Majitar, a small picturesque place in East Sikkim known for its distillery products will host a food and drinks festival in January next year. This festival is aimed to promote Sikkimese cuisine, beverages and organic products. A three-day winter festival, it is scheduled to start on January 22 and continue till 24.
Some of the highlights of this festival will be: food-related games, show on traditions and cultures of Sikkim, art exhibition cum sale, etc. Other attractions of the event include music concerts and tourism-related programs.
Suresh Lama, the creative head of the festival, informed that the brand ambassador for this event is Sushmita Rai, a kickboxing champion from Bhasmey, a small village in Majitar. State Minister for Tourism and Aviation, Ugen T Gyatso is supporting this festival.