International Malay Archipelago Drums Festival
|Country and Region||Malaysia — Melaka|
|Type of Festival||Music|
|Location of Festival||Melaka, Melaka, Malaysia|
|Festival Contact Information|
Majlis Bandaraya Melaka Bersejarah
Various kinds of drums and other traditional musical instruments from around the Melaka region make up the heart of the International Malay Archipelago Drums Festival. This annual event typically features 20 cultural troupes from around the world, invited to perform their art for international spectators. In addition to musical performances, festival events include a parade.
|Festival Dates||April 9 - 16, 2008|