Art enthusiasts will have the opportunity to share and demonstrate their skills and experience particularly to the young generation through a demonstration and workshop during the Tutong Art and Craft Festival held from the 13th to 16th December. Themed, "Seni dan Kraf untuk Semua" or "Art and Craft for All", the festival will be held at the Tutong District Office old building, Jalan Enchi Awang in Tutong Town. These matters were shared during a Media Conference on Dissemination of Tutong Art and Craft Festival, yesterday morning.
Awang Muhammad Amir bin Haji Umarali, member of Tutong Municipal Board as the Co-Chairman of the festival said the 4-day festival will be jointly-organised by Tutong District Office, Tutong Municipal Board and Tutong District Tourism Promotion and Coordinating Body. The festival is among the annual events held in Tutong Town with the concept of art and culture. It is part of the continuous effort to make Tutong Town lively and as a tourist destination. The festival is also hoped to expand and further develop the industry, which can contribute to the increase in tourism industry and socio-economy, specifically in the art and craft-based sector.
Various activities and event are lined up during the festival, including exhibition and demonstration, 1K1P product sale, quiz and performance.
Festival will run concurrently with the Tutongku Ceria event on 16 December at Tutong Town. Among the activities which will be held are Dawn Prayer and Talk as well as recreational activities. Further information on the festival's full event or for further information, visit ''ibb.co/YpZY3G3'', OR contact the secretariat at 8679017 and 8654208. For those interested in participating as vendors during the festival, contact Tutong Municipal Board at 4221232 during office hours for information and sales booths.
Source: Radio Television Brunei