9th May 2019 – 1st June 2019 – Ende, Flores
The Festival Parade Pesona Kebangsaan (FPPK) or the National Parade Festival is set to wow residents and visitors on Pancasila Day in the district of Ende also known as the exile home to the country’s first president, Bung Karno. There will be plenty of attractions and performances that are sure to spark the spirit of patriotism and nationalism amongst participating residents while commemorating the role of Ende as the birthplace of the Pancasila. During the festivals, visitors will also have the chance to learn about Ende’s fascinating places of attractions, culture, tradition and history while giving local residents a platform to promote locally produced and handcrafted products. One of the most thrilling highlights of the festival will be the Ikat Tenun Fashion Show which will be held along Soekarno Street, featuring traditional and contemporary designs and a plethora of musical and dance performances accompanied by lively traditional music.