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Solo Jenang Festival, folk culture ritual offering porridge cooking traditions from all over archipelago

Tinuku Travel ~ Festival Jenang Solo is the party of the people serving a variety of dishes of porridge in Surakarta, Central Java. Jenang is a sweet porridge made from rice flour or glutinous rice flour, coconut milk and brown sugar. Food porridge has been attached to the Java community and become a cultural tradition everyday.

Solo Jenang festival is a regular event held for a week every year in February located in Ngarsopuro Corridor and Pamedan Mangkunegara in the city of Solo. Jenang very closely in the ritual tradition of Javanese culture, but also can be found throughout the archipelago.

Tinuku Travel Solo Jenang Festival, folk culture ritual offering porridge cooking traditions from all over archipelago

Tinuku.com Travel Solo Jenang Festival, folk culture ritual offering porridge cooking traditions from all over archipelago

Travel.Tinuku.com Solo Jenang Festival, folk culture ritual offering porridge cooking traditions from all over archipelago

Jenang have a wider role in everyday life, has a role as a symbol of people's expectations to life and inherent in traditional rituals that is passed every generation. Jenang Sepasaran to celebrate the birth, Jenang Sumsum for a wedding and others.

Festival brings at least 15 area is a porridge of Papua, Riau, Palembang, Pekalongan, Banyumas and others in the theme Ragam Jenang Nusantara. The students in the city of Solo allows a porridge and cultural performances of various regions.

Very festive event is a mass demonstration cooking porridge made from sago Papeda of Papua, spicy porridge from Kalimantan Barat, Krasikan origin Sukoharjo and others. There are at least 2000 portion of porridge distributed to visitors during the festival.



Tinuku Travel Solo Jenang Festival, folk culture ritual offering porridge cooking traditions from all over archipelago

Tinuku.com Travel Solo Jenang Festival, folk culture ritual offering porridge cooking traditions from all over archipelago

Travel.Tinuku.com Solo Jenang Festival, folk culture ritual offering porridge cooking traditions from all over archipelago

Location: Simpang Empat Pasar Pon and Ngarsopuro Corridor, Surakarta, Central Java.

Activity: Explore the culture and culinary, hunting photography and videography, and others.

Complementary facilities: Car parking, restrooms, restaurants and hotels.

Reach access: 63 km from Yogyakarta city, 65 km from Wonosari city, 54 Km from Adisucipto International Airport, 63 Km from the Tugu Railway Station and 61 Km from Lempuyangan Railway Station.

Routes and public transport: Flights to Surakarta city. If taking the bus from Yogyakarta to the Giwangan Bus Terminal to Surakarta city.

Official site: http://www.festivaljenang.com/
Facebook: https://web.facebook.com/festivaljenang

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