Islamabad: The Foundation for Arts, Culture and Education (FACE) has joined hands with the Aga Khan Rural Support Programme (AKRSP) to take the premium festival of the capital, “Music Mela”, to Passu, Hunza, on the 6th and 7th of August 2017.
The festival will take place at Passu Cricket Ground in front of the famous Passu Cones, celebrating the scenic beauty of GB along with musicians from across Pakistan as well as from that area. The festival will have music and various local food and craftsmen’s stalls to promote the enriched culture of Hunza.
The aim of this festival is also to promote “Responsible Tourism” in the region through media campaigns, and by installing trash bins at different locations.
A caravan of mainstream artists will travel to Hunza on the 4th of August 2017. stopping at different locations, playing music and celebrating the cultural and scenic beauty of the country.