Fairs and Festivals in Dehradun

Fairs and festivals in Dehradun is a unique characteristic of the region. It is actually a land full of fairs and festivals. Fairs and festivals in Dehradun, has its indigenous fairs and festivals, which pass on as a heritage through generations. During these days, the holy places takes the form of celebrations and happiness. Fairs and festivals in Dehradun is not merely a signature of its culture but is also a mirror of its social as well as economic profiles. These celebrations attract people from all parts of the globe.

Fairs and festivals in Dehradun include mainly the following:

  • Jhanda Fair
  • Tapkeshwar Fair
  • Laxmansidh Fair
  • Bissu Fair
  • Mahasu Devta Fair
  • Shaheed Veer Kesri Chandra Fair
Bissu Fair is held at Jhanda ground near Chakrata. This fair portrays a tribal fair thereby exhibiting their traditional cultures.

Mahasu Devta's Fair is chiefly a tribal fair. This fair is held at Hanol. The fair is celebrated in August

Last Updated on 14 March 2013