Mangaluru, December 6: Ramanath Rai District-in-Charge Minister after released the logo of the Beach fest which will be held at Panambur Beach and will go on for eleven days beginning from December 20th.
Addressing the media, he said, the organizers are trying to get permission for holding a cruise service with dine which will be an added attraction during the festive.
He said, during the Karavali utsav exhibition, about 15 stalls have been earmarked for the government departments. A cultural procession will be held prior to the inauguration of Karavali Utsav.
Another attraction is the food festival with the yummy dishes from Kerala, Gujarath, Uttara Kannada, Malnad along with coastal district.
Yathish Baikampady of Beach Utsav Committee said that along, the traditional cultural programmes will be presented by cultural troupes of Kala Mandalam in Kerala and Gujarath.
Beach volleyball, cricket, throwball, kabaddi, sand art, kite flying and other competitions will be organized to enthral the visitors. To promote the beach festival, a cap and T shirts have also been released.
Karavali Utsav Procession Committee has invited applications from various folk teams to participate in the Karavali Utsav procession from Nehru Maidan to Karavali exhibition grounds on December 19th at 3 pm.
The procession will begin at Nehru Maidan and pass through Hampankatte, Karnad Sadashiva Rao Road, Manjeshwara Govinda Pai Circle (Navabharath Circle), P V S Circle, M G Road. In the procession, ‘Daff,’ Gombe kunita, Yakshagana, Kolata, Mangalavadya, Tiger dance, and other troupes will take part.
Those who wish to take part in the procession can register their names with Navneetha-Secretary, Karavali Utsav Procession Committee, Tahsildar office, Mangalore on or before December 13..
For more details contact: Navaneetha Malava at 9343570441.