Two-day Pakistan festival starts at Lok Virsa


ISLAMABAD, Sep 8 (APP):A two-day Pakistan Festival and Global Village started here at National Institute of Folk and Traditional Heritage Lok Virsa, organized by Sakafat Art Center in connection with Independence Day celebrations.
Head of Sakafat Dr Momina Khayal said that various colourful cultural activities would be arranged during two days cultural activity. She said that an exhibition would also be arranged along with an array of cultural displays, theatre and a milieu of colourful performances. She said that the visitors can enjoy shopping, culture and traditional food in the festival.
Dr. Momina said that the festival aimed to entertain and provide an opportunity to the people of twin cities of Islamabad and Rawalpindi to continue celebrations of Independence Day with National enthusiasm and spirit.
The folk artists would also perform in the premises of the festival to entertain the visitors, adding that the special persons also invited to enjoy the beautiful performances.
During festival beautiful colours and culture of the country will be celebrated.
Traditional food court and cultural stalls also set up in the premises of the festival to promote the traditional and international cuisine.
The inauguration ceremony of the festival was attended by a large number of people from different walks of life. A Syrian food stall owner Hussam told APP that its really amazing experience to be part of Pakistan Festival and Global village. He said that visitors will enjoy Arabian foods at his food stall. The food court set up at the premises of festival also attracted a large number of people.