Jakarta Tourism and Culture Dept. (Disparbud) prepares Setu Babakan cultural tourism package for each Asian Games athletes, officials, and delegations.
" It is one of our strategies to introduce Betawi cultures and arts in Setu Babakan by giving this cultural tourism package"
"It is one of our strategies to introduce Betawi cultures and arts in Setu Babakan by giving this cultural tourism package," said Asiantoro, Acting Jakarta Disparbud Head, Monday (8/6).
He explained, Jakarta wants to give a good impression to all Asian Games participating countries diplomatic and ambassador by awarding them free cultural tourism packages.
Based on schedule, mass Betawi dancing will be performed in front of athletes and officials on August 26, 2018 at Setu Babakan Betawi Cultural Village (PBB), Jagakarsa, South Jakarta.
"In this chance, 1,000 dancers will perform a Betawi dance," he mentioned.
Besides mass Betawi dancing, this event will be also enlivened with various workshops about how to make Betawi dodol, to paint Betawi batik, and others.
"There are also martial art performances and other attractions to entertain athletes and delegations," he explained.