What comes to your mind when I say Cherry Blossom? Japan? US? The mesmerising Cherry trees blooming with beautiful pink and white flowers makes for a picturesque moment and an enchanting memory. Well, now you don’t have to fly across the oceans to witness this amazing beauty. Shillong and Meghalaya are all decked up to host their own Cherry Blossom festival in November, 2017.
The festival will be held between November 8-11, by the Meghalaya government, in association with The Institute of Bioresources and Sustainable Development and Indian Council for Cultural Relations. Teh festival will be organised at four places – Polo Second Ground, JN Stadium, Ward’s Lake and Tara Ghar and will feature events like guided night walks, live music gigs, fashion shows that you can enjoy with delectable dishes and drinks from various regions. You will even witness some great art.