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2024 Festival Program

Join us for the ultimate culinary adventure from 31 May to 2 June! Explore our program of cooking demos, food talks, live entertainment, special events, dining pop-ups, workshops, and food tours around Ubud, and get ready for a mouthwatering experience like no other!


Special Event | BBQ & Beer Party presented by Juggan Sky

31 May 2024 17:30

Don’t miss the chance to unwind, dine, and dance under the vibrant hues of the Balinese sky as we indulge in the ultimate BBQ and Kura-Kura’s beer experience against the …

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Teater Kuliner | Jakarta’s Street Food with Ragil Wibowo

31 May 2024 17:30 /

Crave Jakarta’s Street Eats? Learn to Make Kerak Telor & Kue Cubit with Chef Ragil! In this interactive demo, you’ll learn the secrets to making two of the city’s most …

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Special Event | Flavour of the Street: A Four-Hand Gastronomic Dinner with Amandari & ESA

31 May 2024 18:00

ESA, Jakarta’s newest dining sensation, joins forces with the iconic Amandari, nestled in the Ubud highlands, for a collaborative dinner that celebrates the rich diversity and sheer excitement of Indonesian …

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Special Event | World’s 50 Best Bar Penicillin Takeover at Ambar

31 May 2024 18:00 /

Overlooking breath-taking Ayung valley in Kedewatan, Ambar, Ubud’s hottest new bar at Mandapa Ritz-Carlton Reserve, welcomes Hong Kong’s acclaimed mixologists and visionaries hailing from Indonesia, Agung and Laura Prabowo. They …

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Special Event | YUKI x Rui Yamagishi

31 May 2024 18:00

Successfully running his 2 restaurants in Jakarta, Fūjin Izakaya and Acta Brasserie, Japanese-Balinese chef Rui Yamagishi brings his Asian traditions to the table. Embracing the Japanese philosophy “Shoku wa Hito …

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Film Program | Stories From The Field

31 May 2024 18:00 /

We traveled around the island of Bali to document stories of local culinary heroes who are rediscovering their personal identity and traditions, returning to their fields, the sea, and their …

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Special Event | A Night in Paris at Apéritif

31 May 2024 18:30

Apéritif presents our two visionary chefs who are making culinary waves from France to New Zealand. Nick Honeyman, renowned for his mastery at the Michelin-starred Le Petit Léon nestled in …

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Special Event | Zero Waste Evening in partnership with BRCA

31 May 2024 18:30 /

In partnership with The Bali Restaurant and Cafe Association, Indus, home of the Ubud Food Festival, will be the venue for a sustainability-focused dinner to conclude the festival’s inaugural Sustainability …

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Music & Performance | IDDO

Donny Mahendra is a DJ widely known by his stage name IDDO. Stepping into the music scene in 2021, IDDO has captivated audiences with dynamic and unique sets. His passion …

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Special Event | Treasures of Sigi at Plataran

31 May 2024 19:00

The Dharmawangsa Jakarta Hotel, in collaboration with Javara and LTKL, presents one of the festival’s most unique dining experiences on Plataran Ubud’s breezy Banyan Deck, Kinandari. Inspired by his journey …

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Music & Performance | Odissi Dance

Dholida, from the movie Gangubai Kathiawadi, celebrates Navratri, honoring Goddess Durga in her nine forms over nine days, showcasing the spirit of womanhood through Garba. On the other hand, Dheem …

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Music & Performance | Celtic Room

Celtic Room is a community of instrumental music players and fans formed in Jakarta in 2014. It has 60 members across Jakarta, Medan and Bandung, with the newest group being …

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Music & Performance | Orasaré

Orasaré is a band formed in 2021, with members who are not your typical conservatory-trained musicians; they are self-taught artists who bring a raw, authentic energy to their compositions. Their …

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Music & Performance | Dinas Mix

DINAS is a DJ/Producer trio from Ubud, made up of Kurnia, Tio, and Gix. Established in early 2023, their signature style involves remixing popular tunes with elements of disco and …

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Food Tour | East Bali’s Journey of Flavor, and Tradition at Samsara Living Museum

01 Jun 2024 08:00

Explore Bali’s rich culinary heritage and daily village life at Samsara Living Museum, a charming community space, in the wooded hills of East Bali. Learn how to make authentic culinary …

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Food Tour | Rainforest Foraging and Arak: On the Trail to Karusotju’s Japanese-style Distillery in Batukaru

01 Jun 2024 08:00

Join us for a pilgrimage to mystical Mount Batu Karu, in the central highlands, and to Karusotju, Bali’s own Japanese-inspired distillery. Known as a sacred site on the edge of …

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Teater Kuliner | Srikaya Palembang by Chef Abya of Yummy IDN

01 Jun 2024 09:30 /

Chef Abya Khalida Witjaksono, the talented chef from Yummy IDN, recreates an iconic street food snack from the south of Sumatera, Srikaya Palembang. Join us at Teater Kuliner as she …

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Workshop | Black Soybean Tempe Workshop

01 Jun 2024 09:30

Join Benny of Tempeman, Bali’s renowned tempe-maker, for an engaging workshop dedicated to crafting tempe from black soybeans. With a deep passion for this nutritious ingredient, Benny will delve into …

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Open Kitchen | A Flavourful Adventure of Unconventional Desserts: Kimchi Macaron & Secret Special Menu

01 Jun 2024 09:30 /

Embark on a culinary journey like no other with Crafted with Time and renowned pastry chef Gunawan Wu, creating unconventional desserts and unlocking the secrets of flavor fusion. In this …

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Food For Thought | Ubud and The Rise of Gastrotourism

01 Jun 2024 10:00

Kicking off the Ubud Food Festival is a riveting discussion on the UNWTO’s plan to position Ubud as a leading global gastronomic destination. In collaboration with the Ministry of Tourism …

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