There are plenty of arts college festivals around India, but when there are so many options it is hard to zero in on one. If you do not wish to waste your time figuring out which college festival is most suitable for you, continue reading to find the crème de la crème of Indian arts college festivals.
Who said festivals can’t be educational? Enter NEF, St. Stephen’s College’s annual economics festival which makes learning fun and interactive with the help of events such as quizzes and simulations; something that cannot be achieved through textbooks. It is conducted by the Economics Society of St. Stephen’s College and it attracts students from various colleges and schools of Delhi. The festival also provides a platform for renowned scholars to give guest lectures such as Dr Jorgen W. Weibull, Professor at the Stockholm School of Economics.
Are you looking for an all-out energetic music festival? Want a night to remember? Then look no further than Tarang, a three-day long event that you will surely remember for a lifetime. It’s not just all music; you can also participate in PUBG tournaments. It is sponsored by popular brands such as MTV and Pepsi. Tarang also provides a platform for talented artists such as Kunal Kamra to steal the hearts of the audience. Even Canadian DJ Tara Mobayen makes an appearance! This is definitely a college festival all Delhiites look forward to every year.
If you are looking for a college fest where renowned artists come to perform, then Mecca is one of the best music festivals for you. Vishal-Shekhar and Mohit Chauhan are two of the many big names associated with this grand fest. Since 1976, Mecca has had the pleasure of having legends such as Jagjit Singh and Javed Akhtar perform on stage. Students from colleges across Delhi come to Mecca and have a great time with all the events. Treasure hunts and solo music performances are a few of the many events. You can even flaunt your own style in Mecca’s fashion shows!
Speaking of popular artists, Kirori Mal College’s Renaissance is another great choice for those who want an extravagant music festival. Over the years, Renaissance has welcomed many legendary figures into this grand celebration, such as Ghulam Ali and Amitabh Bachchan. Over the years, Renaissance has grown from less than 10 colleges participating to boasting participants in hundreds and audience in thousands. It is a festival with an excellent cultural spirit inviting youth from different walks of life. Renaissance also hosts exciting events such as fashion shows and literary events.
If you love rock concerts, beatboxing and live performances from other genres, Deepwoods is perfect for you. Moreover, apart from being a music festival, Deepwoods also has many other stylish activities such as a graffiti competition and an ethnic walk. Since its inception in 1980, Deepwoods has attracted an audience from Chennai and all over India, boasting around 30,000 youngsters. This college festival is also sponsored by popular brands such as Nestle, Vivo and Suzuki. Deepwoods also features interesting events such as miming and dance battles.
One of the most prestigious colleges of India hosts one of the most popular cultural fests – Malhar. It is considered to be one of Asia’s oldest and largest festivals. Malhar has been an annual fest for around 40 years and has grown from having a mere 100 participants to one of the biggest college festivals in India. In this three-day long festival, you can expect many exciting events such as face painting and solo music performances. If you have any great business pitches to share with like minded individuals, Malhar provides a platform for you as well.
Cultural nights and party atmospheres are what youngsters really dig these days. Gargi College has the perfect fest for you – Reverie. It hosts extravagant music shows and EDM Nights for you to dance your heart out. It also features food stalls serving the most delicious food. Gargi College also makes sure to give Reverie a theme each year. Moreover, Reverie brings forth many talented and well-known artists such as Monali Thakur to perform a truly mesmerizing display on stage. Enjoyment is guaranteed here. It truly is a reverie, except it’s real!
Another popular cultural fest is Women’s Christian College’s Festeve. You can expect all sorts of cultural events like dance performances, live music shows, theatre and art displays. There are competitive events as well such as Spelling Bee and Literature Quiz. Festeve is sponsored by popular brands such as Bisleri and Zebronics. Youngsters from all around Chennai come to experience the delightful events hosted by Festeve. This is a great choice for those who are looking for a pure and traditional cultural experience.
Bring a friend along and participate in a dual dance competition! Srishti hosts similarly exciting events such as a mime competition. For those who want to showcase their talents, ‘Tussle for Title’ is definitely the best platform. Srishti is the annual cultural fest that the youth all over Chennai desperately wait for. It invites youngsters from diverse backgrounds and has sponsors that are well-known across India such as Nestle. It is a 2 day cultural extravaganza that even invites famous celebrities and hosts competitions judged by the most talented individuals.
Do you love Bollywood? Well, Mithibai College does too, as they have partnered with famous stars such as Aishwarya Rai Bachchan for their annual cultural fest – Kshitij. It has become one of the most popular college fests in Mumbai. Since 2006, Kshitij has been blowing the minds of youngsters with their extravagant celebrations. One of the main reasons for the fest’s success is their thematic approach to the festival. The wide array of events including gaming and sports contribute to this fest’s greatness. You can even look forward to concerts by renowned talents like Farhan Akhtar.
Kritika Ware is a content writer and holds a Masters degree in Ancient Indian History, Culture and Archaeology. With an avid interest in all things related to art and culture, she earlier worked as an art conservation professional with a premier museum in the city of Mumbai. Currently working as a Content Manager with Onspon, she is involved with understanding the nuances of the event and sponsorship world and putting it into words. Her other interests include reading fiction novels and graphic novels and sketching.
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