The seven day Winter Sports feast 2023 begins at Attababad Lake in Hunza on Sunday.
In the feast, local sports competitions including ice hockey and ice skating will be held besides a grand cultural show.
Risme Shop, Risme Tao, Mayfung and other local traditions will be specially presented to attract national and international tourists to the area and help preserve the local culture.
Tourism department, winter sports Association and administration have completed all arrangements.
Competitions of winter games including Ice Hockey, Ice Skating and local games Basra, Pindok, and Baalbut are part of the event organized by GB Tourism, Sports and Culture Department. Various teams, including females across Gilgit-Baltistan, are participating in the event. It is the first winter sports festival organized in Attabad amid minus 15 degree Celsius and snowfall. A large number of spectators is expected to witness the event.
Trials will be held in all districts from 1 to 3 January, 2023 for the selection of players who desire to participate in the competitions of Sevendays Winter Fest 2023. The trials for selecting players from Gilgit District will be held at the Aga Khan Shahi Polo Ground on the scheduled dates at 11:00 am. Aspiring players can join the trials on the scheduled date. Without trials, no player will be part of the team to participate in the event. Interested players may ensure their online registration for trials from 22 to 30 December 2022 by calling the : 03465885405 www.sevendayswinterfeast.com