Makepung is derived from the base word of kepung, meaning ‘chase’, similar to the expression ‘steeplechase’. Makepung is one of the unique traditions stemmed from the agrarian life scene of the island, and is a widely enjoyed event in the regency of Jembrana, west Bali.
Although the skies over Padanggalak are dominated by these flying giants during the Bali Kites Festival, you’ll witness kite-filled skies on any given day between June and August - every year. At this windy time of the year, the skies over Bali are just as elaborately decorated as any Balinese procession.
On this most special day, raise the flag, Folk team will open their pool free for everyone on the island to swim in and join the celebration, and with tunes by most faved music curator Dj Ebes, it's the celebration you'll regret if missed out. Happy Independence Day!
Copper Kitchen & Bar returns with their ever excitingly chefs collaboration lineups, and this time around they're bringing down the very best of Japan's Masters to showcase a six-plate of mouth-watering Asian-inspired dinner paired with the finest Sake collection.