The Brunei December Festival will be back with various activities. The festival is co-organised by the Brunei Tourism Board and several strategic partners. Various exciting events are being lined-up to entice visitors. The year-end program is one of the government's initiative in making Brunei Darussalam the first holiday- selected destination. Apart from that, it is also a platform for the public as well as tourists to participate in many events and activities.

Speaking at a media conference yesterday afternoon, a marketing and sales officer of the organising committee said the festival can indirectly contribute to the tourism sector's target, specifically on the number of tourists in the country. Pengiran Mohd Fa'iq Izzuddin bin Pengiran Haji Mohd Airudin, the Assistant Sales, Marketing and Events Officer of Jerudong Park Country Club Sendirian Berhad, explained that the Jerudong Playground will organise interesting activities namely Animals in the Park, Story of Lights and JP Movie Night throughout the festival. The animals in the Park activity began early this month until 30th of December. Meanwhile, the Story of Lights will start on the 1st of December, while JP Movie Night will be held every Saturday starting from the 8th of December until the 29th of December. The Weekend Bazaar In the City will start on the 17th of this month until 30th of December at the car park area opposite the Royal Regalia Museum in Bandar Seri Begawan. The event is organised by Nur Badi'ah Event Management. Various stage performances will be also held during the festival. The Charity Fruit Festival will take place for 6-days starting from the 26th of December. Proceeds from the Charity Fruit Sale will be donated to the orphans' fund.

Source: Radio Television Brunei