Bhubaneswar Development Authority and Odisha Tourism are jointly organising the inaugural edition of “.FEST” or Bhubaneswar City Festival from December 1 to 16, this year.
With the Temple City gearing up for the big international event with the Odisha Men’s World Cup Hockey 2018, there will be a series of events with food, entertainment, story-telling and different trails to engage the visitors.
This festival will include activities like the International Street Food Festival, Entertainment, International Story Telling Festival, and Trails. The city will see athletes and guests from around the world during this period, making it the perfect occasion to showcase the cultural bounty of the city and state of Odisha.
The .FEST will take visitors on a complete culture trip with global cuisines from more than 16 countries, cuisines from all states of India and authentic food specialties from Odisha by leading hotels and restaurants of the city. It will also host storytelling sessions by local and international storytellers.
There’s a full roster of musicians like Vishal & Shekhar, Shreya Ghoshal, Shaan, Farhan Akhtar, Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy, Sona Mohapatra, Clinton Cerejo, Krishna Beura, Rituraj Mohanty & Nooran Sisters performing at IDCO Exhibition Ground over the course of the festival. You can buy tickets for the event at www.bookmyshow.com.