Folk Festivals at Jaipur

Entry : free

Address : Jaipur, Rajasthan, India

Why to visit Folk Festivals at Jaipur

Jaipur's vibrant festivals and events add to the city's appeal. Depending on when you visit, you can participate in some of the most well-known Jaipur festivals and cultural events. 

These celebrations undoubtedly represent a Rajasthani-style celebration of life, tradition, and culture. The tourists have the chance to view the various shades of the state.

Some of the famous festivals celebrated in Jaipur are:

  • Jaipur Literature Festival (January to February)
  • Jaipur International Film Festival (January to February)
  • Kite Festival (January to February)
  • Jaipur Photo Festival (January to February)
  • Elephant Festival (March to April)
  • Gangaur Festival (March to April)
  • Teej (July to August)

FAQ on Folk Festivals at Jaipur

What Rajasthani dance is known worldwide?

Rajasthan is renowned for its traditional dance and music. The most well-known Rajasthani folk dance, Ghoomar, is followed by a wide variety of other captivating and exciting dance styles.

What is the Elephant Festival in Jaipur?

In the Indian state of Rajasthan, the city of Jaipur hosts the annual Elephant Festival. A stunning procession of decorated elephants, camels, horses, and folk dancers ushers in the Elephant Festival.

What is the most well-known Jaipur festival?

Teej, Diwali, Gangaur, Kite Festival, Elephant Festival, Camel Festival, etc. are a few of the well-known festivals that are joyfully celebrated in Jaipur.

Where is the Jaipur Kite Festival held?

The Jaipur Polo Ground hosts the festival's opening. After three days, the celebration's conclusion and prize distribution are conducted on the royal grounds of the Umaid Bhawan Palace.

Special Tip

Most of the festivals take place in the month of January to March, so try to visit during this time. Additionally, a city tour bus will help you explore all over the city to view the vibrant festivities.

By Sparsh Kapoor

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