When Pahela Baishakh arrives, the chic upscale hotels throughout the city adopt the trademark regalia of the festival. Dhaka Regency Hotel & Resort is renowned for ushering in the Bengali New Year with a few additional tricks in its collection. This year, the hotel promises no less an extravaganza for its city and overseas guests.
Offering a sumptuous range of time-honored Bengali cuisines alongside an array of festivities punctuated by live baul performances, Dhaka Regency will be serving extended buffet lunch (12:00-15:30) and buffet dinner (18:30-22:30) at its all-day dining outlet Grandiose Restaurant on New Year’s Day (14 April 2019). Each meal is priced at BDT 3,990 net per person with “Buy One Get One Free” offer available on select partner cards. Each meal consists of deshi mocktail shooters to welcome the guests, a tropical juice bar, and of course a range of hilsha dishes with all the accompanying indigenous rustic and urban cuisines. Aside from enjoying the live music, diners may also participate in a host of carnival activities such as face painting, rifle balloon shooting, bioscope viewing, toy actions such as bouncing castle, ball house, and mini-train, as well as snack on munchies such as fuchka, chatpoti, and candy floss, which are complimentary. Guests may contact +8801713332661 for more details.Dhaka Regency is also well-known for its annual children’s art competitions, which the hotel hosts bi-annually. Due to the exceedingly enthusiastic response the hotel received on previous occasions, this year, Dhaka Regency is opening the competition to 150 children aged between 05-08 years (Group A) and 09-12 years (Group B) to express their view of “Bengalism” through art. The competition is open to the public and participation is entirely free. While fostering the artistic expressions of young participants is the core feature of this competition, the hotel has also arranged exclusive gifts to motivate their interest in arts and crafts. Guardians are welcome to contact +8801713332545 for further details.