Ramadan, Eid Festival kicks off at Expo Centre Khor Fakkan

Visitors to expect entertainment and shopping

SHARJAH 4 June 2017: Expo Khor Fakkan has launched the Ramadan and Eid Festival 2017.

The Festival will feature special promotions and various marketing and entertainment activities, and will be held until June 26, 2017. The festival is part of the “Sharjah Ramadan Festival 2017.”

Designed to cater to the needs of consumers in Khor Fakkan and the surrounding areas, Ramadan and Eid Festival is part of the Sharjah Chamber’s efforts to attract investments and promote commercial and marketing activities in the eastern region of the emirate, efforts in which Expo Khor Fakkan plays a major role.

Saif Mohamed Al Midfa, CEO of Expo Centre Sharjah, emphasized that all involved parties are keen to contribute to the success of Ramadan and Eid Festival, via building a family-oriented atmosphere inspired by the holy month. Participating parties, AL Midfa continued, have prepared numerous promotions and activities for all visitors.

Ramadan and Eid Festival, Al Midfa said, will unveil many events and activities, to offer all visitors a great time. According to Al Midfa, the Festival is very important because it offers marketing opportunities for young licensed and productive families’ projects. The event facilitates their participation in the main exhibition.

Khalil Al Mansoori, Director of Expo Khor Fakkan, said that exceptional media coverage is expected for the festival, with Al Sharqiya TV covering the event thoroughly, which will enhance its reach and overall success. In addition to the support of Sharjah Chamber of Commerce & Industry, AL Mansoori explained, the event enjoys significant support from government departments, notably the Department of Economic Development in Sharjah.

This year’s Festival promises more diverse events and exhibitions, especially with the promotional offers Expo Khor Fakkan extended to SMEs and entrepreneurial projects. Further, the goal is to create an engaging Ramadan and family-oriented atmosphere and offer services and products that meets the tastes and needs of families who shop for Ramadan and the Eid. A number of prizes and gifts will be distributed during the Festival to attract as many shoppers as possible.

The Ramadan and Eid Festival at Expo Khor Fakkan is a popular event that brings joy and happiness to shoppers during the holy month of Ramadan. Ramadan and Eid Festival is a mixture of a consumerist exhibition and traditional Ramadan festivity. Marketed products and items include clothing, gifts, Arabic cuisine, and children’s toys. Many restaurants and cafés will open their doors to customers in the Festival. The festival activities also include entertainment programs like folk songs and dances.

The festival is supported by the Sharjah Chamber of Commerce & Industry, and in collaboration with Al Andalib Event Management.

By Rajive Singh