Considered as one of the most popular festival and fair of Rajasthan, Mount Abu summer festival is a two day long festival held every year during Buddha Poornima.
The main purpose of this festival is to showcase warm hospitality and cheerfulness of locals which is shown with the exotic cultural activities of the land. The festival is a feast of folk and classical music including some amazing activities which gives a vivid knowledge about the tribal life and culture of Rajasthan. The festival celebrated with boat races, ballads, folk’s dances, competitions, and fireworks will definitely leave you mesmerized at last.
On day one, the celebration starts evolved with traditional ballad singing. A grand celebration starts at RTDC Hotel Shikhar. Later, everyone gathers closer to Nakki Lake to watch cultural performances of Rajasthani and Gujarati folks dance and tune. On the day two, numerous local competitions are performed like band show, horse racing, skating race, Ghoomar dance, Panihari Matka race, tug of struggle and others. The most vital celebration of all is the Nakki Jheel boat race and not to miss the famous fireworks on the last day, which also marks the end of this two day long festival.
This not to be missed festival is a rare combination of amazing culture and breathtaking location bought together which at last fills you with unforgettable memories to last for a lifetime.
The Mount Abu Summer Festival will be celebrated from 6th to 7th May, 2020, at Mount Abu, Rajasthan.
Content reference- TravelRajasthan.com