Bhubaneswar: The five-day long Gopalpur Belabhumi Mahotsav (Beach Festival)-2019 is all set to kick off at the port town from December 24.

The fest will be inaugurated by Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik.

During the extravaganza, people will witness a feast of hit songs and dances, including folk, classical as well as modern from artistes from India and abroad.

As per sources, this year’s special star attraction includes singers Sonu Nigam and Shaan. Besides, comedian-actor and mimicry artiste Sanket Bhosale has also been roped in for a performance.

Another added attraction of the fest will be the Palishree Mela organized by the government. Wooden products, Ayurvedic products, terracotta and textile items from across the country will be displayed and will be on sale.

The fest will continue till December 28.