With the onset of monsoon comes a new ray of hope and relief. With the plants going green and flowers coming in their full bloom comes a moment of joy. With the colors blooming from all ends, the festive fever also comes alive. The month-long sawan ka mahina, teej and rakhi comes with the bonding of love and get together not only of families but also of friends.
To make these moments memorable and cherishable, we have got a list of events happening in the month of August in our very own Pink City.
- Monsoon Tiki Delight
Keeping the spirit of the vibrant and colourful season of Sawan in mind, Pink City’s first and original restro bar on wheels – Steam at the Taj Rambagh Palace is celebrating- ‘Monsoon Tiki Delight’ till 12th August, in which it is offering a whole range of colourful, refreshing monsoon drinks and complimenting it with a choice of vegetarian and non vegetarian satay.
So, Jaipurites it’s time to revel in the spirit of monsoon with the exotic Bacardi Tiki Cocktails.
Date: 27th July – 12th August
Venue: Steam, Rambagh Palace
- Mad About Clay Exhibition
Almost all of us have at least once put our hands in clay and tried to give it some shape. Time to relive those days and try a hand onto it. And if you haven’t ever done so, indulge into something new every time and take chances as you never know what may come across as a hidden talent.
Date: 3rd – 5th August
Venue: Mool Foundation
To keep you trendy and fashionable this festive season, Jhalak offers you to flaunt all the fashion luxuries under one roof.
Date: 3rd-4th August
Venue: Hotel Holiday Inn
- Shimmer Rakhi and Lifestyle Exhibition
With the festival of Rakhi just 15 days away, what to gift your sisters must be the main question to ponder about. Come and pick some exclusive handmade and classy gift items to make it a memorable affair for the rest of the life.
Date: 9th-10th August
Venue: Hotel Sarovar Portico
- Talk Journalism
Often referred to as the 4th pillar of a democracy, media has been and will always be a hyped industry. Amidst all the fun and frolic of the season, some serious talks are a must for a smooth functioning. India’s biggest media and journalism festival – Talk Journalism is here again to discuss and debate about media.
Date: 10th-12th August
Venue: Fairmont, Jaipur
Celebrated by the Rajasthani folk women, Teej is a festival that every Jaipurite looks forward to. In Jaipur every year Teej procession is carried out in association with Rajasthan Tourism. The pomp and pagentry of the traditional procession starts out from the Zanani-Deodhi of the City Palace. It passes through Tripolia Bazaar, Chhoti Chaupar, Gangauri Bazaar, Chaugan stadium, and finally converges near the Talkatora. Elephants, old palanquins, chariots, bullock carts, and folk performances are all part of it.
Date: 13th-14th August
Venue: Tripolia Gate
- 3rd Edition of World Photography Day
How can world photography day not be celebrated with all the photographers and artists being together on one platform? If you are a photography enthusiast come and witness the 3rd edition of World Photography Day at Lalit Kala Akademi.
Date: 19th – 22nd August
Venue: Lalit Kala Akademi
- Women’s Adventure Monsoon Drive
Why should boys have all the fun 😉 This time its not the boys but the girls and their jeeps to go for an adventurous ride.
Date: 20th August
- Jaipur By Nite Marathon
If you are proud of the city in which you live, its time to run for its historic glory and heritage. So run to experience the Pink City. But before you get down to it, make sure to register yourself at http://www.jaipurbynite.com
Date: 25th August
Time: 7 pm onwards
Venue: Hotel Clarks Amer, Jaipur
A platform where you can find all the renowned jewellers of the city as well as the country at one destination. If you are interested in jewellery and its know how, this event is a not miss.
Date: 31st August
Venue: JECC, Sitapura
So, get ready Jaipurites for month long of excitement and celebrations coming your way.