There is no sincerer love than the love of food. – George Bernard Shaw
Food and socialising go back a long way. In different cultures across the world, sharing a meal has been one of the best ways to connect with people. While it has always been a part of India’s culture, this tradition is now being revived by the emergence of food festivals in India.
In the past few years, food festivals have come a long way and have become one of the most sought-after options for people of all age-groups to explore food under one roof, and socialise. If you’re a foodie too, then here are some events you should check out:
1. Delhi Food Truck Festival
Date: 11 – 12 Nov 2017
Venue: Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium
The Delhi Food Truck Festival is a festival that defines the eclectic mix of good food, soothing music, live performances, activities and 2 days of pure fun and entertainment. After the success in April this year, Delhi Food Truck Festival is back for winter edition on November 11th-12th at JLN Stadium.
2. The ELP Food Fest | Eat. Love. Party |
Date: 03 – 06 Nov 2017
Venue: Expocentre Noida
Book your tickets here.
ELP brings to you an International Food festival like none before where you can eat all you want and party all you want with the people you love. With over expected 50,000 attendees, 100 outlets and more than 20 celebrity artists approx, you will get to eat, drink and mingle at the ELP food festival, while dancing to live music, enjoy celebrity performances, stand-up comedy, cooking sessions, competitions, game and so much more. You do not want to miss the perfect way to spend your weekend with friends and family.
3. Confused Desi Food Concert
Date: 14 – 15 Oct 2017
Venue: Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium
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This 2-day music and food extravaganza will bring you the food gems of Delhi. From Kulfis to Litthichokas, cuisines from Rajasthani to Punjabi, South Indian. Chinese, Mughlai and Fast food, never heard of milkshakes and options for Vegans to choose from. You can also enjoy performances by artists like Raftaar, Asees Kaur, Rocknama, Dance Kabila and several renowned DJs.
4. Oktoberfest 2017 at Effingut Brewerkz, Koregaon Park
Date: 11 – 18 Oct 2017
Venue: Effingut Brewerkz, Koregaon Park
It’s time to welcome the most exciting festival of the year. Say cheers to beery times as Effingut Brewerkz Pune brings to you the favourite festival of all beer drinkers – The Oktoberfest! Feast on some lip-smacking German delicacies such as Doner Kebabs, Schweinebraten, Pilz Pastete, Jalapeno Cheese Poppers, German Apple Cake etc and experience the different styles of craft beers like the Marzen, Kolch, Hefeweizen and a lot more. Celebrate the Oktoberfest with beer games, pub quizzes and live bands, get yourself some funky merchandise.
5. The Grub Fest, Delhi
Date: 27-29th October 2017
Venue: Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, Delhi
Book your tickets here!
The Grub Fest is back with its 5th edition in the capital and it will bring to you the perfect concoction of food, music and people. With 120+ food brands to discover and an outstanding line-up of musicians for live music, patrons can also check out the Grub Market where you can try products from up-coming food brands and the Grub Theatre which will showcase live demos by celebrity chefs.
6. The Beer Circus
Date: 04 – 05 Nov 2017
Venue: Stone Water Eco Resort, Bogmalo, Goa
The Beer Circus is a two-day celebration of a blissful state of mind crafted for the most unique experience. A convergence of Beer lovers, the best of Beer brands & breweries and beer traditions from all around the world, The Beer Circus aims to bring all of them together under one single roof.