Bidding adieu to the winter, Lahore is set to welcome spring with the biggest food festival, Coca-Cola Food Festival 2017. The exciting 3-day festival is scheduled to take place at the Royal Palm Golf & Country Club in Lahore from 3rd till 5th February 2017.
Coke Food Fest promises to offer all of the season’s freshest flavors ranging from a diversity of traditional Desi to Continental, Asian (Chinese, Japanese, Thai), Turkish/Lebanese and Italian. The selection of cuisines for Coke Food Fest has been done based on the reviews and feedback of the highly active members of the food portal “Foodies ‘R Us”, hence confirming that the selection is based on popular choice and opinions of Lahore’s most passionate foodies. The deliciously anticipated weekend won’t stop there as visitors will be able to taste the many culinary delights on offer cooked and supplied by local restaurateurs and chefs from all corners of Lahore.
The Coke Food Fest also acknowledges that there is nothing quite like a home cooked meal; for which reason the festival celebrates home based chefs who make up a significant part of the Coke Food Fest, bringing a range of their multi-generational secret family recipes, soul food and unique flavors to all of Lahore.
Attendees will also witness chefs working their magic through cooking demonstrations and enjoy live music with other fun-filled activities throughout each day. During the festival, a diverse line-up of culinary talents i.e. local chefs will be offering special festival menus, discounts, and great meal deals. So put on your shoes, round up the family and explore over 70 leading and burgeoning traditional/contemporary restaurants and 30 caterers, home chefs et al food stalls at this nonstop ‘Party in the Park’.
The festival is expected to attract a crowd of more than 50,000 food enthusiasts from Lahore and its surrounding cities.
Coke Food Fest spokesperson Asad Sheikh, founder of the influential food collective Foodies ‘R Us has said; “We started Foodies ’R Us purely for the love of food and to bring different people together on one platform. Within the past few years, the food industry has experienced enormous growth and with platforms like Foodies ‘R Us, people have more awareness and are probing for more. This FoodFest is an extension of a movement that started over social media; it’s a testament of not only our love for food but a continuous commitment of providing the best & diverse food experience to the people. For this FoodFest, we have actually sat down with food enthusiasts, vendors and critics from across the city to select a versatile mix of contemporary, commercial and traditional food businesses to cater to all tastes. It’s going to be a good party in the park for all where we all come together for the love of food.”
Coke Food Fest is hosted by Coca-Cola Pakistan and powered by Kashmir cooking oil and Banaspati. Foodies ‘R Us, Activemedia, and OnePlatter are the organizing partners. The festival is also supported by Bank Alfalah as the exclusive Banking Partner and Lifebuoy as hygiene partner along with participating sponsors: Sufi, McDonald’s, Tetra Pak. Official media partners for the festival are Radio1FM91, URDU1 and Kinetic with Lotus PR as the official public relations partners.
Tickets for the event can be purchased in advance from bookme.pk and will also be available at the venue.