DKI Jakarta Tourism & Cultural Office will hold JNF (Jakarta Night Festival) to celebrate 2014 New Year Eve. The celebration will be illuminated with fireworks festival and will be attended by Governor of Jakarta.
"There will be three 'kings' to enliven the new year celebration, which are local music band Radja, the King of Dangdut Rhoma Irama, and the ruler of Jakarta, Pak Jokowi," said the Head of Tourism and Culture Agency, Arie Budhiman. Jokowi is reported to be singing in a duet with Rhoma Irama on the stage.
Jakarta Night Festival 2013 will contain variety of interesting attractions for the citizen. Stages entertainment will be available in 12 locations with various types of entertainment, such as bands, dangdut, keroncong tugu, folk music, gambang kromong, blues, jazz, wayang, to campur sari. Approaching midnight, a video mapping will be projected on the Mandarin Oriental Hotel wall that leads countdown to new year 2014.
For additional information, the road closures will start at 7pm till 2am on some major road corridors, from Jalan Thamrin, Bundaran Hotel Indonesia, to Dukuh Atas.