visitkhatulistiwa.com – Dieng Culture Festival (DCF) enters the 9th event. This festival has been included in the 100 annual agendas in Indonesia. This annual cultural event which will be held from 3-5 August 2018 will present a different event from the previous DCF event. Various events will decorate the travel agenda that has been set in the 100 wonderful calendar of tourism ministry events.
In the DCF event which carries the theme “The Beauty of Culture”, hundreds of thousands of domestic and foreign tourists will be treated to the Jazz Atas Awan event, Dieng Ballet, lantern festival, mountain caping festival, and culminating in the cutting of boy or dreadlocks. and, a number of new agendas such as Aksi Dieng Bersih, Batur Sheep Festival, Flower Festival, and Tumpeng Festival.
The head of the Marketing Division of the Sports and Tourism Youth Service (Disporapar) of Central Java Province, Ida Bagus Ketut Alamsyah said, DCF was not merely to introduce the tourism potential in the Dieng plateau. It becomes a place of learning and brings together creative actors in the field of tourism throughout Indonesia.
“This is an opportunity to bring together rural small-scale business players around the Dieng plateau and promote SME products,” Alamsyah said at the 9th DCF press conference in Semarang, Thursday (08/02/2018).
According to Alamsyah, Dieng has a high cultural heritage. historical relics in the form of various temples and artifacts show the center of culture in past civilizations.
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