Chan­drika Behl, Di­rec­tor at Com­net Ex­hi­bi­tions Pvt Ltd, Founder of Krack­er­jack Kar­ni­val, Gov­ern­ing Body Mem­ber, Jan Mad­hyam

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As win­ter en­gulfs the streets of Delhi in cheer­ful mist, Krack­er­jack Kar­ni­val, In­dia’s big­gest event ded­i­cated to kids and fam­i­lies is back on De­cem­ber 10 and 11, 2016 at the Jawa­har­lal Nehru Sta­dium. Keep­ing true to its spirit of ‘Shop. Play. Learn,’ the 10th edi­tion will bring an ex­cit­ing line-up of en­ter­tain­ment, work­shops and shop­ping to your heart’s con­tent. More than 35,000 vis­i­tors will be spoilt for choice as they get to choose from an as­sort­ment of prod­uct rang­ing from baby care, ap­parel, fur­ni­ture, ed­u­ca­tional prod­ucts, toys and games, organic prod­ucts, party sup­plies, photography, sta­tion­ary, sport­ing goods, ma­ter­nity, and much more. Prom­i­nent brands participating in­clude Dr. Ba­tra’s, Ham­dard, Hi­malaya Well­ness, Hin­dus­tan Pen­cil, Ko­tak Mahin­dra Bank, Mother Dairy (Safal), Nes­tle a+ ProGrow, amongst a host of oth­ers, will be present at the event. Fo­cus­ing on the holis­tic devel­op­ment of chil­dren, ed­uca­tive ac­tiv­i­ties will be or­ga­nized by PETA In­dia. Puja Ma­ha­jan, Early Child­hood Ed­u­ca­tion Man­ager, PETA In­dia, shared, “As Krack­er­jack Kar­ni­val’s An­i­mal Rights Aware­ness part­ner, PETA looks for­ward to help­ing chil­dren be­come com­pas­sion­ate cit­i­zens through fun-filled, ed­u­ca­tional ac­tiv­i­ties to en­cour­age them to be kind to an­i­mals.” Krack­er­jack Kar­ni­val takes pride in bring­ing to the fore­front some of the most unique brands avail­able in the kids in­dus­try. Globe Trot­ters box, participating for the first time, of­fer monthly sub­scrip­tion boxes for kids

which in­clude do-it-your­self ac­tiv­i­ties, games, puz­zles and sou­venir to help them dis­cover a coun­try. Shruti Jain, Co-founder, Globe Trot­ters Box, shares, “The Krack­er­jack Kar­ni­val is one of In­dia’s big­gest Expo cater­ing to chil­dren and their needs. Globe Trot­ters Box is proud to be as­so­ci­ated with this mega event in our pur­suit to in­spire cre­ativ­ity and cu­rios­ity in kids with fun and en­gag­ing prod­ucts.” Com­ment­ing on the event, Chan­drika Behl, Di­rec­tor, Ex­hi­bi­tions In­dia group, the or­ga­niz­ers of the event, said, and “We are grate­ful to Min­istry of AYUSH for ex­tend­ing its sup­port to the event which will give an added boost at mak­ing this year’s event a grand suc­cess”. She fur­ther added, “We are now in our 10th edi­tion and Delhi be­ing our flag­ship is very ex­cit­ing. Krack­er­jack Kar­ni­val pro­vides whole­some en­ter­tain­ment and en­gage­ment for kids and par­ents, and we can’t wait to un­veil all the sur­prises, en­ter­tain­ment and fun ac­tiv­i­ties that we have planned.” An­other interesting ses­sion will be the live astron­omy ex­pe­ri­ence for kids at the Plan­e­tar­ium- an in­tense ex­pe­ri­ence of the space be­yond our sky. Fur­ther­more, our Wildlife part­ner WildlifeSOS will host a num­ber of ac­tiv­i­ties in­clud­ing Rep­tile Cor­ner, Photo Booth, An­i­mal Pic­tionary, Art Project all this and more to sen­si­tize kids to ex­plore the world of an­i­mal king­dom. One of the most key fea­tures of this year’s event will be the pres­ence of a spe­cial school zone which will con­sist of renowned names like Apee­jay Rhythms; Lit­tle Mil­len­nium; MADE EASY Preschool; SHEMROCK; and S.C.J. World Acad­emy to name a few. With the ad­mis­sion sea­son knock­ing at the door, it will be a great chance for vis­it­ing par­ents to clear all their queries re­gard­ing the ad­mis­sion process from ex­perts present on the spot. The 10th edi­tion of Krack­er­jack Kar­ni­val prom­ises to be a feast of ex­pe­ri­ences, with a vast range of events be­ing in­cluded to give an awe­some fla­vor to a chilly week­end!

Tenth edi­tion of Krack­er­jack Kar­ni­val to be­gin on Dec 10

The tenth edi­tion of Krack­er­jack Kar­ni­val is set to com­mence take place here on De­cem­ber 10 and 11. The fes­ti­val will be held at the Jawa­har­lal Nehru Sta­dium. Fo­cus­ing on the holis­tic devel­op­ment of chil­dren, ed­uca­tive ac­tiv­i­ties will be or­gan­ised by Peo­ple for the Eth­i­cal Treat­ment of An­i­mals (PETA) In­dia, read a state­ment. The tenth edi­tion of Krack­er­jack Kar­ni­val is set to com­mence take place here on De­cem­ber 10 and 11. The fes­ti­val will be held at the Jawa­har­lal Nehru Sta­dium. "As Krack­er­jack Kar­ni­val's An­i­mal Rights Aware­ness part­ner, PETA looks for­ward to help­ing chil­dren be­come com­pas­sion­ate cit­i­zens through fun-filled, ed­u­ca­tional ac­tiv­i­ties to en­cour­age them to be kind to an­i­mals," said Puja Ma­ha­jan, Early Child­hood Ed­u­ca­tion Man­ager, PETA In­dia. The fes­ti­val will be an amal­ga­ma­tion of en­ter­tain­ment, work­shops and shop­ping. The Krack­er­jack Kar­ni­val will also have live astron­omy ex­pe­ri­ence for chil­dren at a plan­e­tar­ium. "As Krack­er­jack Kar­ni­val's An­i­mal Rights Aware­ness part­ner, PETA looks for­ward to help­ing chil­dren

be­come com­pas­sion­ate cit­i­zens through fun-filled, ed­u­ca­tional ac­tiv­i­ties to en­cour­age them to be kind to an­i­mals," said Puja Ma­ha­jan, Early Child­hood Ed­u­ca­tion Man­ager, PETA In­dia.

Here're the must-go events for your kids in Delhi

Delhi win­ters are al­most here and like most par­ents, you are at your wits' end about how to make the ex­pe­ri­ence of this great time won­der­ful for you lit­tle ones. Here are some ideas! Gear up for some ex­cit­ing ac­tiv­i­ties as the cap­i­tal read­ies it­self to play host to fun events for your kids. Help them stay en­ter­tained and happy both in­doors and out, through­out the frosty sea­son. Check out the top five picks of mustvisit events that you should at­tend with your kids in the com­ing few weeks. The Jun­gle Book - Jive: Get ready to meet your fa­vorite Jun­gle Book char­ac­ters like Baloo, Bagheera, Shere Khan and many more, as they all set out to hit your city this De­cem­ber. This op­por­tu­nity should not be missed. Come and ex­plore the jun­gle with Mowgli and his friends at the Jun­gle Book Jive show. It is an in­ter­na­tional stage pro­duc­tion for chil­dren fo­cus­ing on edu­tain­ment with a com­bi­na­tion of the­atre, dance and mu­sic. Jun­gle Book Jive is a stage adap­ta­tion of the fa­mous story Jun­gle Book. It is a must watch show for you and your chil­dren to re­live your child­hood and give your kids a life­time ex­pe­ri­ence of an in­ter­na­tional show based on the most loved and adored story. The event is lined up on De­cem­ber 15, 2016 at Sir­i­fort Au­di­to­rium, New Delhi. Smile In­ter­na­tional Film Fes­ti­val for Chil­dren and Youth 2016: This is an an­nual films fes­ti­val, or­ga­nized by Smile Foun­da­tion - In­dia, it's a spe­cial film plat­form de­voted to a greater ap­pre­ci­a­tion of mean­ing­ful cin­ema made for chil­dren and youth. This is a unique fes­ti­val which show­cases only films with sub­stance, sup­port emerg­ing film­mak­ers hav­ing ideas for value based films and rec­og­nize the lead­ers/pro­mot­ers of this in­dus­try for high­light­ing the di­verse per­spec­tives of Good Cin­ema through their films. The fes­ti­val presents fea­tures, shorts, live ac­tion and an­i­ma­tion films over one week, with a pro­jected at­ten­dance of more than fifteen thou­sand chil­dren and hun­dreds of film pro­fes­sion­als and em­i­nent guests from around the world this year. Krack­er­Jack Kar­ni­val: In­tro­duce your kids to a world full of dis­cov­ery, ex­cite­ment, learn­ing and fun ac­tiv­i­ties. This is the per­fect way for the com­plete fam­ily to en­joy to­gether. In­dia's big­gest kids and fam­ily fes­ti­val, Krack­er­jack Kar­ni­val adds that ex­tra shot of ex­cite­ment for chil­dren by al­low­ing them to meet and greet their fa­vorite car­toon char­ac­ters live on stage. They can also at­tend in­ter­ac­tive work­shops, en­joy cool rides and en­ter­tain­ing acts, shop the lat­est prod­ucts, rel­ish scrump­tious del­i­ca­cies and much more! So, hold on your ex­cite­ment for the 11th edi­tion of the car­ni­val, which is sched­uled to be held on De­cem­ber 10, 11, at the cap­i­tal's sprawl­ing Jawa­har­lal Nehru Sta­dium. House of Se­crets: The 6th edi­tion of House of Se­crets is a Christ­mas car­ni­val that fea­tures the most ex­clu­sive lineup of ex­hibitors dis­play­ing prod­ucts which ev­ery par­ent wishes to buy for their kids along with great learn­ing and en­ter­tain­ment op­por­tu­ni­ties for the fash­ion-con­scious kids of­fer­ing them an in­ter­na­tional-level plat­form. With over 20 work­shops rang­ing from bak­ing, kid's sa­lon, desert dec­o­ra­tion and in­ter­ac­tive art work­shops to shows like magic acts, sto­ry­telling, hula hoop per­for­mances and a show stop­per act by the great co­me­dian, Raja Ran­cho, kids can have a won­der­ful day out on De­cem­ber 10, at Se­lect City Walk while their mom­mies in­dulge in some re­tail ther­apy. Call of the Car­toons: Who said car­toons are just for watch­ing? Your kids can cre­ate a char­ac­ter too even if they have lim­ited draw­ing skills. Am­a­teurs, hob­by­ists and artists look­ing to brush up on their draw­ing skills can learn the art of sketch­ing and de­vel­op­ing amaz­ing car­toons char­ac­ters from the ex­perts and un­leash their cre­ativ­ity. Car­toon artists and ex­perts Nitin Chawla and Lovleen Chawla will set the ball rolling by pro­vid­ing ev­ery­one with an in­tro­duc­tion to the art of car­toon sketch­ing. The work­shop will pro­vide ba­sic pro­ce­dures and un­der­stand­ings of car­toon­ing to fa­mil­iar­ize ev­ery­one with the art, and who knows, your kid might end up cre­at­ing some­thing big that you can brag about.

Puja Ma­ha­jan, Early Child­hood Ed­u­ca­tion Man­ager, PETA In­dia

Chan­drika Behl, Di­rec­tor at Com­net Ex­hi­bi­tions Pvt Ltd, Founder of Krack­er­jack Kar­ni­val, Gov­ern­ing Body Mem­ber, Jan Mad­hyam

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