Pasar Kangen Jogja 2014

Written by Fachri Posted 18th August 2014, 2:05pm
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Translated by Shinta Dharmayu

Aug 18, 2014 - Aug 24, 2014

The 6th Pasar Kangen Yogya, a cultural event held annually to honor the memories of Yogyakarta traditions, is slated to take place from August 18-24, 2014 at Taman Budaya Yogyakarta.

The highlights of Pasar Kangen ecompass traditional culinary, handicrafts, and traditional arts of Yogyakarta. Pasar Kangen will also feature 45 vendors to showcase a variety of traditional culinary and handicrafts plus 25 traditional art groups during the event. Among the traditional culinary are hawug-hawug, tiwul, lopis ketan, wedang uwuh, cenil, arak keeling, gatot, and tempe bacem.

The handicrafts exhibited at the event were those popular in the past, such as wayang kudus, wooden masks, miniatures of keraton soldiers, akik rings, and clothing with old-fashioned motifs. For those who are into cultural things, what are you waiting for? This is probably the right event for you to attend!