Grand Kerala Shopping Festival is an annual shopping event held in Kerala since Dec 2007.
The aim to create employment to develop traditional trade centers and to promote and develop commerce, trade and industrial sector of Kerala using the brand value of Kerala Tourism.
The Tourism Department, Industries & Commerce Department, Finance Department and Local Self Government Department of Kerala togetherly and equally contribute to organize this Shopping Festival and give it an International shopping destination.
Huge range of automobiles, electronic appliances, jewellers, textiles and the products like famous spices, cashew, coir and handicrafts from the production centers are easily available in wide charge and shops registered under the GKSF offer wide range of discounts, vat refunds, gift coupons, scratch and win, weekly draws, sponsored gifts and mega lucky draws etc.
For this year Grand Kerala Shopping Festival is starting in December 2015 and will last until January 2016 and it is celebrating its eight year.
The inaugural ceremony of the fest will take place at Kozhikode, a remarkable city in the state, and closing function will have the popular beach town of Kollam as the venue.