Gencar Promosikan Semipro 2016 (Semipro 2016 Promoted Widely)

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Gencar Promosikan Semipro 2016

Semipro 2016 Promoted Widely

 

                Akhir Agustus mendatang tepatnya 26 Agustus – 4 September 2016, Kota Probolinggo bakal punya gawe besar yang biasa digelar setahun sekali, Seminggu di Kota Probolinggo (Semipro).  Saat ini, Pemkot Probolinggo pun gencar mempromosikan Semipro melalui berbagai cara seperti talk show ke stasiun tv nasional.

                Ya, talk show promosi Semipro ke seluruh masyarakat Indonesia ditempuh Wali Kota Probolinggo Rukmini bersama Ketua Panitia Semipro dr Bambang Agus Suwignyo di program acara Kompas TV dan Global TV pada 16-17 Mei lalu.

                Di Kompas TV, Wali Kota Rukmini mengisi acara “Bincang Kita” yang ditayangkan live, tanggal 16 Mei pukul 10.00.  Talk show yang dipresenteri Jean Girsang itu berlangsung selama 30 menit. Dalam acara tersebut, wali kota membeberkan event Semipro yang menjadi potensi wisata unggulan bagi Kota Probolinggo.

                Kota Probolinggo yang hanya punya luasan wilayah 56 km2 memiliki keterbatasan potensi alam. Kendati demikian, pemerintah setempat memiliki berbagai upaya strategis dan kreatif untuk menggali potensi alam, budaya dan sejarah. “Kami coba untuk mengemas berbagai pitensi sebagai daya tarik wisata tidak hanya berskala lokal namun internasional,” terang Wali Kota Rukmini.

                Dalam menghadapi kondisi persaingan di negara ASEAN, daerah harus mampu berpikir kreatif dan inovatif khususnya mencipatakan peluang kerjasama yang kuat. Sejak 2011, Kota Probolinggo sudah menjadi destinasi wisata pada wisatawan kapal pesiar yang singgah di pelabuhan Tanjung Tembaga sebelum menuju Gunung Bromo.

                Di tahun 2016-2018, ada 32 kapal pesiar dengan 7 jenis kapal yang berbeda yang ber-city tour di Kota Probolinggo. Dewasa ini, kota seribu taman ini mengembangkan paket wisata city tourImpressive Probolinggo City” sebagai brand wisata Kota Probolinggo untuk menarik wisatawan asing berkunjung.

                Nah, selain menjadi paket destinasi wisata kapal pesiar, Kota Probolinggo pun punya gelaran Semipro yang tahun ini masuk pelaksanaan ke delapan kalinya. “Semipro ini untuk memperkenalkan seni budaya khas Kota Probolinggo sekaligus meningkatkan perekonomian masyarakat dengan memicu kreatifitas masyarakat dalam menciptakan produk unggulan Kota Probolinggo,” tutur Wali Kota Rukmini saat talk show.

                dr Bambang Agus menambahkan, di tahun 2016 ini, Semipro akan memfokuskan para upaya menggali potensi ekonomi kreatif berbasis UKM melalui penyelanggaraan pameran produk unggulan UKM khas Kota Probolinggo. Serta mengembangkan potensi seni budaya dan kuliner melalui sajian kesenian etnis dan wisata kulinernya.

                “Salah satu hal yang akan kami tampilkan adalah karapan kambing dan karapan sapi brujul yang menjadi ikon wisata Kota Probolinggo,” sambung direktur RSUD Dr Mohamad Saleh ini. Ia menginformasikan saat Semipro nanti Kota Probolinggo bakal kedatangan tamu diplomat yaitu beberapa duta besar. Ia juga menjanjikan even Semipro kali ini lebih matang dan berbobot dibanding tahun sebelumnya.

                “Saya mengharapkan Semipro 2016 berjalan dengan sukses dan lancar. Mampu menarik wisatawan domestik maupun mancanegara sebanyak mungkin. Tentunya, dapat memberikan sumbangsih yang optimal bagi pengembangan ekonomi kemasyarakat, memperkenalkan potensi daerah dan membuka peluang investasi,” harap Rukmini pada kegiatan yang rencananya menghadirkan penyanyi ibukota ini.

                Ditemui usai talk show, dr Bambang Agus menuturkan, opening Semipro dilaksanakan 26 Agustus di Alun-alun, dilanjutkan pawai budaya pada 28 Agustus dan closingnya 4 September. “Tampilan kesenian yang akan tampil nanti ada dari lokal dan berbagai kesenian lain. Pokoknya selama seminggu atau sekitar sepuluh hari ini masyarakat akan disuguhi banyak hiburan. Di Alun-alun mulai pukul 15.00 akan ada kesenian yang tampil dari komunitas, sanggar seni hingga kelompok difable kami beri kesempatan memeriahkan Semipro 2016 ini,” imbuh pria yang sudah dua kali menjadi ketua panitia Semipro ini.

                “Tidak hanya tampilan, seni dan kuliner, Semipro juga ada sentuhan religinya. Ada siraman rohani mendatangkan narasumber dari Turen, Malang. Ini juga yang membuat Semipro berbeda dari tahun lalu,” sambungnya lagi.

                Usai mengisi acara di Kompas TV, keesokan harinya Wali Kota Rukmini bersama Direktur RSUD dr Bambang Agus muncul di program “Morning Beib” Global TV yang dipresenteri Ananda Omesh dan Nabila Putri. Berbeda dengan Kompas TV, di Global TV, wali kota muncul hanya satu segmen saja. Selain dari Kota Probolinggo, bintang tamu di program tersebut ada Billy Saputra.

                “Usaha mengembangkan sektor pariwisata ini menjadi upaya mengangkat potensi Kota Probolinggo. Kesenian daerah bisa semakin dikenal, dan produk unggulan UKM pun bisa dipasarkan di pameran Semipro nanti,” tutur Rukmini waktu itu. Yeah, Impressive Probolinggo City By Wonderful Indonesia! famydecta

               

                In August 26th – September 4th, 2016, Probolinggo city will have a big event held annually, Seminggu di Kota Probolinggo (Semipro). At the moment, Probolinggo city administration is having an intensive promotion on the event through any programs including talk show on national tv station.

The talk show held to promote Semipro to all Indonesian people was conducted by Mayor Rukmini and the Head Committee of Semipro, dr Bambang Agus Suwignyo on Kompas TV and Global TV’s  program in May 16th-17th.

On Kompas TV, Mayor Rukmini was a guest star on ‘Bincang Kita’ program broadcasted in live in May 16th at 10 am. In the program, the mayor explained about the event which is the best tourism-potential in the city.

Probolinggo city, with the total area of 56 km2 doesn’t have any potential natural tourism. Yet, the local government has various strategic and creative efforts to maximize other historical and cultural potentials. “We try to maximize other potential of the city as the tourist attraction, both in national-and-international scale,” said Mayor Rukmini.

In facing the competitive condition in ASEAN countries, a region (city) should be able to think creatively and innovatively, particularly in creating strong cooperative opportunities. Since 2011, the city has been a tourist attraction for cruise ship passengers, harbored in Tanjung Tembaga harbor, before making a trip to Bromo Mountain.

In 2016-2018, there are 32 cruise ships with 7 different types coming to the city to enjoy city-tour package. Recently, the tourism package of city tour “Impressive Probolinggo City” has been a tourism brand of the city to interest foreigners coming to the city.

Besides having such tourism package, Probolinggo city has another tourist attraction,  an annual event called Semipro which is being the eight event held by the city. “The event is held to promote the typical arts and cultures of the city as well as to increase the economy of the citizens by encouraging their creativity in creating great products of Probolinggo city,” said Rukmini on the talk show.

dr Bambang Agus added, in 2016 Semipro will focus on making more efforts to maximize the potency of creative economy based one UKM (small and medium enterprises) by implementing exhibitions of UKM’s best products of the city, as well as to develop the arts-and-cultures and culinary delights potency by serving various ethnic arts and its culinary delights.

“One of the big events we’d like to hold is goat race and muddy-cow race which are the tourism icon of Probolinggo city,” said the Director of Mohammad Saleh Hospital. He said that Probolinggo city will have ambassadors coming in the event. He promised a better Semipro than the previous ones.

“I hope Semipro 2016 will be held successfully and smoothly to attract both domestic and foreign tourists as many as possible. And, in turn, it can give an optimal contribution to the development of regional economy, promote regional potency and attract many investment opportunities,” Rukmini said.

As the talk shows ended, dr Bambang Agus said that the opening of Semipro will be in August 26th in the city square, continued with cultural parade in 28th, and the closing will be in September 4th. “We will present various art performances. For a whole week, the citizens will enjoy many kinds of entertainment. At the city square started at 3 pm, there will be art performances of any communities, art galleries, and disability organization,” added the man who has been Head Committee of Semipro for the second time.

“Not only is performing art performances and culinary delights, Semipro will present religious performance by inviting a religious music talents, Kakang Kawah. This is the difference of Semipro compared to the previous ones,” he added.

On the next day, Mayor Rukmini with dr Bambang Agus came up on the “Morning Beib” program hosted by Ananda Omesh and Nabila Putri. On the program broadcasted by Global TV, the mayor just appeared in one scene. Besides from Probolinggo City, there was another guest star, Billy Saputra.

“Efforts in developing tourism sector are being efforts to enhance the city’s potential. Regional arts can be well-known, and the products of UKM would be marketed in the exhibitions of Semipro,” said Rukmini.

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