It is THAT time of the year again! Dancers adorned with oxidized and colourful jewellery, wearing bright clothes, twirling around showing off their perfect Graba moves in huge groups.. Yes! It’s the Garba time. These dancers practice for hours a day before the D-day and when they finally perform, it’s difficult to take your eyes off them! They dance delicately in such synchronization yet not missing any beat of the loud music, it seems surreal.
And therefore, we bring you a list of 8 most happening Garba nites of Jaipur, where, no matter you are a learned Garba dancer or not, your experience will be as high as their music volume.
Abhivyakti Garba Mahotsav
Need this be introduced? Dainik Bhaskar’s Abhivyakti Garba Mahotsav is the most popular and probably the unbeatable Garba Mahotsav of Jaipur. Almost, every Jaipurite has been there at least once. And, why not? The music, the food, the crowd, everything is mind-blowing!
P.S. Win special prizes for best dressed, best dance, best couple etc.
Venue: Rajasthan Housing Board Ground, V.T. Road, Mansarovar.
Date & Timings: 22nd – 25th September; 6:30 p.m. onwards.
Entry Price: Rs.200
My FM Fusion Dandiya
Jaipurites seem to love fusion in everything from food, clothes, music and now, DANDIYA! Thanks to 94.3 MY FM for organizing such a unique dandiya night. So, take that Garba costume out, collect a few friends and dance endlessly to fusion Garba music. Oh! And don’t miss binge eating on the yummy stalls to regain your drained energy.
Venue: Heiwa Heaven The Resort, Jaisinghpura Khor, Jamdoli Chauraha, Agra Road.
Date & Timings: 29th & 30th September; 7:00 p.m. onwards.
Entry Price: Rs. 400 (Single), Rs. 800 (Couple)
Dandiya Raas Season 2
Dandiya Raas is back again with another rocking season. The special part about this event is live performances by dance troupe whose moves will blow your mind. You can learn a few steps and tap your feet to the Gujarati music.
Venue: Krishna Paradise, Nangal 60ft Road, Jhotwara.
Date & Timings: 24th September; 6:00 p.m. onwards.
Entry Price: Rs. 100 (Females), Rs. 200 (Couple). Rs. 300 (Family)
Dandiya Night By Agarwal Women Association
The participants have been practicing from days to showcase their attractive Garba moves before Princess Diya Kumari and TV actress Smita Bansal as Chief Guests. If this isn’t enough to tempt you to be there, the organizers promise scrumptious stalls and a gala time. Enjoy watching a well-practiced Garba show here.
Venue: City Palace.
Date & Timings: 28th September; 6:00 p.m. onwards.
Entry Price: Rs. 100
Want to dance in a large ground with your gang to the beats of dhols and nagadas? This should be your go-to event. Organized by Rajasthan Patrika, ‘Dandiya Mahotsav’ is another much awaited, much talked about Garba nights. Memories made here will continue to make you happy until its next season. Thanks to delicious cuisines, ear bustling music, and an elite crowd.
Venue: Entertainment Paradise.
Date & Timings: 23rd & 24th September; 7:00 p.m. onwards.
Entry Price: Rs. 300
Ahana Dandiya Night
Jaipurites are not satisfied with the basic and hence, Dandiya Night with a fashion show, WOW! Along with it, there are numerous prizes, mouthwatering stalls and obviously groovy Garba music. And to make your night even more special, Cabinet Minister: Mr. Arun Chaturvedi, Jaipur’s Mayor: Mr. Ashok Lahoti and Miss Rajasthan 2017: Simran Sharma will be present there.
Venue: Heaven’s Garden, Nirman Nagar.
Date & Timings: 23rd September; 6:30 p.m. onwards.
Entry Price: Rs. 200 for females, Rs. 300
Dandiya Raas Season 4
Another Dandiya night which will force you to step into your dancing shoes and dance till your feet hurt. This event at The Heritage Valley will solve all your problems regarding hygienic food, a place for kids and a lot of space for dancing freely.
Venue: The Heritage Valley, Ghat ki Ghuni
Date & Timing: 1ST October; 6:00 p.m. onwards.
Entry Price: Rs. 500 (Rs. 200 food coupon included), Rs. 800 (couple)
Bollywood Dandiya Groove
DNA Waltz’s 2- day star-studded affair should be your propriety if you enjoy dancing to live music and love, top-notch crowd. To add more to your Dandiya experience, it offers a variety of delicious food and lots of exciting prices.
Venue: Suvarna Bagh, Opposite Mariott Hotel.
Date & Timing: 23rd & 23th September; 6:30 p.m. onwards
Entry Price: Rs. 199 (Single), Rs. 349 (Couple)
Take your beautiful Garba costumes out, call your gang and enjoy the Dandiya fever at these groovy nights of Jaipur. Thank us later!