What's On In Bali This December
Stuck on what to say when people ask “what are your end of year celebrations?” Don’t fret, we’ve got you covered. From New Year celebrations, festive dining to soul cleansing you’re going to want to spend those last seconds of 2018 immersed in the Land of Gods.
DWPX Tenth Anniversary
With the annual dance music festival DWPX – Djakarta Warehouse Project right around the corner you could be jamming it out with the tastiest line-up ever, including popular DJ artists such as Alesso, Mag and DJ Snake. Plus, The Weeknd will be performing for the first time ever in Indonesia. Be the first to see him live in Bali! See below for more details:
When: 7th to 9th December 2018
Where: Garuda Wisnu Kencana (GWK) Cultural Park, Bali
COLAFEST – 2 DAY FESTIVAL
We aren’t kidding when we say Bali is going to hit it off this year, spoiling visitors with a two-day bender to welcome the New Year! That’s right folks – Bali is giving you the ultimate two-day package celebration.
If you think you’re only partying the night away this NYE, you’ve thought wrong because the power couple – Mexicola and Tropicola has blessed us all with the ultimate party fiesta!
Get your cheeky butt to Motel Mexicola by 7pm and start the year right by grabbing a couple of drinks, stuffing your face away with delectable goodies and dancing into the New Year like a maniac.
But wait, there’s more! What better way to cure them hangover symptoms by chillaxing near the pool sipping on some fancy cocktails. That’s right! Tropicola is hosting a New Year’s Day Pool party DJ’d by other than Late Nite Tuff Guy. Effortlessly capture those Insta-worthy moments to start your year.
Mariah Carey is on repeat, the festive social events are flowing in thick and fast and the waistbands are rapidly expanding from all the tapas and tipples. This can only mean one thing - Christmas is coming! It may not be a white Christmas, but Xmas in Bali is still magical. Spend the day relaxing at Bali’s famous beaches, adventure through the jungle or go on an exciting hike to nearby waterfalls before heading back for a gourmet feast cooked for you by top-notch chefs. If you’re looking for Christmas with a side dish of luxury, Maya Sanur is the creme-dela-creme of Christmas dining. Hosting a stunning Christmas Eve and Christmas day feast, Maya Sanur also put on Christmas carols, live acoustic music, fire dancing and DJS. Heading to Bali with the fam? Check out Finns Recreation Club, they are hosting a buffet lunch, live entertainment, kids activities and a bouncy castle. For more dining, shopping and celebratory activities check out what to do when in Bali for Christmas.
NYE x 528 HZ DA MARIA
With international guest DJ Bas Ibellini and the DM 528 HZ crew supplying the sounds, a free flow of drinks and options for either a 6-course dinner or just canapés, Da Maria will be seeing 2018 off in style. The party kicks off at 7pm with a 6 course dinner and free flow drinks, or 9pm for canapés and free flow drinks, accompanied by the festive beats of live DJ’s, ensuring 2018 is sent off in a blaze of glory at the hottest Osteria in town. For those wanting to feast on some of the best Italian in town whilst sipping on sangria you better start booking your tickets.
1) 6 Course dinner and 5 hours of free flow drinks (7pm-12am) - IDR 1.5m
2) Canapes and 3 hours of free flow drinks (9pm-12am) - IDR 1m
Where - Da Maria
When - 31st December
Time - 7pm - 3am
Tickets - Purchase here
If you still haven’t sorted your New Years plans out you have a few weeks to get your sh*t together. Lucky for you, we’ve rallied some of the best events on the island. So hit up the group chat, start manically searching SkyScanner and purchase your tickets to one of the following epic events. New Years in Bali here we come.
For more info on the above events, click here!