Borneo Cultural Festival 2018

July 19 – 28, 2018

The Borneo Cultural Festival (BCF) at Sibu Town Square is a week-long celebration of food, music and dances celebrating the diverse cultural background of the various local communities in Sibu, the capital city of the central region.

The BCF,  to be held  at  the town square is  open free  for the public and  will showcase  the rich cultural heritage of the  Iban, Malay, Melanau,  Bidayuh, Orang Ulu, and Chinese communities living in the region.

The event is aimed to promote “beauty in ethnic diversity” within Borneo Island to the world and is currently Sibu’s biggest annual tourism event.

This is a perfect time to mingle with the locals from all walks of life enjoying a list of fringe events include stage shows, sales of works, exhibitions and demonstrations of  traditional skills in crafts and arts.

Photo credit: Phillip Hii
Photo credit: Phillip Hii