In The Month of
: November & December
: Arts, Crafts & Cuisine
Lucknow Festival held in the months of November-December captures the undying stylishness and
splendours of Awadh, now Lucknow.
A sparkling showcase of the arts, crafts, and above all the wonderful cuisine of this land, the festival is an once-in-a-lifetime experience.
This festival celebrates Lucknow's living culture. The capital city of Uttar Pradesh is alight with excitement during this ten day long event.
Colourful processions, traditional dramas, Kathak dances in the style of the famous
Lucknow gharana, sarangi and sitar recitals alongwith ghazals,
qawalis and thumri create a festive atmosphere.
Exciting events like ekka races, kite flying, cock fighting and other customary village games recreate an environment of Awadh's nawabi days.