The FESTEVE season is just around the corner and we cannot keep calm! What better way there is to start celebrating Navratri than an evening full of traditional Gujarati-Bolly music, crazy dance moves, and mouth-watering Sabudana Khichdi and Makhana Kheer? And all this at a Garba Fest with the best people in your life. Guys, we need you to be well prepared in advance, so get your lehengas and kurtas out, prep up some dance moves and take out those dandiya sticks. We’re gonna take you through the best upcoming Dandiya Fests in Delhi-NCR.
Remember, this list is in no particular order and each of these fests is as cool as the other and you may visit the one that best suits you.
1. Dandiya Utsavv 2K19
If you want to dance on the best Garba floor there is in Delhi, it has to be the one at Dandiya Utsavv 2K19. With an atmosphere dazzling bright, you’ll surely have here a memorable Dandiya night! Why, you ask?
Major Attractions: Live DJ, live international musical Dandiya, the performance by professional groups, game stalls, fun activities for kids, food stalls, selfie corners, prizes and surprises, joy rides, shopping stalls and much more!
So put on your dancing shoes because this is gonna be one heck of a party. We hope that once you get here, khushiyan ho overflow and masti na ho low!
When: 4th, 5th & 6th October 2019
Where: District Ground, Opposite Sector 13 Metro Station, Dwarka, New Delhi
Timings: 8:00 PM onwards
Get your tickets here!
2. Indirapuram Dandiya Utsav
Indirapuram peeps, listen up! If you want to celebrate the enchanting festival of Navratri by dancing to the rhythm of Dandiya, Indirapuram Dandiya Utsav is the place to be. You’re sure to have an awesome time at the fest, by dancing and singing without taking any rest.
Major Attractions: Live musical show, celebrity singers, Bollywood DJ, Gujarati Dandiya beats, dance performances, exciting prizes for best dressed, lucky draw and much more!
It’s time to pick up your dandiya sticks, groove to the tunes of the DJ, feast on delicious Navratri pakwans and click tons of crazy pictures! There are also some exciting Dandiya Workshops on 5th October so don’t miss them.
When: 6th October 2019
Where: Amphitheatre, Shipra Mall, Indirapuram, Ghaziabad
Timings: Starts at 7:00 PM with Maha Aarti
Book your tickets now!
3. Dandiya Night 2019
We just found out that this all-time favourite fest is back again this season and we can’t stop grooving to ‘Baaje Re Baaje Re Baaje Re, Dholi Taro Dhol Baje Dhol Baje Dhol Baje’. Guys and girls, take your chaniya-cholis and kurtas out, prepare to set the dance floor on fire with your killer Garba moves and hog on all the scrumptious dishes. What’s more?
Major Attractions: Fusion Music, choreographers, attractive prizes, photo booth, food and shopping stalls, and lots more!
A great way to kick-start the festive season, Dandiya Nights 2019 is an event you CANNOT miss. Dress up in your colourful best and dance the night away with zest as this is gonna be one heck of a fest.
When: 29th September 2019
Where: PSOI Club, Nehru Park, New Delhi
Timings: 5:00 PM onwards
Don’t wait around, get your tickets already!
4. Dandiya Dhamal 2K19
If you have been running tight on schedule, juggling between work and family, during weekdays all Navratri and still want to tick-off visiting a Dandiya Fest, then Dandiya Dhamal 2K19 taking place at the cultural hub of Delhi aka Dilli Haat is the answer to all your worries, Dilli waalon!
Major Attractions: Live female DJ, live international musical Dandiya, game stalls, fun activities for kids, food stalls, prizes and much more!
Guys and gals, live your wildest Garba dream celebrating and feasting all Gujarati style at what is called ethnic India in the midst of greater India! Nagada Sang Dhol Baaje, Dhol Baaje!
When: 6th October 2019
Where: Dilli Haat, Pitampura, New Delhi
Timings: 5:00 PM to 9:30 PM
Tickets cost you less when you get a couple pass. Get them below. Hurry!
5. Dandiya Raas & Exhibition
Now this one’s as authentic and as colourful as Dandiya nights can get. Back for the 5th time, Dandiya Raas & Exhibition is gonna have traditional musicians, delicious grubs, shopping stalls and a lot of other fun things, to give you the best night ever. Mark your calendars, it’s Garba time, folks!
Major Attractions: Dandiya Raas, DJ by Music Paradise, photo booth, food stalls, shopping exhibition, attractions for kids, gifts, trained dancers to help you and much more!
This much-awaited dhamaakedar event is just around the corner so we recommend you already get your outfit and dance moves on point as there will be special gifts for the best dressed and best dancer.
When: 5th October 2019
Where: Lawn, Community Centre, DLF Phase 2, Gurgaon
Timings: 5:30 PM to 11:30 PM
Tickets can be bought by clicking below. They are also giving away free Dandiya sticks!
6. Dainik Jagran Dance Dandiya Night
Listen up, Noida waalon! If you don’t have the time and energy to travel all the way to Delhi to make your Garba dream come true, worry not! Dandiya Night is coming back with its 3rd season in the heart of Noida. Get your outfits ready already.
Major Attractions: Professional Dandiya DJ, media coverage, lucky draw, Dandiya Garba Raas, shopping, food and game stalls, and much more!
- 5th October 2019 – Bollywood Acoustic Project, DJ Dipika Panday, Rhythm Dance Art
- 6th October 2019 – Rini Chandra, DJ Dipika Panday, Rhythm Dance Art
- 7th October 2019 – Shibani Kashyap, DJ Dipika Panday, Rhythm Dance Art
There are special prizes for best dressed, dancer and couple. Get ready to celebrate Navratri three days filled with sheer excitement, fun and color!
When: 5th to 7th October 2019
Where: Entertainment City, Sector 38, Noida
Go and get yourself a ticket now!
7. Dandiya Masti 2019
Maintaining its 15 years of legacy, Dandiya Masti is all set to put the tadka of dandiya in Delhi once again for 6 days starting from 1st October. Get you squad and explore the ethos of Gujarati culture the best way there is.
Major Attractions: Live band Tihai, selfie points, thematic decor, food court, AC halls, refreshments, free photographer, amazing gifts and much more!
Daily Aarti starts at 8:45 PM which will be followed by a colorful night of Dandiya and Garba!
When: 1st to 6th October 2019
Where: Rajwada Palace Emerald, Delhi
Timings: 8:45 PM onwards
Why are you still here? Get tix below!
8. Gurugram Dandiya Nights 2019
The countdown has begun for Gurgaon to host to a happening Navratri revelry in town. A hub of dance clubs, performing arts, entertainment, and leisure, Gurgaon has great plans to give you a Gujarati experience like never before.
Major Attractions: Live Dandiya band, professional choreographers, 4 hours of traditional & contemporary music by Dastak Band, Navratri special food stalls, game stalls, kids zone, shopping stalls, complimentary dinner, ethnic theme and much more!
Gurgaon, get ready for an evening filled with joy, music, dance and food. It’s going to be a bright night!
When: 5th and 6th October 2019
Where: Notting Hills, Gurugram
Timings: 6:00 PM onwards
Tickets available below!
9. Fusion Dandiya Night
With Punjabi Singer Jaggi Khan and Hindi Singer Neeraj Bakshi performing live just for you, the Fusion Dandiya Night is just the perf way to kick start the festive season. Watch-out for a cocktail of traditional activities and energetic Dandiya celebrations.
Major Attractions: Garba troupe, toddlers zone, food stalls, shopping zone, lucky draw and much more!
It is time to eat your hearts out, shop till you drop and whirl on Gujarati music!
When: 28th September 2019
Where: DDA Sports Complex, Sector 11, Dwarka
Timings: 7:30 PM onwards
Grab tickets now!
10. Garba Dandiya Night 2019 by Fantezy
As you can infer, the festival of nine divine and colorful nights is no more just limited to Gujarat. With Fantezy coming back with a Dandiya celebration this October, getting dressed up in beautiful attires, wearing chunky jewellery, and shaking legs to some Gujarati hits is all you would want to do this Navratri.
Major Attractions: Live dance and music performances by professional artists, workshops, food stalls
and much more!
When: 5th and 6th October 2019
Where: Kalu Sarai Parking, Hauz Khas Metro Station Gate 1, Delhi
Timings: 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM
There will also be a special workshop to teach you Dandiya Dance so you better get to the venue on time!
Why are you still here? Book your tix below!
We hope reading this post got you all excited and you make your way to at least one fest this year because you are special and you deserve it! May the auspicious 9 days of Navratri manifest energy, wealth and knowledge into your life.