Pokhara Food Carnival taking place on New Year's Eve
28th Feb, 2018 | Tourism Mail Crew
POKHARA, Feb 28: Iblues Management Pvt. Ltd. is organizing a Pokhara Food Carnival on the Nepali New Year's Eve on April 13 at Pokhara Exhibition Center in Nayabazaar. According to Iblues Vice Chairman Dhiraj Thapa, food and beverage including partying and DJing would be the major attractions of the carnival.
Cultural attiring, face mask making and costumes will also be a part of the festival. People also visit the festival in costumes of professions like doctor, pilot, police, army, nurse, and others like angels, animals, cartoon characters, Santa Claus, etc. One person will be awarded the prize of best attire which includes a tour package of Singapore, Thailand, Dubai and Indonesia.
The event will also have a best beard prize which includes an iPhone 8 plus. Similarly, five men and five women will be chosen for best hair style and given the service of manicure pedicure, hair coloring, dreadlocks, facial, hair straight, curly, hair cut and massage from Hong Kong Unique Saloon in Midtown Galleria. 10 best dressed women would be given shopping voucher of Cloud 9 of Mid Town.
Popular DJs like Sakar, Rupesh, Prajwal, Jeevan including lady DJs will give their performance during the festival. The entry ticket costs Rs 1,000 for day time and Rs 2,000 for 5pm onward. 2500 visitors including 200 to 500 foreigners have been expected in the festival. 5 percent of the income would be donated to Rastriya Aviskar Kendra of Mahabir Pun.
According to Iblues Secretary and MD Kushal Thapa, the festival aims to conserve Nepali culture and tradition. ‘Unity in diversities is also our goal’, said Iblues president Sajana Thapa.