International Paragliding Fest officially commenced on January 20 at the most beautiful paragliding hotspot of Kerala –Vagamon. Vishwas Foundation in association with Kerala Tourism and DTPC Idukki conducted this grand festival of flying.
The event inauguration was made really splendid with eminent dignitaries of social political and various aspects of life. Inauguration was done blowing colorful balloons into the sky by Honorable Idukki M.P Adv. Joice George and Peermedu M.L.A E.S Bijimol.
Inaugural evening made splendid by amazing performance by vibrant team Karinthalakkoottam, The folk songs and stories they presented made an awestruck feeling to all the people gathered at the Amphitheatre, Vagamon Adventure Park.
Another wonderful weekend happened was with incredible performance of a cultural group- IPTA Aleppy on 4th February 2018. The evening was splendid with performances indulging in unspoken yet authentic past life of Kerala.
Along with paragliding International Paragliding Fest had an exclusive adventurous arena as well, namely “Thrill Zone”. The arena featured 12 sports activities that are internationally renowned for adventure sports.
The closing ceremony of this grand festival of flying was on February 18th. The ceremony was inaugurated by Hon. Minister for Electricity Shri. M.M Mani. Followed by the ceremony, musical evening by the young and talented team of Bakery Junction gave an awesome end to the Fest.