Sanur Village Festival 2023

The most anticipated event of Sanur, and certainly one of Bali’s biggest community events, Sanur Village Festival 2023 will be taking place from 19 – 23 July 2023 at Pantai Matahari Terbit, Sanur. 

Sprawled along the beach will be a smorgasbord of food, markets, bazaars, sports events, artistic showcases cultural performances and lots of music. Taking place from morning to night, the agenda of this five-day event is jam-packed with activities for young and old of all persuasions.

At Sanur Village Festival 2023, you’ll find yoga, water sports, a jukung boat parade, a kite festival, photo competitions, environmental initiatives and even talk shows taking place throughout the day; towards the evening, the energy changes with dances, live bands and beer and wine tents creating a real buzz.

There’s a strong focus on being locally inclusive, with food and beverage offerings ranging from local eateries to five-star tastes, all at great prices. It’s an opportunity to jump into the real melting pot of the Bali community, the traditional and the modern coming together. This will mark the 16th year of this favourite annual festival. 

This year’s festival takes the theme ‘Amrta Sagara’, meaning holy water from the ocean. “According to tradition, this international village festival chooses a theme that is absorbed from the latest conditions and public interest. And in the book, there are two concepts that influence people’s lives in Bali, namely seeking the sea within oneself which is called Amrta Jiwa and seeking the sea outside the body. called Amrta Urip,” explains Ida Bagus Gede Sidharta Putra, Chairman of the Sanur Development Foundation (YPS) and Sanur Village Festival.

Daily Tickets for the festival are priced at IDR 30.000 and can be purchased online here.

For their full agenda and ticket information go to or follow them on Instagram at @sanurfestival

NOW Bali Editorial Team

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