Pokhara–Pokhara is all set to celebrate New Year 2019 as most of the preparations for the 20th Pokhara Street Festival 2075 completed. Organizing a press meet in Komagane Park, Lakeside today, organizer Restaurant and Bar Association Nepal (REBAN) Pokhara chairman and festival coordinator Budharaj Bhujel aka Bhimsen told the journalists that they are all ready to host the festival in Phewa shore.
REBAN Pokhara former chairman Surya Bahadur Bhujel said that the festival is Nepal’s biggest festival in the street. He also announced the 15 percent discount in the regular restaurant menu during the time of festival that starts from December 28 and ends on January 1. At the same time, REBAN Pokhara general secretary Ganesh Bahadur Thapa requested all the enthusiasts to participate in the festival which is going to be organized in the distance of 3.5 Km distance of Lakeside roads.
According to schedule, Gandaki Province Chief Minister Prithvi Subba is to inaugurate the festival. Before the starting of festival, hundred of people will participate in cultural rally to be started from Khahare of Lakeside and reaches to opening venue Komagane Park.