Events

Cultural in Tenggarong

Erau International Folk & Art Festival

Originally held in celebration of a sultan's coronation, the Erau (from the Kutai word eroh, meaning joyful, boisterous crowd) became a biannual, then annual, gathering to celebrate local Dayak culture and custom. I…
Cultural in Singkawang

Cap Goh Meh

Singkawang's biggest Chinese celebration is held on the 15th day of the lunar new year. Street parades with dancing dragons and lions bring the city and its many Chinese temples to life.
Cultural in Pontianak

Gawai Dayak Festival

The Dayak harvest festival takes place in Pontianak at the end of May, but many villages hold their own sometime between April and June. These generally loud, chaotic and festive week-long affairs have plenty of dan…