A two-day festival called Umsning festival is being organized in Shillong. The festival will take place on February 23 and 24. This two-day affair is being organized by the Dorbar Shnong of Umsning Proper B.
The festival will showcase the culture and tradition of the State. Some of the highlights of the festival will be cultural folk dance and different tribal dances of the Ri Bhoi district. The aim of the festival is to showcase their tradition and food habits to the world.
Modern-day song competition, modelling, photography, and arm wrestling competitions will also be a part of the festival. The visitors will be able to enjoy the local cuisines of various tribes showcased at the festival.