Puri Music & Dance Festival

Festival | Cultural Festival


Puri Music and Dance Festival is celebrated every year in the month of November for 5 days. Various exhibitions, fashion shows, cultural programs, delicious cuisine etc are organised on the beach for visitors and hence it has gained momentum over the years.

The first Puri Beach Festival was inaugurated on 29th October 1993 by Late Sri Biju Pattnaik, a dynamic leader of Odisha along with Gulam Nabi Ajad, union minister for tourism. 

The main aim of the festival is the showcase the culture, art, craft, sports, cuisines and tourism of Orissa on a single platform.

Other Related links -  Festivals in Orissa | Orissa Festivals Calendar

Also Known As
Puri Beach Festival

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