Fairs and Festivals in Himachal Pradesh

List of Fairs and Festivals

JANUARY 

  • New Year Celebrations at Shimla, Chail, Manali, Dharamsala and Dalhousie.
  • Halda Festival, Lahaul.
  • Lohri-/Mahgi – Tattapani.
  • Phagli Festival, Lahaul.
  • Republic Day, Shimla.
  • Water Sports Regatta at Maharana Pratap Sagar (Pong Dam).

FEBRUARY

  • Winter Carnivals, Manali and Shimla
  • Baba Barbhag Singh Mela, Una
  • Lossar in major Buddhist Monasteries

MARCH

  • Shivratri, Mandi
  • Nalwari Fair, Bilaspur
  • Holi Fair, Palampur & Sujanpur (Kangra)
  • Baba Sundari Fair, Trilokpur (Sirmour)
  • Deothsidh Fair, Hamirpur

APRIL

  • Baisakhi Fair, Tattapani near Shimla, Kaleshwar Mahadev
  • Rewalsar and Prashar lake near Mandi
  • Sui Mela, Chamba
  • Rai Fair, Kangra
  • Markandya Fair, Bilaspur
  • Rohroo Fair, Rohroo
  • Spring Festival, Kullu

MAY

  • Festivals and Water Sport Regattas throughout State
  • Hidimba Fair, Dhoongri (Manali)
  • Banjar Kullu
  • Sipi Fair,Sipur (Mashobra)
  • Summer Festival, Dharamsala 4
  • Para Gliding, Billing Kangra

JUNE

  • International Summer Festival, Shimla
  • Shilooni Fair, Solan

JULY

  • Ladarcha Fair,. Kaza
  • Lahaul Festival. Keylong
  • Sair Fair, Arki and Mashobra

AUGUST

  • Minjar Fair, Chamba
  • Manimahesh Yatra, Chamba
  • Sharvana Fair. Naina Devi
  • Kinner Kailash Yatra, Kinnaur
  • Srikhand Mahadev Yatra, Rampur
  • Gugga Fair. Chamba, Bilaspur and Sirmour
  • Dal Fair, Dharamsala
  • Ashapuri Fair, Kangra
  • Independence Day Celebrations all over the State

SEPTEMBER

  • Fullaich (Festival offlowers), Kinnaur
  • Chhatrari Fair, Chamba
  • Bawan Dawadashi Fair at Renuka and Nahan
  • Hamir Utsav, Hamirpur.

OCTOBER

  • International Dussehra Festival, Kullu
  • Para Gliding, Billing.
  • Regratta, Gobind Sagar, Bilaspur

NOVEMBER

  • Lavi Fair, Rampur
  • Renuka Fair, Renukaji
  • Water Sports Competitions on Maharaja Pratap Sagar
    (Kangra) and Gobind Sagar (Bilaspur)

DECEMBER

  • International Himalayan Festival, Kangra
  • Ice-Skating Carnival, Shimla
  • Christmas Celebrations at Shimla, Manali, Dalhousie,
    Dharmsala and other places.