Special days and events that call for a quick trip to be a part of them
Jodhpur Riff 2016 (October 13-17)
In amalgamation with the global roots music, the interesting five day music festival set in the blue city is an enriching experience of rustic rajasthani music. The festival provides an open stage to folk musicians and artists from India as swell as across the globe. organised in and around Mehrangarh fort, the celebration provides an opportunity to witness rare rajasthani folk instruments, morning raga, jazz nights, meet and interact with legendary masters of the folk traditions.
How To Reach: Jodhpur railhead is well connected by rail to major cities like Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai and Kolkata.
Old world theatre festival (October 8-16)
pursuing its vision to promote and nurture theatre, the annual theatre festival will play host to diverse selection of stage plays from various parts of India. The festival celebrates the mainstream as well as contemporary theatre. Witness the galaxy of theatre stars with some of the listed plays like Saurabh Shukla’s barff, ila arun’s doll’s house and qtp’s wild track.
Venue: New Delhi and Gurgaon
How To Reach: the capital of India is well-connected to all the major cities of the country by a dense rail network.
Chitrashaala 2016 (October 13-20)
Paying homage to legacy, the second edition of Chitrashaala brings together forty noteworthy artists from India and overseas. Set in the middle of a private lake, the art endeavour is a celebration of a combination of architecture, music and art in Rajasthan. The festivities include performance by the barmer brothers, screening of a documentary by utpal pal and talk by peter markus and reiner langer.
Venue: Chittorgarh, Rajasthan
How To Reach: Chittorgarh railway station is well-connected to major cities.
Paddy Fields (October 15-16)
The first folk and fusion music festival is a concoction of music, from timeless and traditional pieces to thrilling contemporary rhythms. Coupled with vibrant festival field, the two-day festival is an exciting line-up of both renowned and upcoming artists to explore the unexplored realm of folk and fusion. Eclectic gastronomic experience, curated around the fusion theme is another highlight of the festival.
Venue: Goregaon, Mumbai
How To Reach: Mumbai is very well connected to the rest of India by trains