Festival, 7-8 October 2018 at Padanggalak Beach, Sanur
    • LPM Kuta Kite Competition, 14-15 October 2018 at Kuta
    • Kukuh Kite Competition, 16-18 October 2018 at Marga, Tabanan
    • Batuyang Kite Competition, 21-22 Octobe 2018 at Ubud
    • Bali International Kite Festival, 23-25 October 2018 (tentative) at Padanggalak Beach, Sanur


    Read more at: http://www.bali-indonesia.com/magazine/bali-kites-festival.htm?cid=ch:OTH:001
  • Sanur Village Festival

    Sanur Village Festival is back!

    AUGUST, 22-26 2018

    Sanur Village Festival is back on 22-26 August 2018 with the theme of Mandala Giri which will be held at Maisonette Area Inna Grand Bali Beach. Discover the fusion of music, food, and culture in it. Be a witness of the festivities of the Sanur Village Festival!

  • Makepung The Vira Bali Boutique Hotel & Suite

    Makepung "Buffalo Races"

    JULY - NOVEMBER, 2018 (vary dates)

    Makepung is a traditional buffalo race which is one of the cultural heritages of Jembrana Regency. Makepung is derived from the word “kepung” which means ‘chase’.  Nowadays, It has become one of the most interesting and viewed attraction for local tourist as well as foreigners. It also become an annual agenda in Bali. In this event, the participants compete to race for goals using a cart tied up to the bull which is controlled by a jockey. This ancient competitive race takes place on a race track about 800 meters long situated outside Negara, the capital city of Jembrana. The dates for each year’s event are varied. However, a rough estimate is held few times from July to November at the various circuit locations. All usually take place over the weekends on a Sunday morning

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