Banyuwangi Art Festival
– The series of cultural procession entitled Banyuwangi Art Festival will be held on October 22, 2011 coming in Banyuwangi regency, East Java. Hundreds of artists will be involved in a series of cultural art festival adopted in other cities.
Head of Tourism and culture Banyuwangi regency, Prayogi, said Banyuwangi Art Festival will become an icon of tourism in the area later.
In contrast to other art festivals, local arts such as Gandrung, Damarwulan and Kuntulan will become a star later stage in the BAF.
“Today we held a workshop for the festival later. The form will be colossal,” he said.
The festival is organized by the District Government, according to Yogi, will spend up to Rp 500 million.