Having achieved the cult status the world’s 9th best dance festival, Sunburn is no stranger to music lovers. Pulling in the biggest names in the electronic dance music industry and closing the year every time in December, Sunburn is a mammoth party and an amalgamation of music, entertainment, food and shopping.
The festival doing the rounds and known as the best organized indie music festival in the country, NH7 Weekender is held in the cities of Pune, Bangalore, Kolkata and Delhi over three days.
Known as Asia's largest and finest Blues phenomenon, the Mahindra Blues Festival brings together some of the best Blues musicians in the world for 2 days of guitar-rippin', soul-trippin' music at the iconic Mehboob Studio in Mumbai.
This authentic event entices music lovers as well as travellers due to its unique location and includes an experience of camping out on the sands under the star lit sky, outdoor activities, exemplary music, exotic local cuisines and art.
If you are craving a quiet holiday enjoying the traditional folk music and arts of Rajasthan, make sure to attend its International Folk Festival held at Mehrangarh Fort, Jodhpur every October. Jodhpur RIFF is a not-for-profit partnership project involving two of India’s leading heritage trusts: Mehrangarh Museum Trust and Jaipur Virasat Foundation. The festival has been endorsed by UNESCO as a “Peoples’ Platform for Creativity and Sustainable Development.
3-4-5 Feb 2017
This two-day annual event held in the Sula Vineyards in Nasik is a mix of electronic music, Dubstep, Reggae and the likes with a healthy dose of wine, fashion, leisure and delight.
A festival synonymous with Holi festivals, rang is a unique music fiesta that promises “The Ultimate Electronic Music Experience” while celebrating the colourful festival of Holi.
Thaipusam is a key Hindu ceremony that is held each year during the full moon in the tenth month of the Hindu calendar – Thai – falling from mid-January to mid-February in the Gregorian calendar. It is marked in Malaysia by a public holiday.Thaipusam is celebrated by the Hindu people of South India and the mainly Tamil-speaking Hindu communities throughout Malaysia. Thaipusam is dedica ted as a thanksgiving to Lord Subramaniam (also known as Murugan) for answered prayers, and is also a day of penance.
Chennai music and dance festival or December Season is a celebration of classical music and dance of South India held during mid December to mid January in the capital city of Chennai, Tamil Nadu. The festival is held at a number of venues around the city by various 'sabhas' or organizations. Besides the auditoriums, well-known temple premises and heritage bungalows are being used as venues. The month long dance and music extravaganza will have performances of eminent artistes from various parts of India.