Tue 03rd Jul, 2018

The 40th Bali Arts Festival 2018

Jl. Nusa Indah No.1, Denpasar Timur, Kota Denpasar, Bali 80236
Tue 03rd Jul, 2018 - Sat 21st Jul, 2018
10:00 am - 10:00 pm

The 40th Bali Arts Festival - PKB 2018 lifts a theme “ Teja Dharmaning Kauripan “ – Fire as the Spirit of Creation. The theme is expected to build and rekindle the people spirit and to create condusive, creative, innovative and wise atmosphere in dealing with various events. The essense of heat energy as sources is important in human life which should be empowered to realize the welfare of life. The meaning of this spirit, in addition to the creation of innovative work that still stands on the sources of classical and traditional arts, is also  the spirit in preserving the creation of the artists in earlier times  which is until now still as the wealth of Balinese art and culture.



PKB as a vehicle of excavation, preservation and development of arts and culture has given contribution and high motivation to the society in appreciating and improving the quality of Balinese arts and culture.



The role and commitment of the provincial and district or city administration in every effort advancing the local culture arts to raise  the regional competitiveness and civilization in the area of the Republic Indonesia through PKB,  is expected to maintain the civilization of Bali which has supreme quality and  gives positive  impact for the younger generation as the successor of the nation.



Here are the schedules : 



Time : 10.00 ( Mid Indonesian Time - MIT ). Location : Ayodya Stage. Program : Contest of Macecimpedan Quiz, for Elementary School Children.



Time : 10.00 ( MIT ). Location : Angsoka Stage. Program : Contest of Balinese Story Telling, for Elementary School Children.



Time : 10.00 ( MIT ). Tempat : second floor of Ksirarnawa Hall. Program : Contest of Writing Balinese Lontar- palm leaf, for Secondary School Children.



Time : 10.00 ( MIT ). Location : Wantilan Hall. Program : Contest of Balinese Speech, for Secondary School Children.



Time : 10.00 ( MIT ). Location : the western part of the first floor of Ksirarnawa Hall. Program : Contest of Writing Modern Balinese Short Story.



Time : 10.00 ( MIT ). Location : Ratna Kanda Stage. Program : Contest of Balinese News Reading.



Time : 10.00 ( MIT ). Location : Cinema Room, the first floor of Ksirarnawa Hall. Program : Contest of Writing Modern Balinese Poems.



Time : 10.00 ( MIT ). Location : in the east side of the first floor of Ksirarnawa Hall. Program : Contest of Poster Design using Balinese proverbs.



Time : 17.00 ( MIT ) Location : Madya Mandala Stage Program : Innovative Drama and Dances “Ghni Wanara” by Dewari Swari Arts Community, Banjar Mijil, Sidemen, Karangasem Regency



Time : 20.00 ( MIT ). Location : Ksirarnawa Hall. Program : Musical Dances Show – the Harmony of Indonesian Ethnical Songs by the Choir of Bali, North Denpasar.



Time : 20.00 ( MIT ) Location : in the front of Kriya Hall Program : Parade of Wayang Kulit Babad shadow puppet play by Darmawangsa Arts Group, Banjar Satria, Paksebali Village , representing Klungkung Regency.



Time : 20.00 ( MIT ) Location : Ardha Candra Amphitheatre Program : Parade of Gong Kebyar musics for Children by Suara Mustika Arts Group, representing Buleleng Regency and Gong Group of Tunas Mekar, Banjar Lebah, Marga Village, representing Tabanan Regency.