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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.

  • 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
  • Maybank Bali Marathon

    Maybank Bali Marathon 2018

    SEPTEMBER, 9th 2018

    Maybank Bali Marathon 2018 is the 7th annual road race that will be held in Gianyar, Bali. The runners will get unique experience of Balinese natural life and traditional art performance as the race will be combined of flat road and rolling hills. This event will be held on 09 September 2018 with category of full marathon, half marathon, and 10K Children’s Sprint.

  • Balinale Festival 2018

    The 12th Annual Balinale

    SEPTEMBER, 24-30 2018

    The 12th Annual Balinale will be held on 24-30 September 2018 and as usual will take place at Cinemaxx as their Official Venue Partner that conveniently located at Lippo Mall Kuta Jl. Kartika Plaza, South Kuta Beach. Balinale invites international filmmakers to present their work to audience include local and foreigner. The film categories will be consist of Indonesian and international independent and award winning fiction, documentary, feature and short films.

  • 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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