The most awaited festival of the country is Diwali. The festival of lights, sounds, bursting crackers, sweets, colorful cloths and bright homes, Diwali is welcomed by lots of shopping and celebrations. For the shopping and celebration, people prefer Diwali Melas, where they can get almost all the items of Diwali at one place, with fun and happiness. Diwali Melas 2016 in Delhi is famous for its youthfulness and all festivals are welcomes with the most enthusiasm. New Delhi is popular for its bright and colorful Diwali Melas at different places of the city. People enjoy hangout there, do shopping, like to have delicious foods and enjoy various events held by the organizers of the Melas.
Find out the most happening Diwali Mela in the city this year. Below are the top 7 Diwali Melas 2016 in Delhi.
7. Dastkar Festival of Lights
About a weeklong event at Nature Bazaar Venue, Chhattarpur, Desu Colony in New Delhi, Dastakar is the famous Diwali event in the city. The event is held differently every year, like this year, people can find handicrafts made by the finest crafts people from across the nation. This event is a truly celebration of festivity, culture and giving. The stalls of gorgeous range of textiles, garments, jewelry, home decore and accessories. The cultural festivals from all over the country also held in these days.
6. Epicentre Diwali Mela
The biggest shopping extravaganza of Diwali is at the Epicentre Diwali Mela, in Gurgaon. The Mela bring lots of exciting and entertaining shows and events. There are also various stalls displaying apparels, jewelry, gift items, accessories, diyas and candles. There is also a big food court to indulge in delicious foods.
5. Defence Colony Diwali Mela
Defence Colony Diwali Bazaar is the famous Mela in South Delhi area. It is also known as South Delhi Diwali Mela. Defence Colony Residents’ Welfare Association organizes the Defence Colony Diwali Mela every year. You can find authentic food, shopping stalls, pop up stores, DJ performences, Games, etc in this colorful Mela, which are the main attractions. The Mela is conducted in the most vibrant area of South Delhi with full of lights, happiness and fun.
4. Select CityWalk Diwali Mela
Looking for an expensive gift or a souvenirs or apparels, no need to go to another area, as Select CityWalk Diwali Mela is the best place to rush in. The Select CityWalk Mela is conducted in the first floor balcony and the outer corridor of the mall. The Mela offers from apparels and accessories to curious for the home, Imitation jewelry and hand painted portraits and many more to count. If you are looking for luxury Diwali items and gifts, the Select CityWalk Diwali Mela is the best option. Generally considered as the destination of high class crowd, this Mela is for all who wants to enjoy to the fullest.
3. Dilli Haat Diwali Mela
Dilli Haat Diwali Mela is one of the famous hangout places by Delhiites. The Dilli Haat Diwali Mela is just like a carnival of games, Ferris Wheels, rides, stals etc., which shows the variety of our culture and tradition from different parts of the country. The famous Mela portraits diversity in our culture, it simply helps the visitor to get an idea about Diwali celebrations of each state. The Dilli Haat Diwali Mela is a special destination for foodies as this Mela is famous for the variety of food items.
2. Sunder Nagar Diwali Mela
Being considered as the mother of all Melas, the Sunder Nagar Mela has made the Delhi it is crazy for more than 52 years now. The Sunder Nagar Diwali Mela is one of the most authentic Melas happening in the season of Diwali. The Mela is filled with stalls, Giant Wheels, Magic Shows, Games, Home Décor, Clothing and Jewelry, Mouthwatering food, earthen lamps and candles and much more. Thousands of people visit this Mela and is one of the crowded Melas in this region. The Sunder Nagar Diwali Mela happens in Sunder Nagar Colony Park near Delhi Public School in New Delhi.
1. Blind School Mela
The Blind School Mela is one of the most popular Melas in Delhi which portraits the hidden talents and skills in blind students. This adds lot of emotional value to the products as the diyas and candles are mainly to give the light, but made by those who can enjoy its brightness. Blind school relief Association in New Delhi organizes this event every year. Filled with authentic Diwali goods, the stalls and Bazaars welcome each person coming for the Mela. One can find candles, lamps, handmade chocolates, sweets and home décor items at reasonable prices and candles made by blind students are the best among these.