Another great bull race tradition is called Makepung as the most spectacular event which gathering all people and usually it takes place on the Regency of Jembrana. This Regency is also adopted the same name of this sport event which called as Bumi Makepung or what it is known as the Bull Race Land. This traditional bull race is predicted begin when there are migrants from Madura who are always creating this event periodically.
About the Makepung Attraction
This is about the traditional competitive race which having the long track about 800 meters and it usually taking place around, the months between Augusts up to October. This race will usually begin on Jembrana as the capital city, and the water buffaloes who are about to compete should always about a high quality with the strong, healthy and big body. All tourists should have to visit Jembrana when they are about to follow the race.
Further Info about the Attraction of Makepung
All the buffaloes who already become a winner or the potential champions are always get a great care from the owners and always get the healthy protein diet. Hopefully they will always win the race, and the owners will surely get the money prize. This Makepung tradition starts from the early morning until noon. The buffaloes who are about to compete is decorated with the silk flags with beautiful colors, the decorative ribbons and flags as well. The dominant spectators are men and boys, because this is a kind of manly race with full adrenaline rush. The ticket is always cheap, and it will only cost around 5000 rupiahs up to 10000 rupiahs.