Bali Garden beach Resort 1st WINNER of Penjor Competition

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Penjor & Gebogan Competition organised by South Kuta Beach Business Association (SKBBA) and Kuta Village on Friday, 10 July 2015 to celebrate Galungan Day was a great success.
Began at 8.00 until 14.00 on the parking area of Discovery Kartika Plaza Hotel, the competition was joined by 25 participants for each category. The participants are the members of SKBBA and other hospitality business operators in Kuta area.
“The competition aims to introduce the Balinese culture and accommodate the creativity and spirit of togetherness between the hospitality business operators of South Kuta beach,” said Cokorda Istri Rai Lahriani, General Manager of Patra Jasa Bali Resort & Villas who was appointed as the competition’s Chairwoman.
The winners of the competition were:
Penjor Competition:
The Winner : Bali Garden Beach Resort
Runner Up I : Ramada Bintang Bali
Runner Up II : Sun Island Hotel Kuta
Guest Nominated : Eden Hotel Kuta

Gebogan Competition:
The Winner : Ramada Bintang Bali
Runner Up I : Melasti Hotel
Runner Up II : Bali Dynasty Resort
Guest Nominated : Bali Dynasty Resort

All penjors were placed in front of each company’s premises after the competition and will adorn the street of Kartika Plaza during the whole period of Galungan & Kuningan celebration.
This is the Association’s third penjor and first gebogan competition, now collaborating with Kuta Village, with the aim that it will become an attraction that will grow year after year, showcasing the culture and keeping the traditional skills alive.

The South Kuta Beach Business Association is a group of hotels, restaurants and attractions that specifically market the South Kuta Beach strip and ensure the safety and enjoyment of tourists visiting the area through various environmental and security initiatives. For more information visit www.southkutabali.com