Hyderabad’s grandest shopping and entertainment eight-day carnival titled ‘Pakka Hyderabad’ edition 3 started off in full swing on Wednesday, 25th December at the People’s Plaza, Necklace Road, bringing together nearly 200 stalls from all over the world along with delicious food, entertainment, amusement rides, theme parks, and more.
Telugu film actor Hamsa Nandini inaugurated the auspicious event. The city carnival will carry on till January 1, 2020, from 4 p.m. to 10 p.m. The event mainly caters to physiological needs including appliances, lifestyle (furniture, garments, jewellery, utilities, etc), health, kids, food and fun.
“This year, the carnival has about 100 shopping stalls, 50 food stalls and 40 amusement games. The visitors can run into some imposing live music performances by local and national artistes across the week at the venue. On the first day, the average footfall recorded is 15,000 and we are very likely to witness the highest footfall in coming days,” says Mohan Reddy, the business head at Hesa Enterprises, the organiser of ‘Pakka Hyderabad’.
Pakka Hyderabad is also a platform for manufacturers, service providers, individuals and entertainers to showcase their products, services, creations and talents. In a nut shell the event is for all people of all age groups .
“For party animals, the carnival has feet tapping DJ and at least one and half-an-hour show at the event is dedicated to kids. The kid’s amusement section this year will have a set-up of cartoon characters such as Chhota Bheem and his friends, and Little Singham. It even has some interesting contests like a quiz with bumper prizes,” Mohan added.
The event is going to be fun with glimpses of roaring dinosaurs and attractions also performances such as street plays by artists.