Lucknow festival is mainly an amalgamation of culture, arts and crafts of the royal city Lucknow. The festival is held in between the months of November and December which showcases the living culture of Lucknow. Lucknow, who is the capital city of state Uttar Pradesh also, enjoys the rich tradition and elegance of Awadh dynasty for ten consecutive days.
The year 1975-76 was observed and organized by Southern Asians as The Tourism Year. On this occasion it became a motive to promote Lucknow Mahotsav’s Art, Culture, and Tourism for national and international tourists. The decision to organize the Lucknow Festival was taken. During this period, with the exception of a few years, Lucknow Mahotsav has been celebrated every year. During the festival, an array of displays and events from Tonga races to Vintage automobiles reminds one of the past glories. It was held in Begum Hazratmehal Park for most of time .
Lucknow Mahotsav: Showcase of Uttar Pradesh Art and Culture and in particular Lucknavi ‘Tehzeeb’ so as to promote Tourism..
Time to Celebrate:
The Lucknow festival is held between the months of November and December.
During the ten days long Lucknow festival, excitement among the people enlightens with the performance of popular artistes, colorful performances, traditional dances, dramas, musical shows and above all the heavenly cuisines of the cultural city. Everything makes the atmosphere out of the world and creates a festive atmosphere. Apart from these other events like ekka races, kite flying, cock fighting and other traditional village games remembers the days of royal Awadhi custom and tradition.
27 Jan: Classical Concert – Ustad Amjad Ali Khan, Amaan Ali Khan & Ayaan Ali Khan
28 Jan: Comedy Night – Ali Asgar, Sunil Grover, Palak Muchhal
29 Jan: Poet Meet by Hindi Sansthan
30 Jan: Sufi Night – Javed Ali & Harshdeep Kaur
01 Feb: Rock Night – Farhan Akhta & Band
02 Feb: Punjabi Night – Meet Brothers
03 Feb: Bollywood Night – Sonu Nigam
04 Feb: Talent of Uttar Pradesh – Harshit Saxena
05 Feb: Awadhi Night by Peenaz Masani, Richa Sharma
06 Feb: Vocal Concert – Pandit Jasraj & Pandit Jaikishan
07 Feb: Gazal Night – Ghulam Ali
27th Jan to 10 Feb: Lucknow Mahotsav Theatre Festival
Morden Book Fair, Adventure Zone, Open Theatre, Chikan Gallery, Auto Expo, Photo Exhibition, Kite Competition, Nauka Railly, Vintage Car Ralley, Rifle Shooting, Kushti, Yuva Mahotsav, Theatre Festival & Craft Fair.
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