Lovely December Festival 2017


Lovely Toraja or Lovely December, an annual events featuring various potentials of Toraja art and culture showed cultural arts attraction. Lovely December is again held on December, 26th to 30th 2017 in the Northern Toraja entitled “Unforgetable Heavenly Experience” (Pengalaman Menyenangkan yang Tak Terlupakan). Highlighting the festival are 7 main Programs, namely: the Coffee Festival, a Bulls Contest and Bull Fight, Christmas Choirs Competition, Traditional Food and Beverage Fiesta, Art and Culture Festival, Sports Tourism, as well as Fun and Fury Paragliding. The series of events begins with opening festival that will feature Toraja Opera on traditional folklore, coffee festivals as the main commodity and the best coffee contest and bring together coffee buyers and farmers. Toraja Traditional Culinary Festival will also last for 3 days. Lovely December will also hold a tedong carnival that presents a massive buffalo contest, then will be explained about the type and position of each tedong for the people of Toraja. Lovely Toraja departs from the gratitude of all the potential of Toraja and the goodness of Toraja people. Initially, Lovely December is a year-end party to tighten the brotherhood of Toraja people or better known as 'Sang Torayan', where as of December arriving usually the Toraja regency can return home to meet with family. Addressing these needs, in 2010 the Tourism Department holds a festival which not only presents cultural attractions, but also culinary, sports, photography, and so forth. Organizer: Tourism Official of South Sulawesi Province Jl. Pongtiku No.157, Kamali Pentalluan, Makale, Tana Toraja District, South Sulawesi Contact: Ermi (+62 852-9999-9281) Source:

Tue Dec 5, 2017
To: Dec 31, 2017

Tana Toraja, South Sulawesi - Indonesia

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