Baralek Gadang (Big Party) Festival
Baralek Gadang (Big Party) is an annual event in order to celebrate Solok City’s Anniversary. Baralek Gadang procession in the framework of Solok City anniversary aims to preserve the various spesiﬁc cultures of Solok city. Baralek gadang consisting of cultural parade and eating “baronjin”. This begins with displaying art attractions from nagari people and Solok cultural parade from the thirteen villages. The parade is full of unique performances and culture of solok city such as batagak penghulu, maituang ari, batagak rumah gadang, batamek customary speech, turun mandi, akikah, batamek kaji, tunduek, arak bako, maantaan cikaran, bakaua turun ka sawah, manyartuih ari, and other processions.