September 19, 2009
Bali's 7th annual international event - Kuta Karnival - "a celebration of life", is held from 19th - 27th September 2009, located on Kuta beach, Bali Indonesia. Kuta Karnival has attracted thousands of people to the sands of Kuta, winning hands down The Beat Awards for The Best Community Event in Bali.
The Kuta Karnival is a "Community" and "Recovery" initiative of the Kuta Small Business Association (KSBA) for the island of Bali, officially endorsed by the Government of Bali, Chamber of Commerce (KADIN) Bali, Bali Tourism Board (BTB) and also supported by the local authorities Camat Kuta, Kelurahan Kuta & Legian & Seminyak, LPM Kuta & Legian & Seminyak, and the community representatives of the Villages of Kuta & Legian & Seminyak.
Come, join and share the fun on the Kuta Karnival for a refreshing visit, INSPIRING TOGETHERNESS in the series of events including; the Opening Ceremony with Turtle Release and Paddle for Peace, Kite Festival, Puja Shanti, "Morning of the Earth" Yoga, Mepantigan (Balinese Martial Art), Bali Hotels Association's Bartender Competition, Graffiti Cartoon Expose, T-Shirt Cartoon Competition, Sunset Dances, Mini Cartoon Exhibition, Youth Race, Movie Screening, Barong Reptile Show, Street Art & Sand Sculpture Competition, SFO and Oakley present Open Stage, Kuta Young Architects, Youth Info Centre, Raremotion Artist Series, Bali Blogger Community, Environment Day, Surfer Girl Presents the Surfer Girl Big Splash '09, Cardinal Music Awards, Bali Food Festival, Fishing Fun and Street Parade.
You can also join the group of surfers who paddle their surfboards into the sea, grouping together and then springkling flower petals to send a message of peace to the world from Bali at the opening of Kuta Karnival on Saturday 19th September 2009 started at 15.00 pm.
Don't forget to Witness the baby green turtles being release at the Kuta Beach, to find their way into the Bali sea where freedom and adventure awaits them. While close to Sunset, watch 64 Pendet dancers welcome the night.
Kuta Karnival is surely will become a spectacular events worth to witness during your vacation in Bali....!
More infos can be found at http://www.kutakarnival.com
Photos by : Satoshi Hashigawa