Surajkund Mela 2020: Major Attractions To Look Out At Surajkund Mela

Surajkund International Handicraft Mela 2020 is just about to begin. It has proved to be the major attraction for all the handicraft lovers. Take a look at the major details of the Surajkund Mela 2020 and book your tickets right away.
By: Kanishka Updated: Feb 12, 2020 14:30 IST
Surajkund Mela 2020: Major Attractions To Look Out At Surajkund Mela
Surajkund Mela 2020: Major Attractions To Look Out At Surajkund Mela

The 34th edition of a stupefying bonanza comprising of vivid art and crafts, music and dance, splash of colours and rhythm of drums is back with many countries participating in it. Yes, we are talking about the Surajkund Mela 2020. The ethnic cuisines and an immersive cultural ethos adds on to this international fest. One of the most awaited fairs in the city, Surajkund Mela 2020 is extremely popular for exhibiting the diverse cultural heritage not only of our country but also from around the globe. The handicrafts and handloom products from every corner of the country is put on sale at this Surajkund Mela 2020. Surakund Mela takes place for a fortnight every year in the 1st week of February.

Surajkund Mela holds special importance for artists and people who love to shop for handicrafts and handloom products. The Surajkund Mela is organised every year to give a mega platform to the small scale craftsmen and boost the handicraft industry of the country. Over 1000 artists and craftsmen from across the nation would be displaying their art work and handicraft skills in the Surajkund Mela 2020.
The Surajkund Mela 2020 will see a spectacular showcase of regional and international crafts, along with some traditional mouth-watering delicacies. The Surajkund Mela 2020, would attract more than a million of visitors from across the world. Here are the details about the Surajkund Mela 2020,that will answer all your queries regarding this mega event.

Surajkund Mela 2019_Cultural Event

Surajkund Mela 2019_Cultural Event
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Surajkund Mela 2020: Curtain Raised on 1st February

The curtains of this internationally acclaimed Surajkund Mela 2020 will be raised on February 1st 2020. Occupying a space on the International tourist Calendar since 1987 Surajkund Mela observes more than a million of visitors during the 17 day long event. The event will mark its closure on 17th February 2020.

Surajkund Mela 2020: Where is it being held?

The Surajkund Mela 2020 like every year is being held in the Surajkund District of Faridabad, with the support of Surajkund Mela Authority and Haryana Tourism in collaboration with Union Ministries of tourism, textiles, culture and external affairs.

Surajkund Mela 2020: Theme of the Mega Event

For the 34th edition of the Surajkund Mela, the state of Maharashtra has been chosen to be the theme state.This year the people will get to view the ethnicity and rich cultural heritage of Maharashtra along with other states in India.

Surajkund Mela 2020: Timings of the Event

The Surajkund Mela 2020 is open for visitors from 10:30 am to 8:30 pm. The visitors are free to explore the fair for an entire day, spend some good time with their friends and family.

Surajkund Mela 2020: Ticket Availability

If you are one of those who hates to stand in the long queue just to get the passes or the tickets for the event then here we have a way out for you. Click on the link below and you can get your tickets online and reduce the hassle.

Surajkund Mela 2020 Daily Events

Below find the list of Surajkund Mela 2020 daily event happenings which you can check and plan your visit accordingly.

Date Day Event
1st Feb Saturday ‘Mughlai Kathak' solo performance by Devendra Manglamukhi
2nd Feb Sunday Rítu Beri's fashion show ‘Ferghana Fantasy'
3rd Feb Monday Shri Rajvir Singh's Haryanvi Cultural programme
4th Feb Tuesday Himachal folk dance show
5th Feb Wednesday Singer & actress Akanksha Saini's live performance
6th Feb Thursday Singer Mahua Sen's music performance
7th Feb Friday Ritu Beri's fashion show ‘The Naga Narrative'
8th Feb Saturday Padamjeet Sehrawat's Bollywood dance performance
9th Feb Sunday Rítu Beri's fashion show ‘Únforgettable Himachal'
10th Feb Monday Live concert by singers Dr. Rinku Kalia & Vandana Mishra
11th Feb Tuesday ‘Nritya-Keli' Kathak dance by Jayant Kastuar & Group
12th Feb Wednesday Medley performance by international troupes
13th Feb Thursday Jazz classical fusion ‘Nav Swar Ragini' by Subhash Ghosh & Shiv Sameer
14th Feb Friday ‘Roohdariyan – Ek Sufiyana Shaam' by Rashmi Agarwal
15th Feb Saturday Manjit Singh's Hasya Kavi Sammelan

Major Highlights Of Surajkund Mela 2020

Surajkund Mela 2020 has a lot to offer to its visitors here are some of the major attractions of the Surajkund Mela 2020:

  • Uzbekistan is the partner nation for Surajkund Mela 2020.
  • The Surajkund Mela 2020 will also offer a variety of multi-cuisine food from across the country. The visitors can try out lip smacking regional, national and international food.
  • The ‘Food Court Haveli' of the Surajkund Mela 2020 is getting revamped for the international visitors to enjoy the traditional Indian cuisines.
  • Apart from handloom products and regional food, the Surajkund Mela 2020 guarantees entertainment. The Surajkund Mela 2020 will see performances by several renowned folk artistes and cultural groups from around the world.
  • Musical evenings at the ‘Natyashala' where the best of musicians from various states come together to treat your ears to soothing traditional music of different areas of the country, something you can't experience anywhere else.

Surajkund Mela 2020: Things to Do

  • Shopping: For all the shopaholics out there Surajkund Mela 2020 is here, where you can shop for handicrafts to textiles, carpets to wall hangings, fragrant soaps to organically grown spices, there's nothing you can't buy at the Surajkund International Crafts Mela. 
  • Cuisines: Now for the foodies, the Surajkund Mela 2020 is here to entice your taste buds with the ethnic taste from various states in India. Offering travelers the chance to indulge in varied delicious delicacies of different states and regions, the various food stalls and the enormous Food Court of Surajkund Mela 2020 are sure to take you on a gastronomical joyride.
  • Cultural Performances: Known for the rich traditional and cultural events, the Surajkund Mela is back again to give some peace to your wandering minds with some soothing regional and cultural performances.
  • Helicopter Ride: Enjoy the aerial view of the Surajkund Mela 2020 with this interesting and adventurous helicopter ride. 
  • Amusement Zone: The amusement zone is the place where your children will enjoy the most, after all the shopping you can just sit back and relax and see your children enjoy various thrilling rides at the amusement zone in the Surajkund Mela 2020. 

Surajkund Mela 2020: Places to Visit Near Surajkund

  • Surajkund Lake
  • Surajkund Hot Spring
  • Asola Bhatti Wildlife Sanctuary
  • Anagpur Dam 

If you're fan of Indian handicrafts and Indian culture, do visit this popular Surajkund International Handicraft Mela 2020 and give yourself a delightful treat.

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