Semarang Night Carnival 2019 ‘PELANGI NUSANTARA’

Story By
Widia Arianti

The annual international event, Semarang Night Carnival 2019, was held on 3 July 2019 featuring cultural parade from 69 cities of APEKSI (Indonesian City Council Association) which made the carnival even more special.

Semarang Night Carnival 2019 or SNC was participated by students and public with their wonderful costumes strolling around the city. What’s more interesting, many countries also took part in the parade, such as China and Thailand.

‘Pelangi Nusantara’ (Rainbow Archipelago) has become the theme of the carnival this year. ‘Pelangi Nusantara’ was chosen to describe how beautiful Indonesia with its diversity, including race, ethnic and religion. Semarang is one of the cities that represents those beautiful diversity.