The most spectacular event of the year is the Hot Air Balloon Festival held every November in Taunggyi commonly called the Taunggyi Tazaungdaing Festival.
This festival will feature cultural shows, exhibitions, mask painting demonstrations, face painting, masks & face painting contests and masquerade walks.
Organised annually in Kota Belud, Tamu Besar is the biggest traditional open-air market in the state.
See how gongs are made and played. It is the backbone of almost any ethnic musical ensemble in the state.
An excellent chance for visitors to learn about Perak’s folk arts such as dance, music, singing, traditional theatre, fashion, martial arts, crafts, folk games, traditions and food.
Located at the Vastenburg Fort, City of Solo, Central Java, Indonesia International Mask Festival (IIMF) showcases unique traditional mask dance performances from every corner of the world, including the iconic mask dances of Indonesia. This event aims to develop Javanese creative industry and to feature the world’s most attractive performance arts for everyone.
One of the famous pagodas in central Myanmar. Most interesting aspect of this festival is the caravan of bullock-carts in the pagoda compound. Some of the carts carry their village products, such as hand-woven cotton clothes and cane mats, etc, to sell them at the festival. They like to camp under the shady trees.
The Golden Stupa or Pha That Luang is the national symbol and most important religious monument in Laos and Vientiane’s most important Buddhist festival is Boun That Luang. The That Luang festival is held over three-seven days during the full moon of the twenty-fifth lunar month (November, but sometimes October).
Exploring bright new ideas, the Ubud Writers & Readers Festival is the Southeast Asia’s leading festival. Bringing together Indonesian and international writers, artists, activists, filmmakers, and other creative workers, Ubud Writers & Readers Festival is a space to cultivate global voices, raising awareness on large-scale issues.
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