NOVOTEL SEMARANG

Semarang Traditional View

Semarangan Brides and Groom

Dimasa lalu Penganten Semarangan ini disebut Pangeran Kaji karena penganten pria mengenakan mirip surban yang biasa dikenakan oleh haji yang dinamakan “Kopyah Alfiah” dengan cucuk mentul satu buah. Sedangkan calon penganten wanita disebut Model Encik Semarangan yaitu istilah yang berasal dari perpaduan Cina dan Arab.

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Gambang Semarangan

This art instrument was mixed from dancing with the instruments from a wood lath and javanesse gamelan called “gambang”. Showed at special events, for examples: Dugderan Festival, Snack Market Festival. This Gambang Semarang is since on the 1930 with Paguyuban group that have a local and chinese personals.

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Man Puppet

Semarang has a group of man puppet that famous since 70th. At that time every night this group was perform in Ngesti Pandowo building that still in one area with GRIS.

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Dugderan

Dugderan is ceremony that signed of fasting day was come; long time ago Dugderan’s an information center of Semarang City Government to inform the Semarang citizens that Ramadhan’s has come. Dugderan was held a day before the fasting mounth, Dugder word is mixed from sound of bedug or dug-dug, sound of the meriam that assumed sound derr.

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Lunpia

Lunpia made from bamboo shoot that wrapped with flour, and it’s fried and also without been fried. Beside bamboo shoot Lumpia also can filled with chopped chicken meat or meat. And also can serve with Chili Sauce. As a gift this food only last 1 day, you can get Lunpia in along Pandanaran, Pemuda Street or at MT. Haryono Street.

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