Few hours to go! “Don’t Speak, Just Eat”

So, the biggest food festival of the year is all set to take place in Karachi within few hours. Yes, Karachi Eat Food Festival is all set to begin today 13th January 2017, and will continue till Sunday 15th January 2017, at Frere Hall, Karachi.

The event is organized by Sara Chapra, Aslam Khan and Omar Omari of CKO Event Architecture, while PR & Media by Ali Chaudhry of Latitude CRS.

Karachi Eat Festival is being organized since 3 years, and this year is going to be its 4th year. In the first year of festival around 15K to 18K people became the part of it, while in second around 28K to 30K, and in third 70K. But this year around 70K to 100K people are expected to attend this festival.

As Karachites are keen of eating, drinking and entertainment, so its such a wonderful initiative by CKO Event Architecture to gather people of Karachi and provide them such platform where they can not only release their stress but also can eat any kind of food and can enjoy live concert at one place.

The Frere Hall is going to be transform into foodie’s wonderland for 3 days of eating, drinking, and lots of entertainment. The festival is all set to attract the thousands of foodies from the city of lights.

Many well-known entries as well as online food businesses will be showcasing their foods, while in live concert Zoe Viccaji, Natasha Humera Ejaz, Jimmy Khan, Sara Haider, Sounds of Kolachi and Fuzon will also be performing to make crowd more energetic.

While commenting Mr. Omar Omari of CKO Event Architecture said,

“We are quite excited to see all the new upcoming restaurants and business that evolve because of their participation in the festival. Karachi Eat is an iconic event, and we are proud and excited that we are putting forward a positive image of our country.”

Many celebrities, public figures, and well known personalities are also expected to be the part of Karachi Eat Festival. So, Karachites what are you waiting for?

It’s your time to enjoy this amazing festival of eating, drinking, and lots of entertainment, which is going to be start from today and will continue till Sunday.

Foodies, “Don’t speak, just Eat.”

Coke Studio 9 featuring artists revealed

Coke Studio 9 is going to be grand and exciting. Because this year, the season is featuring with over 30 artists, and offering a nice mix of old and new Pakistani musicians.

List of Coke Studio 9 featuring artists:

  1. Noor Zehra
  2. Haroon (Symt)
  3. Qurat-ul-Ain Balouch
  4. Junaid Khan (Call)
  5. Zeb Bangash
  6. Ali Azmat
  7. Javed Bashir
  8. Sanam Marvi
  9. Saieen Zahoor
  10. Ali Khan
  11. Sara Haider
  12. Ustad Rahat Fateh Ali Khan
  13. Amjad Sabri
  14. Abida Parveen
  15. Ali Sethi
  16. Naeem Abbas Rufi
  17. Momina Mustehsan
  18. Damia Farooq
  19. Natasha Baig
  20. Rafaqat Ali Khan
  21. Mehwish Hayat
  22. Asif
  23. Danish
  24. Naseebo Lal
  25. Umair Jaswal
  26. Meesha Shafi

I Am Karachi Day 2016

I AM Karachi celebrated the second official “I AM Karachi Day” on 26th March, 2016, at Frere Hall, Karachi. On the occasion of I AM Karachi Day, the first ever I AM Karachi Awards were presented to honor the contribution of city’s dedicated and unrecognized heroes.

The first I AM Karachi Awards have established themselves as the only civic responsibility and diversity awards exclusively for residents of the city. The award function was headlined by a spellbinding rock-symphonic version of the national anthem by Sounds of Kolachi with the talented youth of Karachi. Award winning pop stars Sara Haider, Zoe Viccaji and traditional singers were also showcased at the event.

President of I AM Karachi, Jameel Yusuf S.St described I AM Karachi Day as a, “celebration of the success of the city’s resilient spirit” and announced that the awards will be given out throughout the course of the year.

I AM Karachi Day ceremonies were hosted by Karachi icons Deepak Perwani and Atiya Khan who discussed the necessity of a diverse culture in a mega city like Karachi. This was followed by Vice President of Society for I AM Karachi, Mr. Amin Hashwani who announced the official launch of a city wide I AM Karachi Sports Festival that will begin next month. Founding member Ms. Rumana Hussain also announced the launch of a new wave of I AM Karachi ‘Walls of Peace’ – where young artists cover hateful graffiti with their artistic creations to reclaim public space.

The event was attended by business leaders, celebrities, socialites and many others, and the awards were distributed by notable figures including: Ronak Lakhani, Zubaida Mustafa, Talat Hussain, Ishrat Hussain and Fuzon.

Commissioner Karachi Asif Hyder Shah praised spirit of citizenship and said only if the citizens of Karachi will stand united, only then there is their hope for a prosperous Sindh and eventually a flourishing Pakistan.

The event was managed and executed by Polaris with PR & Social Media by Mindmap Communications.

Here are some pictures from the event of I AM Karachi Day.