Holidays and festivals in Indonesia



Indonesia Independence Day

Indonesia Independence Day

Each year, on August 17th, the whole nation comes together in a riot of red and white for Independence Day.

Java Jazz Festival 2016 (JJF)

Java Jazz Festival has become a huge happening, attracting A-list superstars and jazz royalty.

Indonesia Independence Day

Indonesia Independence Day

Each year, on August 17th, the whole nation comes together in a riot of red and white for Independence Day.

Galungan Kuningan in Bali

Galungan and Kuningan

Galungan is a unique 10 day celebration commemorating good over evil in typically melodramatic style.

Asia puckers up for Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day has spread across the globe and has found a happy home in Asia. Learn how Valentines Day is celebrated in this part of the world.

Bali Spirit Festival

BaliSpirit Yoga Festival

Bali Spirit Festival has rapidly become Southeast Asia’s premier celebration of yoga. And more.

Nyepi

Nyepi

If you happen to be in Bali in March, you are in for a real treat. This is the island’s most auspicious date of the year featuring spectacularly chaotic ritual followed by an equally dramatic anti-climax.

Hari Raya Pausa,aka Idul Fitri and Eid

Hari Raya Aidilfitri across Southeast Asia

Idul Fitri, Hari Raya Puasa, Eid, Lebaran. A multitude of names but the premise is same – the irresistible urge to mark the end of the fasting month of Ramadan.

Bali Kite Festival

Bali Kite Festival

When the wind blows, size really does matter in Bali. The Balinese are crazy about kites and in the “Island of the Gods” the bigger the better is the accepted mantra.

Jalan Jaksa Street Festival

Jalan Jaksa Street Festival

The Jalan Jaksa Festival brings out the best (and sometimes worst) of local “Betawi” food, dance, art and a little good old fashioned carousing into the night.