Jogja International Heritage Week

November 18 – 19
Yogyakarta

 

The Jogja International Heritage Walk (JJHW) is an on-foot marching event held by the Jogja Walking Association. This event highlights plenty of messages, such as the well being of oneself, green-friendly environment, healthy tourism, and creative economy. Implemented through an array of activities, including planting a thousand trees on Karang Tengah Slope, JJHW invites everyone to participate on this marching.

Globally recognized by International Marching League, JJHW is about preserving Mother Earth. As the name suggest, the event will be set on the complex of Prambanan Temple and Imogiri Village. The march’s route varies between five, ten, and twenty kilometers. JJHW also empowers local business owners by visiting their shops in Prambanan and Imogiri area.

Jogja International Heritage Week
Jogja International Heritage Week

Information:

Jogja Walking Association
Jl. Kompleks Colombo No. 39, Yogyakarta
+62274 566 728
jogjawalking@yahoo.com
www.jogjaheritagewalk.com

Biennale Jogja

November 2 – December 10
Yogyakarta

 

Initiated as an exhibition that represents the dynamic art practice in Jogjakarta in 1988, Biennale Jogja immediately became one of the most powerful and faithful visual arts events in Indonesia. Widely known as a flagship of contemporary exhibitions, Biennale Jogja has shown a great deal of contribution to the local and regional art scene in Indonesia and Southeast Asia.

Inviting artists and art communities from all over the equatorial line, Biennale Jogja has been exhibiting, collaborating, creating, and working with several artists, collectives, organizations and cultural communities. One thing is for sure, the Biennale Jogja shows the finest artworks to spoil your eyes and awaken your inspirations.

Biennale Jogja
Biennale Jogja

Information:

180
Taman Budaya Yogyakarta
JL. Sri Wedani, No. 1, Yogyakarta
+6274 587 712
the-equator@biennalejogja.org
www.biennalejogja.org

Kustomfest

October 7 – 8
Yogyakarta

 

Indonesian Kustom Kulture Festival or Kustomfest is an exhibition of customized vintage vehicles. Exhibiting everything from customized helmet paint, bikes, cars, bicycles, BMXs, and hot rods, you can even see a body art show and join the contest where you can get your very
own tattoo.

This exhibition highlights the hot rod subculture in Indonesia. Every hot rod and automobile community will gather from all around the archipelago, enjoying the exhibition and mingling with one another. If you’re lucky, you can even win the lottery and get a car as the final prize. For those of you who enjoy the finest and loudest moving
machinery, buckle yourself up and head to Yogyakarta.

Kustomfest
Kustomfest

Information:

Retro Classic Cycles
Jl. Melati Wetan No.4, Baciro,
Yogyakarta
+62274 542 666
www.kustomfest.com

Ngayogjazz

October 18
Yogyakarta

 

Inviting jazz performers from all over the world,
Ngayogjazz is an annual Jazz festival that combines
natural atmosphere with pure psychedelic tunes. With
serene traditional villages and picturesque surroundings
as their venue, Ngayogjazz adds an extra vivacity to the
festival with a unique jazz market that displays several
local products.

Ngayogjazz is one of the most notable jazz festivals in the
entire archipelago. Imagine listening to amazing melodies
in lush greenery; this is a chance for you to experience
jazz unlike any other.

Ngayogjazz
Ngayogjazz

Information:

160
Yogyakarta Culture & Tourism Office
Jl. Suroto No.11, Kotabaru, Yogyakarta
+62745 880 25
pariwisata@jogjakota.go.id
www.pariwisata.jogjakota.go.id

Jogja International Street Perfomance

September 30
Yogyakarta

The Jogja International Street Performance (JISP) combines in-concert performance with public space show, highlighting street carnivals and art exhibitions. As the name suggests, the show takes place heavily on the streets of Jogjakarta and ends on a remarkable stage. Last year, the peak of the event concludes at Jogjakarta Cultural Park’s Concert Hall.

With varying themes every year, the show will be livened by a vast selection of artists, humanists, choreographers, performance artists, and other creative workers. Check out the incredible festivity by local artists on the phenomenal streets of Jogjakarta.

Jogja International Street Perfomance
Jogja International Street Perfomance

Information:

Jogja Art Festival
Jl. Ringroad Utara No. 4, Sawitsari,
Condongcatur, Depok, Sleman, Yogyakarta
+62274 885 001
office@jogjaartfestival.com
www. jogjaartfestival.com

Asia Tri Jogja

September 27 – 29
Sleman, Yogyakarta

Originally, the Asia Tri Jogja featured three prominent artists only from three different countries: South Korea, Japan, and Indonesia; today, the Asia Tri Jogja is showing renowned artists from various parts of the world. The Asia Tri Jogja offers several activities that vary year by year; these activities include an art space, dance performances, as well as batik and dance workshops.

Every day during Asia Tri Jogja, there will be multiple performances starting at 7 PM without any entry fee. Rest assured, Asia Tri Jogja is definitely an excellent way of spending your evening in Jogjakarta.

Asia Tri Jogja
Asia Tri Jogja

Information:

Jogja Art Festival
Jl. Ringroad Utara No. 4, Sawitsari,
Condongcatur, Depok, Sleman, Yogyakarta
+62274 885 001
office@jogjaartfestival.com
www.jogjaartfestival.com