Published on : Monday, January 8, 2018
Maharashtra Tourism Development Corporation or MTDC in collaboration with the Ministry of Tourism, Government of Maharashtra, is all prepared to introduce the Mumbai Shopping Festival or MSF, the first edition of its annual property. The first of its kind in India, this citywide festival will be starting from January 12-31, 2018 across the length and the breadth of Mumbai.
Starting right from unique markets in the outdoors and flash mobs to arenas, mega sales and rewards, the initial three weeks of the event is quite definite to impress people. The MSF festival will offer visitors first-rate, immersive retail experiences associated with charming live performances, to relish and dance, all through the city.
Instead of the new notification released by the Maharashtra Government where shops and establishments can hereon remain open 24X7, the Ministry of Tourism along with MTDC will develop Mumbai’s first ever Night Bazaar Flea Market that will remain open till 4am on weekends only. This will make sure that citizens get the utmost advantage of the Mumbai Shopping Festival thus presenting that Mumbaikars really go all out and celebrate #MumBuyKar.
Devendra Fadnavis, Chief Minister of Maharashtra said, “For the very first time in India, held in Maharashtra, we bring to you, the Mumbai Shopping Festival 2018. I am honoured and pleased to announce this festival will be taking place from January 12 to 31 2018, launching Mumbai as a world – class shopping destination. We are delighted to see zealous interest from our partners including retailers, brands, restaurants, who have given innumerable hours to making the Mumbai Shopping Festival a reality. We look forward to the participation of each and every Mumbaikar, and citizens of the country in joining us celebrate this mega extravaganza.”