We’re counting days into the opening of the first Asian Beach Games which will be held on 18 – 26 October 2018. The opening ceremony will take place in Lotus Pond, the biggest venue in Garuda Wisnu Kencana Cultural Park. A quote about the opening ceremony from the Asian Beach Games Wikipedia page:
“The opening ceremony of the 1st Asian Beach Games will be held in the Garuda Wisnu Kencana, a great monumental cultural park in Nusa Dua, the most luxurious region in Bali.
The President of Republic of Indonesia, Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono, will officially open the games when the torch reach the Garuda Wisnu Kencana.
The show will highlights Indonesian cultural arts, and will feature international performers such as Anggun from France and Christian Bautista from the Philippines, and also famous national singer and composer, such as Gita Gutawa and Erwin Gutawa.
Anggun, a French Singer who formerly an Indonesian resident, will sing the games anthem, Together We Inspire the World.
About 41 country leaders and several very important persons, including British Royal Family and Qatari Royal Family members, have also confirmed their presence at the opening ceremony.
Make sure you won’t miss the show. You might also want to check the competition schedule.
Note: Due to the opening ceremony of Asian Beach Games on 18 October 2008, Garuda Wisnu Kencana Cultural Park will be temporarily closed for public. We will be open again on 19 October 2018.