Cidade, on 14th November, hosted two very different events to spread happiness this season of joy. It held its annual Cake Mixing Ceremony, the tradition that heralds in Christmas as well as an art activity, Paint My Cidade, on the occasion of Children’s Day. It was a day filled with fun and cheer.
In true tradition, Cidade de Goa whole-heartedly involved everyone in this ceremony, including all guests and staff. Massive trays of raisins, black currants, candied cherries, assortednuts and more were mixed along with the ‘spirit of the season’ in bottles – wine, rum, whiskey as well as signature syrups and spices to soak the fruits. The matured and seasoned fruits were used by the speciality chefs while baking the traditional Cidade Christmas plum cake.
Live entertainment, delicious snacks and sweet memories captured the joy of the festive season at this event.
To be the reason behind their smile, twentydifferently-abled students from Sanjay School – center for special education, were invited to Cidade de Goa to experience and enjoy the liveliness of the ambience and also exhibit their innate painting skills.
The children were welcomed with refreshing drinks and escorted to an exquisitely decorated hall. The children were put atease and allowed to freely interact with Cidade associates during the initial introduction icebreaker.
Their innocent eyessparkledwith excitement asthey were escorted aroundfor a property show. Attired inCidade t-shirts, the extremely talented children were captured on camera with their paintingkits, and their stunning artwork.
Caramel popcorn milkshake seemed to be the pick of the day from the carefully crafted menu. The children were thrilled to receive participation certificates; a small token of appreciation for workpassionately done.
Through these events, Cidade de Goaemphasized happiness and camaraderie. All around, it was atruly well spent and blissful day!