Nusantara Cultural Parade 2013 will be held on August 18 as part of the commemoration of Indonesian independence. Tourists and residents of Jakarta can see the parade of art and culture of all provinces in Indonesia.
Indonesian Cultural Parade 2013 will be attended by more than 4,000 artists from all provinces in the country. Each province will showcase the art and culture starting at 14:30 to 17:00.
The parade starts from the Medan Merdeka Timur towards Jl Medan Merdeka Utara, passing the Independence Palace. Then each participant will perform for 2.5 minutes before the honorary stage at the Independence Palace.
Medan Merdeka Square area will be enlivened by the traditional games party and many varieties of entertainment. The folk festival will be celebrated by the entertainment of traditional and modern music and many other attractions. One of the attractions are traditional Indonesian game related to the celebration of Independence Day as mounting nut, sack races, eating crackers, etc.
Jakarta Monas Carnaval Parade will be held in conjunction with Nusantara Culture Parade 2013.