Food Festival in Delhi
Another lip-smacking and much awaited food festival of Delhi is, ‘The Street Food Festival’, organized by the National Association of Street Vendors of India (NASVI). The aim of the festival is to aid the causes of street food vendors and promoting healthy and hygienic food vending practices. Last year the festival saw about 50 street food stalls from various states of India. Makke ki roti with saag, fish, putta and egg curry, medu vada and Jharkhand banana jalebi were a few good delicacies that added to the magic of this festival.
There are many other food festivals individually celebrated by the hotels and restaurants of Delhi. Here is a list of a few festivals from famous eating outlets and hotels.
- Nadar Cuisine Fest - Welcome Hotel Sheraton, Saket
- The Great Goan Food Festival - The Mix By the BrewMaster, Kirti Nagar
- Steak & Wine Fiesta Eggspectation - Jaypee Vasant Continental, Vasant Vihar
- The Delhi Tea & Coffee Festival - Hotel Ashok, Chanakyapuri
- Midnight Biryani Festival - Yellow Brick Road, New Delhi
- World Chicken Festival Haute Saute - The Fusion Cafe,Greater Kailash
International Mango Festival of Delhi
Music Festivals in Delhi
Delhi Classical Music Festival
Department of Art, Culture and Languages presents this festival annually at Kamani Auditorium for five days with the objective of promoting classical music of the country.
Amarrass Desert Music Festival
Two day Amarrass Desert Music Festival of Delhi has a great international presence and is influenced by the great music cultures of deserts of the globe.
Jahan-e-Khusrau is a 3 day annual music festival presented by Rumi Foundation. The festival presents World Sufi Music and gathers many music maestros, since 2001.
This festival is a musical delight organized by Delhi Tourism. Sharad Utsav is an acclaimed festival of Indian classical music.
Shriram Shankarlal Music Festival
Shriram Shankarlal Music Festival is a 3 Day event celebrated in the month of February. This isone of the oldest music festivals of the country held at Kamani Auditorium in Copernicus Marg from lat six decades.