Christmas celebrations and Park Street are always synonymous in Kolkata. The true spirit of Yuletide is missing unless you pay a visit to our very own party street. Park Street Christmas Carnival is the perfect place to indulge in fun, frolic and festivities with a healthy dash of flavorsome food and music. This one-of-a-kind carnival will make you feel all the more Christmas-y and merrier!
The sparkles of the lights, the songs of Yuletide, the wide array of scrumptious food, the all-decked-up trees, the festive spirits, the sinful smell of mulled wine and the crazy aroma of plum and fruit cakes – take the spirit of Christmas a notch higher. The intensity increases if you happen to be in Park Street.
Here’s what makes Christmas celebration in Park Street so special, so festive!
Sparkles and Glitters
The scene at Park Street is LIT. Beautiful twinkling lights are all things love, and they adorn the entire stretch of Park Street right from Russell Street to the far end of Allen Park. The whole area is decked up like a winter wonderland. The décor is quintessential. Big light-studded gates welcome you. The warm vibes fill up the festive area. No second thoughts, the Christmas lights and décor in Park Street are indeed beautiful.
Piping hot momos, delish hot cocoa and toothsome baked goodies are some of the delicious items to taste in Park Street Christmas Carnival. Each year, the food scene at Park Street is a gourmet’s delight. With more than 36 food stalls selling mouthwatering delicacies, food aficionados can indulge in multi-cuisine food options satisfying their salivating taste-buds.
Despite the famous restaurants luring you away with their expensive dishes but tiring long queues, it’s a sensory pleasure to dig into tubs of hot goodies from the food stalls on both sides of epic Park Street. They are pure delight!
The diabolic fruit cake from Flurys needs no introduction! The divine smell, the sheer taste and the gooey texture of the cake are to die for! Christmas is the best time to enjoy wine, fruit cakes, plum cakes, duck roasts, fresh bread and of course turkey – if you are a true blue Christmas-lover, you have to try Christmas special buffets. They are available at many places throughout the city. Just reserve the table in advance! Also, Christmas brunches are a thing nowadays! They are elaborate, delicious and quite reasonably priced.
Carols & Celebrations
Soulful Christmas Carols filling the nippy air is an experience never to forget! Take your friends and family to Allenby Park in Park Street and see how gorgeously a huge Christmas tree has been decorated to fulfill all your wishes. The blissful echoes of Carols, a beaming Santa Claus, plenty of gift goodies will surely make your evening special. Also, a lot of fun games and activities are organized for kids. Soak in the true spirit of Christmas and bid adieu to this year in the hope of something better!
Where to Stay:
If you want to stay in one of the best hotels in Park Street Kolkata, then make reservations early. December-January is the peak tourist season, thus hotels and guest houses fill up quick, and prices may also rise. We recommend, Hotel VIP International – It’s one of the most comfortable and cheap hotels in Kolkata offering all kinds of modern amenities coupled with delicious food.
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