Cultural in Padang

Pesta Budaya Tabuik

A West Sumatran cultural calendar highlight is Pesta Budaya Tabuik (derived from the Islamic festival of Tabut), which is held in Pariaman, 36km north of Padang. It takes place at the beginning of the month of...

Sports in Padang

Dragon Boat Festival

Held in July or August, this festival involves boat-racing competitions between international teams. Check details on Facebook.