Christmas celebrations is incomplete without Christmas tree, Cake, Santa Claus and X’mas Carols. The Holiday Inn at Cochin welcomed this Christmas -New Year season with “Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony”. Superstar of Malayalam Cinema Mohanlal flagged off the celebrations by lighting the Christmas tree.
The organizers of this ceremony made it a little more special by inviting orphans from Valsalya Bhavan (a local orphanage). Popular actors Honey Rose and Dharmajan Bolgatty shared some sweet moments with the children. They distributed gifts to the kids and wished them advance “Happy X’mas”. Arrival of Santa Claus also made the ceremony more joyful.
Cakes and refreshments were served all around to everyone present in the hotel. The whole ceremony wore a festive look with lights all around and the Christmas tree lit up. It looked asthough the Christmas spirit came early and in full swing.
As a part of the celebrations Holiday Inn built a 7 foot “Ginger Bread House”. General Manager of the Holiday Inn expressed his excitement and wished everyone a happy and merry Christmas. The ceremony winded up with the Holiday Inn staff singing Christmas carols.