|Feast of Tabernacles in Sri Lanka
2020 Festival Information - Habarana, Sri Lanka
Venue: Habarana Village by Cinnamon
Your brethren in Sri Lanka warmly invite you to attend the Feast of Tabernacles with them at the Habarana Village by Cinnamon. Habarana is a small city within the cultural triangle of Anuradhapura, Pollonnaruwa and Kandy in the North Central Province of the beautiful island of Sri Lanka, which is known as the Pearl of the Indian Ocean.
The Gamsabha Conference Hall at the Habarana Village will be the site for daily services which will be in English. All brethren will be staying at this same venue and are blessed with the unique and enjoyable opportunity to dine together each day. Three buffet meals are included in room cost. Meals will be served in the El Hena Restaurant which provides buffet meals for breakfast, lunch and dinner featuring local Sri Lankan dishes as well as excellent international cuisine.
The Habarana Village by Cinnamon is a 4-hour drive from the Bandaranaike International Airport and 6 hours from the city of Colombo. (If requested, local brethren will be happy to assist in coordinating transportation options from the airport or from Colombo to the Feast site.) The Village offers bungalow-style rooms surrounded by greenery with a nearby lake for boating. The air-conditioned rooms at Habarana Village come with private terraces, TV, a safety deposit box, and tea/coffee making facilities. Wi-fi facilities are free within the hotel premises. (http:// www.cinnamonhotels.com/)
Family day during the Feast is a traditional favorite in Sri Lanka, in which you’ll experience a special afternoon full of surprises and fun, followed by another afternoon of cricket, which the whole family can enjoy. The variety show as well as a family dance are sure to be a highlight as the Sri Lankan brethren are very talented and musical.
The hotel features an outdoor pool and facilities for softball, cricket, tennis, volleyball and badminton. The hotel offers tours such as hiking in the Ritigala jungle or riding an ox cart in Hiriwadunna. For those who dare to be adventurous, The Minneriya National Park, The Sigiriya Fortress and Pidurangala Rock (Sigiriya Fortress can be viewed from here) all destinations are under a 30-minute drive from the hotel. The ancient city of Anuradhapura is 1 ½ hours away.
A visit to Sri Lanka will be a life-changing experience. If you want to travel internationally and you earnestly desire to serve your brothers and sisters who live overseas, the Feast in Sri Lanka would be an exceptional opportunity for you. A visit to this tropical island where food is delicious and the brethren are gracious, friendly and enthusiastically desirous to see the coming of God’s Kingdom, is a Feast you’ll not soon forget!
We sincerely seek and appreciate your earnest prayers for God’s blessing on the Feast in Sri Lanka and on all the Feasts around the world where God has chosen to place His name.
~ David Schreiber
Opening Night Service: Friday evening, October 2nd at 7 p.m.
To register, click the Register button below. A $45 registration fee (per family) is required and will be applied to the Feast's conference hall expenses.
Habarana Village by Cinnamon
Your hotel reservation will be made by the local Feast Team. (If you choose to make your own reservations, you will pay higher standard hotel rates.)
Once you have registered, you will be emailed housing and feast information. You will be requested to send your international flight details for you and your family. Once flight information is received, your room(s) at the Habarana Village for the dates of your stay will be confirmed. (No room deposit is necessary.)
The room rates per day are as follows:
Single* $89 USD
Double* $95 USD
Triple* $131 USD
Upgrade to a deluxe room for an additional $40/day-USD
* Three buffet meals each day are included in room rates for all room occupants (single, double or triple). Additional charges for ale-carte meals, laundry, spa and coffee shop.
The above rates are also applicable for a pre and/or post Feast stay at the hotel.
Inquire about special pricing for families’ with small children:
Children under the age of 6 – no charge.
Children ages 6 – 12 are charged at a slightly reduced daily rate.
Adult rates apply for ages 13 years and above
For questions, email David Schreiber at
or call (507) 377-8151.