Gorbhanga, Nadia 23 November, 2018 to 25 November, 2018
Soulful voices of the Bauls and Fakirs, the tunes of the Dotara, earthy touch of the village, all makes Fakiri Utsav of Gorbhanga an ideal setting for the music lovers. The fakirs of Gorbhanga beckon you to be a part of the music festival to be held from Nov 23-25 at Gorbhanga, Nadia. The fakirs in the past few years have been to almost all continents.
Bamnia, Purulia 22 December, 2018 to 28 December, 2018
Purulia is famous for Chau dance and Jhumur song and dance. For the last few years, Chau Utsav is being held at Bamnia village in Purulia. On December 22-28, Chau-Jhumur Utsav will be held at Bamnia. 5 Chau teams and 1 Jhumur team will perform on each day of this 7 days festival. The festive environment along with local enthusiasm is certainly worth a visit.
Shalkumar, Alipurduar 1 March, 2019 to 3 March, 2019
Bhawaiya Mela will be held at the Shalkumar, Alipurduar on March 1- 3, organised by the local Bhawaiya artists of Cooch Behar and Alipurduar. This mela is a part of the Rural Craft & Cultural Hub initiative taken by Department of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises & Textiles (MSME&T). Government of West Bengal & supported by UNESCO, to strengthen grass root entrepreneurship in reviving the trad