Bali Spirit Festival
March 2023 – Dates tba
Music is the heart and soul of the Festival and the beats and tunes are ever-present. From Bhakti Nights of sacred music, with participatory concerts, such as Kirtan and chanting, and to the One World One Stage, highlighting internationally known artists, you will find something exciting!
Ubud Village Jazz Festival
Friday 12 August – Saturday 13 August 2022
The 9th Ubud Village Jazz Festival will be held on the 12-13 August 2022 at the Arma Museum garden with some shady areas around the perimeter. Bringing another host of exciting acts to Ubud, celebrating the huge range of styles and sub-genres that Jazz music and the art of improvisation encompass, the 2022 edition will feature, as always, international and local casts ranging across all category of jazz. PERFECT VISION is the tagline of Ubud Village Jazz Festival (UVJF) this year which aligned with UVJF’s goal to set a clear, visionary and educational Jazz Festival.
Ubud Writers Festival
Thursday 27th October to Sunday 30th October 2022
From humble beginnings in 2002, the Ubud Writers & Readers Festival has evolved into one of the world’s most celebrated literary and artistic events – an annual pilgrimage for lovers of literature and conversation.
Bringing together some of the world’s most powerful voices in a melting pot of artists, authors, thinkers and performers, the Festival is a platform for meaningful exchange and cross-cultural dialogue. A place where artists and audiences alike can discuss shared inspirations, ideas and concerns, the Festival transcends cultural and geographical borders to create a truly global community.
Across four days, the Ubud Writers & Readers Festival delivers an eclectic program of events – from fiery conversations to intimate literary lunches, gripping live performances to hands-on workshops.
The Ubud Writers & Readers Festival is the major annual project of the not-for-profit foundation, the Yayasan Mudra Swari Saraswati. It was first conceived of by Janet DeNeefe, Co-founder of the Foundation, as a healing project in response to the first Bali bombing.
Ubud Food Festival
2023 – tba
Almost 100 chefs, restaurateurs, farmers, social entrepreneurs and outstanding innovators will descend on Bali for the Ubud Food Festival
Ubud Folk Festival
Friday 15th – Sunday 17th July 2022
A 3-day celebration of music, art and culture at Biji World in Ubud! Our mission is to uplift the creative community of Ubud and put this town back on the map as a global hub for musicians and artists!
Join the three days of celebrating the talent this wonderful island has to offer. We will celebrate live music and world music over two main-stages from Friday afternoon until Sunday evening!
Additionally, the festival will host live art and interactive art performances that any attendee at the festival can get involved with! Our community art tables encourage people of all skill levels to have a go and try a new creative skill! Biji Seni Budaya gallery will host a curated selection of wonderful visual artists work in the exhibition.
The festival will also feature an art market, a vinyl record store, kids club & workshops and more!