BANDUNG-Minister of Tourism (Menpar) RI Arief Yahya welcomed the activities of Wonderful Indonesia Culinary & Shopping Festival as a mainstay agenda for hobbyists of cuisine and shopping.
On separate occasions when giving direction to the organizing committee and Team of Acceleration of Culinary and Shopping Tour; Marketeer Of The Year 2013, Tourism Minister said the Wonderful Indonesia Culinary and Shopping Festival was held again for the second time by the Association of Indonesian Shopping Center Management (APPBI) and the Ministry of Tourism. With the theme "Savor the captivating flavor & big discounts", Wonderful Indonesia Culinary and Shopping Festival or WICSF 2017 followed by more than 100 shopping centers throughout Indonesia.
"WICSF 2017 event is very good because there are characters of tourists and domestic tourist that every trip it requires there must be culinary and shopping. This is what will be the appeal of Indonesia as a shopping and culinary tourism destination, "said Minister in his official statement received in Bandung, Monday (2/10/2017)
Wonderful Indonesia Culinary & Shopping Festival is ready to be held in more than 100 shopping centers in Indonesia that will bring a variety of culinary and shopping discounts
Wonderful Indonesia Culinary & Shopping Festival is simultaneously held in 18 cities in 12 provinces in Indonesia: North Sumatera, South Sumatera, Pekanbaru, Banten, DKI Jakarta, West Java, Central Java, DI Yogyakarta, East Java, Bali, East Kalimantan, South Sulawesi and West Sulawesi.
"In the event held for a full month until October 27, visitors can enjoy a variety of distinctive culinary at the same time shopping with various interesting discounts," he said
For West Java, the Citylink Festival hosts the opening of the Wonderful Indonesia Culinary & Shopping Festival on September 27, 2017, which is housed in the main atrium. The event was held royally with a variety of special artistry of West Java.
The opening of the event was led by Arman Hermawan as chairman of APPBI West Java, Head of Culture and Tourism (Disbudpar) West Java Province, Ida Hernida and Head of Bandung Culture and Tourism, Kenny Dewi Kaniasari.
Head of Culture and Tourism Office (Disbudpar) West Java Province said Citylink Festival also presents various discounts and special offers for F & B tenants such as Goelali, Atom meatballs, Bangi Kopitiam, Jco Donut, Pizza Hut, Ichiban, Ta Wan, Chicken Mix, Likes Zuki , Yogane, Racha, Kedai Mandiri, Tuk-tuk Cha, Fatmawati Fried Chicken, Tofu Curry, Sour Sally, Sangkuriang Beer Mie, Bakpau Jakarta and many more.
"This affordability is what drives all levels of mobile business and tourism to be more lively, products and national brands support each other with the spirit of Indonesia Incorporated.This is the right formula for us to go global," said Ida
The international coffee experts will also enliven this event event in Talkshow, workshop & Barista Competition. Food Festival themed Food United will also be held on 27-29 October on the 1st floor which will also bring the culinary businessmen from West Java.
In addition, Citylink Festival will also organize a variety of culinary events, including the International Coffee Festival which will be held on 13 - 15 October 2017 in the Main Atrium.
"Not only that, we also invite Kijang Mas Culinary Class to enliven this event by presenting the chef and its mainstay as well as other events such as Kids Cooking Demo, Chef Performance and Plated Dessert Competition," he concluded (MAT)