The only shopping festival in Kerala that covers the largest area – “Grand Kerala Shopping Festival 2010 (GKSF)” begins today. GKSF 2010 promises a festival that is beyond everyone’s expectations. The festival is from 01 Dec 2010 to 15 January 2011.
With the experiences from the previous years, GKSF 2010 is shaping up to its full throttle with offers from big brands and MEs, hotels, exciting prizes, fun full events and many more. With all these special discounts available out there, GKSF 2010 would be the right choice for your shopping terminal for the Christmas and New Year eve. This time 101 kg of gold would be given as prizes in the festival.
The festival first started on 2007 Dec 1 to next year Jan 15, 2008 and became an annual shopping festival. The festival aims to promote and develop commerce, trade and industrial sector of Kerala using the brand value of Kerala Tourism. The objective of the festival is to make the state an International shopping destination over a period of 5 years and create employment to develop traditional trade centers.
The festival is being conducted by the Tourism Department in coordination with the Department of Industries and Commerce, Finance, and Local Self-Government in a bid to turn the state into a hub for international shopping experience.