This Diwali, we are coming up with some unique ways to help you celebrate the ‘Festival of Lights’. No! It is not about the fireworks or the eco-friendly pieces of advice. But yeah, we have something which can light your mood and also help you accomplish your Bucket Lists at the same time.
Many of us who stay away from our loved ones might not be able to visit them due to the hectic schedules. So, we decided to give you some bucket list goals you can accomplish in this Diwali by attending events.
Carnival Fair Mumbai
Can Entertainment, Art, Culture, Food, and Fun be at the same place? Does it sound impossible? Well, what if we told you it is possible. Yes! It is in Mumbai, there is an event coming up this week in Goregaon East, a suburb of Mumbai. If fireworks don’t count for you; then just take your family to the Carnival Fair. The event boasts of Games, Fun Activities, Painting Exhibitions, Food Courts filled with diversified menus, Gift Centres and yes, Shopping too. So, if you are a Mumbaikar, you are more than lucky to find everything under roof. So, this Diwali, you should bank on this for some masti and fun.
Venue – Creative Minds Activity Centre, Goregaon East, Mumbai
Date – 18th October 2017
Entry Fee – ₹ 200/-
Mountain Biking in Pune
Folks in Pune can expect an adventurous ride this Diwali. Not with the fireworks though. But a bike ride shall surpass your boredom for sure. Yes, there is an event coming up in Pune this weekend, called as ‘Diwali Pahat Biking’. The organizers have made it more interesting for the bikers so they can go for a 100km ride to Baramotachi Vihir, an ancient well which is known for its steepness. Dear Pune fellas, here is a perfect destination to pacify your Diwali woes.
Venue – Limb Phata, 100kms from Pune, India
Date – 22nd October 2017
Entry – ₹ 300/-
What’s included – Breakfast, Tea, First Aid Kit
Run a Marathon This Diwali
Since the Fireworks are banned in Delhi. The locals now can expect a pollution-free city. But, what about the fun factor? There is a Marathon event coming up this week and this is the best time to loosen your muscles. The event includes the 5K and 10K run. So, get set, ready and run!
Venue – Nehru Park, Delhi
Date – 19th October 2017
Entry – 450/-
Ramanagara Night Trek with Rappelling
We all love the epic movie ‘Sholay’ which was shot in the rocky hills of Ramanagara, 50kms from Bangalore. Do you remember the ‘Gabbar’s Den’? Most of us have dreamt of being there at least once in our lives. So, there is an event popping up this weekend to test our adrenaline skills. The event boasts a night trek through the hills of Ramanagara where one can unveil the mesmerizing nature, a bonfire and rappelling, the terrains in the night which can tick your adventurous bones. So, tick this Bucket List today.
Venue – Ramanagara, Near Bangalore
Date – 19th Oct
Entry – 1250/-
What’s included – Transportation, Campfire, Night Trek, Night Rappelling, Breakfast.
Alappuzha Boat House
To make your vacations worthy enough and to stay away from the fireworks, Kerala, ‘The God’s Own Country’ should be on your Diwali Bucket List. This Diwali, visit the Backwaters of Kerala at Alappuzha or Alleppey, take a boat ride with your family and experience the serene nature of Kerala. If you are in for some refreshment, book your tickets and visit Alleppey for this weekend. Even though this is not an event, a boathouse ride can compensate your regular Diwali fireworks with some rejuvenation.
Venue – Alappuzha, Kerala
Entry – 6000/- to 15000/- ( Based on hours, not the headcount )
What’s included – Best Seafood.
Try something unique and light your spirits this Diwali. If you have a story to tell or if you have any Bucket List ideas to accomplish. Let us know. We shall be delighted to feature you in our platform.