The much-awaited shopping festival of the year is back with a bang after 2 years, in time for the festive season. Confederation of Indian Industry’s flagship event CII Chandigarh Fair 2022 is all set to commence its silver jubilee edition on 14th October at Parade Ground, Sector 17, Chandigarh. The fair will be open to all public from 10 am to 8 pm till 17th October.

To be formally inaugurated by Shri Banwarilal Purohit, Hon’ble Governor, Punjab & Administrator, UT Chandigarh, the 25th edition of the fair shall offer a delightful selection of Consumer Durables, Apparels & Accessories, Real Estate, Home Décor, Handloom and handicrafts from the States of India, Healthcare, Lip-smacking delicacies, exciting games and much more.

The four-day fair brings 300+ stalls with more than 2500 products and 281 exhibitors from 14 States & UTs, coming from 40+ cities of India, giving a plethora of options to the people of Tricity to choose from for all their shopping needs. The fair would also host 10 concurrent expos, including Home Décor, Realcon (Real Estate), Haute Couture, Persona, Kitchen Central, International Arcade, and many more. The fair will showcase a variety of products to choose from the craftsmanship of artists from States like Karnataka, Jammu & Kashmir, West Bengal ,and Uttarakhand.

Expressing his views about the fair, Mr Prashant A N, Regional Director, CII Northern Region, said, “The last two years had been unprecedented, with festivities and celebrations coming to a halt due to the pandemic. We are happy to be back with the 25th edition of CII Chandigarh Fair, after the massive response received by the residents of tricity who have been eagerly waiting to visit the exhibition. This year, the fair brings in the best artisans from the country from States like Jammu & Kashmir, West Bengal, and Uttarakhand; one of the biggest auto shows with a display of 16 brands; and many more attractions suited to every palette. We truly hope that Tricity benefits from the shopping fest and enjoys what the fair has to offer.”

Apart from being a one-stop shopping solution for its visitors, the fair also boasts of being one of the largest display arenas for SMEs and MSMEs who have availed the platform as a powerful tool for experiential marketing that helps them engage with their audience. Participation from the National Jute Board and the support of the National Small Industries Corporation add to the takeaways of both the exhibitors and the buyers.

The exhibition is being supported by the Ministry of AYUSH, Government of India and National Small Industries Corporation; and State Bank of India.