Bhopal is known for its beautiful lakes, mosques, temples, and, of course, food. From meat dishes to vegetarian dishes, Bhopal has everything for everyone. This enchanting city in Madhya Pradesh is all set to host a five-day food fest, Bhoj Food Fest. The fest will bring all the Bhopalites, the best of culinary magic. Not only will there be food, but the event will also have endless entertainment. Keep reading to learn more about this food festival.
Bhopal’s Bhoj Food Fest Is Here
Founded by the great Raja Bhoj, Bhopal and its love for food are completely inseparable. Keeping this in mind, the city will host Bhoj Food Fest on May 31. People can relish different varieties of crispy momos, eco tea, Turkish ice cream, and more.
As you are familiar with the concept of eco tea, it will be served in rice starch made edible cups. The food fest will also have other dishes, both vegetarian and non-vegetarian, from Bhopal’s home grown food outlets. The names include Manohar Dairy, Hakim, Top-n-Town, Taste of India, ZamZam, Day Coffee, Sagar Gaire, Bapu ki Kutia, and more.
There will be around 50 stalls installed at the food festival. They will all be open for five days, from 6:30pm to 11pm. All the stalls will offer at least one millet dish on June 2 to mark Millet Day. Visitors can enjoy their food by sitting on the cots at the dhabas here.
Celebrating Bhopal Gaurav Diwas
The food festival will be held on the Bittan Market Ground in Bhopal. Bhopal will be celebrating ‘Bhopal Gaurav Diwas’ on June 1st, and this fest is a part of the celebration. For the first time, the district administration and Bhopal Municipal Corporation have jointly organised this festival.
There will be stalls by MPTDC’s Palash Residency, The Indian Coffee House, and the Institute of Hotel Management.
The Bhoj Food Fest will also host different cultural events every evening. Live demonstrations of making items out of clay and paintings will also be a part of this celebration.
The Bharat Gaurav Diwas celebrations will begin with ‘Gaurav Daud’ followed by a water carnival. This water carnival will be hosted at the Upper Lake and have activities like parasailing, banana rides, and jet ski rides.
On June 1, singer Shreya Ghoshal will be performing live at Lal Parade Ground. On the same day, lyricist Manoj Muntashir will be showcasing Bhopal’s pride story. There will also be a laser show on the same day. Comedians Abhishek Krushna and Sudeep Lahiri will also be performing. Mahakal Sanstuti, a dance drama, will also be performed.
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