February 2018 – On 20 -24 January 2018, the Provincial Administration Organization of Phuket held the annual 10th Phuket Local Food Festival, with the aim of showcasing the island’s UNESCO-listed cuisine at the Saphan Hin recreational park in Phuket Town.
More than 50 food and beverage booths and food trucks gathered together for both Thai and foreign tourists to try Phuket’s delicious local food. Visitors enjoyed sampling everything from Phad Thai to BBQ fresh prawns, fried fish and satay.
Novotel Phuket Phokeethra was an integral part of this event, offering delectable Phuket food at affordable prices, so that the general public could sample the amazing array of food available at the 5-star hotel. At the same time, Novotel Phuket Phokeethra won the 2nd place prize for the best mocktail through Mr. Nifarid Weakaja, a waiter who competed in the Mocktails contest.