Bali Discovery Tours: Homepage
Bali Hotels, Bali Villas and Bali News from balidiscovery.com
Home Bali Contact Bali Practicalities Bali News Bali Services Bali Transportation Bali Sports Bali Excursions Bali Villas Bali Hotels
Home · News · Kuta Karnival's Month of Non-stop Activities
Bali Hotels, Bali Villas and Bali News from balidiscovery.com
Bali Hotels
Bali Villas
Special Deals!
Packages
MICE Handling
Bali Excursions
Culinary - Dining
Guided Tour
Bali Spas
Bali Sports
Diving
Golf
Bali Transportation
Car Rental - Selft Drive
Private Jet Charter
Bali News
Bali Services
Bali Practicalities
Bali Contact
Bali Career
Home
 
Bali Update
Subscribe to our free weekly newsletter!
 
PATA header
PATA Gold Award 2007
Bali Update
PATA Gold Award Winner 2007
 
Bali Contact
Bali Discovery Tours
Komplek Pertokoan
Sanur Raya No. 27
Jl. By Pass Ngurah Rai,
Sanur, Bali, Indonesia

Tel:
++62 361 286 283

Fax:
++62 361 286 284

U.S.A. Fax:(toll free)
1-800-506-8633

U.K. Fax:
++44-20-7000-1235

Australian Fax:
++61-2-94750419

24h:
++62 812 3819724

Bali Discovery

SITE PATA ASITA
Bali News

Kuta Karnival's Month of Non-stop Activities

September 11 October 12 Festival Celebrates Life and Peace.


Bali News:
Click Image to Enlarge

(8/25/2003)

Organized by the Kuta Small Business Association (KSBA), a month-long Kuta Karnival offers a compelling island-wide calendar of events centered on Bali's famed "sunset beach" of Kuta. National and international talents from the world of sports and musical entertainment are scheduled to appear in a wide-range of fun-filled activities.

Sports and Athletic Activities

A week-long Surfing Legends Competition will be among numerous highlights during a month of fun in the sun at Bali's first Kuta Karnival, September 11 to October 12. Other sporting events include skateboarding competitions; a "Paddle for Peace" challenge from Jimbaran to Kuta; competitive team beach sports; surf life-saving contests; surfing and body boarding competitions; and speed climbing. Sport tournament scheduled during the month include international Rugby Union, Aussie Rules football; an international women's tennis tournament, along with an exhibition organized by the World Boxing Association. Beach volleyball and soccer events will be open to local and international teams. Need more? A weekly Hash House Harriers running event, dubbed Rock & Run Race, is also on slate.

Wide Range of Activities

Visitors to Bali during the month of the Karnival will be spoiled for choice in terms of activities available for their enjoyment. In addition to numerous musical groups scheduled to appear at various venues in Kuta during the month, special culinary events will also be offered featuring Asian and international fare. Challengers will have the chance to try to set records for the largest satay lilit, a grilled Balinese delicacy of skewered meat.

A mass group meditation is planned and efforts to see how many surfers can ride a single wave. Dance, culture, art and drama, fashion shows and sculpture exhibitions are also on tap. There's more: photos and art exhibitions, fashion shows, Bali surf memorabilia, and kite-flying contests help to fill out a very full program for the month.

Celebrating Life

Celebrating life and living in peace, the festival commemorates the New York World Trade Center terrorist tragedy in 2001 and Bali's bomb explosions 13 months later. Opening with a Peace Ceremony, events will wrap with a festive street parade October 11, concluding with a candlelight remembrance ceremony on October 12. Beach-side events include 1,000 silent dancers followed by the sounding of gongs or village drums across the island.

Bali expects to welcome 1,500 Australian family members and victims to the island of the October 12th bombing tragedy as part of the commemoration.



© Bali Discovery Tours. Articles may be quoted and reproduced if attributed to http://www.balidiscovery.com.

       

 
Bali News by Bali Update
Subscribe to the Bali Update
Receive the latest news from Bali by email!



Our [Privacy Statement] explains how we handle the data you are providing.

 
Bali News by Bali Update
Explore the Archive of the Bali Update
Find related articles in our news archive!




or try to use Google Search :

Home · Bali Hotels · Bali Villas · Bali Excursions · Bali Sports · Bali News · Site Map · RSS

Bali News: More News
Showdown Ahead?
Groundswell of Opposition to Benoa Bay Reclamation Grows with Long March Through Downtown Denpasar on Sunday, May 22, 2016
(5/23/2016)
Something Fishy Going On
Two Celebrity Chefs Join Forces for a Lunchtime Seafood Fest in Ubud on Friday, May 27, 2016
(5/23/2016)
A Royal Obligation to Serve
Denpasar King Seized by Prosecutors to Begin Serving a 2.5 Year Prison Sentence for Fraud
(5/23/2016)
Pre-Dawn Fatal Crash
Melbourne Man Dies in Collision with Rubbish Truck
(5/23/2016)
And if Dreams Come True . . .
Join an Enchanted Day to Teach Children How to Make Fairy Houses on Sunday, May 29, 2016 at Trans Resort Bali
(5/23/2016)
Just a Month Away
Bali and Beyond Travel Fair in Final Count Down to Opening on June 22, 2016
(5/23/2016)
Stop Only Outside of the Box
Denpasar, Bali Police Introducing Yellow Box Junctions to Reduce Traffic Gridlock
(5/23/2016)
Ate Like Primate
Bali Zoo Offers Breakfast with the Orangutan
(5/23/2016)
The Indonesian Tourism Bucket List
TripAdvisor 2016 List of Most Popular Tourism Landmarks Dominated by Bali
(5/23/2016)
Avoiding Mayhem and Disaster
Bali Officials Study Disaster Mitigation In Darwin, Australia
(5/23/2016)
In Xanadu
Australian Property Developer Sent to Jail in Bali for Property Fraud
(5/23/2016)
Retaliation or Cost Saving
Lion Air Suspends 227 Flights Over One Month Period
(5/23/2016)
All [News]!