The Indonesia Tatler Ball 2018 is only a day away, and yet there are so many things remain unknown. The grand gala, which will be held at Raffles Jakarta hotel, still holds so many hidden promises hinting a glorious blast of amazement and surprise. But what you can expect from our 18th Anniversary party? Without spoiling too much, here’s everything you need to know about Indonesia Tatler Ball 2018.

Tanah Airku theme

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This year’s Indonesia Tatler Ball will celebrate our nationalism and beloved country with “Indonesia Tanah Airku” as the evening’s theme. We expect everyone to dress elegantly with a tender touch of batik or other intricate Indonesian designs and patterns. Let’s celebrate our beloved nation’s rich culture and heritage!

Wall of fame

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Hartono Hosea and Margaret Vivi at the Indonesia Tatler Ball 2016

As always, expect a glamorous red-carpet crowd thanks to many of our exclusive guests, including only the most prominent and prestigious figures in Indonesian society. We will also be covering the evening’s excitement through our social media live reports. So make sure to stay tuned in to our social media.

Gala dinner and after-party

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Tience Sumartini, Jean Kusuma and Hans Huang at the Indonesia Tatler Ball 2016

At this year’s Indonesia Tatler Ball 2018, the evening will be separated into two sections: the gala dinner and the after-party. While the gala dinner will offer a curated five-course menu, the evening also promises spectacular entertainment, live auctions, and more fun surprises. Next, the after-party will be the perfect way to have a good time and mingle while enjoying good beats and delicious tipples.

Auctions

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Besides having the best time of your life, you can also contribute to the society as well. Exclusively held this year, the Indonesia Tatler Ball will feature silent and live charity auctions to help those affected by the devastating natural disasters in Palu and Donggala and to help underprivileged teenagers by improving their education through the Maria Lukito Foundation. Here’ a list of what you can bid at the ball. (LINK)

Entertainment

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Don’t expect half-hearted entertainment for our gala, as this year we are going all-out. Here’s a sneak peek. Exclusive guests can expect a beautiful gamelan performance, a fashion show, and traditional dances accompanied by delightful music performances featuring surprise performers by our society guests. Guess who?

Best-dressed awards

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Aurellio Kaunang, Desy Bachir, Surti Sunanto and Avianto Nugroho at the Indonesia Tatler Ball 2016

Last, but not least, we will be picking five of the best-dressed guests later that evening. The winner will receive surprise gifts as a token of our gratitude and appreciation for being the stars of the party. So dress up to the nines and you might win!

 

See also: Flashback: Indonesia Tatler’s 100th And 200th Issues

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