Set amidst alluring hills and mystical woods, Shimla is India’s most popular hill resorts. For travellers who wish to explore Shimla beyond the touristy places and get an insight into the rich culture of Himachal, must visit this hill station during the grand ‘Shimla Summer Festival’.
Date: 2nd – 7th June 2019
Entry Fee: Free
Venue: The Ridge
Why is the festival celebrated?
The festival is celebrated to mark the beginning of the much-awaited summer season and thank God for the bountiful harvest.
During the Shimla Summer Festival 2019, the quaint hill station turns into a wonderland with thrill and excitement.Book Bus
Here is the list of the events —
1– The 5-day event starts with a half-marathon.
2– A number of competitions like ice skating, folk dance, photography and poster making are organised.
3– Various fashion shows serve as the best platform for fashion lovers to see the work of local designers.
4– A flower show is the major highlight of the event.
5– A large number of food stalls serving Himachali cuisine can be spotted across the Ridge.
6– Live music performances are organised throughout the five days.
7– Cultural performances by the local school children are also organised during the event.
As the hill station will be witnessing a huge influx of tourists from across the globe, getting tickets won’t be an easy task. So, don’t wait, make your bookings now 🙂