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Join in the celebrations of Goa's first-ever Grape Festival happening in Ponda!

Curti in Ponda is hosting a refreshing Grape Festival and you are invited to be a part of this one-of-a kind celebration.

While nothing sounds as alluring as the ebbing waves of Goa's splendid beaches, you've got to go beyond the clear skies and salty air when here. And now, that won't be a task at all! Curti in Ponda is hosting the first-ever Grape Festival and you are invited to be a part of this one-of-a-kind fiesta. So join in the festive frolic ASAP which clocks an end by March 25, 2021.


Escalating Goa's culture to a national-level pedestal!

It a known fact that the baking sun sounds appealing only when you're chilling by the beachside in Goa but the Sangli Krishi Bazaar Samiti here has another plan which is equally fun! A unique Grape Festival is revitalising the entirety of Goa and now you also have an opportunity to rejoice in the fresh and soothing touch of this carnival and have the time of your life.

This first-of-its-kind Grape Festival is an effort undertaken by the state and Bazaar Samiti to converge around 50 grape farmers on a single platform. The celebrations not only aim to highlight their hard work and award them with national-scale recognition but also give an opportunity to nature lovers to come and rejoice in the refreshing affair! Get a chance to relish the fruity goodness of this exhibit and venture on a citrusy ride, away from the scorching heat.

The Grape Festival will soon come to an end on March 25, so get up and get going to witness an unseen facet of India's party-hub. There is so much that coastal state offers and this carnival is one such event that will take you closer to the vibrant, unique yet equally enthralling culture here.

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