By Disha Kameldeep
When feeling low, food and music is the way to go!
Delhi brings to you the finest food and music festivals that will enliven your existence.
The upcoming events promise the best of the best and every winter morning you feel you have no purpose, get dressed and go to the most happening events in the city and fulfill all cravings for tunes and tastes.
The Wave Of Maihar
The Wave of Maihar by HCL Concerts will be a soothing break from our busy lives. It brings to you the finest classical music from the city’s Maihar Gharana, a school of Hindustani Classical Music.
The Wave of Maihar features performances from the school’s very own Sarod Maestro Shiraz Ali Khan, Sourabh Goho and Arindam Bhattacharyya. This musical evening will mystify you while taking you back to your cultural roots and create a calming effect.
When: December 9, 2016
Where: Epicentre, Gurgaon
Entry Fee: FREE!
The Gig Week 2016
The Gig Week 2016 will be the most memorable music week with the best DJs and bands playing in different locations spread across Delhi. It features trending artists and bands including Skyharbor, Spud in the Box, When Chai Met Toast, Diplomats of Sound, Advaita and many more.
With sizzling performances and soul steering sounds, it shall be the most eventful music week of 2016. One week of partying and letting loose is exactly what you need as this year comes to an end. The Gig Week 2016 is music at the top of its game!
When: December 10-17, 2016
Where: Check the gig schedule here
Entry: RSVP an Buy Passes here
Gobuzzinga Momo Festival
Gobuzzinga is back to marvel us with momos from all over Delhi for the second time! This momo festival is like no other, as it promises not just taste but treasure.
Serving the wackiest momos including Vodka, Chocolate, Achari and Peshawari, this food festival promises to make all your momo food dreams come true.
When: December 17-18, 2016
Where: Garden of Five Senses, Saket
NASVI National Street Food Festival 2016
The NASVI Street Food Festival is one the most glorious street food festivals in India. NASVI is an organization engaged in cementing the position of street food vendors in our society and the food festival is a step towards that goal as it gathers over 500 of the most best street food vendors from all over the country!
It is the place to be as it hands out the most delicious, lip smacking and mouth watering foods of the country. And food isn’t all it is serving; the three day event features magic shows and solo and band performances besides other events.
You also get to meet and greet the world famous Masterchef Sanjeev Kapoor and Kunal Kapoor. Wait, there’s more! The Indian Ocean Band is playing on the last day to end the event in an extravagant etch.
When: December 23-25, 2016
Where: Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, New Delhi
Entry: Rs. 80 per day
Indian Youth Festival 2016
Indian Youth Festival 2016 is one action-packed, fun filled festival which will leave no person disappointed! An event to promote the potential of our youth, it features multiple events over the course of two days and leaves no scope for boredom.
All its acts are aimed at awareness but promise excitement every step of the way; you will witness stand-up comedy, music, art, fashion, talks and of course, food!
When: January 15-16, 2017
Where: FLYP@MTV Cafe
Entry: Rs. 500
Don’t let the winter cold wither your spirit. With food and music galore, let that smile warm the days!