5 Winter Carnivals and Food Fests In Delhi You Can't Miss This December 2016
Eba Khan, NDTV | Updated: December 07, 2016 14:32 IST
Winters are beautiful and we are here to make it even more memorable this year. Presenting a list of Top 5 carnivals and fests in Delhi that you can attend to make the most of the season. Savour regional delicacies from across the country and sample intricate dishes from top chefs or go all out on a shopping spree with exclusive, handcrafted products for your home and kitchen. Then of course there are a host of fun activities and entertainment to tune up the tempo and make you have the best time. This winter, let’s spread the joy!
1. Krackerjack Karnival
When: 10-11 December 2016
Where: Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, South Delhi
Event Timings: 10:30 AM
Price: Rs.250 per person
The 10th edition of Krackerjack Karnival is all set to take place in Delhi on December 10th and 11th December 2016 at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium.
It is India’s premier ‘expo and carnival’ with exciting offerings. Meet and greet your favorite cartoon characters live on stage, participate in interactive workshops, enjoy cool rides and entertaining acts, shop the latest products and services and not to forget fill your tummy with scrumptious delicacies.The celebration is so big that one day is simply not enough, bringing you two days of magic and mayhem. So book your dates NOW!
Photo Credit: Facebook/ Krackerjack Karnival
2. Great Grand Winter Carnival
When: 24-25 December 2016
Where: Dilli Haat, Pitampura, New Delhi
Event Timings: 12:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Price: Rs. 20 per person
This winter, Contrive Events is celebrating ‘Great Grand Winter Carnival’ in Delhi. You can eat, shop, play and be a part of this elaborate celebration with your friends and family. Don’t miss the huge range of regional delicacies like pure Rajasthani and Maharashtrian food that will be offered from across the country. You can choose from a wide range of life and style vendors offering great variety of footwear and accessories, ladies can shop home décor while kids can enjoy camel and horse rides in the kid’s zone.
Photo Credit: Facebook/Grand winter carnival
3. National Street Food Festival 2016
When: 23-25 December 2016
Where: Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, Delhi
Event Timings: 12:00 AM to 10:00 PM
Price: Rs.80 per person
In its 8th edition, presented by National Association of Street Vendors of India (NASVI) and Food Safety and Standards Authority of India( FSSAI), National Street Food Festival is a vibrant representation of the myriad tastes of the country, complete with exclusive delicacies and food-items belonging to the streets of Indian states. Around 500 best street food vendors from across the country will travel to Delhi offering lip-smacking snacks, regional specialities, desserts and a host of local ingredients. It is also thronged by food enthusiasts and tourists from across the country. Coupled with fun and entertainment, it is one of the signature events of Delhi.
Photo Credit: Facebook/Street Food Festival- New Delhi
4. Go Buzzinga's Momo Festival
When: 17 December 2016
Where: Garden Of Five Senses, South Delhi
Event Timings: 12:00 PM
GoBuzzinga's Momo Festival is back for its second edition, much bigger and better. GoBuzzinga and Delhi Food Walks are creating a ‘momo heaven’ never seen before. They are bringing together the best momos from all over Delhi on one platform. Along with some vibrant entertainment, it's a celebration and a tribute to our favourite roadside snack. Chocolate, Vodka, Tandoori, Afghani, Achari, Peshawari and a lot more! You have to try them all.
Photo Credit: Facebook/ Gobuzzinga's Momo Festival
5. The Gourmet High Street
When: 4-6 December 2016 (postponed)
Where: Leisure Valley Huda Grounds, Sector 29, Gurgaon
Event Timings: 11am – 10pm
Price: Rs 350 for a one-day pass. Rs 650 for a three-day pass.
This festival offers food and wine lovers a rare opportunity to experience, educate and celebrate food alongside leading celebrity chefs and food connoisseurs. They have celebrity chefs like Sarah Todd, Manish Mehrotra, Vikas Khanna, Kunal Kapoor, Anahita Dhondy and Saransh Goila coming. One of Gurgaon’s biggest events, it has shopping, workshops, kid’s events and tasting competitions as well.
Photo Credit: Facebook/ The Gourmet High Street
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