Kala Ghoda Arts Festival 2016
Kala Ghoda Arts Festival Dates 2016
When: 6th - 14th February
The Kala Ghoda Arts Festival is one of the most significant cultural events of Mumbai, organised by the Kala Ghoda Association. The festival celebrates art in its diverse forms that encompass music, dance, theatre, fine art, photography, seminars, workshops, and a lot more. This nine-day festival is an attraction for tourists and has thousands of visitors coming not just from the city or country, but from across the world.
The main attractions of the Kala Ghoda Arts Festival are display of art work by some of the world renowned artists under Visual Arts section. There is also a culinary section – Food Art, where well known chefs and experts give live demonstrations on varied cuisines and host workshops as well. The Literature Section hosts poetry sessions, book launches, workshops, and panel discussions with noted authors. The festival has music and dance performances by distinguished artists and groups ranging from classical to contemporary and Indian Folk to international dance forms. The Film Section includes tributes to legendary artists and eminent personalities.
Apart from these events, there are many fun-filled and learning activities for the kids to look forward to under the Children Section. Also, many heritage walks are also organised giving the people an insight into Mumbai’s heritage.
The Kala Ghoda Arts Festival truly seeks to showcase a kaleidoscope of events that bring alive the rich culture of art in all forms!