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4 Must-Attend Events in India

India, a land brimming with cultural diversity and vibrant festivities, offers a plethora of enriching experiences for both locals and travelers alike. There is a celebration for everyone, ranging from modern events exhibiting the newest in entertainment and art to traditional events steeped in centuries-old crafts. Make sure to put these five events on your calendar if you’re thinking abouttravelling to any of the below mentioned cities. From music and poetry festivals to spiritual gatherings and colorful carnivals, these experiences promise to leave a lasting impression, offering a glimpse into the rich tapestry of Indian culture. Join us on a journey through the heart of India’s most captivating events, where each moment is a celebration of life, heritage, and creativity.

The Second Edition of Sleepwell ‘The Sacred’ Cultural Festival

Immerse yourself in a two and a half-day extravaganza of art and culture, featuring 14 talented artists from the realms of poetry and music. Hosted in association with Teamwork Arts, ‘The Sacred’ promises soul-stirring performances, heritage walks, and insightful conversations with maestros like Faridkot, Karam Rajput, Jasleen Aulakh, Dastaan LIVE, Bir Singh, and Maharaja Trio (Banaras).

 Celebrating “SUKOON” – A Tapestry of Emotion, Mindfulness, and Wellbeing
When | February 23rd – 25th, 2024
Where | Amritsar

Bengal Bazar
Known for curating exciting design shows — Srila Chatterjee is back with a celebration of all things apparel, art, home decor, and food. With a five-year legacy to its name — Bengal Bazaar will feature contemporary designs by Shola Flowers, terracotta sculptures by Dolon Kundu, and other creations by brands like Sadaf, Needle, Amoli, Hasa, and The Bindi Project.

When | 15-17 February, 11:00 am – 7:00 pm
Where | Hauz Khas, Delhi

37th Surajkund International Crafts Mela 2024
Get ready for a mega blast of colours, beats and cultural swag at the Surajkund International Crafts Mela! A mind-blowing fusion of India’s diversity and traditions. Hosted by the Surajkund Mela Authority & Haryana Tourism squad, this fest is all about handcrafted fabrics and crafts that make you appreciate the Indian craftsmanship! But wait, there’s more – the 37th edition will also see the addition of other countries like Tanzania, Kazakhstan and UAE who will be joining the global fiesta.

Where | 37th Surajkund International Crafts Mela 2024 – Surajkund Meal Ground, Faridabad
When | 2nd – 18th February 2024

Timings | 10 AM Onwards

The Third Edition Of The Vault Festival
Dubbed one of Asia’s best craft spirits festivals — the third edition of The Vault Festival will feature over 60 brands (including top Indian names), popular mixologists, food experts, and master distillers. Sip on tequila, sake, whisky, gin, or rum while signing up for experiences by The House of Mala or The Pursuit of Smoke by Ardbeg while here. You could also dig into global bites or groove to heart-thumping beats. Need we say more?When | 17-18 February, 4:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Where | Jio World Garden BKC, Mumbai