As part of their curriculum, students of BA (Final Semester) of Nitte Institute of Communication organised Mangaluru's first ever Chocolate Festival - NICO's Chocolate Street.
The two day festival held at Forum Fiza Mall on the 7th and 8th of April was organised by Nitte Institute of Communication, constituent college of Nitte, Deemed to be University. CAMPCO was the title sponsor of the event and Forum Fiza the venue partners.
Ms Anita Jesuman, AGM, Chocolate Division, CAMPCO inaugurated the event on Saturday, 7th April and Ms Sai Prasanna Hegde, Deputy Director (Admissions & Administration) Nitte - Deemed to be University, presided over the event.
The two-day festival saw home based chocolatiers from all over Mangaluru displaying their chocolate based goodies. Everything from chocolate cupcakes, to puddings, pastries, smoothies, ice creams was on display and sale at the festival.
The festival also had some of the established cake and pastry shops in Mangalore participating and was open to the public from 10.30 am on Saturday to 9.30 pm on Sunday.