NMMC promotes healthy eating habits among Kids at Navi Mumbai Food Festival 2016 Obesity and Diabetes increasing at an alarming rate among kids 2.5K Health Conscious Citizens going to Navi Mumbai Food Festival
Navi Mumbai Municipal Corporation (NMMC) is organising a food festival to promote cultural ties and healthy eating habits among kids and adults.
The Food Festival at Navi Mumbai is the first ever initiative by the Honourable Mayor Shri. Mr. Sudhakar Sambhaji Sonvane to promote healthy eating habits among the citizens. The forthcoming Food Festival is being held at CBD Belapur on February 11 to February 14, 2016.
“With lifestyle disorders percolating deep in our society, the lifestyle has changed and has raised an alarming concern about obesity and diabetes among kids. This initiative invites vigilant citizens to reckon eating habit disorder and save our children, our future,” says Navi Mumbai Mayor Shri. Sudhakar Sambhaji Sonvane.
The festival will feature and exhibit more than 100 food, craft stands, live performances by musicians and dancers. Among the food stalls, first time ever the festival will showcase – Organic Food and workshops, the festival will exhibit and conduct workshops to promote and teach some healthy cooking and eating habits among the citizens.
“The Navi Mumbai Food Festival 2016 is a platform to unite different cultures at the Food Festival and promote young entrepreneurs and home makers-bakers. Along with the initiative to encourage healthy eating habits, the NMFF 2016 initiates cultural ties,” adds Nehal Thakkar, Founder, Madea Creative House, the official event partner for Navi Mumbai Food Festival.
The performances will take place throughout the festival. The line-up of performances will include:
3-D Street Painting
Rock Band Performance
Celebrity Chefs to conduct workshops
Get Certificate for participating in One-day workshop by the ‘The Chef’
Innovative Mothers exhibiting Secret Health recipes
Cook Omega3 rich food with Institute of Naturotherapy
Free Health-check-ups for Kids @ NMFF 2016