Duration: 21 days
Venue: Maidan in Kolkata
Significance: it acts a platform for showcasing all handloom
Handloom expo is hosted every alternate year in the Kolkata Maidan. It
was initiated long back in the year 1982. Calcutta handloom expo is a 21
days long event that gives a fabulous opportunity to the people of
Calcutta as well as the tourists to shop anything from bed sheets to
clothes at the most reasonable prices. Handloom expo of Kolkata India
has been attracting more and more people every year. It is sponsored by
the State Govt with the support of Central govt.
The fair has been continuously getting a very good response from public
and participants. The fair consists of nearly 130 participants, who get
a superb chance to showcase their exquisite handloom products. The
participants can be grouped under three broad categories, namely, state
level upper society, primary society and national level organization.
The fair provides a golden opportunity to Calcuttans to get well versed
with a vast range of handloom products.