ASTANA – The capital birthday’s sweetest event,the Festival of Astana Confectioners, will take place July 4, at 10 a.m.in Congress Hall and is expected to attract more than 20 candy companies, according to organisers preparing the celebration to note Astana’s 16th anniversary.
The Confectioners Festival is held to promote confectionery skills and increase the level of confectionary arts in Astana. The festival provides anopportunity for confectioners and creators of exquisite sweets and pastries to demonstrate their masterpieces to a wide audience and for candy lovers to sample and purchase the delicious treats. Entrance to the festival will be free.
The centerpiece of the Festival is expected to be a cake called “Astana is my favourite city!”