Sabtu, 17 Oktober 2009

HUT Yogyakarta

This year Yogyakarta celebrates 253th birthday. Celebration of "Jogja Java Carnival" was held along the Malioboro street. Saturday, October 17, 2009. Such activities are held annually. in addition to promoting the city of Yogyakarta as a tourism city-educated these activities to preserve the existing imperial tradition, the Kasultanan Ngayogyakarta.

carnival participants consisted of 25 groups, from platoon core, bergada soldiers, the foreign student community, artists from Iran and Korea, as well barongsai arts groups, began to move from Taman Parkir abu Bakar Ali, and ends at the Alun-Alun Utara. In the North Square of the organizing committee has prepared a stage as a place of honor and the end of the carnival.

Participants carnival attractions last show before the Governor of Yogyakarta (DIY) Sri Sultan Hamengkubuwono (HB) X, Yogyakarta Mayor Herry Zudianto, Deputy Mayor of Yogyakarta Haryadi Suyuti, and a number of officers within the City Government of Yogyakarta which comes with wearing "surjan"(Javanese traditional clothes for men) or "kebaya" for women.

thousands of people crowded along Malioboro to watch these event.