Lohri, a festival of good tidings and merrymaking, offers an opportunity to revel in the spirit of togetherness and celebrate. Making the most of this festive occasion, VR Punjab, the region’s most happening destination for shopping and fun, is celebrating Lohri in true Punjabi spirit with the four-day ‘Lohri Shagna Di’ festival from January 10 to 13.
Lending a typical Punjabi flavour to the Lohri celebrations, Lohri Shagna Di will commence with a Punjabi Food Festival on Friday, which will be an out-and-out feast for shoppers and foodies with 10 vibrant pop-up stalls offering the best of delectable Punjabi cuisines to pep up your festive spirits throughout the festival.
The food stalls at Lohri Shagna Di will serve a variety of signature Punjabi delicacies at one place, like Saag Makki Di Roti and Amritsari Chhole Kulche. Food stall exhibitors like Classico, Amritsari Gali, Chaat Aroma, Bikaner Express and Xero Degree will keep your taste buds tingling for more with their exciting array of curated cuisines. So, when you happen to be here, be sure to drop your guilt at home and work up a real appetite to make every bite count.
Complementing the food experience, a Kids’ Ethnic Fashion Show awaits you on Saturday evening with a dazzling display of latest trends in ethnic fashion wear for children, like dhoti-kurta and lehnga-choli, from popular brands.
Lohri Shagna Di will conclude on a high note on Sunday evening with a lively performance by celebrity Punjabi Sufi singers Ali Brothers in the Amphitheatre. So, be sure to be swept off your feet as Ali Brothers take centre stage with their exhilarating and soulful renditions.
In what comes as icing on the cake, Lohri Shagna Diat VR Punjab also offers a chance to experience the traditional gaiety associated with Lohri with activities likegidhha, bhangra and boliyan around a Grand Lohri bonfire.