Kankaria Carnival initiated by former Chief Minister Narendra Modi every year during Christmas in Ahmedabad at Kankaria lake front will kick off tomorrow by Chief Minister Anandiben Patel. The Chief Minister is going to open amusement park – 2 which has new rides that one can enjoy by paying package fee of Rs. 300. Amusement park – 2 has been set up at a cost of Rs. 20 crore. Amusement park – 1 which is already operational charges Rs. 500 package for all rides unlimited.
During 25-31 December Kankaria Carnival 2014, cultural events will take place on three stages around Kankaria lake daily during 6.00-10.00 pm. Entry to Kankaria lake front will be free during Carnival period.
Rangoli exhibition, wall painting, arms exhibition, puppets show, live characters, blood donation camp, Chhota Bhim, flash mob, aerobics, skillorama, Yoga with music, essay competition, tricycle rally, fancy dress, laughing club, painting competition, police horse and dog show, skating, lady magician, private school band, rock band, Chinese delegation event(proposed), mega audio visual performance ‘ Naari Vhal ma Vasnari’, laser show, , dance, play back singing, folk dances, tribal dances, performances by Tamil, Marathi, Keralian, Odia, Bengali,Telugu etc regional groups, skit on cleanliness theme, humor artists performances including performances of Shahbuddin Rathod, Sukhdev Dhamelia, Devraj Gadhvi, Jitu Dwarkawala, Ajay Barot, Mahesh Shastri, Gunvant Chudasama and Sairam Dave, mouth organ event, tabla event, show of musical instruments that are on verge of extinction, performance by differently abled etc are some of the events that are going to take place during Kankaria Carnival – 2014.