Program Category: Special Events

Our 2022 Special Event Program is finally here! From literary lunches to intimate cocktail feasts with Festival headliners, our Special Events take place at Ubud’s in-places. Browse through the program and book your seat.

With limited spaces available, we strongly advise that Special Events are booked in advance. Please bring your booking confirmation to the event as proof of purchase, either printed or on your device.


In conversation Yuval Noah Harari and Mark Solms

19 Oct 2022 18:00

Two brilliant minds with equally sharp and philosophical eyes, historian and futurist Yuval Noah Harari, and psychologist Mark Solms, will appear together for a special conversation about consciousness and collectivism …

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Special Event | Permaculture and Lunch with Rara Sekar

28 Oct 2022 09:00

Experience a permaculture garden with our special guest Rara Sekar at Mana Earthly Paradise, Ubud. Natural canals weave across lush gardens, bringing fresh water in from the nearby rivers and …

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Special Event | Journeys: The Uncharted Voyage

28 Oct 2022 17:00

Sip on jewel-coloured cocktails in Boliche, Ubud’s hidden, lamp-lit bar, while savouring tapas and the words of Giuseppe Catozzella, nominated UN Goodwill Ambassador and acclaimed Italian novelist, Joao Morgado, award-winning …

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Special Event | Uniting Humanity: Poetry of Peace

28 Oct 2022 20:00

Ukrainian poets, Oksana Maksymchuk and Max Rosochinsky join a powerful evening of spoken word, storytelling and wisdom in a prayer for peace, together with Miles Merrills, Venilla Rajaguru and Papuan …

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Special Event | Birdwatching Tour with Darryl Jones – Session 1

29 Oct 2022 06:30

Join Darryl Jones in an early morning bird-walking tour across the Tjampuhan Ridge, Ubud’s most breathtaking iconic walk. The trail starts at the confluence of the Wos Rivers next to …

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Special Event | Four Seasons of Wellness

29 Oct 2022 12:30

From yoga and meditation to the importance of diet, self-care and survival, Fariha Roisin, Tim Baker, Brigid Delaney and Desi Anwar share their personal stories on the ultimate meaning of …

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Special Event | Love Bites: Prose, Macarons and Sparkling Wine

29 Oct 2022 15:00

Laksmi Pamuntjak, Preeta Samarasan, Afra Atiq, Ravi Shankar, and Joko Pinurbo present an afternoon of seductive readings, and musings on love, lust, and relationships while savouring Vincent Nigita’s dreamy macarons, …

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Special Event | Birdwatching Tour with Darryl Jones – Session 2

30 Oct 2022 06:30

Join Darryl Jones in an early morning bird-walking tour across the Tjampuhan Ridge, Ubud’s most breathtaking iconic walk. The trail starts at the confluence of the Wos Rivers next to …

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Special Event | Ubud Story Walks: Lempad’s Legacy

30 Oct 2022 09:00

Ubud Story Walks organizes historical walking tours for curious travelers in Ubud. Passionate about charting genuine experiences inspired by Bali’s unique history, all tours are led by certified Balinese guides. …

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Special Event | Balinese Home-Cooking

30 Oct 2022 12:00

Bali’s own beloved chef, Wayan Kresna, dishes up a feast of Balinese food from the pages of his new cookbook, Paon, Chef Putu of Nusantara, cooks up family favorites. Maya …

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