Kuwung Festival

December
Banyuwangi, East Java

 

Kuwung Festival is an annual parade that has become a window for the cultural authenticity of Banyuwangi, showcasing everything from its cultural richness to superior potentials exhibited by locals from 24 districts of Banyuwangi Regency. During this notable festival, more than a thousand locals parades through the main roads of two-kilometer distance by foot or with decorated cars.

Aside from the parade, Kuwung Festival is also filled with local arts and crafts, Hadrah, Kundaran, and Jaranan traditional music, theatrical performances, and a cultural show from every ethnic group of Banyuwangi. Be the one to witness this massive parade and uplift your spirit while you’re at the charming Banyuwangi.

Kuwung Festival
Kuwung Festival

Information:

Jl. Ahmad Yani 78, Banyuwangi, East Java
+62333 424 172
Banyuwangi Art, Culture & Tourism Office

Banyuwangi Ethno Carnival

November
Banyuwangi, East Java

 

If you want to experience a different kind of a fashion
festival, particularly one that focuses on ethnic and
traditional contemporary costumes, then the Banyuwangi
Ethno Carnival (BEC) is your kind of event. Bringing
hundreds of models on a two-kilometer stage, BEC shows
the most creatively attractive costumes from various
origins.

Moreover, many interesting local street foods and treats
also gather along the streets to fulfill your hunger. Be
amongst the astonished audience and catch a glimpse of
these wonderful and extravagant costumes displayed in
Banyuwangi Ethno Carnival.

Banyuwangi Ethno Carnival
Banyuwangi Ethno Carnival

Jl. Ahmad Yani 78, Banyuwangi, East Java
+62333 424 172
Banyuwangi Art, Culture & Tourism Office